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OTT & VoD data traffic in India grew 1,317% during Covid, gaming rose 1,007%: Ivo Ivanov

Rural data consumption has increased in comparison to urban India, but this figure is only for mobile data usage.

Data security a front-ranking concern in telehealth

Similarly, different positions are enunciated by DISHA and the PDP Bill.

Boom Audio Shell Earbuds: Enjoy your music everywhere

Simple controls, great audio quality and battery life make these wireless buds a hot pick

HDFC cuts RPLR by 5 bps, home loans now at 6.75%

Even as housing loan growth shrank to 7.7% year-on-year (y-o-y) as on January 29 from 17.5% a year ago, it remains one of the faster-growing credit segments and exceeds the rate of overall non-food credit growth in the banking system.

Samsung Galaxy A12: This mid-ranger offers a lot of bang for your buck

Galaxy A12 is a smart, stylish and ultra-fast phone that sports a 6.5-inch HD+Infinity-V display, 48MP Quad cameras and 5000mAh battery

Digital banking: Tapping the power of cloud to empower financial institutions

Infosys’ Finacle is investing in cloud native offerings to help banks meet growing demand for digital financial services in the post-pandemic era

YES Bank gets shareholders’ nod to raise Rs 10,000 crore

YES Bank MD and CEO Prashant Kumar had earlier said the board’s approval to raise Rs 10,000 crore was an enabling provision for raising funds as and when required.

CGTMSE: 6 lakh MSE loans approved under SIDBI’s credit scheme; Bajaj Finance, Union Bank top lenders

Credit and Finance for MSMEs: The government had earlier increased the loan disbursal limit under CGTMSE from Rs 1 crore to Rs 2 crore. The scheme’s corpus was also increased from Rs 2.5 lakh crore to Rs 7.5 lakh crore rupees.

Infosys, Accenture to cover COVID-19 vaccination costs for Indian workers

So far, the federal government has procured the two COVID-19 vaccines approved in India - AstraZeneca's shot being developed by the Serum Institute, and local player Bharat Biotech's COVAXIN - at fixed prices and distributed them free of cost.

DoT’s wireless monitoring wing brings down 140 illegal mobile signal boosters in Delhi

The raids were conducted between February 18 and 24 in several parts of Delhi, including Connaught Place, Hauz Khas and Nehru Place.

Twitter brings its Clubhouse-rival Spaces to Android but conditions apply

Spaces, which is coming up as a competitor to the invite-only audio chat platform Clubhouse, seems like an extension of Twitter's venture into voice-based features.

SBI Card customers can now make transactions on Jio Pay platform

The SBI Card portfolio has been enabled on the Jio Pay service from March 2, 2021, SBI Card said in a regulatory filing.

JPMorgan goes ‘out of this world’ to test blockchain tech; may set stage for payments between IoT devices

According to GomSpace, space-based payments have opened the door to a potential peer-to-peer DvP (data versus payment) satellite marketplace in the long term, as private companies prepare to launch their own constellations.

Housing sales in Chennai may increase at least 30% in 2021; prices may rise up to 5%: PropTiger

On prices, Rangarajan said a significant section of buyers have realised that prices are not going to go down any further and discount offers offered by developers are also going down.

Microsoft Teams calls will be end-to-end encrypted soon, PowerPoint integration and new presenter tools also incoming

At present, the meetings held over Microsoft Teams are not protected by end-to-end encryption.

Fintech adoption: How startups have impacted banking, financial services, insurance in India so far

The advent of fintech players had somehow made banks a little bit conventional in the initial years. However, banks are now joining forces with fintech startups to upgrade their existing systems and enable smoother operations to deliver a better experience for consumers.

Samsung Galaxy S21+ review: The right choice?

Is Samsung’s new ‘value flagship’ Galaxy, the right choice? We find out.

PayPal to hire over 1,000 engineers for India development centres in 2021

Digital payments major PayPal on Wednesday said it will hire 1,000 engineers this year for its India development centres across Bengaluru, Chennai, and Hyderabad.

Autos, bikes continue to drive e-mobility’s post-Covid recovery even as cab booking sees lowest recovery rate

The gross book value (GBV) of the e-mobility sector, led by Ola, Uber, Rapido, and others, recovered from $259 million in January 2020 to $164 million in January 2021 with 83 per cent of the value coming from the top seven metros including Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, and others.