Tag Archives: access

Bangalore-based Grameen Koota Gets Top Microfinance India Award 2015

Bangalore-based Grameen Koota has been awarded the Microfinance Organization of the Year (Large) 2015, at the 7th edition of the Microfinance India Awards ceremony held as part of the Inclusive Finance India Summit on Tuesday in New Delhi. The Awards honour the MFIs which have contributed positively to the growth of the industry and maintained transparency and customer-centric approach. Most ...

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Swiftkey in 600 million Samsung Galaxy Phones Vulnerable to Hacking: Security Firm

Samsung Galaxy phones have come under radar for a major security lapse as techies have discovered that its Swiftkey holds the clue to hacking and inserting malware in any of these phones. The Swiftkey keyboard software comes pre-installed with Galaxy smartphones, which run into more than 600 million worldwide so far, and the users cannot even do anything even if ...

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WhatsApp Rolling Out Beta Version of Free Voice Calls on Invite-Only Basis Amid Access Problems

WhatsApp is rolling out its free voice calling feature in India, its second biggest user base after America, and the beta version is being tested by a limited number of people on invite-only basis.The revelation comes from a reader on Reddit titled, WhatsApp introduces and starts rolling out calling feature” submitted on Jan. 31 under username pradnesh07. Giving some screenshots from ...

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Digital Analysis of Tongue Helps Identify Illness

Indian researchers have developed a new diagnostic system that can identify illnesses from digitised image of the patient’s tongue, which is of particular use for people residing in remote areas as they do not have ready access to physicians. The tool involves soft inputs such as standard questions about symptoms of the disease and a digitised image of the patient’s ...

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Facebook launches new app to help groups collaborate on study projects

Flush with cash and urgency, Facebook has launched a new app aimed at helping teams collaborate on projects, a possible rival to Google’s scholars. Called Facebook Group, the app will help people share information faster and more easily with “all the groups in their life”. Aimed at enterprise collaboration, it can also be useful for student groups as well as ...

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