Reliance Jio, Punjab Government Sign MoU to Offer Free Wi-Fi in Technical Institutes

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The Punjab government on Thursday signed an MoU with Reliance Jio to provide free Wi-Fi facility in all state-run engineering colleges, industrial training institutes and polytechnics, a minister said. The step will help provide free Internet to students of these institutions for their academics and also encourage cashless transactions and digitalisation, Technical Education Minister Charanjit Read More

Talk about cutting-edge technology! Boffins fire world’s sharpest laser

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Stable for up to 10x the distance from Earth to Moon Lasers are, ideally, a concentrated stream of photons at a single frequency. But in reality the light isn’t perfectly monochromatic, as components in the laser introduce flicker noise that disturbs the beam’s frequency, causing it to fluctuate. Most kinds of lasers have a line Read More

NSW students and teachers shackled to old technology

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ICT gaps hinder learning. Students and teachers in NSW are being forced to rely on laptops and wireless networks issued as part of a federal program that ended in 2013, limiting the usefulness of IT as a teaching device in classrooms. In its report on the use of ICT in schools, the NSW Audit Office found Read More

Smartron Sign MoU to Bring Smart Technology and Manufacturing to Chhatisgarh

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Homegrown technology and Internet of Things (IoT) company Smartron on Tuesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Chhattisgarh to bring smart technology and manufacturing to transform the state’s technological infrastructure. The MoU, signed in the presence of Chief Minister Raman Singh and Founder and Chairman of Smartron Mahesh Lingareddy, opens up multiple areas of Read More

Improving business leadership through technology

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Business leaders are tasked with the often tricky obligation of steering organizations to the financial ‘happily ever after’. This is a big responsibility, and as a business leader, you need to be able to foster cooperation across all the levels of an organization, be agile, and be flexible. All these will help you move towards Read More

Hiring in the age of dispersed technology spending

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Technology is spreading beyond the confines of IT, and with this shift is a change in control over technical hiring. Rather than rely on IT to configure and administer technologies they procure themselves, line of business (LOB) units such as HR, finance and marketing are hiring their own IT expertise in the form of hybrid Read More

GST Launch Spawns Tech Cottage Industry For Compliance

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India’s new Goods and Services Tax (GST), its biggest tax reform since independence, will unify a $2 trillion economy into a single market – and demand massive changes for small businesses that will have to go online to file their taxes. Major software and service players, IT companies and tax advisers are teaming up to Read More

4 ways brands use industry news to market to customers

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Each day, marketers bombard consumers with brand messaging, from blog posts to social media ads to specials communicated by email. To stand out, more experienced marketers know they must create content that customers are interested in reading. This often means blog posts, videos, or newsletters geared toward offering relevant tips. Yet with everyone taking that Read More

Face of Chinese IT industry doesn’t please everyone at German trade show

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Jack Ma, founder of Alibaba Group, made his first visit to the Cebit trade show 14 years ago, pitching Chinese products to Westerners from a small booth that attracted few visitors. Eight years ago, he returned, that time hoping to interest European companies in an online marketplace. That didn’t work out, because people saw the Read More

What Gloom? This is the Best Time to Get Into IT Industry, Says Mindtree CEO

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At a time when there is a sense of gloom and instability around Indian information technology sector and automation, artificial intelligence and robotics are being seen as threats to jobs, Mindtree CEO Rostow Ravanan is upbeat, calling it the best time ever. Playing down the current layoffs as cyclic churning of those who have failed Read More