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Peshawar Tragedy leaves Twitterati speechless too

NOT JUST PAKISTAN:  “A wife who loses a husband is called a widow, a husband who

Green flag for Mindtree Bluetooth Smart IP 4.2

BANGALORE, INDIA: Mindtree, a technology services company, has announced the qualification of its Bluetooth Smart IP

RoomsTonite app lets you book hotels last minute

BANGALORE, INDIA: For the benefit of travellers, a last-minute hotel booking mobile app RoomsTonite can be downloaded on Android smartphones. RoomsTonite is designed to ensure that customers get the lowest rates and it offers discounts of up to 45 percent on

Ricoh launches Jam Free Printer

NEW DELHI, INDIA: SP111 – also known as Jam Free Printer, has been designed specifically for Home/ SOHO and SMB segments, and comes equipped with high-end features. SP 111 Series is the only OEM in the industry that offers rich feature- Genuine

BlackBerry launches Classic with trackpad

WATERLOO, CANADA: BlackBerry Limited has launched the BlackBerry Classic, a smartphone built to meet the needs of productive people. The BlackBerry Classic’s QWERTY keyboard lets communicate quickly and clearly using one hand with a trackpad and classic navigation keys. The

Graebert unveils CAD solution for Android tablets

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Graebert India, announced the availability of ARES Commander 2015 – 2D/3D CAD software on all three desktop operating systems: Microsoft Windows, Apple Mac OS X and Linux. Graebert has also recently unveiled the next–generation ARES Touch 2015,

A new remote-access Trojan targets smartphones

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Akamai Technologies, through the company’s Prolexic Security & Research Team (PLXsert), released a new cyber security threat advisory. The advisory alerts enterprises, governments and individuals to the Xsser mobile remote access Trojan (mRAT), which targets iOS and

Yahoo breathes life into its weather forecast app

BANGALORE, INDIA: Yahoo has come up with new update for its mobile Weather App. You can watch gently falling snowflakes or sky-splitting lightning flash across your screen as Yahoo Weather breathes life into your daily forecast. The latest Android update

Amdocs delivers a single mobile wallet solution

BANGALORE, INDIA: At the time when PM Narendra Modi has been successful in opening approximately 5.29 crore bank accounts, Amdocs, the provider of customer experience solutions makes it more easy for the consumers by launching the Amdocs Mobile Financial Services solution.

Bitcoin requesting ransomware are on the rise

BANGALORE, INDIA: ESET research team from Canada has analyzed a widespread case of ransomware generally known as TorrentLocker, which started spreading in early 2014. The latest variant of the malware has infected at least 40-thousand systems in the last few

Nasscom–Indiaspora to promote entrepreneurship and innovation

BANGALORE, INDIA: The National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom) and Indiaspora to host United States Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard at an exclusive event on entrepreneurship and development of innovation eco system. The event will bring pioneers from technology industry

Flipkart launches Flipkart Fashion Files

BANGALORE, INDIA: Flipkart, India’s largest e-commerce platform announced the launch of the Flipkart Fashion Files – an exclusive lifestyle content page on its platform. Flipkart has joined hands with the Conde Nast Group to co-create high quality fashion content for

Trend Micro and HP enter strategic OEM agreement to combat threats

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Trend Micro Incorporated has signed a strategic OEM agreement with HP to help enterprises combat advanced targeted threats and custom malware. The HP TippingPoint Advanced Threat Appliance (ATA) family of products leverages the power of Trend Micro

Wearables forecasted to reach 168.2mn units in 2019

GOTHENBURG, SWEDEN: According to a new report from the research firm Berg Insight, shipments of connected wearables reached 19.0 million in 2014, up from 5.9 million devices in the previous year. Growing at a compound annual growth rate of 54.7

Connectivity satisfaction in India quite high despite unreliable state of Internet

BANGALORE, INDIA:  The Global Bandwidth Index Report by Juniper Networks reveals that twice as many people in developing countries regularly use connected devices for educational purposes as compared to those in developed markets. In India, for example, 45 percent of

Hit by a breach? Now what?

PUNE, INDIA: Data breaches are becoming a sad fact of life for enterprise IT departments, and all staff members are being asked to become increasingly vigilant about security. But while organizations focus their efforts on stopping intruders from getting in

Tech impact worth 20-30 pc of India’s GDP by 2025

NEW DELHI, INDIA:  A new research by the McKinsey Global Institute analyses twelve technologies, ranging from the mobile Internet to cloud computing to advanced genomics that could have a profound impact on growth and social progress and add $550 billion

You’ve got mail? Beware!

INDIA:  The shopping atmosphere and the deluge of deals that our inboxes are flooded with has affected almost everyone these days. McAfee seems to have taken a closer view of the situation and come up with some tricks and some

IIT Bombay ‘Signals’ ahead on edX platform

NE DELHI, INDIA: EdX, an online learning initiative founded by Harvard and MIT, had announced the addition of IIT Bombay in its distinguished group of xConsortium members across the globe, last year. As a result of this partnership, IIT Bombay

Emerging markets see highest growth of smartphones

BANGALORE, INDIA: Worldwide sales of mobile phones to end users were flat in the third quarter of 2014, according to Gartner, Inc. However, sales of smartphones to end users grew 20.3 percent to reach 301 million units. “Sales of feature