TDSAT Sets Aside TRAI Order on Predatory Pricing

The Telecom Disputes Settlement and Appellate Tribunal (TDSAT) on Thursday dismissed the telecom regulator’s order dated February 16, 2018 on predatory pricing due to lack of “transparency”. The tribunal’s order comes as a respite to Vodafone Idea – erstwhile Vodafone India and Idea Cellular — and Airtelwho had challenged the TRAI order in March. “To allow freedom from requirement of non-predation till acquisitionRead More

Microsoft Account Takeover Vulnerability Spotted by Kerala-Based Engineer

A Kerala-based application security engineer has won bug bounty from Microsoft for discovering a series of vulnerabilities that left over 400 million Microsoft users’ accounts – from Office 365 to Outlook emails – open to hacking. Sahad NK, who works as a security researcher with cyber-security portal Safetydetective.com, came across multiple vulnerabilities that, when chained together,Read More

Huawei Mate 20 Pro Update Brings November 2018 Security Patch, Face Unlock Optimisations

Huawei Mate 20 Pro₹ 69,990, the Chinese phone maker’s current-gen flagship smartphone, has received its latest software update that brings several bug fixes, app optimisations, and the latest November 2018 Android security patch to the smartphone. The update comes with version 9.0.0.142 and build number C316E11R1P16. The latest Huawei Mate 20 Pro update is saidRead More

Huawei Finds Unlikely Ally in Germany Amid Talk of Excluding 5G Network Suppliers

Germany opposes excluding any manufacturers and technologies from its planned construction of 5G mobile networks, a spokesman for the interior ministry said, sounding a note of support for Chinese suppliers led by Huawei Technologies. US allies such as Australia, New Zealand and Japan have restricted Huawei’s access to their markets and the company’s chief financialRead More

Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) Price in India Cut During ‘Bestdays’ Sale; Cashback on Other Samsung Smartphones

Samsung has kicked off its ‘Bestdays’ sale to give exchange benefits up to Rs. 9,000 as well as cash discounts. The sale, which is live until December 31, includes exchange discounts on the Samsung Galaxy Note 9₹ 58,900, Galaxy S9+₹ 52,158, and the Galaxy A9 (2018). Also, it brings the Galaxy A7 (2018) at a special price.Read More