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The new iPhone 13 models will be imported into the country to start with

Consumers to pay Rs 21,344 in taxes for iPhone 13 mini; up to Rs 40,034.90 for iPhone 13 Pro Max

Sep 15, 2021

As always, this is the outrage on many social media platforms but what most fail to recognize is the duties, taxes the iPhone attracts.

These unofficial mods violate the terms and conditions set by these tech companies and hence, put you and your data at risk. Photo: Reuters

Worried about the WhatsApp mod hacking your device? Here's how to fix it

Aug 27, 2021

Rapid battery drain, unexpected pop-up ads, random subscription charges and an abnormal spike in data consumption could all mean that your smartphone has been compromised

Puneet Chandok, President, AWS India and South Asia at BT Tech Conclave

Data can become lifeblood of businesses: AWS India President Puneet Chandok 

Aug 27, 2021

Starting with unbound data, Chandok says - there are three Vs of data that are used quite frequently - velocity, volume and variety

Cybercriminals send out fake emails and messages, which often contain a link that when clicked leads to a malicious website, compromising your device and account

How to keep data safe from cyberattacks

Aug 26, 2021

Between January 2021 and March 2021, it blocked 49.6 million phishing attempts, 46.3 million file-based malware, 686,000 mobile malware files and 536,137 ransomware detections

Zoom agreed to security measures including alerting users when meeting hosts or other participants use third-party apps in meetings.

Zoom to pay $85 million to settle lawsuit on violation of users' privacy, 'Zoombombing'

Aug 01, 2021

Subscribers in the proposed class action would be eligible for 15% refunds on their core subscriptions or $25, whichever is larger, while others could receive up to $15.

Clubhouse is a popular audio-only social media app where people come together to talk, listen and learn from each other in real-time.

Twitter post says leaked data of Clubhouse users up for sale

Jul 24, 2021

According to the tweet, the leaked data includes mobile, fixed-line, private and professional numbers and the data will be sold through a private auction.

A Pegasus customer is required to set up a physical office for operating the program (Source: Reuters)

Pegasus spyware: Check out hardware requirement, cost to install

Jul 24, 2021

Israeli cyber-intelligence firm NSO Group's spyware Pegasus is an extremely sophisticated program that is designed for use by government agencies and is not meant to be operated by individuals or small groups

Not just restrictive, the previous rules hampered the industry growth as a lot of pieces were missing

New rules to boost investments in the drones sector

Jul 15, 2021

A slew of tech firms like Amazon, Swiggy, Zomato and Dunzo are exploring drone-based delivery systems over the past two years

The company said its merchant partners felt the need to build a direct communication channel with their consumers.

Uber India comes up with storytelling feature on Eats app; here's what it is

Jul 06, 2021

The feature has so far been rolled out only in the US and Canada, Uber said, adding that it reinforces the 'Make in India for the World' vision.

Earlier, Twitter's interim resident grievance officer for India, Dharmendra Chatur, had stepped down.

In final stages of appointing resident grievance officer: Twitter tells Delhi HC

Jul 03, 2021

The US-based company filed the affidavit in response to a notice issued by court over its non-compliance with the new IT rules.

A Twitter post claiming citizens to verify their social media accounts with a government ID has gone viral on social media

Fact Check: Are users required to verify their social media accounts within 3 months? Know truth here

Feb 28, 2021

The Centre has clarified that it is not mandatory for citizens to verify their social media accounts and that it has only asked social media platforms to ensure a mechanism for those who wish to do it voluntarily