Monday, 18 September 2017

Introducing Tez, a mobile payments and commerce app from Google


Introducing Tez, a mobile payments and commerce app from Google

Introducing Tez, a mobile payments and commerce app from Google

After several weeks of speculation and leaked details, today Google officially unveiled its first big foray into mobile payments in Asia. The Android and search giant has launched Tez, a free mobile wallet in India that will let users link up their phones to their bank accounts to pay for goods securely in physical stores and online, and for person-to-person money transfers with a new twist: Audio QR, which uses ultrasonic sounds to let you exchange money, bypassing any need for NFC.

“Send money home to your family, split a dinner bill with friends, or pay the neighbourhood chaiwala. Make all payments big or small, directly from your bank account with Tez, Google’s new digital payment app for India,” Google notes in its information portal about the new app.

Friday, 8 September 2017

From Bad To Worse: The Future Of Cyberattacks

From Bad To Worse: The Future Of Cyberattacks
Cyberattacks continue to grab attention, with large-scale breaches disrupting some of the world’s largest companies. Britain’s National Health Service, FedEx, Honda, Merck, Mondel─ôz International, Nissan, Renault, and Telef├│nica are just a few on a growing list. While these companies are high-profile targets, the intent is changing, and so is the victim.
No longer are hackers bent on embarrassing companies by overloading their systems to inhibit services through distributed denial of service attacks or defacing their websites. Hacking has evolved from a disruptive enterprise to a lucrative one, and ransomware has emerged as a growing business.

Sunday, 3 September 2017

All You Need to Know About Solid-State Drives


All You Need to Know About Solid-State Drives


If you are in two minds about buying an SSD, you’ve come to the right place! This post has all you need to know about SSDs, so read on and decide for yourself if they are worth your money.
What are solid-state drives?

A solid-state drive is a storage device that stores data persistently using integrated circuit assemblies as memory. An SSD carries out the same functions as that of an HDD, but in a more efficient and direct manner.



Friday, 25 August 2017

Top 10 Hacking Methods


Top 10 Hacking Methods
Balabit, a leading provider of contextual security technologies, today announced its recent CSIReport. 494 IT security practitioners participated in the research that highlights the Top 10 Most Popular Hacking Methods which aims to help organisations to understand which methods or vulnerabilities attackers are using the most – or taking advantage of – when they want to get sensitive data in the shortest time. The key finding of the survey is that outsiders want to become insiders with the least possible effort, and insiders help them do so – mostly accidentally.

Tuesday, 22 August 2017

Android Oreo today launched here are the list of features


Android Oreo today launched here are the list of features
Today, Google had officially introduced Android 8.0 Oreo, the latest release of the platform–and it’s smarter, faster and more powerful than ever. It comes with new features like picture-in-picture and Autofill to help you navigate tasks seamlessly. Plus, it’s got stronger security protections and speed improvements that keep you safe and moving at lightspeed. When you’re on your next adventure, Android Oreo is the superhero to have by your side (or in your pocket!).

Saturday, 19 August 2017

Artificial intelligence based system warns when a gun appears in a video

Artificial intelligence based system warns when a gun appears in a video
Scientists from the University of Granada (UGR) have designed a computer system based on new artificial intelligence techniques that automatically detects in real time when a subject in a video draws a gun.


Their work, pioneering on a global scale, has numerous practical applications, from improving security in airports and malls to automatically controlling violent content in which handguns appear in videos uploaded on social networks such as Facebook, Youtube or Twitter, or classifying public videos on the internet that have handguns.

Saturday, 12 August 2017

5 Announcements from the 2017 Microsoft Event

5 Announcements from the 2017 Microsoft Event
Soon Microsoft will be riding Apple’s coattails to the bank. At this year’s Microsoft Event in Redmond, Washington, Microsoft showcased its visionary outlook on Windows as a platform with powerful introductions to the Surface Studio, the Surface Book, and the future of HoloLens technology in the hands of consumers.


Let’s recap five of the biggest – and let’s face it, most awesome – announcements from Microsoft’s headquarters.

Wednesday, 9 August 2017

Top Five Worst Viruses For the Computers.




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Top Five Worst Viruses For the Computers.

we all are familiar with the pain of computer viruses. It attaches itself to a program or file, enabling it to spread from one computer to another, leaving infections as it travels. Almost all viruses are attached to an executable file, which means the virus may exist on your computer, but it actually cannot infect your computer unless you run or open the malicious program. These viruses can affect your computer in a very bad way as it can slow down the performance, might corrupt your system files, make some programs faulty or corrupt or just damage your boot sector creating problems when you boot into the windows. Computer viruses have flooded the computer user for a long time now. Here are five most dangerous and Worst Viruses For the Computers.

Thursday, 27 July 2017

Improving disease prediction with Big Data analytics

A better approach to disease prediction through big data analytics
Big data holds great promise to change health care for the better. However, much of the technology that will someday transform health care and its delivery is not yet mature enough for hospitals and other systems to use.

Sunday, 23 July 2017

11 hidden WhatsApp features

11 hidden WhatsApp features
Whether you're just starting to use WhatsApp or are a years-long addict, you're probably missing out on a few of these helpful, hidden features.

1. Format message text on demand

WhatsApp lets you bold, italicize or strike through text on the fly. To do so, you'll need to add a couple of special characters before and after whatever it is you want to format.