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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... »

Mobile services market in India to touch $19.2 bn in 2014: Gartner

Mobile connections in India will grow to 815 million in 2014, an 8 per cent increase from 755 mi... »

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... »

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... »

Mastek consolidated net dips 88%

IT Solutions company Mastek has reported 88 per cent dip in consolidated net profit for the quarter ended June 30, 2014.Net profit went down to Rs 85 lakh as against Rs 7.1 crore reported in... »

ING Vysya selects Mindtree as strategic digital partner

ING Vysya Bank has selected Mindtree as strategic digital partner for its next generation mobility program. As part of this deal, Mindtree will help ING Vysya deliver multi-channel and m... »

Airtel gets 3G licence in Niger

Telecom major Bharti Airtel today said it has been granted a 3G licence in Niger, paving the way for roll-out of the latest mobile technology in the country.“The licence acquisition is also... »

Mobile ads push Facebook’s Q2 profits to $791 mn

Facebook recorded a net profit of $791 million, a 138 per cent increase over the second quarter last year, the social media network said on Wednesday. Revenue rose 61 per cent, to $2.9 b... »

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

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

Profitability may continue to elude TCS in China

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

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

Wipro Q1 net up 30% at Rs 2,100 cr

Wipro Ltd has reported a 30 per cent increase in net profit to Rs 2,100 crore during the first quarter of this fiscal on a year-on-year basis beating street expectations. The IT outsourcer... »

Oplus launches XonPhone 5 on Snapdeal

Buoyed by the consumer response to its tablet, handset maker Oplus Technologies today launched its smartphone, XonPhone 5, for the Indian market, priced at Rs 7,999. The company, a subsi... »

Hacking virus ‘Bladabindi’ on the prowl in Indian cyberspace

Cyber security sleuths have alerted Indian Internet users against hacking attempts of a clandestine multi-identity virus—Bladabindi—which steals sensitive personal information of a user for nefari... »

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

Payment bank services to improve telcos’ revenues

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

Infosys inks pact with Daimler

Demand for Xiaomi Mi 3 sends Flipkart site crashing

Google Maps now in Hindi

BSNL gets SAP certification for hosting services

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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