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How smartphones and digital technology help develop your cognitive abilities
World

How smartphones and digital technology help develop your cognitive abilities

Smartphones, and digital technology can function as an auxiliary, serving as tools that are good at memorisation, calculation and storing information, according to a new research at University of Cincinnati

Google News launches innovation challenge for quality journalism in Asia-Pacific
News & Analysis

Google News launches innovation challenge for quality journalism in Asia-Pacific

Applications for the innovation challenge will open on 28 November and the deadline is 9 January.

Infosys, Trinity College partner to blend digital technology with liberal arts
News & Analysis

Infosys, Trinity College partner to blend digital technology with liberal arts

The partners will also co-develop content, building on Trinity's strengths in the liberal arts.

Alibaba co-founder and China's richest man Jack Ma to step down, will focus on philanthropy
Business

Alibaba co-founder and China's richest man Jack Ma to step down, will focus on philanthropy

As he prepares to leave the company, Jack Ma is among China's richest men with a net worth estimated by Forbes at $38.6 billion.

Aadhaar hearing: Petitioners conclude their arguments on 'the number of the beast' Aadhaar, highlighting various issues
India

Aadhaar hearing: Petitioners conclude their arguments on 'the number of the beast' Aadhaar, highlighting various issues

Issues raised were lack of proportionality and purpose, limitation with the large-scale collection and retention of data under the Aadhaar Project.

WEF, Reliance Industries partner to set up Center for Fourth Industrial Revolution in Mumbai
Business

WEF, Reliance Industries partner to set up Center for Fourth Industrial Revolution in Mumbai

The World Economic Forum (WEF) has been championing the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

SC examines if privacy can be a fundamental right, questions contours of debate in digital age
India

SC examines if privacy can be a fundamental right, questions contours of debate in digital age

The arguments remained inconclusive and would resume on 25 July when Attorney General KK Venugopal would put forth the government's views

Personal data isn’t a commodity to be sold at the whim of companies, especially in the digital age
News & Analysis

Personal data isn’t a commodity to be sold at the whim of companies, especially in the digital age

Data broking in the era of ‘Big Data’ and smart cities leads to big privacy concerns. A recent investigation by The Economic Times revealed that the personal data of lakhs of Indians is available from data brokers for less than a rupee per person.

Mastercard updates its iconic logo for the digital age
News & Analysis

Mastercard updates its iconic logo for the digital age

The change in the logo is to reflect the modern, simple and connected Mastercard services.

From video games to internet porn: How connectivity is blurring our lines of morality in the virtual and the real
Life

From video games to internet porn: How connectivity is blurring our lines of morality in the virtual and the real

Many children learn to identity spoofing or theft for the first time on the internet. So a 10-year-old girl pretending to be 13 to access Facebook, or a 16-year-old boy masquerading as his father to access an adult site, commit their first instances of fraud on the internet

Decoding the brain: Why digital-age kids have quicker minds than their parents
World

Decoding the brain: Why digital-age kids have quicker minds than their parents

According to the latest findings, tech-savvy kids gain superficial memory as opposed to the deeper memory bank of their literary counterparts.

Dealing with security threats in the digital age
Business

Dealing with security threats in the digital age

The rise and rise of cyber-attacks isn’t set to come to a halt any time soon, so it’s pivotal that businesses prepare for a new generation of cyber risks.

Telcos To Transform IT, Service Technologies For Digital Age
Biztech

Telcos To Transform IT, Service Technologies For Digital Age

To compensate for declining voice revenues and to find new growth, CSPs will need to develop a wide range of new digital services.