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A study by Monster India reveals that a male IT worker received a gross salary of Rs 359.25 an hour, while a female worker received Rs 254.04 an hour.
A study by Monster India reveals that a male IT worker received a gross salary of Rs 359.25 an hour, while a female worker received Rs 254.04 an hour.

Monster.com: Gender pay gap in Indian IT industry at 29%

The gender pay gap in the IT industry is as high as 29 per cent, notes a report by online career... »

Flipkart launches e-learning category

Flipkart, India’s largest e-commerce marketplace, announced the launch of its e-learning categor... »

Apple posts record net profit in Q3 on strong iPhone sales

Apple's June quarter revenue was fuelled by strong sales of iPhone and Mac.
Company reports highest EPS growth rate in seven quarters
Apple reported a net profit of $7.7 billion, or $1.28 per share, for the third quarter of 2014,... »

Cloud computing boosts Microsoft Q4 revenue

Microsoft’s net income stood at $4.6 billion dollars for the fourth quarter, down 7 per cent fro... »

There is still a lot of headroom for us to grow: Flipkart CEO

Sachin Bansal, Co-Founder and CEO, Flipkart
Flipkart, the country’s largest online company, has over the las... »

Mobiles & Tablets

Stellar screen The Oppo Find 7’s 5.5 inch display has a resolution of 1440 x 2560x1440 pixels, highest in its class

Is this big enough to take on the giants?

Oppo Find 7 is a device that packs enough power to challenge Samsung and HTC
It wasn’t too long ago that one would struggle to find a high-quality smartphone that wasn’t des... »

Computers & Laptops

Peter Chang

We want to cover from PCs to smartphones: Asus India

Taiwan-based Asus expanded its footprint in the country with the launch of its smartphone... »  

Interiors

Pepperfry launches mobile site

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

Other Gadgets

Escape to the unimaginable

When the reality gets too tough to handle, these upcoming games, all set in fantastic worlds and... »

Auto Focus

Tata’s new Zest sedan

Tasty Zest has the potential to stir up buyer appetite

Tata Motors' fight back in the passenger car market has been delayed and fraught with risks, incl... »  

Gaming

InMobi says `Game On!' with new monetisation solution

Creates $25 mn fund for Indie game developers
InMobi, an independent mobile advertising network, has announced its new monetisation solution f... »

Wipro is focused on strong profitable growth: Premji

Azim Premji

Wipro Chairman Azim Premji today said the company is focused on strong profitable growth and has put in place adequate succession plans.Addressing shareholders and investors in the 6... »

If cars could talk

A sizeable chunk of tech enthusiasts, who also enjoy driving, are waiting for Apple’s CarPlay and Google’s Android Auto to enter mainstream production and hit the roads soon. And for good reaso... »

Is this big enough to take on the giants?

Stellar screen The Oppo Find 7’s 5.5 inch display has a resolution of 1440 x 2560x1440 pixels, highest in its class It wasn’t too long ago that one would struggle to find a high-quality smartphone that wasn’t designed by an American, Korean or even Taiwanese company. Smartphone offerings from most Chinese compa... »

TRAI may review telcos’ freedom to fix mobile rates

Telecom regulator TRAI today warned that it will review service providers’ freedom to fix mobile call and service rates if they increase tariffs beyond the current base rates.“I do not expe... »

Software services sector to hire 6% more this fiscal

Assessing HR strategy R Chandrashekar (left), President, Nasscom, and BVR Mohan Reddy, Vice-Chairman, at a
press conference in Chennai on Wednesday. BIJOY GHOSH Information technology companies will step up recruitments and small firms will face attrition with the IT-BPO industry expected to grow by about 15 per cent in the current fiscal year, ac... »

Monster.com: Indian IT industry shows gender pay gap of 29%

The IT industry in India faces a severe gender gap not only in terms of the number of women in the payroll, but also in terms of remuneration as women employees are getting far less pay than their... »

NIIT Q1 profit at ₹60 lakh

NIIT Ltd on Wednesday announced a consolidated net profit of ₹0.6 crore in the first quarter of this fiscal as against a loss of ₹9.4 crore in the corresponding quarter last fiscal. Net r... »

BlackBerry slashes QWERTY devices prices

Canadian handset manufacturer BlackBerry has slashed the prices of a range of QWERTY keyboard devices by up to 42 per cent. The reduction in prices is effective today. The handset manufac... »

Payment bank services to improve telcos’ revenues

Telecom companies including Bharti Airtel, Vodafone India and Idea Cellular can expect to garner more revenues by setting up payment banks if the Reserve Bank of India’s draft guideline... »

Wipro likely to beat Nasscom’s growth estimates this fiscal, say analysts

Despite a tepid guidance for the first quarter of this year, fuelled by multi-million dollar deals in the past few months, Wipro is expected to beat Nasscom’s 13-15 per cent growth estimate... »

Hexaware profit falls 21%

Mobile ransomware racket hits cyberspace

Tech Mahindra to create 300 new jobs in S. Korea

Time to take on the rains, again

Tata needs two-hub strategy in ASEAN

In dividend largesse, TCS to share ₹12,750 crore with shareholders

Start-up ShepHertz raises ₹9 crore

We have not fully recovered from ‘iRACE programme’

Escape to the unimaginable

When the reality gets too tough to handle, these upcoming games, all set in fantastic worlds and packed with action, will help you experience something larger than life. A pirate’s life | As... »

What’s for dinner?

After food blogs and Instagram, the next best thing to happen to tech-loving foodies are the millions of food-related apps out there. We sifted through them to bring you four of the best ones.... »

Carnival group acquires KochiLeela Infopark

Marking its entry into the IT sector, the Mumbai-based Carnival group has acquired Leela Infopark at Kakkanad from Leela Lace Holding Pvt Ltd. The Carnival group bought the IT Park f... »

InMobi says `Game On!' with new monetisation solution

InMobi, an independent mobile advertising network, has announced its new monetisation solution for games, including an industry first playable ads format. To back this solution, InMobi has also cr... »

Aircel ties up with Micromax for Canvas Beat

With an eye on growing its 3G data-enabled services business, Aircel has tied up with the mobile handset maker Micromax to launch the latter's new 3G smartphone – Canvas Beat. Announcing... »

Aircel launches 3G service in Arunachal

Aircel has announced launching of its 3G services in Itanagar and Naharlagun, which customers can avail of on their mobile phones or via Aircel 3G dongles. “Being one of the market leader... »

Kerzner to implement Ramco's cloud-based software

Joe Tesfai, Senior Vice-President, IT, Kerzner International, and Virender Aggarwal, CEO, Ramco Systems, at a press conference in Dubai to announce the deal. Kerzner International, developer of destination resorts and luxury hotels, including Atlantis in Dubai, has chosen the HR & Talent Management software of Ramco Systems. This system on the clou... »

Niche portals, not e-commerce biggies, loosening VC wallets

After fuelling the growth of the $3.2-billion Indian e-commerce industry, venture capitalists are now focussing on specialised and niche portals.  Experts are of the view that as the market m... »

Profitability may continue to elude TCS in China

Tata Consultancy Services’ China operations may continue to be loss making in the near term as it struggles to scale up in a traditionally conservative market for IT services.However... »

Infosys inks pact with Daimler

Infosys and Daimler AG have entered into a multi-year agreement covering management of infrastructure services and data centres, providing e-collaboration and middle... »

Demand for Xiaomi Mi 3 sends Flipkart site crashing

Google Maps now in Hindi

BSNL gets SAP certification for hosting services

Toyota readies new efficiency drive

Bajaj gears up to create mindshare for Discover

Gits exploring different delivery avenues

Spectrum sharing to improve quality of service

BL Ink

Open-door policy: Amit Agarwal, VP and country manager, Amazon India. Photo: Kamal Narang

Package deal

Amazon, the world’s largest online retailer, is shaking up the Indian market and re-writing many of its ‘inviolable’ rules
Amit Sarda is just beginning to discover India. After selling organic handmade bath salts, essen... »

Catalyst

Making an impression Your website can show you at your best (Scenes from Big Rock's TV commercials)

Training their web sight

Nearly 1.6 million domain names get registered in India every year and web-hosting companies believe there is room for more
Sanjeeta KK, a Chennai-based food stylist, has been writing a food blog for over five years n... »

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