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Will Netflix fix itself well in India?

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By Gaurav Gandhi INDIA: Netflix’s entry to the Indian market was expected later this year and now that they suddenly announced the entry along with 100 other markets, naturally everyone is evaluating the entry strategy of this global OTT giant.

North Pole before Chimneys – Deliveries and First Things First

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Pratima H BANGALORE, INDIA: Chuck Nolan could not have been a more dedicated courier-service stork; but his story, adventure, experience and perhaps, even the if-and-how-and-where of being stranded could have taken a new shore had he been a first-mile delivery

How did Europe leverage its 4G investments?

LONDON: The mobile industry’s contribution to Europe’s economy is set to increase over the next five years on the back of increasing mobile operator investment in 4G networks and services, according to a new study by the GSMA. The new

10 disruptive digital trends that will drive retail in 2016

RESTON: In its 2016 predictions for the retail industry, Software AG says that uber-digital consumers expect access to everything… Now. In lieu of the above, Oliver Guy, Director, Retail Industry, Software AG, notes, “The worlds of e-commerce and brick and

Using analytics for social good

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SINGAPORE: As young, eager and ambitious students with keen interest to put their newly acquired knowledge of data analytics to good use, they are often looking for real world business problems to solve. At the same time, there are many

Samsung to cut jobs in manufacturing plants

SEOUL/SINGAPORE: Samsung Group is considering jobs cuts to save costs in countries that Samsung runs manufacturing plants in. However, Samsung Electronics, the groups flagship company is tight-lipped about the job costs. The group will increase its reduction of managerial-level workers

The day is not far for four factor authentication: Gemalto

CIOL Bureau MUMBAI, INDIA: Atul Singh, Regional Director, India sub-continent, Banking, Transport & Telecom Solutions, Gemalto, in a free-wheeling interview with CIOL, discusses newer demands from the BFSI segment on security vendors, and the importance of four factor authentication How

Organizations ignore customers data:Gartner

SINGAPORE: Many organizations do not manage customer data as a corporate asset, and the monetary value of that data is often ignored, according to Gartner, Inc. “Digital business is having a significant impact on customer data,” said Douglas Laney, vice

With eye on big data, STT expanding data centers

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SINGAPORE: Singapore Technologies Telemedia (STT) seems to be on a rapid investment spree despite global economic uncertainties. The reason being the company has developed a keen interest in big data, is therefore expanding data centers—either by acquiring new or upgrading

Relive the good times with the ‘Appic’ sale at ShopClues

NEW DELHI, INDIA: ShopClues announces its ‘Appic’ Sale from 4th to 6th June, 2015. The mobile app sale is designed as a real mela, and offers hefty discounts across categories like fashion, footwear, home and kitchen, jewellery and watches and

Here’s how Google will determine your website’s mobile friendliness

MUMBAI, INDIA: With an aim to enable organizations’ smooth transition toward a mobile friendly website, Google that started rolling out its new mobile friendly algorithm today, has released an exhaustive list of FAQs. While the company said that the new algorithm

Suo moto, CCI steps in to resolve the Net Neutrality war

MUMBAI, INDIA: Taking cognizance of the debates and the subsequent furore over Net Neutrality, the Competition Commission of India (CCI) has decided to step in. Taking suo-moto action, the commission has asked the telecom companies to present their case, in a

What if Net Neutrality Opponents are right?

Pratima H INDIA: Voltaire said something that sounds very profound on a normal day, but somehow

World IT spending to decline in 2015, but not in Singapore

SINGAPORE: Worldwide IT spending is set to shrink to $3.66 trillion in 2015, a 1.3 percent

Celkon launches its first Octa-Core smartphone at Rs.8,999

HYDERABAD, INDIA: Celkon Mobiles launched yet another exciting model for selfie lovers – Millennia OCTA 510.

New Freesync-enabled displays showcased at the Consumer Electronics Show 2015

LAS VEGAS, 2015 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES): AMD announced the expansion of the FreeSync ecosystem