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Airtel acquires a stake in fintech startup Seynse

By : CIOL Writers

Telecom major Bharti Airtel has acquired a “strategic equity stake” in Fintech startup Seynse Technologies Pvt. Ltd for an undisclosed amount. The deal was facilitated through Airtel’s subsidiary Bharti Airtel Services, the company said in a statement on Wednesday. Launched

Will iPhone 8 come with wireless charging tech?

By : Riddhi Sharma

Apple is definitley on an innovation spree, first the missing earphone jack and then the Macbook Pro with wireless charging. The latest news doing the rounds is iPhone 8 with wireless charging capabilities. As per the latest reports from to Nikkei, Apple

Apple’s developer preview offers emojis like Face Palm or Shrug

By : Riddhi Sharma

So, in the latest Apple’s developer preview of iOS 10.2 we have been told that fresh emojis have been added. First look at them would tell you how relatable they are and perhaps way better than the other emojis we

Samsung says ‘No’ to Galaxy Note 7 sales worldwide

By : CIOL Writers

Seems like its end of the road for Note 7. In a bid to do some damage control to its shattering reputation and market image, Samsung is asking its sales partners to stop offering the Galaxy Note 7, following reports

EC partners Facebook to encourage voters to register for upcoming elections

By : CIOL Writers

Indian government and the administration have never been this tech savvy. Making all the right moves to tap the potential of increasing digitization in the country, the Election Commission of India has partnered with Facebook to encourage the youth to

Yahoo breached by cyber-criminals and not ‘state-sponsored actors’

By : CIOL Writers

Yahoo has had its share of criticism for negligence on its part over massive data breach in 2014 that has left over 500 million user accounts vulnerable. But it’s far from over for the turbulent ship. The company is now

Amazon India shoots past Flipkart as the most downloaded mobile app

By : CIOL Writers

Amazon in India has surpassed Flipkart as the most downloaded mobile app on Google and Apple app stores during the first quarter of the current calendar year, data from leading app data tracker App Annie shows. Another web and app

Global internet speeds increase on the back of IPv6 adoption

By : CIOL Writers

South Korea continues to be the country with fastest internet speeds in the world, but average global speeds have seen an uptick from late last year, jumping to 6.3 Mbps, according to content delivery network Akamai. The increase has come

Microsoft-LinkedIn: Peeling off the headlines

By : Pratima Harigunani

USA: So yes it’s out. And about. The biggest acquisition in its history, a war-chest of

Amazon’s pledge to invest $3 bn more in India

By : CIOL Writers

The negative sentiment surrounding the Indian e-commerce sector because of fund crunch, sluggish discount season, employee

Nokia might cut down 15,000 jobs globally

By : CIOL Writers

In a recent development, Nokia is likely to cut 10,000 to 15,000 jobs globally as part

Kolkata leads mobile transactions in India

By : Riddhi Sharma

With 75% online shoppers open to mobile transactions Kolkata has emerged as the leading city for

Looking for a Job? Clean up Social profile

By : Riddhi Sharma

Yes, it is true, if you are looking for a job, then just a resume might

Social Media Round up

By : CIOL Writers

FACEBOOK TO HAVE DISAPPEARING MESSAGES Following in the footsteps of Snapchat, Telegram andWeChat, Facebook may soon

The Future of Apps is Apps

By : CIOL Writers

According to the Yahoo’s Flurry analytics, 90 percent of consumers’ mobile time is spent in apps,

Accidental Innovation: a battery that lasts forever

By : CIOL Writers

When innovations go public, we often think about the years, energy, and efforts that went into

Say No to Luggage Woes with Delta Airlines RFID technology

By : CIOL Writers

I am a frequent flyer but thankfully have never experienced the frustration of losing my luggage

Goodfellow: Genius behind PIN Technology

By : CIOL Writers

Marking fifty years of his revolutionary invention, James Goodfellow, the man behind personal identification number (PIN)

imDown: Redefining video storytelling for Gen X

By : CIOL Writers

This is mobile-first world. Be it company or the content, it has to have mobility factor

Whither Youth: Social media Obsession

By : CIOL Writers

I remember reading a news article last year that said that selfies kill more people across