Zebi acquires blockchain startup Element42

Shweta Sharma

Telangana-based blockchain company Zebi has acquired its Bengaluru-based peer Element42, for an undisclosed amount, a company ....

21 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
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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

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

IBM scientists predict how blockchain and AI can tackle the global food crisis

Vignesh Ananthraj

At its flagship technology conference Think 2019, Armonk-headquartered tech giant IBM is addressing the issue of hunger and will ....

12 February, 2019

Cybage’s Jagat Pal Singh on why digital transformation is more than just automation

Vignesh Ananthraj

Pune-headquartered Cybage Software is a technology consulting firm specialisig in outsourced product engineering services. It ....

12 February, 2019
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Why the downturn in the digital currency market is likely to continue

Reuters

Cryptocurrencies may be facing a prolonged bear market. Companies that issued tokens, or digital currencies, over the last ....

8 February, 2019

Meet Brian Humphries, Cognizant’s new CEO-in-waiting

Anirban Ghoshal

When Brian Humphries takes charge as CEO at Cognizant on April 1, the Vodafone top gun will have to hit the ground running with ....

7 February, 2019

Bosch to set up new data science and AI centre at IIT Madras

Anirban Ghoshal

The Indian division of German engineering and electronics firm Bosch on Wednesday said that it will invest Rs 20 crore ($2.8 million ....

6 February, 2019

Cryptocurrency investors locked out of millions after exchange's founder dies

Reuters

A cryptocurrency platform that lost access to millions of dollars when its founder died with sole knowledge of company ....

6 February, 2019
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Days of treating cloud as infrastructure-as-a-service are over: IBM’s Natarajan

Anand J

Subram Natarajan has been with International Business Machines Corp for almost two decades and has worked in a variety of roles ....

4 February, 2019

Blockchain-based loan facilitator StreamSource raises seed funding

Kavya Kothiyal

StreamSource, a blockchain marketplace that facilitates unsecured loans, has raised $1 million (Rs 7.1 crore) in a seed funding ....

31 January, 2019

Rolls-Royce eyes Indian startups to drive innovation in AI, analytics

Vignesh Ananthraj

R2 Data Labs, the acceleration hub within engineering company Rolls-Royce, is in talks with startups specialising in the areas ....

30 January, 2019

AI to permeate banking, financial services, insurance in 2019: Infosys study

Anand J

Artificial intelligence (AI) will suffuse banking, financial services and insurance in 2019, entering new areas like compliance, ....

30 January, 2019

Axis Bank, ICICI, others to roll out blockchain for SME financing

Vignesh Ananthraj

Eleven Indian lenders including Axis Bank, ICICI Bank, and HDFC Bank have joined hands to launch the country’s first blockchain ....

29 January, 2019

At Microsoft’s research labs, it’s all about finding the secret sauce

Anand J

Microsoft follows a bottom-up approach when it comes to exploring the latest technologies. It is the US-headquartered tech giant’s ....

25 January, 2019

US health insurers partner IBM for medical blockchain

Anirban Ghoshal

US-based health insurers Aetna, Anthem, Health Care Service Corporation and PNC have signed on IBM for a blockchain project to ....

25 January, 2019

Oil giants join Reliance-backed blockchain platform Vakt

Reuters

Oil majors Chevron and Total, along with major Indian refiner Reliance Industries, have joined the blockchain-based platform ....

16 January, 2019

This bank has settled forex deals worth $250 bn on blockchain

Reuters

HSBC has settled $250 billion worth of forex trades using blockchain in the last year, it said on Monday, suggesting the heavily ....

15 January, 2019

This bootstrapped startup is helping large enterprises reach rural India

Shweta Sharma

After setting up a software development company, Lathika Regunathan wanted to provide employment opportunities to the semi-urban, ....

15 January, 2019

Ramco Systems’ Virender Aggarwal on how AI, ML will drive returns for its customers

Anirban Ghoshal

Chennai-based enterprise software services provider Ramco Systems is on a drive to integrate artificial intelligence (AI) and ....

10 January, 2019