Vishal Sikka
Vishal Sikka

Infosys targets return to glory days as market perception turns positive

Venkatesh Ganesh

With its ‘renew and new’ strategy, Infosys is expected to catch up with its peers, get back t... »

Micromax sets up an R&D centre in Beijing

S Ronendra Singh

At a time when Chinese technology majors are looking to tap into engineering talent in India,... »

Indian tech firms cement hold in the UK

Rising steady Indian IT firms generate about 27% of their UK revenues from the financial services domain REUTERS

Adith Charlie

Indian technology firms seem to have cracked the code for success in United Kingdom’s commerc... »

UST Global plans to set up VC fund in India to invest in products and solution firms

SajanPillai, CEO of UST Global


UST Global, an information technology solutions and services company, is planning to set up a... »

Foxconn workers protest against closure of Chennai facility

Foxconn’s decision to shut operations will leave 1,700 employees without work

TE Raja Simhan

‎Workers of Foxconn gathered outside the company campus to protest against the closure of the fa... »

Mobiles & Tablets

Motorola launches 32GB Moto X (2nd Gen) for Rs 32,999


Devices maker Motorola Mobility has launched the 32GB variant of the second generation of its Mo... »

Auto Focus

Leisure biking Anoop Prakash, MD, Harley-Davidson India, believes that the brand continues to get younger in its appeal. S. SUBRAMANIUM

Harley revs up global play for the Street


It was in November 2013 when Harley-Davidson announced that it would produce the all-new Street... »


Where will your Karma take you?

Sabyasachi Biswas

Can Far Cry 4 outshine its predecessor? »

Other Gadgets

Smart homes: ‘now, you are the remote’

Rajesh Kurup

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates’ mansion that overlooks Lake Washington in the US, is per... »

Computers & Laptops

India: More people use mobiles, PCs for educational, professional work


More people in India use connected devices like mobile phones and PCs for educational and profes... »


Pepperfry launches mobile site

Priyanka Pani, an online furniture and home products destination, has launched a ‘mobile’ site t... »

Bollywood trends on Google search space

AJ Vinayak

It was neither Shah Rukh Khan nor Aamir Khan that Indians searched most on Google for many years. In fact, they searched Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif most for almost six years.Indians se... »

Motorola launches 32GB Moto X (2nd Gen) for Rs 32,999


Devices maker Motorola Mobility has launched the 32GB variant of the second generation of its Moto X handset, priced at Rs 32,999. Motorola, which has rolled out the Android 5.0 Lollipop... »

HCL Tech launches Hiral videos for hiring

Our Bureau

To connect with millennial IT professionals and others looking for career at HCL Tech, the company has launched Hiral videos (a portmanteau of Viral and Hire) – viral videos that help in hiring. »

Xiaomi mobilises more than $1 bn in funding


China’s top smartphone seller Xiaomi Corp. is raising more than USD 1 billion in a fresh round of funding, a move which would raise its valuation above $45 billion, a report said Sunday.Dow... »

Workers threaten to launch protest if Foxconn stops operations


As Taiwan-based contract manufacturer Foxconn prepares to suspend operations at its facilities here, employee unions have threatened to launch a protest if the company stops production from tomorr... »

Free software activists launch Code Free for India initiative

Vinson Kurian

Free software enthusiasts have launched Code Free for India (CoFFI), their latest initiative to leverage the power of free and open source software in nation-building. This is in the bes... »

Rs 18K cr investment proposals received in last 6 months: Telecom Minister


The Government has received investment proposals worth Rs 18,000 crore in the last six months in the field of electronics manufacturing, the Telecom Minister, Ravi Shankar Prasad, today said. ... »

Schneider Electric conducts survey on civic bodies' IT budget spend

Abhishek Law

The Kolkata Municipal Corporation – the city civic body – has an annual IT budget of Rs 18 crore, approximately 0.5 per cent of the total annual budget of Rs 3,600 crore, according to a report by... »

Andhra Pradesh to rollout 4G services in phases

Our Bureau

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu directed Reliance executives to study the feasibility of rolling out 4G services in the State by April 2015 and hoped that they would be rolled... »

Free software can save ₹8,000 cr from schools alone, says study

Our Bureau

Implementation of free software across 3.2 lakh schools in the country could lead to savings of more than ₹8,000 crore, according to an impact study. Rahul De, Hewlet Packard Chair P... »

Zomato acquires Italian restaurant search service Cibando

Internet addiction affects 6% of people worldwide

TCS advance tax payout reflects weak IT trend

Cisco looks to tap huge opportunity in India’s digitisation programme

Polaris group firm Intellect Design to set up centres in Mumbai, New Jersey

Honda updates the Unicorn

Thar in Tibet – The road-venture of a lifetime

Hyundai i20 Elite is the Indian Car of the Year 2015

Satyam verdict likely to be pronounced today

K V Kurmanath

The special court trying the Satyam Computer Services fraud is likely to pronounce the verdict on Tuesday. The designated court posted the case to December 23 in October.... »

Tata Docomo customers can create their own mobile number

Customers can walk into any Tata Docomo brand stores and create a number based on their preference


Tata Docomo, the unified telecom brand of Tata Teleservices, has launched a service that allows customers to create their own mobile number. The company in a statement said customers can... »

To make websites user-friendly, Centre eyes the cloud

S Ronendra Singh

All department websites to be available in local languages »

Truecaller to set up R&D centre in India


Phone directory app Truecaller, which has nearly half of its 100 million users in India, will expand its base in the country with a research and development (R&D) centre and more marketing per... »

Genpact inks deal with Calcutta varsity


BPO major Genpact has inked a pact with the University of Calcutta to jointly develop a research and analytics programme, aimed at generating a steady supply of industry-ready professionals. ... »

Tech Mahindra to add 30,000 seats in 2 years


Tech Mahindra plans to expand its global seating capacity by another 30,000 in the next two years, taking the total capacity to 1.25 lakh, a top executive of the IT major said.The expansion... »

Sony CEO denies having ‘caved’, still plans movie release


Hit by the worst ever cyber-attack to an American business enterprise, Sony Entertainment CEO Michael Lynton has denied that the studio had “caved” by scrapping next week’s release of its movie ‘T... »

Flipkart files application to become a public company, raises $700 mn

ON A RETAIL HIGH: The Bansals, Binny (left) and Sachin.

Rajesh Kurup

Flipkart, India’s largest e-commerce marketplace, has raised $700 million from new investors, which would be used for its expansion plans. The investments were raised from Baillie Gifford... »

Defence Ministry to ink pact with DoT to vacate spectrum

Our Bureau

New airwaves to be auctioned to private operators for commercial use »

Analytix DS to expand in India, raise VC funds

M Somasekhar

Analytix DS, a specialised software vendor with data mapping products plans to set up a Development Centre in Bengaluru with an investment of Rs 50-100 crore.The data quality centre would ho... »

Genpact ties up with Calcutta University

Smart in my bhasha

This start-up helps firms identify blind spots

TiE to take start-ups to Silicon Valley

Ericsson setting up second plant in India

Tatas eye LNG as fuel of the future for CVs

Harley revs up global play for the Street

BL Ink

Cold canvas: Cappadocia is the eerie crucible of concerns in Ceylan’s Winter Sleep

Top of the world

Trisha Gupta

Tis the season to be jolly for world-cinema buffs. A pick of five best films at the International Film Festival of India this year »

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