Technological advancement in society is increasing rapidly. As a result, lifestyles are continually and phenomenally revolutionized. Through the invention of the Internet and growth in the field of IT technology performing different type of activities They perform using computer and handheld devices online has been made possible and phenomenally emerged the entire world to a global village. In Nepal, cyber security breaches are happening day by day. Cyber security in Nepal is still not able…"One Day Seminar on Cyber Security Literacy Coming Soon"
An unbelievable fact a 6 years old American boy is making $11 million (more than 1 arab) a year on YouTube reviewing toys from his YouTube account, According to Forbes. Through the YouTube channels named Ryan toys Review, Ryan is Creating an YouTube channel. He creates the intermediate person of elementary school kids products worldwide. Forbes’ categorized this YouTube channel as the highest-earning YouTube celebrates in its annual list. Since, this channel started in March…"A 6 year child is earning more than 1 Arab from Youtube"
Do you have what it takes to take part in the ultimate coding challenge? Can you code for 40 hours? Or better yet, can your team think of an idea and change it into a minimum viable product(MVP) in a span of 40 hours? Then this event is for you. You will build an MVP and at the end, present it to our panel of expert judges who will decide on a winner. A team…"The Most awaited HACKATHON REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN"
Department of Information Technology, GoN (doit.gov.np) and Information Security Response Team Nepal (npcert.org) are jointly organize a Program titled “Cyber Security and Crime: Emerging Issues, Trends, Technologies and Threats” on Friday 15 December 2017 at 2 pm : 4 pm. The presentation and interaction will be delivered by Dr Mamoun Alazab, Senior Member IEEE, Senior Lecturer in Cyber Security (Associate Professor in North America), Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Fellow Co-founder of the ANU Cyber Crime Observatory. The summary of the presentation…"Cyber Security and Crime: Emerging Issues by Dr. Mamoun Alazab"
Do you have an idea that can solve real life problems? Unleash your potential and transform your ideas into practical solutions under the guidance of expert mentors from LIS Nepal to win exciting prizes! Participants are required to create useful applications within a short time frame and justify their efforts to win the competition. Exhibit your skills and get exposure in Yomari Code Camp. Entry Fee: Free !! Prizes: 1st Prize : Rs. 12,000/- 2nd…"IT Meet 2018 Announced Yomari Code Camp"
Kathmandu University Computer Club (KUCC) is a student wing of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering which was established with a goal to engage and aware students in the technological research and development, most prominently in the ICT field and at the same time provides a common platform for young and aspiring individuals to exhibit their ideas. Every year KUCC cooperates and organizes numerous competitive as well as non-competitive events like seminars, exhibitions, hackathon,…"Why Started KU ICT Meet 2018 ? Kathmandu University Computer Club"
IT MEET is an annual event organized in KU since 2006. This 2 days event will take place at IT Park, Karve. The event will be attended by a large number of people from Banepa, Dhulikhel and Kathmandu valley. They have anticipated participation of approximately 20,000 people. Among them, most will be students from colleges in and around Kathmandu University. Youth working in social sectors, media personnel, ICT enthusiasts, entrepreneurs, local audience from Kavrepalanchowk and…" HOW TO GET INVOLVED IN IT MEET 2018 ?"
LOCUS is the largest nation-wide technological festival conducted by students of Institue of Engineering, Pulchowk Campus. Held annually, this event continues to be the most anticipated technological fests of the country. This year LOCUS 3-day exhibition is going to be held on Magh 19-21, 2074. The theme for this year is ‘Smart City: Information and Technology’. In this season of election, Smart City has been quite a buzzword for the candidates. However, We might miss…"Locus 2018, “Competition builds Quality”"
Infography Technologies is organizing 2 days ‘Data Science Workshop’ with Certification on Nepal Engineers Association, Engineers Bhawan, Pulchwok. Only limited seats are available, so book your seat today. The participants are required to have basic knowledge of the following: ■ Basic Statistics(Mean, Median, Mode, Percentile) ■ Python Programming Irrespective of Operating System, the participants are required to install the following, prior to attending seminar: ■ Python and python-pip ■ Sublime Text ■ Selenium and BeautifulSoup…"Data Science Workshop Coming Soon ! Registration@1000"
Cyber bulling in social media : Richa Sharma standing against Chhaka Panja team During the Ekadeshma International Short Film Festival 2017 , a panel discussion on ‘Women in Films’ took place at QFX Kumari. The session was Moderated by Saguna Shah, with women actors like Manisha Koirala, Reecha Sharma, Ramyata Limbu, Sampada Malla and Menuka Rai as the speakers. Richa Sharma expressed her version of the movie “chhaka panja” where she talked about the portrayal…"Cyber bullying: Richa Sharma standing against Chhaka Panja"
With the massive craze shown in the past sessions, IEEE TechTalk announced the 31st Session of IEEE TechTalk. You are heartily invited to join. Everyone is really excited about this term’s lineup of topics and are looking for amazing ideas to be showcased. We also are looking for amazing speakers like you and a Call for Speakers has been announced. Call for Speaker Deadline: November 29, 2017 – 11:00 PM APPLY NOW at http://cybersanchar.com/invitation-call-speakers-ieee-techtalk-31st-session/ 31st Session…"IEEE Nepal Announced Tech Talk Session"
Onlinekhabar.com’s Statement on Data Security. They express their concerns over complaints that the script used in their website has caused some problems on user’s computers. After receiving the complaints, they launched an investigation to find that no such script was used in their server currently. Nevertheless, they also found that such script was used in their recent archive by people without authority, which was later removed on Tuesday evening. Their Technical Team has found that…"Onlinekhabar.com apologies for Information Security negligence"
WASHINGTON DC, 29th November, 2017- Social commerce platform Sagoon announced today that the company will close its current round of funding on Nov 30, 2017; it plans the launch of its – long-awaited – mobile app in the second week of December 2017. The company is currently offering Class C common stock at $23 per share; the minimum investment required is $1,000. Investment can be made through credit/debit cards, ACH, wire payment, or checks. The offering is…"Sagoon.com to Close Current Round of Funding on 30th November 2017"
Social Dialogue Program on Empowering IT Workers: ICTs in the New Economy 17 November 2017, Kathmandu, Nepal The program was held by UNITES Nepal (Union For IT and IT enabled Sector in Nepal) along with coordination from UNI NLC(Union Network International, Nepal Liaison Council)with the joint motto of presenting the discussion platform among the different stake holders in Nepal related to ICT Sector. The discussion in the program was based on the paper presented by…"Social Dialogue Program on Empowering IT Workers"
Sanima Bank Limited as the Fund Sponsor and Sanima Capital Limited as the Fund Manager of Sanima Equity Fund, a 7 year close ended scheme registered under Sanima Mutual Fund, approved by Securities Board of Nepal (SEBON),is going to issue its units to the general public from 12th of Mangsir, 2074 to 15th of Mangsir, 2074. The proposed scheme size is of 120 Million units amounting Rs. 1.20 Billion with issue price of Rs. 10…"Public Issuance Open of Sanima Equity Fund"
The much awaited Nokia 8 has finally made its way to Nepalese market. The high performance smartphone is the first new generation of Nokia to feature ZEISS optics. Also introducing newly to the addition is Nokia OZO spatial 360 degree audio for an immersive media experience. Nokia 8 shows the most advanced aluminium uni-body design yet and has a dual-sight mode for live streams and split screen visuals. The smartphone is beautifully designed and boasts…"Nokia 8 arrives in the Nepalese market"
Nepali Political Leaders Competing for the most number of tweets. Legislative elections for House of Representatives as you know is going to be held in 32 districts tomorrow, on 10th of Mangsir. Whereas for the rest of the districts, the election is set on 21st of Mangsir, as announced by the Election Commission of Nepal. All 275 members for the 4thHouse of Representatives will be elected via this election and the candidate who wins by the…"Nepali Leaders Competing for the most number of tweets"
Prime IT Club along with SICT Nepal is conducting a program on “Cyber Security and Smart City Construction” on Monday (Nov 27, 2017)- 11 Mangshir, 2074 at Nepa Banquet, Nayabazar , Kathmandu. The objective behind the program is to give input for the Smart City, Component preparation, expert discussion along with training to youth ICT students on Cyber Security and Smart City. The program will have presentation and panel discussion as well. For more update: Click…"Prime IT Club Announced Cyber Security and Smart City Construction"
NEXT Growth Conclave, an annual flagship program of NEXT Venture Corp., is the meeting place for the most disruptive groundbreaking startups, small businesses, entrepreneurs, investors, eminent and other corporate executives. The program envision to bring the community supporters, startups, growth leaders, entrepreneurs, investors,, corporate executives, media and other eminent into one place so they can jointly participate in the meaningful conversation that would craft the entrepreneurial ecosystem of Nepal. In 2016, the company successfully managed…"Nepal’s Largest Entrepreneurship Conference Soon"
Cybercrime has plagued the global banking system over the last few years. The amount of money being taken in cyber-heists, in both banking and elsewhere, has reached staggering levels. Last year, the theft of $81 million in February 2016 from Bangladesh’s central bank using SWIFT messages rocked the banking industry. Recently on October 2017, Hackers managed to pinch $60m from the Far Eastern International Bank in Taiwan by infiltrating malware in the system and gain…"Nepal Banking Institute to host Cyber Security Conference in Nepal"
Career Fair is being organized for the first time in Kathmandu University. This event will be organized as a part of IT Meet 2018. The event will provide students to learn more about job and internship opportunities offered by companies. Reputed IT companies will come to hire students provided that their CV meet the required criteria. They need an honest opinion and also share this to your friends in other colleges who are currently in…"Kathmandu University Announced Career Fair 2018"
Wordlink, an internet provider company has launched a new scheme for customers, called “TinkoTadka”, which includes free internet television, double bandwidth and heavy discounts. According to “TinkoTadka” scheme, new customers connecting Internet for the first time and old customers renewing their agreement as well can receive up to 40% discount. The company has further said that buyers who are buying an internet package annually can get internet TV for free as well as the speed…"WorldLink’s New Scheme: Free IPTV for 3 Months"
Nepal Rastra Bank has given a clean cheat to e-Sewa after failing to find its involvement in bitcoin transactions via its e-wallet service. The bank had started an investigation on the suspicion that the e-wallet service provider was involved in bitcoin transactions. The clean cheat was given after the field investigation team sent by the bank was unable to find any evidence. “The field investigation team we had sent has reported that e-Sewa is not…"e-Sewa is not involved in any bitcoin transactions, Deputy Governor"
The two-day Spirathon was concluded successfully on 19th of November, 2017. A total of 29 participants from ten teams participated in this event to compete with one another. The event began with an inauguration ceremony where Mr. K.P Upadhyaya, the Managing Director of Spiralogics, did the honours of officially starting the appathon by lighting up the panas lights. What is SPIRATHON? Spiralogics International in partnership with Spiralogics Institute of Technology has organised SPIRATHON #CodeForSociety! Spirathon…"Spiralogics to hold Spirathon on November 18 – 19, 2017"
In the recent past, cyber related incidents encountered in the Nepalese banking landscape has hit the newspaper headlines. These days, such cases are being exposed in increasing number globally. This trend signifies a very alarming and precarious situation that the whole banking and finance industry is facing. With this situation, banks and financial institutions are bound to be exposed to increased operational risk. National Banking Institute Ltd. (NBI) are deeply concerned and feel that it…"NBI has announced a one Day CyberSecurity Conference"
NEXT Launchpad a 4-month long mentorship-driven business accelerating the program. Restro Order, Home Automation, Eton Technology, Margo Nepal, Farm-to-Finger, and NPAC are the six highly potential business, that was selected out of 153 application received for the first batch of the program. These companies were continuously mentored and guided by the veteran experts and the senior entrepreneurs. After going through this rigorous mentorship, now they are going to graduate on Demo Day that will be held in the coming week. Demo day is the most…"Introducing six highly potential startup companies from Launchpad"
Nepal Rastra Bank gave clean chit to e-sewa after investigations carried by the bank found that transactions via esewa wallet did not involve any Bitcoin operations. NRB had carried investigations on the suspicion that esewa was used as a medium of payment for Bitcoin tradings. After inquiries carried out by Site Surveillance Team sent by Nepal Rastra Bank found out that esewa did not have any connections or whatsoever with Bitcoin tradings, esewa was finally…"Nepal Rastra Bank gave clean chit to e-sewa after investigations"
Cyber Security, Threat and Counter Measure Interaction Sessions organized by Biz Serve IT. Date & Time: 16th November, 2017 at 9 AM Location: 6th Floor, Sunrise Biz Park, Dillibazar, Kathmandu, Nepal Contact: 977-1-4413535 / 9860664392 A session on technology risk in the digital era, a new approach to Cyber Security in Nepal, World is Witness to a Digital Tsunami and dynamic business models. With everything changing how do we address the new threats? In the…"Meet the Cyber security expert, Anil Bhandari"
Presented By Dr. Pramod Parajuli Abstract With the revolution in the communication sector, internet has been the boon to the mankind in the day to day life. Today activities performed over the internet are not just limited to technology freaks for technical uses, rather every second individual is enjoying the easy internet availability and accessibility for day-to-day purposes like banking, ecommerce, education, entertainment and many more. Almost every sector these days enjoys the privileges of…"Upcoming Event, Cyber fraud and Banking Sector in Nepal"