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Internet Broadcasting Not Covered Under Sec.31D Copyright Act :Bombay HC [Read Judgment]

The internet broadcasting organizations cannot enjoy the benefits of a Statutory License under Section 31-D. The intention of the Legislature while enacting the amending legislation viz. the Copyright (Amendment) Act, 2012, was to restrict the grant of Statutory License under Section 31-D to radio and television broadcasting organisations In a significant judgment which can have impact on internet streaming services ... Read More »

You might not actually need a new computer. Try these upgrades first.

We all know our computers have limited shelf lives—otherwise everyone would still be rocking desktops from the days of Windows 95. But when exactly does that machine get so old and sluggish that you need to replace it? Good news: There might still be life in your current computer. You just need to improve the aging hardware’s speed and reliability ... Read More »

Honda Activa-based NAVi NOT discontinued; To soon get a major upgrade

The Honda NAVi mini-bike hasn’t been discontinued. The mini-bike’s production has been paused temporarily even as Honda is working on adding a major upgrade – the combi-braking system. By law, all two wheelers with engine capacity of less than 125-cc need to feature combi-braking. To add this upgrade, Honda has pulled the NAVi off production. The mini-bike will soon be ... Read More »

Xiaomi Opens First Mi Home Experience Store in Chennai to Showcase Products Not Launched in India

When launching the first Mi Home store in India, Xiaomi’s own store last year, the company’s Global Vice President, and Managing Director India, Manu Kumar Jain said the goal was to have a store where you could see not just the products launched in India, but everything that Xiaomi had to offer. On Wednesday, Xiaomi launched its first Mi Home Experience store in India, ... Read More »

First glitch in California cannabis sales: Computer tracking system not up yet

LOS ANGELES — California’s legal pot economy was supposed to operate under the umbrella of a vast computerized system to track marijuana from seed to storefronts, ensuring that plants are followed throughout the supply chain and don’t drift into the black market. But recreational cannabis sales began this week without the computer system in use for pot businesses. Instead, they ... Read More »

Export incentives are investment, not subsidy: Prabhu

NEW DELHI, NOV 27:   Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu has made a case for treating support measures to promote exports as investment and not subsidies, arguing that outbound shipments contribute in a big way to boosting growth. The minister emphasised that exports can benefit the economy in a much shorter term than any other economic activity. “We feel very ... Read More »

OnePlus 5T is not frail, durability test concludes

The OnePlus 5T starts selling tomorrow – 21.11 – and eager buyers are getting the chance to soak up the early reviews before they device if the phone’s worth it or not. Our own detailed review is up and found the 5T pretty good. It’s taller screen is great, battery life has remained solid but the camera didn’t impress. One thing we don’t test ... Read More »

Apple says stores will have iPhone X units, but not for everyone

The iPhone X pre-orders open this Friday, October 27, at 12:01 AM PDT, but if you want to walk into an Apple store and buy the phone you’ll get your chance on Friday, November 3 starting at 8:00 AM, local time. Despite serious concerns over availability, Apple says that its stores will have stock but customers are encouraged to arrive early. Keep ... Read More »

Computer back-ups: needed or not?

When disaster strikes, a good insurance company can help you put your life back together by paying to repair damage or replace anything that has been completely destroyed.  But there’s one thing no insurance company can help you replace: treasured family pictures.  Fires, floods, mudslides, and even tornadoes will destroy pictures, all too often leaving victims with nothing. Fortunately, you ... Read More »

CBSE asks schools not to strain students during 70th Independence day celebrations

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has asked its affiliated schools across the country to ensure that Independence day celebrations do not cause “undue strain” to students. Schools have been asked to celebrate 70th anniversary of Indian Independence along with the 75th anniversary of “Quit India Movement” to instill the sense of national pride and patriotism in students, a ... Read More »