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| 27 November, 2020, 06:51 PM IST | E-Paper

    Nilesh Christopher

    Correspondent - Technology, ET

    I cover technology and IT for the Economic Times. Exploring the realms of data privacy, security, blockchain, IT services amongst others. Most recent obsession: The Knowledge Project by Shane Parrish ...

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    eSigns latest victim of SC’s aadhaar verdict, fintech firms may take a hitIBM may work with telcos to offer blockchain solutionsBlockchain based B2B payments platform, OweMe,raises seed round $1 mn seed round from pi VenturesSonata Software acquired Scalable Data Systems to grow its Microsoft Dynamics 365 business
    Cybersecurity threats can cost large organizations in India an average of $10.3 mn in economic lossesKoinex venturing into blockchain, will open development centre in BengaluruAI-based cybersecurity company CloudSek raises $2 millionTikTok, TikTok! A Chinese bomb in Indian app space
    Freyr Energy raises INR 27 cr in Series- A fundingCoursera to introduce course on Artificial IntelligenceLupin launches first chatbot for patients to know about their ailmentsGlobalLogic is scouting for buys to triple revenue to $2 billion by 2022
    EU trashes data localisation in its submission to consulation on draft data policyMindtree places its bets on AI, subscription modelOzonetel cashes in as startups set up own call centresDigital disruption to add 1.4 million new IT jobs in India by 2027
    Subex sets eyes on IoT security business, says it is on growth pathIRCTC wakes up after 2 years to fix its security bugMphasis acquires cloud automation company Stelligent Systems for $25 millionPolice using lapsed law to curb e-speech: Internet Freedom Foundation
    Taken to court by ShareChat, ByteDance says Helo to new designSasken becomes a member of the Enterprise Ethereum AlliancePCI Security Standards Council appoints India head to strengthen data securityNEC Technologies sees its smart city work crawling
    Google limits third-party app access to users' dataWe need to fix AI’s bias problem: Microsoft’s Harry ShumFormer Twitter executive Raheel Khursheed appointed Snap India expert'India’s data protection bill is poorly worded; does not serve any stakeholder’s interests'
    Facebook confirms Instagram, Tinder weren't accessed by hackers after data breachTata Elxsi is at work on a plan to up revenue 10%ER&D companies bag big digital transformation dealsWhat is the impact of the Facebook hack on you?
    Aadhaar verdict fallout: Firms, govt brace for requests to delink dataLatest Facebook breach piles on India worriesGlobalLogic appoints Puneet Gupta as its Chief Technology Officer for India / APAC RegionAadhaar ID provides dignity to marginalised
    Hewlett Packard Enterprise enables Infosys Finacle set a new record in transaction processingThis blockchain startup has a grand vision. Why don’t its partners see it the same way?Simplilearn launches new-hire training initiative to accelerate time-to-productivity of new college recruitsCyber security firms DigiCert, Gemalto and ISARA partner to ensure a secure future for IoT
    The Training Room and TCS iON partner to launch international training and careers platformMindtree to expand digital sales team, deepen India focusGartner Says 28 Percent of Spending in Key IT Segments Will Shift to the Cloud by 2022Mindtree partners IIT Madras for endowed faculty fellow position in Data Science, AI
    Hackers mined a fortune from Indian websitesGartner forecasts worldwide public cloud revenue to grow 17.3 percent in 2019India's graduates line up to rid Facebook of inappropriate contentTwitter India head Taranjeet Singh quits, Balaji Krish named interim head
    Incentives change colour as IT companies chase new businessSonata wants services to bring $300 million in 4 yearsRBI panel to study feasibility of digital currencyAMD says India has become its biggest PC chip market
    WhatsApp says backup messages on Google Drive not encryptedWhy is Google closer to India than Facebook?VMware spots $1 billion in cloud networkIntel offers more AI smarts with its neural chips
    Infosys wants to turn a page with Lex learning platform‘Infosys betting big on cybersecurity market’Mindtree sees tougher race for digital dealsPublishing voters' list may undergo change after data privacy law
    Gupshup enables several enterprises to gain early access to WhatsApp businessBig bill for data privacy may cost startups dearPepsi sues Facebook, Twitter, HC orders posts to be taken down that allege Kurkure contains plasticThe India draft bill on data protection draws inspiration from GDPR, but has its limits
    Srikrishna Committee Report: Draft bill gets mixed response from expertsWhatsApp to take cues from Mexico, Brazil models to debunk false stories during electionsInfosys expands its global network of digital studios, announces studio in BerlinMindtree Q1 sequential profit down 13%, CFO resigns
    Regulation must to keep blockchain coders hereEros Now and Xiaomi Mi TV enter into distribution partnershipTCS recognised as a leader in GDPR services by NelsonHallPublic WiFi to contribute $20 billion to India’s GDP by 2019: Study
    Bitcoin exchanges banking on P2P ahead of SC hearingNowhere to hide as GST data unearths tax leakage, fraudTAC Security launches AI based cyber risk management platform ESOFTwitter to fight spams, trolls, hate speech
    With a blockchain solution, EY says loyalty will pay offIIT Roorkee develops inflatable safety helmet for motor-cyclistsIndian IT firms flag GDPR as a 'compliance risk'Infosys to increase scrutiny of acquisition targets
    Startup dishes out food cooked by robotic kitchenGoogle wants to train 8000 journalists with new tools to fight fake newsAutomation Anywhere plans to produce over 500 bots: KothariIndian startups still don’t take data privacy seriously. Srikrishna Committee may change it soon
    Boeing expands aerospace engineering footprint in Bengaluru; to hire 2500 over next few yearsPolice join social media to counter WhatsApp vitriolNo research backing RBI's move to ban cryptocurrenciesGoogle says Cloud’s catching on with retail, media firms
    Now e-commerce firms may pick up & deliver from local stores tooUnocoin launches exchange for active tradersMid-tier IT firms like Mindtree, Zensar, Hexaware turn to freshers again
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