Niranjan Nagaraju

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How Foot Strength Impacts Longevity and 3 Exercises

Right now you aren’t running as fast as you could, standing as tall as you should or likely to live as long as you would if you paid more attention …

High Level

Google Launches Free Course on Deep Learning: The Science of Teaching Computers How to Teach Themselves

Last Friday, we mentioned how Google's artificial intelligence software DeepMind has the ability to teach itself many things. It can teach itself how …

Technical Developments in Cryptography: 2016 in Review

sslscan – Detect SSL Versions & Cipher Suites (Including TLS)

sslscan is a very efficient C program that allows you to detect SSL versions & cipher suites (including TLS) and also checks for vulnerabilities like …

Information Security

Machine Learning Theory - Part 2: Generalization Bounds

Last time we concluded by noticing that minimizing the empirical risk (or the training error) is not in itself a solution to the learning problem, it …

Hack This: How to Consult Google's Machine Learning Oracle

Artificial intelligence for the masses.<p>Machine learning and its artificial intelligence parent are probably most often regarded by regular-ass people as kind of opaque and esoteric subjects. Or even just tech buzzwords, which is a shame because it doesn't have to be like that. These things are just …

Anatomy of a cryptographic collision – the “Sweet32” attack

Researchers at the Institute for Research in Computer Science and Automation in France (INRIA) have come up with the latest BWAIN.<p>A BWAIN is a Bug …

After 100-Bagger Gain, Raamdeo Agrawal Reveals Secrets To Finding Multibagger Stocks

Raamdeo Agrawal has revealed the closely guarded secret of how savvy investors find multibagger stocks. We need to listen with rapt attention and use …

I am a non-U.S. citizen living outside the U.S. and trading stocks through a U.S. internet broker. Do I have to pay taxes on the money I earn?

Taxes<p>This article examines the definition and tax treatment of these types of non-U.S. citizens.<p>Retirement<p>Social Security benefits, which are …

Freefincal Stock Screener: Google Sheets Edition

The freefincal stock screener is now available on Google sheets. It gets data from Value Research and allows the user to screen capitalization-wise …

Hare Krishnas

Zero depreciation cover in car insurance: Is it worthwhile?

<i>Deepak Yohannan</i> <i><br>myinsuranceclub.com</i><p>Cars depreciate, and this affects claim settlements in the realm of car insurance. You might assume that …

Car Insurance

Back to 28: Grub2 Authentication Bypass 0-Day

The lowest part of the IVT interpreted as code.<p>At this early stage of the boot sequence, the processor and the execution framework is not fully …

Difference between ordinary share and DVR share? - Value Research: The Complete Guide to Mutual Funds

<b>What is the difference between a share and DVR share? For example, there are Tata Motor share and Tata Motor DVR share available in the market. What</b> …

Right To Vote

Top Nine Stock Picks By ICICI-Direct

ICICI-Direct has issued a report identifying nine top-quality large-cap and mid-cap stocks with huge upside potential

Interested In Partnering Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, Radhakishan Damani, Ramesh Damani & Other Whiz-Kids & Making Mega Bucks From Their Latest Stock Pick?

Super-ace investors like Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, Radhakishan Damani and Ramesh Damani have pumped in large sums of money into a FMCG stock. We have the …

Daljeet Kohli Promises 300% Gains From Mid-Cap Auto Stock By 2020

Daljeet Kohli has issued a clear-cut dare-devil challenge that his favourite mid-cap auto stock will give a mind-boggling 300% gain by the year 2020. …

Is there a ‘good’ date for a SIP?

Investing each month is a sure-fire way to make the most of market ups and downs in your equity funds. But given that there are 28 days on which you …

Investing

Beware of this mis-selling: “Earn assured 12% returns”!

Beware! Corporate fixed deposits that offer 8.25% annual return are being marketed by prominently quoting their ten-year annual yield of 12.09%. A …

Investing

The Rate Cut in Perspective

RBI surprised everyone by announcing a 0.25% reduction in repo rate (from 8%) yesterday. The market welcomed this news with a sharp rise. Several …

The Inside Story Behind MS08-067

Seven years ago a small set of targeted attacks began. In 2008 an unknown set of attackers had a zero day vulnerability that would soon have …

Taxation of RSUs and how to report them in your income tax return

By onAugust 24, 2015 in Foreign Income, Income Tax<p>Several corporates award their top performers with RSUs. RSUs or Restricted Stock Units, as the …

How security flaws work: The buffer overflow

Starting with the 1988 Morris Worm, this flaw has bitten everyone from Linux to Windows.<p>The buffer overflow has long been a feature of the computer …

Apollo Tyres mulls entry into two-wheeler tyre segment

Favourable growth outlook in the two wheeler market is set to attract Apollo Tyres take a plunge into production and sale of two wheeler tyres in the …

How to Exploit BitTorrent for Large-Scale DoS Attacks

A flaw discovered in several widely used BitTorrent applications, including <b>uTorrent, Vuze</b> and <b>Mainline</b>, could be used to carry out a devastating …

Information Security

Prof Sanjay Bakshi’s Fav Stocks Suffer Huge Losses In Correction. Is It Time To Buy Them?

Prof Sanjay Bakshi’s all-time favourite stocks are facing severe correction on the back of poor Q1FY16 results. Given that the fundamentals of these …

Are ESPP,ESOP in MNC to be filed in ITR as Foreign Assets?

<i>I have stocks in French MNC, I got through ESPP. Do I need to declare the stocks in Foreign Asset</i>? We received the query sometime back. We also came …

Finance

Apollo Tyres Q1 profit jumps 27.5%, revenue misses forecast

<b>Moneycontrol Bureau</b><p>Apollo Tyres' first quarter profit beat analysts' expectations, rising 27.5 percent year-on-year to Rs 290.6 crore led by strong …