Infosys’ offshore staff get 6.5% pay hike

Our Bureau

Infosys, the country’s second largest IT services exporter, has announced a salary hike of 6. »

Reliance Jio garners chunk of 800 MHz

Making its mark Through this acquisition, RJIL’s total equivalent spectrum footprint has increased from 597.6MHz to 751.1MHz

Our Bureau

One of the major outcomes of the spectrum auction is that Reliance Jio has been able to win a si... »

Idea is the top bidder in spectrum auction

S Ronendra Singh

Tariff hike will be marginal, claims Government »

We are now capable of providing 4G services pan-India: RCom


Telecom operator Reliance Communications (RCom) today said it has gained the capability to provi... »

Microsoft ups the open source ante

KV Kurmanath

IT major is now pushing open source initiatives »

Other Gadgets

Download, Speed!

Amrit Ramakrishnan

Apps that all F1 fans should have on their mobile phones »

Computers & Laptops

Review of Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro: ‘Striking-asana’!

R Dinakaran

Can the Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro take on the Macbook Pro with sheer flexibility? »

Mobiles & Tablets

Apple iPhones on display (file photo).

Apple plans iPhone trade-in programme with Foxconn in China


Apple Inc plans to introduce a trade-in programme for iPhones in China in association with the F... »

Govt decision tomorrow on continuation of pre-paid mobile services in JK, N-E


Government is likely to decide tomorrow whether to continue pre-paid mobile phone services in Jammu and Kashmir, Assam and other Northeastern states beyond March 31.If a decision is not tak... »

Apple chief Cook to give his wealth away: Fortune

Apple chief Tim Cook (file photo)


Apple chief Tim Cook is joining Mark Zuckerberg, Bill Gates and other technology titans who have vowed to donate their wealth to charities, according to a report in Fortune magazine. <... »

Spectrum auctions done, but mobile users have nothing to cheer about

Our Bureau

Tariffs will go up; quality unlikely to improve, others will have to change operators »

Peesh Venture launches $50 mn fund for Indian tech start-ups


 Peesh Venture Capital (PVC), a US-based venture capital firm, will spend over $50 million to fund and nurture Indian technology start-ups. PVC will focus on collaborative, long-term relatio... »

MphasiS launches digital customer experience management tool

Our Bureau

MphasiS has launched its Digital Customer Experience Management solution set to provide customer experience management regardless of device or channel. It has partnered with Adobe, Artifi... »

Ford unveils compact sedan Figo Aspire

Our Bureau

Ford unveiled the new Figo Aspire on Thursday at its Gujrat plant in Sanand.Due to go on sale later this year, the sub four-metre compact sedan enters India’s highly competitive compact... »

Say yes to the ‘S’!

S Muralidhar

Driving on a race track or on unrestricted tarmac, like an abandoned or unused airstrip maybe, is always great fun. It can also be quite a humbling exercise, when you realise your own abilities... »

New software tools drive industry’s growth: study

Our Bureau

Senior executives across industries feel that new software “robots”, leveraging attributes such as artificial intelligence and effective use of big data, will unlock significant value in the next... »

Tata Teleservices springs a surprise with ₹7,800-cr bid

Our Bureau

The big surprise in this spectrum auction turned out to be Tata Teleservices, which managed to put in bids worth ₹7,851 crore. This comes even as it was widely believed that the Tata Gro... »

M&M plans to step on the gas next fiscal

Pawan Goenka

Murali Gopalan

The brand is testing new ground with a new lineup this year »

Gift Postman commences operation

Accenture's revenue rises 5%

New app lets you ‘unsend’ a text

Tata Comm, Indosat tie up for telecom services in Indonesia receives Rs 30-cr funding from Tiger Global

Apex court allows govt to conclude spectrum auctions

Apple plans iPhone trade-in programme with Foxconn in China

‘Karnataka loses up to ₹2,000-cr tax revenue to e-commerce’

Students to graduate with TCS designed syllabus


Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) today announced that the first batch of students with specialisation in “Business Process Services” designed by it in collaboration with academia will graduate with... »

Yahoo, Microsoft extend search partnership talks for 30 days


Yahoo Inc and Microsoft Corp agreed to extend by 30 days the deadline to re-negotiate a 10-year search deal, as the two Internet companies attempt to revamp a thorny partnership crafted by former... »

Celkon launches Millennia Q450

Our Bureau

Celkon Mobiles has launched a new mobile phone model Millennia Q450, priced at ₹4,799. The dual-SIM phone, which runs on Android Kitkat, comes with a 1.3 GHz quad core processor. The phone is powe... »

Infosys to give 6.5-9% hike this year


The country’s second largest software services firm Infosys will give out pay hikes in the range of 6.5 per cent to 9 per cent to employees in India for the financial year 2015-16. Effect... »

Portal OYO Rooms get $22 m funding

Priyanka Pani

OYO Rooms, the Indian version of San Francisco-based vacation rental portal Airbnb, has received a fresh round of $22 million (₹138 crore approximately). The funding round has been led by US-based... »

E-commerce firms bullish on home decor segment

Priyanka Pani

Snapdeal to invest more; fashion players also bet big by providing better offers »

Porsche introduces GTS variants for Boxster and Cayman

Porsche Boxster GTS

Our Bureau

Porsche will now offer the coveted GTS badge for its Boxter and Cayman models for the first time ever. The addition of the legendary “Gran Tourismo Sport” title essentially means that the top v... »

Sangeetha Mobiles targets 1,000 outlets a year, says MD

SUBHASH CHANDRA, Managing Director, Sangeetha Mobiles

KPM Basheer

Bengaluru-based Sangeetha Mobiles, with a network of 320 mobile phone stores and a turnover of ₹900 crore, is a success story in the retailing business. Sangeetha grew from a one-sho... »

How India’s transport sector can help in the cleanup act

Sustainable solutions: There’s little point when the market has clean buses to offer but cities in turn have not provided roads to run them on, says the writer. ANU PUSHKARNA

Anders Grundströmer

As the second largest contributor to carbon dioxide emissions, it can play a major role »

‘Building brand awareness takes time’

Guillaume Sicard, President, Nissan India Operations. Photo : Bijoy Ghosh

S Ronendra Singh

Nissan Motor recently completed 10 years in India and is now gearing up for the challenges ahead in this competitive market. Guillaume Sicard, President, Nissan India Operations, discusses all... »

TCS launches smartphone app for analytics on UK polls

SoftBank leads group in talks to buy up to 20% stake in Micromax

Snapdeal sellers raise Rs 50 crore through Capital Assist gets $2 mn seed funding

Apex court gives Centre liberty to finalise spectrum auction concluded yesterday

Ford CEO to focus on India, China to drive Vision 2020

How the auction was designed to ensure high bids

BL Ink

Clear cut: Rishi Kapoor is admittedly hurt but won’t withdraw his comments on the beef ban
film fatale

Living out loud

anna mm vetticad

Rishi Kapoor is taking social media by storm, commenting on contentious issues and refusing to be silenced by trolls, in a manner uncharacteristic of mainstream Bollywood »


Shape up or ship out

Vincent Digonnet

The Indian advertising business will soon gather for the 10th edition of Goafest. In a two-part series, Vincent Digonnet of global digital agency Razorfish gives the Indian ad and marketing fraternity some points to ponder. »

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