Global Tech Industry Body Seeks Revision in India’s Directive on Reporting of Cybersecurity Breach

US-based technology industry body ITI, having global tech firms such as Google, Facebook, IBM and Cisco as its members, has sought a revision in the Indian government’s directive on reporting of cyber security breach incidents. Read More | Source: Gadgets 360…

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Swiggy Agent in Bengaluru Uses Dunzo to Deliver Order Assigned to Him, Twitter Reacts

The incident was brought to light by a Twitter user who shared a chat screenshot where his friend has opened up on the details with him. According to the chat, the delivery guy was too “lazy” to pick up the order. To add to the surprise, the Swiggy agent called up…

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VPN Service Providers Raise Concerns Over Government’s Order, Set to Leave Country If No Options Given

Virtual private network (VPN) service providers are raising concerns over the government’s order that was passed by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology’s agency CERT-In last week. The order forces VPN providers to store and share user data. Read More | Source: Gadgets 360…

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Elon Musk’s Latest $7 Billion Twitter Funding Could Face US Regulator Scrutiny: Experts

Elon Musk’s decision to accept some foreign investors as part of his $44 billion buyout of Twitter runs the risk of inviting the kind of regulatory scrutiny over US national security that social media peer TikTok faced, as per legal experts. Read More | Source: Gadgets 360…

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Facebook Parent Meta Says Doesn’t Discharge Public Function in Response to Petition in Delhi High Court

Meta filed its response to Delhi High Court against a petition filed to seek clarification related to the suspension of social media accounts. The company opposed the petition and sought its dismissal without going into the merit of it. Read More | Source: Gadgets 360…

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Facebook Said to Discontinue Nearby Friends Feature, Weather Alerts, More

Facebook announced its plans to discontinue the Nearby Friends feature. The company is also dropping other location-based features like weather alerts and background locations. Users can download their location data from the platform before August 1 this year. Read More | Source: Gadgets 360…

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Twitter for Android Is Reportedly Working on Mixed Media Tweets; Multiple New Features

Twitter for Android is reportedly working on a host of new features, including support for adding both pictures and videos to the same tweet. Among the features under work are Statuses, Awards, and pronouns page. Read More | Source: Gadgets 360…

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Big Tech Data Collection Under Scrutiny After World Central Bank Group Demands More Control

World’s main central bank umbrella group, the BIS, has demanded for individuals and firms to be given more control over the data harvested on them by social media, Big Tech firms and banks. In a pa[er published on Thursday, the BIS mentioned while most countries already have some laws around…

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WhatsApp Reactions Start Rolling Out, Bigger File Size, Expanded Group Limit Coming Soon

WhatsApp reactions are rolling out to all users to take on the likes of Telegram and Apple’s iMessage. WhatsApp is also bringing an expanded file size limit of 2GB as well as groups with a limit of 512 members. Read More | Source: Gadgets 360…

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Twitter Adopts ‘Poison Pill’ as Challenger to Elon Musk’s Takeover Bid Emerges

Twitter adopted a ‘poison pill’ to limit Elon Musk’s ability to raise his stake in the social media platform, as a buyout firm emerged to challenge his $43-billion (roughly Rs. 3,28,250 crore) bid for the company. Read More | Source: Gadgets 360…

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Facebook, Instagram to Feature 3D Advertisements as Meta Takes Another Step Towards Metaverse

Meta make it easier for brands to run three-dimensional advertisements on Facebook and Instagram through a new partnership with an e-commerce technology firm. Read More | Source: Gadgets 360…

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