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Tech This Week | India needs to be more mindful in regulating non-personal data

If non-personal data is made subject to mandatory sharing, data businesses will begin classifying such data as personal.

08 Aug 2020 6:24 PM

South Africa surpasses UK in confirmed coronavirus cases

South Africa now has world’s eighth-highest number of cases, which represents nearly half of all the confirmed cases on African continent

15 Jul 2020 12:13 PM

Tech This Week | Data is not national wealth, must not be regulated in same manner

Value is derived from data is because it is shared. That’s a key reason why technology evolved into a multi-trillion dollar global industry.

11 Jul 2020 9:33 PM

BSNL extends free broadband plan to aid work from home till May 19

Landline users can call 1800-345-1504 to register for the free internet plan

25 Apr 2020 6:58 PM

Fighting coronavirus is a battle in the dark

The virus' potency is magnified several times over by the socioeconomic conditions in developing countries

16 Apr 2020 12:37 AM


Data on 267 million Facebook users exposed

The database, which Diachenko discovered with a search engine, was freely accessible online for at least 10 days.

24 Dec 2019 6:00 PM

Love thy data!

Your social data is vulnerable and needs to be quarantined before an outbreak occurs.

25 Nov 2019 8:51 AM

SC issues notices on plea challenging Aadhaar data usage by private entities

The case will be heard along with the petition challenging the ordinance on the same.

22 Nov 2019 12:52 PM

‘Camgirl’ porn websites expose millions of users

Details of sex workers have also been revealed in the exposure.

04 Nov 2019 11:55 AM

Spotify is asking for users' location data to curb fraud

The plan costs USD 15 per month for up to six people, however, the condition requires all six to be living at the same address.

14 Sep 2019 7:31 AM


HERE Technologies to power WorkWave’s mapping functionality

WorkWave to globally leverage industry leading mapping data, routing and geocoder solutions from HERE.

14 Aug 2019 6:33 PM

Data Fabric key to solving data challenges in a bank’s digital transformation

Gartner predicts that a whopping 80 per cent of traditional banks will go out of business by 2030.

13 Aug 2019 11:49 AM

Twitter bug may have accidentally leaked your data

Twitter explained that if users engaged with ads on its mobile apps since May 2018.

08 Aug 2019 7:47 AM

US woman boasted of massive credit card data theft online, arrested

Authorities said electronic storage devices containing a copy of the stolen data were recovered at her residence on Monday.

30 Jul 2019 12:05 PM

India will never compromise its data sovereignty: Ravi Shankar Prasad

He also touched upon the subject of 5G ecosystem and said his vision of India includes the creation of Indian patents in 5G technology.

28 Jul 2019 9:59 AM


British Airways faces record USD 230 million fine over data theft

The ICO proposed a penalty of 183.4 million pounds, or 1.5 per cent of British Airways’ 2017 worldwide turnover, for the hack.

09 Jul 2019 7:48 AM

Did you know Google keeps a log of all your purchases? We are outraged

Google states that it is done so you can query the Assistant about your order status or if you want to reorder something.

08 Jul 2019 12:25 PM

Economic Survey: Data must be 'of the people, by the people, for the people'

Economic Survey for 2018-19 asserted that benefits of creating data as public good can be generated within legal framework of data privacy.

04 Jul 2019 1:40 PM

Data related to payments to be stored only in India: RBI

In case payment processing is done abroad, data should be deleted there and brought back to India within 24 hours, said RBI.

26 Jun 2019 6:47 PM

Facebook ordered by judge to turn over data privacy records

Cambridge Analytica used profiling techniques to predict and influence voter behaviour.

01 Jun 2019 12:30 PM