Will Charcnock has been appointesd as new Vice President and Chief Technology Officer at Linode

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Linode Appoints Will Charnock As The New Vice President, Chief Technology Officer

The world's largest independent cloud computing infrastructure provider, Linode has appointed Will Charnock as the new Vice President and Chief Technology Officer. Charnock has nearly two decades of experience in leading technical teams and scaling infrastructure across a range of startups and global organizations, including as CTO at Stackpath. At Linode, Charnock will help the company to strengthen Lindoe's position among hyper-scale cloud… read-more

Fri, 09 Jul 2021 - 07:40 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Linode, Cloud, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud, AMAZON WEB SERVICES

Courtesy: Press Release

Dhaval Ponda, Global Head of Media & Entertainment Business at Tata Communications

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SailGP Becomes First Org To V-VAR Developed By Tata Communications

SailGP, the organizer of the global sailing championship, has become the first sports organization to deploy a Virtual Video Assisted Referee developed by Tata Communications. The SailGP season 2 will be held across Bermuda, Italy, UK, Denmark, France, Spain, Australia, New Zealand, and the US. The Grand Final of the nine-event season will be played in San Fransico in March 2022. Meanwhile, the V-VAR solution will help to provide umpires… read-more

Mon, 05 Jul 2021 - 07:28 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: tata communications, Virtual Video Assisted Referee, Video Delivery Network, SailGP

Courtesy: Press Release

Presidency College Fest- VRITTANTA 2021
The News Minutes' Dhanya Rajendran Inaugurates College Fest 'Vrittanta 2021'

The Department of Humanities at Presidency College conducted the 8th edition of its Annual Media Fest “Vrittanta” on July 1 - 2. Ms.Dhanya Rajendran, Editor-in-Chief of The News minute was invited as the Chief Guest. The theme of the fest this year was “Metamorphosis – Renew and Revive”, which signifies the transition that we all traversed through the course of the pandemic. In spite of all the odds that were thrown in terms of offline… read-more

Mon, 05 Jul 2021 - 04:10 PM / by Krishan Roy

Tags: Presidency College, Education, Media Studies, bengaluru, Karnataka

Courtesy: Presidency College

Poster of Between Gods & Demons
Between Gods & Demons: A Documentary On Kumbh Mela Releasing Soon

A journalist and a filmmaker, Prachi Bari's 'Between Gods and Demons’ will reach all your screens on 21st June 2021 via the official YouTube channel RainbowFilms. The documentary is a unique short film that takes the audience on a journey to the Kumbh Mela. The 16 minutes documentary is based on the essence of one of the biggest and most auspicious Hindu celebrations in the country. However, the festival is celebrated for over twelve years… read-more

Tue, 15 Jun 2021 - 01:59 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Mai Kawaguchi, Between Gods & Demons, RainBowFilmOfficial

Courtesy: Brifly News

Pride Parade

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Why June Is Celebrated As Pride Month - History, Significance

Happy Pride to all the queer folks! As the world is celebrating Pride Month, the lack of awareness and stigma surrounding this subject may make many curious about what it is and why it is celebrated. Every year, the Pride Month is celebrated in June to commemorate the LGBTQIA+ community around the world with pride parades that are a spectacle to watch. The reason behind this is rooted in the incident that started this long-standing fight of… read-more

Tue, 01 Jun 2021 - 07:10 PM / by Aditi Chavan

Tags: Pride Month, Pride Parades, Stonewall Riots, LGBTQIA+ community

Courtesy: Brifly Exclusive

Angela Merkel and other top politicians from Norway, France, Sweden and Germany were spied on by USA from 2012-14.

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US Surveilled Top European Politicians From 2012-14: Denmark Media

Danmarks Radio (DR), the Danish public broadcaster, has said that the US National Security Agency (NSA) used Danish intelligence to spy on European politicians from 2012-14. According to DR, the NSA used Danish data cables to spy on top politicians, including German Chancellor Angela Merkel and other officials from Norway, Germany and Sweden. However, it is still unclear that whether Denmark itself allowed the use of its surveillance system… read-more

Tue, 01 Jun 2021 - 09:25 AM / by Anvitha Shetty

Tags: USA, Denmark, Sweden, Germany

Courtesy: NDTV

IPL is Back

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BCCI To Resume Remaining VIVO IPL 2021 Matches In UAE

In a virtual meeting held on May 29, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has decided to conduct the remaining VIVO Indian Premier League 2021 season in UAE. As per BCCI, the decision was taken considering the September-October monsoon season in India. For the same, BCCI also asked the concerned authorities to approach ICC seeking an extension of the T20 World Cup 2021 scheduled in October.

Sat, 29 May 2021 - 04:00 PM / by Samanth Lanka

Tags: World Cup T20, IPL, VIVO IPL, BCCI, ICC

Courtesy: Brifly Exclusive

Money Heist Season 5 To Have Two-Part Release; Dates Announced

Netflix India, through Twitter on May 24, announced the release date of its most-awaited series Money Heist Season 5. The streaming giant made the announcement by dropping a date teaser that revealed that the 5th installment of the series will be released in two parts. While Volume 1 will hit the screens on September 3, Volume 2 is slated for December 3 release. "You can bank on it to be explosive," said Netflix India.

Tue, 25 May 2021 - 02:06 PM / by Samanth Lanka

Tags: money heist, Netflix India, Netflix, season 5

Courtesy: Brifly News

E-Court Services Mobile App is now available in 14 Indian languages

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E-Court Services Mobile App Available In 14 Indian Languages

The e-Court services mobile application which has over 57 lakh downloads is now available in 14 Indian languages, said Union Minister for Law and Justice Ravi Shankar Prasad on Twitter on May 24. The 14 languages offered are English, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Khasi, Malayalam, Marathi, Nepali, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, and Telugu. Available for free of cost, the mobile app is useful in finding case details at any time. ‘This… read-more

Mon, 24 May 2021 - 08:15 PM / by Samanth Lanka

Tags: Law Ministry, Supreme Court, language, Ravi Shankar Prasad, Mobile app, E-Court Services Mobile App

Courtesy: Brifly Exclusive

Bada Business Fundraiser

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Bada Business, ISKCON Fundraiser Raises 7.5 Cr For COVID-19 Relief

Indian Ed-tech startup Bada Business started a fundraising initiative #IamOxygenMan in association with Kailash Kher Foundation and ISKCON which garnered over 1 million views on YouTube raising Rs 7.5 crores for COVID-19 relief. The campaign aims to increase the bed capacity from 200 to 2000 for its makeshift hospital for COVID-19 patients in Dwarka, Delhi. Founder and CEO of Bada Business Dr. Vivek Bindra stated that the amount raised will… read-more

Tue, 18 May 2021 - 07:34 PM / by Sohini Mandal

Tags: Bada Business, COVID-19 outbreak, fundraiser, Youtube, Kailash Kher Foundation, ISKCON

Courtesy: Brifly Exclusive