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Centre gets more time to file report in WhatsApp privacy case

New Delhi, March 1 | The Delhi High Court on Monday granted more time to the Centre to file the status report in a...

3rd party Alexa smart devices risk users’ privacy

New Delhi, Feb 28 | In yet another privacy setback, a team of researchers who obtained and analysed 90,194 "Alexa Skills" developed by external...

US court approves $650M FB privacy lawsuit

San Francisco, Feb 28 | As Facebook and its family of apps face scrutiny over privacy and security issues globally including in India, a...

Microsoft CEO for global rules on data safety, privacy

Hyderabad, Feb 23 | Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella on Tuesday said he hopes for global rules on the safety and privacy of data that...

Google quietly adds iOS app privacy labels to Gmail

New Delhi, Feb 23 | Google has quietly added Apple iOS privacy labels to its Gmail app which is yet to come as an...

What will happen to users who don’t agree to WhatsApp’s privacy...

San Francisco, Feb 21 | If you don't agree to WhatsApp's new privacy policy update, you will be able to receive calls and notifications,...

Can’t read your chats with new privacy policy: WhatsApp

New Delhi, Feb 19 | Facing intense scrutiny over alleged data sharing with Facebook via new privacy policy, WhatsApp has reiterated that personal messages...

Quad9 public domain name service moves to Switzerland for maximum internet...

Quad9 is the first DNS security solution to extend GDPR privacy protections to internet users worldwide. ZURICH, Feb. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Quad9,...

We’ve to protect people’s privacy: SC issues notice to WA, FB

New Delhi, Feb 15 | People have grave apprehensions on loss of privacy, the Supreme Court said on Monday and made it clear that...

‘We’re building in public, join us’: Koo blasts privacy critics (IANS...

By Nikhila NatarajanNew York, Feb 12 | India's multilingual microblogging platform Koo is brushing aside as "teething issues" a sudden burst of criticism over...

Quad9 and SWITCH to Announce Global Privacy Initiative on February 17

ZURICH, Feb. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Please join us as Quad9 and SWITCH announce a new initiative that will inhibit the abuse of personal...

Challenge WhatsApp privacy policy in Delhi HC, SC to CAIT

New Delhi, Feb 5 | The Supreme Court on Friday declined to entertain a plea by the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) seeking...

WhatsApp expands Status messaging to reassure users about privacy

New Delhi, Jan 31 | Facing backlash over its upcoming privacy policy, WhatsApp that has been using its Status feature to allay fears in...

Plea in SC: Stay WhatsApp privacy policy that affects 400 mn...

New Delhi, Jan 30 | A plea has been filed in the Supreme Court seeking an interim stay on the operation of new privacy...

Apple’s strict privacy feature to go live in next iOS 14...

San Francisco, Jan 28 | Apple's much contested privacy feature that will require app developers to seek permission from users to track them for...

Zuckerberg defends WhatsApp privacy policy amid India backlash

New Delhi, Jan 28 | Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has defended the upcoming WhatsApp privacy policy that has witnessed a massive backlash in India,...

Facing scrutiny, WhatsApp defers new data privacy policy

New Delhi, Jan 16 | Facing intense criticism worldwide and now a court case in India, WhatsApp has deferred its new data privacy policy...

Delhi HC bench recuses hearing plea against WhatsApp’s new privacy policy

New Delhi, Jan 15 | A single judge bench of the Delhi High Court on Friday recused from hearing a petition against the Facebook-owned...

Google completes Fitbit acquisition, promises data privacy

New Delhi, Jan 15 | After facing initial scrutiny over user data privacy, wearable maker Fitbit has finally become part of Google which bought...

Personalised advertising, privacy are not at odds: FB tells Apple

San Francisco, Dec 19 | Defending its personalised advertising approach, Facebook has said that it disagrees with Apples belief that personalisation and privacy are...

Facebook attacks Apple over iOS privacy changes in newspaper ad

San Francisco, Dec 16 | Facebook has published full-page newspaper ads to criticise Apple for the company's upcoming iOS privacy changes."We're standing up to...

Apple releases iOS 14.3 update, App Store privacy labels

San Francisco, Dec 15 | Apple has released iOS 14.3 software update with several new features as well as bug fixes for iPhone users...

JPC questions Google, Paytm on data privacy, Chinese investment

New Delhi, Oct 30 | Google and digital payments major Paytm were questioned by a parliamentary panel in India on a range of issues...

Will work with JPC to set record straight on data privacy:...

New Delhi, Oct 23 | Amazon, which has refused to appear before a joint parliamentary committee (JPC) next week, said on Friday that its...

Airtel’s privacy policy updated after furore

New Delhi, Oct 19 | Airtels privacy policy statement has been updated after a controversy over sexual orientation being part of the personal information...

Will Facebook’s cross-app messaging protect your privacy?

San Francisco, Sep 30 | With the launch of coss-app messaging for Instagram and Messenger, Facebook has said that far from infringing on your...

Google Android 11 comes with new privacy controls, powerful tools (Ld)

San Francisco, Sep 8 | With a focus on managing your conversations and privacy, Google on Tuesday rolled out the much-anticipated Android 11 that...

Contemporary bath spaces provide much needed privacy

By N. Lothungbeni HumtsoeNew Delhi, Aug 5 (IANSlife) In the new world order of work from home or rather as many sarcastically...

Europe’s top court rules EU-US data ‘privacy shield’ invalid

Luxembourg, July 16 | In a major blow to companies transferring data of European Union citizens to the US, Europe's top Court struck down...

Google to protect employee privacy on company-owned devices

San Francisco, July 1 | Google has expanded Androids commitment to employee privacy in Android 11, by bringing the privacy protections of the work...

Amid privacy concerns, Centre makes Aarogya Setu app open source

New Delhi, May 26 | In a bid to allay the privacy concerns regarding the Aarogya Setu app, the Centre on Tuesday announced it...

20% online user in APAC ready to sacrifice privacy for freebies:...

New Delhi, May 26 | More than one-fifth of online users in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region are still willing to sacrifice their privacy...

SC seeks Centre response on Zoom ban for breaching privacy, security...

New Delhi, May 22 | The Supreme Court has sought a response from the Centre on a plea seeking a ban on Zoom, the...

Chrome gets more intuitive privacy, security controls

San Francisco, May 20 | Google has started rolling out new tools and a redesign of Chrome browser's privacy and security settings on desktop...

Apple, Google allay privacy fears around contact tracing app

San Francisco, April 25 | Amid the growing debate over privacy and security around contact tracing technology, Apple and Google have announced new...

QNu Labs unveils 2 products for data security, privacy (Lead)

Bengaluru, March 19 | In a boost for the government's 'Made in India' initiative', QNu Labs on Thursday unveiled two products for data...

CJI says privacy a concern, proposes one law on environment

New Delhi, Feb 23 | Chief Justice S.A. Bobde said the widespread use of technology has also brought with it concerns over mass data...

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February GST collection stands at Rs 1.13 lakh Cr

New Delhi, March 1 | The gross GST revenue collected in February 2021 increased 7 per cent on a year-on-year basis to over Rs...