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WhatsApp to Introduce New ‘Snapchat Inspired’ Facilities for Users

By SiliconIndia  |   Thursday, 06 October 2016, 22:12 Hrs BENGALURU: Whatsapp has created a revolution in the world of messaging service by letting users with the facility of instant messaging along with additional voice recording; absolutely for free. These exciting features offered by Whatsapp makes it more interesting for the user to chat with their friends, colleagues and even with their family. Technology is updating on a daily basis, in the same way, Whatsapp is revamping its features to keep up with the technology. One such newly updated feature allows user…

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Facebook Introduced End-to-End Encryption in Messenger

By SiliconIndia  |   Thursday, 06 October 2016, 22:17 Hrs BENGULURU: The global social networking giant Facebook’s new encrypted messaging feature -Secret Conversations is live now for iOS and Android platforms. After several ambiguities regarding the WhatsApp encryption and data sharing between Facebook, the company finally introduced encrypted chatting for messenger as well, but as a separate chat head. However, the normal chats will not be encrypted by default. The new Secret Conversations allows users to send end-to-end encrypted messages to their Facebook friends. For the initial days, it only works on…

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Facebook employees get new guidelines

Facebook on Thursday emphasized that it does not permit its employees to block news stories from its “Trending Topics” list based on political bias, amid a controversy over how the social media superpower selects what news it displays. Technology news website Gizmodo on Monday reported that a former Facebook employee said workers “routinely suppressed news stories of interest to conservative readers” while “artificially” adding other stories to the trending list. The Gizmodo story triggered a reaction on social media, with several journalists and commentators raising concerns about alleged bias, and…

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Here’s how to get a Big Data job!

Posted By: Nisha Chaturvedi TechGig.com A job in Big Data analytics is not everyone’s cup of tea. However, existing professionals can add some skill set and become relevant for such jobs. Deepak Ghodke, country manager, India, Tableau, shares tips on how to make a career in Big Data. Read on… What are the key Big Data skills that employers looks for while hiring? Big Data skills are required almost everywhere. The job entails collecting, warehousing, analysing and using data to make decision. The most demanded skills include: * Knowledge of various…

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6 tips to keep your accounts safe from hackers

Posted By: Shivraman Radhakrishnan From social media websites to e-commerce platforms to banking solutions, we use a diverse array of digital services on a near daily basis. And almost all these services require user accounts, secured by passwords. A whole lot of important and personal data is stored and shared on our online accounts. So, it’s of paramount importance that any and all essential steps are taken to keep our digital accounts (as well as the data stored and shared on them) safe from getting compromised. With that being said,…

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Flipkart says it sold 15.5 million units, claims top spot

Flipkart said it sold 15.5 million units during its five-day sale, striding past closest rival Amazon which said it clocked sales of 15 million units on Wednesday. Flipkart moved to settle the debate around the leadership of India’s online retail industry by announcing it had sold more and higher valued products than rivals, as the country’s top online marketplaces served up an array of discounted goods in festival sales that ended on Thursday. Flipkart said it sold 15.5 million units during its five-day sale, striding past closest rival Amazon which…

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