Latest Updates: RIL to continue acquisition spree in 2021 DoT to issue demand notes to telcos on upfront payment for spectrum bought in auctions Telecom: Prospects of hikes in tariff recede FM’s stance on crypto trading norms brings cheer to industry Statsguru: Key takeaways from the 4G telecom spectrum bidding OTT rules and no ‘upload filter’ Privacy or safety There was a strong business case to buy spectrum: Ravi Shankar Prasad Apple to soon make iPhone 12 in India, shift 7-10% of capacity from China India plans to launch Earth observation satellite on Mar 28 to keep a real-time eye on borders Global smartwatch shipments increased 1.5% in 2020: Report Indian wearable market saw record triple digit growth in 2020, Apple Watch outsold every other smartwatch Thousands of organisations at risk owing to security flaw in Microsoft Exchange: Report 35% of internet users in India affected by web-borne threats in 2020: Report Those skeptical of social media are better at identifying information on such sites: Study `We don’t plan to interfere in activities of social media Cos` Gaming is a very exciting space at present: Nazara Technologies` Nitish Mittersain Excitel partners Zee5, others to woo customers; eyes 3 lakh new users by year-end WhatsApp is testing ability to let users send messages that disappear after 24 hours: Report TikTok, Facebook most downloaded non-gaming apps worldwide in February 2021: Report WhatsApp new features this week: Make voice & video calls from desktop, mute videos, more Nita Ambani launches digital portal `Her Circle` for women`s empowerment Facebook`s new campaign highlights power of online videos Antivirus software pioneer McAfee charged by US with cryptocurrency fraud BT denies any CEO rift behind chairman`s retirement