Chinese facial recognition firm is now the world's most valuable AI startup

Anirban Ghoshal

China's SenseTime Group Ltd, which provides facial recognition systems, is now the world's most valuable artificial intelligence ....

11 April, 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

Blue skies ahead for cloud computing as tech giants seek clout

Anirban Ghoshal

Cloud computing seems to be the future as Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft and Google grow their cloud solutions and services ....

13 February, 2018

Housejoy FY16 losses widen 20-fold on higher ad spend, employee costs

Disha Sharma

Home services startup Housejoy's revenue rose nearly 32 times in FY16, but losses also went up 20-fold as employee costs soared ....

31 January, 2017

Qualcomm selects three startups for $100K design prize

Disha Sharma

Chipmaker Qualcomm has selected three startups for its 'Qualcomm Design in India Challenge' prize. The winners, selected from ....

17 January, 2017

Apple confirms $1-bn investment in SoftBank Vision Fund

Disha Sharma

Apple Inc. is investing $1 billion in SoftBank Corp's $100-billion tech fund, according to a report in a major international ....

5 January, 2017

Great Wall Club Innovator Fund plans more deals in India

Manu P Toms

Silicon Valley-based early stage investor GWC Innovator Fund plans to step up seed investments in India by backing five to ten ....

21 November, 2016

Industry department ties up with Qualcomm to launch startup contest


Ahead of the Make in India Week, the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) has launched a start-up contest to ....

4 February, 2016

Wearable gadgets not ready for prime time, tech watchers say


Despite the hoopla, wearable gadgets like wristwatches for checking your text messages or eyeglasses that capture video are unlikely ....

10 January, 2014

Intel shows off wearable gadgets as chipmaker expands beyond PCs


Intel CEO Brian Krzanich showed off wearable computing devices on Monday including earbuds that monitor your heart rate and a ....

7 January, 2014

Microsoft considers Qualcomm executive as CEO candidate


Microsoft Corp is considering Qualcomm Inc Chief Operating Officer Steve Mollenkopf as a candidate for its new chief executive ....

13 December, 2013

Samsung and Qualcomm foray into smartwatch market


Samsung Electronics Co Ltd and Qualcomm Inc unveiled smartwatches on Wednesday, tapping a potential "wearables" market worth an ....

5 September, 2013

Google may start selling second-generation Nexus 7 tablet from July


Google Inc will launch a new version of its Nexus 7 tablet powered by Qualcomm Inc's Snapdragon processor around July, two sources ....

3 April, 2013

Networking creates devices buzz at mobile fair


Networks, whether superfast mobile broadband, wifi or a combination of both, are helping add pizzazz to new mobile products as ....

28 February, 2013

Mobile app startup Dexetra raises over $1M from Sequoia & Qualcomm Ventures

Anand Rai

Dexetra Software Solutions Pvt Ltd, a mobile applications startup, has raised between $1million and $2 million in funding from ....

1 February, 2013

'Intel Inside' ignites mobile branding war


As the mobile computing wars heat up, chipmakers that supply the crucial components inside smartphones and tablets aim to grab ....

25 September, 2012

E-grocery back in focus; Have investors changed mind?

Sonam Gulati

E-commerce businesses focused on groceries, fruits and vegetables are back in focus with at least three companies already tying ....

17 July, 2012

India To Grant Internet Licence To Qualcomm - Telecoms Secy


India has agreed to grant an Internet service licence to Qualcomm Inc, Telecoms Secretary R. Chandrashekhar said on Tuesday, clearing ....

18 October, 2011

MapmyIndia Launches CarPad In Partnership With Qualcomm

dev khare & Anand Rai & Shrija Agrawal

MapmyIndia, a GPS navigation provider in India, has launched CarPad, a new GPS device, in partnership with Qualcomm Incorporated. ....

2 September, 2011

Huawei Vision To Hit The Indian Market In Q4, 2011

dev khare & Anand Rai & Shrija Agrawal

Huawei, a global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider plans to launch its smartphone offering called ....

4 August, 2011

Qualcomm Announces New Augmented Reality Platform For Android Phones

dev khare & Anand Rai & Shrija Agrawal & Aashish Bhinde

Qualcomm has recently launched a new augmented reality (AR) platform for Google Android OS based phones. The company has released ....

29 April, 2011