TikTok sued for billions over use of children's dataBy BBC
TikTok is facing a legal challenge from former children's commissioner for England Anne Longfield over how it collects and uses children's data.
Apple to host virtual iPad event, may hint at new AirPodsBy The Rising Nepal
Many of us may be suffering from virtual event fatigue after a year of video calls. But not Apple, which plans new product announcements at what seems likely to be an iPhone-less online event on Tuesday.
Facebook creates Clubhouse clone Live Audio RoomsBy BBC
Facebook has announced it will roll out a series of audio features in the next few months.
Nasa successfully flies small helicopter on MarsBy BBC
The drone, called Ingenuity, was airborne for less than a minute, but Nasa is celebrating what represents the first powered, controlled flight by an aircraft on another world.
Mars helicopter first flight: Nasa to test IngenuityBy BBC
A small helicopter is set to be the first to fly on another planet.
A68: Iceberg that became a social media star melts awayBy BBC
The iceberg that was for a time the biggest in the world is no more. Another example of iceberg fast-forward evolution, showing us how ice shelves might collapse in a warmer world.
Nasa chooses SpaceX to build Moon landerBy BBC
Nasa has chosen Elon Musk's company SpaceX to build a lander that will return humans to the Moon this decade.
Why Mars? The fascination with exploring the red planetBy The Rising Nepal
The mystique of Mars is one that humans can't seem to resist. The red planet has easily captured our interest for centuries, heavily featured in science fiction books and films and the subject of robotic exploration since the 1960s.
Elon Musk's Neuralink 'shows monkey playing Pong with mind'By The Rising Nepal
Neuralink, Elon Musk's computer to brain interface firm, has released a video it claims shows a monkey playing the video game Pong with its mind.
Lawmakers urge to resolve telecom-related problemsBy RSS
Lawmakers have suggested finding a long-term solution by carrying out a study of telecom problems seen in rural areas.
84 per cent population has access to internetBy RSS
Some 2.5 million population in Nepal have access to internet facility. According to the Nepal Telecommunications Authority (NTA)’s data of the past seven months of the current fiscal year, over 254,019 population have access to internet facility.
Geophysical survey initiated at PaanchkhalBy RSS
The Department of archaeology has started conducting a geophysical survey at the archaeological site in Paanchkhal municipality from today. The survey is being carried out with the help of a team of experts that has come from the United Kingdom at the Municipality's ward no 5 and nearby heritage sites.
'Cubes in Space' to be held first time in NepalBy RSS
Nepal Astronomical Society is to organise 'Cubes in Space' programme first time for school level students.
Health Ministry Urges All To Take Covishield Vaccine Without Any QualmBy RSS
Joint spokesperson at the Ministry of Health and Population Dr Samir Kumar Adhikari has said that the Covishield vaccine has only minor side effects.
Coronavirus infection found in cat for the first time in South KoreaBy RSS
Coronavirus infection has been confirmed in a cat for the first time in South Korea. The infection was found in a pet cat at a settlement at local Gyeongsang Jinju. This is the first case of the coronavirus infection found in an animal in South Korea. COVID-19 pandemic had spread in this settlement in recent days.
Virus outbreak risk lesser in summer, albeit Nepal needs to adopt high alertness28 Feb, 2020
Since viruses spread rapidly during the winter season, the risk of breaking out of covid-19 in Nepal is lesser as the summer season is approaching. However, everyone should opt for alertness to stay away from the virus
Cyber vulnerability of banking sector20 Oct, 2019
NIST publication (800-100) defines “Information security governance can be defined as the process of establishing and maintaining a framework and supporting management structure and processes to provide assurance that information security strategies are aligned with and support business objectives, are consistent with applicable laws and regulations through adherence to policies and internal controls, and provide assignment of responsibility, all in an effort to manage risk.”
Microsoft cautions against installing the latest Windows 10 update20 Oct, 2019
Installing the KB4520062 cumulative update for Windows 10 – released on October 15 – could break the Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) service. That’s the warning provided in Microsoft’s release notes, stating that certain customers should not install this update. “After installing this update, the Microsoft Defender Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) service might stop running and might fail to send reporting data,” the warning reads. “You might also receive a 0xc0000409...