Facebook introduces AI initiative for disaster relief, blood donations and more

Anand J

Social media behemoth Facebook has announced a slew of initiatives to deliver social and inclusive growth by using emerging technologies ....

28 March, 2019

Google sets up external ethics council for AI, other emerging technologies

Anand J

Alphabet Inc.'s Google has formed an external advisory council for the responsible development of artificial intelligence ....

27 March, 2019
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Aided by frontier tech, firms to accelerate into next phase of digital transformation

Team TC

As enterprises across the board seek to digitally transform themselves to scale up operations more efficiently, frontier technologies ....

25 March, 2019

Transworld’s Ritesh Ramakrishnan on why the shipping firm moved ops to the cloud

Anand J

Since its inception 42 years ago, Mumbai-based Transworld has evolved into not just a shipping agency but a logistics company ....

25 March, 2019

Revenue management platform Voiro raises pre-Series A funding

Binu Paul

Bengaluru-based Voiro, a revenue management suite for ad-led digital publishers, has raised Rs 2.5 crore ($363,023 at current ....

22 March, 2019

How Cvent is using its first-mover SaaS edge to disrupt the global events management market

Anirban Ghoshal

For Reggie Aggarwal, founder and chief executive officer (CEO) of events management software company Cvent, it all started with ....

22 March, 2019
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Ahead of polls, WhatsApp and Nasscom join hands to fight fake news

Shweta Sharma

In the run-up to the general elections, WhatsApp has collaborated with Nasscom Foundation, the social arm of National Association ....

18 March, 2019

IBM’s Ginni Rometty sees AI and cloud driving new business for Indian enterprises

Anirban Ghoshal

IBM chief executive officer Ginni Rometty sees new business in India coming from enterprises that seek to scale up artificial ....

15 March, 2019

Facebook forays into music in India; users can now share hits in posts

Payal Ganguly

Facebook has forayed into music in India, with the social media platform announcing licensing deals with T-Series, Zee Music Company ....

15 March, 2019

Facebook loses top execs as product boss, WhatsApp chief Chris Daniels resign

Reuters

Facebook Inc's chief product officer and one of its earliest employees, Chris Cox, said on Thursday he is leaving ....

15 March, 2019
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Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram face major global outage

Reuters

Facebook Inc struggled to restore its services fully on Thursday after a 17-hour partial outage made the world's largest ....

14 March, 2019

HCL Tech to buy Strong-Bridge Envision to boost digital transformation skills

Team TC

HCL Technologies Ltd said on Wednesday it has agreed to acquire US-based Strong-Bridge Envision to enhance its digital transformation ....

13 March, 2019

Criteo's India MD on competing with Google and Facebook, focus areas and more

Anand J

French advertisement-technology company Criteo is among the few companies that have been able to take on the might of Google and ....

13 March, 2019

Mobile engagement firm Karix rolls out app-less services for Yes Bank

Vignesh Ananthraj

Karix Mobile Pvt. Ltd, which provides mobile engagement and communication services for enterprises, has partnered Yes Bank for ....

12 March, 2019

IBM to boost skills of more than 200,000 Indian women

Anand J

Tech giant IBM has announced several partnerships to enhance the skills and careers of around 200,000 female students in the science, ....

12 March, 2019

How Bigo is cashing in on India's craze for live-streaming

Payal Ganguly

Sunita, a single mother, was finding it difficult to support her family with her earnings as an HR professional. Things changed ....

12 March, 2019

Akamai rolls out updates for enterprise cloud migration

Vignesh Ananthraj

Nasdaq-listed cloud services firm Akamai Technologies Inc. has released enhancements for cloud migration to protect apps, and ....

8 March, 2019

Zoho snaps up HR automation startup ePoise Systems in maiden acqui-hire

Anand J

Homegrown enterprise tech firm Zoho has bought Bengaluru-based hiring automation startup ePoise Systems for an undisclosed sum ....

7 March, 2019

Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp to work closely with EC ahead of elections

Payal Ganguly

In a meeting with the parliamentary committee on information technology, Facebook group vice-president for global policy Joel ....

7 March, 2019

Facebook sees its future in private chats, says Zuckerberg

Reuters

Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Wednesday the company would encrypt conversations on more of its messaging ....

7 March, 2019

Exclusive: Dailyhunt to raise $173 mn from Goldman Sachs, valuation to soar

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bengaluru-based Versé Innovation Pvt. Ltd, which operates local-language content and news aggregator Dailyhunt, is raising ....

5 March, 2019