December 8, 2016

Tips to secure your home network

For many of us, the Internet of Things is one of the most obvious measures of technological advancement because we can experience its influence in our daily lives. The term describes the integration of everyday objects with the internet, an idea we immediately associate with futurism. Smart wearables that can track our movement and call emergency services for us, smart ... Read More »

NASA’s Cassini Begins ‘Ring Grazing’ Mission at Saturn

NASA’s Cassini spacecraft began a “ring-grazing” mission to study Saturn’s rings and moons, media reports said. According to NASA, the “thrilling” ride marked the first phase of a “dramatic endgame” for the 19-year-old spacecraft and over the next five months, Cassini will circle high over and under the poles of Saturn every seven days for a total of 20 times, ... Read More »

Steam Winter Sale 2016 Begins on December 22

As we reported earlier, the largest digital distribution platform for PC games, Steam, could have the Winter sale on December 22 to January 1. Dates aside, you can buy games at a discounted price from 11:20pm IST (9:50am PT) on December 22 to 11:40pm IST (10:10am PT) on January 1. This has also¬†been confirmed via posts on NeoGAF and Eurogamer. ... Read More »

Donald Trump Isn’t Exempt From Hate-Speech Rules, Twitter Clarifies

Twitter recently banned hundreds of accounts that violated its rules and the micro-blogging site said no one is exempt from its hate-speech rules – not even President-elect Donald Trump. “The Twitter Rules prohibit violent threats, harassment, hateful conduct, and multiple account abuse, and we will take action on accounts violating those policies,” a company spokesperson told online magazine Slate. “The ... Read More »

Amazon Launches Kindle Digital Books in 5 Indian Languages

Amazon’s ebook reader, Kindle will now support content in five Indian languages, including Hindi, Gujarati and Malayalam, a move that will help the US-based firm tap into the niche but growing ‘digital regional content’ market in India. “We are adding thousands of digital books in Hindi, Tamil, Marathi, Gujarati and Malayalam, including the largest digital selection of best sellers, hundreds ... Read More »

‘EU commission’s computers hacked but no data breach’

Hackers attacked the European Commission’s computers on Thursday, flooding the EU executive’s servers with digital service requests, but while connection speeds were affected, there was no data breach, the Commission said.   “Yesterday afternoon the Commission was targeted by an attempt to saturate our internet connection,” Commission spokesman Margaritis Schinas told a news briefing on Friday.   “The commission took ... Read More »

Using All The Advantages At Your Disposal

Unparalleled Technological Ability Between the internet of things, smartphones, smart cars, and cloud computing technology, there are quite a number of opportunities savvy business owners should be taking advantage of for the greatest competitive edge. If you’ve yet to jump on the bandwagon, you’re actually missing the ability to become competitive with big-ticket corporate organizations who have exceptionally large resources ... Read More »