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IoT in Factories-Honeywell and Intel arms join hands

SAN ANTONIO, USA: Honeywell Process Solutions (HPS) and Intel Security are planning to collaborate to help

Lenovo launches compute stick upgradable to Windows 10

BEIJING: Lenovo announced a pocket-sized plug and play compute stick that can transform any HDMI compatible TV or monitor into a fully functioning Windows-based PC. The ideacentre Stick 300 does not look like a traditional computer, but it performs like

Lenovo’s LTE suported K3 Note now in India at Rs. 9,999

NEW DELHI, INDIA:  Lenovo has rolled out its much-awaited smartphone, the Lenovo K3 Note in India. The device claims to have smooth performance, a brilliant display and true color cameras.  Available at Rs 9,999, the device flaunts 5.5 inch full

Escorts to get a tech twist

MUMBAI, INDIA: Escorts, one of India’s leading engineering conglomerates wanted to modernize its technology landscape to meet the corporate’s vision of digitally transforming its businesses with innovative products, improvised customer experience, and growth. For this, it has signed on a

Spice Mobiles rolls out new ‘X Life’ series of smartphones targeting small towns

JAIPUR, INDIA : Spice Mobiles has launched its new X Life series of smartphones, targeted at first time smartphone buyers in Tier II and Tier III cities. Under X Life series, the company has launched four smartphones – XLife 404

Microsoft Office apps to come preloaded in Android phones soon

BANGALORE, INDIA: Android users will now be able to download Word, Excel and PowerPoint on phones also. Microsoft previously released Office apps for Android tablets and also released the preview for Android phones preview to test and incorporate user feedback. Microsoft has

Govt. of India creates guildelines for M2M communications

NEW DELHI, INDIA: The Government of India under the initiative of Department of Telecommunication(DoT) and TEC has created the guidelines of M2M Communications. In the conference held in Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi, Telecommunication Engineering Centre with contribution from Smart24x7, introduced

SpiceJet brings app to make booking easy while on the go

GURGAON, INDIA: SpiceJet, has unveiled its all-new SpiceJet mobile application. Aimed to make it convenient for the customers on-the-go who will find it more convenient to make and manage bookings, check flight status, and receive exclusive offers on their mobile

Simplilearn acquires Silicon based Market Motive for $10bn

BANGALORE, INDIA: Simplilearn has announced a $10 million deal to acquire Market Motive, a Silicon Valley-based digital marketing training company that counts Google’s Digital Marketing Evangelist, Avinash Kaushik as a co-founder. The merged company is turning its attention to an

IBM and Box team up to create targeted solutions for industries

USA: IBM and Box announced a global partnership to integrate their existing products and services and develop new, innovative solutions targeted across industries and professions. This strategic alliance brings together Box’s cloud content collaboration platform with IBM Analytics and Social

StoreKing’s plan to help more small-town people to shop online

BANGALORE, INDIA: Bangalore based startup, StoreKing, an e-commerce platform provider that enables rural customers to shop online has revealed its plan to expand the services to 100,000 stores in the next 12 months. StoreKing leverages the use of modern low

Here’s all you wanted to know about digital locker

MUMBAI, INDIA: Exactly a week from today, the Government of India, will unveil one of its most ambitious and largest digitized public service till date—the digital locker. Digital lockers or digilockers are they are more popularly known, are secure online

iKaaz’s mPOS device allows buyers to tap and pay from mobile phones at stores

BANGALORE, INDIA: To simplify the mobile payment process for customers, through their smart phone, mobile payments company, iKaaz brings a Tap and Pay terminal named as “MOWA Wave” for merchants. This stand-alone terminal enables merchants to accept payments without the need

When WAN turns peachy at Cosmos Bank

PUNE, INDIA: For a bank that started its journey was way back as in 1906, Cosmos Co-operative Bank Ltd. or like it says, the second oldest and second largest bank, is bound to run into unique challenges while sprinting on

IoT has several apps in industrial, commercial and consumer space: AppDynamics

By : Pradeep Chakraborty

BANGALORE, INDIA: With businesses relying more and more on technology, IoT adoption in business is undergoing changes. Here, Krishnakumar Gangaatharan, solution architect – Global Service Providers, AppDynamics, talks to CIOL about these changes, and more. Excerpts: CIOL: With businesses relying

How digital is changing our retail therapy?

MUMBAI, INDIA: According to a new survey by Deloitte India, Digital influence will drive in-store retail sales. The study titled Navigating the New Digital Divide2015 – Key Imperatives for Indian Retailers, found that digital influences Rs 60,000 crore of in-store

Regret sending a mail? Gmail gives you ‘Undo Send’ feature now

BANGALORE, INDIA: Tell me how many times you regretted sending a mail and so wished for an ‘undo’ button in your mailbox? I am sure you have felt the same a couple of times, especially when you have written an

FB rids 2M PCs of malware

MUMBAI, INDIA: In the last three months, Facebook has rid more than 2 million PCs of its users worldwide, which were infected with malware. The social networking major installed a new security tool from Kaspersky Lab to help detect and remove

Attune Technologies enter the African healthcare market

BANGALORE, INDIA: Attune Technologies has expanded its footprint to African market. The company has entered into an agreement with NSK Hospitals Limited, part of NSK OIL & GAS LTD in Tanzania to provide healthcare IT product. Attune’s cloud based product

Vodafone has invested Rs.300cr in Karnataka circle for network and distribution

BANGALORE, INDIA: Vodafone India, has invested over INR 300 crores on ramping up network and distribution in Karnataka circle over the past twelve months (April 2014-Mar 2015). Vodafone as part of an endeavour to be ‘Future Ready’ through closer engagement