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IBM, NEN to hold Melas for entrepreneurs

By : CIOL Bureau

The IBM-NEN Mentor Melas will comprise 12 mentoring sessions, in which nearly 400 volunteer IBM experts will mentor over 300 young entrepreneurs from a range of sectors, helping them overcome critical challenges

India’s innovation centres to promote tech

By : CIOL Bureau

An agreement to jointly promote CICs was also signed between the National Innovation Council and the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research

Greenpeace asks Airtel to switch off diesel

By : CIOL Bureau

Greenpeace activists gather outside the Airtel headquarters in Gurgaon to deliver the message

Canadian Solar to build 600 MW solar cell plant in China

By : CIOL Bureau

The company said it would build the factory with state-owned enterprise Suzhou New District Economic Development Group Corp and Suzhou Science and Technology City Development Co Ltd

Yahoo! reveals top travel-related searches

By : CIOL Bureau

Based on search query and ranking frequency compiled by Yahoo!, Singapore, Thailand, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Japan emerged as the top five summer travel destinations for APAC users

Acer to cut 300 jobs in Europe

By : CIOL Bureau

The company also said that it will take a $150 million charge to write down excessive inventory and cover potential accounts receivable problems in Europe

Google launches tools for Indian SMBs

By : CIOL Bureau

Google India introduced Google Global Market Finder and Google Ads for Global advertisers, a free online tool for Indian advertisers to find new markets overseas

Maran should resign, say BJP, Jayalalithaa

By : CIOL Bureau

The demand is based on the allegation that his official decisions as telecommunications minister had indirectly benefited his brother’s company

HP unveils suite for Instant-On Enterprise

By : CIOL Bureau

Claims it enables CIOs to deliver an Instant-On Enterprise that embeds technology in everything it does to serve customers, employees, partners and citizens with everything they need instantly

Firefox 4 becomes leading Firefox version

By : CIOL Bureau

StatCounter Global Stats reports that following its launch on March 22nd Firefox 4 has overtaken Microsoft’s Internet Explorer 9.0, which is on 4.6 percent globally

North Korea hacker threat increases

By : CIOL Bureau

The South has accused the North of being responsible for a number of computer hacking incidents this year

Acer to launch ultrabook PC model

By : CIOL Bureau

Ultrabooks, a new category of notebook launched by top chipmaker Intel Corp, will be lightweight but still pack high-performance processors

Could a cyber war turn into a real one for U.S.?

By : CIOL Bureau

Washington would respond to hostile acts in cyberspace says White House

Software body ESC gets new chairman

By : CIOL Bureau

Radhakrishnan is a former president of the Bengal Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Airtel in pact with Huawei for Africa mobile n/w

By : CIOL Bureau

The deal focuses to modernise and expand its second-and-third-generation mobile networks in Africa

Alcatel-Lucent ties up with Percept Knorigin

By : CIOL Bureau

PK will use Alcatel-Lucent’s Digital Media Store to enhance its web and mobile entertainment service, offered to consumers through partnerships with telecom service providers such as BSNL, MTNL and Airtel

Reliance Infratel CEO SP Shukla resigns

By : CIOL Bureau

Though Shukla did not tell anything about his future plans, it is being rumoured that he may join Aircel or Huawei

Promise, drama in Yahoo’s Asian assets

By : CIOL Bureau

CEO Bartz had a tough time dealing with some of her Asian partners, particularly Alibaba Group founder Jack Ma

Green energy to slash power use of computers

By : CIOL Bureau

University of Washington researchers have created a system, called EnerJ, that reduces energy consumption in simulations by up to 50 per cent, and potentially by as much as 90 per cent.

Software piracy causes Indian Govt $866 mn loss

By : CIOL Bureau

Businesses use software on a large scale but they evade paying tax when they are not buying licensed software, causing huge loss to the state exchequer says IDC whitepaper