Data core to digital strategy, training surgeons on VR: Medanta’s Sahni and Sikka

Anirban Ghoshal

Some of India's biggest multi-speciality hospital chains are increasingly using emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence ....

15 June, 2018

Chemists can now discover new drugs using virtual reality

Anirban Ghoshal

If you think that virtual reality (VR) is only good for immersive experiences, then think again. A UK-based drug discovery ....

13 June, 2018
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LG, Korean university create AI tech to reduce motion sickness in virtual reality

Anirban Ghoshal

South Korean electronics manufacturer LG and the East Asian country’s Sogang University have jointly produced a new artificial ....

29 May, 2018

AI will become a payments channel soon: Kotak's Deepak Sharma at Payments Summit

Ankit Doshi

India lags the world in funding artificial intelligence startups but still has the opportunity to attract investment and make ....

23 May, 2018

Actor Sushant Singh Rajput launches emerging-tech startup

Binu Paul

Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput and serial entrepreneur Varun Mathur have launched a startup called Innsaei Ventures Pvt. ....

18 May, 2018

Subhash Ghai’s Whistling Woods partners with Jio to set up lab for virtual reality

Anirban Ghoshal

Film school Whistling Woods International, founded by filmmaker Subhash Ghai, said it is partnering Reliance Jio Infocomm to set ....

10 May, 2018
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VR will take over your senses and AR will go mainstream this year

Anirban Ghoshal

With tech giants and small startups alike investing more time and money in cranking out immersive experiences, technology is set ....

15 February, 2018

BBC's new AR offering lets users explore historical artefacts

Anirban Ghoshal

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) has become the latest news organisation to experiment with newer technlogies such as ....

12 February, 2018

IDG Ventures and Axilor Ventures partner to fund frontier tech startups

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

India-focused technology venture capital fund IDG Ventures India and Bangalore-based startup accelerator Axilor Ventures have ....

6 March, 2017

VR startup Imaginate raises $500K from SRI Capital

Disha Sharma

Imaginate Technologies, Inc, an augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) startup, has raised Rs 3.35 crore ($500,000) ....

17 February, 2017
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Xiaomi's Barra joins Facebook to head virtual reality

Disha Sharma

Hugo Barra, who recently quit smartphone maker Xiaomi Inc. as its global vice president, has joined social networking giant Facebook ....

27 January, 2017

More than a quarter of users abandon wearable devices, says Gartner

Priya Singh

Smartwatches and fitness trackers stand the risk of being abandoned rather fast. A latest survey by research firm Gartner Inc. ....

7 December, 2016

Redcliffe Capital's Dheeraj Jain backs San Francisco VR startup Xanadu Heights

Priya Prasad

Virtual reality game studio Xanadu Heights Inc. has secured seed investment from Dheeraj Jain, managing partner at London-based ....

4 November, 2016

How new-age technology can shape the future of healthcare

Nipun Goyal

We now live in anticipation of the flashy future that awaits us. We expect today's tech gimmicks to find their place in the future, ....

5 July, 2016

Augmented Reality faces problems of perception, infrastructure in India, says Blippar country head

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Augmented Reality (AR) is at a nascent stage in India, though some brands have begun to realise its potential. Globally, big ....

20 June, 2016

Meet the five startups selected for Oracle's accelerator programme

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

A fin-tech company, an augmented reality solutions company and a mobile-first automated employee on-boarding platform are among ....

6 June, 2016

How Preksh takes the online shopper on a virtual tour of her favourite brick-and-mortar store

Varun Arora

Do you at times feel you are leafing through a shopping catalogue when you are browsing through your favourite e-commerce portal? ....

2 June, 2016

Facebook buys VR audio firm Two Big Ears

Team TC

Facebook has acquired Edinburgh-based company Two Big Ears that specialises in spatial 3D audio in cinematic and gaming experiences, ....

24 May, 2016

Ideaspring to seed-fund tech product startups with up to $450K

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Newly launched early-stage venture fund Ideaspring Capital, with a targeted corpus of Rs 125 crore (around $18.8 million), is ....

26 April, 2016

Exclusive: Ideaspring floats early-stage venture fund

Nishant Sharma

Angel investors Naganand Doraswamy and Prashant Deshpande have joined hands with Patni Computers' scions Arihant and Amit Patni, ....

22 April, 2016