Indian Tech 

Amazon India Starts Accepting Payments Via UPI

Amazon India has added Unified Payment Interface (UPI) as a payment method on its mobile app and the mobile website. The UPI payment method is available for transactions valuing Rs. 10,000 or less, and is not available for purchases made through the Amazon desktop site. Notably, Amazon India competitors, including Flipkart and Paytm, are already offering UPI as a payment method on their e-commerce sites. How to use UPI on Amazon India Customers need to choose UPI as a payment method after adding their orders to the cart on the Amazon India mobile app or website.…

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What Budget 2018 means for the Indian job seeker

India should place as much importance on employability as much as it does on employment creation. The issues of India’s talent gap needs to be addressed. At the outset, I would like to congratulate the Government on their efforts in devising a budget that is pro-agrarian and one that puts social security as its cornerstone. Helping the Indian economy become the fifth largest in the world is no mean feat but the Centre has definitely chalked out a budget that is fiscally prudent yet prioritizes the key economic sectors such…

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About 84% of Indians share passwords with partners: McAfee

A McAfee report about trends of sharing details of private accounts between partners has indicated that almost 50 percent of partners have spied on their other half’s social media accounts. A McAfee study shows that 84 percent of Indians share their passwords with their partners. In a survey of 600 adults conducted in Mumbai, Delhi, and Bangalore during November 2017, 77 percent of respondents also claimed that the use of technology got in the way of their relationships. Despite 89 percent participants saying that privacy in a relationship is important,…

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Globle Tech 

Uber, Bell Helicopter alliance to bring first air taxis by 2025

Bell Helicopters and Uber have tied up, in a bid to bring air taxis by 2025. Bell Helicopter, which has tied up with Uber Technologies Inc to revolutionize mass transportation, expects to bring the first air-taxis under the partnership by the middle of next decade, according to an executive at the Textron Inc unit. “Air taxi is the next way for our industry, and it’s very important for us to make sure we are among the disrupters to think about what should be transported in the next 10-20 years,” Patrick…

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Google, NCERT partner to bring Digital Citizenship and Safety course to classrooms

Google has announced a collaboration with curriculum authority NCERT, which will introduce a Digital Citizenship and Safety course to the information and communications technology (ICT) curriculum. Google announced its partnership with NCERT on the Safer Internet Day 2018, to introduce a Digital Citizenship and Safety course in the ICT (information and communications technology) curriculum. The course has been designed to teach students the social, ethical and legal aspects of Internet safety. Google’s Digital Citizenship and Safety coursework, evaluation has been divided into four categories – Being Smart, Being Safe, Being a Digital Citizen and Being…

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