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Microsoft Issues an Emergency Update to Patch a Vulnerability That Affects All Versions of Windows

Microsoft has released an off-schedule update to patch a critical bug affecting all versions of Windows. The bug, if exploited, allows hackers to remotely execute malicious code on Windows computers.  A vulnerability was found in the way

Indians spend 47% of time on WhatsApp, Skype

Smartphone users in India spend 47 per cent of their time on communication applications such as WhatsApp, We Chat, Hike and Skype which are key driver of mobile broadband usage, says a report. “Communication continues to be

Instagram Takes Steps to Open Platform to Advertisers

Instagram said on Tuesday that it is taking steps to make its ads available to all types of businesses, not just hand-selected brands. Starting in June, Instagram this year is rolling out to advertisers the ability to

Google May Put ‘Buy’ Buttons In Mobile Search Results

Google is likely to put ‘Buy’ buttons next to the relevant listings in the search results, reports WSJ. While this may not look like a big deal to many; the likes of Amazon, Flipkart, eBay, Snapdeal and

Uber Must Face Lawsuit Claiming Bias Against Blind Riders

Uber Technologies Inc must defend against a lawsuit accusing the popular ride-sharing service of discriminating against blind people by refusing to transport guide dogs, a federal judge ruled. In a decision late Friday night, U.S. Magistrate Judge