Author: Anindita Ghosh

Amazon Under EU Antitrust Fire Over Use of Merchant Data

Amazon’s use of merchants’ data triggered an EU antitrust investigation on Wednesday, as regulatory concerns mount around the world on how tech giants exploit customer information to reinforce their market power. US tech firms Amazon, Google, and Facebook have been in the regulatory spotlight as antitrust enforcers examine how they use data to shut

Uplay+ Game Subscription Service to Include Over 100 Games Including Assassin’s Creed Series, Ubisoft Classics, Upcoming Releases

Highlights The service will launch on September 3 and cost EUR 14.99 per month Upcoming games will be added when they go on sale or enter early access Many classic Ubisoft games are also included Ubisoft has announced a list of over 100 games that will be coming to the

Elon Musk Shows Off Progress On Interface Linking Brains With Computers

Elon Musk has long contended that a neural lace meshing minds with machines is vital San Francisco, United States:  Futurist entrepreneur Elon Musk late Tuesday revealed his secretive Neuralink startup is making progress on an interface linking brains with computers, and said they hope to begin testing on people next

Facebook Rolls Out New Rules for Political Advertising Globally

Facebook has rolled out its transparency tools globally for advertisers wanting to place ads about social issues, elections or politics. The social networking platform already requires that advertisers get authorised and add disclaimers to political ads in over 50 countries and territories, including in India. “Now we’re expanding proactive enforcement

Microsoft AI Digital Labs Launched in Collaboration With 10 Colleges in India

Software giant Microsoft on Thursday launched Artificial Intelligence (AI)-enabled digital labs in collaboration with 10 higher educational institutions in India. The programme, ‘Intelligent Cloud Hub’, covers institutes including BITS Pilani, SRM Institute of Science and Technology and Trident Academy of Technology among others. “With the right technology infrastructure, curriculum and