Why India’s income tax tribunal is ‘unhappy’ with Apple

Why India’s income tax tribunal is ‘unhappy’ with Apple

After Google, another US tech giant, Apple, has faced the ire of the Indian taxman. An income tax tribunal has disallowed Apple’s warranty claims to be adjusted against outgoing taxes. Ruling that Apple had derived an income advantage by using more warranty provisions than it was entitled to, the Income Tax Appellate Tribunal in Bengaluru disallowed the deductions claimed by […]

Twitter allows publishers to monetise videos views from global audiences

Twitter allows publishers to monetise videos views from global audiences

Twitter announced on Wednesday that publishers can now monetise their entire global video audience on Twitter through in-stream video ads. Previously, in-stream video ads were limited to the markets in which publishers are based, but in many cases, publishers have a global following and global appeal. Twitter said it is introducing this update following feedback that there is demand to […]

Facebook Security Breach Exposes Accounts of 50 Million Users

Facebook Security Breach Exposes Accounts of 50 Million Users

Facebook, already facing scrutiny over how it handles the private information of its users, said on Friday that an attack on its computer network had exposed the personal information of nearly 50 million users. The breach, which was discovered this week, was the largest in the company’s 14-year history. The attackers exploited a feature in Facebook’s code to gain access […]

Philippine Inventor Debuts Flying Sports Car Drone; See Pictures

Philippine Inventor Debuts Flying Sports Car Drone; See Pictures

1/ 6 Filipino inventor Kyxz Mendiola tests his flying car during its launch in the province of Batangas, Philippines. (Image: Reuters) 2/ 6 Filipino inventor Kyxz Mendiola tests his flying car during its launch in the province of Batangas, Philippines. (Image: Reuters) 3/ 6 A journalist rides a drone flying car controlled by its inventor Kyxz Mendiola during its launch […]

Make in India’ success: Engine-less Train 18 to be launched soon; Here’s all you need to know

Make in India’ success: Engine-less Train 18 to be launched soon; Here’s all you need to know

Indian Railways‘ high-speed, engine-less train named Train 18 (T18) will be rolled out soon. The train set manufactured in the Integral Coach Factory, Chennai has been named as Train 18 in consonance with 2018, the year of its production. After being rolled out, the train set will revolutionize the passenger experience and take the Indian Railways to the next level. […]

Hacker to Live-Stream Attempt to Delete Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook Page

Hacker to Live-Stream Attempt to Delete Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook Page

An indie Taiwanese hacker has proclaimed he’ll broadcast an attempt to wipe out Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook page this Sunday – live. Self-professed bug bounty-hunter Chang Chi-yuan, who ferrets out software flaws in return for cash, says he’ll live-stream an endeavor to delete the billionaire’s account at 6 p.m. local time from his own Facebook page. He didn’t get into details […]