Big Data could produce more accurate forecasting, informed policymaking
Sep 08, 2013
By Steve Lohr
David Tabor, 37 and a civil engineer, runs an eight-person home-inspection company in Hurricane, W.Va.
Other than their owners, most small businesses have no employees. His
The Internet is Ringing
Oct 09, 2012
It is time to bridge the policy gap between ultra-cheap voice calls over the internet and the consumer
Voice over internet protocol (VoIP) enables telephone calls over packet communication networks
India still out of the Net
Mar 24, 2013
The challenge is to enable rural India tap into the economic potential of the Internet.
It is ironic that despite the Internet penetration in India growing faster
Internet-based biz to touch USD 100 bn by 2015
Jul 03, 2013
NEW DELHI: Internet-based businesses such as online advertising and e-commerce are slated to touch USD 100 billion size by 2015, a report by Economist Intelligence Unit has said.
"Even in India,
India hungry for everyday Internet accesscost
Aug 16, 2011
NEW DEHLI: India has built a global reputation as a major player in information technology, but lack of internet access among its own citizens is posing a threat to long-term
E-tailers may find going tough for second round of fundinght.com
Aug 11, 2012
e-retail market, Internet, Mobile Association of India, economic viability, online firm, PE players, SAIF Partners, Accel Partners, Tiger Global, Bain Capital, online space, active portals, e-commerce, digital goods, IAMAI, Online retailers, Flipkart,
A VAS-cular Issuea h
May 06, 2009
Equations in the telecom market are expected to change with handset makers like Nokia venturing into the VAS market. Putting operators in a dilemma whether to extend support or not.
Council of Europe asks India to join convention on cybercrimea href
Mar 31, 2009
A top official of the Council of Europe has asked India to be a part of its Convention
on Cybercrime, a step, which he said, will lead
to efficient cooperation with other
Google voicemail goes email
Mar 13, 2009
SAN FRANCISCO: Google Inc is seeking to blur the line between the telephone and the computer even further with the introduction of Google Voice.
The new service weaves traditional phone
VAS is going to be the biggest entity in India: Netxcell
Jun 01, 2009
Even amid the global economic crisis the telecom industry is going great guns. Beginning with the cellular mobiles revolution, a lot has changed in the telecom sector both for the
Wireless wondersa hr
Jan 24, 2009
Even by the standards of the scorching pace set in the past five years, the next five years of India's telecom history promise to be good, if a report just
LG, Hero Honda, Nicholas Piramal to focus on rural marketsht.com
Jan 17, 2009
Spread across 650,000 villages, with an average population of 1,100 rural villagers were long regarded by city dwellers as backward and impoverished and irrelevant, something to drive past on the
IndiaMART.com Funding Reinforces Success of Indian SMEs
Jan 14, 2009
- IndiaMART.com receives funding from Global VC firm, Intel Capital.
- IndiaMART.com plans major expansion and new product launch.
- Funding will further help IndiaMART.com consolidate its leadership position.
New Delhi, 14 January, 2009 - As
Digital agencies upbeat about 2009: A welcome note to traditional advertisersa
Jan 06, 2009
The rapid proliferation of digital marketing and advertising agencies has encouraged advertisers to look beyond the traditional. With the emergence of newer technology and more players joining the fray, digital
NTT DoCoMo gets nod for TTSL stakeoan
Feb 24, 2009
NEW DELHI: The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) on Monday approved the proposal of Japanese telecom major NTT DoCoMo to acquire 27.31% equity capital of Tata Teleservices for about
Facebook allows MNCs to make profits from 150M members' private data
Feb 06, 2009
LONDON: In a bid to create revenue from Facebook's 150 million members, the founder of the popular social networking site has created one of the world's largest market research databases.
Online marketplaces help MSMEs
Feb 06, 2009
The "R" word-recession-has become the second biggest evil that the world is grappling with after terrorism. Layoffs, economic slowdown and financial tsunami are a few of the words that have
Recession to help online games firms push West
Feb 04, 2009
SEOUL/SAN FRANCISCO: As recession ripples around the world, Asian online games firms hope those seeking cheap entertainment, many of them newly jobless and with time on their hands, will drive
Wipro sees slowdown in big new contractscomst
Feb 02, 2009
DAVOS: India's No. 3 software services exporter, Wipro Ltd, expects demand for new software and systems to stagnate for up to two years as a result
DoT to put off auction of 3G spectrum
Dec 29, 2008
The much-awaited auction of 3G spectrum is likely to be postponed by at least a few weeks as DoT may not get Cabinet’s approval on vital proposals relating to
eJeevika trains rural youth to high growth sectors
Apr 24, 2009
Have a bias that rural youth cannot match up to those educated or trained in urban areas? eJeevika is trying to change that by training the rural folk for high-growth