Enterprise Tech Dispatch: US ups the battle against China in AI, Noida startup aids battery analytics

Anirban Ghoshal

Even as governments across the world seek to capitalise on frontier technologies for security and defence capabilities, two countries, ....

13 September, 2019

Enterprise Tech Dispatch: Game over for Huawei in India? TikTok cares about your mental health

Anirban Ghoshal

Officials from Australia’s cybersecurity agency Australian Signals Directorate (ASD) have advised India’s government ....

10 September, 2019

Microsoft to train govt officials in AI, cloud computing skills

Shweta Sharma

Microsoft India today launched the Digital Governance Tech Tour, a national programme to deliver critical artificial intelligence ....

27 August, 2019

Jio set to disrupt cloud business; US court refuses to reopen racial bias case against TCS

Team TC

A US court has refused to hold a fresh trial in the TCS discrimination case. After telecom, Jio is set to disrupt cloud business ....

27 August, 2019

Dell, Niti Aayog launch student internship programme

Shweta Sharma

US-based technology giant Dell Technologies has started a student internship programme in partnership with NITI Aayog’ s ....

22 August, 2019

Govt to build data & analytics platform; FaceApp in new row

Team TC

The government is planning a new data platform. Microsoft shares rally on cloud show. FaceApp is facing a new challenge. NITI ....

19 July, 2019

Angel tax on agenda as startups prepare to pepper new govt with policy requests

Payal Ganguly

With India’s general election wrapped up, startups and lobbies representing them are set to reach out to government departments ....

30 May, 2019

Niti Aayog seeks $1 bn for cloud boost; TCS exec to lead Tata Sons’ digital push

Anirban Ghoshal

Niti Aayog, the country’s top policy think-tank, is seeking Rs 7,500 crore (more than $1 billion) from the department of ....

20 May, 2019

Flashback 2018: Blockchain still a buzzword in India amid ‘cryptocalypse’

Anirban Ghoshal

It has been a year of mixed fortunes for blockchain in India. In the build-up to the new year, the distributed ledger technology ....

28 December, 2018

Municipal corporation in Bengal is now issuing blockchain-based birth certificates

Anirban Ghoshal

A municipal corporation in West Bengal has started issuing birth certificates via a blockchain system of records, according ....

20 December, 2018

India, UK govts co-host tech event; startup fund in the works

Shweta Sharma

The governments of India and the United Kingdom (UK) on Wednesday co-hosted FutureTech Fest in New Delhi, bringing together more ....

12 December, 2018

Mindtree partners with Indian Institute of Science to boost AI research

Anirban Ghoshal

Technology services provider Mindtree has tied up with Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru to advance research in the field ....

15 November, 2018

Govt’s Atal Innovation Mission to roll out 5,000 startups in four years

Kavya Kothiyal

In the next four years, think tank Niti Aayog’s flagship programme the Atal Innovation Mission (AIM) expects to see about ....

12 November, 2018

Niti Aayog ties up with Microsoft to use AI, cloud in farm and other sectors

Anirban Ghoshal

Satya Nadella-led tech giant Microsoft Corp has tied up with Niti Aayog, India’s top government policy think tank, to help ....

12 October, 2018

Indian govt to keep one eye on data privacy while tapping emerging tech

Anirban Ghoshal

The Indian government intends to harness big data, analytics and artificial intelligence for real-world applications while ensuring ....

13 August, 2018

Why most Indian blockchain developers may be forced to hunt for jobs abroad

Shweta Sharma

Eight out of every 10 blockchain developers in India will be forced to move abroad or work exclusively on foreign projects if ....

18 July, 2018

Indian auto sector plans to implement blockchain for vendor management

Anirban Ghoshal

Automobile companies and component makers are looking to implement a blockchain solution for vendor management purposes in what ....

11 July, 2018

IISc wants to build a semiconductor unit to reduce India's dependence on imports

Shweta Sharma

The Union government is likely to begin a feasibility study for a Rs 2,500-crore semiconductor fabrication unit proposed by the ....

26 June, 2018

Niti Aayog to launch countrywide UPI-like blockchain project

Shweta Sharma

The Indian government will soon float a blockchain project that will function like the unified payments interface (UPI) platform, ....

20 June, 2018

Govt mulls changing IP law to boost research in artificial intelligence

Anirban Ghoshal

The Indian government is considering changing certain aspects of the intellectual property (IP) law in order to boost research ....

15 June, 2018

Niti Aayog report captures potential of AI in healthcare, other sectors

Anirban Ghoshal

The central government’s top policy think tank, Niti Aayog, has identified five areas -- healthcare, agriculture, education, ....

5 June, 2018