Day: October 30, 2021

Good news for older Windows users! Microsoft to roll out Windows 11 for more PCs this week

New Delhi: After an initial launch to mostly new PCs earlier this month, American tech conglomerate Microsoft is gradually making the free Windows 11 upgrade available to more existing and eligible devices this week. According to The Verge, the company has said, “The availability of Windows 11 has been increased and we are leveraging our

Facebook changes its company name to Meta, here’s why

Facebook Inc said on Thursday it would rebrand as Meta, a name change that comes as the company battles criticisms from lawmakers and regulators over its market power, its algorithmic decisions and the policing of abuses on its platforms. CEO Mark Zuckerberg, speaking at the company`s live-streamed virtual and augmented reality conference, said the new

Govt approves 8.5% interest rate on EPF for FY21

The finance ministry has approved an 8.5% return on employees’ provident fund (EPF) deposits for 2020-21, a move that will impact over 6.4 crore subscribers. The rate was the same for 2019-20. The labour ministry will now notify the interest rate before the EPFO starts crediting the same into individual accounts. The entire exercise may