Globle Tech 

Facebook privacy settings revamped after data scandal

Facebook has added a new privacy shortcuts menu and a new page called Access Your Information that allows users to review past interactions with the site. Members will also be able to download specific categories of data on Facebook. Facebook on Wednesday announced an overhaul of its privacy tools that will make it easier for users to find and edit the personal information the company holds. The move followed intense criticism of the social media giant after it emerged that data of about 50 million users had been harvested and…

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Indian Tech 

Indian mobile Internet users may reach 478 mn by June: IAMAI

The number of mobile Internet users increased by 17.22 percent from December 2016 to reach 456 million users by December 2017 The number of mobile Internet users in India is likely to reach 478 million by June, a report published on Thursday said. “The number of mobile Internet users increased by 17.22 percent from December 2016 to reach 456 million users by December 2017,” said the report titled “Mobile Internet in India 2017”, published jointly by the Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) and KANTAR-IMRB. The report attributed the popularity…

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Globle Tech 

NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity marks 2,000th day on Red Planet

The NASA Curiosity rover has completed 2000 days on Mars, following the footsteps of its bigger brother, the Opportunity, that has been on the Red Planet for 5000 days. NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity has now marked 2,000 days on the red planet. That’s 2,000 days by Martian standards. A Martian sol, or solar day, is equivalent to 24 hours, 39 minutes and 35 seconds. So 2,000 days on Mars equal 2,055 days here on Earth. Either way, it’s a big milestone this week for scientists eager for Curiosity to begin…

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Indian Tech 

India improves fixed broadband speed rankings: Here is where it stands according to Ookla

India recorded a fixed broadband download speed of 20.72Mbps, says Ookla’s Global Speedtest Index for the month of February 2018. Ookla, the well-known speed test app for mobile and fixed broadband internet, has placed India at number 67 when it comes to fixed broadband speeds. Ookla’s report for the month of February 2018 showed that India had a marked improvement when it came to fixed broadband speed for a populous country. Previously Ookla’s Global Speedtest Index had ranked India at number 76 in the month of November of 2017 when…

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Indian Tech 

Nokia 1 with Android Go Edition launched in India: Price is Rs 5,499 and here are the details

Nokia 1, the budget smartphone with Android Oreo (Go edition) and 4G connectivity has been officially launched in the Indian market. Nokia 1 will have a price of Rs 5,499 in India. Nokia 1, the budget smartphone with Android Oreo (Go edition) and 4G connectivity has been officially launched in the Indian market. Nokia 1 with Android Go Edition will have a price of Rs 5,499 in India. Nokia 1 with Android Go will be available at all leading mobile phone outlets across the country from March 28, 2018, says the company. The…

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