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2G scam: Chandolia gets bail

By : CIOL Bureau

Chandolia had argued that charges against him are baseless as he was merely obliging the minister’s (A Raja, prime accused) orders

Trulia hires PayPal executive as CFO

By : CIOL Bureau

Sean Aggarwal, formerly vice president of finance at PayPal and chief financial officer of eBay’s U.S. category, is joining Trulia as the company’s CFO

Groupon Q4 off to steady start: Yipit

By : CIOL Bureau

Groupon’s gross billings totaled $176 million in October, up 22 per cent from the previous month, Yipit said

Hewlett-Packard posts higher 3Q earnings

By : CIOL Bureau

Whitman, who was appointed in September to replace Leo Apotheker, said the company had not made a decision on the future of its Palm webOS mobile software platform

Parliament goes tech-savvy, MPs to get iPads

By : CIOL Bureau

The Lok Sabha secretariat has sanctioned Rs. 50,000 for each member to buy an iPad. Officials said the MPs can buy either Apple iPads or Android-based Samsung Galaxy Tabs

Govt moots special Spectrum Act in NTP

By : CIOL Bureau

The National Telecom Policy provides guidelines on spectrum refarming, sharing and trading

The deadlier side to enterprise phishing attacks

By : CIOL Bureau

Modern Phishing attacks focus more on capturing the user’s browser and subsequently using that as a pivot to attack the machine and the enterprise

Taking web infrastructure security to next level

By : CIOL Bureau

Unified security can not only provide enterprise and access security but also network and application protection, thereby protecting complex IT environments from constantly evolving threats

3D printer used in creating bone-like material!

By : CIOL Bureau

It looks, feels and acts like a real bone — but it has come off from an inkjet printer

Will HP non-enterprise business cross $100 mn in 2012?

By : CIOL Bureau

That is a prediction by Mphasis which feels initial reserves and business growth of HP is encouraging

Enterprise security tips from Symantec

By : CIOL Bureau

‘Organizations need to manage systems by implementing secure operating environments, distributing and enforcing patch levels, automating processes to streamline efficiency’

Threats making enterprises adopt UTMs

By : CIOL Bureau

As new technologies entail new security threats, SonicWall promises a firewall that gives visibility to a CTO or network administrators on what’s happening in the cloud infrastructure

Microsoft crosses 2000-customer mark in India

By : CIOL Bureau

The software major has made it easy to acquire ERP and CRM solutions by offering a pay-as-you-go hosted model that eliminates upfront investments and also reduces the hassle and costs of in-house IT personnel

New bollywood movie song released on iTunes

By : CIOL Bureau

Tips Music has released on iTunes the track “Piya O Re Piya” of Riteish Deshmukh and Genelia D’Souza starrer “Tere Naal Love Ho Gaya”, crooned by Atif Aslam and Shreya Ghoshal, much before the release of the album

‘Solns and best practices can keep enterprises safe’

By : CIOL Bureau

APTs can be used to passively collect passwords and IDs-or to actively allow an attacker to control or even damage remote systems, says Symantec India MD

Skyworks buys Advanced Analogic at lower price

By : CIOL Bureau

Skyworks had in May agreed to buy AATI for $258.6 million, or $6.05 a share, in cash and stock but had threatened to walk in September saying it was not given access to certain financial information

Whitman aims at tripling software revenue

By : CIOL Bureau

“I want to double or triple our current revenue in software from the current level of $5 billion,” chief executive Meg Whitman said, without giving a timeline

China gears up for first 3D TV channel launch

By : CIOL Bureau

The TV channel will go into official operation during the Lunar New Year Festival in late January 2012

Say goodbye to long queues as RTPS goes online

By : CIOL Bureau

People in Bihar can now avoid government offices and long queues as they can file online applications for obtaining caste, income and domicile certificates and later more services will be made available online

Zynga embarks on roadshow for its IPO promotion

By : CIOL Bureau

The social gaming leader behind “FarmVille” follows in the footsteps of recent tech companies to test public markets, including Groupon Inc and Angie’s List. It could be the biggest Internet debut ahead of Facebook’s, which a source said is planning to go public in 2012