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Capital Float Partners with Amazon India to Disburse Loans to e-sellers

March 21, 2017

Capital Float has partnered with Amazon India to enable e-commerce sellers to effectively manage their dynamic working capital requirements. Through this initiative, this Fintech start-up has successfully disbursed thousands of ...

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ACT Fibernet Doubles FUP Data Limits For Broadband Plans in Delhi

March 17, 2017

ACT Fibernet, India’s largest non-telco ISP and 3rd largest ISP (internet service provider) that has brought 100Mbps speeds to Delhi, recently upgraded its internet broadband plans for customers inDelhi. The ...

Big Data Paves Way For Success in Retail Boom

March 16, 2017

By Mr. Gaurav Khurana, Chief Marketing Officer PAYBACK India The retail sector is undergoing a transformation at a fast pace with changing consumer dynamics and purchase behavior powered ...

Coolpad Note 5 Lite Smartphone Launched for Rs 8,199

March 16, 2017

Coolpad unveiled the Note 5 Lite, the lighter edition of their popular fingerprint smartphone Note 5. The newly launched phone sports a sleek metal body combined with an 8-megapixel front camera ...

eWallet Sites Register Massive Growth Post Demonetization, Akamai Reports

March 16, 2017

From the demonetization announcement last year to the launch of the Bharat QR code that enables digital payments without card swiping machines and the new draft rules on privacy ...

AMD Ryzen5 CPUs To Be Available for Desktop PCs Starting April 11 

March 16, 2017

AMD announced Ryzen5 desktop processors will launch worldwide on April 11, 2017. Aimed primarily at gamers and creators, the new Ryzen5 processors feature the powerful and efficient “Zen” architecture in ...

Microsoft Teams Rolls Out to Office 365 Customers Worldwide

March 15, 2017

Microsoft announced the general availability of Microsoft Teams, the company’s new chat-based workspace in Office 365. The new tool for team collaboration is now available to Office 365 business customers ...

Banks Spend on IT Security Higher than Non-Financial Organizations, Kaspersky Reports

March 14, 2017

Financial institutions are under pressure to ramp up security, with trends such as the increased take-up of mobile banking putting banks’ IT infrastructure defenses at growing risk of cyber-attack, according ...

How Analytics Works to Make Car Pooling a Memorable Experience

March 14, 2017

   Arun Bhati, COO & Founder, Orahi Our elders have always stressed a lot on the importance of matching 36 gunas to find a successful life partner, Orahi thought why not take ...

Consumers Spending More on Mobile Games, App Annie Reports

March 14, 2017

With technological advances, mobile games have become increasingly sophisticated, taking advantage of improvements in display, processing, storage, interfaces, network bandwidth and operating system functionality. The connected world of the Internet gives ...

Global Average Connection Speed See Double-digit Growth Year-over-year, Akamai Reports

March 9, 2017

Akamai Technologies, Inc. today released its Fourth Quarter, 2016 State of the Internet Report. Based on data gathered from the Akamai Intelligent Platform, the report provides insight into ...

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Euronet and Infinitium Forge Alliance to Secure Digital Payments in India

March 8, 2017

Euronet Services India, a 100% subsidiary of Euronet Worldwide Inc., a global provider of electronic payment and transaction processing solutions for financial institutions, retailers, service providers and individual consumers, and Infinitium ...

Persirai Malware

From Shamoon to StoneDrill – Advanced Malware Discovered in the Wild

March 8, 2017

Kaspersky Lab’s Global Research and Analysis Team has discovered a new sophisticated wiper malware, called StoneDrill. Just like another infamous wiper, Shamoon, it destroys everything on the infected computer. StoneDrill ...

AMD Previews ‘Naples’ Server Processor With Zen x86 Processing Engine and Upto 32 Cores

March 8, 2017

AMD took a significant step into the server and datacenter market with its most detailed look yet at the upcoming high-performance CPU for servers, codenamed “Naples”. Purpose-built to scale across ...

Chinese Invasion in Cricket: OPPO Mobiles to Sponsor Indian Team for Next Five Years

March 8, 2017

The Chinese smartphone manufacturer, OPPO Mobiles, has won the Indian team sponsorship rights for a five-year period, starting April 1 2017. For this, OPPO Mobiles will pay Rs 1,079 crores ...

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Millennials Are Most Risk Prone To Cyber Security Threats

March 7, 2017

  By Surendra Singh, Country Director, Forcepoint Alistair Maclean, the author of several thrillers, wrote a page-turner way back in the sixties, called the `Fear is the Key’. It is a tale ...

Why BHIM App is Bound to Beat Paytm and other Mobile Wallets

March 7, 2017

The BHIM (Bharat Interface for Money) App is a not just another ordinary mobile app but a kind of mobile wallet that does not store money on its platform. It ...

IOT

Here’s How IoT Will Dominate the Media Industry

March 7, 2017

IoT is both disruptive and inevitable and for media and entertainment companies to be successful, they need to address risk and quickly innovate to respond to evolving customer needs and ...

Videocon Signs Partnership with Netflix for its HD Smart Connect

March 6, 2017

Videocon d2h has signed a standalone deal with Netflix and with this partnership, Videocon d2h connected box customers will now be able to access seamlessly the extensive library of Netflix ...