Govt tightens quality checks on imported electronics; smartwatches, CCTV cameras also under scanner

    To check the flow of sub-standard goods in the country, the Ministry of electronics and information technology (Meity) has added 13 more items including smartwatches and CCTV cameras, to the list of imported electronics that will have to undergo stringent quality checks, reports Mint. The 13 new items were added on August 17 to the Electronics […]

  • Microsoft Admits Windows Can Disable Third-Party Antivirus Software Under Certain Conditions

    HIGHLIGHTS Kaspersky filed complaint with EU earlier in June Microsoft says it offers Windows Insider to ensure compatibility It built Windows 10 feature to disable incompatible antivirus After coming under antitrust fire from Kaspersky in the wake of the WannaCry ransomware, Microsofthas attempted to clear the air by talking about its work on safety and security – namely […]

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    I-T identifies another 5.56 lakh under Operation Clean Money

    The Income Tax Department has identified another 5.56 lakh individuals whose tax profiles are found inconsistent with the money deposited by them post demonetisation. In the second phase of ‘Operation Clean Money’ launched in April with an aim to detect black money generation post demonetisation, the I-T department has used information received under the Statement […]

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    Google Discloses Windows 10 Bug Under ‘Active Attack’; Microsoft Working on Fix

    HIGHLIGHTS Windows 10 vulnerability is win32k.sys system call Google said it’s being “actively exploited” Microsoft is unhappy with Google going public before patch On Monday, Google’s Threat Analysis Group published details of a critical vulnerability in Microsoft’s Windows 10 that allows hackers to escape security sandboxes by using a system call with win32k.sys. The reason […]

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    Cisco Unveils LaunchPad Accelerator Under Startup India Initiative

    In a fillip to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Startup India’ campaign, US-based global technology company Cisco on Wednesday unveiled ‘LaunchPad’, an open innovation initiative to accelerate startups and support growth among India’s young developer community. ‘LaunchPad’ will help startups, their authorised channel partners and developers scale their solutions, address new markets and build digital businesses […]

    After Agusta, Pilatus Deal May Come Under Scanner

    The authentic stated the list could be passed over to the research companies for further probe. NEW DELHI: Whilst the political warmness generated via the AgustaWestland chopper deal is yet to die down, a few greater defence offers May also come Underneath the scanner, together with one on Pilatussimple trainer aircraft, defence ministry resources said […]

    After Agusta, Pilatus Deal may Come under Scanner

    The legit said the listing might be handed over to the research companies for in addition probe. NEW DELHI: even as the political warmness generated by means of the AgustaWestland chopper deal isbut to die down, some more defence offers may come underneath the scanner, consisting of one on Pilatus primary trainer plane, defence ministry […]

    East Africa’s used-clothes trade comes under fire

    GIKOMBA market, just north of Nairobi’s downtown, is a place to buy just about anything. At its entrance, where ragged minibuses push their way through rutted red mud, stalls sell piles of pillows, plastic toys, cutlery and soap. But the most common wares are second-hand clothing. Piles of old T-shirts and jeans; winter jackets, incongruous […]

    Check Out These Business Gifts Under $100

    For most on your gift list this year you probably want to keep the budget reasonable. However, there are always cases where it is appropriate to spend a little more. How much you should spend on business gifts will depend on a number of factors. But once you decide on your budget, you then have […]

    Amazon Now Selling Clothing Under Its Own In-House Brands

    In yet another effort to completely and totally dominate the shopping world, Amazon has apparently started a few private label clothing brands and has been quietly shilling apparel and accessories under those trademarked names with nary a press release to let anyone know. WWD cites KeyBanc Capital analyst Ed Yruma, who said the company has […]

    Best Camera Phones Under Rs. 15,000

    “I need a smartphone with a good camera” – this is a common phrase used by several buyers who are out for a handset in the market. The point of the matter is that the camera has become one of the most important features users need in smartphones. Increasing popularity of social platforms such as […]