Monthly Archives: March 2018

After Facebook, another data breach: MyFitnessPal app hits 150 mn accounts

The privacy of more hundreds of million people has been violated with yet another massive data breach in the world of technology. MyFitnessPal, a popular fitness tracking app which allows users to monitor calorie intake and exercise routine, is the injured party this time. An American giant in sportswear manufacturing, Under Armour, revealed that on

Cyber risk management, simplified

One of the big misconceptions about cyber security is that organisations can maximise protection by focusing their attention—and investments—predominantly on protecting the headquarters environment and physical network. It stems from a model whereby we have treated the business as our kingdom, and the headquarters as our castle. As threats would increase from the outside, you

Indian techies to worry? USCIS warns foreign workers multiple H1B applications would attract rejection

Multiple H-1B applications will lead to rejection of the petitions, a federal American agency has warned foreign workers, days ahead of the initiation of filing process for the non-immigrant visa, popular among Indian techies. The US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has indicated that it would intensify scrutiny of such applications. The H-1B filing process

H1B visa holders’ spouses, including Indians, make America more attractive for foreign talent

The Trump administration’s proposal to withdraw the provision of giving work permits to the spouses of the H-1B visa workers, most of them Indians, will make America less attractive for foreign talent, according to an influential US immigration advocacy body. Since 2015, the spouses of H-1B workers, who are in the process for becoming permanent

Ever heard of Rs 1.70 lakh smartphone? Huawei Porsche Design Mate RS crushes Apple iPhone X price – Here are top details

Huawei recently launched the P20 and P20 Pro at an event in Paris. The flagship smartphones come with a new design language, Apple iPhone X type notch, and improved camera performance. Alongside the flagship smartphones, Huawei unveiled a beefier and a way more premium version of the P20 Pro, the Huawei Porsche Design Mate RS.