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Yemen| Internet Down After Saudi Led Airstrike Targets Houthi Rebels: Advocacy Group

Yemen| Internet Down After Saudi Led Airstrike Targets Houthi Rebels: Advocacy Group

21 January 2022

Yemen was ‘in the midst of a nation-scale internet blackout following airstrike on (a) telecom building,’ said advocacy group NetBlocks.

An Unusual Love Story: A Break-up, Finding New Love To Break Again But...

An Unusual Love Story: A Break-up, Finding New Love To Break Again But...

08 January 2022

I met a girl online, she was a medical student who was just depressed as she had few friends who she could not trust and had few family problems, which she...


Banal Memes Killed The Joke In 2021, Will 'Picture Template' Revive It In 2022?

Yearender 2021: The reality is reels – an ensemble of sound and visuals to share some short message of 15 or 30 seconds on Instagram – are reducing the...

How The Internet Of Contracts Will Define A New Era Of Business

How The Internet Of Contracts Will Define A New Era Of Business

13 January 2022

The Internet of Things set in motion a new way of interconnecting devices, not only people but also creating new opportunities, disrupting transportation,...


China Passes Law To Ease Homework Pressure On Children

The legislation also seeks to tackle internet addiction and limit the pressure of out-of-school tutoring for children in the country’s ultracompetitive...

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23 October 2021
Rajasthan Shuts Internet As 15 Lakh Candidates Appear For Patwari Recruitment Exam

Rajasthan Shuts Internet As 15 Lakh Candidates Appear For Patwari Recruitment Exam

Business of taxi services, food aggregators, home delivery services come to a standstill as internet remains cut off in Jaipur, Dausa and Bikaner.


01 January 2022
Delhi Metro Commuters Can Now Enjoy Free High Speed Internet

Delhi Metro Commuters Can Now Enjoy Free High Speed Internet

Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has announced free Wifi services for commuters at its Yellow Line stations, while the efforts are underway to extend the...


01 January 2022
Congo's Famous Gorilla Ndakasi Dies

Congo's Famous Gorilla Ndakasi Dies

The mountain gorilla's life was featured in shows and the documentary film “Virunga,” and she gained internet fame in 2019 for a photo that featured her...


10 January 2022
Chinese Parents Look Happy With Gaming Restrictions By The Government For Children

Chinese Parents Look Happy With Gaming Restrictions By The Government For Children

One in ten minors in China is addicted to the internet, state estimates say. The CCP has capped daily gaming activity for 90 minutes. Experts say, children...


10 January 2022
Chinese Parents Look Happy With Gaming Restrictions By The Government For Children

Chinese Parents Look Happy With Gaming Restrictions By The Government For Children

One in ten minors in China is addicted to the internet, state estimates say. The CCP has capped daily gaming activity for 90 minutes. Experts say, children...


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10 January 2022
Why School In ‘The Cloud’ Will Be Our New Normal

Why School In ‘The Cloud’ Will Be Our New Normal

We can do anything with the Cloud. Buy and sell, eat, cook, get our clothes, houses, cars, watch movies, read books, listen to music, talk, write, communicate,...


11 January 2022
Sweet Caller Tune: From Dial-Up Modems To 5G, India’s Telecom Boom Is A Fairytale

Sweet Caller Tune: From Dial-Up Modems To 5G, India’s Telecom Boom Is A Fairytale

Those black dial-up phones, long wait for trunk calls are gone; India’s tele-connectivity has segued into the era of modern smart


10 January 2022
China Launches Campaign To Clean Up Apps To Protect User Rights

China Launches Campaign To Clean Up Apps To Protect User Rights

The order is part of a wider effort to crack down on tech industries and police use of personal information


10 January 2022
Services on Disney+Hotstar, Sonylive, Zomato, Paytm Restored After Brief Global Outage

Services on Disney+Hotstar, Sonylive, Zomato, Paytm Restored After Brief Global Outage

As per the updates from Internet outage tracker DownDetector, the outage seems to have started at around 8.55 PM on Thursday evening.


10 January 2022
Mobile Internet Disruptions Seen In Iran Amid Water Protests

Mobile Internet Disruptions Seen In Iran Amid Water Protests

While landline service continues, NetBlocks warned its analysis and user reports were 'consistent with a regional internet shutdown intended to control...


10 January 2022
Free, Open Internet Under 'Attack': Google Chief Sundar Pichai

Free, Open Internet Under 'Attack': Google Chief Sundar Pichai

Pichai also addressed the controversies around tax, privacy and data.


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11 January 2022
Imagining The Post-Pandemic Campus

Imagining The Post-Pandemic Campus

Do we merely restore the old? Or do we use the present disruptive phase creatively, to re-examine the fundamentals? India’s top educators weigh in on the key...


11 January 2022
Give Me Back My Classroom

Give Me Back My Classroom

As the pandemic rages, students are yearning to return to their classes. But will it be the same again?


11 January 2022
Global Internet Outage: Why Did So Many Sites Go Gown And What’s A CDN?

Global Internet Outage: Why Did So Many Sites Go Gown And What’s A CDN?

A jaw-dropping number of major websites around the globe suddenly became unavailable with no immediately obvious explanation — before reappearing an hour...


12 January 2022
For How Long Will The Internet Hold Firm?

For How Long Will The Internet Hold Firm?

The digital divide must be eliminated so that all communities can in future unlock access to information, digital communication tools, and digital content in...


19 January 2022
Sick Of Poor Signal, MP Minister Climbs Atop 50-Ft High Swing For Better Connectivity

Sick Of Poor Signal, MP Minister Climbs Atop 50-Ft High Swing For Better Connectivity

The photograph of the minister was published in newspapers while the video went viral on social media on Sunday.


19 January 2022
Social Media Can Lead To Anarchy, Govt Working On Law To Regulate It: BJP Leader Ram Madhav

Social Media Can Lead To Anarchy, Govt Working On Law To Regulate It: BJP Leader Ram Madhav

Ram Madhav said democracy is stressed and facing new challenges with the rise of 'non-political' and 'non-state' forces.


12 January 2022
Blocked Artery Declogged

Blocked Artery Declogged

4G after 18 months brings cheer, but no assurance that it won’t be snapped again


19 January 2022
4G Internet Services Restored In J&K After 18 Months; Government To ‘Monitor’ Impact Of Lifting Of Restrictions

4G Internet Services Restored In J&K After 18 Months; Government To ‘Monitor’ Impact Of Lifting Of Restrictions

The Centre had suspended 4G internet services in Jammu and Kashmir on August 4, 2019, a day before it abrogated Article 370


19 January 2022
Government To Restore 4G Internet In Jammu And Kashmir

Government To Restore 4G Internet In Jammu And Kashmir

The communication blockade was imposed on August 4, 2019, a day before the BJP government revoked Article 370 of the Constitution and bifurcated Jammu and...


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Yemen| Internet Down After Saudi Led Airstrike Targets Houthi Rebels: Advocacy Group

Yemen| Internet Down After Saudi Led Airstrike Targets Houthi Rebels: Advocacy Group

Yemen was ‘in the midst of a nation-scale internet blackout following airstrike on (a) telecom building,’ said advocacy group NetBlocks.

21 January 2022
An Unusual Love Story: A Break-up, Finding New Love To Break Again But...

An Unusual Love Story: A Break-up, Finding New Love To Break Again But...

I met a girl online, she was a medical student who was just depressed as she had few friends who she could not trust and had few family problems, which she could not share with others.

08 January 2022
Banal Memes Killed The Joke In 2021, Will 'Picture Template' Revive It In 2022?

Banal Memes Killed The Joke In 2021, Will 'Picture Template' Revive It In 2022?

Yearender 2021: The reality is reels – an ensemble of sound and visuals to share some short message of 15 or 30 seconds on Instagram – are reducing the shelf life of a meme.

12 January 2022
How The Internet Of Contracts Will Define A New Era Of Business

How The Internet Of Contracts Will Define A New Era Of Business

The Internet of Things set in motion a new way of interconnecting devices, not only people but also creating new opportunities, disrupting transportation, medicine, manufacturing, etc.

13 January 2022
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