Prohibition not a solution: Ekta Kapoor on demand to regulate digital content

Ekta Kapoor is not in favour of regulating streaming platforms. Producer Ekta Kapoor is not in favour of regulating streaming platforms as she believes it will only create a bigger need for unregulated content. The Supreme Court has sought the government’s response on a plea to regulate the functioning of streaming platforms like Netflix and … Read more Prohibition not a solution: Ekta Kapoor on demand to regulate digital content

Facebook Partners With NCW for Digital Literacy for Women

Facebook on Monday announced its partnership with the National Commission for Women (NCW) to conduct a digital literacy programme aimed at training women scholars in Panjab University. “We are committed to equipping women to express themselves freely. That’s why we invested through our products, policies and community education programmes to create a safe space for women … Read more Facebook Partners With NCW for Digital Literacy for Women

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Apologises at EU Grilling Over His ‘Digital Monster’

Facebook’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg answers questions at the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium HIGHLIGHTS Zuckerberg’s appearance failed to satisfy MEPs They accused him of dodging questions His testimony in European Parliament was live-streamed Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg apologised to the European Parliament on Tuesday for the “harm” caused by a huge breach of users’ data and by a failure to … Read more Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Apologises at EU Grilling Over His ‘Digital Monster’

Google Tez UPI-Based Digital Payments App Launched in India

Google Tez has become the latest UPI-based payments app in the country, propelling the Internet search giant into the league of companies eyeing a piece of India’s digital payments pie. The new Google Tez app can be used to pay for movie tickets, utility bills, and make other transactions online. The company will hold a launch event for … Read more Google Tez UPI-Based Digital Payments App Launched in India

WhatsApp Says It’s ‘Excited’ About Digital Projects in India

Day after the Unified Payments Interface (UPI) on WhatsApp was spotted in the Google Play Beta Programme, a top WhatsApp executive says the mobile messaging app is excited about the government’s digitisation drive and the future projects in the country. Without delving into the details about when the instant money transfer gateway would finally be introduced in India which has over 200 … Read more WhatsApp Says It’s ‘Excited’ About Digital Projects in India

Banks rush to buy cyber security cover as digital payments rise

Representative image MUMBAI: At a time when cyber threats are on the rise for banks for increasing cashless transactions and effects of demonetization, insurers see rise in demand for cyber insurance and cyber liability insurance, in particular. This is despite the fact that the industry base for cyber insurance is currently as low as Rs … Read more Banks rush to buy cyber security cover as digital payments rise

Delhi World Book Fair 2017: Oxford University Press to showcase its print, digital and blended learning solutions

Oxford University Press (OUP), the world’s largest university press, will participate at the New Delhi World Book Fair to be held from January 7 to 15. Visitors to the OUP stall at the World Book Fair will have a chance to look at OUP’s education, reference and academic titles covering a wide range of subjects … Read more Delhi World Book Fair 2017: Oxford University Press to showcase its print, digital and blended learning solutions

Digital Unlocked’ initiative announced by Google CEO Sundar Pichai: Small businesses to benefit

Google CEO Sundar Pichai on Wednesday, announced the launch of Digital Unlocked, an initiative to help small scale businesses and startups to go digital. An app called Primer will also be available for Android and iOS which will offer basic and advance mobile training. ‘Digital Unlocked’ launched by Google CEO Sundar Pichai RELATED STORIES Chennai … Read more Digital Unlocked’ initiative announced by Google CEO Sundar Pichai: Small businesses to benefit

Digital Storm’s itty-bitty Bolt X gaming PC delivers big-time cooling and performance

Boutique PC builder Digital Storm specializes in the sort of highly customized, jaw-dropping enthusiast PCs that grace the covers of computer magazines and leave you drooling with envy. That laser focus has allowed the company to spend years perfecting the design of its already damned near perfect Bolt small form-factor PC; in 2015, Digital Storm … Read more Digital Storm’s itty-bitty Bolt X gaming PC delivers big-time cooling and performance

UGC issues directives to educational institutions to promote digital economy

Union Minister for HRD Prakash Javadekar, in recent times, issued a direction to educational institutions to adopt and promote cashless transactions and conduct of business. Digital economy RELATED STORIES 11 points Prakash Javadekar highlighted on education at #AAJTakAgenda2016 Delhi can appoint retired govt. teachers if required: Manish Sisodia No US jobs for IIT Bombay this … Read more UGC issues directives to educational institutions to promote digital economy