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Hard to find a date? Try these apps

Hard to find a date? Try these apps

July 27, 2021

Though initially, arrival of dating apps led to lot of raised eyebrows and a few expectations, over time general perception has changed over finding dates through swiping on your phone and recent trends and opinions show that dating apps are here to stay.

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Netflix to launch features for families to explore and learn

Netflix to launch features for families to explore...

July 20, 2021

Having reached the position of market leader amongst all OTTs and notably over its biggest rivals Amazon or Disney, Netflix is now seeking to expand its market by focusing on children, one of the largest sections of viewership across the world.

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Over 73 pc Indians use digital news platforms, distrust traditional news media, says report

Over 73 pc Indians use digital news platforms, dis...

June 28, 2021

The annual Reuters Digital News Report, 2021 released recently made some noteworthy revelations in terms of credibility of digital news platforms among readers, the lasting impact of the ongoing pandemic on media houses and reliance on social media for news due to lack of trust i...

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Third party apps fill CoWin gaps

Third party apps fill CoWin gaps

June 17, 2021

While Indian citizens can book slots for Covid-19 vaccinations on government apps like CoWin or Aaorgya Setu, in view of frequent technical problems and overload, several third-party applications have also been developed to display information about availability of slots in or to...

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Covid-19 accelerates cyber-attacks in India

Covid-19 accelerates cyber-attacks in India

May 28, 2021

Over the past one month, two household names in India became victims of cyber-attacks leading to massive data breach compromising the security and personal information of their consumers. These instances have raised red flags over the safety of user information on digital platfor...

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Indian cryptocurrency trades jump 30 pc

Indian cryptocurrency trades jump 30 pc

May 20, 2021

Transactions in cryptocurrencies in India have reportedly increased over 30 pc in 2021 in comparison to 2020. Crypto exchanges facilitating the transactions have recorded a considerable hike in their valuations. Coin switch Kuber has raised USD 25 million at a USD 500 million val...

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CoWin app: Turning blind eye to data privacy & digital gap

CoWin app: Turning blind eye to data privacy &...

May 15, 2021

The Indian government has made registration on CoWin app mandatory for Covid-19 vaccinations. This has opened up debates on data privacy as well as life threatening digital divide in the age of pandemic.

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Using latest social media trends smartly

Using latest social media trends smartly

May 5, 2021

While social media has been hailed for spreading useful Covid-related information and contacts during past few months, dissemination of useful information with entertainment is not a new trend. Especially during a raging pandemic, information with entertainment has become the tre...

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Supace: AI tool to address delays in the Indian Judiciary

Supace: AI tool to address delays in the Indian Ju...

April 19, 2021

Chief Justice of India SA Bobde launched an Artificial Intelligence (AI) portal, Supreme Court Portal for Assistance in Courts (Supace) with the hope to ease the burden of the ever increasing pending cases in India which have reached over 40 million as of April 19,2021.

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India seizes the top spot for most digital transactions in 2020

India seizes the top spot for most digital transac...

April 5, 2021

While the pandemic and accompanying lookdown brought many segments of economy to their knees, the digital transaction sector thrived as fear of contracting the virus drove people to opt for online modes of payment.

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