National Technology

Indian Mobile Congress | We need to work together to ensure timely roll out of 5G, says PM Modi

Mr. Modi said “This [IMC] is the gathering of brightest minds in the telecom sector.” Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday told telecom industry leaders that all stakeholders need to work together to ensure timely roll-out of 5G technology as well as make India a global hub for telecom equipment, design, development and manufacturing. Also […]

International Technology

Chip shortage could slow automotive production in China

Volkswagen, the biggest foreign automaker in China, said on Friday that China’s overall auto production could be interrupted after the COVID-19 pandemic disrupted chip supplies globally for some electronic components. (Subscribe to our Today’s Cache newsletter for a quick snapshot of top 5 tech stories. Click here to subscribe for free.) A shortage of chips […]

International Technology

A brief look at Facebook’s digital currency venture

Facebook announced the launch of digital currency ‘Libra’ in June 2019, describing it as a global currency and financial infrastructure aimed at creating “a more inclusive financial system.” (Subscribe to our Today’s Cache newsletter for a quick snapshot of top 5 tech stories. Click here to subscribe for free.) Facebook renamed its ventures digital currency […]

International Technology

Coronavirus | Phishing ploy targets vaccine distribution effort

The campaign’s targets, in countries including Germany, Italy, South Korea and Taiwan, are likely associated with the development of the cold chain needed to ensure coronavirus vaccines get the nonstop sterile refrigeration. IBM security researchers say they have detected a cyberespionage effort using targeted phishing emails to try to collect vital information on the World […]