Vishal Chawla

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Key takeaways from Oracle OpenWorld 2018; focus on autonomous cloud

At Oracle's annual flagship event, the company revealed plans for a next generation of cloud, fueled by intelligent and autonomous technologies. 

Paytm enters Japan with PayPay mobile wallet

Paytm's Japanese mobile wallet service is rolled out in partnership with PayPay Corporation, a joint venture between the Japanese SoftBank and Yahoo Japan. 

Digital payment wallets will be interoperable: RBI's mandate decoded

With the proposed system, digital wallet providers and participants (merchants and users) will be able to settle transactions across all systems in a unified way.

Samsung buys analytics firm Zhilabs for 5G capability expansion

Samsung wants to leverage Zhilabs in improving its 5G network rollouts, as well as to ensure quality services related to automated driving and IoT. 

Internet and Mobile Association of India creates enterprise blockchain committee

Tina Singh, chief digital officer, Mahindra Finance has been elected to chair the IAMAI blockchain committee, alongside Prasanna Lohar, Head –Innovation and Architecture, DCB Bank Limited who will be the co-chairman. 

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies: A look back at his life milestones

Allen has been an avid technology investor and philanthropist, having spearheaded multiple high-tech ventures. At 21, he co-founded Microsoft with Bill Gates in 1975. 

Google Cloud's recent announcements that IT managers need to know

From API monitoring to dual-region cloud storage, these recent announcements are crucial for IT managers that rely on Google services for their workloads. 

Crypto startup Pundi X makes history with first ever blockchain phone call

The phone call was made using a device called the Xphone, which relies on the new blockchain ecosystem Function X and runs independently in a secure manner, without needing a centralized mobile carrier. 

Why Elon Musk was forced to step down as Tesla chairman

Elon Musk has been forced to leave his position as the chairman of Tesla. While Musk will still continue as CEO of the company, his exit as the chairman has left many shocked and confused over the incident. 

OYO Hotels raises 1 billion USD in latest Softbank-led funding

The funds will be deployed to further the company's expansion into the global market, particularly China.

Automobile 2.0: V2X, 5G and Android will drive smart car innovation

5G technology will complement V2X communication, enabling more data to be processed at an incredible speed and produce real-time updates.

Is cyber security an afterthought in the IoT infrastructure?

According to cybersecurity experts, security by design has to be a priority in IoT devices.