January 2018

As expected the IT sector saw a muted 3rd Quarter India’s Leading IT companies have report a muted financial performance for quarter 3. Analysts claim slowness in the banking and financial services (BFS) segment, has hampered the growth. The IT firms that underperformed in Q3 Wipro has been the worst mainly due to the bankruptcy of Carillion Plc. One of British government’s largest contractors.Wipro’s Net profit has dropped...

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Healthcare startups to look out for in 2018 Healthcare market in India is estimated to grow from $100 billion in 2016 to over $300 billion by 2022. The sector is creating huge opportunity for health”tech” companies thus Healthcare Start-ups are on a rise. Though these are still early days of Healthcare startups in India. There are many start-ups to look out for who cater on segments like...

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A global centre for Cyber security, all Thanks to WEF. In a bid to safeguard the world from hackers and growing data breaches — especially from nation-states — the World Economic Forum (WEF) on Wednesday announced a new Global Centre for Cybersecurity. Headquartered in Geneva, the centre will become operational from March. Hacker attacks and data breaches have become a serious threat. On Jan 25th 2018, The World...

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Indias Telocom sector is currently the worst for Employement. Would you believe it, just recently termed as the world no.1 in data consumption as per NITI Aayog. CEO, Amitabh Kant, Indias Telecom Sector is currently the worst sector for employment. The telecom sector has already witnessed a loss of around 40,000 jobs last year. And the trend is likely to continue for the next six-nine months. It...

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Karnataka govt to fund tech startups across the country Good news for Entrepreneurs planning their tech startups across the country. IT minister Priyank Kharge told ET that starting this year, the state government is set to start funding. Technology startups based across the country by calling them to register in Karnataka. Entrepreneurs can register their companies under the Karnataka Shops and Commercial Establishment Act, 1961. The minister for information...

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Instagram stories might soon get another platform to share It seems Facebook is coming up with a new feature. That will allow users to post their Instagram “Stories” directly as WhatsApp Status. As the concept of ‘Stories’ works, these posts that can including photos, videos and GIFs will disappear after 24 hours. The feature is currently being tested with a small number of users who can post their...

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. WhatsApp says Goodbye to some major OS. As informed by WhatsApp, 2017 ended with making it inaccessible to some major operating systems. These include Windows Phone 8.0 (and older) operating systems. And the legendary BlackBerry OS that powered the Blackberry Bold Smartphone. The BlackBerry 10 has got an extension to the deadline by two weeks. Though it was a good OS but it couldn’t compete to the rising...

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Apple’s Battery issue: Apologies flowing in from team Apple Apple has apologized to its customers for deliberately slowing the performance of older iPhone models without the user’s consent.This came after facing eight separate class-action lawsuits in the US.Ttwo others in Israel and many criticisms coming from world over claiming that Apple did not have consent to slow their devices. The company proclaimed to have intentionally slowed the performance  because,...

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Tacotron 2 :Google's new Voice Generated AI is here. Artificial intelligence has been the main focus for companies world over. One of the latest progress in this comes with Google's new voice generating AI (Tacotron 2). If you have used the Google translate service, you are familiar with Google's AI voice having both a male or female voice. The robotic voice was an achievement just like Apple's Siri...

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