A new home for all your pics: Google Photos

BANGALORE, INDIA: Google Photos—does not let you worry of losing your memorable photos and makes sharing much easier. “Today we’re introducing Google Photos—a new, standalone product that gives you a home for all your photos and videos, helps you organize

Apps that ensure you drive home safely!

Deeksha Girish and Varshini MV BANGALORE, INDIA: You can now rely on apps to make sure you reach your destination without any hindrance while driving. Evidently accidents are on a rise nowadays and one of the reasons being the usage

Integrate voice, video, text, email and mobility into biz apps

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Now, companies, partners, business analysts, and ISVs, can integrate voice, video, text, email and mobility seamlessly into business applications. New innovations in Avaya’s Engagement Environment will help accelerate the development of communications-enabled applications for enterprises. The portfolio

All you need to know about Google’s Android M

BANGALORE, INDIA: After all the Lollipop buzz that Google made last year, Google has unveiled its Android M at its I/O conference. The release of this Android version is expected by this year. Most importantly, Google has declared to bring

Pranksters have a field day with iPhones

By : Sanghamitra Kar

MUMBAI, INDIA: A new software glitch can cause iPhones to shut down when they receive a certain text message. Bloggers report that the problem occurs when the iPhone receives a message with a specific string of characters including Arabic characters.

SAP building a HANA monopoly?

By : Sonal Desai

SAP is betting big on it’s recently released SAP S/4HANA, short for SAP Business Suite 4 SAP HANA, and the company’s next-generation business suite, for growth. In a tete-a-tete with CIOL, Paul Martin Marriott, Senior Vice President, Database and Analytics,

SwiftKey brings adaptive keyboard for Hindi

BANGALORE, INDIA: SwiftKey Keyboard for Android brings adaptive new keyboard layouts for Hindi, Tamil, Gujarati, Marathi and Nepali languages. SwiftKey is the alternative touch keyboard app that gives you smart, fast typing on Android, iPhone and iPad for fast SMS, chat,

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Design your own products and solutions on the open IoT Platform

By : Preeti Gaur

NEW DELHI: In a move to contribute towards the growing IoT ecosystem, iYogi today launched the Digital Service Cloud Open IoT Platform, an enterprise grade platform on Microsoft Azure. Built on Microsoft Azure, the platform can scale to millions of

How Paaduks is changing the lives of cobblers in this eastern suburb of Mumbai?

By : Sonal Desai

MUMBAI, INDIA: The tiny tots in Thakar Bapa Colony, Kurla, an eastern suburb of Mumbai, would have blindly followed their dynasty. They would have grown old making unique shoes from old used tyres, little realizing they had a right to

Music streaming site Gaana gets hacked

NEW DELHI, INDIA: A hacker, ‘Mak Man’ from Pakistan hacked into the user database of popular music streaming website Times Internet run Gaana. ‘ Satyan Gajwani, the CEO of Times Internet confirmed the website’s database was hacked but claimed that

Server market sees strong growth in Q1 2015

BANGALORE, INDIA:  In the first quarter of 2015, worldwide server shipments grew 13 percent year over year, while revenue increased 17.9 percent from the first quarter of 2014, according to Gartner, Inc. “The first quarter of 2015 was a particularly

Tips to secure city video surveillance

BANGALORE, INDIA: Security examination of a working city video surveillance system by Kaspersky Lab has revealed that networks designed to help protect people from criminals and terrorists could be misused by a third party exploiting system configuration flaws. As part

Technology makes travellers happy

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Happy passengers are the ultimate goal of airlines and airports and new research from global IT provider SITA assures technology can play a role. SITA investigated the connection between a passenger’s use of technology and their emotions.

Funtuse brings a curated content platform for children

BANGALORE, INDIA: Funtuse has launched a  its subscription-based marketplace specifically developed to provide children with appropriate online content and as a platform for publishers to effectively monetize their catalogues. The Funtuse offers children 5 to 12 years of age an

Lenovo shows off second screen concept in Magic View smartwatch

BEIJING, CHINA: Lenovo at its Tech World event in China demonstrated several breakthrough product concepts that will change the way people interact with technology. Just a few days back, Lenovo CTO Peter Hortensius in a blog post mentioned that overcoming

Legal services are just a click away for fashion e-commerce players

BANGALORE, INDIA: Uptake in fashion e-commerce has presented an opportunity for Indian manufacturers who supply products to global fashion brands to set up their in-house fashion label. The majority of fashion designers are also in the process of setting up their

IP traffic to grow 4-fold by 2019, forecasts Cisco

BANGALORE, INDIA: Annual Internet Protocol (IP) traffic will quadruple between 2014 and 2019, according to the 10th annual Cisco Visual Networking Index (VNI) Forecast. Factors expected to drive traffic growth include increase in consumption of mobile data, proliferation in number

OPPO to align with NaMo’s ‘make in India’ programme

NEW DELHI,INDIA: OPPO, a  global technology brand with presence in North America, Europe and Asia is planning to setup its own-brand handsets manufacturing unit in India by August focusing on the domestic market. OPPO have sold around 400, 000 devices

Coolpad partners with Snapdeal to capture smartphone market in India

NEW DELHI: Coolpad Group Limited, a smartphone manufacturer and integrated wireless data solutions provider announced its exclusive partnership with India’s largest e-commerce marketplace Snapdeal. The company recently announced its entry into the Indian market, by roping in Varun Sharma as