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January 11, 2018
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Zeta Digitises IIM Lucknow Campus with its Cashless Solution

BENGALURU: Zeta, India’s leading start-up that has revolutionized the employee benefits space, will now digitize the campus of Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow – by introducing cashless and superfast payments. IIM Lucknow will be one of the first business schools in India to implement digital payments, also in line with the government’s policy to encourage […]

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December 29, 2017
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Federal Bank Partners with Lulu Exchange to Leverage Blockchain Technology

KOCHI: Federal Bank partners with Lulu Exchange to make cross border remittances easier, quicker and safer. The two financial companies have launched and successfully tested the service on Blockchain Technology, that is fast revolutionizing the financial and commercial world. The new technology, helps organizations share data in a much trusted, distributed and extensively automated way. […]

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December 23, 2017
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Veraz Winner of Blockchain Hackathon at Maker Village

KOCHI: A blockchain-based solution allowing direct engagement between employers and their employees has won the top prize at a first-of-its-kind hackathon in India to address the challenges faced by migrant labourers. Team ‘Veraz’, a technology company, represented by Nikhil V Chandran and Anoop V S, won the first prize at the maiden “BlockathonForChange’, hosted by […]

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December 21, 2017
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Blockchain Technology a Tool to Protect Individual’s Privacy: Dileep Krishnaswami

KOCHI: Blockchain technology can be used as a tool for the upliftment of migrant labourers as also for protection of an individual’s privacy, Dr Dileep Krishnaswami, Senior Scientist at Bengaluru-based IBM Research Labs, said here today. Delivering the keynote address at the “BlockathonForChange’, the first-of-its-kind hackathon in India hosted by Maker Village to address the […]

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December 21, 2017
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Benefits of Free Software Should Reach the Poor: Pinarayi

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Free software activists should take the technology to rural areas for the benefit of the poor, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said here today, making a strong plea to digital technologists to come forward and embrace this mission. “Free software emerged from the bottom of the society and ordinary people were its beneficiaries. People, including […]

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December 20, 2017
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Indian Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio Welcomed by Godrej Appliances

MUMBAI: Godrej Appliances welcomed the new Indian Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio (ISEER) ratings for air conditioners set by the Central Government’s Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) to be implemented from January 1st, 2018. Kamal Nandi, Business Head & EVP- Godrej Appliances, said that at Godrej Appliances, we have been at the forefront of offering the […]

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December 20, 2017
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CM to Inaugurate Free Software Meet ‘Swatantra’ on Dec. 20

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan will inaugurate Swatantra 2017, the two-day Triennial free software conference being organised by International Centre for Free and Open Source Software (ICFOSS), an autonomous organisation under the Kerala government’s IT Department, at Mascot Hotel here at 11.30 am on Wednesday (December 20). Thirty-six speakers from around the globe will lead […]

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December 18, 2017
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Austria’s AsTeRICS Academy Brings Free and Open Source Assistive Technology Tools to India

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: In its effort to provide Assistive Technology to people with motor disabilities, International Centre for Free and Open Source Software (ICFOSS), an organisation under Dept of IT, Govt. of Kerala, will collaborate with AsTeRICS Academy in Austria. AsTeRICS Academy will support ICFOSS for developing its capabilities in a range of assistive tools to support […]