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India

Zoom video-conferencing app risky, govt warns

Germany, Singapore and Taiwan have banned Zoom while the video-conferencing application has turned popular in India under COVID lockdown

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Social Media

WhatsApp has a new feature: Scheduled deletion of messages

The WhatsApp 2.19.348 version for an Android phone and 2.19.120 for an iPhone have these features and a lot more, visible only to admins

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India

Facebook launches ‘Study’ app that pays users for sharing data on app usage

The new app will collect information about which apps people are using and for how long, including which app features are used

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Editorial

100% marks in CBSE, ICSE exams ridiculous

It is time these authorities switched to an application-oriented system that would judge students on the basis of what their brains would contribute to the humankind

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India

2.3 crore people apply to Railways for 90,000 jobs

New Delhi: The Indian Railways has received more than 2.3 crore applications for nearly 90,000 jobs it had advertised for earlier this year, the ministry said today. Railway Recruitment Boards (RRBs) had published two fresh notifications — on 3 February and 10 February — for a total of 89,409 vacancies. Till now, it has received […]

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India

Now lend and borrow things online

Bengaluru: There are times when people tend to forget stuff that they might need on their trips, or want to try a product before buying. Not just this, if they have relocated to a place temporarily or have a house party tonight and need furniture, they need not be troubled. For now there is a solution. In order to […]

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India

Apsalar introduces uninstall attribution

San Francisco:  Apsalar, the app ROI platform that helps mobile-first marketers drive extraordinary growth, today announced that the company has incorporated uninstall attribution measurement into its popular Apsalar Attribution analytics offering. The new marketing measure reveals the uninstall rate for app downloads driven by different channels, vendors, campaigns, creative executions, geographies and user cohorts during any time […]

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India

E-Pathshala, Saransh, Shaala Siddhi portals, apps launched

New Delhi — Union HRD Minister Smriti Z Irani, while speaking at the edNEXT, National Conference on ICT in School Education at New Delhi today, said that the use of ICT will strengthen school education system. She also said that education ministers of certain States were working to reduce the burden of exams on students. […]

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Sci-Tech

Voice-based 24×7 toll-free national health portal launched

Shimla — JP Nadda, Union Minister for Health & Family Welfare, inaugurated the National Summit on Best Practices and Innovations in Healthcare in India today. At event, the Health Minister launched the National Health Innovations Portal which will be a repository of all innovations contributed by the states. The Health Minister also launched a voice-based web portal for […]

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India

Voice calling on WhatsApp soon

This is an exciting time for smartphone users across the country. The mobile messaging app WhatsApp that is a massive hit across the world is also a runaway success in India. While globally it has more than 700 million active users now, in India its user base has gone up by more than 100 million […]