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ZTE launches world’s first 5G-ready smartphone at MWC’17

By : CIOL Writers

Chinese telecom company ZTE unveiled what it said is the world’s first smartphone compatible with the lightening-fast 5G mobile Internet service called the ‘Gigabit phone’ at MWC on Sunday. According to the company, the smartphone is capable of download speeds reaching up

AirWire Technologies partners Reliance Jio to bring connected car apps & services to India

By : CIOL Writers

AirWire Technologies has partnered Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd to provide AirWire’s Connected Car IoT Device incorporating AirWire’s patented antenna technology to Indian users. The AirWire Connected Car Device operates in Jio’s pan-India advanced 4G/LTE Network enabling Connect Car apps and

HPE to work with Tata Communications to build IoT network in India

SPAIN: At Mobile World Congress 2017, Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) announced it is working with Tata Communications to support the roll-out of India’s first LoRaWAN(LoRa) based network. LoRa network is a part of Tata Communications’ long-term strategy of creating mobile

MWC 2017: Samsung unveils 5G router for homes

By : CIOL Writers

The glorious Mobile World Congress 2017 is here, an event full of delight for the tech lovers. Taking the centre stage, Samsung, on Sunday unveiled Galaxy Book and the Galaxy Tab S3, along with an update for its Gear VR. Apparently,

Google Assistant comes to Android Marshmallow and Nougat

By : CIOL Writers

At the MWC’17, Google finally announced that it is bringing the Google Assistant to smartphones running Android Marshmallow and Nougat. Google said Google Assistant will begin rolling out this week to users in the U.S., followed by English speakers in Australia, Canada and

Google researchers break into widely used SHA-1 encryption

By : CIOL Writers

One of the most common cryptography – SHA-1 – that has been in use since 1995 for colossal amount data like software source code, emails, PDFs, website certificates, etc, is now completely unsafe. Google security researchers made major waves in

Airtel Payments Bank to cross-sell insurance, MF products

By : CIOL Writers

Airtel Payments Bank is planning to cross-sell financial products like insurance and third party loans through its banking points over the next one year to boost its revenue from other income categories. Because payments banks can not lend; it is

India, China and Mexico rising in network maturity

Over the next two years, 45 per cent of organisations expect to achieve digital-ready network capabilities.

Data and Banks: What works -Dams or Bottles?

Pratima H INDIA: What will happen to Fast-and-Furious sequels? Where would that hard-earned driving license go?

Amazon’s smart assistant Alexa now has 10,000 skills

By : CIOL Writers

Growing by leaps and bounds, Amazon Alexa now has 10,000 “skills”. Since hitting the market in

Viber launches ‘instant shopping’ feature to search products within the app

By : CIOL Writers

Joining the bandwagon of messaging platforms offering shopping features, Viber is the latest to adopt the

Google to soon bring web version of Allo

By : CIOL Writers

Though Google’s messaging app created a lot of buzz but it somehow failed to take-off as

Freedom 251’s Mohit Goel detained over fraud allegations

By : CIOL Writers

Mohit Goel, the Director of Noida-based company Ringing Bells that launched Freedom 251 smartphone for a

Google and Jigsaw launch Perspective, to rate your toxic comments

By : CIOL Writers

Hate speech, swearing, harassment is all too common for any platform that has a ‘comments’ sections.

Apple: iOS 10.2.1 reduced unexpected shutdown issues by 80pc

By : CIOL Writers

Those who own an iPhone 6, 6s, 6 Plus, and 6s Plus, and are experiencing sudden

Alphabet’s Waymo sues Uber and Otto for patent infringement

By : CIOL Writers

It’s the season of legal suits. The latest one to make headlines is the patent infringement

Riverbed launches new application-defined SD-WAN solution for cloud-era

Riverbed Technology launched Riverbed SteelConnect, an SD-WAN (software-defined wide area network) solution that offers a radically

Airbnb to buy social payments startup Tilt

By : CIOL Writers

In a bid to become one-stop destination for all the travel related services, Airbnb is acquiring

MobiKwik to invest Rs 300cr to increase user base

By : CIOL Writers

Mobile wallet company MobiKwik is aiming for 150 million users by the year end from its

Stayzilla halts operations, will come back with ‘different business model’

By : CIOL Writers

Online marketplace providing homestays, Stayzilla has suspended its operations and will reboot “with a different business