Mobile Internet service has been suspended in Kashmir valley where a shutdown is being observed on Sunday against attacks on Kashmiris in Jammu and other parts of India. An official said that the service was suspended last evening as a precautionary measure to prevent spreading of sensitive material that could disturb law and order situation […]
Telecom regulator TRAI Wednesday asserted that cable, DTH operators cannot charge TV viewers more than their usual monthly outgo under the ‘best fit plan’ to be offered during the transition period, and cautioned that the regulator will take action on any such complaint. “TRAI has clearly asked distribution platform owners (DPOs) to ensure that for […]
The Pakistan government plans will crack down on “hate speech” on social media from next week and set up a new authority, which will enforce regulations for the digital, print and electronic media, Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry said here on Wednesday. “We have created a mechanism through which we will control hate speech on social […]
Microsoft-owned professional networking platform LinkedIn is launching a live video feature on its app to enable users to broadcast real-time videos. The beta version of “LinkedIn Live” is first launching as an invite-only feature in the US, and it remains unclear if and by when would the feature be available for everyone to create LinkedIn […]
Russian telecom watchdog Roskomnadzor has said that it will punish Twitter and Facebook if they decline to move the database of Russian users to Russia. “The companies will either have to localise the databases within a certain period of time, which I suppose will be about nine months, or they will be punished,” Roskomnadzor head […]
The district administration Leh on Monday issued an advisory asking the admins operating social networking groups like WhatsApp and Facebook to refrain from posting or circulating ‘sensitive information.’ The district magistrate Avny Lavasa issued an order under section 144 of CrPc with respect to the fixing responsibility on admins of social networking websites and individuals […]
Apple and Samsung Electronics were the top two semiconductor chip buyers in 2018, representing 17.9 per cent of the global market, a Gartner report said on Monday.
Google has deleted 29 malicious “beauty camera” apps that were sharing pornographic content and forwarding users, particularly in India, to phishing websites to steal their information.
Commerce minister Suresh Prabhu Wednesday said the Centre will release the new e-commerce policy soon which is awaiting approval from the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP).
BSNL, state-owned telecom operator, kick started its first 4G services in Kashmir from Baramulla district on Wednesday.
Redmi, Xiaomi’s new sub-brand, is set to add another smartphone in its portfolio. Called Redmi X, the smartphone will be the company’s first smartphone to come with in-screen fingerprint display.
Jammu and Kashmir Police Chief Dilbag Singh Tuesday said that Pakistan was using social media to radicalise Kashmir youths and running disinformation campaigns against India.