• Aadhaar Operator’s Biometrics Stolen & Misused, UIDAI Documents Prove
  • No, OTP is not surefire protection against online banking fraud
  • Manohar Parrikar, four-time Goa chief minister no more
  • Has Your Phone Been Hacked, Tapped? Know How To Find Who Is Tracking Your Mobile
  • mAadhaar app: How to add profiles of family members

Aadhaar Operator’s Biometrics Stolen & Misused, UIDAI Documents Prove

JIND, Haryana — If you go by the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI)’s record of each time Vikram Sheokhand pressed his thumb down on a biometric reader for an Aadhaar-enabled transaction, on November 12 2018 he was at a Ratnakar Bank branch, a Yes Bank branch, a State Bank of India branch in Haryana where he lives, and also at the Madhya Pradesh State Electronics Development Corporation, headquartered in…

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No, OTP is not surefire protection against online banking fraud

One-time password (OTP), a commonly used two-factor authentication, is considered an effective deterrent against criminals trying to steal money from your bank account through online transaction. Not any more. There has been a large number of cases in which criminals duped bank customers into revealing OTP or accessed it by hacking the smartphone. But now they have found another way to bypass the OTP deterrent — by requesting your bank…

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Manohar Parrikar, four-time Goa chief minister no more

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar passed away this evening after a long battle with cancer. Parrikar had been in and out of hospitals in Goa, Mumbai, Delhi, and New York since February last year after he was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. After coming back from New York, Parrikar, was seen wearing medical paraphernalia -a nasogastric tube. Parrikar led a coalition government, which is backed by the Goa Forward Party (GFP),…

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Has Your Phone Been Hacked, Tapped? Know How To Find Who Is Tracking Your Mobile

How to find who is tracking your mobile phone: Ever wondered whether your phone has been hacked, or being tracked? Surely, there have been instances when you thought so. So, even as the rapid spread of mobile telephony has eased people’s lives in many ways, the accompanying rise of cyber crimes has become one of the biggest present-day concerns. Nowadays, hackers can remotely install a piece of software in your mobile…

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mAadhaar app: How to add profiles of family members

Since carrying a physical copy of Aadhaar isn’t always practical, the UIDAI launched the mAadhaar app. mAadhaar is the official Aadhaar smartphone app launched by the UIDAI, to let users easily and conveniently access their Aadhaar details right from their smartphone, whenever and wherever they wish to. Here’s how you can add profiles of your family members in the mAadhaar app. Step-by-step procedure To add profiles of your family members in the mAadhaar app, follow these…

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PUBG Mobile will turn one-year-old on March 19: Here’s how PUBG Mobile is celebrating its first anniversary

PUBG Mobile has become one of the most popular online smartphone game in the world and since its debut as the free version of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds last year, Tencent Games has seen an ever-rising bullish graph in terms of number of players registering for the online battle royale game on both iOS and Android versions of the app. Now, PUBG Mobile will be celebrating its first anniversary on March 19,…

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11 new features coming to Android smartphones this year

Google has rolled out the first beta version of Android Q, the next version of its Android OS. And for the first time, the company has released beta 1 along with developer preview of its upcoming OS. As widely speculated, Android Q brings several new features for Android smartphone users. So, here are all the new features coming to Android smartphones later this year. System-wide Dark theme is finally here…

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Govt proposes IT Act changes to allow apps, sites to be take down

NEW DELHI: The government plans to amend the IT law to increase penalty on apps and websites that are unable to control fake news and child pornography. Amendments will include an extreme provision of taking down apps and websites in violation. The move comes days after senior officials of the IT ministry met representatives from top global social-media and internet companies and sought their views on proposed rules that would,…

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IPL 2019 Tickets Online Booking, Teams, Match Schedules

The countdown to the much awaited 12th edition the IPL 2019 (Indian Premier League) has begun already. We will soon see some live actions underway from 23rd March 2019 onward. The Indian cricket fans are super excited for the tournament and the Supreme Court’s decision of the IPL 2019 being held in India has added a cherry on the cake. However the BCCI has decided to forgo the opening ceremony…

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How to pay LIC premium on online

If paying your LIC premiums by directly visiting the branch has become a problem for you, you can take the online route now. The Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) has made a few online options available to its policyholders to pay premiums. You can do so by either visiting the LIC website or by downloading LIC India’s app. Here’s how you can make premium payments online via these different…

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Not using your Aadhaar card? It might get deactivated

With so many government welfare schemes linked with Aadhaar, it is one of the most important documents you will ever hold. Also, a vital proof of identity, it can come handy anywhere and anytime. However, if you don’t use it at all, it may get deactivated. Here’s how you can check your Aadhaar card’s validity status, and more. Reasons for which your Aadhaar card might get deactivated The primary reason…

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