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Quick Heal Technologies detects more than 180 million Windows threats

By : CIOL Bureau

That the global threat landscape is growing and evolving at a rapid pace is no secret. Rapid digitisation, in the absence of appropriate cybersecurity measures, has also made users and businesses across India more vulnerable to emerging threats. It is

Applications for Women Entrepreneur Quest 2018 are open

BANGALORE, INDIA: AnitaB.org India, the non-profit organization focused on the advancement of women in technology has announced the 8th edition of the Women Entrepreneur Quest (WEQ) 2018 this week. The Top 10 winners of WEQ 2018 will each receive an

ISRO opens technology incubation centre in Agartala

BANGALORE, INDIA: India Electronics and Semiconductor Association (IESA) hosted the 1st edition of Spacetronics 2018 in Bangalore to facilitate discussion on Space technology and policies. Anil Kumar Muniswamy, Chairman, IESA said, “With huge market opportunity related to the space technology segment, the Indian

Samsung Opera House at Bangalore will let users play and explore more with its products

BANGALORE, INDIA: Samsung aims to create a better technology product for tomorrow based on a deep understanding of what people need and want and hence focusing a lot on local innovation requirements. A recent survey in the city commissioned by Samsung,

Botnet activity in H1 2018: Multifunctional bots becoming more widespread

By : CIOL Bureau

Kaspersky Lab researchers have published a report on botnet activity in the first half of 2018, analyzing more than 150 malware families and their modifications circulating through 600,000 botnets around the world. One of the most remarkable things uncovered by

Most in-demand Programming Languages for Indian Developers

By : Ashok Pandey

By Ramathreya Krishnamurthi, Business Head, TechGig Interconnected computer networks, voice-enabled access controls, intuitive user interfaces, etc. are some of the areas where technology is helping businesses become more efficient. Programming is at the core of these technological innovations and improvements

ITC Infotech Enhances Integrated Cloud Offering

By : CIOL Bureau

ITC Infotech has enhanced its integrated Cloud offerings to deliver modernization and transformation services to clients across markets. The enhanced offering leverages ITC Infotech’s deep industry knowledge and expertise across best-in-class market-leading Cloud platforms and technologies. ITC Infotech’s integrated Cloud

BenQ introduces its flagship 4K HDR home cinema projector – X12000H

By : CIOL Bureau

BenQ introduced the ultimate digital home cinema projector X12000H, a successor of its flagship X12000 projector. Designed to enjoy theatre-like image quality, the new X12000H delivers ultra-impressive images through the exclusive CimenaticColor technology, which utilizes optimal colors to achieve super

ASUS Introduces All-New ZenBook 13, 14 and 15

By : CIOL Bureau

ASUS debuted an all-new ZenBook series, with the launch of ZenBook 13 (UX333), ZenBook 14 (UX433) and ZenBook 15 (UX533). This fully redesigned series of premium thin and light laptops introduces the stunning new frameless NanoEdge display, which features ultraslim bezels

Acer Boosts Predator and Nitro Gaming Portfolio

By : CIOL Bureau

Acer today unveiled a host of new products in its expanding Predator and Nitro gaming portfolio with the launch of four new gaming monitors that bring games to life, a next-level gaming chair and a complete set of gaming gadgets.

Acer Introduces Refreshes across its Aspire Notebook and All-In-One PC Portfolio

By : CIOL Bureau

Acer announced an elegant refresh of its Aspire Z 24 all-in-one PC and brand-new additions to the Aspire 7, Aspire 5, and Aspire 3 notebooks series. All powered by Windows 10, the Aspire series PCs cater to the needs of

LALA World launches blockchain-based payments app across multiple geographies in India and UAE

By : CIOL Bureau

LALA World has launched its iOS App in India and UAE. The company has built a global digital decentralized financial ecosystem powered by AI and Blockchain. Through this app, users in these two countries can carry out a wide range of utility

Rapoo VPRO V600S Wireless Gamepad Launched in India

By : CIOL Bureau

RAPOO has introduced the VPRO V600S Wireless Gamepad in India. The Rapoo VPRO V600S is an elegant wireless gamepad with a dual touch ergonomic design and a classic button layout. The smooth surface and the matte texture of the V600S gives it

VMware Announces Intent to Acquire CloudHealth Technologies

By : Ashok Pandey

At VMworld 2018, VMware, Inc. announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire CloudHealth Technologies. With over 3,000 global customers, CloudHealth Technologies delivers a cloud operations platform across AWS, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud. The platform enables customers

AWS and VMware Announce Amazon Relational Database Service on VMware

By : CIOL Bureau

At VMworld 2018, Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company and VMware announced Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS) on VMware. Amazon RDS on VMware is a service that will make it easy for customers to set up, operate,

Simplilearn Ropes in Digital Transformation Expert Jaspreet Bindra As Advisor

BANGALORE, INDIA: EdTech company, Simplilearn has roped in industry veteran and the Digital Advisor to the Mahindra Group and International Data Corporation (IDC) Jaspreet Bindra as an advisor for its Digital Transformation Academy. Jaspreet will play a key role as faculty advisor, to build

ICO: A New Way Of Fundraising For Indian Startups

Sandeep Phogat Historically, IPOs or VC funding has financed startups for projects and ventures. Later, the concept of crowdfunding was made popular by platforms such as Kickstarter. In 2013, Ethereum, a cryptocurrency and decentralized app platform brought ICOs into the

Microsoft Offers Free Courses to build awareness around Data Privacy and Cloud

By : CIOL Bureau

As part of Microsoft India’s continued efforts in building awareness around cloud technologies, data privacy and security subject areas, the company announced the availability of online courses on cloud computing, with a focus on data protection regulations, security and compliance.

Thales Data Threat Report 2018: 93% of Indian respondents plan on increasing IT security spending this year

By : CIOL Bureau

Thales announces the findings of it’s 2018 Thales Data Threat Report, India edition, issued in conjunction with analyst firm 451 Research. The report finds that a striking 93% of Indian respondents plan on increasing IT security spending this year, the

Highlights From 19th Annual SNUG Conference, Bangalore

BANGALORE, INDIA: Synopsys hosted its 19th annual Synopsys Users Group (SNUG) conference earlier this month in Bengaluru, India.  SNUG India is part of a global Synopsys program that began in 1991 to provide users of Synopsys design tools, IP, and technology