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Apple optimizes crash detection in iOS 16 update
International, Technology

Apple optimizes crash detection in iOS 16 update

Apple an American Tech Giant, recently launched the iOS 16.1.2 update for iPhones, and the organization is looking out key capabilities in its patch notes. These new updates are "improved compatibility with wireless carriers" and "Crash Detection optimizations on iPhone 14 and iPhone 14 Pro models," as per The Verge an American technology news website. The Verge has stated that in keeping with a report from The Wall Street Journal the Crash Detection Feature is designed to activate emergency SOS and alert emergency offerings if it thinks a consumer has been in a car crash however the function has additionally triggered for humans appropriately using rollercoasters. Based at the vague iOS 16.1.2 patch notes, it is uncertain if the update addresses these sorts of mistaken alerts. There...
India will work to promote universal sense of oneness as G20 President: PM
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India will work to promote universal sense of oneness as G20 President: PM

New Delhi, Dec 1: With India formally assuming the G20 Presidency from Thursday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi in an article to commemorate the occasion said that the country will work to promote the universal sense of one-ness. Starting from December 1, India will assume the presidency until November 30, 2023. "The previous 17 Presidencies of the G20 delivered significant results -- for ensuring macro-economic stability, rationalising international taxation, relieving debt-burden on countries, among many other outcomes," he said in the article. "We will benefit from these achievements, and build further upon them. India sees all living beings, and even inanimate things, as composed of the same five basic elements -- the 'panch tatva' of earth, water, fire, ai...
India, Australia joint Military Exercise “AUSTRAHIND-2022” starts today
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India, Australia joint Military Exercise “AUSTRAHIND-2022” starts today

The bilateral army training workout between the Indian Army and the Australian Army is scheduled to take area from Monday (28-November-2022) at Mahajan Field Firing Ranges Rajasthan. A unique brigade of the Australian Army has arrived in India to participate in the army exercising. That is the first exercise in the collection of AUSTRAHIND-2022 with the participation of all arms and services from both armies. The joint navy exercise via the Indian and Australian Armed force will begin on November 28 and it will last till 11th December, a Defence Ministry official informed this on Sunday. The Ministry of Defence stated that the Australian Army contingent comprising infantrymen from the 13th Brigade of the 2nd Division has arrived at the workout place. The Indian Army is represented wi...
Hacker steal WhatsApp phone numbers of approximately 500 million customers
International

Hacker steal WhatsApp phone numbers of approximately 500 million customers

According to a report WhatsApp phone numbers of 487 million users have been stolen and put on sale on a "well-known" hacking community forum. According to Cybernews, the dataset apparently contains WhatsApp user data from around 84 countries and phone numbers about 32 million users from the US, 11 million from the UK, and 10 million from Russia. The hacker claims to have a significant number of phone numbers belonging to the citizens of Egypt (45 million), Italy (35 million), Saudi Arabia (29 million), France (20 million), and Turkey (20 million). The hacker was selling the US dataset for $7,000, the UK for $2,500, and Germany for $2,000, according to the report. Cybernews researchers were able to get in touch with the hacker and also able to collect a sample of the data in whi...
Australia keep their hopes alive with 1-0 win over Tunisia in FIFA
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Australia keep their hopes alive with 1-0 win over Tunisia in FIFA

Doha (Qatar), Nov 26: A first-half headed goal by Mitchell Duke helped Australia carve out a fighting 1-0 win over Tunisia and kept their qualification hopes on track at the FIFA World Cup. In the Group D match played at Al Janoub Stadium on Saturday, Duke produced the only goal of the match in the 23rd-minute strike and helped the Socceroos' to collect their first points of the football showpiece event. Duke, who plays his club football for ? Fagiano Okayama in Japan's second tier, converted Craig Goodwin's left-wing cross which sent the Australian supporters into a celebration mood. The Socceroos' had to withstand some late pressure to secure a win and head into their final Group D clash with Denmark with all to play for. The win ended Australia's seven-mat...
US seizes call spoofing site “iSpoof”
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US seizes call spoofing site “iSpoof”

San Francisco, Nov 26:The US authorities have seized call spoofing website iSpoof that stole $120 million from the victims. iSpoof, which said it has been taken over by the FBI and the US Secret Service, provided "spoofing" services that allowed paying customers to conceal their phone numbers by using trusted organisations, like banks or tax offices, in order to conduct social engineering attacks, reports Tech Crunch. "The services of the website allowed those who sign up and pay for the service to anonymously make spoofed calls, send recorded messages, and intercept one-time passwords," European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Cooperation, Europol, was quoted as saying in the report.