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Date: 4 Feb 2016
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INDIA

Facebook founder urges free Internet in India amid row
Facebook founder urges free Internet in India amid row

NEW DEHLI - Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg urged India on Monday to approve a controversial plan that would provide a free Internet service to the poor, his latest bid amid an escalating row with authorities...

28 Dec 2015

INDIA

Enterprise apps are now consumer apps
Enterprise apps are now consumer apps

The difference between designing for consumer and enterprise applications has narrowed down drastically in the past few years. It would not be an over statement that the difference - barely exists at all...

By Chirag Shivalker 29 Oct 2015

INDIA

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India's goat sellers flock to Internet this Eid

NEW DEHLI - After decades of flocking to traditional livestock markets ahead of Eid, breeders in India are now heading online to haggle a good price for their prized animals...

23 Sep 2015

INDIA

When a selfie is not enough: India abuzz over 'velfie' craze
When a selfie is not enough: India abuzz over 'velfie' craze

MUMBAI, INDIA: Move over selfie, India is embracing the "velfie" with Bollywood stars, sporting heroes and even politicians taking and posting videos of themselves online using a range of new mobile apps.

7 Jul 2015

UNITED STATES

Michael O’Rourke, NYF’s President with Yeoju City mayor, Won Kyeong-hei at the event’s signing ceremony.
New York Festivals to celebrate in Asia

New York Festival's (NYF) 2015 award-winners will be celebrated in South Korea in Yeoju, where a creative showcase will feature trophy-winning work at New York Festivals Asia...

29 Apr 2015

INDIA

Internet of Things, Business Intelligence & retail sector - awesome threesome...
Internet of Things, Business Intelligence & retail sector - awesome threesome...

Internet of Things gives rise to Business Intelligence in the Retail sector making the competition really tough; giving nightmares to the retailers...

By Chirag Shivalker 24 Apr 2015

INDIA

India to get 'Editorial Leaders' programme
India to get 'Editorial Leaders' programme

DELHI, INDIA: A new 'Editorial Leaders' programme has begun in Delhi, India to help develop the skills and leadership ability of young editors. Organised by The World Editors Forum...

13 Apr 2015

INDIA

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[Three ways to transform business data into BI] Part 3: Business intelligence meets mobility

AHMEDABAD, INDIA: This is the third post in our three part series; [Three ways to transform business data into business intelligence]...

By Chirag Shivalker 29 Mar 2015

INDIA

Chirag Shivalker
[Three ways to transform business data into BI] Part 2: Self-sufficient BI reporting without relying on IT

AHMEDABAD, INDIA: This is the second post in the three part series, three ways to transform business data into business intelligence... (Video)

By Chirag Shivalker 27 Mar 2015

INDIA

[Three ways to transform business data into BI] Part 1: Opt for better, not bigger, dashboards
[Three ways to transform business data into BI] Part 1: Opt for better, not bigger, dashboards

AHMEDABAD, INDIA: It is for the betterment of businesses and a brighter future that you turn your business data into business insights...

By Chirag Shivalker 26 Mar 2015

INDIA

"No" to enterprise mobility; two conflicting forces...
"No" to enterprise mobility; two conflicting forces...

Difference of opinions is not new - it is extremely common in the business world. Everyone has their own perspective, own set of problems, and own methodology to resolve problems

By Chirag Shivalker 18 Mar 2015

INDIA

Medical transcription services for cardiologists and accurate records
Medical transcription services for cardiologists and accurate records

AHMEDABAD, INDIA: Ask any medical professional about the significance of accurate medical records and they can lecture you for hours...

By Ritesh Sanghani 17 Mar 2015

INDIA

Web research - the most effective methods to catch on the nerve of volatile market
Web research - the most effective methods to catch on the nerve of volatile market

AHMEDABAD, INDIA: The world is moving at dynamic speed, posing numerous opportunities and challenges. Here's how to beat the heat of this competitiveness and gain an edge...

By Ritesh Sanghani 9 Mar 2015

INDIA

India asks YouTube to block banned rape film
India asks YouTube to block banned rape film

NEW DEHLI, INDIA: India said on Thursday it had asked YouTube to block access to a documentary about a savage gang-rape in Delhi, after barring broadcasters from airing the film... (Videos)

6 Mar 2015

SOUTH AFRICA

Female millennials are the most confident and ambitious of any female generation
Female millennials are the most confident and ambitious of any female generation

New PwC survey dispels myths about women and work...

5 Mar 2015

INDIA

Delhi seeks to block Uber app after rape claim
Delhi seeks to block Uber app after rape claim

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Authorities in Delhi have asked the national government to block the Uber app, saying the cab hailing company is operating illegally in the Indian capital...

26 Feb 2015

INDIA

Data conversion has become need of the hour!
Data conversion has become need of the hour!

AHMEDABAD, INDIA: With the depleting forest cover on earth, 'paperless' culture is getting immense momentum in the recent years. In fact, all the documentation and paper work is now being digitised at an exponential rate. This trend has given rise to document conversion.

By Ritesh Sanghani 25 Feb 2015

INDIA

Year 2015: What has business intelligence in store for businesses?
Year 2015: What has business intelligence in store for businesses?

AHMEDABAD, INDIA: Business intelligence has become the "talk of the town" - but no prize for guessing why...

By Chirag Shivalker 20 Feb 2015

INDIA

Make a strong online presence with Podcast Transcription Services
Make a strong online presence with Podcast Transcription Services

Broadcasting industry has, with times, manifested itself completely. In this age of internet, radio shows and other forms of media broadcasting have gone online...

By Ritesh Sanghani 18 Feb 2015

INDIA

Make your catalogue stand out!
Make your catalogue stand out!

AHMEDABAD, INDIA: An excellent catalogue processing service can make your virtual catalogue stand out in crowd...

By Ritesh Sanghani 11 Feb 2015

INDIA

Uber cabbie denies raping Indian passenger
Uber cabbie denies raping Indian passenger

NEW DELHI, INDIA: An Uber taxi driver accused of raping a passenger in the Indian capital denied attacking her, saying he had tried to calm her after she started crying...

4 Feb 2015

INDIA

India says it will not appeal Vodafone tax ruling
India says it will not appeal Vodafone tax ruling

NEW DELHI, INDIA: India's government will not appeal a court verdict favouring British mobile giant Vodafone in a multimillion-dollar tax suit, in a move aimed at winning back investor confidence...

30 Jan 2015

INDIA

Taking a cue from the Ryanair screen scraping judgment
Taking a cue from the Ryanair screen scraping judgment

AHMEDABAD, INDIA: Screen scraping is the best way to aggregate web data much faster than a human possibly can. However, is there any such thing known as ethical web scraping?

By Ritesh Sanghani 28 Jan 2015

INDIA

Data extraction - helping businesses see the bigger picture
Data extraction - helping businesses see the bigger picture

AHMEDABAD, INDIA: Today the rate at which data is generated has seen a manifold escalation. This data is generated both internally and externally...

By Ritesh Sanghani 6 Jan 2015

INDIA

New Delhi bans all web taxis after Uber rape claim
New Delhi bans all web taxis after Uber rape claim

NEW DELHI, INDIA: New Delhi has extended a ban on Uber to all web-based taxi services in the Indian capital...

10 Dec 2014

INDIA

HuffPost launches in India, eyes China edition
HuffPost launches in India, eyes China edition

NEW DELHI, INDIA: The Huffington Post has launched an Indian version of its news website and has announced its next big goal was a Chinese edition...

9 Dec 2014

INDIA

Google guns for 300 million new Indian local language users
Google guns for 300 million new Indian local language users

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Search giant Google has announced the creation of a new Hindi-language website in an ambitious bid to add 300 million Indian Internet users by 2017 and bridge the country's linguistic digital divide.

6 Nov 2014

INDIA

Zuckerberg's plan to get India online
Zuckerberg's plan to get India online

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg said his social media network wanted to help India's new prime minister connect remote villages in the country so over 1.2bn people living in the country had access to the internet.

10 Oct 2014

INDIA

Website stops workers from slacking at work
Website stops workers from slacking at work

NEW DELHI, INDIA: India's new right-wing government has begun an online trial to register staff attendance records, in an effort to lower absenteeism among the country's notoriously work-shy bureaucrats.

9 Oct 2014

INDIA

Smartphone makers seek growth in India
Smartphone makers seek growth in India

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Smartphone manufacturers are in a race to capture the bottom of India's economic pyramid as they battle for customers in the fast-growing low-end market where analysts say opportunities are vast.

8 Sep 2014

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