Tata’s Jaguar rivals with Tesla with 480 km range electric car

Jaguar I-pace 0 to 60mph in 4.8 seconds

0 to 100km in 4.8 seconds and 480km claimed range in single fast charge. Is this the beginning of a new era? British car maker Jaguar Landrover owned by Indian conglomerate Tata has launched I-pace electric SUV at Geneva Motor Show 2018. The Jaguar I-pace is the first standalone electric […]

Virgin Hyperloop signs MoU for Pune – Mumbai route

Pune Mumbai hyperloop

Virgin Hyperloop has signed MoU with Government of Maharashtra to develop the network between Mumbai and Pune. Virgin Hyperloop One Chairman Sir Richard Branson announced the Framework Agreement in the presence of the PM Narendra Modi and Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis to begin the development of the route. This historic […]

Competition Commission of India fines Google for search bias

Google India fine

The Competition Commission of India has fined Rs 135.86 crores to Google India for search bias. The Competition Commission of India has found Google to have abused its dominant position in online web searches and web search advertising services in India. The complaint was filed by Matrimony.com Limited and Consumer […]

Research is key for India’s prowess in science and technology

India Science Technology

The economic survey 2017-18 has shed some light on India’s under-investment in science and technology. Although Indian scientists and technologists are considered amongst the best in the world, India is still far from its peer nations. Organisations like ISRO, DRDO, HAL, Infosys, Wipro etc are well-known in the prowess in […]

Dutch banking giants hit by DDOS attack

DDoS attack worldwide

Banking and financial services in the Netherlands were at a standstill as the country’s biggest banks and financial services systems were attacked by the potentially dangerous DDoS attack. Offline banking and online banking services of ABN AMRO, ING, and Rabo Bank were severely hit on 27th and 28th January. Internet […]

Robotic Process Automation to create 2 lakh jobs in India by 2021

RPA jobs India

Enterprises of today are challenged with the technological shift in the areas of business. To help businesses meet challenges, organisations are adopting technology and automation solutions to enable best-in-class Business Process Outsourcing. One technology which is gaining rapid favour is Robotic Process Automation (RPA), an automation which can handle day-to-day recurring […]

India’s fastest supercomputer, Pratyush will enable block-level weather forecasting.

IMD

India becomes the first Asian country to have petaflop computing facility. India, being an agrarian economy, is highly dependent on annual monsoon rainfall. With the increasing risks of El Nino, pollution and depletion in green cover, rainfall is day-by-day getting abnormal affecting the lives and the GDP of India. Accurate […]

India aims for average broadband speed of 50Mbps by 2020

High speed internet for Digital India

Moving towards Digital India Telecom Regulatory Authority of India has released consultation paper of National Telecom Policy 2018. The upcoming policy seeks an investment of more than USD 100 billion in next few years with an eye on rural consumers. The policy aims towards India being among the top digital […]

Give your data the security it deserves

Dell Cyber Security

As per Global Information Security Survey 2016-17 by EY, 33% of Indian companies don’t have any Security Operations Center (SOC) as compared to 44% worldwide. Besides, 44% companies in our country don’t have any or minimum vulnerability identification capability. India is at risk of cybercrimes and data breaches. And increasingly, […]

RBI lowers card transaction rate for small businesses to boost digital payments

RBI MDR Digital Payments

FinTech companies welcome RBI’s decision to lower Merchant Discount Rate Digital payments are expected to reach new horizons with good news from India’s Reserve Bank of India. RBI has decided to low Merchant Discount Rate for small and medium businesses in India. Politicians and RBI shifted its goal posts to […]