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BRIC countries account for 41% of all game installs, according to Unity

According to the game development platform company Unity Technologies Q2 2016 Global "Games by the Numbers" report, emerging economies Brazil, Russia, India and China (BRIC)...

Mphasis opens Blockchain Centre of Excellence in India

Indian IT services and solutions provider Mphasis has opened a Centre of Excellence (CoE) for Blockchain-based solutions at its Bangalore headquarters. The lab will conduct research, rapid...

Dropping Elephant hacker group using old exploits to hack in Asia

Kaspersky Lab says its researchers have found cyber-espionage activities in Asia, targeting diplomatic and government entities, especially Chinese. This group, named Dropping Elephant (also known as “Chinastrats”),...

Oracle to build five cloud sales hubs in APAC; to hire 1,000 professionals

Oracle will build five digital sales hubs throughout Asia Pacific. The company says it also plans to hire 1,000 professionals to keep pace with...

Cisco opens second global delivery center in India

Cisco is expanding its operations in Pune, India. The networking giant says it is launching a global delivery center in the Indian city. With the new...

Amazon plans $3 billion investment in India

Amazon is planning to invest $3 million in India, bringing the company's total investment in the country to $5 billion to date. The announcement...

Apple Opens Development Office In Hyderabad

Apple is opening a new office in Hyderabad, that will focus on development of Maps for Apple products.

Worldwide IT Spending To Decline 0.5 Percent

Worldwide IT spending is forecast to total $3.49 trillion in 2016, a decline of 0.5 percent over 2015 spending of $3.5 trillion, according to...

World’s Biggest ID Scheme Rollout: India’s Aadhaar

BY LAURENCE CRUZ For most residents of developed countries, the ability to prove one's identity is something that's taken for granted. An entry-level rite of modern...

Ola Cabs Raises $210M

SoftBank Internet and Media (SIMI), part of Japanese telecom and media giant SoftBank, is leading a $210 million investment along with other investors in ANI Technologies,...

SotfBank Invests $627M In Indian E-Commerce Company Snapdeal

Japanese telecom and media group SoftBank is investing $627 million in Snapdeal, making it what the company says will be the largest investor in...

Wipro Launches CoE For Oracle Solutions

Wipro has launched a Centre of Excellence (CoE) for Oracle Engineered Solutions in Bangalore. This CoE is aimed at delivering future ready systems through application modernization and data centre consolidation programs, especially in financial services, telecom, retail, utilities, and manufacturing, says the company.

Cisco Will Invest $150M In Early-Stage Companies

Cisco Investments, the corporate venture capital arm of Cisco, is allocating $150 million over the next two to three years to fund early-stage companies....

WhatsApp Crosses 500 Million Users

Mobile messaging app WhatsApp has crossed 500 million users. In the last few months, WhatsApp has grown fastest in countries like Brazil, India, Mexico, and...

EBay Invests $133.77M In Snapdeal

EBay has invested roughly $133.77 million in Indian online marketplace Snapdeal. The two companies will continue to work separately moving forward, says eBay. Other Snapdeal investors include Kalaari Capital, Nexus Venture Partners, Bessemer Venture Partners, Intel Capital and Saama Capital.