Disruptive entry of Reliance Jio in India’s telecom sector has forced many players to close down, sell out or merge as it battered them with ultra-low prices. Its relentless race to the top is fuelled by deep pockets of parent Reliance Industries. Several regulatory changes too have given it an upper hand. In less than…
New York: Twitter Inc urged its more than 330 million users to change their passwords after a glitch caused some to be stored in readable text on its internal computer system rather than disguised by a process known as “hashing”.
Hyderabad: The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India’s (TRAI) Do not Disturb (DND) service using the number 1909 to prevent unwanted messages and unsolicited commercial communication has itself been accused of disturbing users.
Thiruvananthapuram: About 1,000 wi-fi hot spots have been set up at public places across the state to provide free internet connectivity to the public as part of the state government’s initiative to set up 2,000 such hot spots. A formal launch of the digital initiative is likely to be held along with the LDF government’s…
Researchers have found eight new flaws in computer central processing units that resemble the Meltdown and Spectre bugs revealed in January, a German computing magazine reported on Thursday.
Hyderabad: The morning ritual of tweeple in India was altered on Friday, with Twitter urging its users to change their passwords, announcing it had a file with passwords of all users stored in plain text.
Qualcomm Inc can depose Apple Inc’s services chief Eddy Cue in addition to Chief Executive Tim Cook, a magistrate judge in the US District Court for the Southern District of California ruled on Friday, part of the chipmaker’s effort to determine whether Apple worked with Samsung to focus regulatory scrutiny on Qualcomm.
Yet another service is asking you to change your password. Twitter said Thursday it discovered a bug that stored passwords in an internal log in plain text, without the usual encryption. Though Twitter says there’s no indication that anyone has stolen or misused those passwords, the company is recommending a change as a precaution.
Google says it will do a better job of verifying the identity of political ad buyers in the US by requiring a copy of a government-issued ID and other information.
AI often sounds like some far-off science fiction concept, but it’s actually behind a lot of things you encounter in your daily life. Here’s the rundown: we train a software system with lots of examples so that it can pick up on patterns. Rather than telling the computer that