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Windows 7 Support to Cease in a Year, Microsoft Discloses !!

Microsoft Windows 7

Regardless of whether it is hardware or software, you need support from the manufacturer or dealer to run the stuff suitably and satisfactorily. More so, if you are dealing with something that is a specialized item. Take for instance, an automobile, such as a 1908 T model Ford car for which you cannot possibly expect any support from Ford Motor Car Company. Of course, that does not mean that you won’t be able to run the vehicle at all, save and expect that you have to pay through your nose to get spares for the car from stores that specialize in selling antique spares. On the other hand, if you intend to drive a 2018 Ford SUV, you can avail comprehensive support from the company that Henry Ford […]

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Braille Technology Firm Builds ‘Kindle for the Blind’

Braille

“Books are as useful to a fool as a mirror is useful to a blind person” said Chanakya (350-275 BCE), eminent statesman and philosopher attached to the Court of Emperor Chandragupta, the first ruler of Mauryan Empire in India.

Nevertheless, blind people do read books, while fools indulge in using mirrors that reflect their foolishness. However, here is how it all started.

Young Louis Braille (1809 – 1852) at the age of three inadvertently blinded himself in one eye with a stitching awl picked up from his father’s buckskin workshop. His other eye too lost sight due to a medical condition. Undaunted, Braille struggled with his severe handicap and finally came up with an universal system for reading and writing (comprising raised dots) to be […]

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Facebook Enforces Stricter Ads Rules for Countries with Big 2019 Votes

Facebook Inc, inter alia, made an announcement in San Francisco that it would amend a few of its advertising rules related to political issues with a view to controlling election intervention in countries that include India, Nigeria, Ukraine, as also the EU prior to election and voting scheduled to take place soon.

The social media giant, on account of it powerful presence felt in most world countries since 2016 has become a hot bed for posting fake news and similar sundry propaganda by politicians and their rival groups. The worst part of the whole story revolves round the fact that Facebook ads, especially those with malevolent content are often bought at their face value, disregarding election rules of the countries on one hand, while jeopardizing Facebook’s policies […]

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    An Ode to Stephen Hawking, Father of Quantum Mechanics!! An Ode to Stephen Hawking, Father of Quantum Mechanics!!

    An Ode to Stephen Hawking, Father of Quantum Mechanics!!

An Ode to Stephen Hawking, Father of Quantum Mechanics!!

RIP(Ace scientist Stephen Hawking breathed his last on March 14, 2018: This post is in tribute to his memory)

Professor Stephen Hawking

Unbelievable, yet true, H.G. Well’s “The Time Machine” is still considered as one of the most striking Science Fiction novel ever written by anyone. “I’ve had a most amazing time….”So begins the Time Traveller’s astonishing firsthand account of his journey 800,000 years beyond his own era, along with the story that launched the author’s successful career, earning him reputation as the father of science fiction. To be brief, the author has created speculative fiction while dealing imaginative scientific concept, such as time travel.

However, British scientist Stephen Hawking has done just the reverse in his epoch making book A Brief History […]

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  • Who is Pushing Whom ? Facebook Vs Onavo VPN Who is Pushing Whom ? Facebook Vs Onavo VPN

    Who is Pushing Whom ? Facebook Vs Onavo VPN

Who is Pushing Whom ? Facebook Vs Onavo VPN

This statement itself sounds most controversial as we are yet to assimilate as to who is pushing whom. However, we might as well define the roles played by each of the players and then get back into the details.

What Does Onavo Stand For?

So let’s begin with Onavo, an Israel based, mobile analytical company, that was instrumental in developing Onavo Insights and Onavo Mobility apps that provided information for users about data usage, compression of data as also data protection. As a matter of fact, Onavo Protect helps keeping users and their data safe when they browse or share information on the World Wide Web. It also keeps them safe against malicious phishing as well as unsecure mobile sites that have grown up now as mushrooms. It also help secure details when users login to websites or enter personal information […]

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