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Repercussions: Did you file IT Returns?

There are a number of penalties for not filling IT returns on time. Here is a glimpse of the sections that govern the penalties for not timely filling the income tax returns.

The 10 worst ATM card PINs, is yours one?

Given that most security breaches and frauds are due to weak passwords, you would think that people realize the importance of personalized PIN and be more creative.

Americans Not Keen On Spending Unless There Are Discounts

In spite of being the holiday season, shoppers in US are eager to spend their cash only if they get good discounts. Even though there are positive signs that show the economy is improving, massive chain stores do not expect their customers in America to enter their malls as a part of their holiday shopping until they see a gleaming sign in red reading out discounts. So, the American shoppers tend to shop in advance when there is a discount sale and avoid going for shopping during holiday season.

Teenager's Social Network of choice: YouTube overtakes Facebook!

Looks like Facebook is losing its ground among teens! Influence of the social networking site among youngsters may be waning as a new poll shows it lags behind YouTube in popularity!

Microsoft narrows its CEO search to five candidates

Given that Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is on his way out, the company has been looking for his successor for a while now.

Wal-Mart kicks off holiday shopping season to squeeze in more sales!

Some great news for shoppers!! They don’t need to wait for Black Friday or Cyber Monday to start holiday purchases!

iPhone 5S hit with blue screen of death complaints!

Looks like the infamous Blue Screen of Death (BSOD), an issue commonly associated with Microsoft's Windows PC operating system, has made its way into the Apple kingdom!

Onion crisis: Exports drop by 81% in August after govt regulatiions

India’s onion export dropped by over 81 per cent at 29,247 tonnes in August compared to the same period the previous year, after the government imposed curbs to check the soaring prices and discourage shipment of the kitchen staple outside the country.

Pranav Mistry: Indian techie behind Samsung’s Galaxy Gear innovation

As Samsung showcased it’s intriguing and highly anticipated smartwatch, the Galaxy Gear, a time piece that can be used to answer phone calls, take and share photos and check the weather, the spot light also shone upon Pranav Mistry, the man behind the latest innovation.

Indian researcher bags $12.5K for Facebook photo bug

A vulnerability unearthed by a security researcher that allowed any hacker to remove a Facebook image from any other user’s account has made him a rich man.