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India advances again in IMD World Digital Competitiveness ranking

India advances again in IMD World Digital Competitiveness ranking

India has advanced to the 44th position on the 2019 International Institute for Management Development (IMD) World Digital Competitiveness Ranking (WDCR), an improvement of four places over last year. The country had earlier risen three places to 48th rank in 2018 in the world digital competitiveness rankings Now in its third year, the WDCR measures

McAfee Study: Social media footprint can jeopardize career opportunities

40.7% Indians agree that they could get fired for controversial content on their social media channels As working professionals and students look out for new career opportunities, McAfee is urging job seekers to act now to ensure that their social media footprint does not end up having serious professional repercussions. Researching the attitude of Indians

Adobe India Bets Big on Social Transformation With Grassroots Innovation Challenge

Grassroots Innovation Challenge is a unique platform designed to encourage 5,200 plus Adobe India employees to collaborate and create digital solutions to address India’s social challenges Based on the tenets of the Digital India initiative by Government of India, Adobe organised Grassroots Innovation Challenge – a first-of-its-kind initiative by the company – aimed at encouraging

New Vulnerability Revealed in Popular Messaging Services

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. researchers revealed a new vulnerability on WhatsApp & Telegram’s online platforms– WhatsApp Web& Telegram Web, two of the world’s most popular messaging services. By exploiting this vulnerability, attackers could completely take over user accounts, and access victims’ personal and group conversations, photos, videos and other shared files, contact lists, and

Twitter to soon introduce new filters

Twitter to soon introduce new filters  to prevent harassment. In a bid to reduce abuse on Twitter, the microblogging website will introduce new optional filters to prevent a user from being notified when certain accounts tweet at them, a media report said on Thursday. The new filters will also include accounts without profile photos called

Twitter announces live video creation for app users

Twitter announced on Thursday that now anyone can broadcast live video directly from its apps. Powered by Periscope, live video on Twitter allows people to share and experience everything from significant moments to daily life together with an audience – all through a Tweet, the company stated. “We started Periscope because we wanted to give

Twitter partners with IndiaSpend to launch ‘#Breathe’

Twitter India in partnership with non-profit data journalism initiative IndiaSpend have launched ‘#Breathe’, an independent and real-time air quality monitoring public service initiative on Twitter, the company said in a statement. Twitter said millions of Indians across 17 cities can now monitor the air quality they breathe with a single tweet. By tweeting ‘#Breathe’ ,

Twitter goes down for an hour

It’s possibly not a good idea to slow down or not work, especially when you are looking for suitors to sell yourself. It’s certainly been a rough year for Twitter and things are not really looking up for them. Monday morning, the social media networking site faced some technical problem, and it was not trivial.