Prajeet Nair

IDG Media Private Limited

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What’s cooking inside Dell’s labs?

IDG Media had an exclusive interaction with Hemal Shah, SVP, Dell Digital and Regional CIO, Asia-Pacific, to find out what’s currently cooking inside Dell’s R&D labs. 

What’s cooking in Oracle India’s labs: AI, blockchain, IoT and cloud

In an exclusive interaction with IDG India, Vaibhav Gawde, Head-Sales Consulting at Oracle India, shares plans on R&D department and more. 

5 big buys of the Big Blue

IBM is set to acquire Red Hat in a blockbuster 34 bn deal designed to bolster the tech giant’s hybrid cloud capabilities. 

B'luru-based cryptocurrency firm Unocoin’s ATM seized, co-founders held

A week after the launch of India’s first dedicated ATM for Bitcoin, Bengaluru police has arrested the co-founder of Unocoin and seized the ATM. 

 

 

Instagram down two days after getting a new boss

Instagram, the photo-sharing app, crashed and people were left with a pop-up message saying “Couldn’t refresh feed”.

Muthoot Pappachan Group launches chit business powered by fintech

Muthoot Pappachan group earlier this month launched chit business in Karnataka towards financial inclusion, which will support features like video conferencing for bidding.

Redefining customer experiences: [24]7.ai brings conversational chatbots for Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant

To help organizations to give better customer support, [24]7.ai will now extend its conversational and transactional capabilities to support Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant.

Government websites down; suspects Chinese hackers, and finally denies any hack

About a dozen government websites including that of the defence ministry went down for more than eight hours last Friday, with rumors that they have been hacked by the Chinese. However, the government ruled-out any hacking.

Facebook-Cambridge Analytica fiasco: The complete timeline and Zuckerberg, Sandberg apologies

Mark Zuckerberg, the founder of Facebook on Wednesday wrote an apology stating about the whole fiasco. Here is also the timeline of the events unfolded from Data Analytica's time in Facebook to the complete ban of it.  

SC: No need to link Aadhaar to mobile, bank account until final judgement

On Tuesday, the Supreme Court of India said that the linking of Aadhaar to bank, mobile and welfare schemes is not mandatory.

Swedish furnishings company IKEA appoints Peter Betzel as the new India CEO

Peter Betzel will lead IKEA’s expansion into India, beginning with the upcoming launch of the first IKEA store in Hyderabad, this year.

Security researcher hacks BSNL intranet; leaks details of 47,000 employees

The same vulnerabilities had been exposed two years ago by an IITian; but didn't even get a response from BSNL. Elliot Alderson, a French security researcher, in a series of tweets on Sunday, shared what went wrong with BSNL.