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What Paytm Wants From the Union Budget 2017

January 31, 2017

  By Madhur Deora, Chief Financial Officer, Paytm The Union Budget 2017 is widely expected to encourage digital payments and universal access to financial services. It’s important for our country to create ...

What the IT Industry Wants from FM in Budget 2017

January 31, 2017

  By iValue InfoSolutions Ahead of the Union Budget to be announced on February 1 this year, industry expectations are building up. After having made some major announcements in form of GST and demonetization, ...

ecommerce

Here’s Why Indian eTailers Shall Not Reach USD 80 Bn By 2020

January 30, 2017

  By RedSeer Management Consulting The Indian etailers experienced a small hiccup in its growth story in CY’16. While in 2015, the industry grew at 180% to become a USD13 Bn. sector, it ...

Tech Startup’s Wishlist For Union Budget 2017-18

January 30, 2017

  By Aniketh Jain, CEO & Co-Founder, Solutions Infini Our wishlist for the Union Finance Minister for the Union Budget 2017-18. Here goes:   Indirect taxation Simplification of Taxation across the country is the biggest ...

Union Budget 2017-18: Travel Industry Seeks Tax Breaks

January 27, 2017

  By Kapil Goswamy, CEO and Managing Director BigBreaks.com ​ Travel industry today is a highly taxed sector in the Indian economy, a fact that makes it less competitive and relatively less attractive ...

Digital India Needs Some Serious Catching Up

January 25, 2017

Going paperless in government to citizen services is the norm everywhere in the world and India has taken enough strides over the last 15 years to show its intentions. Not ...

Credit Decisions Simplified by Technology: Interaction with Founder of CreditTech Firm Rupeepower

India to Witness Fastest IT Spend of 12% in Asia Pacific in 2017: Forrester

January 25, 2017

According to Forrester’s Asia Pacific 2017-2018 tech market outlook forecast, the region’s tech spending will see moderate growth this year. APAC was once the fastest-growing tech market in the world, ...

Union Budget 2017-18: ‘Extend investment allowance under Section 32 AC to Telecom Infra Providers’

January 25, 2017

  G. V. Kumar, Founder, CEO & Managing Director, XIUS In the Union budget of 2017, we want to draw government's attention towards investment allowance being given under section 32 AC. At ...

smes

80% SMEs Anxious About GST Post Demonetisation

January 24, 2017

While the ambiguity continues over the GST roll out dates and rates, SMEs and Startups have already started feeling anxious on GST. A National Toll Free GST Helpline (1800 103 ...

Paytm Introduces 5 New Features For Users and Merchants

January 24, 2017

To make the app lighter and faster, Paytm has added new features to its mobile app. It can now accept upto Rs. 50,000 for merchants and additional security layers for ...

smart cities

Smart Cities: Why They are an Imperative For Rapid Urbanisation

January 23, 2017

IMC Chamber of Commerce & Industry today convened its first International conference on “Smart Cities - Reimagining Urban Spaces and Financing in Delhi. The conference was inaugurated by Mr. Jayant ...

54% Parents Worried About Cyber Bullying of Kids: Norton Research

January 23, 2017

Norton by Symantec released findings from the 2016 Norton Cyber Security Insights Report: Family Edition, which sheds light on parents’ perceptions of cyberbullying and the preventative measures they are putting ...

ransomware

India a Key Target in Digital Payments by Cybercriminals in 2017: F-Secure Report

January 20, 2017

F-Secure, a European cyber security company, revealed that post demonetization, India is expected to be a key target in digital payments such as point-of-sales (POS) and banking malware, especially mobile ...

ransomware

Tips and Trick to protect your devices

January 20, 2017

It’s not a rocket science to do this. It can be easily managed, even by those who are not technically sound. Following are ...

India Sees Large Rise In Cyber Crime in 2016: ASSOCHAM-PwC Study

January 19, 2017

Cyber security incidents are seeing a rise in India, with a total of 39,730 incidents reported in the first 10 months of 2016, as against 44,679 and 49,455 observed during the ...

Data Networks Beefed Up for Donald Trump Inauguration

January 19, 2017

The Donald Trump Inauguration is going to be one big affair as far as data transfers are concerned with about 900,000 people armed with smartphones expected to attend. Anticipating the ...

smart cities

Three Pre-requisites for Transformation of Smart Cities in 2017

January 19, 2017

  Harsh Marwah, Country Manager, Verizon Enterprise Solutions, India   We live in a tech-savvy, digital world, where smart living is increasingly becoming a part of our lifestyle. India is rapidly moving towards ...

cyber security

4 Top Technology Trends in Identity Technology for 2017

January 18, 2017

  Stefan Widing, CEO &President, HID Global The four significant trends in 2017 that will influence how organizations create, manage and use trusted identities in a broad range of existing and new ...

Why 2017 Will Bring Cheer for Open Source Enthusiasts

January 18, 2017

  Rajarshi Bhattacharya, Country Head, SUSE India A few years ago, open source was the less-glamourous and low-cost alternative in the enterprise world, and no one would have taken the trouble to ...

smart cities

Here’s Why Surveillance is Vital for Smart Cities

January 18, 2017

Smart Cities Council (SCC) along with National Institute of Urban Affairs (NIUA) organized a round table in New Delhi to discuss the role of surveillance for a safe and secure ...