Windows 10: The Clock’s striking 12 either ways

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INDIA: STRANGE but probably true. If you leave a bunch of caterpillars in a circle they

Lenovo acquires Motorola, becomes third largest smartphone maker

USA: Lenovo’s acquisition of Motorola Mobility from Google is complete now.  Lenovo has acquired Motorola for $2.91 billion. The acquisition of the Motorola brand and Motorola’s portfolio of innovative smartphones, as well as the future Motorola product roadmap, positions Lenovo

Lenovo launches A7-30 3G voice tablet at Rs.9,999

BANGALORE, INDIA: Lenovo, has launched a multi-media tablet A7-30 3G with voice calling feature, which is Lenovo’s first 3G device. A7-30 3G provides 8 hours of WIFI browsing on a single battery charge. It is available in black, less than

An app that uses social media and quiz to improve your GK

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Once in a while, we all crib about our general knowledge and wish we could find simple ways to improve it. Chifro Studios has brought forth its new trivia app Chifro QuizOHolic Lite a game based learning

9 social scams you need to be aware of

BANGALORE, INDIA: While social media browsing has become a daily routine for everyone, it is also one of the favorite attack hotspots for cybercriminals. Trend Micro unveiled 9 Social Media Scams that cybercriminals leverage to spread malware infection to PCs

Autodesk announces $100 mn funding for 3D printing companies

BANGALORE, INDIA: Autodesk, Inc. has announced that it intends to invest up to $100 million in 3D printing companies over the next several years. The Spark Investment Fund, which will be operated within Autodesk, is the first of its kind

Lava launches new smartphone Iris Fuel 50 at Rs.7,799

BANGALORE, INDIA: Lava International Limited, has launched its new smartphone series – Fuel under the Iris sub brand and the first smartphone to be introduced under this series is Iris Fuel 50. These smartphones are specially designed to last for long working

Wipro transforms customer care operations at SRL Diagnostics

BANGALORE, INDIA: Wipro has assisted SRL Diagnostics transform its customer care operations by providing  successful customer experiences across multiple communication channels leveraging Oracle Service Cloud. SRL Diagnostics decided to implement a Customer Relationship Management (CRM) application for its customer care

Enterprises need to invest in secure file sharing solutions

BANGALORE, INDIA:  Dynamic file sharing across multiple platforms is becoming the new normal in workplaces across all industries, creating an urgent need for large and highly-regulated enterprises to implement electronic file sharing solutions (EFSS) that do not compromise data security.

Seagate supports Microsoft’s new Open CloudServer specification

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Seagate Technology plc, a player in storage solutions, has announced support for Microsoft’s Open CloudServer specification version 2. The specification will include new performance enhancements and expand the management software code provided to the open source community,

Delivering 21st century solutions to new-age citizens

Vineet Kshirsagar Information technology is becoming a strong enabler for cities to turn into intelligent cities, cities of the 21st century that appreciate the power of the communities while also respecting their legal and political responsibilities. Cities that understand this

NVIDIA launches GRID test drive for enterprises in India

NEW DELHI, INDIA: NVIDIA today announced the availability of GRID Test Drive, a simple and secure way to test the power of NVIDIA’s GRID technology for cloud-delivered graphics acceleration from almost any location. The first of its type, GRID Test

Smarter Healthcare through Smart Cities

Yathiender Sridharan Smart cities are built on the three key pillars of people, intelligent technology and efficient operations. They’re able to leverage the convergence of all three to improve infrastructure and civic amenities. A key ingredient of a smart city

Cloud, big data and mobility shaping up the fate of India

Lovleen Bhatia Last year three Indian metro cities – New Delhi, Mumbai and Kolkata were listed among world’s 25 biggest urban areas. Topping it, Gartner stated that India will become one of the world’s biggest consumer economies during the next

Putting data at the heart of your business

Sangeetha Phalgunan The datascape in which businesses exist today is changing drastically. The megatrends of cloud and social data to mobile and the Internet of Things are all just individual facets of a much bigger and more profound trend. The

How a County in Illinois raked in $5mn and nabbed tax frauds?

WASHINGTON, USA: Cook County, Illinois, has used Homestead Exemption Fraud Detection Solution from LexisNexis Risk Solutions to collect close to $5.1 million in new revenue. The LexisNexis fraud detection program utilizes technology and public record databases to identify erroneous and

ZTE eyes Romanian and Adriatic region

SHENZHEN, CHINA:  ZTE Corporation has signed a strategic partnership with a Romanian ICT channel and integrator Omnilogic to provide its customers with ZTE’s range of ICT and communication solutions. ZTE’s ICT solutions will be delivered to the Romanian and Adriatic

Mobile users spurring OLX growth in India

BANGALORE, INDIA: The online classifieds platform and marketplace for used goods, OLX,  announced today that it generates more than 11 billion monthly page views – around 360 million page views each day. Of these 11 billion monthly page views, 1.5

Brillio acquires Marketelligent

BANGALORE, INDIA: Brillio announced that it has acquired Marketelligent, an advanced analytics solutions provider. Marketelligent’s solutions range from data visualization and reporting to advanced predictive analytics for global clients including technology companies and leading Fortune 500 companies, the announcement tells.

Five Steps to make a city ‘Smart’

Ravi Kant Malhan The sustainability battle will be won, or lost, in cities. Cities today contain 50 percent of the world’s population, consume 75 percent of global energy consumption and emit 80 percent of global greenhouse gases. And cities are