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  Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation’s (IRCTC) website has been hacked.  Around about 10 million user data and account details have been stolen. The stolen data hack contains details such as date of birth, phone numbers, and other important customer details. This user data hack is being sold in CD format for a price of Rs....

  Being the capital city, Delhi has always been in news for a host of reasons. A political state, it is constantly surrounded by various issues and problems which are not safe for common people. In its bid to help Delhi people lead a stress free life, Twitter has come up with three Twitter handles. This has been launched by the Delhi police on Tuesday. It means...

The Government of India has launched a new website on the occasion of the 69th Independence Day of the country, aiming at helping students who are seeking education loans. The new portal vidyalakshmi.co.in already has five nationalised banks integrated their portal with it, and will help those students who are looking for education loans to pursue higher education. The...

Digital India Week was a huge success this time. It got a positive response from all parts of the world. Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad was of the view that it was one of the successful events to take place. It was welcomed with an overwhelming response by the prominent political personalities. All the state governments were keen on inviting many...

With everything going digital, the Government of India has found a new and innovative method to store the important government documents of each and every Indian citizen residing in India. This was introduced in February 2015 and has a maximum of 1GB storage space. It is of great benefit for those who are absent minded and misplace their important documents here and...

Nowadays, we really do not know where technology is heading and where we’re going with it.  It has invaded most of our life.  From the time we week up and up until the time he would sleep, and even in some cases where we are sleeping, technology is always around us. There are many places where technology has surpassed our wildest dreams.  Technology has reached...

Boeing is not only working on completely revamping the core mechanism of its civil aviation aircraft line with the Yellowstone technology, it is also reportedly building a phone. Yes, you read it right. The Boeing Black phone is supposedly a fortified handset aimed at being the quintessential digital fortress for intelligence agencies.  It is not to be mistaken...

India is gearing up for the new wave of handheld internet surfing that is presently upon its citizens. The study conducted by Ericsson detailed that India will create more than 600 million mobile broadband internet users by the year 2020.  In the report titled ‘India 2020: Bringing the Networked Society to Life’, Ericsson reiterates the importance of...

Microsoft is known for practical chutzpah. The company refrains from gung-ho experimenting just for the sake of making it to the headlines and doesn’t share the enthusiasm over Google X projects that seem to have been within the confines of the lab for simply too long.  But now, Microsoft has all at once gone intrepid and rather foolhardy with a tactical...