TCS looking at newer tech to take digital revenue past $5 bn

Anirban Ghoshal

Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), which on Monday became the first Indian company to cross $100 billion in market capitalisation, ....

23 April, 2018

Microsoft releases Linux-based operating system to secure IoT devices

Anirban Ghoshal

Tech giant Microsoft has released its own version of Linux, a free open-source operating system, with an aim to secure millions ....

20 April, 2018

Robotics drawing more investor interest than AI, other emerging technologies: GlobalData

Anirban Ghoshal

London-headquartered data and analytics company GlobalData said that robotics witnessed more interest from investors compared ....

18 April, 2018

IoT startup Chariot raises pre-Series A funding

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

NRS Chariot Tech Pvt. Ltd, an Internet of Things (IoT) startup based in New Delhi, has raised Rs 2 crore ($306,000) in a pre-Series ....

12 April, 2018

Microsoft Ventures to set up office in India; to invest in IoT, blockchain

Anirban Ghoshal

Satya Nadella-led tech giant Microsoft has decided to reorient the strategy of its venture capital arm by setting up a new office ....

29 March, 2018

Global spend on IoT security will reach $1.5 bn in 2018: Gartner

Anirban Ghoshal

Global security spending on the internet of things (IoT) is expected to reach $1.5 billion (Rs 9,782 crore) in 2018, from $1.17 ....

21 March, 2018

Exclusive: Industrial IoT startup Flutura raises funds from Hitachi arm

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Industrial internet of things startup, Flutura Decision Sciences and Analytics, has raised $1 million (Rs 6.52 crore) in a fresh ....

20 March, 2018

Home-automation startup Picostone aims to kill switchboards, remotes

Anirban Ghoshal

Over the past couple of years, a handful of home automation startups have raised funding from investors betting on faster adoption ....

9 March, 2018

Reliance Jio, Samsung join hands to set up cellular IoT network in India

Anirban Ghoshal

Reliance Jio, the telecom arm of Reliance Industries, has joined hands with South Korean electronics giant Samsung to deploy a ....

27 February, 2018

Nokia's new blockchain-powered IoT service can detect illegal construction

Anirban Ghoshal

Finnish telecommunications firm Nokia has launched a couple of internet of things-based (IoT) services aimed at addressing the ....

26 February, 2018

How AI can fuel the Indian digital economy

Charlie Lee

With China, the US and South Korea making tremendous advances in artificial intelligence research, it was time India had a strong ....

26 February, 2018

Qualcomm’s new kit allows developers to fine-tune its modem

Anirban Ghoshal

Chipmaker Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. has unveiled a new software development kit (SDK) for its MDM9206 modem that will help developers ....

15 February, 2018

Opportunities aplenty for cloud adoption in India: Oracle's Shailender Kumar

Anirban Ghoshal

Tech giant Oracle Corp is bullish on cloud adoption in India as it feels companies across sectors such as banking and telecom ....

14 February, 2018

Google merges smart home unit Nest with its hardware team in bid to outgun Alexa

Anirban Ghoshal

Alphabet Inc. has merged the team of smart home devices maker Nest with its Google hardware group in order to boost the home-automation ....

12 February, 2018

Intel targets IoT devices, self-driving cars with new chip

Anirban Ghoshal

Technology firm Intel Corporation has launched a new chip aiming to power up applications that can process data on the device ....

9 February, 2018

Mozilla’s open gateway project can stop tech giants from controlling IoT ecosystem

Anirban Ghoshal

Web applications developer Mozilla is trying to prevent tech giants from controlling the Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem by ....

7 February, 2018

Number of connected IoT devices will cross 31 bn globally in 2018: IHS Markit

Anirban Ghoshal

Driven by the need for intelligent connected devices in industrial and commercial applications, the number of connected Internet ....

2 February, 2018

Samsung to hire at least 1,000 engineers for R&D

Anirban Ghoshal

South Korean electronics giant Samsung on Thursday said it was planning to hire at least 1,000 engineers from top institutes for ....

1 February, 2018

Beyond bitcoin: How blockchain can help secure IoT devices

Anirban Ghoshal

Blockchain can stave off security threats to Internet-enabled devices by providing a distributed ledger for their functioning, ....

30 January, 2018

Consumer durables maker V-Guard bets on IoT for long-term gains

Anirban Ghoshal

Kerala-headquartered consumer durables manufacturer V-Guard Industries Ltd is betting on internet of things (IoT) to boost its ....

24 January, 2018

Realty-tech startup raises funding from JLL

Arti Singh, a Hyderabad-based online interior designing and home décor startup, has raised funding from a new real estate technology ....

24 October, 2016