Here’s all you want to know about Windows 10

MUMBAI, INDIA: The wait is finally over! Windows 10 will have a worldwide launch on July 29. It is the biggest gamble of Microsoft on Windows. The tech world is very eager to lay its hands on the latest Windows

Microsoft fixes Windows 10 bug in nick of time

MUMBAI, INDIA: Microsoft has fixed a new bug in Windows 10, Microsoft’s most publicized operating system software which releases tomorrow. In his tweet today, Gabe Aul, General Manager, Engineering, Operating Systems Group, Microsoft, said that Microsoft has resolved the problem

Water resistant Moto G 3rd Gen launched at Rs. 11,999

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Motorola has finally launched its eagerly awaited Moto G 3rd Gen smartphones in two variants. One will be available with 8GB storage and 1 GB RAM while the other variant will be available in 16GB and 2GB

Google+ to get a new avatar

MUMBAI, INDIA: Four years after Google launched Google+, the search engine giant’s response to growing social media frenzy over Facebook and Twitter, it has decided to give Google+ a new avatar. Bradley Horowitz, VP, Streams, Photos, and Sharing, posted in

With a 30 percent salary hike, campus hiring reaches new high in TN

CHENNAI, INDIA: After a flat 2014, campus hiring has reached a new high this year in Tamil Nadu. Placement cells at engineering colleges this year show a 20 percent to 30 percent hike in entry-level salaries. Leading the pack is

What can PM Modi learn from APJ Abdul Kalam?

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MUMBAI, INDIA: Prime Minister Narendra Modi who recently outlined his vision for Digital India, his most ambitious project so far, can learn a few things from former President APJ Abdul Kalam. First and foremost is the adequate use of technology for

How software will create new revenue stream in the IoT era?

BANGALORE, INDIA: The Internet of Things (IoT) is turning many manufacturers of “things” into first-time software vendors that need licensing and entitlement management (LEM) solutions to protect, differentiate and monetize their offerings, according to Gartner, Inc. “We expect that by

Ola too now will go mobile-app only

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Ola will soon go mobile-app only although its call center  will continue to operate 24×7 exclusively for customer support and assistance. Ola has also rolled out an app enhancement in its recent update this week to allow

GPS tracks the source of Gurdaspur firing, to Pakistan

MUMBAI, INDIA: A day after terror struck the Gurdaspur district of Punjab, information technology has opened by new avenues into the investigations. Hindustan Times quoted sources as saying that the GPS sets contained recordings of coordinates from 10.51pm on July

IGATE embarks on software-defined journey

BENGALURU, INDIA: With an aim to better service its large customer base in Europe and the US, iGATE has embarked on a software-defined journey. The company has deployed vCloud Suite and NSX to build a private cloud for its center

4 tips to secure your smartphone

BANGALORE, INDIA: There are special Trojans that are disguised as mobile games or useful mobile apps. Once installed, they start stealing money from your account by making paid calls or subscribing you to premium sms-services which you do not need. Kaspersky

Flipkart closes funding of Rs. 4,500 cr

BANGALORE, INDIA: E-commerce giant Flipkart has closed a funding of Rs. 4,500 crore. According to reports, Tiger Global and Steadview Capital participated in the fund raise. The valuation of the eight year old company now stands at $15 billion. It has so far

NEC and AP govt. join hands for safe city project in Tirupati

TIRUPATI, INDIA: NEC India and AP Technology Services Limited (APTS), a wholly owned state company of Andhra Pradesh, India signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to collaborate for smart city initiatives in the state. Under the agreement, NEC will work

UST Global adds 2,000 people in Bangalore

BANGALORE, INDIA: UST Global has announced that its delivery center in Bangalore has expanded its workforce to over 2000 to become the second largest facility of the company globally. The Bangalore center commenced its first phase of operations three years

Big data is passe! Move on to intelligent data

Sesha Rao Enterprise Applications have evolved from traditional workflow automation to productivity enhancing intelligent applications. The Leaders of Enterprise Computing agree that the future is centered on intelligent applications, data science, and analytics. Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft, in his

E-mulaquati haazir ho

MUMBAI, INDIA: Prisoners in Punjab jails will soon be able to meet their families, virtually. The Punjab prisons department is planning to connect the prisoners with their families via video conferencing. The initiative named e-mulaquat follows the VC facility provided

Altran strengthens semicon play with SiConTech acquisition

MUMBAI, INDIA: Altran has announced the acquisition of SiCon Design Technologies (SiConTech), an engineering services company specialised in semiconductor design. The acquisition of SiConTech is in line with the Group strategy to expand its footprint in India and reinforce the

Micromax Canvas Xpress 2 with Octa-Core launched at Rs. 5,999

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Micromax has launched its new Canvas Xpress 2 smartphone priced at Rs. 5,999, which will be available online exclusively at Flipkart. The company has announced that the new smartphone will be sold in India via the flash sale model

CA grabs Cisco executive

MUMBAI, INDIA: CA Technologies has appointed Ayman Sayed as Chief Product Officer, effective August 10, 2015. Sayed will be based in Santa Clara, and report directly to Chief Executive Officer Mike Gregoire. Sayed joined Cisco in 1999 and held leadership

Women brigade for key roles increases by 28pc

NEW DELHI, INDIA: The year 2015 will witness more and more women at leadership roles in boardroom meetings. All set to take on more responsibilities, the women brigade is aiming for senior positions in the industry. According to a survey