Cryptography: GK, General Studies and Current Affairs

Digital Gurukul First Institute to Offer Blockchain-Powered Certificates in India

Indore based Digital Gurukul started in 2014, offers complete digital marketing training to students and working professionals, has become the first Digital institute in India to offer Blockchain-Powered Certificates. Digital Gurukul has partnered with German company ‘Certif-ID’ to issue blockchain-powered certificates in India. Digital Gurukul was awarded Asia’s Best Digital Marketing Institute 2019 by Indian ..

Digital Certificate of Origin System Launched

The Ministry of Commerce and Industries has launched the common digital platform for the issuance of certificates of origin to ease the regulatory burden on the exports. What is a certificate of origin? The Certificate of Origin is used to certify that the export products are obtained, produced or manufactured in India. Currently, it is ..

What are Embedded Sims or E-sims?

The Embedded SIM or E-sim is a modern technology which allows an unprecedented level of connectivity between devices. An e-sim allows a digital device to stay connected with a cellular network and thus, the web even without a cell phone. Advantages of an Embedded SIM or E-sim An Embedded SIM or E-sim is an extension ..

New Delhi hosts 12th India Security Summit

On 29th August 2019, the 12th India Security Summit (ISS) was held in New Delhi on the theme “Towards New National Cyber Security Strategy”. During the conference, the various issues discussed such as protection of critical national infrastructure, emerging cyber threats: Incidents, Challenges and Response. The Government of India (GoI) has taken various measures to ..

Subhash Chandra Garg heads Cryptocurrency panel that proposes ban on private digital currencies

The Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC) set up to look into the legality of cryptocurrencies and blockchain has recently submitted its report to the Finance Ministry and recommended that private cryptocurrencies be banned completely in India. It has also drafted a law, the ‘Banning of Cryptocurrency & Regulation of Official Digital Currency Bill, 2019’, which mandates a ..