Airtel becomes first telecom operator to launch 4G services in Andaman & Nicobar Islands.

Bharti Airtel, India’s leading telecommunications services provider has announced the launch of its 4G services in Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Airtel is the first mobile operator to launch high speed data services on the archipelago, which is now connected to the digital superhighway. The 4G rollout is part of Project […]

L&T Infotech and ACORD announce collaboration to drive Digital Adoption in the Insurance industry.

Safety

Larsen & Toubro Infotech, a global technology consulting and digital solutions company, and ACORD, the global data standards-setting body for the insurance industry, expanded their long-standing alliance to develop a comprehensive set of digital standards & solutions for the Insurance industry. These digital standards and reference architectures will enable microservices-powered […]

Chevron, Total and India’s Reliance Industries join Blockchain-based oil trading platform.

World’s leading oil marketers, including Total, Chevron and Reliance Industry have joined London-based blockchain oil trading platform named Vakt. Launched in November 2018, the BFOET (Brent, Forties, Oseberg, Ekofisk and Troll) crude oil market, the VAKT platform manages physical energy transactions from trade entry to final settlement, eliminating reconciliation and paper-based processes. […]

JioMusic is now JioSaavn… but its only free for a limited period.

Jio Saavn

With the new update, existing users of JioMusic will not able to listen to already downloaded content. Several users on Twitter have reported that JioMusic has told its users to download JioSaavn which offers more premium service, but only for a period of 90 days. JioSaavn is an offering by Saavn […]

IBM and IIT Delhi collaborate to advance AI research in India.

Artificial Intelligence

Global IT firm IBM and IIT Delhi today announced that the university will join the AI Horizons Network as part of a multi-year research collaboration on artificial intelligence (AI). The aim is to discover novel AI techniques which can help organizations take informed decisions by being able to logically reason […]

TCS partners with ENGIE Laborelec to protect critical tech infrastructure against cyber attacks.

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Indian tech MNC Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has partnered with Belgium’s ENGIE Laborelec to protect next-gen critical tech infrastructure from cyber attacks. ENGIE Laborelec has a unique methodology in industrial control systems cyber security which is based on more than 10 years of hands-on experience, international networking, co-operation and compliance with […]

Artificial Intelligence tech enables EarlySalary to lend instantly within 10 minutes.

EarlySalary Fintech

Gone are the days when lending used to be a month-long monotonous process. New-age digital lenders like EarlySalary are banking on Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning (AI/ML) based processes for instant and paperless approvals. With its AI enabled tech backbone, EarlySalary makes loan approvals easy and quick along with reducing […]

Reliance Jio disrupts Broadband segment with acquisition of Hathway and Den Networks.

Net Neutrality

After disrupting the mobile internet segment, India’s largest internet service provider Reliance Jio is set to enter broadband internet business. The Jio GigaFiber has announced that they may offer internet speeds of up to 1 GBPS in 1100 cities at reasonable prices. In its welcome offer, Jio Gigafiber offers 100 MBPS […]

Tech Mahindra ties with Israel Aerospace Industries to provide Cyber Security solutions to Governments and Enterprises.

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Tech Mahindra, a leading provider of digital transformation, consulting and business re-engineering services and solutions and ELTA Systems Ltd., a group and subsidiary of Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI), globally recognized as a leader in developing military and commercial aerospace technology and one of Israel’s leading cyber security companies, have partnered […]

Tez is now Pay. Google’s UPI based payment app offers instant bank loan.

When PM Modi launched BHIM app which offers seamless fund transfers through UPI, global IT giants like Whatsapp and Google were quick to join the payment scenario. Google’s Tez became the most used UPI app beating BHIM. And this miracle happened as Google was paying Rs 51 for every first […]