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Budget 2019 Will Promote Emerging Tech & Empower Startups: IAMAI

By : Ashok Pandey

The Internet & Mobile Association of India [IAMAI] has welcomed the announcements made in the interim budget by Shri Piyush Goyal today. Reacting to the budget, Dr. Subho Ray, President, IAMAI said “The announcement of National Artificial Intelligence portal is

Union Budget 2019: Post Budget Reactions from Indian Industry Leaders

By : Ashok Pandey

Finance Minister Piyush Goyal presented sixth and final budget 2019 of the Narendra Modi government’s before the polls. He highlighted the initiatives of the government and announced the farmer income support scheme of Rs 6,000 per year and many other

Key Highlights of Budget 2019

By : CIOL Bureau 1

Finance Minister Piyush Goyal presented sixth and final budget 2019 of the Narendra Modi government’s before the polls. He highlighted the initiatives of the government and announced the farmer income support scheme of Rs 6,000 per year. Apart from farmer,

Union Budget 2019: Pre-Budget Expectations from Indian Industry Leaders

By : CIOL Bureau

As we are near the Union Budget 2019’s date, which usually determines how most industries are likely to perform throughout the year. The Budget 2019 to be held on 1st Feb 2019. Different industries like healthcare, Tech, AI, Logistics, real

Artificial Intelligence Backed Recruitment Platform Vasitum Launches in India

By : CIOL Bureau

Vasitum, a Delhi-based HR technology startup, launches today. It is the sister entity of Maven Workforce, a decade old recruitment organization. Upgrading the HR industry to the modern technological advancements of the day, Vasitum offers artificial intelligence (AI) tools, equipping

37% of Organizations Impacted by Cryptomining over Past Year: Check Point’s Security Report

By : CIOL Bureau

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. has published the first instalment of its 2019 Security Report. The Report highlights the main tactics cyber-criminals are using to attack organizations worldwide across all industries, and gives cyber security professionals and C-Level executives the

Avast PC Trends Report 2019: Over half of PC applications are out-of-date, putting users at risk

By : CIOL Bureau

Avast revealed that more than half (55%) of PC applications installed worldwide are out-of-date, making PC users and their personal data vulnerable to security risks. Avast’s PC Trends Report 2019 found that users are making themselves vulnerable to hackers by

Strong hiring activity to continue as roles broaden to senior hires: Salary Benchmark 2019 report by Michael Page India

By : CIOL Bureau

Global professional recruitment consultancy Michael Page released its India Salary Benchmark 2019 report citing an increased demand for Indian senior executives equipped with business and stakeholder management experience. Nicolas Dumoulin, Managing Director at Michael Page India observes, “Movement among senior

Identity Devices Brings Greater Protection to Aadhaar Users’ Data

By : CIOL Bureau

Identity Devices Sweden AB (Identity Devices) announced an innovative new Biometric Privacy Platform for the Aadhaar ecosystem to enable greater data security, privacy, consent, and confidentiality. Biometric Privacy Platform (BPP) consists of authentication hardware and software for the Aadhaar ecosystem,

Google brings more transparency to the Indian Lok Sabha Election 2019

By : CIOL Bureau

Google announced that ahead of the Lok Sabha Election 2019, it is bringing more openness to election advertising online and enabling voters to get the election-related information they need. To bring more transparency to the online election ads, Google will

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