I-ON users were recently notified that MAC binding of devices would limit them to three devices, a move that will possibly curb sharing of accounts among students. The Assistant Director-IT stated that this policy was in response to complaints about the compromise of passwords and they were open to feedback.
“Mass surveillance has value—just not for saving lives. These programs are about power.”
With more and more of our lives being spent online, our data reveals too much about us for us to not be mindful of it. Our generation’s great war is the battle for privacy and the struggle to guard it, especially from governments looking to leverage it for power.
In a step towards a more environment-friendly campus, MIT unveiled an electric buggy on Saturday afternoon. The vehicle, donated by MIT alumni Sandeep Maini, will be used for transport within the campus.
A new pet cafe is set to open in Manipal, catering to the town’s pet owners and dog-lovers. Owners Chirag Shetty and Sujith Shetty expect the place to be open in August on the End Point Road.
This latest installment of our poetry series, iambic instincts, features a poem about defence mechanisms, and how things from the past continue to define and dictate our behaviour.
When Cameron Bancroft was caught tampering with the ball in March, it was the team leadership that bore the brunt of the criticism. If it indeed was Warner instigating Bancroft, Bancroft’s situation would not have been an easy one, and thus difficult to break down into black and white.
If you think that college life at Manipal is going to be all about studies, then think again, or rather, peruse through this article once. From a world-class gym at Marena to the sylvan ramparts of the MIT ground, Manipal has not compromised when it comes to sports and fitness activities. It becomes hard to keep track of the number of courts for every sport. Rest assured, if you love exercising your body, Manipal will not disappoint you.
Seeking to do away with the flood of cab share posts on Facebook groups, two MIT students founded Mighty Cabs, a cab sharing service, in Manipal. The success of this service could change the way Manipal books taxis. Read the story of the inception of this venture and its challenges.
Popular student bakery E=MmmCake2 will be shutting down permanently on 8th March. With demand still high, the announcement has dismayed customers.
Despite the strongest of motivations, we sometimes struggle to overcome the fear that holds us back from pursuing what we want. In ‘Entitlement’, Anshumanth Rao writes about the inhibitions that deter us from achieving all that we’re capable of.