Facebook crisis: Battling the rough seas, the land seems far from the reach of Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook crisis: United Nations blamed Facebook for spreading hatred against Rohingya in Myanmar

Facebook crisis: Indian government issues notice to Facebook to assert whether personal data of Indian voters and users were compromised in the recent Cambridge Analytica fiasco

A plethora of issues surrounding Facebook; battling the rough seas, the land seems far from the reach of Mark Zuckerberg. In a recent interview, Apple CEO Tim Cook criticized Facebook for its data privacy practices.

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Facebook Founder & CEO Mark Zuckerberg finally breaks his silence on Cambridge Analytica scandal

CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks about Cambridge Analytica scandal

Breaking his silence on a plethora of issues, Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg has gone on an interview rampage. From posting on Facebook and speaking to few media outlets, Mark Zuckerberg speaks about the Cambridge Analytica scandal.

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42 Chinese Apps considered dangerous by Indian Government

Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) and National Technical Research Organisation (NTRO) suggests 42 Chinese apps are spyware or malware

Inputs from several government agencies like Research and Analysis Wing (RAW), National Technical Research Organisation (NTRO) last year suggested that 42 Chinese apps are spyware or malware. These Chinese apps have the potential to lead a cyberattack against the country. On the basis of the findings and research, Indian agencies have issued a warning to the Indian army and paramilitary against the usage of such apps. The list contains big names like TrueCaller and WeChat.

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YouTube Kids suggesting conspiracy theory videos to kids?

Conspiracy theory videos are floating on YouTube Kids app

YouTube Kids is facing a new content related problem. The new kind of problem that YouTube Kids faces is suggesting videos involving conspiracy theories to children. Conspiracy theory suggesting that moon landing was faked; aliens building the pyramids, reptile-human hybrids running the planet and other conspiracy videos are being suggested by YouTube Kids on their app.

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In June 2018 Google to ban cryptocurrency ads from Google Adwords

Google Adwords will ban cryptocurrency ads from June 2018

Google will ban all ads related to cryptocurrency from June 2018. Google recently updated Adwords financial based policy to restrict various forms of Ads, including financial spread betting, Contracts for Difference, rolling spot forex. All cryptocurrency related content like initial coin offerings, cryptocurrency wallets, cryptocurrency exchanges and cryptocurrency trading advice Ads will be banned.

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Wikipedia was unaware of YouTube’s conspiracy video plan

YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki announces that YouTube will start adding information from Wikipedia to conspiracy theory videos

YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki recently made a huge announcement at SXSW. The announcement follows – YouTube will start adding information from Wikipedia to conspiracy theory videos. Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia used by millions of people around the world was kept in the dark.

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In 2017 Google removed 3.2 billion bad ads, blocked 320k publishers, 90k websites and 700k mobile apps

Google removes offensive content, fake news and malware sites

Google nabs violators for violating the content

World’s largest search engine and digital advertising platform, Google is the source of information, earnings and lots more to billions of people across the globe. With billions of people using it on daily basis for multiple reasons, it is one of the natural choices for any advertisers and publishers. This has also lead to false or misleading information being spread through their platforms by ads or content which are monetized.

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Google’s upcoming VR headset to feature OLED display and twice the resolution of HTC Vive Pro

New Google VR headset to offer a resolution of 5500 x 3000 pixels with a pixel density of 1443 PPI and 120 Hz refresh rate

Google will soon come out with OLED screen for its VR headsets. The new Google VR headset will be offering a resolution of 5500 x 3000 pixels with a pixel density of 1443 PPI and 120 Hz refresh rate. This insane resolution will be a game changer for Google. This new Google VR headset resolution will be twice of what’s offered by HTC Vive and Oculus Rift. Currently, HTC Vive Pro VR headset offers a resolution of 2880 x 1600 pixels and pixel density of 615 PPI.

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Tim Berners-Lee shares his disappointment on World Wide Web’s 29th birthday

In an open letter father of World Wide Web shares his disappointment

Tim Berners-Lee also known as the father of World Wide Web shared his thoughts about the internet on the occasion of World Wide Web’s 29th birthday (12th March). He’s definitely not happy with the way internet has changed over the years. In an open letter appearing in The Guardian, Tim Berners Lee expressed his fears and ideas on how the internet should be for the people.

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Demystifying Internet of Things (IoT)

Defining Internet of Things (IoT)

Internet of Things (IoT) – Pros and Cons

The term IoT or Internet of Things was coined by Kevin Ashton in 1999. IoT or Internet of Things is a concept of connecting any devices to the internet and other devices which helps these devices or objects to collect, share and exchange data.  These devices can be anything from smartphones, smart homes, smart cities, wearable, virtual power plants, self-driving cars and much more.

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