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28 May, 2018 5:32 PM NIC to beef up hiring for e-security

National Informatics Centre (NIC) will hire 800 people in the next one year, including more than 350 cybersecurity experts. “NIC currently has 4,500 people across India in its various operations and will hire 800 professionals in the next one year, including 355 cybersecurity experts, to tackle rising risks of cybersecurity,” said Neeta Verma, Director 80

7 May, 2018 7:10 AM Apple's Iconic iMac Turns 20 Years Old

Apple's first-generation iMac computer has turned 20. It was on May 6, 1998, that the Cupertino-based company introduced its first-ever all-in-one desktop, paving way for advanced computing technologies as we know today. The first iMac was unveiled by the late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs. It featured a 15-inch CRT screen, and a meagre 4GB hard drive 57

10 April, 2018 8:10 AM Google’s Assistant receives marriage proposals in India

Google's voice-based assistant, Ok Google, has received about 4.5 lakh proposals for marriage in India. Rishi Chandra VP of Product Management on stage now. "Google Assistant is available in India in Hindi and English. It has increasingly become popular in India." "We have 4.5 lakh marriage proposals to Google Assistant from India," Mr Chandra added 111

6 April, 2018 8:59 AM Taxpayers receiving pension from ex employers eligible for Rs 40,000 standard deduction

Rs 40,000 standard deduction for salaried employees and pensioners was introduced in lieu of the exemption in respect of transport and medical expenses. New Delhi: Taxpayers who receive pension from their former employers are eligible to claim standard deduction of Rs 40,000, Income Tax department has said. “Finance Act, 2018 has amended Section 16 of the Income 71

27 March, 2018 9:43 AM Xiaomi Mi Gaming Laptop With Windows 10, GeForce GTX 1060 Launched: Price, Specifications

Alongside unveiling the Mi MIX 2S, Xiaomi on Tuesday formally entered the market of gaming-focused computing devices by launching the Mi Gaming Laptop. The 15.6-inch Mi Gaming Laptop is touted to be a gaming notebook that you could carry to work with a thin profile, measuring just 20.9mm thick. However, despite its skinny build, the device packs a dedicated 91

6 March, 2018 4:27 AM Microsoft to Offer Governments Local Version of Azure Cloud Service

Microsoft Corp on Monday said it will soon make it possible for government clients to run its cloud technology on their own servers as part of a concerted effort to make Azure more appealing to local and federal agencies. The pairing of Azure Stack, Microsoft's localised cloud product, and Azure Government, the government-tailored version of Microsoft's 51

24 February, 2018 7:14 AM Xiaomi, Microsoft Join Hands to Develop AI-Powered Smartphones, Speakers

Taking on Apple and Google, Microsoft and Chinese electronics major Xiaomi have signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to develop Artificial Intelligence (AI)-powered budget speakers and smartphones. The two companies would work closely in cloud computing, AI and hardware as part of the deal. Microsoft is planning to allow Xiaomi to use its cloud computing 80

13 February, 2018 5:47 PM Oracle unveils virtual programme to woo more start-ups

Technology giant Oracle has announced the expansion of its global start-up programme in an effort to increase support for the start-up community. The firm, which competes with Amazon, Microsoft and Google in the cloud computing services space, said it was aiming to reach more entrepreneurs worldwide and drive cloud adoption and innovation. It is designed 52

6 February, 2018 2:57 AM Long-Term Capital Gains Tax On Stocks, Mutual Funds Explained In 10 Points

The long term capital gains tax (LTCG) will be levied only on transfer of the long-term capital asset on or after 1 April, 2018, as mentioned in the Budget 2018 1. Long term capital gains mean gains arising from the transfer of long-term capital asset. The Finance Bill, 2018 proposes to provide for a new long-term capital gains tax regime for the following 62

1 February, 2018 4:22 AM Quess Corp rises 3% on acquisition of HCL Computing, Monster India

Shares of Quess Corp added 3.8 percent intraday Thursday as the company has acquired 100 percent in HCL Computing Products and Monster India. The administrative committee of the company at its meeting held on January 31 considered and approved the acquisition of 100 percent equity stake in HCL Computing Products for Rs 30 crore. HCL Computing Products 59