Really, Google? Chrome 57 kills the ability to control and disable plugins

With web browsers being among the most frequently used pieces of software out there, it’s little wonder that there is so much concern about security surrounding them. Browser plugins can be a major security worry, and with Chrome 57 Google has taken the strange decision to block users from disabling […]

Adobe Announces Flash Vulnerability, Hackers Can Control Your Computer

Adobe recently announced a vulnerability in its Flash Player and has issued a security update to patch up the hole. Media reports warn the vulnerability could allow attackers to remotely seize control of your Windows, Mac or Linux computer. Adobe’s announcement, after the vulnerability was reported by Kaspersky Labs, also […]


Kolkata: there was “wellknown consensus” on the issue of dual manipulate over taxation structureamong the Centre and states on the meeting of country finance ministers on GST, Empowered Committee Chairman Amit Mitra said on Tuesday. “the problem of twin control has been discussed and all of the members have spoken […]

Sebi’s control conundrum

On March 14, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) published a discussion paper on ‘Brightline tests for acquisition of control under Sebi takeover regulations.’ The draft explains the crux as follows: In cases of rights accruing through contractual agreements, such assessment becomes complex and requires consideration of facts […]

Indie Film ‘Creative Control’ Looks at the Near Future of Personal VR

What does technology look like five minutes in the future? It’s a question that’s on a lot of artists’ minds lately. Whether it’s the Siri-like companion in Spike Jonze’s ‘Her,’ a beautiful AI in Alex Garland’s ‘Ex Machina’ or the ability to instantly rewind and project memories in the “Black […]