WhatsApp Quashes Data Breach Concerns, Says No Evidence Of Any Leak

WhatsApp has responded to allegations of a data breach on the platform. WhatsApp claims that there is no evidence of a data leak from the messaging app and that the unsubstantiated screenshots do not make a compelling case for otherwise. “The claim written on Cybernews is based on unsubstantiated screenshots. There is no evidence of a ‘data leak’ from WhatsApp,” said a WhatsApp spokesperson on Monday. In fact, the reporter of the Cybernews piece on the WhatsApp data breach confirms this. According to Jurgita Lapienyt, Chief Editor of Cybernews, there…

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Simplilearn acquires New York-based Fullstack Academy

Simplilearn acquired US based bootcamp education company Fullstack Academy. The value of the transaction was not disclosed by the company. Simplilearn, an upskilling edtech platform, has acquired Fullstack Academy, a US-based bootcamp education company, as it seeks to expand in North America. The value of the transaction was not disclosed by the company. Simplilearn acquired Fullstack from publicly traded US edtech Zovio Inc, which has been attempting to dissolve the company for several months. In a filing to the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in September, Zovio stated that…

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UK creates £1.5M fund to support carbon-reducing AI projects

The UK government has launched a £1.5 million program to encourage the use of artificial intelligence to reduce carbon emissions. “The United Kingdom is one of the most advanced AI economies in the world, and AI technology is already having a transformative impact on our economy and society,” said UK Science Minister George Freeman. “However, there is enormous potential to do more.” The AI for Decarbonisation program is part of the larger Net Zero Innovation Portfolio, which aims to accelerate the commercialization of low-carbon technologies, systems, and business models. AI…

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WhatsApp to soon allow users to share voice notes as status updates

WhatsApp is working on a host of new features to improve the user experience. WhatsApp may soon allow the possibility to let you share your voice note as a status update. WhatsApp is developing a slew of new features to enhance the user experience. The messaging app may soon allow you to share your voice note as a status update. WhatsApp users can currently only share images and videos as status updates. WhatsApp was spotted testing the feature on the app’s iOS beta version. According to Wabetainfo, WhatsApp is working…

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Jio 5G available in all cities of Gujarat, Jio users in the state can avail 5G services for free

Jio 5G is now available across Gujarat. Jio users can connect to the Jio 5G network after receiving the welcome offer invite. Reliance Jio is rapidly expanding its 5G services across India. Mumbai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Chennai, Varanasi, Kolkata, Pune, Gurugram, Noida, Ghaziabad, Bengaluru, and Faridabad are among the 12 Indian cities where the telecom operator has already begun to offer fifth-generation network services. Jio has now launched its 5G services throughout the entire state of Gujarat. Gujarat has been named the first Indian state to have 100% 5G coverage across…

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India tops the world nations in AI talent concentration: Network Readiness Index 2022

India secures 1st rank in AI talent concentration and overall 61st according to the recently released Network Readiness Index 2022. India’s position has improved by six slots in the latest version of 2022. India secures 1st rank in AI talent concentration and overall 61st according to the recently released Network Readiness Index 2022. India’s position has improved by six slots in the latest version of 2022. The report ranks a total of 131 economies that collectively account for almost 95 percent of the global gross domestic product (GDP). The United…

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Future of technology will have Indian fingerprint everywhere: UAE Minister

Al Olama stated that technology is driven by places such as Bengaluru, but technology has also come from the rest of the world. He praised the country for the strides it made in the field of technology. UAE Minister Omar bin Sultan Al Olama stated that the future would have Indian fingerprints for ‘everyone and everywhere. He praised the country for the strides it made in the field of technology while addressing the inaugural session of the 25th Bangaluru Tech Summit. “Our belief is that India is not just past…

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Microsoft warns about Boa web server risks: India is the most affected country

India tops the chart when it comes to the distribution of outdated Boa web servers Microsoft claims there are more than 1 million IoT devices that are running on outdated Boa web server. Even though the Boa web server was discontinued in 2005, many businesses continue to use it. Companies continue to use Boa web servers because they are included in a product’s software development kit (SDK). However, according to the most recent Microsoft report, the Boa web server poses potential risks, and hackers can easily target these services. More…

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Cornell Researchers develop microrobots that walk autonomously

According to Itai Cohen, professor of physics in the College of Arts and Sciences, before, they had to manipulate these wires to get any response from the robot. But with their recent study, it is like taking the strings off the marionette with the brains on board. Cornell researchers implanted electronic “brains” in solar-powered robots measuring 100 to 250 micrometers in size, allowing the tiny robots to walk autonomously without being controlled externally. Robots are about the size of an ant’s head. Previously, Cornell researchers and others created microscopic machines…

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Google Ads Could Be A Security Risk

Google Ads are usually safe and only redirect you to shopping websites but this new version can be harmful as per Microsoft. According to a new Microsoft security alert, hackers are spreading malware and ransomware via fake websites disguised as Google Ads. We’ve all seen Google Ads, and clicking on them usually takes you to a shopping website or a product page that Google is selling based on your web activities. However, there is a new type of Google Ads out there that can be dangerous to users and their…

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