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7 Digital Disruptions Your Organization Should Know Of

7 Digital Disruptions Your Organization Should Know Of

October 22, 2018 at 9:07 am 0 comments

One of the rare traits of successful companies are that they are able to visualize the future. These organizations could well see what is coming and get themselves prepared for the industry disruptions. Research firm Gartner has revealed seven digital disruptions that organizations at present may not be prepared for.Read More

Oppo Opens R&D Center In India, Its Seventh In The World

Oppo Opens R&D Center In India, Its Seventh In The World

October 1, 2018 at 1:27 pm 0 comments

Chinese smartphone maker Oppo has now opened a research and development (R&D) center in India. The center, opened in Hyderabad, is the company’s seventh such center across the globe. The other six centers are located in Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Dongguan, Japan (Yokohama) and US (Silicon Valley). “With the Make For IndiaRead More

Govt Sets Up Data Analytics Center To Offer Better Governance

Govt Sets Up Data Analytics Center To Offer Better Governance

September 28, 2018 at 8:50 am 0 comments

India established a Center of Excellence for data analytics that will help the government in offering better services to its citizens by analyzing the huge amount of data generated during the governance process. The data analytics center is jointly developed by National Informatics Center or NIC and National Informatics Center ServicesRead More

New Telecom Policy 2018 Gets Cabinet Nod

New Telecom Policy 2018 Gets Cabinet Nod

September 26, 2018 at 5:23 pm 0 comments

The Union Cabinet has given its approval to the new telecom policy. The policy, named National Digital Communications Policy 2018 or NDCP 2018 was released in May this year and was in a draft form. The telecom minister Manoj Sinha Wednesday announced that it has got the cabinet nod.  The policy,Read More

Jio Partners With Star India To Bring Cricket On JioTV

Jio Partners With Star India To Bring Cricket On JioTV

September 21, 2018 at 6:22 pm 0 comments

Reliance Jio Friday announced a partnership with country’s leading broadcaster Star India. Under this partnership Jio will bring all televised India-cricket matches available to users of JioTV and Hotstar in India. The parent company, Reliance Industries, has signed a five-year contract with the broadcaster in this regard. Users of JioTV willRead More

Now, You Can Use WhatsApp On JioPhone

Now, You Can Use WhatsApp On JioPhone

September 11, 2018 at 12:08 pm 0 comments

Reliance Jio has announced that users of JioPhone can now use the world’s most popular messaging app WhatsApp on JioPhone starting today. WhatsApp will be available on both JioPhone and JioPhone 2. This was a much needed relief for millions of JioPhone users across the country. The company had announcedRead More

COMIO Chief Marketing Officer Sumit Sehgal Quits

COMIO Chief Marketing Officer Sumit Sehgal Quits

September 4, 2018 at 12:56 pm 0 comments

The Chief Marketing Officer of smartphone brand Comio Sumit Sehgal has quit the company. While executives at firms come and go, Sumit’s exit from Comio before the start of festive season is little unfortunate. Comio executives have confirmed this development. Sumit had joined the Chinese smartphone brand exactly a yearRead More

Alibaba Cloud Inks Pact With AP Government

Alibaba Cloud Inks Pact With AP Government

September 4, 2018 at 9:52 am 0 comments

Alibaba Cloud, the cloud services arm of the Alibaba Group, has signed a deal with the Andhra Pradesh Economic Development Board (APEDB) to offer cloud computing solutions to the state government. This MoU was signed by J Krishna Kishore, Chief Executive Office, APEDB and Vivek Gupta, Director – Business Development,Read More

Vodafone Idea Merger Complete, Creates India’s Largest Operator

Vodafone Idea Merger Complete, Creates India’s Largest Operator

August 31, 2018 at 12:18 pm 0 comments

The over one and half year old merger process between Vodafone and Idea Cellular is finally completed. Both the companies made a joint statement on Friday, 31 August, 2018 as NCLT gives its nod for the Vodafone Idea merger. “Today, we have created India’s leading telecom operator. It is truly aRead More

Airtel Payments Bank Slashes Interest Rate To 4%

Airtel Payments Bank Slashes Interest Rate To 4%

August 29, 2018 at 12:21 pm 0 comments

Airtel Payments Bank, the first such bank by a telecom operator, and the first one in the country, has slashed the interest rate on its savings accounts to 4%. The rate will be applicable from 1 September. The existing rate is 5.5% per annum. This is the second time withinRead More