The argument about the security danger posed by Chinese technology heated up once more. One hazard to the West is the use of microscopic components manufactured by Chinese businesses in devices linked by Internet of Things (IoT). IoT devices are useful in everyday life, but they also serve as data collectors that a hostile state, such as China, might use to influence, pressure, or threaten an enemy, enterprise, or individual.
Apple is all set to launch new gadgets and models, starting this fall and in 2023. The company will introduce a series of gadgets including iPhone 14 models, new iPad, Apple Watch models and other products this fall. Furthermore, as per Bloomberg's Mark Gurman report, the new Apple 14 is expected to be launched in Autumn, following which it will be available in the market.
During the month of May, over 15,000 employees working in the technology sector lost their jobs
throughout the world, as global macroeconomic variables wreaked havoc on businesses, particularly startups. Around 718 businesses have cut off 1.25 lakh employees worldwide after Covid-19 outbreak began. Several cojcerns confront IT businesses, including growing prices and recession fears. Over 6,000 individuals in India have been laid off as… read-more
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PM Modi inaugurated the country's biggest drone festival, on May 27, and said that India has the potential to become a global drone hub. PM Modi highlighted the importance of making technology available to the masses. According to union aviation minister Jyotiraditya Scindia, there are over 270 drone startups in India and the drone industry will reach Rs 15,000 crore turnover by the year 2026.
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Truecaller has released new features into the app which makes messaging more fun. The new update includes features like urgent messaging, revamped smart SMS, sharing of smart cards, and editing sent messages. "These features get us closer to our mission: to make communication safer and more efficient for everyone," said Rishit Jhunjhunwala, Chief Product Officer and MD, Truecaller. Notably, Truecaller has over 300 million active user… read-more
As per reports, Photo-sharing App Instagram is all set to announce a "Family Center" in the US, that includes new parental controls. In addition, Family Center is a centralised hub of safety tools that permits parents to keep track of their kids' activities on Instagram. Also, parents will be notified about accounts they`ve followed and who has followed them. Notably, Instagram is also launching Meta`s VR platform in May… read-more
The US government has warned about Cyber Security threats on global satellite communication networks after Russia's attack on Ukraine. In addition, the warning came after satellite modems possessed by European citizens went offline amid the ongoing Russia-Ukraine war, on February 24. Notably, the European intelligence agencies had launched an investigation into the cyber-attack that hit Viasat, leading to huge communications blackouts across… read-more
Nagaland becomes India`s 1st Legislative Assembly to successfully implement the National e-Vidhan project, as per reports. In addition, the Secretariat had attached an e-book on each table in the assembly amid the ongoing Budget session. The initiative boosts paperless operations and shows the government`s commitment towards 'Ashta Lakshmi'. Notably, The expenditure for implementing the scheme is funded by the Centre and the state government… read-more
Apple is planning to start the production of iPhone 13 in Sriperumbudur, Tamil Nadu. In addition, Apple's parent company Foxconn is currently making iPhone 12 in Sriperumbudur. The Sriperumbudur plant was closed in December 2021 after 250 workers fell ill with food poisoning. After which, the company had implemented necessary safety measures and fixed loopholes to re-open it in 2022.
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Britain gets its first smart prison with no bars on windows which was opened on March 4. UK's Department of Justice (DoJ) added this to be the first jail in the country to drive down crime and lead the offenders into training for jobs. The jail has a capacity to hold 1700 prisoners which will include a gym, table tennis, snooker table and a computer tablet.
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