Monthly Archives: March 2017

The Guardian view on counter-terrorism: strong encryption makes us all safer Editorial

By |March 30th, 2017|Networking|0 Comments

The home secretary has made a hash – or what she would call “a hashtag” – of her efforts to appear to be doing something in the wake of last week’s Westminster terror attack. Amber Rudd’s demand that the big digital companies weaken the encryption they use on their messages is unrealistic and – […]

Amber Rudd to tell tech firms: do more to combat terrorism

By |March 30th, 2017|Networking|0 Comments

Home secretary summons Google, Microsoft, Twitter and Facebook for discussion on encrypted messages and extremist propaganda.

The home secretary, Amber Rudd, will tell tech bosses they must do more to tackle terrorism during a private meeting on Thursday.

The firms, including Google, Microsoft, Twitter and Facebook, are being hauled before the home secretary days after she […]

LastPass warns users to exercise caution while it fixes ‘major’ vulnerability

By |March 30th, 2017|Networking|0 Comments

Password manager security flaw found by researcher from Google, prompting fears sophisticated hackers might be able to exploit it
Most information security experts recommend using password managers as few people can remember enough unique strong passwords to cover all the sites they use. Photograph: Pawel Kopczynski/Reuters

Thursday 30 March 2017 10.15 BSTLast modified on Thursday 30 March […]

Gboard for Android Now Suggests GIFs and Emojis as You Type; Translate Support Added

By |March 13th, 2017|Networking|0 Comments

There are hardly any keyboard apps better than Gboard app on Android and seems like the app has further improved with the latest update, as it now suggests relevant GIF images and emojis to users as they type their messages. Moreover, the search giant has added more keyboard themes, improved voice-typing, search features support […]

Tax Department App to Help Pay Taxes, Track Refunds

By |March 13th, 2017|Networking|0 Comments

The I-T department has developed a mobile app for paying taxes and tracking refunds and is considering issuing PANs on real time basis using Aadhaar biometric.

“Income Tax department is considering issuing of Permanent Account Number (PAN) on a real time basis using Aadhaar’s e-KYC facility. The proposal is at an initial stage of consideration,” […]