China using fake social media profiles to extract information about German officials and politicians for their intelligence according to the latest reports. The German intelligence has unmasked various fake profiles on a professional social networking platforms which were used by Chinese intelligence to spy on German officials.Read more
China leads in violating internet freedom in the world according to the report published by the Freedom House who is followed by Syria and then Ethiopia. The report declared that China leads in violating the internet freedom which suggested that the country highly manipulates the social media to undermine democracy.Read more
The popular communication app Skype banned from China in the latest episode of the Communist government’s effort to exert its censorship policies. The app was banned from various app stores in the country following the government order including Apple’s App store to remove Skype as well as Google’s play store according to the announcement made by the app owner.Read more
Google Playstore has apparently taken down the popular UC Browser app for engaging in unethical practice of acquiring new users and purportedly sending sensitive data to China. Netizens were befuddled when they realised that the Playstore had mysteriously taken down UC Browser from its list.Read more
The Jio Phone which is a revolutionary device made in India for the Indian people is now available for pre-book on a first come first server basis from today. Before getting on to how to register yourself to order this incredible device, let us first look at its features and Relaince Jio’s value proposition at an effective price of ZERO rupees.Read more
Ransomware is a type of malicious software that carries out an attack on a computing system that blocks access to data stored in the system until a ransom is paid according to the instruction displayed by the attack. This attack is carried out by making the user to download a malicious software to a device in the network. The hackers launch the attack following the download and it locks all the files it can find within the network of the device.Read more
Skyway to cater to the substantial rise of tourists in the beautiful town Dharamshala in Himachal Pradesh India. The hill station in the himalayan ranges will soon get the Skyway connection to ease the vehicular traffic in the region. According to the report in the Tribune, the government has already signed the Sky Way corporation to start the project.Read more
Chinese messaging app WeChat blocked in Russia according to a report in South China Morning Post on Friday. The Roskomnadzor, Russian telecoms watchdog has listed the Chinese social media giant in the prohibited sites in their website on Friday.
WeChat, with nearly 900 million users worldwide, is the latest chat and messaging platform to be blocked by Moscow’s communications and media regulator.
Popular social media platform Pinterest has been banned in China. The image sharing site where users share and pin interesting items on a virtual board was included in the list of banned sites after the Chinese government started viewing it as a possible threat which might cause instability.Read more
It is very rarely that Global Times, the mouth piece of China’s ruling party speaks positively about India. India’s recent success in recent times has made them take notice of the widening gap between the two Asian powers in commercial space market. It also said that China must reduce the cost of its satellite launches to compete with India. India can launch satellites into orbit at a fraction of cost of similar launches by other countries.Read more