Tag: Internet

Google to soon provide internet in rural areas through balloons

New York: Google has announced that it was “years closer” to deliver internet to remote parts of the world using high-flying balloons. Researchers at Google’s Project Loon — part of the company’s X research lab — said it was now able to use machine learning to predict weather systems, meaning the firm has a greater […]

  • Saturday, 03 July 2021
Internet users have hyped sense of personal knowledge: Study

Procuring information from the internet also has a startling effect on our brains -- we feel a lot smarter than we actually are, says a new study

  • Tuesday, 22 June 2021
A ‘trophy’ to be ‘flaunted’!

By Sandeep Sahu India has come a long way since the time bees and flowers were all that one got to see by way of love making on the silver screen. With the advent of the internet – and, not to forget the ubiquitous, all-purpose mobile phone – sex is now all over the place […]

  • Thursday, 10 June 2021
This district is world's 1st place to get 5G coverage!

Shanghai: In what could be seen as a significant development in the world of mobile communication, 5G coverage was introduced for the first time in China. Shanghai on Saturday claimed to have the world’s first district with 5G coverage and a broadband gigabit network. It conducted trial runs of the 5G network, backed by telecom […]

  • Sunday, 02 May 2021
India second to US among top destinations for hacking attempts

New Delhi: With over 120 crore account takeover attacks in 2018, India came only second to the US among top destinations for hacking attempts in the world, says a new report. Each attack represented an attempt by a person or computer to log in to an account with a stolen or generated username and password, […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
Want To Reduce Belly Fat ? Try These 7 Effective Solutions

Belly fat is probably the most stubborn thing in our body which refuses to reduce if it doesn’t get the best treatment. While there are multiple methods suggested on the internet for reduction of the fat, only some of them are effective. But you don’t need to worry as we have listed some of the […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
Microsoft aims to bring Internet to 40mn people by 2022

San Francisco: In a bid to connect billions of people that do not have access to Internet connectivity, tech giant Microsoft, through its Airband Initiative, now aims to extend Internet access to 40 million underserved people globally by July 2022. Started in 2017, Microsoft’s Airband initiative streamlined efforts to set up Internet access across the […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
Protection Of UPI Transactions Data: SC Seeks Response From Centre, Facebook, Google
SC Asks J&K To Review Orders Imposing Curbs Within A Week, Says Access To Internet Fundamental Right

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Jammu and Kashmir administration to review within a week all orders imposing curbs in the Union Territory while holding that access to the Internet is a fundamental right under Article 19 of the Constitution. A five-judge bench headed by Justice N V Ramana also asked the J-K […]

  • Wednesday, 21 April 2021
Cyber security agency asks parents to monitor child's Internet activity amid spurt during lockdown

New Delhi: With school-going children increasingly using the internet for studies during lockdown imposed to control the spread of coronavirus, the national cyber security agency on Wednesday asked parents to monitor their online activity and guard against cyber bullying and inappropriate content streaming. “The Internet is good resource for kids to prepare school reports, communicate […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Cheaper Internet Service 'Fully Mobile' By 2021 End: Musk

San Francisco: Elon Musk has said that the new Starlink internet service by SpaceX that will make web access more affordable for people in remote areas worldwide including in India…

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
14% Of India's 504 Million Active Internet Users In 5-11 Age Group: IAMAI

New Delhi: India has 504 million active Internet users, out of which about 14 per cent are in the age bracket of 5-11 years, according to a new report from the Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI). As of November 2019, 433 million active Internet users in India are of the age of 12+ […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021