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Engineering colleges put Job placement ahead of skill building, research

BANGALORE, INDIA: Engineering colleges in India focus more on job placement of the students instead of building their skills and research capabilities, reveals the IET-Feedback Consulting Annual Report. Around 40% of the engineering graduates end up with jobs in sales/

IAMAI launches Mobile10X to boost apps development

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Mobile Internet body IAMAI has launched an initiative that aims to scale up mobile app developer ecosystem from the current 50,000 to five lakh in five years. The initiative will train five lakh engineering students on Android

What makes Ankit Fadia the face of ‘Digital India’?

NEW DELHI, INDIA: The government finally gave a clarification that four Digital India Brand Ambassadors were nominated as part of the Digital India week (July 1-7, 2015) and yes, Ankit Fadia is one of them. The other persons nominated for

Insurers unsure of digital risks?

MUMBAI, INDIA: Most property and casualty (P&C) and life insurers underestimate the disruption coming from future

What led to India’s rise in the global competitiveness index?

MUMBAI, INDIA: India has ended five years of decline in global competitiveness index. It has escalated

What tech does to skills’-deposits in banking sector?

NEW DELHI, INDIA: The banking sector has seen increasing use of alternative channels, such as ATMs,

HP empowers IT with updated service broker products

BANGALORE, INDIA: HP today announced new versions of HP Propel and HP Service Anywhere designed to

Genpact to propel Boeing’s processes and ops

NEW YORK, USA: Aerospace and defense manufacturer The Boeing Company has chosen Genpact as its strategic

How Prosodie-Capgemini enhanced WebRTC for customers?

MUMBAI, INDIA: Prosodie-Capgemini, a France-based service provider and subsidiary of Capgemini specializing in customized call centers,

Teradata’s open source connect

MUMBAI, INDIA: Teradata has announced that it will share the ODBC/JDBC drivers for Presto; opening business

Xiaomi violated Chinese advertising law with superlatives

By : Sonal Desai

MUMBAI, INDIA: In a first of sorts, Chinese smart phone vendor Xiaomi is under investigation for

Women-led tech startups can win a trip to Silicon Valley

BANGALORE, INDIA: The Anita Borg Institute India announced the 5th edition of the Women Entrepreneur Quest

Google fires at Apple; launches new Nexus phones, tablet

MUMBAI, INDIA: In a bid to target loyal Apple customers, Google has launched new Nexus smart

Google launches Chromecast audio

MUMBAI, INDIA: Google has refreshed its original Chromecast, and has introduced Chromecast Audio. Chromecast is a

3D printers shipment to reach 490,000 in 2016

SINGAPORE: Worldwide shipments of 3D printers will reach 496,475 units in 2016, up 103 percent from

Juniper Networks intros Unite architecture

SUNNYVALE, US: Juniper Networks, the industry leader in network innovation, has  introduced Juniper Networks Unite, a

Dutch police arrest suspected CoinVault ransomware attackers

MUMBAI, INDIA: The Dutch police have arrested two men aged 18 and 22 years, suspected of

Britney Spears, DJ Armin, Brad Pitt and Cyber-threats! Say that again

INDIA: Yes, Electronic Dance Music (EDM) DJ Armin van Buuren replaces comedian and talk show host

Microsoft cloud now available via India datacenters

BANGALORE, INDIA: Microsoft today announced the availability of Microsoft Azure services via local datacenter regions in

Atos joins forces with Airbus Defence and Space

PARIS: Airbus Defence and Space, a reference player on the cyber security market in Europe, and