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Keysight Joins 6G Flagship Program to Advance Wireless Communications Research beyond 5G

By : CIOL Bureau

Keysight Technologies, Inc. announced that the company has joined the multi-party 6G Flagship Program – supported by the Academy of Finland and led by the University of Oulu, Finland – as a co-creator to advance wireless communications research beyond 5G.

5 platforms driving Aadhar enabled payment systems

By : CIOL Bureau

Suspension of cash deposit services by NPCI since March 2018 is causing problems on the ground. But the recent development showcasing that Aadhaar enabled Payment System (AePS) crossed the milestone of over 200 million transactions during July this year, is

27 apps that prompt you to install Fake Google Play Store: Quick Heal Security Lab

By : CIOL Bureau

Quick Heal Security Lab spotted 27 malicious apps of dropper category on official “Google Play Store”. These apps have been removed from Play Store after Quick Heal Security Lab reported it to Google last week. These apps continuously show installation

Digital Mall Of Asia is set to fix the biggest problem of fake products in e-commerce worldwide

By : CIOL Bureau

The Indian E-commerce market has been witnessing an impressive growth and increasing acceptance from millennial shoppers across the country. However, these platforms have lately attracted a lot of public criticism from both online shoppers and offline vendors. Shoppers are significantly

Paytm named CFO, Madhur Deora as President

By : CIOL Bureau

Paytm has promoted its CFO and senior vice-president Madhur Deora as president, who joined the digital payments company in 2016. Prior to Paytm, Madhur served as Managing Director in Citigroup’s investment banking business. Now with the new role, he will

Airtel appoints Rajesh Tapadia as CEO of Nxtra Data

By : CIOL Bureau

Bharti Airtel (“Airtel”) said that it has appointed Rajesh Tapadia as Chief Executive Officer of its data centre and cloud business – Nxtra Data. Airtel is the largest player in India’s B2B connectivity space with over 3000 global/large enterprises and

Barracuda intel exposes how cybercriminals are using email account takeover to launch lateral phishing attacks

By : CIOL Bureau

Barracuda released a new report with key findings about the evolving email threat environment. The latest report, titled Spear Phishing: Top Threats and Trends Vol. 2 – Email Account Takeover: Defending Against Lateral Phishing, reveals new details about these growing

Keysight Provides 5G Network Emulation Solutions to TCL Communication

By : CIOL Bureau

Keysight Technologies, Inc. announced that TCL Communication Technology Holdings Limited has selected the company’s 5G network emulation solutions to validate its 5G new radio (NR) designs. TCL Communication, with a multi-brand portfolio that includes TCL, Alcatel and BlackBerry branded products,

Cyber Adversaries Up the Ante on Evasion and Anti-analysis to Avoid Detection

By : CIOL Bureau

Fortinet announced the findings of its latest quarterly Global Threat Landscape Report. • The research reveals that cybercriminals continue to look for new attack opportunities throughout the digital attack surface and are leveraging evasion as well as anti-analysis techniques as

Microsoft harnesses the power of SMS Organizer to make train journeys easier

By : CIOL Bureau

Microsoft SMS Organizer will now make travelling by train more convenient. SMS Organizer app can be used to track the live status of an Indian Railways train anytime, anywhere even with intermittent connectivity. Features on SMS Organizer that will make

ShareChat raises $100mn in Series D Funding

By : CIOL Bureau

ShareChat announced today that it has raised a new round of funding of $100mn in its Series D. To date, ShareChat has raised a total of $224 million. Existing investors participating in this round include Shunwei Capital, Lightspeed Venture Partners,

Scammers Using Fake TikTok Profiles to Trick Unsuspecting TikTok Users to Sign Up For Adult Dating Websites

By : CIOL Bureau

TikTok has quickly gained 88.6 million new Indian users in the first quarter of 2019 alone. As with any new and popular platform that launches in the market, scammers would always try their luck to manipulate it for personal gains

Cambium Networks Announces the Purchase of Xirrus Wi-Fi Networks from Riverbed Technology

By : CIOL Bureau

Cambium Networks announced the acquisition of Xirrus Wi-Fi products and cloud services from Riverbed Technology, Inc. The Xirrus portfolio of high performance enterprise Wi-Fi access points and subscription services, including XMS Cloud Management, Easy Pass Access, Application Control, Xirrus Positioning

CoreView Acquires Crysagi Systems to add power of AI/ML to its Data Engineering Muscle

By : CIOL Bureau

CoreView acquires Crysagi Systems, with this acquisition, CoreView has strengthened its offerings to provide Data Engineering solutions to its customers. CoreView is now a complete data solution provider with strong capabilities in data management, data processing, data analytics, artificial intelligence

Lenovo leads the Tablet market in India in 2Q 2019: CMR

By : CIOL Bureau

According to CMR’s Tablet PC Market Report Review for 2Q CY2019 released today, Lenovo led India’s Tablet PC Market, even as the tablets market witnessed a 20% decline during 2Q CY2019 compared to same time period, a year ago. Commenting

Mindtree Celebrates 20 Years of Continuous Innovation and Client Service

By : CIOL Bureau

Mindtree this week celebrates 20 years of providing agile and collaborative technology consulting and services for enterprises looking to improve business operations and embrace digital transformation. From its humble beginnings on August 18, 1999, the company has steadily grown into

Barracuda acquires bot mitigation technology from InfiSecure to expand advanced bot protection capabilities

By : CIOL Bureau

Barracuda announced the acquisition of advanced bot detection technology from InfiSecure Technologies. InfiSecure specializes in low-latency detection and mitigation of advanced bots, and adds advanced capabilities to Barracuda’s recently announced Advanced Bot Protection which will be available for both the

PayU innovates an advanced technology-based merchant service platform

By : CIOL Bureau

PayU introduces a unique merchant service platform, PayU Assist, to provide automated customer service experience to its ever-growing merchant base. Backed by advanced technology based on machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI), the PayU Assist empowers merchants with an effective

IBM and Tata Communications Join Hedera Governing Council

By : CIOL Bureau

Hedera Hashgraph has announced that IBM and Tata Communications have joined the Hedera Governing Council. The Council, which will comprise up to 39 multinational entities from a diverse array of industries, was designed to ensure decentralized and responsible governance for

DocsApp appoints ex-OLA Head Ashish Bajaj as Head of Marketing

By : CIOL Bureau

DocsApp has appointed Ashish Bajaj as its Head of Marketing, who previously was the Head of Media and Brand Alliance for Ola, comes with a strong marketing background and a diversified portfolio across verticals such as IT, advertising and consumer-tech.