Twitter Security Feature 2FA Is No Longer Free
Twitter announced that its in-built 2FA (two-factor authentication) security feature via SMS would get behind a paywall. Now, the announcement is in effect, from March 20. This means, the new Twitter security feature is not going to be free. In effect from today, users have to get a Twitter Blue subscription to enjoy the security feature. Furthermore, the non-Twitter Blue subscribers would have 30 days to change their 2FA method
Tags: Twitter, Blue Tick, Security Subscription, Social Media, Technology
Courtesy: India Today
Donald Trump Is Back On Social Media After 2 Year Ban
After facing a two year ban from Facebook, YouTube and Twitter, the former USA President Donald Trump is finally back. On March 17, Trump took to Facebook and YouTube and said, "I AM BACK!". He further said, "Sorry to keep you waiting. Complicated business." It is to be noted in 2021, Trump's social media handle were banned amid his violent posts, which allegedly provoked violence in the states.
Tags: Donald Trump, United States, Facebook, Ban
Woman Shares Her Layoff Story From Meta, Asks If Zuckerberg Took Paycut
A woman, who was impacted by the new round of layoffs, shared her story on LinkedIn and revealed how she was fired while being on her maternity leave. She also said that it is beyond her understanding how the Meta leadership team 'miscalculated so badly that they had to layoff thousands of employees'. She concluded the post by writing, 'Has Mark Zuckerberg taken a pay cut?'
Tags: meta, Firing, employees, LinkedIn, business
Courtesy: India Today
Blackberry Launches New IoT Centre In For Excellence In Hyderabad
BlackBerry announced to launch its new ‘IoT Center of Excellence, Engineering and Innovation’ in Hyderabad. On March 15, BlackBerry officially said, they would recruit the country’s best-embedded software engineers to help build the next generation of software-defined vehicles (SDVs) and advance innovation in other Internet of Things industries.
Tags: Blackberry, indian, New Factory, Hyderabad, Technology
Courtesy: The Times of India
Twitter Plans To Buy Silicon Valley Bank After Crisis?
Twitter CEO Elon Musk says, he is ready to by Sillicon Valley Bank, after the shocking crisis. On March 11, the Tesla Owner responded e to a tweet posted the Razer Inc CEO Min-Liang-Tan, which read, "I think Twitter should buy SVB and become a digital bank." Reacting to this tweet, Musk shared a cryptic post, indicating that he could buy SVB. "I'm open to the idea," tweeted Musk.
Tags: Twitter CEO, Elon Musk, Silicon Valley Bank, Economic crisis, Min Liang Tan
Indian Origin Woman Dies In Plane Crash, Daughter & Pilot Critical
An Indian-origin woman Roma Gupta (63) has died while her daughter Reeva Gupta (33) and the 23-year-old pilot instructor were injured in a small plane crash in the New York area. The incident occurred on March 5, when the three were on a demonstration flight in the four-seater single-engine Piper Cherokee plane. It was a demonstration flight, an introductory flight… read-more
Tags: pilot, plane crash, Indian Origin Woman, Death, Demonstration Plane
Indian Navy Successfully Test MRSAM, Rajnath Singh Congratulates Navy
In a major boost to the Atmarnirbhar India, the Indian Navy successfully undertook MRSAM (Medium Range Surface to Air Missile) firing from INS Visakhapatnam. On March 7, Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh congratulated the Indian Navy, for the successful tests and validating capability to engage Anti Ship Missiles. MRSAM is jointly developed by DRDO & IAI & produced at BDL reflects Navy's commitment to Aatmanirbhar Bharat.
Tags: Indian Navy, Rajnath Singh, Atmanirbhar Bharat, Union government, INS Vizag
Bill Gates Rides Mahindra's E Rickshaw, Video Goes Viral
Bill Gates, who is in India shared a blog post and updates his fans and followers about his recent e-rickshaw ride. On March 6, Bill Gates posted a video of him driving a Mahindra e-rickshaw, Treo with Kishore Kumar and Manna Dey's classic 'Babu Samjho Ishaare' playing in the background. Anand Mahindra, CEO of Mahindra shared the video and captioned it, "Chalti Ka Nam Bill Gates Ki Gadi."
Tags: Bill Gates, Tech Mahindra, Viral video, Anand Mahindra, Mahindra E Rickshaw
Courtesy: Business Today
Cyber Fraudster Dupes Pune Based Startup Of Rs 50 Lakh
In an incident of cyber fraud, a Pune-based startup company, Fintech, was duped of Rs 50 lakhs, by a fraudster organisation. Sources confirmed that the fraudster used the PAN-Card details of 95 celebrities including Madhuri Dixit, Abhishek Bachchan, and MS Dhoni. The modus operandi was to obtain PAN card details from their GST Identification Numbers available online, replaced the photo and got a credit card, duping the company.
Tags: Cyber Fraud, Pune-based company, celebrities, Technology, Crime
Cyber Scam: Fraudsters Gets Credit Card On Name Of Celebrities
A bizarre case of cyber fraud was reported in Maharashtra, where a group of fraudsters allegedly procured PAN details of several Bollywood actors and cricketers and got credit cards issued in their names. The card was received from Pune-based fintech startup 'One Card'. The accused used details of Abhishek Bachchan, Shilpa Shetty, Madhuri Dixit, Emraan Hashmi and MS Dhoni to get credit card, confirmed Shahadra DCP Rohit Meena said.
Tags: Bollywood celebrities, bizzare story, Cyber Fraud, actors, MS DHONI
Courtesy: Zee News India