TRANSFER O TECHNOLOGY
New technologies shifting paradigm for stock markets & their participants
High-frequency trading will move beyond equity markets to other asset classes.
DRDO signs pacts on Transfer of Technology with 16 companies
The DRDO develops technologies for the armed forces and has been carrying out Tr...
Days after firing 2,400 people, WeWork boss shares photo of $100 pasta dinner
WeWork Chairman Marcelo Claure has left a bad taste in the mout...
Midsize IT scripts a growth story around top clients
There is a reason why some firms are strengthening existing client ties and focusing more on select areas.
BPCL chief hails privatisation move
In a letter to BPCL employees, Chairman D Rajkumar has tried to address their anxiety on privatisation and sought their support in ensuring that daily business goes ‘without any disruption’ during transition.
India should emulate China in tech transfer, IP: Arogyaswami Paulraj, inventor of MIMO
In the last 25 years, we would have bought maybe close to $800 billion worth of high technology stuff, but we have got no transfer of technology. We need to do this properly and we need to hire the best talent to do it for us, said Arogyaswami Paulraj, professor emeritus in the Department of Electrical Engineering at Stanford University and the inventor of MIMO.
Business restructuring underway at Persistent Systems
Under new CEO Chris O’Connor, who took charge in April this year, Persistent Systems has adopted a solution-oriented approach to working with clients which has resulted in an increase in deal sizes. The company now maps a client’s overall IT spends against its own portfolio to determine what the other areas are where it can contribute.
Student suicide: DMK holds protest, father meets TN CM
As opposition parties stepped up pressure, the student's father, who has earlier alleged that a faculty was responsible for his daughter's extreme action, met Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami and the state police chief here and demanded a fair probe and said they promised necessary action.
Student suicide: IIT Madras says committed to fair play, DMK, Cong hold protest
Political parties have demanded a thorough probe after the family of the student, who hailed from Kerala, accused a faculty member of the IIT-M of driving her to commit suicide. A day after the probe into the suicide was transferred to the Central Crime Branch, police officials, visited the campus in connection with the investigation.
300 mn Indians lifted above poverty line in last 14 years: NITI Aayog
Amitabh Kant claimed that every Indian today has a biometric ID card, mobile phone and bank account.
India can develop as a centre for software products and deep technology: Prasad
"There are 23,000 startups and 800 are technological startups and out of them 21 are 'unicorns'...But when I see global number of unicorns, that number is 400 plus and so there is a case for greater mentorship and encouragement," Prasad said.
PM Modi pitches for Russian defence technology transfer to India for 3rd country exports
The PM said that if this becomes a reality, India and Russia can “supply these weapons to third world countries at very low prices”. Modi added that New Delhi and Moscow “need to take advantage of this opportunity”.
Over 1,300 startups added in 2019, over 8,900 tech-startups in India now: Nasscom
India also witnessed the addition of seven Unicorns this year till August taking the total tally to 24 - the third highest.
Facebook transfer petition: SC asks govt to file affidavit in three weeks
Senior advocate Kapil Sibal appeared for WhatsApp and senior advocate Mukul Rohatgi represented Facebook.
NIOT developing deep-sea mining system: Venkaiah Naidu
Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu said that the National Institute of Ocean Technology (NIOT) is working on almost all aspects of the six priority pillars of Blue Economy -- fisheries and aquaculture; renewable ocean energy; seaports and shipping; offshore hydrocarbons and seabed minerals; marine biotechnology, research; and development and tourism.
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