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Wednesday, 10 August 2016

Facebook Offers Loan Scheme Upto 1 Lakh

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Good News for Facebook Users. Now Individuals can get loan Upto 1 Lakh on the basis of Facebook Account within 10 minutes.   

Pune based company named Early Salary is a Fin Tech company in Pune, offering urgent, unsecured, quick cash personal loans at low interest rates to those who are broke on month end.You have to only submit the simple documents & simple enquirers regarding your details. 

How to Proceed for Loan Scheme & What documents you must have.


1. You Should Must Have Facebook Account

The 1st  condition for company is you must have a Facebook account for signup process in early salary app. This is most important requirements for company. to proceed the loan scheme.

2. You Should Must Have Smartphone

The 2nd condition of company is you must have Smartphone for Registration Process. Download and Install the application through play store.
3. Your Salary Must Have Upto Rs 20,000/-  

The 3rd condition of company is your monthly salary must have upto Rs 20,000. This information you have to clear at the time of loan approval.

4. Loan Amt. Starts at Rs 10,000/- Upto Rs 1 Lakh at 2.5 % interest rate.

This company provides these loan amt. only for 7 days - 30 days at per 2.5% interest rate per months

5. Documents Required - Your Salary Bank Account Statement of 3 Months.
                                               
                                                  - Your Pan Details will be Required. 


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Sunday, 6 April 2014

Google Prepares To Launch Android TV

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Google has plans for another smart TV product, according to a report in The Verge.
Apparently this set top box will be less ambitious and easier to use than one of the company’s previous initiatives, Google TV. In the words of Google documents that The Verge said it has obtained, “Android TV is an entertainment interface, not a computing platform.”
The idea is to give users a simple interface for accessing entertainment content and lightweight apps. The most distinctive feature, it seems, is a recommendation system that will suggest content to users as soon as they turn the device on.
There are no details about a launch date, but the documents suggest that Google is currently recruiting developers to build apps for Android TV. These plans shouldn’t affect Google Chromecast, another of the company’s efforts to build a TV platform.
The news comes just a few days after Amazon launched its own device, the Fire TV.
I’ve emailed Google for comment and will update if I hear back....
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Wednesday, 1 January 2014

The Best And Worst Gadgets Of 2013

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2013 was a heady year: a time of hope; a time for sadness; a time for twerking; and a time for doge.
But it was also a time for gadgets. As we wait for 2013 to come to a close and hope for brighter things for the year to come, here’s a look at the gadgets we loved, the ones we hated, and the ones that we found aesthetically offensive.

The Good tech gadgets

The Fitbit Force

Fitness trackers are many and varied, but Fitbit consistently delivers top-notch hardware. The Fitbit Force is the latest. It takes the successful formula of the wrist-borne Fitbit Flex and adds a basic screen so you can get information right from your wrist, instead of having to open an app on your phone every time you want to check your progress (in more detail than via a few lighted dots).

The Pebble

Many tried to make a smartwatch people wanted to wear and use this year, and many failed. Pebble succeeded. Success for a smartwatch still doesn’t look like massive millions of units sold, but it looks better than when the Pebble team tried this a few years ago with the inPulse smartwatch for BlackBerry. “The what?” you say. Exactly.

iPad mini with Retina Display

The iPad mini with Retina display takes the winning form factor of the original iPad mini and slaps a super high-res screen in there. It’s essentially a no-compromise machine, in that it’s cheaper than the iPad Air, and has the same processor, computing power and battery life. Plus if you have big pockets, it’s pocketable.

Raspberry Pi

Kids need coding skills if they want to survive in our dystopian future. The ability to hack a circuit board could be the difference between eternal servitude and mastery over a private robot army by 2050 and we all know it. This educational tool is the perfect, cheap apocalypse survival kit. It’s technically from last year, but we contend it had more impact this year when production really spooled up.

Kindle Paperwhite

Amazon knows when it’s got a good thing going. Last year’s Kindle Paperwhite was a good thing, and this year’s update keeps all the good and adds some better stuff. Like faster page refresh, greater text/page contrast and more even lighting.

The Bad tech gadgets

Samsung Galaxy Gear

Pebble made a good smartwatch, and Samsung made a dumb one. They made weird ads to try to promote their dumb smartwatch, too, which helped nothing and creeped out the entire world. Plus it only works with a small pool of Galaxy devices, and it has terrible battery life and looks awful. Go home Samsung, you’re drunk.

Gamestick

“Android-based game console” is a phrase we wrote so many times this year. So. Many. Times. And it turns out, they mostly blow. Atop the pile of those that miss is the Gamestick, a crowdfunded disaster that no one loves.

Ouya

The Ouya is like the Gamestick, in that it was a disappointing “Android-based game console,” but to its credit, it isn’t the Gamestick. It’s still not great by any stretch of the imagination, but huge hype didn’t help, and it has decent niche appeal for anyone who really likes emulation and would rather have something permanent instead of plugging their phone into their TV repeatedly.

Leap Motion

Speaking of startup gadgets that really blew it in 2013, the Leap Motion Controller doesn’t live up to its massive hype at all. Sure, if you’re a billionaire inventor like Tony Stark or Elon Musk it’s great for designing space ships or giant death airships, but for regular people, trying to, say, browse the web, you’re going to try this once, hate it and stick it in a drawer.






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Tuesday, 17 December 2013

Facebook Launches “Donate” Button For Non-Profits That Also Collects Billing Info For Itself

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Facebook unveiled a “Donate Now” button today to make it much easier for non-profits to take contributions. A nice side effect for its business? The button will collect credit card numbers and other billing info for Facebook that could aid its ecommerce and gaming initiatives.
19 non-profit launch partners will start displaying the Donate Now button at the tops of their Facebook Pages and bottom of their News Feed posts. These include DonorsChoose.org (a personal favorite), Boys And Girls Club Of America, World Wildlife Fund, UNICEF, Red Cross, and Kiva. After some more testing, Facebook will open the feature to additional non-profits, who can sign up for access here.
Thanks to the Donate Now button, instead of forcing users off Facebook and away from their friends, these organizations can now accept donations in a pop-up window right on Facebook. Users can choose how much they want to give and either enter payment details or use ones already stored with Facebook. The pop-up could boost conversion rates and get more funds to needy projects.
The Donate Now button also gives people an easy way to share the call for donations with friends, helping philanthropy go viral. Facebook is not charging a fee to process credit card donations and is instead paying that fee itself so 100% of donations go to the non-profits.
Sadly, some people believe that corporations are all evil and there’s no way they could actually be staffed by decent human beings that want to help non-profits. But Facebook seems genuinely determined to help these causes, even if there’s no denying that the button could also aid its business. It’s a part of a trend of for-profit businesses launching philanthropy initiatives that could earn them money in the long run. Facebook backs Internet.org, an internet accessibility project for the developing world that could also get more people signed up for its social network. And just this morning, Comcast announced multi-million dollar backing for online education resource Khan Academy in hopes of attracting more low-income families to its reduced-price broadband service.
[Update: Perhaps Facebook should make it easier to delete your credit card info after donating. Right now you can go to your payment account settings and remove your credit cards. Adding a link there or delete button to the donate flow itself would make it easier...but would also make it tougher to donate to other non-profits in the future.]
Facebook is behind in the race to collect credit card numbers compared to app store owners like Apple and Google, and ecommerce juggernauts like Amazon. Not having payment details on file creates a barrier to people buying virtual goods in Facebook Games, or buying Facebook Gift cards for friends. The moral imperative to donate to a worthy cause could get users over the hump to keying in their credit card number or connecting another billing service like PayPal.
More payment info on file will also bolster Facebook’s latest ecommerce push: Autofill With Facebook. The system lets third-party mobile apps integrate a button in the checkout flow that lets users quickly pull in their billing and shipping info from Facebook without much typing.
Facebook doesn’t collect a fee or revenue share, but instead plans to use purchase data it peeks on through Autofill to prove the return on investment of its ads. If you click an ad to download JackThreads’ ecommerce app, use Autofill With Facebook to import your payment info that you previously entered through the Donate Now button, and make a purchase, Facebook can tell advertisers just how much money their marketing message earned them.
Again, these indirect boosts to Facebook’s business provided by Donate Now might not have been what drove Facebook to build the button, but they’re a convenient synergy. Connecting people to their friends and non-profits just so happens to make it easier to connect them to advertisers as well.



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Tuesday, 10 December 2013

Why Wall Street isn't ready for Bitcoin

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By Aaron Sankin on 

As the price of Bitcoin has shot into the stratosphere, there’s been a growing chorus talking about the virtual currency not only as means of exchange but as a vehicle for investment.
Just consider the following: A single Bitcoin purchased for $65 six months ago is now worth around a $1,000, and a Malta-based Bitcoin hedge fund has posted returns of nearly 5,000 percent this year (making it the single best performing hedge fund in the world).
What is surprising, however, is that for all the chatter about Bitcoin’s investment potential, a group of major players has been notably absent from the conversation: large, established Wall Street firms.
The biggest organizations in the financial world have been conspicuously silent when it comes to Bitcoin, almost entirely staying out a staying out of a sector that’s been a huge moneymaking opportunity for those lucky enough to get in early.
We reached out to several of the largest Wall Street investment banks to inquire about their Bitcoin holdings. Most declined comment or didn’t respond. A Citigroup spokesperson said the company hasn’t made any investments in Bitcoin.
There are a number of factors why Wall Street’s institutional investors are reticent to invest in the cryptocurrency, but one oft-stated reason—volatility—likely isn’t one of them.
The price of Bitcoin is certainly skittish. During one 24-hour period last week it fluctuated in value over a range of 370 points. ‟[But] that volatility isn’t what’s scaring off major investors,” said Garrick Hileman, an economic historian at the London School of Economics, who noted that savvy operators with deep pockets often generate their largest returns when markets experience wild fluctuations.
Given the decentralized nature of the currency, when the money in them disappears, there’s not much people can do about it.
‟I write about it every day,” sighed Daniel Cawrey, editor of the Bitcoin news blog Coindesk, ‟exchanges getting hacked, people losing their money.”
Fears about a sudden inability to sell bitcoins if exchanges shut down are largely secondary to the main issue preventing companies like Goldman Sachs and Credit Suisse from jumping into the Bitcoin game: government regulation—or rather, the lack of it.
While government officials in the United States, at least at the federal level, have appeared sympathetic to Bitcoin, but there’s a lingering fear this relatively permissive attitude could change at any moment.
The lack of regulatory clarity’s also pushing banks away from doing business with companies who deal in Bitcoin.
Silicon Valley Bank, which announced a partnership with the Bitcoin business incubator Coinlab early this year, has since put the brakes on working with Bitcoin firms. ‟Until regulatory guidance is clear on banking and payment processing for virtual currency companies, we are not adding more relationships in this sector to our client portfolio,” wrote a Silicon Valley Bank spokesperson to the Daily Dot.
Bitcoin’s market cap—that is, the combined value of every Bitcoin currently in existence—is only about $12 billion. In terms of Wall Street’s biggest banks, that’s pocket change. It’s about the same dollar figure added to Apple’s market cap following a single tweet by famed activist investor Carl Icahn. It’s not really enough to justify navigating the still choppy waters of emerging Bitcoin regulation and risk the reputational risk of getting slammed by the Securities and Exchange Commission for doing deals in it that would otherwise be completely unremarkable.
“If you’re a professional investor or an financial institution, it can be difficult to invest in Bitcoin,” explained David Kintisky, general manager of the Bitcoin Investment Trust. ‟There’s no stock symbol, so you first you have to figure out how to buy it, then you have to figure out how to hold it, and explain it to your compliance guys how it all works, and then find a way to report it on your taxes.”
‟The lack of major players allows for smaller startups, like Coinbase and Bitpay, to come in and be instantly competitive,” said Cawrey. ‟If Citibank or Bank of America was handling Bitcoin transactions, these companies wouldn’t exist because banks could do it themselves with the benefit of their massive infrastructure.”
Kintisky’s Bitcoin Investment Trust is operated by the New York-based Second Market, which is primarily known for trading in pre-IPO shares of companies and functions by simply buying a whole heap of bitcoins and riding the price up and down. The fund currently holds about $70 million in assets, and Kintisky asserts that it’s the de facto player in the U.S. Bitcoin investment market.
Kintisky notes that the main investors in his fund are Silicon Valley/Silicon Alley tech entrepreneurs attracted to the novel technological aspect of Bitcoin, folks from family offices or wealth management firms (read: really rich people), and Wall Street employees making investments on their own behalf.
It’s this third category that’s most interesting because it demonstrates that, while Bitcoin may still be too risky for Wall Street firms themselves, the opportunity isn’t lost on people who follow markets for a living. “We see that there are people who work at these big firms that are very interested in Bitcoin,” Kintisky confirmed.
This interest in Bitcoin runs the spectrum from junior traders all the way up to some of the most powerful people on the industry. In October, Michael Novogratz, chief investment officer of the $58 billion Fortress Investment Group hedge fund, praised the virtual currency, saying that he has ‟a nice little Bitcoin position.”
Novogratz added that, while Fortress had looked into investing in Bitcoin in an official capacity, the firm stopped short of actually adding Bitcoin to its portfolio.
The Wedbush report argues that Bitcoin has the potential to be worth up to 100 times its current value, comparing it to a ‟biotech [company] that had a molecule that may cure the common cold.”
Bank of America, on the other hand, was more cautious, writing that the recent drastic increase in prices put Bitcoin ‟at risk of running ahead of its fundamentals,” which is a polite way of saying “bubble.”
However, both reports insisted that, contrary to the charges of critics like former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan, Bitcoin’s ‟intrinsic value” comes as a result of its usefulness as a medium of exchange—an alternative to electronic payment formats like Visa, Mastercard, or eBay.
Gil Luria, the author of the Wedbush report, explained that once institutional investors understand the source of Bitcoin’s intrinsic value they’ll likely feel more comfortable using it as an investment vehicle. Confusion and trepidation of regulation is hindering Bitcoin investment right now, but ‟the regulatory path for how Bitcoin moves out of the grey and black markets and into a regulatory environment where institutional investors feel comfortable is pretty clear,” he said.
In the days since he published his report on Bitcoin, Luria has been flooded with calls from institutional investors interested in learning more about what it would take for their firms to begin investing in Bitcoin.
“The reaction I’ve gotten to the report has been tremendous,” he said. “It’s all I’ve been talking about all week.
“To see all of this excitement coming from so many different areas, from so many different people, leads me to believe that this is something real, that this isn’t tulips.”
Illustration by Jason Reed

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Wednesday, 4 December 2013

World's Top 10 Universities Of Technology

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1. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)


  • The Massachusetts Institute of Technology is a private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts traditionally known for research and education in the physical sciences and engineering, but in.


  • Address: 77 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States

  • Acceptance rate: 8.9% (2012)

    Mascot: Tim the Beaver

    Founder: William Barton Rogers

    Founded: 1861

    Phone: +1 617-253-1000

    Colors: GreyCardinal

    Motto: Mens et ManusMind and Hand

  • Average Annual Tuition Fees
                                                      Undergraduate               Graduate

    National                                   $42000-$44000             $42000-$44000  
                                  
    International                          $42000-$44000              $42000-$44000

  • There are roughly 10,000 students in enrollment at the present time, with four thousand in the undergraduate program and another six in for postgraduate studies. As of right now the university has made an incredible impact upon the world – 76 Nobel Laureates, 50 National Medal of Science recipients, and 38 MacArthur Fellows have come from MIT. There is also a very strong entrepreneurial culture associated with the college and it has been estimated that the aggregate revenues of companies that have been founded by MIT alumnae would represent the seventeenth strongest economy in the entire world.

    2. Stanford University

  • Leland Stanford Junior University, commonly referred to as Stanford University or simply Stanford, is an American private research university located in Stanford, California in the northwestern Silicon Valley on an 8,180-acre campus near Palo Alto. 




  • Address: 450 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA 94305, United States

  • Nickname: Cardinal

    Acceptance rate: 6.6% (2012)

    Football stadium: Stanford Stadium

    FoundedNovember 11, 1885

    Colors: CardinalWhite

    Founders: Leland StanfordJane Stanford


  • Average Annual Tuition Fees
                                                      Undergraduate               Graduate

    National                                    $40000-$42000             $40000-$42000  
                                  
    International                           $40000-$42000              $40000-$42000


  • 3.University of Cambridge

  • The University of Cambridge is a collegiate research university located in Cambridge, England, United Kingdom.
  • Address: The Old Schools, Trinity Ln, Cambridge CB2 1TN, United Kingdom

    Motto: Hinc lucem et pocula sacra

    Color: Cambridge Blue

    Founded: 1209

    Enrollment: 18,187 (2012)

    Phone: +44 1223 337733


  • Average Annual Tuition Fees
                                                      Undergraduate               Graduate

    National                                  $14000-$16000             $8000-$10000  
                                  
    International                         $26000-$28000              $26000-$28000

  • 4. University of California, Berkeley (UCB)

  • The University of California, Berkeley, is a public research university located in Berkeley, California, United States. The university occupies 1,232 acres on the eastern side of the San Francisco Bay with the central campus resting on 178 acres.

  • Address: 101 Sproul Hall, Berkeley, CA 94704, United States

    Acceptance rate: 25.6% (2011)

  • Football stadium: California Memorial Stadium

    Mascot: Oski

    Enrollment: 35,899 (2012)


  • Colors: Yale BlueCalifornia Gold


  • Average Annual Tuition Fees
                                                      Undergraduate               Graduate

    National                                $10000-$12000             $10000-$12000  
                                  
    International                        $34000-$36000              $26000-$28000



  • 5. ETH Zurich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology)


  • ETH Zürich is an engineering, science, technology, mathematics and management university in the city of Zürich, Switzerland. 




  • Address: Rämistrasse 101, 8092 Zurich, Switzerland


  • Founder: Switzerland


  • Founded: 1855


  • Phone: +41 44 632 11 11




  • Enrollment: 17,172 (2010)


    Average Annual Tuition Fees
                                                      Undergraduate               Graduate
    National                                    <  $2000                         <  $2000
                                   
    International                           <  $2000                          <  $2000

  • 6. Imperial College London

  • Imperial College London is a public research university located in London, United Kingdom, specialising in science, engineering, medicine and business.




  • Address: South Kensington Campus, Exhibition Rd, London SW7 2AZ, United Kingdom


  • Motto: SCIENTIA IMPERII DECUS ET TUTAMEN


  • Phone: +44 20 7589 5111


  • Enrollment: 13,964 (2010)


  • Acceptance rate: 15.3% (2009)




  • Founded: July 8, 1907


  • Colors: BlackYellowWhiteBlueVioletLight blue


    Average Annual Tuition Fees
                                                      Undergraduate               Graduate

    National                                    $14000-$16000             $14000-$16000  
                                  
    International                           $38000-$40000              $38000-$40000

  • 7. National University of Singapore (NUS)


  • The National University of Singapore is a comprehensive research university located in Singapore, being the flagship tertiary institution of the country which has a global approach to education and research.


    Address: 21 Lower Kent Ridge Rd, Singapore 119077

  • Phone: +65 6516 6666


  • Enrollment: 37,304 (2011)


  • Founded: 1906


  • Colors: BlueOrange

    Average Annual Tuition Fees
                                                     Undergraduate               Graduate

    National                                   $6000-$8000                  $6000-$8000  
                                  
    International                          $12000-$14000              $20000-$22000



  • 8. Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

  • The École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne is one of the two Swiss Federal Institutes of Technology and is located in Lausanne, Switzerland.

  • Address: Route Cantonale, 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland


  • Phone: +41 21 693 11 11


  • Enrollment: 7,762 (2010)


  • Color: Red


  • Founded: 1853



    Average Annual Tuition Fees
                                                     Undergraduate               Graduate

    National                                   < $2000                           < $2000
                                  
    International                          < $2000                           < $2000


  • 9. University of Oxford

  • The University of Oxford is a collegiate research university located in Oxford, England, United Kingdom.

  • Address: University Offices, Wellington Square, Oxford OX1 2JD, United Kingdom

  • Color: Oxford Blue

  • Acceptance rate: 20.5% (2012)

  • Enrollment: 22,177 (December 1, 2012)

  • Phone: +44 1865 270000

  • Motto: Dominus Illuminatio MeaThe Lord is my Light

  • Average Annual Tuition Fees
                                                      Undergraduate               Graduate

    National                                 $14000-$16000             $12000-$14000  
                                  
    International                        $30000-$32000              $28000-$30000


             10. California Institute of Technology (Caltech)



  • The California Institute of Technology is a private research university located in Pasadena, California, United States. Caltech has six academic divisions with strong emphases on science and engineering.

  • Address: 1200 E California Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91125, United States

  • Acceptance rate: 13% (2010)

  • Mascot: California Institute of Technology Beaver

  • Enrollment: 2,231 (2011)

  • Phone: +1 626-395-6811

  • Founded: 1891

  • Colors: WhiteOrange

  • Founders: Amos G. ThroopRobert Andrews Millikan

  • Average Annual Tuition Fees
                                                             Undergraduate               Graduate

    National                                           $38000-$40000             $36000-$38000  
                                  
    International                                  $38000-$40000              $36000-$38000

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