Third-parties abusing ‘Facebook Login’ to steal users’ data: Report


San Francisco, Apr 19: Several third-party trackers are abusing Facebook Login, exfiltrating users’ data including name, email address, age range, gender, locale and profile photo, a new security research report has claimed. The unintended exposure of Facebook data to third party JavaScript trackers is not owing to a bug in Facebook’s Login feature. “Rather, it is due to the lack of ...

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‘Newton’ wins Best Hindi Film at 65th National Awards


New Delhi, Apr 13: Amit Masurkar’s “Newton” won the Best Hindi Film honour and actor Pankaj Tripathi, who was part of it, won a Special Mention for his performance at the 65th National Film Awards here on Friday. Produced by Manish Mundra and starring Rajkummar Rao, the film revolves around a young government clerk, who is sent on election duty to ...

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One in four kids under 6 has smartphone: Survey


London, Apr 9: While various stakeholders including parents are deliberating to decide on the correct age for using a smartphone, a survey has found that one in four children under the age of six in Britain has a smartphone. According to the researchers from online trade-in outlet musicMagpie, 25 per cent of children aged six and under already have their own ...

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Facebook breach: Apple, IBM heads want stricter data regulations


Beijing, Mar 27: With the Cambridge Analytica scandal revealing massive Facebook data misuse, Apple chief Tim Cook and IBM chair Ginni Rometty have called for more measures to ensure user data protection. Speaking at the China Development Forum in Beijing, the two tech honchos called for better regulations to protect personal data shared online, the USA Today reported on Monday. The ...

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Facebook enhancing security features ahead of polls in India: Zuckerberg


Washington, Mar 23: Mark Zuckerberg has said Facebook is enhancing its security features to ensure the integrity of upcoming key elections in countries like India on its platform, as the social media giant faced flak over a major data breach scandal by a British firm linked to Donald Trump’s presidential campaign. Zuckerberg, in an interview with The New York Times, referred ...

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Oscars 2018: List of Worst Dressed Stars of 90th Academy Awards


Oscars 2018: List of Worst Dressed Stars of 90th Academy Awards List of Worst Dressed Stars of 2018 Oscars The red carpet of Oscars is THE red carpets for celebs across the world. A lot of efforts are added by stylists to make sure their celeb client look the best. Like every year, this year too, many stars looked like a dream in their high-end ...

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is my mother, alleges 29-year-old Andhra youth


A young man in Andhra Pradesh has claimed that Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai is his mother. Vishakhapatnam-native Sangeeth Kumar said that he was born in 1988 in London through IVF and was raised for two years by Aishwarya’s parents Vrinda Rai and late Krishnaraj Rai. New Delhi, Jan 3: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has always managed to grab the limelight for her beautiful ...

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Abhishek, Taapse Pannu to shoot in Kashmir in February


Srinagar, Dec 24: Abhishek Bachchan, the son of Bollywood’s grand-daddy is planning flying to Kashmir for shooting his film Manmarziyan , reports suggest. This will be his first film after more than two years of hiatus. Makers of the film were earlier negotiating with Malayalam actor Dulquer Salmaan for the role. But it has finally gone to Abhishek. Reports appearing in ...

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Google unveils new India-first products to connect next billion


New Delhi, Dec 05: Firming up its commitment to connect the next billion Indians, Google on Tuesday announced several India-first products and features that will be rolled out in other developing countries in the coming months. Currently, there are nearly 400 million Internet users in India along with over 300 million smartphone users. “On average, a connected mobile Internet user in ...

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