Trends Watch

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 ...

ransomware

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 ...

cyber security

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 ...

Garmin Forerunner 35

Garmin Forerunner 35 Review: A Fitness Tracker Watch for Rs 14,999

March 6, 2017

  By Adeesh Sharma If you are a regular walker or a runner, chances are that you are most likely in the prime of health and maintaining a shapely and physically strong ...

Mission Critical Assets of Global Organisations Vulnerable to Cyberattacks: Accenture Study

March 3, 2017

With the frequency and scope of serious cyberattacks on the rise, nearly three quarters of organizations (73 percent) globally cannot identify and fully protect their corporate high-value assets and processes, ...

Cybersecurity

Key Security Trends For 2017

March 3, 2017

More than 8000 Indian websites were hacked in the first three months of 2016 according to a report given by Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad to ...

Was Demonetisation the Final Nail in the Coffin for LeEco India Journey?

March 3, 2017

Reports have started coming out of the possible exit of LeEco from India. This after a very short stint of a bit more than a year in the huge Indian ...

Adobe Unveils Cloud-Based Digital Signatures

March 2, 2017

With more than seven billion mobile devices in the world and cyber-threats  at an all-time high, demand has surged for simple and secure ways to sign and manage documents on ...

India’s Digital Marketing Has Grown At 33% Annually In Last 6 Years

March 2, 2017

In India there are over 462 million internet users and 216.5 million are active social media users. Growth of social media users is dependent on the growth of internet penetration ...

Ericsson Foresees a $1.23 Trillion 5G Market by 2026 at MWC 2017

March 2, 2017

Ericsson opened Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017 with three stand-out announcements featuring partners and major customers. These included network evolution towards 5G; an innovative new business model between content owners ...

Reliance Jio and Samsung Partner to Spread ‘Digital India’ in Rural Areas

March 1, 2017

Samsung announced its innovative "I&G (Infill & Growth) Project" for Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd in India. This joint project was established to upgrade current LTE mobile communication services across India ...

How Akamai Ion Helps Deliver Near Instant Mobile App Experience

March 1, 2017

Akamai Technologies, the global player in content delivery network (CDN) services, unveiled the latest version of Akamai Ion, the company’s flagship Web Performance Solution. It is intended to deliver compelling online ...

World’s First in-car Payments System to be Unveiled at MWC 2017

February 28, 2017

Accenture's Mobgen will exhibit the world's first in-car payments system together with Shell and Jaguar Land Rover at Mobile World Congress 2017. This new innovation allows Jaguar Land Rover drivers to ...