7 deadly sins against web design

The worldwide web is an important place for me. Just like a fanatic member of a neighborhood committee, I also want my home base to be a pleasant place to stay. Unfortunately, there are still too many websites that provide frustration and disgust instead of offering a refreshing experience. Based on my experience and motivated by a utopian […]

Facebook’s Battle Against Fake News Helped by This Tiny US Think Tank

A day before Facebook announced that it had discovered and disabled a propaganda campaign designed to sow dissension among US voters, it exclusively shared some of the suspicious pages with an online forensics team so busy it hasn’t put a nameplate on the door. The Atlantic Council’s Digital Forensic Research Lab is based in a 12-foot-by-12-foot office in […]

US law firms initiate investigation against Infosys on behalf of investors

NEW DELHI, AUG 19:   Four US law firms have said they are investigating potential claims on behalf of Infosys investors on whether the company and some of its officials and directors have violated federal securities laws. The development comes a day after the IT major, which is also listed in the US, saw its CEO […]

AMD Files Patent Infringement Complaint Against LG, MediaTek, Sigma Designs, and Vizio

ent Late last month, AMD filed a legal complaint against a number of companies accusing them of infringing its patents covering graphics processing technologies. The company requested the United States International Trade Commission (US ITC) to investigate the matter and, if the ITC finds in their favor, ban products based on chips that infringe on […]

Why Apple Can Take a Bigger Stand Against Trump Than Its Rivals

Whatever happens at the Republican National Convention next month, one thing is clear: It won’t be brought to you by Apple. The firm won’t be providing any funding or support for the convention, according to news reports.Apple has been more outspoken on public policy issues than many of its peers in Silicon Valley. A report […]

Rupee closes weaker against US dollar at 66.89 ahead of IIP, CPI data

India’s 10-year bond yield closed at 7.103%, from its Thursday’s close of 7.083%. Pradeep Gaur/Mint Mumbai: The Indian rupee closed lower against the US dollar ahead of the macroeconomic data due later on Friday. The home currency closed at 66.89 a dollar, down 0.06% from its Thursday’s close of 66.84. The rupee opened at 66.84 […]

US Says National Guard May Join Cyber Offense Against Islamic State

US Defense Secretary Ash Carter said the National Guard’s cyber squadrons will play an increasingly important role in assessing the vulnerabilities of US industrial infrastructure and could be asked to join the fight against Islamic State. The National Guard – a reserve military force that resides in the states but can be mobilized for national […]