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Greenpeace urges Apple to use clean energy


May 9th, 2012 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 8 (IANS) Greenpeace India activists Tuesday urged global computer maker Apple to use renewable energy to power its data centres worldwide instead of fossil fuels like coal ... Read more...

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Infotech’s revenues up by 30 percent


April 18th, 2012 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 18 (IANS) Infotech Enterprises Limited, a global technology solutions provider, has recorded a growth of 30.7 percent in revenues while the operating profit has gone up by 50 ... Read more...

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Global firms vie to grab Bangalore biz whizkids


March 24th, 2012 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 24 (IANS) Global technology, consulting and finance firms vied to grab the best of the breed from the reputed Indian Institute of Management-Bangalore (IIM-B) business school, with over ... Read more...

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TCS, Mitsubishi form joint venture firm


February 8th, 2012 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 8 (IANS) IT major Tata Consultancy Services Wednesday said it had entered into a pact with Japan's Mitsubishi to set up a joint venture in Japan.The new firm, ... Read more...

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Wipro unveils cloud solution for HR processes


January 23rd, 2012 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 23 (IANS) Wipro Technologies Monday unveiled a cloud-based IT solution to help enterprises transform their human resources (HR) processes on the Oracle middleware platform.The IT bellwether will offer ... Read more...

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Yahoo names new CEO (Lead)


January 5th, 2012 - 6:37 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 5 (IANS) Yahoo has named Scott Thompson, former president of online payment service PayPal, as its new chief executive officer.Wednesday's announcement ended the internet company's four-month search for ... Read more...

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Plintron Global Technology to double headcount in a year


September 5th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 5 (IANS) City-based mobile telephony technology company Plintron Global Technology Solutions plans to double its headcount in a year?s time, according to Chief Executive Officer S. Mohan Kumar.This ... Read more...

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RIM, Ingram Micro tie-up to expand BlackBerry in India


June 16th, 2011 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) Thursday said that it has partnered with global technology distributor and a leading technology sales, marketing and logistics company ... Read more...

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Infotech’s net profit comes down


April 20th, 2011 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 20 (IANS) Infotech Enterprises Limited, global technology solutions provider, has recorded a growth of 24.6 percent in revenues, but the net profit has come down by over seven ... Read more...

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Apple to unveil future of its operating systems


March 29th, 2011 - 10:19 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 29 (IANS) Apple announced Monday to unveil the future roadmap of its operating systems - iOS and Mac OS X - at its annual Worldwide Developers Conference ... Read more...

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Cabinet approves Ministerial dialogue on Climate Change, technology mechanism


November 4th, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.4 (ANI): The Union Cabinet on Thursday approved the exchange of letters of agreement between the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UND) and the Government of India ... Read more...

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Indians have right to feel warm about Games, says British daily


October 15th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 15 (IANS) "Indians have a right to feel warm about their justified claims that the Commonwealth Games were reasonably well run, amid the country's bigger social and economic struggles," a ... Read more...

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IBM to manage Bharti Airtel’s IT operations in Africa


September 17th, 2010 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) India's largest cellphone operator Bharti Airtel Friday said global technology major IBM will supply the computing technology and services for its telecom network across 16 nations ... Read more...

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Indian-origin researcher shows comps can help kids learn sans teachers


July 18th, 2010 - 7:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 18 (ANI): A 10-year experiment that began with Indian slum children being given computer access has thrown up a new concept for education, an Indian-origin researcher told a conference.Professor Sugata ... Read more...

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‘Internet has not become great leveller once thought it could be’


July 16th, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 16 (ANI): A Harvard academic has said that the Internet has not become the great leveller that it was once thought it could be, and that it could actually be ... Read more...

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Volvo investing Rs.90 cr in India to make excavators


May 12th, 2010 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 11 (IANS) Volvo Construction Equipment is investing an additional Rs.90 crore (Rs.900 million) to produce medium-sized excavators, the Swedish transport major's Indian subsidiary said late Tuesday. "As part of our objective ... Read more...

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Obama reaches out to Muslim nations with business exchanges


April 27th, 2010 - 11:56 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 27 (IANS) Keeping up his promise last year in Cairo, President Obama has announced plans to set up exchange programmes with business people throughout the Muslim world. "The new beginning we ... Read more...

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Thales to modernise avionics on Indian Air Force MiG-29s


April 22nd, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) European aerospace giant Thales has been chosen to modernise avionics on the Indian Air Force (IAF) fleet of MiG-29 multi-role fighters to enable interoperability with Western military ... Read more...

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Dubai to host technology investing forum


April 14th, 2010 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, April 14 (IANS/WAM) Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO) would host the seventh edition of the Investing in Technology Forum (IITF), an official said Wednesday. The forum will be held under the theme "Establishing ... Read more...

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Two-wheel, pod-like vehicle that can drive itself unveiled


March 26th, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, March 26 (ANI): Australian car maker Holden has unveiled a radical two-wheel, pod-like vehicle that can drive itself.Xiao has been developed using carbon fiber and is charged by electric motors on ... Read more...

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Indian talent helps Silicon Valley: US think tank


December 3rd, 2009 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Santa Clara (California), Dec 3 (IANS) Global technology and innovation hub Silicon Valley needs "Indian talent and entrepreneurial energy" to build powerful businesses, according to a economic and policy think tank in ... Read more...

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EMC to invest $1.5 bn in India


September 9th, 2009 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 9 (IANS) Global technology storage equipment major EMC Corp will invest $1.5 billion in India over the next five years to expand its research and development (R&D) activity and business ... Read more...

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‘India’s tech revolution led by men and women under 27′


August 6th, 2009 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Aug 6 (IANS) Saying that the US needs to wake up to the reality of India's technological revolution being led by IIT-educated "young men and women under the ... Read more...

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Sad for Yahoo, gain for Microsoft (Comment)


August 2nd, 2009 - 10:45 am ICT by IANS
By Prasanto K. Roy A sad day for Yahoo! That's the consensus -- a rare one -- across both global technology and investor communities. Yahoo stock dropped 10 percent, Microsoft rose one ... Read more...

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Honeywell bullish on India for business growth


May 7th, 2009 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 7 (IANS) Global technology and manufacturing major Honeywell International is bullish on driving its business rapidly in India, a country that offers "huge opportunities" in its manufacturing and industrial sectors, ... Read more...

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Amadeus, Uniglobe launch one-stop online booking solution


August 6th, 2008 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) A new one-stop online booking solution launched here Wednesday will enable travel agencies offer enhanced online and offline travel services to corporate as well as individual customers, ... Read more...

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IGNOU to train students for career in BPO


July 18th, 2008 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The India Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) will soon start a diploma programme to train students from across the country to take up jobs in business process ... Read more...

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Infotech signs deal with Tele Atlas


March 18th, 2008 - 12:52 am ICT by admin
Hyderabad, March 17 (IANS) Global technology solutions provider Infotech Enterprises Ltd Monday announced that it has signed a new multi-year contract with digital map leader Tele Atlas to provide extensive map database ... Read more...

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Low-cost carrier Deccan expands reach with Amadeus


March 17th, 2008 - 7:53 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) Amadeus, a leading global technology and distribution partner to the travel industry, Monday announced that Deccan, India's first and fastest-growing low-cost carrier (LCC), will now be able ... Read more...

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