Amazon, Infosys, 26 other companies respond to Tea Board's EoI for technology use
Tea Board deputy chairman Arun Kr Ray said that this exercise is required for long-term sustainability of the industry as costs are rising and prices of tea have been flat at auctions. "We are going to start an exercise for determining the traceability of tea, particularly of the orthodox variety, using blockchain technology", Ray said.
Adopting Blockchain is at the top of govt’s to-do ledger
Sanjay Dhotre, minister of state for electronics and IT said, “Blockchain technology...
MeitY planning strategy for national use of Blockchain
In a response to a question in the Lok Sabha, Sanjay Dhotre, minister of state for ele...
IT services to touch $14.2 billion by 2020: International Data Corporation
India IT and business services market may grow 6.9% annually to $13.3 billion by Dec this year: IDC
Blockchain fight against spam may not be landslide victory
Telecom Regulatory Authority of India mandated telcos to adopt blockchain or Distributed Ledger Technology that allows only registered users to participate in telemarketing and this system is likely to be launched by the end of November as consumers filed over 326,000 complaints of unsolicited telemarketing calls with their mobile service providers during July-September.
Bitcoin plummets to a six-month low on China crackdown
Bitcoin, the world's biggest cryptocurrency, fell 9% to $6,929.
Facebook, T-Hub empower 10 AI-driven Indian startups
The 10 cohort startups included Mumbai-based ftcash which aims to empower micro-merchants and small businesses with the power of credit using digital payments.
PSUs must be subjected to governance norms on par with pvt firms: CII
"CPSEs must be subject to the same governance standards as private players. Excessive scrutiny from the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) and the Comptroller Auditor General (CAG), coupled with the threat of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) often leads to stalled or over-cautious decision-making in CPSEs.
Telegram takes off in India as startups drive adoption
According to Prabhu Ram, head, Industry Intelligence Group at CyberMedia Research, businesses prefer Telegram because it marries capabilities of WhatsApp and Snapchat — it’s secure, private and accessible.
Tech Mahindra collaborates with Quantoz on blockchain as a service
The solution, Quasar, will also enable integration of fiat currency such as US dollar or euro, and legacy systems.
Tamil Nadu at work on safe & ethical AI policy
Tamil Nadu will unveil a policy for safe and ethical use of artificial intelligence (AI), in what is arguably a first-of-its-kind move in the country.
TCS launches blockchain-based multi-brand customer loyalty platform on R3’s Corda
“An open, incentivized ecosystem can make trillions of loyalty points fungible as digital tokens," said Lakshminarasimhan (Lakshmi) Srinivasan, Global Head, Blockchain Services, TCS.
NSE makes pitch to FM, Sebi to cut securities transaction costs
To further expand markets, we need to further simplify them, said Vikram Limaye, MD and CEO.
Service sector can help achieve target of USD 5 trillion GDP: Goyal
Union minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday said India's service sector can help achieve the Central governments target of USD 5 trillion GDP.
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