Windows 10 to Give More Control Over App-level Permissions

Microsoft has been gradually changing its privacy settings in Windows 10 with the Fall Creators Update to give its users more controls over their data. In April, Microsoft addressed some initial privacy concerns in the Windows 10 Creators Update with simplified data collection levels—Security, Basic, Enhanced, and Full—and eventually revealed its data collection practices. Now, the software giant … Continue reading Windows 10 to Give More Control Over App-level Permissions

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India Planning Its Own Bitcoin-Like Cryptocurrency: Lakshmi Coin

The Reserve Bank of India has cautioned people about the possible drawbacks of the popular cryptocurrency known as Bitcoin. They may seem to not like Bitcoin but this doesn’t mean the RBI bank has set aside the whole idea of digital currency alternatives. According to a the Economic Times, RBI is planning to get in … Continue reading India Planning Its Own Bitcoin-Like Cryptocurrency: Lakshmi Coin

BlueBorne: Critical Bluetooth Attack Puts Billions of Devices at Risk of Hacking

If you are using a Bluetooth enabled device, be it a smartphone, laptop, smart TV or any other IoT device, you are at risk of malware attacks that can carry out remotely to take over your device even without requiring any interaction from your side. Security researchers have just discovered total 8 zero-day vulnerabilities in Bluetooth protocol … Continue reading BlueBorne: Critical Bluetooth Attack Puts Billions of Devices at Risk of Hacking

Samsung Launches Bug Bounty Program — Offering up to $200,000 in Rewards

With the growing number of cyber attacks and data breaches, a number of tech companies and organisations have started Bug Bounty programs for encouraging hackers, bug hunters and researchers to find and responsibly report bugs in their services and get rewarded. Samsung is the latest in the list of tech companies to launch a bug … Continue reading Samsung Launches Bug Bounty Program — Offering up to $200,000 in Rewards

Raspberry Pi: Learn How to Build Amazing IoT & Robotics Projects at Home

Do you want to make your own robot at home? But, of course, one can not spend hundreds or thousands of dollars, and definitely would not be able to join a 4-year-long engineering institute to learn how to do it? Well, we have good news for you—Try the Raspberry Pi board to create amazing projects at highly … Continue reading Raspberry Pi: Learn How to Build Amazing IoT & Robotics Projects at Home