Month: February 2018

UIDAI says no essential service or benefit can be denied of Aadhaar number

UIDAI says no essential service or benefit can be denied of Aadhaar number

News
New Delhi: Aadhaar-issuing authority UIDAI on Saturday said no essential service or benefit like medical facility, school admission or ration through PDS can be denied for want of the biometric national ID. In a statement, Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) asked government departments and state administration “to ensure that no essential service or benefit shall be denied to a genuine beneficiary for the want of Aadhaar whether it is medical help, hospitalisation, school admission or ration through PDS”. “There are exception handling regulations issued by UIDAI vide its circular dated 24 October 2017, which must be followed to make sure that no beneficiary is denied of benefits for the want of Aadhaar,” it said. UIDAI said it has taken a serious note of some
Google to launch data-saver version of Search Lite app

Google to launch data-saver version of Search Lite app

Tech
Google has announced Android Go at IO 2017 developer’s conference, which is an Mobile OS being created to overcome in the regions where the internet connectivity is very slow. Android GO is an added app in Chrome, Youtube Go and other services which helps the users to save the data. Sources now reports that, Google is now testing a lighter version of its Search app. Few of the online websites have shared few screenshots of Search Lite. Search app ‘Search Lite’ is being tested in Indonesia where the networks are slow. This app helps to connect the internet much faster. Search Lite is also available in offline. As its name this app might take less on the RAM. Google Search Lite, lets the users to switch to their favorite languages by just swiping the main app’s sideways. Hindi is a