Rural innovation, startup conclave in Hyderabad next month

Hyderabad, Feb 28 : The National Institute of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj (NIRDPR) on Tuesday announced the launch of India’s first Rural Innovation and Startup Conclave’ (RISC2017) to be held March 23 and 24. The focus of the two-day event to be held at NIRDPR is to build capacities and promote fresh talent by […]

Nagaland tops IT, e-Governance sector

Kohima, Feb 28 : The Computer Society of India (CSI)-Nihilent Nagaland on Tuesday declared Nagaland as a top performing state from among the northeastern states in Information Technology and e-Governance sector. “Nagaland is the only state in India where the state is acting as Service Centre Agency without engaging private companies for running Common Service […]

Wipro’s new IoT-based solution to power wind parks

Bengaluru, Feb 28 : Software major Wipro on Tuesday offered a new IoT-based solution for wind parks and wind turbine manufacturers that leverages the Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) Windpark Manager 4.0. The solution manages wind turbines and associated IT infrastructure, including IT applications and security aspects to optimise operational expenditure, generate new revenue streams and […]

Meizu launches ‘Super mCharge’ at MWC 2017

Barcelona, Feb 28 : Smartphone manufacturer Meizu on Tuesday unveiled its latest fast-charging solution “Super mCharge” at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017 here. “Super mCharge” is a major breakthrough among existing direct charging solutions that enable batteries to top up at a much faster rate, the company said in a statement. The charging connector […]

India-born Uber executive quits over old harassment claim

San Francisco, Feb 28 : An India-born top executive at Uber has left his job for not disclosing an allegation of sexual harassment by his former employer Google, the media reported. Uber executives were made aware of the allegation this week by tech news outlet Recode, which said an investigation at Google had found the […]

Netflix to soon support HDR technology on mobiles

Barcelona, Feb 28 : With the aim to provide great video quality while using less bandwidth, global video streaming service Netflix will soon support HDR technology on mobile devices. “Starting with the LG G6 phones that support both Dolby Vision and HDR 10 streams, Netflix would be supporting HDR on mobile devices,” Netflix CEO Reed […]