Tata Communications partners with European Tour for IoT, VR solutions in golf

Team TC

Mumbai-headquartered telecommunications firm Tata Communications and PGA (Professional Golfers’ Association) European Tour ....

26 September, 2019

Enterprise Tech Dispatch: Facebook acquires mind control tech startup, Huawei warns of stopping investments

Anirban Ghoshal

Mark Zuckerberg-led social network Facebook is acquiring New York-based mind control tech developing startup CTRL-Labs for $500 ....

24 September, 2019

10 things you need to know about JioFiber

Om Athavale

After disrupting the Indian telecom industry by offering competitively priced high-speed internet access in 2016, Reliance Jio ....

6 September, 2019

Updating algorithms to cut AI bias, creating iterations of ML: Amazon Web Services’ Klein

Anirban Ghoshal

Jeff Bezos-led Amazon’s cloud services division, Amazon Web Services (AWS), has been continuously working on updating algorithms ....

18 June, 2019

Visual tech called extended reality may steer you to a perilous crossroads: Accenture study

Anirban Ghoshal

Newer visual technologies such as extended reality (XR) pose new dangers to the wellbeing of individuals and society as a whole, ....

17 May, 2019

This AR startup wants to reimagine animation with machine learning

Anirban Ghoshal

For decades, avid fans of sci-fi and superheroes have become accustomed to holographic characters popping out of devices or dashboards ....

26 April, 2019

AR and VR-enabled stores to attract 100 mn customers by next year: Gartner

Anirban Ghoshal

More than 100 million consumers will shop in augmented reality or virtual reality-enabled stores by 2020, according to a report ....

1 April, 2019

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

Infosys to bring advanced data analytics, AR-VR to this major tennis event

Vignesh Ananthraj

Homegrown IT services giant Infosys has announced a three-year strategic technology partnership with Roland-Garros (also known ....

22 March, 2019

Govt may partially fund Nasscom’s Futureskills platform for general use

Shweta Sharma

The Indian government is likely to partially finance a skilling service platform that the IT industry group Nasscom created last ....

11 March, 2019

Millennials more enthused about augmented reality than teenagers: Ericsson study

Vignesh Ananthraj

Gaming now makes up 26% of all media consumption hours and is considered more important by the millennial age group of 24-35 rather ....

7 March, 2019

Synechron unveils accelerator programme for wealth managers

Vignesh Ananthraj

IT consulting firm Synechron Inc. has launched an accelerator programme to help wealth managers use technology, data science and ....

28 February, 2019

Interior design VR startup Flipspaces raises $3.5 mn from PE firm

Kavya Kothiyal

Virtual reality-based interior design and contracting firm Flipspaces has raised $3.5 million (Rs 24 crore at current exchange ....

7 January, 2019

Facebook rejigs Oculus team in bid to make VR mainstream

Anand J

Facebook has reorganised its virtual reality (VR) Oculus team in an effort to speed up its mission to make it more mainstream, ....

5 November, 2018

How Dassault Systèmes uses virtual tools to gauge a product’s real effects

Anirban Ghoshal

As developing economies such as India scale towards development, they face multiple problems such as rapid urbanisation and pollution ....

5 November, 2018

Internet and Mobile Association forms panel to promote augmented, virtual reality

Shweta Sharma

The Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) said in a statement it has formed a committee tasked with promoting augmented ....

30 October, 2018

Hyundai partners Tatas to conjure up virtual worlds for autonomous-car research

Anirban Ghoshal

South Korean automobile parts maker Hyundai Mobis Co. Ltd has partnered product design firm Tata Elxsi to create virtual worlds ....

10 October, 2018

Facebook and RED Digital Cinema release specs for 360-degree VR camera

Shweta Sharma

Social networking giant Facebook and professional video camera company RED Digital Cinema have launched the hardware design and ....

28 September, 2018

Housing.com is integrating VR with touchscreens for 3D tours of properties

Payal Ganguly

Online real estate platform Housing.com has launched a native virtual reality (VR) product which can display projects in 3D. Using ....

10 September, 2018

Augmented reality gaining an edge over virtual reality, finds Capgemini study

Shweta Sharma

Immersive technologies such as augmented reality and virtual reality will become mainstream in business operations in coming years, ....

10 September, 2018

Tech Mahindra to plunge fans of US football team into virtual reality

Anirban Ghoshal

IT firm Tech Mahindra has signed a multi-year deal with Jacksonville Jaguars to immerse fans of the American professional football ....

16 August, 2018