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    Tech companies know what you are doing right now

    Tech companies know what you are doing right now


    You personal life - be it shopping, movie streaming, in-app experiences, long drives or late-night dinners - everything is being...

    You personal life - be it shopping, movie streaming, in-app experiences, long drives or late-night dinners - everything is being tracked.
    Arbitrary ban on social media platforms will impede FDI: IAMAI

    Arbitrary ban on social media platforms will impede FDI: IAMAI


    IAMAI said its statement was in response to the "recent ban by the MeiTY on the order of a High Court of a social media...

    IAMAI said its statement was in response to the "recent ban by the MeiTY on the order of a High Court of a social media platform".
    For all its noble aspirations, social media is  pure business

    For all its noble aspirations, social media is pure business


    Right now, social media is being increasingly controlled by political forces, which will mark its demise until a new alternative comes and a new vision statement is...

    Right now, social media is being increasingly controlled by political forces, which will mark its demise until a new alternative comes and a new vision statement is provided.
    Off app stores, but millions using TikTok

    Off app stores, but millions using TikTok


    A recent report by app intelligence firm Sensor Tower estimated that Tik-Tok added 188 million users in the first quarter of this...

    A recent report by app intelligence firm Sensor Tower estimated that Tik-Tok added 188 million users in the first quarter of this year.
    Real problem’s cybersecurity, not local data: Tom Leighton Cofounder, Akamai Technologies

    Real problem’s cybersecurity, not local data: Tom Leighton Cofounder, Akamai Technologies


    "We’re seeing things like that in many regions of the world today. Privacy in general is important, given the fact that so many data breaches and cyber theft are taking...

    "We’re seeing things like that in many regions of the world today. Privacy in general is important, given the fact that so many data breaches and cyber theft are taking place."
    Amazon, Google agree to allow each other's streaming apps

    Amazon, Google agree to allow each other's streaming apps


    The companies said in a statement that the official YouTube apps will be available on Amazon's Fire TV in the coming...

    The companies said in a statement that the official YouTube apps will be available on Amazon's Fire TV in the coming months.
    Fake news makes it to Instagram now

    Fake news makes it to Instagram now


    Now there is a surge of political posts on the platform, said...

    Now there is a surge of political posts on the platform, said observers.
    Hike eyes acquisitions to 'unbundle' main app

    Hike eyes acquisitions to 'unbundle' main app


    In the messaging space, Hike’s biggest competitor in India is Facebook owned WhatsApp that has an enormous base of over 200...

    In the messaging space, Hike’s biggest competitor in India is Facebook owned WhatsApp that has an enormous base of over 200 million.