India to be "disrupted" by AI, automation, digital currency in 2017: Report

Key investments will be in innovation in the fields of energy, transportation and manufacturing.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 13th, 2017

Data Sheet—How Top VCs Are Betting on Blockchain

Data Sheet—Tuesday, October 17, 2017 (Today’s essay from Robert Hackett offers insight into the latest trends in VC digital currency investing.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 17th, 2017

Move To Digital Currencies Accelerates As PBoC Successfully Tests Algos For Digital Money

In a story that seems to have gone largely unnoticed by the western press, the China Daily reported that the PBoC has successfully designed a prototype that can regulate its future supply of digital fiat currency. In a report, “PBoC.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 17th, 2017

Digital advertisement spends to grow by 31% by 2021: KPMG report

Rising internet penetration in rural India, rapid growth of digital payments has further strengthened the digital infrastructure.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 4th, 2017

Goldman CEO keeps open mind on digital currency bitcoin

(Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc Chief Executive Lloyd Blankfein said he is keeping an open mind on bitcoin after a media report that the investment bank was exploring a new trading operation dedicated to cryptocurrencies......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 3rd, 2017

India to outperform in shrimp exports in 2017: UN report

Amidst growing uncertainties in the seafood trade, exporters from India have now a reason to cheer as the country is expected to be the standout performer in 2017 along with Chile .Indian exports is set to surge by 41 per cent .....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 3rd, 2017

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 wins "Gadget of the Year" at IMC 2017

It features 'Bixby' digital assistant and enhanced 'S Pen', was launched in India on Sept 12 at Rs 67,900.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 29th, 2017

IMC 2017: Sunil Mittal and Mukesh Ambani in sync to make India a digital society

Idea Cellular MD emphasised that about 900 million Indians use 2G networks for connectivity and spend Rs 80-100 a month.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 27th, 2017

IMC 2017: Mittal & Ambani in sync to make India a digital society

Idea Cellular MD emphasised that about 900 million Indians use 2G networks for connectivity and spend Rs 80-100 a month.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 27th, 2017

IMC 2017: UK eyes partnerships with Indian telcos, Digital India

UK's Department for International Trade (DIT) will bring 8 UK technologies companies and specialists, including Cobham, Culture Group, Inmarsat, Kloudpad.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 27th, 2017

Digital India to drive FMCG consumption worth $45-bn by 2020: Google report

Online consumers spend twice more on FMCG purchases than offline consumers.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 27th, 2017

IMC 2017:Telecom industry vows to make India a digital society

Neither corporate nor govt can do it alone, but together we can achieve the unimaginable, says Mukesh Ambani.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 27th, 2017

Microsoft helped over 4,000 startups grow their business in FY17: Report

According to the 2017 India Citizenship Report, the tech major supported skill training of around 30,000 youth in India.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 22nd, 2017

Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) Suspends 300-K Accounts Tied to Terrorism

Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) Suspends 300-K Accounts Tied to Terrorism $TWTR Twitter Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) said in a new report that improving automation tools are helping block accounts that promote terrorism and violence. In 1-H of Y 2017.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsSep 19th, 2017

Jaitley to launch Google"s UPI-based digital payment app "Tez" on Monday

The report of Google entering India's fast-growing digital payment ecosystem appeared in the media on Thursday, following which Google India sent out an invite for an event in New Delhi on a September.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 16th, 2017

India"s GDP growth likely to slip below 7% in FY18: DBS report

According to DBS, demonetisation in Nov 2016 & GST rollout in July 2017 had short term impact on economic activity.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 15th, 2017

India"s GDP growth lead over China might end this year: Unctad

After scoring higher for two yrs, Unctad report pegs India's rate at 6.7% in 2017, down from 7% in 2016.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 14th, 2017

China orders bitcoin exchanges to shut down, report says

Regulators have ordered Chinese bitcoin exchanges to close, two business newspapers reported Thursday, after uncertainty about the digital currency's future in China.  .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodaySep 14th, 2017

FY19 to see harsher earnings cut; remain positive on markets: Credit Suisse

Despite a near 20 per cent rise in the markets in calendar year 2017 (CY17), Credit Suisse remains optimistic on the road ahead and sees no major downside, unless global cues disappoint. In its 'India Market Strategy' report releas.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 13th, 2017

After three-quarter slump, hiring in India to pick up in Oct-Dec: Report

The report said the services sector had reported the strongest hiring outlook for the fourth quarter of 2017.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 12th, 2017

Skipping pesky calls can save Indians up to 63 million hours a year: Report

India tops the list of spam calls received by country in 2017, shows a report by Truecaller.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 11th, 2017