Features

Sunil Rajguru

The relevance of PCQ for today’s generation

May 13, 2022

The Greek philosopher Heraclitus, who lived from 536 BC to 476 BC, stated: Change is the only constant of life. That cliché remains as fresh about 2500 years later. As ...

PCQ

How PCQ became a Market Maker

May 12, 2022

By Prasanto K Roy, MD, FTI Consulting, Former Editor, PCQuest & Former President & Chief Editor, CyberMedia It was a hot and sunny day in the summer of ’95. A colleague ...

Gridhar Rajagopalan

Setting up India’s first tech test lab

May 12, 2022

By Giridhar Rajagopalan, Group Editor, 9.9 Group & Former Assistant Editor, PCQuest & Labs The early 1990s was an era of plentiful products—from printers, PCs, and UPSs, to spreadsheets, word processors, ...

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Creating the world of Personal Computers in India

May 11, 2022

By Dave Ghosh, SVP- Global Alliances & Channel Sales, LiveHire, Former Editor, CyberMedia It is the summer of 1992, and I am in Berkeley, California, sitting in the patio of a ...

Kishore Bhargava

PCQ as a tech influencer and the BBS culture

May 11, 2022

Edited excerpts from an exhaustive video interview with Kishore Bhargava, CEO, Linkaxis Technologies... ”My earliest memory of PCQuest was around 1987 itself. We were trying to cover technology which was very ...

Shyam Malhotra

The advent of the PC in India in the 1980s

May 11, 2022

Edited excerpts from an exhaustive video interview with Shyam Malhotra, former Executive Director of CyberMedia... “Like any other change, there were a few evangelists for the Personal Computer. A few people ...

PCQUEST

How PCQ led to the Personal Computer Revolution in India

May 10, 2022

By Pradeep Gupta, Chairman & MD, CyberMedia Group Let me give you a very brief history of how this product (PCQuest) came about. In 1982, we started Dataquest. The question I was ...

Unified DataOps – The Future of Digital Transformation

Unified DataOps – The Future of Digital Transformation

May 2, 2022

Digital Transformation isn’t a buzzword anymore as organizations are increasingly traversing the journey to transform their operations and processes, taking meaningful strides from digitization to digitalization. It’s clearly understood that ...

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Twitter releases image captions feature as part of its accessibility drive

April 26, 2022

In its bid to fetch refined image descriptions to its social media platform, Twitter has made its ‘ALT’ badge available globally. Twitter announced the ‘ALT text’ feature last month and ...

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Malicious actors on the prowl; Don’t let your guard down, ever!

March 15, 2022

Soma Tah & Ashok Pandey    The enterprise attack surface has grown exponentially during the New Normal of Work. Remote work, virtual meetings along with digitalization ...

35 Years of Data Storage

35 Years of Data Storage: A Peek into the Evolution

January 19, 2022

The oldest known form of data storage is dated back to 1725 - the punch card, created by Basile Bouchon. The paper punch card was used to store patterns rather than ...

Engineers

Engineers: The Harbingers of the Tech Revolution

January 19, 2022

The rise of technology and its consequent advancements are now accepted as the prerequisite for growth and prosperity. Engineering is very closely linked to this rise in technology, in fact, ...

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2022 tech trends to watch

January 6, 2022

Steve Koenig, VP of Market Research, Consumer Technology Association (CTA), organizers of CES, recently presented the 2022 tech trends to watch on the sidelines of the CES 2022. CES has been ...

years of RAM evolution

35 Years of RAM: Evolution of Memory

January 6, 2022

RAM is often an area that offers significant performance improvements and provides the working memory of your system. The more RAM you have, the more data that can be stored ...

virtual hiring

Will Virtual Hiring platforms be able to tame the hiring bias?

December 8, 2021

Soma Tah   COVID has changed the hiring overnight. Being unable to conduct in-person interviews, large organizations turned to virtual hiring solutions. Automated resume screening and auto-generated assessments ...

medical equipment

Can open source solutions be a great leveller for Indian Healthcare?

December 8, 2021

Soma Tah Open platforms and protocols help innovators devise solutions that would otherwise require deep pockets. As India prepares to create electronic medical/health records (EMR/EHR) ...

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35 Years of GPU: The History of the Modern Graphics Processor

December 7, 2021

In the year 1970, the term GPU was originally stood for graphics processor unit and described a programmable processing unit independently responsible for graphics manipulation and output. Since then, there ...

Data, Cloud

Data and AI Thinking are Crucial Problem-solving Skills for the 21st Century

November 12, 2021

Once upon a time, the wealthiest were those with the most valuable resources. Now, it is data. Data in the 21st century is like oil in the 18th century, an immensely ...

business automation

How business automation is regulating verticals across medium and large enterprises

November 9, 2021

Ever since the pandemic outbreak last year, the process of digital transformation and business automation has expedited across sectors. As a result, adopting the online route and embracing technology is no ...

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Strategic alignment of Data can avoid bias in AI models

October 29, 2021

Due to the pandemic when economies across the globe took a hit, organizations started thinking of newer ways to do business and move away from traditional methods as it was ...