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Iran’s nuclear computers blast AC/DC - Pwned

Iran’s nuclear computers blast AC/DC – Pwned

F-Secure Security Labs reported that it reviewed messages from Iranian nuclear energy scientists that stated the computer systems at the Natanz and Fordo nuclear facilities were compromised by a computer worm. At this week’s Black Hat hackers’ conference, an annual security conference in Las Vegas, computer security expert Mikko Hypponendished about a cheeky cyber-virus that crippled Iran’s…

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3D printed Saxophone - Music to my ears

3D printed Saxophone – Music to my ears

A professor at Sweden’s Lund University has used the revolutionary tech to create a visually distinct line of custom-built guitars, keyboards, and drums. Now, Olaf Diegel is giving the alto saxophone a try, and so far he’s had more success than even he expected. Diegel revealed the initial prototype when he demonstrated the nylon-based alto sax last week in a YouTubevideo. The instrument…

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Govt to pay 50% premium for auto & taxi drivers under RSBY

Govt to pay 50% premium for auto & taxi drivers under RSBY

Year in and year out RSBY is marching up the hill, or pyramid. Now that RSBY is being extend to people in the next quintile, it is time to move up to IT workers. The real question is when will the world accept that you have to have a balance between supply side and demand side funding.

RSBY has become the largest most diverse health insurance program in the world. It is a biometric smartcardthat…

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UIDAI — Aadhaar — DBT gets big push to go ahead

UIDAI — Aadhaar — DBT gets big push to go ahead

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday gave a vote of confidence to the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), which is generating Aadhaar numbers for India’s 1.2-billion strong population. He sought the speedy roll-out of the Direct Benefits Transfer (DBT) scheme, a flagship programme of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government.

This effectively ends a turf war, which had…

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