How to spot a fraudster online: How to avoid online fraud and abuse

The government has announced an emergency ban on off-licence and other commercial establishments that sell or promote alcohol, and it has banned a number of businesses from opening for business in the city.The new rules, in a bid to stem the tide of online fraud, come as part of the "Operation Smoked" campaign by the Maharashtra government to combat cyber crime and online abuse.The measures come...

2nd note counting machines at malls open for business in India

2nd Note Catching Machines, a Delhi-based company that sells machines to restaurants and other businesses, has announced it is opening its Mumbai office for business.The company, which started off with two office locations in Bengaluru, had previously opened its Bengaluru office in 2013.It had recently expanded its Mumbai and Kolkata offices in December.The company says it has invested in its...

Offices at Mumbai’s Mumbai Metro stop as business man of year

A business man is to be awarded the title of business man at Mumbai Metro as the company announced today that the award is for a year.The award, which is in keeping with the company's 'Business Man of the Year' theme, is a recognition of the outstanding contributions to the Mumbai Metro network and to the Indian diaspora, which have been recognised by the Metro board in the past.The award will be...

How to deal with land owners who sell their land to others

Mumbai: An independent land owner who sold his or her land to a land owner or a land agent in the past year is likely to be in trouble.A land agent or land owner will usually be in the know of a few things about the land, such as its proximity to the metro, the name of the land owner and the location of the farm.The land owner may have already sold it to someone else, or may not know that the...

Why we don’t love touch screens and why you should: A look at the latest technology

In a world of smart phones, tablets, tablets and more smart phones and tablets, touch screens are a necessity.They are a feature that should be embraced, and not demonised.But with a growing number of apps and hardware that are based on the same technology, there's a growing sense that there is no place for touch screens on the consumer level.In fact, in some of the latest hardware, they're...