Apple launches new AirPods with improved talk time

San Francisco: Introducing its second generation of wireless headphones, Apple on Wednesday launched new AirPods designed to deliver more talk time. The new AirPods come with either a standard charging case or a new wireless charging case. Apple said the AirPods with standard charging case will be available for Rs 14,900 and those with wireless […]

State to get cyber security architecture by December

The State government has sanctioned ₹23 crore to build a Cyber Security Architecture for Tamil Nadu (CSA-TN). The system is expected to be ready by December. The initiative will entail the creation of a Computer Emergency Response Team for the State, said Santhosh Babu, Secretary, Information Technology Department, Government of Tamil Nadu. Addressing the media, […]

BSNL launches Rs. 299 broadband plan

The Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has launched a plan of Rs. 299 for a month for its landline customers, who will get broadband plan of 5 GB per day at a speed of 10 mbps. General Manager of Tirupati Telecom district M.S.A. Nutan here on Friday launched the 30 day-plan, which can be availed […]

Cyber forensic lab inaugurated in Kurnool

Director General of Police R. P. Thakur inaugurated a Regional Cyber Forensic Lab here on Friday. The Rs. 2.5 crore lab, set up as part of modernisation of police infrastructure, would be used to investigate financial crimes, ATM thefts, e-mail and other cyber crimes. There are six sections in the lab – call data recording/internet […]

Infosys fines director for insider trading

Infosys Limited has said that it has imposed a penalty of Rs. 9.50 lakh on its lead independent director Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw for “inadvertent trade” in the company stock that is violative of insider trading regulations. Infosys disclosed this in a regulatory filing with the stock exchanges. The IT major said that it would also notify […]

Union Cabinet approves software product policy

The Union Cabinet on Thursday approved the National Policy on Software Products 2019 that aims to help the industry grow at CAGR of 40% to reach $70-80 billion by 2025, while creating employment opportunities for 3.5 million people. “The policy aims to adopt a shift in strategy so that IT products also contribute equitably and […]

Cyber crime lab upgraded

More than 5,000 police personnel in the State will undergo training in investigating cyber crime at the newly upgraded Centre for Cyber Crime Investigation Training and Research (CCITR) at the CID headquarters in Bengaluru. Funded by the Infosys Foundation, it will be a resource centre for digital forensics, forensic investigation support, malware research, legal and […]

Cyber safety protocol in place for schools

Kerala has rolled out a cyber safety protocol for school students across the State. Kerala Infrastructure and Technology for Education (KITE) prepared the protocol following a recommendation made by the Assembly Committee for the Welfare of Women, Children, and Differently Abled. The protocol, meant for safeguarding the State’s school children from cyber attacks, leaves the […]

Digital India Award for T App Folio

In yet another feather in its cap, the T App Folio, a flagship initiative of the State government, has been selected for Digital India Awards-2018 under mobile app category. MeeSeva Commissioner G.T. Venkateshwar Rao received the award on behalf of the government from Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad at a function held in New Delhi […]