Mon, 22 Jan 2018 17:32:37 GMT
India ranks 2nd in app downloads
On an average, Indians use more than 40 apps in a month, while having a total base of close to 80 apps. On this parameter, China and Brazil are behind India.
Hike launches new product ‘Total’ to allow users access to essential services without data
The company said that has worked extremely closely with telecom partners to enable the USSD technology and data upsell on total, over the last 6 months.
2017 saw app usage activity growth of 6%: Report
According to Flurry Analytics' annual global mobile and application usage study, overall session app activity growth of just 6 per cent is down from 11 per cent registered in 2016.
Humanoid robot Sophia to star at World Congress on Information Technology in Hyderabad
Nasscom has partnered with WITSA and the Telangana government for the event. The seminar will have 22 sessions, each dedicated to AI, blockchain and other emerging technologies.
Robosoft Technologies to add advisory capabilities
Udupi-based Robosoft was started in 1996 with Apple as its first customer. It is now evolving beyond mobile app development to add advisory capabilities.
Marks & Spencer seeks technology savings through Tata tie-up
In November the clothing and home retailer detailed a new five-year strategy, part of which involved eking out 340 million pounds of additional annual cost savings.
India 2nd largest contributor to IBM's over 9,000 patents in 2017
IBM inventors received a record 9,043 patents in 2017, marking the company's 25th consecutive year of US patent leadership and crossing the one lakh-patent milestone.
Reskilling our R&D engineers for next wave of technology: Adobe India
Adobe India is already reskilling employees who have the right pace to catch up with the next wave of technology, a top company executive has stressed.
Can Sweatcoin, a hot fitness app, keep you off the couch?
Sweatcoin is a free fitness app that awards points — “sweatcoins” — for walking or running outside. You can buy real goodies with the sweatcoins.
Zebi eyes Telangana, Maharashtra for digitising land records after pact with Andhra Pradesh
The two-year-old company also plans to raise over Rs 20 crore in a fresh round of funding from new as well as existing investors.
Indian businesses now comfortably adopting Cloud SaaS solutions: Oracle
According to a top Oracle India executive, this is because businesses -- from large to small -- have realised that SaaS solutions are scalable, agile and secure.
India won’t lose edge with rise of AI, machine learning: Genpact CEO
Tygarajan said that in future, Genpact will acquire companies similar to the areas it has already added so far with five acquisitions in last 18 months.
Android banking Trojan may target Indian banks' mobile apps: Quick Heal
According to the researchers, the malware known as "Android.banker.A2f8a" is being distributed through a fake Flash Player app on third-party stores.
BHIM app behind country's digital payment ecosystem
BHIM as a percentage of total UPI transactions declined from 40% in January 2017 to 6.27% in December, though value transacted grew marginally from 21% to 23% in the same period.
Global sales of semiconductors to rise in 2018
In addition to Drams, sales of NAND flash memory chips were expected to grow 10 per cent on-year to $59.2 billion in 2018, IHS Markit predicted.