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Infosys: Analysts bullish on the path CEO Sikka is taking

Venkatesh Ganesh

The disappointing results Infosys has posted raise concerns in the near term, but industr... »

Target 2020: become a $20-billion company

Our Bureau

Infosys Ltd has set an ambitious and an ‘aspirational’ target of becoming a $20-billion com... »

Google quarterly profit edges up on revenue surge

Search giant Google Inc reported higher revenue and profit for the March quarter.

PTI

Google has said first-quarter profit edged higher from a year ago as the Internet giant reported... »

Infosys springs a surprise, announces another 1:1 bonus issue

R Yegya Narayanan

The board of directors of Infosys Ltd sprang a surprise today by recommending a bonus is... »

Other Gadgets

Customers queue up as they wait to buy the Apple Watch at a store in Paris, France, April 24, 2015. Photo: REUTERS

Apple Watch: Software developers see more apps coming

Reuters

Software developers who tried on an Apple Watch for the first time on Friday predicted a rush of... »

Computers & Laptops

Growth in the PC shipments centered on portables, particularly around emerging product categories such as Chromebooks, Bing, Ultraslims and Convertibles.

PC sales decline in Q1; mobile PCs, hybrids pick up

PTI

Global PC shipments — desktops, notebooks and laptops — witnessed a decline in the range of 5.2-... »

Mobiles & Tablets

Hugo Barra, VP Xiaomi ,Global during launch of Xiaomi smartphone Mi4i in New Delhi on Thursday. Photo: Kamal Narang

Xiaomi launches Mi 4i at Rs 12,999; Mi Band coming to India soon

R Dinakaran

Xiaomi has launched its much awaited Mi 4i in the Capital today. The Mi 4i is Xiaomi's... »  

Hospitality firms turn to social media for marketing

Amrita Nair-Ghaswalla

Hospitality companies appear to be significantly increasing their social media spends as the digital world has “revolutionised” marketing strategies, say company officials and experts. ... »

Uninor to charge local rates for calls to Nepal till April 28

Our Bureau

All the calls made to Nepal from any Uninor number in India will be treated as local calls. Telecom services provider Uninor has extended this offer till April 28. "The natural... »

Rishad Premji: A quiet doer

PRADEESH CHANDRAN

When last week India’s third largest IT services firm Wipro announced the induction of Rishad Premji, 38, to its board, it understandably led to market talk about him now being just a step away fr... »

Kaspersky offers new security package for tiny firms

K V Kurmanath

The Moscow-based Internet security solutions firm Kaspersky Lab has announced a security package for small firms with less than 25 employees. The company said the package offers good pr... »

Mauj Mobile to raise $30-50 million for appstore play

Adith Charlie

Mauj Mobile is seeking to raise primary investment of up to $50 million (about ₹300 crore) million as part of its transformation from a mobile value added services (VAS) company to a provider of n... »

Aircel offers free calls to quake victims

Our Bureau

Aircel has announced free calls for all its customers to the earthquake hit Nepal for the next two days (April 27, 28). All the pre-paid and post-paid customers can make the calls to their kin stra... »

Nepal quake: Technology helps families, friends locate loved ones

Screenshot of Google Person Finder 2015 for Nepal Earthquake.

PTI

At a time when Nepal and parts of India have been convulsed by a devastating earthquake, modern web technology is turning out to be a boon as distressed family members are able to locate their lov... »  

Apple Watch: Software developers see more apps coming

Customers queue up as they wait to buy the Apple Watch at a store in Paris, France, April 24, 2015. Photo: REUTERS

Reuters

Software developers who tried on an Apple Watch for the first time on Friday predicted a rush of new apps over the next few months, particularly in areas including health and messaging. D... »

Infosys: weak all-round

K. Venkatasubramanian, BL Research Bureau

Most numbers fall short of peers’ »

Majesco in pact with N American cos

Our Bureau

Majesco, a global provider of core systems and services to the insurance industry, has signed agreements with four North American insurance carriers in the last one month. Financial detail... »

We need Make in India for manufacturing revolution: Nasscom Chairman

Infosys net rises 3.5% at Rs 3,097 cr in Q4

'Non-neutral net regime will impact free software movement’

Past mistakes won’t be repeated; Alcatel on merger with Nokia

SoftBank, Micromax deal hits valuation hurdle

The E just dropped its top!

Tatas woo buyers with automatic Nano

‘There is strong momentum now in India’

RCom closes bond sale to raise $300 mn

Our Bureau

Reliance Communications has announced that it has issued and closed senior secured bonds to raise $ 300 million. The Notes have a tenor of five and half years due in 2020 and carry a coupon of 6.5... »

Cochin Chamber opposes website discrimination

V. Sajeev Kumar

Net neutrality critical for start-ups »

Bharti Infratel Q4 profit up 18% at Rs 558 cr

PTI

Bharti Airtel’s tower unit Bharti Infratel today reported 18 per cent jump in its consolidated net profit at Rs 558 crore for the quarter ended March 31, 2015.The company had reported a net... »

Capgemini to buy US-based iGATE in $4-bn deal

A view shows the Indian headquarters of iGate in Bangalore

Reuters

French IT services company Capgemini said on Monday it planned to buy US-based iGATE Corp for $4-billion cash in a deal that will make North America its biggest market. iGATE, a technolo... »

Telcos offer free calls to Nepal

Our Bureau

Indian telecom have pitched in with free calls, waiving of roaming charges and treating all calls to Nepal as local calls, in their attempts to support the Himalayan kingdom of Nepal that was affe... »

Telecom operators slash call rates to quake-hit Nepal

PTI

Telecom operators MTS India and Tata Teleservices today said they have slashed charges for calls made to earthquake-hit Nepal to support disaster relief efforts.State-run telecom firms BSNL... »

Ratan Tata invests in Chinese mobile phone maker Xiaomi

Ratan Tata, chairman Emeritus of Tata Sons, meets Hugo Barra, Vice President of Xiaomi Global, and Manu Jain, Head of Mi India Operations. Mr. Tata has invested in Xiaomi, the first investment made by any Indian into the fast-growing smartphone company.

Our Bureau

Amount not disclosed; start of an exciting journey, says Xiaomi founder »

Kallidus buy to give Infosys presence in e-commerce services

Our Bureau

This is software major’s second acquisition this year »
Workspace

When HR meets social media: brave new world of recruitments

Amrita Nair-Ghaswalla

A major factor determining hiring these days is the growing influence and reach of social media and big data. However, human resource (HR) experts insist that conventional and new age pract... »

CSK is the Tweeple’s choice

CSK captain MS Dhoni plays a shot during the IPL. - VIJAY SONEJI

Our Bureau

Even as Chennai Super Kings completed their fourth win in five games on April 22, it also happened to be the most mentioned Indian Premier League (IPL) team on Twitter from April 16-22, ac... »

Hospitality sector hikes social media spend for biz growth

Telcos support Net neutrality

Apple Watch finally goes on sale

Not just products, e-com delivering on jobs front too

Wipro: effects of currency fluctuations, energy verticals’ muted showing may spill into 2016 Q1

Smile! You are on Transcend’s DrivePro 220 video recorder

Yamaha wants India to step it up

BL Ink

It’s the time to disco: Youngsters gravitate towards Meow Meow since it often allows them to stay up for days and dance all night. Photo: K.R Deepak

Cat’s got your tongue

mohini chaudhuri

A relatively unknown party drug - Meow Meow - tightens its stranglehold on the urban youngsters of Mumbai »

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