HUL, Paper Boat among brands betting big on next wave of tech

Nevertheless, the journey from SMAC (social, mobile, analytics, cloud) to DARQ has its challenges as some of the companies are still transforming digitally. Accenture believes the biggest challenge is transforming IT into new IT.
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Coronavirus outbreak may disrupt Apple iPhone production ramp up plans, says report

Apple has asked its suppliers, many of whom have manufacturing centers in China, to make up to 80 million iPhones in the first half of 2020, the Nikkei reported, citing people familiar with the compan

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OPPO signs pact with IIT Hyderabad for research in 5G, AI, others

The MoU which was signed on January 13, will facilitate the exchange of ideas and carry out state-of-the-art research in the development of advanced and emerging technologies.

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Can Facebook have your data and yet not have it?

Plus, every time a user asks to be revealed companies can share in the revenues from advertisements. But a decentralised AI will have its disadvantages as well.

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Here’s all you wanted to know about wireless charging

Wireless charging can be used everywhere, in smartphones and IoT devices, but more importantly in medical devices.

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Data science firm Gramener counts penguins with help of AI

The model uses a density-based counting approach to approximate the number of penguins in clusters of different sizes from the images.

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Sharp, IIT-Delhi scientists work on clean air tech

Using the results as a reference, IIT Delhi and Sharp selected three types of PAHs to test the effectiveness of Plasmacluster against these PAHs.

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Cybersecurity: How new firms are helping enterprises not let hackers get better of them

While security codes and antivirus softwares have their own place along with virtual private networks (VPNs), Kratikal Technologies is helping employees get smarter against phishing, spoofing and oth

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Republic Day 2020: Google’s vibrant doodle showcases diversity, harmony of India

The rest of the three letters carry colourful images of life in India, making the logo of the search giant stand out, against a rich tapestry of the backdrop.

Google India also tweeted the special doodle and wished people on the occasion. News

Samsung logs lowest market share in 4 years, loses No 2 slot to China’s Vivo

Xiaomi grew 7% YoY in Q4 2019 and 5% YoY in 2019 driven by expansion in offline channels and strong performance of Redmi Note series. India is now the biggest market for the company, surpassing its ho

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Cybersecurity: New companies are helping enterprises fight hacking menace

While attacks have gotten much more advanced since, hackers try to now get you to reset passwords or reverify pins, IT/internet services providers are yet to get hold of such techniques.

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Amazon, Flipkart eyeing refurbished goods market in India: Will the bet pay off?

Globally, the online second-hand goods market is flourishing.

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Honor 9X : Here’s why you should buy this phone for its looks

Honor 9X is a strikingly beautiful device that looks sharp, performs well, has a solid battery life and provides a great user experience at an attractive price

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Penguin watch: Data science firm Gramener counts penguins with help of AI

A new crowd counting solution helps researchers count penguin populations more accurately

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Google, Apple clash over web browser privacy

The Intelligent Tracking Prevention feature on Apple’s Safari web browser, which is meant to block tracking software used by digital advertisers, can be abused to do the exact opposite, according to

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Vivo’s iQOO set to launch 5G smartphone soon in India; Check date, time

According to research firm IDC, the smartphone shipments in India grew 9.3 per cent in July-September to touch a record high of 46.6 million units.

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Shocking! Algorithms of online platforms maximise profits from hateful digital content

Digital platforms are an enabler of real-world crime. In the real world, between 10-20 per cent of all children are abused before the age of 18 and in most cases by someone they know.

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WEF 2020: World Economic Forum unveils new internet security principles to help protect up to 1 billion users

The impact of indiscriminate malicious activity online can be significant and carries an estimated global price tag of USD 6 trillion in 2021, the WEF said.

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POCO looking to become independent legal entity in India, to launch new device in February

Speaking to PTI, POCO India General Manager C Manmohan said the company is working on becoming an independent legal entity in India to operate as a distinct company.

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Twitter android app crashing? Here’s how to fix the bug

The move comes after reports of the android app of the microblogging site crashing poured in from users across the world.

Twitter announced that Android app has been fixed and the users can easily update the app (Reuters image) News

Artificial Intelligence: 69% of routine work currently done by managers will be completely automated by 2024, says Gartner

AI and emerging technologies will undeniably change the role of the manager and will allow employees to extend their degree of responsibility and influence, without taking on management tasks, Gartner

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India to create its own WhatsApp! Govt proposes its alternative service for secure messaging

GIMS, which is currently under testing, will be used by govt departments for secure official communication

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Cryptographic risks from quantum computing for tech companies

That means data pilfered today may be safe for now, but could become vulnerable once quantum computers arrive.

Data safely encrypted by today’s standards will become easy to decrypt in a quantum future. (Representative image) News

Acer Swift 3 note: Here’s why this latest device is your ideal travel mate

Stylish, powerful and lightweight, Acer Swift 3 provides a great computing experience for a range of users

The first thing that will strike you about Acer Swift 3 notebook is that it’s elegant, light and powerful. News
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