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According to research firm Gartner, India's business intelligence (BI) software business is on a roll as it is expected to reach a whopping US$245 million this year, which would result in a 24.4 percent increase over the revenue last year of US$206 million.Gartner has further clarified that the...
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Does the name Palmer Freeman Luckey ring a bell?Yes, we're talking about the very same young visionary from America's Silicon Valley who gained worldwide success and a fat cheque overnight right about three years ago when he decided to sell his first company, Oculus VR that was into...
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If you're a YouTuber and creating viral content is your passion or may be even your job, then this particular article might concern you. Yesterday saw Video-sharing giant YouTube releasing a few new creator guidelines, with a special focus on clarifying what makes a video ad-friendly and expanding the...
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According to a recent survey, there is a 50% chance that Artificial Intelligence (AI) will surpass human intelligence in all areas within a period of about 45 years. The study conducted by researcher Katja Grace at the University of Oxford’s Future of Humanity Institute and a team involved surveying...
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Mary Meeker has finally released her annual Internet Trends report for the year 2017. The report by the American venture capitalist and former Wall Street securities analyst has become like a annual ritual for the internet industry. This year, the report had a lot of focus on the Indian...
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The Indian government is contemplating taking IoT's help to fight the country's intensifying battle against waste management. The Indian subcontinent currently faces major environmental challenges associated with waste generation and inadequate waste collection, transport, treatment and disposal. The current systems in India are not capable of coping with the...
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Earlier this year, BankChain, India’s first Blockchain exploration consortium for banks came into existence in Mumbai. And now, the consortium, which was formed to enable banks to explore, build and implement Blockchain solutions which can minimise fraud and maximize efficiency, security and transparency, has unveiled that it...
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Flipkart is again in news but this time it is not about the Snapdeal merger. Flipkart, homegrown e-commerce giant in going through a setback as it’s one of the top ranking executives, Nitin Seth has put in his papers. Serving as Flipkart chief operating officer, Seth was in charge...
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Hyperlocal discovery startup MagicPin has secured $7 million in Series B round from existing investor Lightspeed India Partners and Waterbridge Ventures.Current round also saw the participation of $15 million venture fund floated by private equity veteran Manish Kheterpal and two global family offices, Srivatsan Rajan,...
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It's 2017, but unfortunately, network issues still persist in the Indian subcontinent. In order to bail its citizens out of the constant network troubles that they run into, state-run BSNL is considering on extending satellite phone services to all Indian citizens. The phones, which can be expected to be...