Threat Spotlight: Covid-19 Test-Related Email Scams
COVID-19 test-related phishing attacks: Cybercriminals are taking advantage of the heightened focus on the COVID-19 testing and the current scarcity of tests to launch phishing attacks.
82% Of India's Workforce Considering Changing Jobs In 2022: Linked In
Starting the New Year with new possibilities, the professional networking platform LinkedIn recently launched a new job-seeker research, which reveals that despite the pandemic, India's workforce is optimistic about the future of work, and 82% are considering changing their jobs in 2022.
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FDA cleared first smartphone app for INSULIN DELIVERY
A leading insulin delivery and diabetes technology company Tandem Diabetes Care, Inc. recently announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance of bolus insulin dosing on the t: slim X2 insulin pump using the t: connect mobile app.
THREE WAYS DEEP LEARNING YIELDS NEW INSIGHTS FOR MEDICAL RESEARCHERS
Think of where the state of medicine would be without the blood pressure cuff.
The New, New Normal: What's In And Out In 2022 And Beyond
It’s often said that the pandemic ushered in years of digital transformation in just a few short months. In the blink of an eye, millions of people began working, going to school, socializing and shopping almost entirely online.
What Will Be Key Trends For Data Protection In 2022?
With the advancement in automation and Artificial Intelligence (AI) across economic sectors in India — the growth of malware, ransomware, and breaches is on the rise. The recent Dell Technologies 2021 Global Data Protection Index highlights that 70% of respondents in India believe emerging technologies—such as cloud-native applications, Kubernetes containers, AI, and machine learning pose a risk to data protection, and the lack of data protection solutions for newer technologies is one of the top three data protection challenges for organizations.
Recent Supply Chain Issues Highlight the Need for Modernization
The latter half of 2021 saw the global supply chain struggle mightily. Disruptions stemming from the pandemic, labor shortages, cyberattacks, increased consumer demand for goods and other global factors collided to cause unprecedented bottlenecks and backlogs.
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Tech That Paved The Way For E-Bike Boom
Millions of people across the world bought bikes during the pandemic. For some, it was a means of transportation and a way to avoid buses and trains. For others, it was a form of recreation. But even in this hot market, e-bikes were an especially bright spot, with U.S. sales alone tripling in 2020. While they are popular, they aren’t new. In fact, e-bikes have a long history. Patents for the earliest models were issued 120 years ago. So what made them so popular now? The answer lies in new technologies that make them faster, safer and longer-lasting.
Ericsson Launched Time-Critical Communication For Real-Time 5G Experiences
In the recent announcement, Ericsson revealed its plans about enhancing its 5G capabilities with the launch of an end-to-end solution that will guarantee the consistent low latency and high reliability demanded by time-critical applications and services for consumers, enterprises, and public sector.
Amazon Prime Video unveiled interactive clip-sharing feature
This first-of-its-kind feature, powered by X-Ray, is currently available for Prime Video users in the U.S. using iOS mobile devices.
Backed by Robust Digital Payments Ecosystem, Democratization of Credit to be Next Big Wave in India: Mastercard
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STUDY HIGHLIGHTING 5G Pacesetters
5G-enabled consumer services can unlock up to USD 3.7 trillion in cumulative revenue opportunities for communications service providers (CSPs) by 2030. This report outlines that 5G pacesetters who can demonstrate an ability to adopt new technologies, influence consumer perception and are prepared to invest and focus on 5G service innovation, are already stepping ahead of competitors in the race to new revenue opportunities. By exploring new 5G-enabed opportunities, more CSPs can become 5G pacesetters and grow their revenues at the same rate. - Jasmeet Singh Sethi Head of Consumer Lab, Ericsson Research
Twitter now available in US, New Zealand; allows subscribers to Undo Tweets, read Ad-Free News
First launched in Australia and Canada earlier this year, Twitter Blue—the subscription service offered by the microblogging platform—is now available in the United States and New Zealand across iOS, Android and web. Twitter Blue is available for a monthly price of US $2.99 / NZ$ 4.49 and with it, Twitter aims to offer subscribers, even more, features, more content, and more ways to participate in the conversation.
SNIPPETS OF ANNOUNCEMENTS MADE AT THE SEVENTH EDITION OF Google for India 2021
At the seventh edition of Google for India, which was held online on November 18th, Google announced a slate of new product features and partnerships in the country aimed at extending the benefits of India’s growing digital economy to more people. Announcements underline Google’s growing focus on product innovations that will help new Internet users in India get easier access to information in Indian languages, create more natural ways for local language speakers to interact with the internet, make the Android experience more helpful, and provide support to India’s small businesses and youth.
Threat Spotlight: Remote code execution vulnerabilities
Anyone with access to an endpoint with a vulnerable version of software can execute arbitrary commands over an HTTP request without the need of an authorization header. The expected response to this request would be a 401 “Unauthorized” response page. However, the user can execute commands with root privileges. These threats were previously seen during the Equifax attack back in 2017.
Zoho Corporation launched a new business division, to offer a collaborative e-learning platform
Zoho Corporation recently announced the launch of a new business division in India named TrainerCentral, designed to provide the growing community of knowledge creators a single platform to host live sessions as well as sell on-demand courses, evaluate students, build an engaged learner community, and manage their business.
Why We Keep Talking About Password Security?
Protecting your credentials is one of the most important things you can do to defend yourself from ransomware and other cyberattacks. There are thousands of articles on password managers, best practices, and multi-factor authentication. Network domains, SaaS applications, and other systems often require complex passwords in the credential set, and even the most basic computer user has been told not to share passwords. So, why are we still talking about this topic?
Sleep Technology: How Can It Help Fight Insomnia
Do you ever wake up in the morning feeling groggy, sluggish, and almost as if you didn’t get any rest at all? It’s more common than you might think. Sleep technology that monitors sleep quality oversleep quantity might be your answer to helping you understand how to feel more restful and energized in the morning.
Bring The Best Of Google To Your iPhone 13
Just got the new iPhone 13? Check out the following tips, recommended to help you bring the best of Google to iOS.
Google introduced two new tools that make Android phone even more accessible for people with speech and motor disabilities
Every day, people use voice commands, like “Hey Google,” or their hands to navigate their phones. However, that’s not always possible for people with severe motor and speech disabilities.
Biotech startup SweetBio and VC firm VamosVentures received funding through Apple's Racial Equity and Justice Initiative
Two years ago, Lauro Salvador injured his foot in a work accident, but for the 55-year-old diabetic, his ordeal was far from over.
Google Photos Now Offers New Sizes, Delivery Options For Your Ordered Prints
The team at Google Photos is currently busy rolling out larger photo print sizes, a new option to get your prints delivered right to your door and new canvas print sizes, so there are even more ways to print your favorite pictures.
Threat Spotlight: Ransomware Trends
Ransomware attacks have surged in 2021, with the number of attacks increasing dramatically and ransom amounts continuing to skyrocket. Cybercriminals are also expanding their targets, shifting their focus to our critical infrastructure and evolving into deep-rooted software supply chain attack campaigns, which can cause long-lasting devastation.
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Microsoft acquired Clipchamp, a browser-based Video Editing app
Small business owners, marketers, influencers, students, educators, families, and information workers of all types need the capability to make great videos with minimal effort.
Facebook partnered with Gurugram-based Indifi Technologies to offer collateral-free loans to SMEs
In partnership with Indifi, Facebook has recently announced the launch of its “Small Business Loan Initiative” programme for SMEs in India.
Can Electronic Nose Technology diagnose Diseases and Disorders through Smell?
Let’s know from IEEE Member Yangong Zheng