Paytm , PhonePe and Google Pay are currently at odds on the implementation of Unified Payments Interface ( UPI ) market share cap. While Paytm wants the “market capping should be implemented as per the timeline (December 2022),” market leaders PhonePe and Google Pay are reportedly seeking an extension of at least three years. In the latest development, National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) is reported to be in talks with the officials of the Reserve Bank of India ( RBI ) to implement the market cap deadline of 30%. The government has cleared that it will not interfere in the issue as the matter lies with National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) that facilitates services like UPI Payment . As per a report by The Economic Times, the NPCI is evaluating all possibilities and no final decision has been taken on extending the deadline of December 31. It is also reported that a decision could be made by the end of November. What is UPI … [Read more...] about upi: Paytm, PhonePe, Google Pay divided on UPI market share cap: NPCI in talks with RBI on extension
September 8 2022
Audio player loading… Footage of people taking to the streets in China have been filling the news for over a week. The nationwide wave of demonstrations against the strict zero-Covid policy is considered to be the biggest since the 1989 massacre of Tiananmen Square. It's not confined to the streets, though - the internet is an important battlefield too. Digital protestors are using software like the best VPN services to break through China’s Great Firewall and spread information outside the country's borders. While Chinese authorities might be the most equipped in the field, online censorship is on the rise everywhere across the world. In Iran, for example, the government recently restricted Instagram and WhatsApp in an effort to silence protesters. The same happened in Turkey after the Istanbul blast . According to the latest report from Freedom House , in 2022 two-thirds of the countries analyzed "cut residents off from the flow of news and information … [Read more...] about Meet the tech making online censorship “a very difficult thing to achieve”
Meta has been told its treatment of high-profile users, such as former US President Donald Trump, left dangerous content online, serving business interests at the expense of its human rights obligations. A damning report published on Tuesday from the company’s oversight board—a “Supreme Court”-style body created by the parent company of Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp to rule on sensitive moderation issues—has urged the social media giant to make “significant” changes to its internal system for reviewing content from politicians, celebrities, and its business partners. The board, which started assessing cases last year, is coordinated by the tech giant’s policy chief and former UK deputy prime minister Sir Nick Clegg and issues independent judgments on high-profile moderation cases as well as recommendations on certain policies. The board was asked to look into the system after The Wall Street Journal and whistleblower Frances Haugen revealed its existence last year, raising … [Read more...] about Meta told to overhaul moderation system for high-profile users like Donald Trump
The latest version of Windows 11 is the 2022 Update, which is version 22H2. Microsoft released the update on September 20, 2022. You can install it from Windows Update or by running Microsoft's downloadable Installation Assistant. The latest version of Windows 11 is the 2022 Update, version “22H2,” which was named “Sun Valley 2” during development. Microsoft says it will release major updates once per year, and this is the first major update Microsoft has released since the initial launch of Windows 11 in 2021. Major updates like 22H2 can take time to reach individual PCs. Microsoft has a slow rollout process and spends time testing updates on different hardware and software configurations to ensure they’re as bug-free as possible when Windows Update automatically downloads them. Let’s see what’s new in the latest version, how to check which version of Windows 11 you’re running, and how you can skip the wait and get the latest version of Windows 11 now—if your PC isn’t already … [Read more...] about What Is the Latest Version of Windows 11?
T-Mobile is getting more aggressive with its Home Internet offers. On Thursday the carrier will begin offering a "very limited time" deal where existing T-Mobile users can add its 5G Home Internet service for $25 per month, the carrier has confirmed to CNET. The deal will be available to all T-Mobile customers with at least one voice line, so long as they don't already have, or recently had, Home Internet service. In May T-Mobile introduced a bundle of its Home Internet offering and premium Magenta Max plan that, when combined, would lower the Home Internet price from $50 per month to $30 per month so long as you had at least two voice lines. This new deal not only does not require Magenta Max or two voice lines, but would also be even cheaper at $25 per month. Read more: Why I switched back to Spectrum after using 5G internet As with T-Mobile's existing Home Internet service, those who sign up for the $25 rate won't be beholden to data caps, contracts or additional … [Read more...] about T-Mobile’s Latest 5G Home Internet Bundle Will Drop the Price to $25 Per Month