Singaporean video-streaming firm Bigo to invest $100 mn in India over three years

Vignesh Ananthraj

Singapore-based video streaming tech company Bigo Technology Pte. Ltd has announced plans to invest over $100 million (Rs 714 ....

18 February, 2019

Technology to help us automate decision-making, remove human discretion: Kishore Biyani

Anand J

Future Group's Kishore Biyani has been a vocal critic of the Indian e-commerce sector, which is dominated by discounts and ....

18 February, 2019
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Tech Mahindra partners with the University of Sydney to create AL, ML solutions

Anand J

Makers Lab, the research arm of information technology firm Tech Mahindra, has partnered with the University of Sydney to co-create ....

15 February, 2019

Zoho releases AI-powered update for its Office Suite applications

Shweta Sharma

Software maker Zoho Corporation has announced a new version of its Office Suite in which four cloud-based productivity applications ....

15 February, 2019

Indian tech executives join hands in bid to raise nearly $300 mn for new varsity

Binu Paul

Top Indian technology executives and entrepreneurs have come together in a bid to raise Rs 2,000 crore (around $280 million) for ....

15 February, 2019

Quick Heal doubles net profit in Q3 amid flat revenue growth

Vignesh Ananthraj

Quick Heal Technologies, a homegrown software solutions company, doubled its net profit in the third quarter of the current fiscal ....

15 February, 2019
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DigitalOcean India head Jayakumar on taking on cloud giants like AWS and market outlook

Vignesh Ananthraj

US-based cloud computing infrastructure provider DigitalOcean Inc. started operations only in 2012 and is now the third-largest ....

15 February, 2019

Largest US bank to create digital coins for blockchain-based payments

Reuters

JPMorgan Chase & Co said on Thursday it plans to launch its own digital coins, called "JPM Coin", that customers ....

14 February, 2019

Indian companies sharpening focus on cloud security investment: EY study

Anirban Ghoshal

Indian companies are increasingly focusing their cybersecurity budgets on cloud, revealed a survey by consultancy EY. According ....

14 February, 2019

Google to spend $13 bn on setting up new data centres, offices

Reuters

Alphabet Inc's Google said on Wednesday it would spend more than $13 billion on data centres and offices in the ....

14 February, 2019
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Akamai, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group to deploy blockchain-based online payment network

Vignesh Ananthraj

Cloud services firm Akamai Technologies and Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG) have announced plans to jointly offer a blockchain-based ....

14 February, 2019

How software pirates are using Apple technology to put hacked apps on iPhones

Reuters

Software pirates have hijacked technology designed by Apple Inc to distribute hacked versions of Spotify, Angry Birds, Pokemon ....

14 February, 2019

Exclusive: Nanotech-based air filter maker Nanoclean raises pre-Series A funding

Binu Paul

Nanoclean Global Pvt. Ltd, a nanotechnology startup which develops air filtration devices, has raised $600,000 (Rs 4.2 crore at ....

13 February, 2019

Infosys aims to create jobs with new digital innovation and design centre in US

Shweta Sharma

Software major Infosys has set up digital innovation and design centre in Providence, Rhode Island, US and has also partnered ....

13 February, 2019

Amazon Web Services adds two edge locations in India

Anirban Ghoshal

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is adding two new edge locations in India at Hyderabad and New Delhi. An edge location is where end ....

13 February, 2019

India still plagued by older cybersecurity threats: Sophos' John Shier

Anirban Ghoshal

India is still plagued by older generations of cybersecurity threats and is potentially a top target for ransomware as well, according ....

13 February, 2019

Persistent Systems appoints IBM veteran Chris O’Connor as CEO designate

Anand J

BSE-listed IT firm Persistent Systems has appointed Christopher O’Connor as its CEO designate, a company statement said. O’Connor, ....

13 February, 2019

Facebook hires former journalist Natasha Jog as election integrity head for India

Shweta Sharma

Social networking giant Facebook has appointed former journalist Natasha Jog as its election integrity head for India, The Economic ....

13 February, 2019

Twitter, peers not doing enough to curb online abuse: CEO Jack Dorsey

Reuters

Twitter Inc Chief Executive Jack Dorsey said on Tuesday that Silicon Valley companies, including his own, have not done ....

13 February, 2019

IBM's Watson AI services will now work on rival cloud offerings

Reuters

IBM Corp announced on Tuesday that some of its Watson artificial intelligence services will now work on rival cloud computing ....

13 February, 2019

Enterprises see customer experience as main purpose of innovation: Oracle survey

Anand J

Enterprises are now viewing improved customer experience as the primary outcome of innovation, according to a survey by IT products ....

13 February, 2019