The RBI has told the Supreme Court it has not granted permission to WhatsApp to go live for full-scale operations on the UPI payment system.
The move would be the culmination of U.S. national security concerns over the safety of the personal data that TikTok handles
Along with its existing feature of 'Why this ad?' the company, which corners a large chunk of the global digital advertising pie, is launching a tool called 'About this ad', which will show users the verified name of the advertiser.
In April, Facebook announced investments of $5.7 billion in Jio Platforms Limited, making Facebook its largest minority shareholder
The ride-hailing app is deploying machine learning algorithms to bolster the safety of passengers.
The service is based on the same technology developed for Amazon.com.
TikTok and Helo were among the 59 Chinese apps that were blocked by the government on June 29 over various charges
Some of these apps have been red-flagged due to security reasons while others have been listed for violation of data sharing and privacy concerns, an official said
WhatsApp will also support multiple pilots to test potential solutions to solve problems related to distribution of financial products
This will allow bank customers to make recurring transactions below Rs 2,000 by setting up a one-time instruction on their UPI app.
The company said it is giving meeting hosts increased control over who can "knock" and join their meetings along with other features such as the option to block attempts from users who are not logged into a Google account to join a meeting.
The government on June 29 had banned 59 apps with Chinese links, including TikTok, CamScanner and UC Browser, saying they were prejudicial to sovereignty, integrity and security of the country.
This service enables businesses to deliver flawless digital experiences consistently by connecting end-user experience and application performance to business outcomes.
A lot of these apps have seen a sudden spike in downloads and user spending during the lockdown in India.
Global communication platform Skype's mobile app for iPhones and iPads has been updated with a new screen-blurring feature similar to the background blur in Microsoft Teams.
Upping its ante in the online grocery war amid strong demand for essentials, Reliance's Jio Mart has now enabled free delivery for all orders with no minimum value required.
MX Player has launched an app 'TakaTak' as an alternative to TikTok in India.
Governments around the globe rushed out Covid-tracing apps. Now they are scrambling to fix them.
Globally, WhatsApp said it has more than 50 million people using WhatsApp Business each month. WhatsApp also said starting Thursday, it launching new features that will make it easier for users to do business on the app.
The questions come a week after the government, in an interim order, banned the 59 Chinese apps in the country owing to their activities
JioMeet, which allows up to 24 hours of free video conferencing that are encrypted and password-protected, has added a safety feature that gives the conference host to disallow guests from joining a meeting without sign-in and disclosing their identity.
Bharti Airtel is planning launch its own unified videoconferencing tool for start-ups and enterpises to take on the likes of Zoom, Google Hangouts and Microsoft Team.
Existing apps will be promoted in track 1 of the App Innovation Challenge and track 2 will focus on development of new apps.
With Reliance Jio launching a Make in India free video-conferencing application JioMeet that directly takes on Zoom, the US-based company said on Saturday they are not worried about the upcoming competition and know what it takes to become a successful unified communications platform.
The popular Hacker group Anonymous has mounted a fierce campaign on the social media platforms to ban TikTok globally, saying its a malware from the Chinese government that is spying on its millions of users.