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Cyber Criminals Hack 117 Government Websites in India

By HIOC Team

Recently, the Indian IT and Communications Ministry released a report on the cyber threat faced by India. As per this report submitted by Indian Computer Emergency Response Team, in the last three years of 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011 (till June) about 117 Indian government websites have been hacked by the various hacker groups.... »

Government Imposes New Security Rules for Cyber Cafe Industry

By HIOC Team

The cyber cafes being the prominent industry providing Internet connectivity to 37 percent of country’s Internet users is now under scrutiny by the central government. The central government has made it mandatory for the cyber cafe industry to follow few security measures which are included in the IT (Guidelines for Cyber Cafe) Rules, 2011.... »

Government to Intensely Scan Social Networking Sites

By HIOC Team

10 Aug 11: The central government is taking steps to monitor various conservations in the social networking sites such as Twitter and Facebook. Access to encrypted data is the main focus of the government. The Department of Telecom is responsible for effective monitoring of these social networking sites. Currently there are Acts such as... »

Significant Number of Indian Employees Using Internet at Workplace for Personal Use

By HIOC Team

08 Aug 11: A recent survey conducted by MyHiringClub.com on 22,658 employees and 3,269 hiring managers and senior employees belonging to India, Middle East and Singapore has revealed that 59 percent of the Indian employees in the survey were found using Internet at workplace for personal purposes. It is also found that among the... »

Details of Bus Services now Available on Google Transit, a New App from Google

By HIOC Team

Google Transit app helps people to know about the public transport facilities available for traveling between two places. This service will be very helpful for the people, who are not familiar with the public transport services like the APSRTC buses and MMTS, in Hyderabad. Google Transit in Hyderabad Though Google Transit was already available... »

Citizens to Get All the Civic Services Online by Year End

By HIOC Team

24 Jul 11: The state government is planning to implement AP Information Technology (Electronic Delivery of Services) Rules, 2011 by this year end. As per these rules, all the state departments can issue digitally signed certificates and other citizen services directly to the users. On implementation of these rules, the citizens need not go... »

Google’s Street View Service in India is Temporarily Put Off

By HIOC Team

20 Jun 11: The Google’s Street View service which was started in India just recently from the city of Bangalore is facing objections from city police. In this regard Google has deployed street view cars which will drive all around the Bangalore to take pictures and map the city’s streets. Google too has confirmed... »

Internet – the Best Aid to Prevent Poverty in India: Tim Berners-Lee

By HIOC Team

03 April 2011: The inventor of World Wide Web (WWW), Tim Berners-Lee had viewed that the poverty that is existing in India can be eliminated through educating, empowering and employing the poor population, with the help of Internet. He further said that developing infrastructure in the rural areas by improving the connectivity, with the... »

Emerging Trends Make Search Engines More Interactive

By HIOC Team

Research projects have been launched by the software giants to make search engines more interactive and it help the search engines to perform multifaceted tasks at the search engine itself. Search engines will help the users to make the bank transactions, buy the products and learn a particular subject without redirected to another site... »

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