Yahoo starts prompting Internet Explorer, Opera users to switch to Firefox

By on December 15, 2014 at 12:15 PM.

Yahoo starts prompting Internet Explorer, Opera users to switch to Firefox

Yahoo has started prompting its users to upgrade to the new Firefox by displaying a link in the top right corner of the browser window. The prompt appears on Internet Explorer, Opera and even the new Yandex browser. More →
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World Wide Web Foundation says web becoming less free, more unequal

By on December 13, 2014 at 1:45 PM.

World Wide Web Foundation says web becoming less free, more unequal

A new report has said that the web is increasingly becoming less free and more unequal. Indicating a rise in online censorship, a report prepared by the World Wide Web Foundation said that web users faced an increased risk of government surveillance with laws preventing mass snooping being weak or almost non-existent in over 84 percent countries, reported the BBC.  More →
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YouTube Rewind 2014: Sunny Leone and Honey Singh most watched on YouTube in India this year

By on December 10, 2014 at 1:29 PM.

YouTube Rewind 2014: Sunny Leone and Honey Singh most watched on YouTube in India this year

With the end of the year upon us, it is that time when companies start looking back at the year that was. After the likes of Bing, Yahoo and Facebook, YouTube’s Rewind has revealed the most-watched videos in India this year. More →
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Pakistan in top 10 worst countries for internet freedom

By on December 6, 2014 at 2:30 PM.

Pakistan in top 10 worst countries for internet freedom

Pakistan is among the 10 worst countries along with Iran and China on the index of internet freedom, according to a global survey released today.Freedom House released its 'Freedom on the Internet 2014' report, which surveyed 65 countries and listed the index on obstacles to internet access, limits placed on internet content, and violations of internet user rights. More →
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Amazing time-lapse video compresses 100 years of women’s beauty trends in 60 seconds

By on December 4, 2014 at 11:34 AM.

Amazing time-lapse video compresses 100 years of women’s beauty trends in 60 seconds

Beauty and fashion have evolved over the years, and different eras had different definitions of beauty.  Wondering just how much beauty has evolved over the last century? The folks at Cut Video have made a video that shows a model sporting different makeup and hairstyles right from 1910 to 2010 in under a minute. More →
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Indians hooked to the Internet every waking hour: Study

By on December 1, 2014 at 4:20 PM.

Indians hooked to the Internet every waking hour: Study

Fifty three percent of Indians are connected to the Internet every waking hour which is higher than the global average of 51 percent, a new international study has found. "The continuous online connectivity is becoming a phenomenon in India with 53 percent of respondents in the country saying they are connected to the internet every waking hour," said the study conducted by a leading global management consulting firm, the London-based AT Kearney Global Research. More →
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India’s Internet user base to cross 300 million by December-end: IAMAI

By on November 19, 2014 at 2:24 PM.

India’s Internet user base to cross 300 million by December-end: IAMAI

Buoyed by strong growth in Internet consumption on mobile devices, the number of people online in India is forecast to touch 302 million by end of this year, overtaking the US as the second-largest Internet market in the world. According to a report by the Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) and IMRB International, the number of Internet users in India is expected to grow 32 percent to 302 million this year from 213 million at the end of December last year. More →
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