Tech

Next-Generation Corning Gorilla Glass 6 with Improved Durability

By : CIOL Bureau

Corning Incorporated introduced its latest in glass technology, Corning Gorilla Glass 6. Built on a decade-long legacy of delivering the toughest cover glass available for consumer mobile devices, Gorilla Glass 6 is Corning’s most durable cover glass to date. “As

SonyLIV Continues to Boost Customer Lifetime Value and Revenues with CleverTap

By : CIOL Bureau

CleverTap announced that it is now used by 4 of the top 5 media apps across app stores in India, to drive data-driven user engagement strategies at scale, including the popular media brand SonyLIV.This latest development positions CleverTap as one

Why It Makes Sense For India To Bet Big On Electric Vehicles

Vasanth Kamath You might not have been to China, but you probably have heard and read about the air pollution problem out there. When we think of China, the image we get in our heads is of a person wearing

Honeywell and Agastya Bring Honeywell Science Experience to Government Schools in Southern India

By : CIOL Bureau

Agastya International Foundation (Agastya) and Honeywell India announced the expansion of Honeywell Science Experience – an experiential science education program for students and teachers of government schools in Hyderabad, Chennai, Madurai, and Mysore. As part of the program, Honeywell’s not-for-profit

IFFCO Launches a New “IFFCO iMandi App” Aimed at Rural Digital Revolution

By : CIOL Bureau

IFFCO, the world’s largest processed fertilizer cooperative has taken another revolutionary step to serve and connect the farmers digitally by launching a social e-commerce app and web portal, “IFFCO iMandi”. This is in line with the vision for a “Digital

LG Brings India’s First Smart TV with Artificial Intelligence

By : CIOL Bureau

LG Electronics India launched the range of Smart televisions in India featuring Artificial Intelligence (AI) ThinQ. Designed to bring a new level of convenience, enhanced connectivity and a more immersive TV viewing experiences, the new range includes various models under

Accenture Acquires Kogentix to Help Clients Run Legacy Analytics Applications on Open Source Technologies to Get Ahead of Data Surge

By : CIOL Bureau

Accenture has acquired Kogentix. Kogentix, headquartered in Schaumburg, Ill., will strengthen Accenture Applied Intelligence’s growing data engineering business, particularly in North America, as companies are increasingly looking to harness open source big data and advanced analytics technologies to identify revenue growth and

Kwench Global Technologies Revolutionizes Workplace by Facebook with PULSE Bot

By : CIOL Bureau

Kwench Global Technologies is enabling Workplace by Facebook, measure Realtime employee engagement and organization culture index by tracking and analyzing the different emotions of the employees through the PULSE bot. Kwench has developed and integrated the bot onto the Workplace platform

Citrix and Microsoft simplify branch office network deployments

By : CIOL Bureau

Citrix partners with Microsoft to provide Citrix SD-WAN solution as the on-ramp to Azure, for the new Azure Virtual WAN service, announced by Microsoft. The joint solution is designed for the WAN edge of Azure to help enhance user experience,

Coursera to offer transformative learning to Bank of Singapore employees

By : CIOL Bureau

Coursera announced its partnership with Bank of Singapore. This partnership will equip 2,000 Bank of Singapore employees with specialized skills, 500 of which are based in Dubai, Hong Kong and Manila. Bank of Singapore will adopt Coursera’s enterprise platform, Coursera for

Virtusa’s Kris Canekeratne selected as EY Entrepreneur of The Year 2018

By : CIOL Bureau

Virtusa Corporation announced that its Chairman & CEO, Kris Canekeratne, is a winner of the EY Entrepreneur of The Year 2018 Award in the New England region for the Business Process Outsourcing category. The awards program took place on June 28, 2018, at a

NASSCOM Hosts 6th Edition of Big Data And Analytics Summit

By : CIOL Bureau

As digital takes the centre-stage and big-data acts as the primary catalyst for AI development globally, the National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) today inaugurated the 6th edition of its Big Data and Analytics Summit in Bangalore. Themed

China Mobile, Intel and Huawei Complete 5G NR IODT

By : CIOL Bureau

China Mobile (CMCC), Intel and Huawei announced that the three parties completed 5G interoperability and development testing (IODT) in compliance with the latest 3GPP Release15 Standard. This was multi-vendor 5G NR IODT with full protocol, full channel, and full procedure

BharatMatrimony Launches Lite App In 8 Regional Languages

By : CIOL Bureau

In order to capitalise on the growing language users online and expand its reach, BharatMatrimony, India’s largest and most trusted online matrimony service, has launched a vernacular version of the mobile app in eight languages including Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam,

Critical Cybersecurity threats in India prompt CompTIA to launch new training collaborations

By : CIOL Bureau

With India’s cybersecurity market set to grow at an astounding rate of 19% every year from 2018 to 2023, global IT certifications leader, CompTIA has entered into commercial training partnerships with four of the most dominant entities in the IT

Maharashtra Ranks No. 1 in the Ransomware Attacks: eScan Report

By : CIOL Bureau

According to a threat report revealed by eScan, the state of Maharashtra has recorded the highest number of Ransomware attacks in the month of June 2018. Top 5 states in the list were Maharashtra 56% Delhi 13% Gujarat 12% Telangana

Public WiFi to enable 40 million new connected internet users and contribute USD20 billion to India’s GDP by 2019: Analysys Mason Report

By : CIOL Bureau

Public Wi-Fi can play a key role in driving ubiquitous connectivity and digital inclusion in India, as explored in an Analysys Mason study — ‘Accelerating connectivity through public WiFi: Early lessons from the railway WiFi project’, published today. Despite fast

Baidu Joins Forces with Softbank’s SB Drive, King Long to Bring Apollo-Powered Autonomous Buses to Japan

By : CIOL Bureau

Baidu, Inc., SB Drive, a subsidiary of Softbank dedicated to self-driving technology research, and King Long, a leading commercial vehicle manufacturer in China, today announced a strategic partnership to jointly develop and deploy a version of the Apolong self-driving mini

One year of GST: Experts confident on the long-term benefits of GST

By : CIOL Bureau

July heralds one year of the introduction of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime in the Indian economy. More than 1 crore businesses have registered under GST, subsuming over a dozen different indirect central and state taxes. The last

Coolpad signs MOU with China Mobile during the “5G Device Forerunner Initiative” at MWC

By : CIOL Bureau

Coolpad has signed MOU with China Mobile to be their leading 5G technology partner. The MOU was signed during the recently concluded World Mobile Conference Global Terminal Summit held in Shanghai on 28th June 2018. China Mobile is the world`s