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Mahindra & Mahindra has joined the Open Automotive Alliance (OAA) to work along with Google and bring ‘Android Auto’ into the dashboards of its future car lineup. The company has already announced that it will bring Android Auto to its flagship XUV 500 and Scorpio SUV. Android Auto basically functions as an extension of a user’s smartphone in the car.

The hacker who calls himself Mak Man is apparently based out of Pakistan and announced his exploits via a Facebook post. He also shared a link of a searchable database of gaana user information. Since the hack was announced, Gaana has taken down its site and the database does not return results when queried with test data. The hacker also claimed that he used a simple SQL Injection technique to engineer the attack.

The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), is likely to exempt startups from lock-in period clauses while listing on the stock exchanges. The exemption will facilitate the startups to sell shares to the public through the proposed alternative capital-raising platform from the mandatory promoter’s holding lock-in period, enabling to raise funds easier and, also investor exits.

The study was conducted by Microsoft which surveyed over 2,000 people and monitored the brain activities of over 100 others. The average attention span of a person back in the year 2000 was 12 seconds, but today, with the overwhelming amount of digital stimulation, that figure has dropped down to just 8 seconds. Even a goldfish, which is the non-scientific standard for measuring short attention spans, can maintain an estimated attention span of 9 seconds, which is higher than that of today’s humans.