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Who is Umang Bedi?

Wednesday, June 8, 2016 | More »

Social networking giant Facebook Inc. has finally announced a successor to Kirthiga Reddy, its former India managing director who stepped down almost four months ago. While Umang Bedi’s appointment may come as a surprise to many, he is perhaps the best man to lead the social networking company...


Intellectual Ventures faces novel attack on patent business

Seven years ago, Intellectual Ventures bought a patent on technology that helps detect malicious software embedded in digital content. The price? $750,000. Now Intellectual Ventures is arguing in a Delaware courtroom that Internet security firms Symantec and Trend Micro should pay roughly $310 milli...

29 October, 2013 | More »

Huawei Buys Symantec Stake In JV For $530M

Huawei Technologies, the world’s No.2 telecoms equipment maker, plans to buy Symantec Corp’s 49 per cent stake for $530 million in a joint venture between the companies that provides security solutions for corporations. The agreement is subject to regulatory approval, but analysts and co...

15 November, 2011 | More »

Symantec To Launch Umbrella Security Service ‘Norton One’ In 2012

Symantec Corp, the maker of Norton computer security software, has announced plans to launch Norton One, a personalised integrated service that will secure PCs, mobile phones and other devices instead of paying for separate security apps. Norton One is expected to be available in the first half of 2...

14 September, 2011 | More »

Bin Laden – Been Scammed

“The first spam using the news of Osama Bin Laden’s death was seen in the wild within three hours of the event,” says Samir Patil of Security giant Symantec.  If you have gotten tired of ill-fated Nigerian royalty trying to shift several million dollars worth of family fortune, and enlisting ...

4 May, 2011 | More »