BELGIUMFIFA Ranking: 2ndLast five matches: WWLLWBelgium commenced their World Cup campaign with a slender (1-0) win against Canada. The Red Devils started off with a handball in their own half. They held the last World Cup runner-up to a stalemate and had their moments in the game. Walid Regragui's men waited twenty years before they could secure a spot in the 2018 World Cup. In fact, the Red Devils haven't suffered defeat before the knockout round since losing to Saudi Arabia in 1994.
One of the teams that have exceeded expectations is the Utah Jazz and they will face the Denver Nuggets in this game. Denver NuggetsThe Nuggets come into this game after defeating the lackluster Los Angeles Lakers 110:99 as Nikola Jokic dumped in 31 points. Utah JazzThe Jazz comes into the game after beating the Houston Rockets 109:101 as Lauri Markkanen inserted 24 points in another impressive outing. Lauri Markkanen has been phenomenal, scoring over 20 points a game while Jordan Clarkson has done his usual bit scoring-wise. Likely 20+ Points Candidates: Jordan Clarkson, Lauri Markkanen;Likely 8+ Rebounds Candidates: Nikola Jokic, Jarred Vanderbilt, Lauri Markkanen, Aaron Gordon;Likely 8+ Assists Candidates: Nikola Jokic, Mike Conley.1 month ago Telecom Asia
"Some of the crimes may be new to this medium, some of the existing crimes will be enabled by the medium and taken to a new level," he said.Phishing and scams could operate differently when augmented reality and virtual reality are involved, Oberoi said. Child safety issues were also a concern, he said.Virtual reality could also facilitate crime in the physical world, Oberoi said. Facebook announced it was changing its name to Meta in October 2021 to mark its shift towards this idea.But so far, this vision shows little signs of materialising. Meta's stock value plunged on Thursday as investors voiced skepticism about spending on metaverse bets. Sales of blockchain-based assets representing virtual land and other digital possessions have also fallen sharply after a period of frenetic growth last year.1 month ago ET Telecom
New Delhi: India 's expectation of Twitter complying with the country's rules for social media platforms will not change with its takeover by Elon Musk , according to a senior minister. "How does it matter to government who owns what. Telsa wants higher import duties slashed, a move opposed by local companies. The panels will look into appeals filed by individuals against decisions of grievance officers of social media platforms.As it is, big social media firms have drawn flak in the past over hate speech, misinformation and fake news circulating on their platforms. Concerns have been flagged by some quarters, time and again, over digital platforms acting arbitrarily in pulling down content and 'de-platforming' users.The government notified IT rules last year to make digital intermediaries more accountable and responsible for content hosted on their platforms.1 month ago ET Telecom
They fell short of a 31% average analysts' forecast.Amazon shares slumped 12% after the bell on Thursday after it forecast a slowdown in sales growth for the holiday season, erasing some $140 billion from its market value and capping a week of dismal earnings from global tech firms. Alphabet 's Google Cloud revenue grew 38% in the quarter, beating estimates. The European region is a source of weakness. "The "build more" happened in 2021 and we've been coasting down since then," said McCarron. He added that he expects Intel's datacenter weakness to be bottoming soon "though there are larger macroeconomic concerns about how much improvement we might see on the next growth cycle."1 month ago ET Telecom
Companies in India release their September quarter earnings around the Diwali festival, the high season for domestic consumption. The short-lived rout in Chinese stocks that followed President Xi Jinping’s ascendancy to a precedent-breaking third term came as a wake-up call. And when it comes to implementing a China+1 strategy, who has a deeper labor pool than India?The stock market is taking notice of the order flow. Nor will the stock market. However, the real lever that could swing things in favor of the second-most-populous nation lies with CEOs of Fortune 500 companies.1 month ago ET Telecom
Satellite communications is emerging as an important part of India's ambitions to scale up quality internet access across the country, Minister of State for IT Rajeev Chandrasekhar said on Thursday. For the digital economy and India's growing clout in global technology landscape, satellite communications holds significant relevance, the minister said speaking at India Space Congress 2022. "Our goal...is by 2025-26 to have 1.2 billion Indians have the ability to connect to the internet directly through their device, and...role of satellite communications and space segment is an inherent part of this," Chandrasekhar said.At times, wireless technology may have limitations and "satellite is clearly emerging as an important part of the blueprint of delivering quality internet to all citizens and enterprises of India," he said.Satellite and space, therefore, will be important in the overall mission to ensure delivery of internet and goal of connecting people to the digital economy.India's tech economy has evolved from being IT services orientated to additional realms such as innovation, startup segments, consumer tech, fintech, and e-commerce. "We have a momentum going there, which makes us competitive with the rest of the world in terms of scale and quality and size, and innovation and applications that our startups are creating. But our focus is now also on the nuts and bolts of the internet, the underlying electronics, technology, devices and products that power the internet" the minister said.The space and satcomm sectors are going to offer interesting and critical use cases that will catalyse startups, and development of devices and electronics.India is an island of calm in an otherwise disturbed, turbulent global environment, where many nations are struggling with inflation and post-COVID era issues, the minister said.India has carefully navigated the storm, to emerge as the fastest-growing innovation ecosystem in the world, attracting high FDI inflows, he noted.1 month ago ET Telecom
The governments (Centre and state) are working on it,” an official in the know said.On its part, the Tamil Nadu government is courting Luxshare aggressively as it looks to deepen the footprint of electronics manufacturing in the state. So, if we keep saying “no” to all of them, how will we ever manufacture here? Salcomp runs its large unit within the Nokia Telecom SEZ, where Luxshare had bought a building, apart from the Motorola factory.In recent times, Apple has stepped on the gas in finding alternatives to China. Foxconn, for example, has begun rolling out the newly released iPhone14 just a month after global launch in September by the Cupertino, California-based gadgets major. Pegatron, another Taiwanese smartphone assembler, has kicked off assembly of top-end smartphones from its plant in Mahindra World City, off Chennai.1 month ago ET Telecom