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7 tax scams to watch out for this year

7 tax scams to watch out for this yearIn case wringing your hands over the tax man weren?t enough, criminals are out there trying to swipe your hard-earned cash and personal information from right under your nose.



Avowed Apple Fan Jeb Bush Realizes His Apple Watch Can Take Phone Calls

Avowed Apple Fan Jeb Bush Realizes His Apple Watch Can Take Phone CallsJeb Bush's love of Apple products has been widely documented, and the Republican presidential candidate continues to wear his Apple Watch on the campaign trail. Yesterday, in a meeting with The Des Moines Register editorial board documented by USA Today, Bush stumbled upon a feature he didn?t realize his smartwatch was capable of: taking phone calls. Somehow Bush managed to take a call without picking up his iPhone, and the sound of a person?s voice saying hello breaks through the meeting noise, to which Bush responds, ?My watch can?t be talking.?



Social media welcomes Pope Francis to the United States

Social media welcomes Pope Francis to the United StatesPope Francis gets the social media treatment upon arriving in the U.S. Tuesday. As Pope Francis?s flight touched down in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday, Twitter unveiled a new batch of emojis created for the highly anticipated papal visit. Until his departure from the United States on Sunday, Twitter users chronicling the Catholic leader?s East Coast journey will be able to include a cartoon image of the Pope?s face in front of the American flag on all Pope-related tweets by using the hashtag #PopeinUS.



View: Why spending big does not guarantee 100% cyber protection
Cybersecurity is an area where we have seen tremendous progress in technology hubs outside Silicon Valley.
Industry 4.0 is using IoT and AI to expand its digital presence
Companies are putting these technologies to internal use first before making them commercially available.
Unprofitable WhatsApp may hit Facebook's profitable apps: Mark Zuckerberg
WhatsApp remains unprofitable five years after it was acquired by Facebook for $19 billion.
The game is on: Online gaming companies on a talent hunt
Industry players offering Rs 5-6 lakh to freshers & are going up to Rs 1 crore for experienced workers.
IT Min writes to WhatsApp over report of child abuse videos being shared on platform
The ministry has written to WhatsApp, which counts India as one of its biggest markets, asserting that clear steps have to be taken to prevent such misuse on the platform.
Internet users in India to rise by 40%, smartphones to double by 2023: McKinsey
As per McKinsey, India is one of the largest and fastest-growing markets for digital consumers, with 560 million internet subscribers in 2018, second only to China.
Twitter adds way to report voter-tricking tweets
An option to report Twitter messages as being misleading about voting was being added to the one-to-many messaging service's app in India and Europe.
We remain committed to continuously enhancing safety features for users: TikTok
The Madras HC has lifted its earlier ban on the Chinese short-video app with the condition that the content hosted using it should be free from obscene videos of children and women.
Wireless broadband subscriber base touches 532 million in February: ICRA
ICRA noted that 100 per cent of Reliance Jio's subscribers are broadband subscribers, while the same ratio for Vodafone-Idea stood at 27 per cent and for Bharti at 32 per cent.
Madras High Court lifts ban on TikTok
The Chinese parent company had appealed to the apex court against the high court's order.
Financial service companies are now betting big on data
Data analytics has become the key determinant in matters pertaining to core BFSI operations.
Whatsapp still being used for child abuse videos
Probe finds app remains breeding ground for such videos; company says it?s working with tech platforms, authorities.
'Positive? response from users, industry so far: TikTok parent
Helena Lersch, director of global public policy at ByteDance, said the company is hopeful of a positive outcome on Wednesday
China's Bytedance says TikTok ban causing $500,000 daily loss, risks jobs
TikTok ban is resulting in losses of up to $500,000 a day and has put jobs at risk, Bytedance said in a court filing.
Facebook announces 1st browser API for Chrome
This process of bringing its own API to the Chrome browser marks the new method of developing web standards at the company.