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Don’t fall in the phishing trap this income tax e filing season

By : CIOL Bureau

One needs to be vigilant about scams, especially during tax season. Tax fraud effects many individuals and organizations, especially as the end of the financial year approaches on June 30. Scammers are salivating at the prospect of making more money

Beware: Whatsapp Gold is not real!

By : CIOL Bureau

With Whatsapp being one of the most widely used mobile applications in the world, it has painted a target on itself as being a platform for cyber attackers to float malicious links through messages. With the nature of language malicious

India M&A Reached All-time High and Surpassed 2007 Annual Record

By : CIOL Bureau

The value of announced mergers & acquisitions (M&A) deals involving Indian companies reached US$129.4 billion in 2018, a 104.5% increase in value from last year, surpassing the annual record set in 2007 (US$67.4 billion). Number of announced deals also grew

Mozilla responds to new draft rules on intermediary liability in India

By : CIOL Bureau

Last week, the Indian government proposed sweeping changes to the legal protections for “intermediaries”, which affect every internet company today. Intermediary liability protections have been fundamental to the growth of the internet as an open and secure medium of communication

Beware: 20 Apps are sending your data to Facebook

By : CIOL Bureau

According to a recent report, there are 20 apps on the Android Play Store which are automatically sharing your data to Facebook without your consent. that raises privacy concerns. The study reveals the list of apps stealing and sharing data

Digital Transformation Trends for 2019: Srinivasan, Tata Communications

By : CIOL Bureau

This year, we had the benefit of leaning on the recent findings of our inaugural Cycle of Progress digital transformation benchmark study to inform my predictions. This global survey examines global business leaders’ hopes and fears about emerging technologies, and reveals which

Top Google Trends India: What was trending in 2018?

By : Ashok Pandey

The year 2018 is near to conclusion, and we all are ready to welcome the new year 2019 with lots of liveliness and dreams. It was a year of lots of different controversies and tech development, but here we are

Gartner Survey Reveals Two-Thirds of Organizations Intend to Deploy 5G by 2020

By : CIOL Bureau

Sixty-six percent of organizations have plans to deploy 5G by 2020, according to a new 5G use case and adoption survey* by Gartner, Inc. Organizations expect 5G networks to be mainly used for Internet of Things (IoT) communications and video, with operational efficiency being

Trend Micro Predicts More Sophisticated Attacks Will Dominate 2019

By : CIOL Bureau

Trend Micro Incorporated released its 2019 predictions report, warning that attackers will increase the effectiveness of proven attack methods by adding more sophisticated elements to take advantage of the changing technology landscape. The report, Mapping the Future: Dealing with Pervasive

Ericsson releases its 10 hot consumer trends for 2019

By : CIOL Bureau

Ericsson has released the eighth edition of its ConsumerLab trend report, 10 Hot Consumer Trends 2019, representing predictions of 34 million early technology adopters. The latest edition of the annual report evaluates consumer thoughts and predictions on near-future technology including

Citrix study: IT complexity is holding back digital transformation, restricting cloud adoption

By : CIOL Bureau

Citrix announces the release of research into “The State of IT Complexity in India” that revealed Indian businesses are struggling with complexity. Almost all Indian businesses (99%) have started their digital transformation journey, but only 34% have reached maturity. This

OnePlus partners with EE to be the first to release a commercial 5G smartphone

By : CIOL Bureau

OnePlus CEO Pete Lau announced today its next flagship will be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Mobile Platform at the Qualcomm Snapdragon Technology Summit 2018. OnePlus is scheduled to be among the first smartphone companies to power its new

Top Five 2019 Data Center Trends: Edge Will Drive Change

By : CIOL Bureau

The edge of the network continues to be the epicentre of innovation in the data center space as the calendar turns to 2019, with activity focusing on increased intelligence designed to simplify operations, enable remote management and service, and bridge

Cybersecurity threats can cost large organizations in India an average of US$10.3 million

By : CIOL Bureau

A Frost & Sullivan study commissioned by Microsoft reveals that a large-sized organization in India incurs an average of US$10.3 million of economic loss from cyberattacks whereas a mid-sized organization incurs an average of US$11K. Cybersecurity attacks have also resulted

Marriott Data Breach: Tips To Stay Protected

By : CIOL Bureau

By John Shier, senior security advisor, Sophos Marriott Data Breach that has affected more than 500 million people, The potential fallout from the Marriott’s Starwood data breach should be alarming to anyone who has stayed at a Starwood property in

Digital Disruption to add 1.4M new IT jobs in India by 2027

By : CIOL Bureau

To identify the best opportunities for IT professionals, Cisco, the worldwide technology leader, commissioned International Data Corporation (IDC) to conduct a study which found that India is likely to add over 1.4 million new IT jobs by 2027. This represents

Gartner Identifies Top 10 Strategic IoT Technologies and Trends

By : CIOL Bureau

Gartner, Inc. highlighted the top strategic Internet of Things (IoT) technology trends* that will drive digital business innovation from 2018 through 2023. “The IoT will continue to deliver new opportunities for digital business innovation for the next decade, many of

DIMENSION DATA LAUNCHES ANNUAL ‘TECH TRENDS’ FORECAST FOR 2019

By : CIOL Bureau

Dimension Data launched its Tech Trends 2019 Report developed by its team of technology experts. It identifies fundamental industry trends that will come to define the business technology landscape in 2019 across customer experience, cybersecurity, digital business, digital infrastructure, digital workplace, technology futures,

Diwali Gift Ideas: 50+ Gadgets to Choose

By : Ashok Pandey

Its Diwali, and you haven’t yet decided which gift to buy for your loved ones? This era is all about gadgets, and if you are looking for a perfect Deepawali gift, then this is the right place. we have evaluated

Deepawali Offer : Top 5 DSLRs

By : Ashok Pandey

Do you love capturing life moments? A DSLR would be the perfect fit. and as Deepawali is around the corner, all the major online and offline stores are offering discounts on the cameras. Depending on your budget, you can choose