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 Warning message on banned sites: ISPs run into technical issue

Warning message on banned sites: ISPs run into technical issue

Internet service providers are facing technical limitations in complying with a Mumbai High Court order that required them to display error message to visitors of blocked websites warning them of 3 years' jail and a fine of up to Rs 3 lakh in case they use it.

Aug 26, 2016, 18:11 PM IST

Naqvi launches websites for Ministry of Minority Affairs

Minister of State for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Wednesday launched a new Hindi website and released an updated version of the English website of his ministry.

Aug 24, 2016, 20:54 PM IST
Free online streaming websites can put you at security risk

Free online streaming websites can put you at security risk

This study has revealed that the use of free live streaming websites can put viewers at security risk as these websites make you vulnerable to malware infections, personal data theft and scams.

Jun 16, 2016, 14:30 PM IST
The Economist and Time websites censored by China in response to articles critical of Xi Jinping

The Economist and Time websites censored by China in response to articles critical of Xi Jinping

In continuation of its policy to censor the foreign news websites which are critical of president Xi Jinping, China has banned the Economist and Time news portals for the same reason

Apr 09, 2016, 17:47 PM IST

HC restrains man from using sites in name of Tata group chief Cyrus Pallonji Mistry

The Delhi High Court has restrained a private person from using the websites he created in the name of Tata group Chairman, Cyrus Pallonji Mistry, saying the sites were created to "blatantly and illegally" capitalise on the well-known name of the business tycoon.

Dec 08, 2015, 20:09 PM IST
Amazon beats Flipkart, Snapdeal as most visited e-commerce site

Amazon beats Flipkart, Snapdeal as most visited e-commerce site

As e-commerce players battled for consumer attention during the festive period, Amazon India saw maximum visitors on its web and mobile sites in October at over 20 crore visitors, as per the recent data from Internet analytics firm comScore.

Nov 26, 2015, 17:45 PM IST
Dozens of major websites crash all at once

Dozens of major websites crash all at once

The cause of the crashes remained unclear, but some appeared connected to trouble at a cloud service relied on by companies.

Oct 16, 2015, 10:37 AM IST

Bengaluru-based fashion designer searched 89 websites to plan a perfect death

Days after a Bengaluru-based fashion designer-cum-wellness consultant Isha Handa committed suicide, it is being reported that she searched the online space to find a perfect way to end her life.

Sep 03, 2015, 23:03 PM IST

SC notice to Centre on websites selling drugs to children

The Supreme Court on Friday sought the Centre's response on a plea seeking a clampdown on websites selling prohibited drugs which were being used by children on a large scale.

Aug 07, 2015, 22:51 PM IST

Youth held for child pornography on social media in Tamil Nadu

A teenager was arrested for allegedly indulging in child pornography by creating a Facebook page where he uploaded images of girl children with sexually explicit comments.

Aug 06, 2015, 23:11 PM IST
Meet the man behind ban on porn websites in India

Meet the man behind ban on porn websites in India

The government's decision to clamp down on 857 pornographic websites across the country has not gone down well with the masses. Although the country's top sex and behavioural experts argue for making sex education mandatory for young Indian teenagers rather than blocking porn websites, Indore-based advocate Kamlesh Vaswani finds a connection between pornography on the Internet and sex crimes.

Aug 05, 2015, 16:34 PM IST
Your smartphone batteries may be spying on you!

Your smartphone batteries may be spying on you!

Beware, your smartphone baterries can be used to sneakily track you even if you try to hide.

Aug 05, 2015, 12:19 PM IST

GoDaddy to help SMEs set up e-commerce websites

US-based tech firm GoDaddy Wednesday launched its 'GoDaddy Online store' in the country to help small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in the country to set up their own e-Commerce websites.

Jul 22, 2015, 21:35 PM IST

Blocking sites of app-based taxis won't solve problem: Bharti

AAP MLA Somnath Bharti on Thursday differed with his party-led government in Delhi on the issue of blocking websites of app-based taxi operators, saying "blocking the sites are not solution".

May 15, 2015, 01:34 AM IST

Blocking sites of app-based taxis won't solve problem: Bharti

AAP MLA Somnath Bharti Thursday differed with his party-led government in Delhi on the issue of blocking websites of app-based taxi operators, saying "blocking the sites are not solution".

May 14, 2015, 23:12 PM IST

Facebook opens Internet.org to developers amid open web debate in India

Facebook Inc opened up its Internet.org platform to new websites and applications from developers on Monday, a move the social media giant said would boost efforts to get people online in low-income and rural areas in emerging markets.

May 04, 2015, 18:03 PM IST
New Google search engine on smartphones will make 'mobile friendly' websites appear in top results

New Google search engine on smartphones will make 'mobile friendly' websites appear in top results

Google will soon change the way how the search engine recommends websites on smartphones wherein it will favour those websites that Google defines as "mobile-friendly" and make them appear at the top of the rankings.

Apr 20, 2015, 14:23 PM IST

Google revolutionizes search to help mobile users

Google search on Tuesday will start factoring in how easy websites are to read on smartphones or tablet computers, underlining the changing way people surf the Internet.

Apr 18, 2015, 04:18 AM IST
Google now shows links to install apps with relevant content using mobile search

Google now shows links to install apps with relevant content using mobile search

Google rolled out a new service, which shows users links to download apps that have content which is relevant to their search.

Apr 17, 2015, 13:34 PM IST
Router malware injects ads, pornographic content into websites

Router malware injects ads, pornographic content into websites

A recent report by Ara Labs claims that a news strain of malware is misusing routers to inject ads and pornographic content into websites.

Mar 26, 2015, 21:49 PM IST