Banks and other financial institutions are adopting blockchain technology "dramatically faster" than initially expected, with 15 per cent of top global banks intending to roll out full-scale, commercial blockchain products in 2017, IBM said on Wednesday.
The chief executive officer of BlackBerry Ltd said fewer than 100 jobs will be cut with its latest move away from hardware, given reductions already made, and that he had not decided whether to launch a device the company has already produced.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is in advanced discussions to invest as much as $1 billion into India's Flipkart Online Services Pvt, as the two companies battle Amazon.com Inc. in e-commerce, according to a person familiar with the matter.
Facebook is set to launch its enterprise communication and collaboration network "Facebook At Work" globally in a few weeks on a per seat pricing model for businesses to make it easier for employees to exchange ideas easily, a media report said.
India's biggest telecom operator Bharti Airtel today announced the launch of its new international roaming packs which will make incoming calls free.
Hitting back at Airtel's allegations of being "under-prepared", new player Reliance Jio today said it had given projections of its required number of points of interconnection to the rival three months in advance.
Bharti Airtel has said that enough points of interconnection (PoIs) have been provided to Reliance Jio to support 20-25 million subscribers and that the company has not been able to deploy its full capacity due to under-preparedness and insufficient testing effort.
Taking its fight against incumbent telecom operators to the next level, Reliance Jio on Monday made live data on call drops its users are experiencing due to Airtel, Vodafone and Idea not providing enough interconnectivity.
Ahead of the launch of its 'Prime Video' in the country, e-commerce giant Amazon has signed a long-term agreement with Dharma Productions to stream existing and upcoming movies.
To counter Reliance Jio's free service offer, Vodafone on Monday announced a free data plan offering 10 GB 4G mobile services at the price of 1 GB plan but with various riders.
As a row between incumbents like Bharti Airtel and new entrant Reliance Jio escalated, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Monday stepped in and said it will slap show cause notices on operators for call drops that are far exceeding the norm.
Shares of Paris-based IT services company Capgemini are up nearly 12 per cent in the past one year and are trading near their 52-week high.
Reliance Jio on Sunday fired a fresh salvo at the Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI) alleging that its rules including voting norms are "overwhelmingly biased and lopsided" and framed to serve vested interests of three incumbent operators - Bharti Airtel, Vodafone and Idea.
US tech giant Apple has acquired Tuplejump -- a Hyderabad-based machine learning startup that helps companies to store, process and visualise big data with its unique software.
Idea Cellular said it has augmented interconnect capacity for Reliance Jio by 230 per cent, but the latter said its subscribers still faced 75 per cent call failures while trying to connect with the network of the incumbent player.
Telecom operators Reliance Communications and Aircel, which announced their merger about a week ago, will bid separately in the upcoming mega-spectrum auction where all the seven applicants have made it to the final list of bidders.
With Trai keeping a tab on the point of inter-connect (PoI) issue between incumbent operators and Reliance Jio, Idea Cellular said it has agreed to provide 230 per cent additional capacity to the new entrant.
Bharti Airtel today launched special 4G data pack that offers free data for 90 days. While the pack is available for Rs.1,495 for existing users, new users can avail this offer via first recharge of Rs.1494
Yahoo Inc said on Thursday that at least 500 million of its accounts were hacked in 2014 by what it believed was a state-sponsored actor, a theft that appeared to be the world's biggest known cyber breach by far.
Wipro Singapore Pte Ltd, a part of Wipro Consumer Care and Lighting, on Thursday said it will acquire 100 per cent stake in Zhongshan Ma Er Daily Products, a Chinese FMCG firm, in an all-cash deal.