Facebook to Train 60,000 Indian Women on Internet Safety

Facebook on Wednesday said it entered into a partnership with National Commission for Women (NCW) to launch a digital literacy programme aimed at training 60,000 women in universities across India on safe use of the Internet, social media and email in a year. Launched in collaboration with Cyber Pe

Google Neighbourly App Launched in India, Helps People Share Local Information

Google on Thursday unveiled a new social app called Neighbourly in India, at an event in Mumbai. The tech giant’s Next Billion Users team has developed the app to help people source local information from their neighbours. With an increased focus on India, Google has been releasing several initia

BHIM App Gets Utility Bill Payments Support on Android, iOS: Here’s How to Use

BHIM apps for Android and iOS have now been updated to support in-app bill payments. Developed by National Payment Corporation of India (NPCI), BHIM was launched as a simple UPI-enabled payment interface, as a part of the Digital India initiative. Until now, it has essentially been a no-frills digit

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There are billions of websites on the internet and more come up on a daily basis. However, there are a few that offer unique services. Here’s is 3 such websites

The 12 best apps to improve your smartphone

Whether you want an alarm that syncs with your body clock or a to-do list you can speak to, these are the apps you’ll need to make your smartphone smarter The latest generation of smartphones comes with a panoply of apps to get you started, fro

What is the best tech news mobile app?

Technology industry is one of the large industry which will be updating for every second. Every month we see different products launching in to the market. And it is very difficult to get updated on these technical things that are happening all around the world. So tech-lovers choose different mediu

How Microsoft Turned Consumers Against the Beloved Skype Brand

It’s relatively easy these days to find critics of Skype, the popular online calling service that Microsoft acquired in 2011 for $8.5 billion (roughly Rs. 57,100 crores). Former devotees routinely gripe on social media that the software has become too difficult to use. On the Apple App Store and

I Stopped Using Google Apps and Services for 5 Months. Here’s Everything I Learnt

Like it or not, Google is omnipresent today. But about five months ago, I wanted to find out if I could cut Google out of my life. The experiment has been a roller coaster of epic proportions, but in the wake of the Facebook-Cambridge Analytica scandal and the ensuing privacy debate, it’s gone fro

Apple Confirms It Is Using Drones to Improve Apple Maps, Says It Will Respect Privacy

Apple has confirmed plans to use drones or aerial vehicles to help gather extensive information and enhance its much-lambasted Apple Maps service. This development comes right after the US Transportation Department on Wednesday announced the approval of drone licensing for 10 corporations in the No