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IT making panchayats transparent: Minister

By : CIOL Bureau

Union Panchayati Raj Minister V. Kishore Chandra Deo said that around 70,000 panchayats are making online voucher entries on PRIA Soft, an accounting software

IITian trio streamline transportation biz

By : CIOL Bureau

IRTEX – the Indian Road Transportation Exchange – has facilitated 10,000 transactions in over a year, involving industrial and fast-moving consumer goods

Half of US homes own Apple products

By : CIOL Bureau

The survey, collecting answers from 836 Americans, found that Apple buyers tend to be male, college-educated and younger

BlackBerry smartphone prices slashed in India

By : CIOL Bureau

RIM said it cut prices of four of its smartphone models, including the entry-level Curve 8520, which is its best-selling smartphone model in India

50 innovation clusters to help MSMEs: Pitroda

By : CIOL Bureau

The cluster initiative is aimed at facilitating creation of ecosystems that will enable generation of new products, services, processes and business models, spurring job creation and inclusive growth

Digital gaming mkt in Asia-Pacific to more than double

By : CIOL Bureau

With more and more casual players entering the market, gamer numbers will grow faster than retail sales, resulting in the erosion of average revenue per user, finds Ovum

Ciena ties-up with SafeNet

By : CIOL Bureau

Ciena’s carrier Ethernet and packet-optical platforms and SafeNet’s Ethernet Encryptor solutions are interoperable

NRN among Fortune’s ‘greatest entrepreneurs’

By : CIOL Bureau

‘The outsourcer’ Murthy has been ranked 10th in the list, which also includes Apple’s late chief Steve Jobs, Microsoft founder Bill Gates and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg

HP unveils app transformation suite

By : CIOL Bureau

Claims the new suite, Application Lifecycle Intelligence (ALI) 2.5, facilitates organizations to integrate mobile-based apps into traditional computing parlance

Geojit deploys Brocade’s switching infrastructure

By : CIOL Bureau

Geojit will deploy Brocade’s BigIron RX-8 Ethernet switch, which provides up to 384 non-blocking Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) or 128 10-GbE ports in a compact chassis with 1.92 Tbps of total switching capacity

Small cell market to hit 3 mn units in 2016

By : CIOL Bureau

The growth is being driven by urban area capacity upgrades, finds Infonetics Research

India businesses not keen about virtual server back-up

By : CIOL Bureau

India lost 1.7 days, shorter than the global average of 2.2 days, and $392,082 per year, seven per cent more than the global average of $366,363, as cost of the lost productivity in 2011, as per Acronis’ survey

Now, you can Temple Run on Android

By : CIOL Bureau

Currently, Imangi Studio is offering a free, ad-supported version of the popular mobile game

Get2Volume to incubate semiconductor start ups

By : CIOL Bureau

Under Technology Incubation Scheme (TIS), the Singapore National Research Foundation (NRF) will invest in Singapore based high tech start ups along with Get2Volume

Here’s your Earth Hour moment

By : CIOL Bureau

Join the campaign to spread awareness on global warming by switching off lights on March 31 from 8.30 pm to 9.30 pm

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By : CIOL Bureau

FEI is able to reduce printing and mailing costs by adopting Notice and Access procedures

Semicon equipment sales increase by 9 p.c.

By : CIOL Bureau

North America was the region which supported highest amount of spending ($9.26 billion) in equipment sales followed by Korea ($8.66 billion) and Taiwan (24 per cent)

Orissa bags award for best govt portal

By : CIOL Bureau

The portal helps streamline lengthy in-house processes and freed up administrative staff and budget control officers’ time by automating processing of allotment distribution

IGNOU starts admissions for 3 new online courses

By : CIOL Bureau

As per IGNOU, the courses offer a complete virtual learning environment covering all activities, from registration to certification

Cisco targets Indian cable operators

By : CIOL Bureau

Company launches two new set-top boxes – SD digital terminal adapter (DTA) and HD Zapper for multiservice operators in the Indian market