Author : Nishant Arora


Get patched, find a firewall or upgrade

Get patched, find a firewall or upgrade

May 17,2017 , 05:01 AM IST | News Analysis
It was coming. On March 14 this year, Microsoft released a security update which addressed the vulnerability in the 16-year-old Windows XP operating system that the hackers behind the massive ransomware attack exploited and created havoc in 150 countries.
Why Uber is bullish on carpooling, ride-sharing for Indian roads

Why Uber is bullish on carpooling, ride-sharing for Indian roads

Jan 16,2017 , 12:28 AM IST | Amaravati Tab
Getting "more people into fewer cars" has the potential to cut congestion and, therefore, pollution in urban cities. In India, carpooling and ride-sharing can actually improve urban mobility and global online cab-hailing app Uber has hit the ground running on this count.
Global smartphone makers  need introspection

Global smartphone makers need introspection

Oct 16,2016 , 12:02 AM IST | Business
This is a perfect lesson for smartphone makers. Samsung has to come out with a detailed explanation about what exactly went wrong with the Note 7: Whether it was a problem with the charging device, an inner battery issue or a fault in the production line," Tarun Pathak, Senior Analyst, Mobile Devices and Ecosystems at New Delhi-based Counterpoint Research, said.
Secure your cyber space

Secure your cyber space

Sep 25,2016 , 12:53 AM IST | Hans
As Indian enterprises gain more exposure and attention globally, there is a worrying downside: these firms are at an increased cyber security risk owing to aged and vulnerable security solutions at work, experts have warned.