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Microsoft Acquires AI Startup Maluuba to Tackle Google and Facebook

January 16, 2017

Microsoft has acquired Maluuba, a Montreal startup focused on making machines able to think the way people do. According to the blog published on the company website Maluuba said, “Microsoft is ...

The World’s Most Popular Password is 123456, Study Reveals

January 16, 2017

According to the US-based password management company Keeper Security,  ‘123456’ was the most common password of 2016, after ‘123456789’ and ‘qwerty’. Researchers came to this conclusion after reviewing over 10 ...

Trends 2017: Technology Predictions For The Data Management Industry

January 13, 2017

The year 2016 has seen the global and Indian enterprise storage market rapidly picking up pace, primarily due to the ...

EY Survey: Higher Budgets Not Enough to Inspire Confidence in India Inc.’s Cyber Security

January 12, 2017

While India Inc. is spending more on cybersecurity each year, organizations are still not confident of their ability to sense, resist and respond to cyber threats, says the latest survey ...

Impact of IoT on financial institution and banks

SAP Introduces a New Enablement Program for its IoT Program

January 12, 2017

SAP announced a jump-start enablement program for its Internet of Things (IoT) innovation portfolio. The program is intended to help customers connect the emerging world of intelligent devices with people ...

Facebook Journalism Project Announced to Tackle Fake News

January 12, 2017

The rise of social media in the digital age has altered the way we source our information. However, filtering the right information from the wrong one is not always ...

What do SaaS companies need to become “Enterprise SaaS” ready?

January 12, 2017

SaaS is one of the most potentially lucrative niches around today. And, the acceptance of the business model has grown steadily over the past few years with SaaS replacing ...

Charging Up 2017 with Better Battery Units: Trends to Watch Out

Battery Trends that will Charge up 2017

January 11, 2017

2016 was a blasting year for smartphone batteries. It was since 9/11 that for the first time a phablet by Samsung was deemed more dangerous than bearded men with peculiar ...

Cyber Security in 2017 – New Security Products, Variable Co-Sourcing, and More Automation

January 10, 2017

In 2016, data breaches continued to take place across government, financial, healthcare, technology, education, retail, and other industries. A quick view of databreachlevelindex.com shows that daily on an average ...

Wi-Fi in 2017: Emerging Trends

January 10, 2017

2016 resonated as the year of Wi-Fi domination especially in the mobile conversation space and globally witnessed a remarkable surge in the number of Wi-Fi hotspots. Now, stepping into ...

Nokia is Working on its Own AI-powered Assistant Named ‘Viki’

January 9, 2017

Nokia is back with its new smartphone Nokia 6 and apart from that the Finnish firm is reportedly working on its own AI-powered assistant named 'Viki' which the company ...

The Best of CES 2017: Electric Car, Wireless Charging and More

January 9, 2017

We witnessed some of the hottest innovations showcased at CES in Las Vegas, Nevada this year. With all the disruption happening in the automotive industry right now car tech took center stage for ...

The Smartphone is the ‘Demat’ to Achieve Digital India

January 9, 2017

We spoke to Aiyappan Pillai, Vice Chair – IEEE Bombay Section &  Founder, ICT Consultant - Congruent Services to understand the upcoming trends in the personal technology domain. Here are the excerpts: Q. In the ...

Samsung Unveils QLED TVs at CES 2017

January 9, 2017

Older LED TV models have always been plagued by the quality of video signals they receive as well as the inherent technology on which they work. So, on the one ...

CES 2017: Dell Unveils Canvas, a Surface Studio without the PC

January 8, 2017

Dell has launched Dell Canvas, a huge horizontal touch display for drawing and creation at CES. The 27-inch panel is very much similar to the Surface Studio in function, but ...

Four in Ten Businesses Unclear How to Save Themselves from DDoS

January 6, 2017

Research from Kaspersky Lab has found that businesses are not ready to protect themselves against DDoS, with four in ten (39 percent) businesses unclear about the most effective protection strategy ...

CES 2017: JBL Flip 4 with Bass Radiator, Waterproof Design Launched

January 5, 2017

Harman International Industries today announced the next generation of its popular Flip series, the JBL Flip 4, winner of the CES Innovation Award 2017. Providing superior sound paired with a ...

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CES 2017: Panasonic Demonstrates “Companion” Robot

January 5, 2017

CES has witnessed some extraordinary proof of concepts this year and keeping in line with this Panasonic has developed a “companion” robot with human-like movements and communication skills. The robot, ...

CES 2017: Ford, Amazon to Provide Access to Shop, Search and Control Smart Home Features on the Road

January 5, 2017

Millions of consumers who befriended Amazon Alexa over the last year, including many who just received an Echo or Echo Dot as a holiday gift, will soon be able to ...

Key Trends that will Redefine Video Surveillance this Year

January 4, 2017

In 2017 we see video surveillance continuing its growth trend for security, as well as for retail and traffic management applications, and in support of the wider IoT ...