• NEWS
    Best Ways To Protect Your Data From Ransomware Attacks

    Ransomware can be described as one of the worst forms of malicious software affecting firms and individuals today. It is unique from the usual type of malware such that the virus blocks the victim from accessing files on the device. Some kinds of ransomware can also encrypt the data on a user’s device, forcing the […]

  • ELECTRONICS
    Bengaluru’s electronics hub SP Road sealed

    BENGALURU: Sadar Patrappa Road (SP Road), a go-to electronics and mechanics hub in Bengaluru, has been sealed after a 31-year-old woman, who had returned from Rajasthan, tested positive for Covid-19. She was in institutional quarantine at Ibis Hotel, but was allowed to go out even before test results came. Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) and health […]

  • ELECTRONICS
    India unveils Rs 50,000 crore schemes to attract electronics makers

    NEW DELHI: Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, on Tuesday, unveiled the guidelines for electronics manufacturing schemes with an aim to strengthen domestic manufacturing of five global and five Indian mobile phone makers. The three Schemes namely, the Production-Linked Incentive Scheme (PLI), Scheme for Promotion of Manufacturing of Electronic Components and Semiconductors (SPECS) and Modified Electronics […]

  • COMPUTERS
    Computers, documents gutted at Panjab University’s botany department

    A minor fire broke out at Panjab University’s botany department on Saturday. The incident was reported at around 4.30pm after a security guard found smoke billowing out from an office room of the department. The fire was controlled after that. Ashwani Koul, PU’s chief of university security, said, “We had called the fire service but […]

  • NEWS
    Cloud Security Tips for Distributed Companies

    As companies adjust to the new normal during this COVID-19 pandemic crisis, it’s business as usual for cyber attackers. They’re still probing for vulnerabilities to exploit, and the rapid transition to a fully remote workforce has likely increased the risks to your organization. If you’re operating in the cloud, it’s critical that you examine access […]

  • ELECTRONICS
    Use electronic medium to produce accused, says HC

    KOCHI: The Kerala High Court Registrar-General has written to the State Police Chief directing him to ask the police personnel to produce accused persons before magistrates through electronic video linkage facility, even if it is for the first time. According to the memorandum issued by the Registrar, incidents have been reported from several parts of […]

  • COMPUTERS
    Quantum Computers Challenge Blockchain’s Invincibility: What To Do Now

    Timelines for the emergence of quantum computers may be fuzzy, but the threat they pose to the vaunted security of blockchain technology is profoundly real. Originally popular as fail-safe security for bitcoin enthusiasts, blockchain is making inroads across numerous industries, most notably as a track and trace tool proving the provenance of goods across vast […]

  • COMPUTERS
    How to Set Up Mail on Your Windows 10 Computer

    Using the Mail app on your computer can be a lot more convenient than logging into a website like Gmail. There are a number of benefits—including the biggest, being able to access your downloaded email whenever you’re lacking an internet connection. If you’ve just made the switch to Windows, or have just finally decided it’s […]

  • ELECTRONICS
    Component shortage, pent up demand to delay electronics repairs

    NEW DELHI: With some easing of the lockdown, customers with damaged phones and electronics are making a beeline for repairs and after sales services. Add to that, supply chain disruptions in China and India which have made it difficult to find components for models. All this has resulted in higher turnaround time for many customers. […]

  • ELECTRONICS
    Electronic transmissions: End of the road for the WTO moratorium?

    As the shadow of COVID-19 on the global economy and trade lengthens, international organisations are trying to prioritise their actions in the face of adversity. However, given the international rules-based system governing world trade, there are some matters which are time-critical due to their legal position, necessitating decisions in the near term. One such matter […]