The Defence Ministry’s official website was hacked on Friday while nine other government sites, including that of the Home Ministry, also crashed in no time. But the government said it was all due to a “process of technical upgradation”.
Cambridge Analytica, the firm at the centre of Facebook users’ data breach scandal, has sought one more week to respond to government’s notice on whether it was involved in misuse of data to profile Indians and influence their voting behaviour.
The government today issued notice to Cambridge Analytica — the firm at the centre of Facebook users’ data breach — seeking its response by March 31 on whether it was involved in misuse of data to profile Indians and influence their voting behaviour.
Social media platforms like Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram and others are rapidly changing the reading and viewing habits of an increasing number of people, mostly youngsters, according to Assocham.
Google India and Ministry of Electronics and Information technology has launched various new initiatives in order to create new opportunities for Indians. The important areas covered under the initiative are digital payments and digital skills. The initiative aims to make e-payments more secure and impart more skills to students as well as developers. Aruna Sundarajan,…
Nashik: The Digi-dhan mela organised in the city on Friday was largely attended by the urban population, especially youths who enjoyed free Wi-Fi connection at the event.
Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) former chairman Nandan Nilekani today said with new digital payment systems like BHIM and UPI in place, around 15-20 per cent of the country’s personal consumption expenditure will become digital in next one year from the current level of 5 per cent.
Finance Minister Dr Haseeb A Drabu today launched the first ever e-stamping facility in Srinagar making J&K 21st state in India to have such facility.
Kashmir Traders and Manufacturers’ Federation today opposed any foreign direct investment in e-commerce retail, suggesting that the government should take all stakeholders on board before allowing any FDI.
Minister of State for Education, Information and Culture Priya Sethi was chief guest at the conclusion function.