Category Archives: Internet

E-Security Tips (Internet / Mobile)

Don’t delete harmful communications (emails, chat logs, posts etc). These may help provide vital information about the identity of the person behind these. Try not to panic. If you feel any immediate physical danger of bodily harm, call your local … Continue reading

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Blocking websites not an option: Google India

New Delhi, January 16 Google India, which along with 20 websites is facing criminal cases for allegedly hosting objectionable materials, today told the Delhi High Court that blocking them was not an option as democratic India was not a “totalitarian” … Continue reading

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Aakash, the world’s cheapest tablet PC, is here

Aditi Tandon/TNS New Delhi, October 5 Last year, on July 22, when Human Resource Development Minister Kapil Sibal launched the prototype of a $35 low-cost computing device, the cheapest anywhere, critics said it would be impossible to develop. Today, Sibal … Continue reading

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Govt officials may be allowed to use Facebook

Ahmedabad, September 9 The government is planning to put in place a framework for officials that would allow them to leverage the power of the social media, a top official of the Department of Information and Technology (DIT) said here … Continue reading

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NSG website hacked

Press Trust Of India New Delhi, July 03, 2011 Hackers have breached into the official website of the country’s elite counter terror and anti-hijack commando force National Security Guards (NSG). The website — www.nsg.gov.in — and some official e-mail domains … Continue reading

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Facebook has a challenger in ‘Google Plus’

Boston, June 29 Taking on Facebook, Internet search giant Google today unveiled its version of a social networking service called “Google Plus” as a part of efforts to garner a share in the lucrative social networking space that has so … Continue reading

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Mohali residents have had enough of BSNL

Many have taken connection from other telecom service providers Tribune News Service Mohali, June 19 The “efficiency” of the Punjab circle of the Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) is proving dear to hundreds of subscribers in Mohali. Almost two years … Continue reading

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