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PayNearby partners with IndusInd Bank for contactless payments; expands hyperlocal direct to consumer business
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PayNearby partners with IndusInd Bank for contactless payments; expands hyperlocal direct to consumer business

PayNearby, a fintech startup has now expanded its hyper local discovery and purchase application ‘BuyNearby’ for pan-India operations with IndusInd Bank

Benetton India expects up to 45% slump in revenue this year due to COVID-19; 'year behind in brand journey,' says MD
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Benetton India expects up to 45% slump in revenue this year due to COVID-19; 'year behind in brand journey,' says MD

Benetton, which has restarted opening its stores in India, expects online sales to gain traction by around 10-15 percent in the post-COVID-19 era, but believes that offline sales will remain dominant.

Coronavirus impact: Work from home may become new norm, says Ravi Shankar Prasad at G20 meeting
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Coronavirus impact: Work from home may become new norm, says Ravi Shankar Prasad at G20 meeting

While Prasad talked about work from home culture, he also spoke about the need for developing digitally connected and more resilient global supply chains supported by innovations.

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella exhorts Indian firms to develop own tech capabilities with focus on inclusivity
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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella exhorts Indian firms to develop own tech capabilities with focus on inclusivity

Global tech giant Microsoft's chief executive Satya Nadella on Monday urged Indian businessmen to keep inclusivity at the centre of their digital technology pursuits

Survey on digital lifestyles reveals that 2 in 3 Indians can't stop using phones
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Survey on digital lifestyles reveals that 2 in 3 Indians can't stop using phones

48 percent users globally won't stay away from their phones, says the digital lifestyles survey

IT firms will have to re-skill two million employees ahead of a full-blooded digital push; are they prepared?
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IT firms will have to re-skill two million employees ahead of a full-blooded digital push; are they prepared?

Two million existing IT employees need to be re-skilled on digital technology, and 1.5 million new IT employees need to be skilled by 2025.

Reliance Jio announces 'Digital Champions' student learning programme for empowering youth with digital technologies
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Reliance Jio announces 'Digital Champions' student learning programme for empowering youth with digital technologies

The programme aims to share knowledge about digital solutions with the youth of the nation, build them as digital champions and contribute to their development.

IT job crisis: Upskilling only path to survive for techies as automation era feeds on disappearing jobs
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IT job crisis: Upskilling only path to survive for techies as automation era feeds on disappearing jobs

Observing the past shows us that jobs have consistently been predicted to become obsolete with the advent of technology and machines.

Airtel to partner with Coursera to equip its workforce with advanced digital skills
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Airtel to partner with Coursera to equip its workforce with advanced digital skills

Coursera has courses on machine learning, data science, digital technology, cybersecurity, Cloud, Internet of Things (IoT) and soft skills.

Bill Gates remembers his first meeting with Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu
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Bill Gates remembers his first meeting with Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu

Microsoft Founder Bill Gates on Friday said he was really excited at meeting AP chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu for the first time over 20 years ago.

Innovative digital solutions is need of hour for BFSI sector to provide security, expand customer base
Business

Innovative digital solutions is need of hour for BFSI sector to provide security, expand customer base

With automation, banks no longer have to depend on third parties to complete card activation that ultimately leads to a faster and foolproof process

President Pranab Mukherjee launches SWAYAM portal offering free online courses
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President Pranab Mukherjee launches SWAYAM portal offering free online courses

SWAYAM proposes to take the best teaching-learning resources to the masses and bridge the digital divide for students who have so far remained untouched.

IT layoffs: Forget alarmist headlines, WannaCry attack shows millions of jobs are round the corner
Business

IT layoffs: Forget alarmist headlines, WannaCry attack shows millions of jobs are round the corner

Reinvention should not be confused with an industry sunset; though job cuts are real, job creation is also happening

IT to layoff up to 2 lakh engineers annually for next 3 years, and Trump is not the reason
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IT to layoff up to 2 lakh engineers annually for next 3 years, and Trump is not the reason

Because of the changing technology, the most affected will be professionals aged 35 and above and it would be very difficult for them to get jobs

Automation wiping off jobs; innovate, upskill, retrain to stay ahead of career
Business

Automation wiping off jobs; innovate, upskill, retrain to stay ahead of career

The data and digital age is transforming and restructuring the working world as we know it and the pace of change is exponential.

Digital technology is the way forward: Why India's IT industry needs to change fast
Business

Digital technology is the way forward: Why India's IT industry needs to change fast

While GDPs would continue to be the distinction between the developed and developing world, the terms “developed and developing” might lose relevance in terms of technology

Swiss engineering giant ABB teams up with Microsoft to drive industrial transformation
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Swiss engineering giant ABB teams up with Microsoft to drive industrial transformation

In a bid to develop one of the world's largest industrial cloud platforms, Swiss engineering giant ABB and Microsoft on Tuesday announced a strategic partnership to help industrial customers create new value with digital solutions.

ABB appoints Nokia exec, Guido Jouret as their first chief digital officer
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ABB appoints Nokia exec, Guido Jouret as their first chief digital officer

ABB has appointed Guido Jouret as its first chief digital officer, a move designed to ramp up the Swiss power and automation company's efforts in digital technology and the internet of things.

Indian IT & services industry on track to reach $225 billion by 2020: NASSCOM
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Indian IT & services industry on track to reach $225 billion by 2020: NASSCOM

The share of digital technology investment in cumulative expenditures will rise from 10 percent in 2014 to 35 percent in 2020.

Asiad opening ceremony to showcase Korea's past and future using digital technology
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Asiad opening ceremony to showcase Korea's past and future using digital technology

The opening ceremony of the 17th Asian Games here tomorrow is expected to be a grand affair showcasing Korea's past and future by using digital technology.