Day: September 2, 2021

Google Maps, Search and Assistant to display vaccine availability information

Google is adding new features to some of its services to aid India’s vaccination drive. Starting later this week, Google Maps, Google Assistant, and Search will include detailed information on COVID-vaccination centres near users. The feature will be powered by implementing APIs from India’s CoWIN portal to provide real-time information on vaccine availability and appointments.

Digital India ready to accept e-Rupi – Here’s why

Recently, the Prime Minister launched the e-RUPI. e-RUPI is a digital prepaid, purpose and person-specific payment utility system. The interesting bit is that the beneficiaries or the ones who are entitled to such sums which are ascribed to these prepaid instruments, will receive an SMS or QR code on their feature phones or smartphones and