Experts stress need for indigenous tools to bolster India’s cyber security

Indigenous tools coupled with human capacity with relevant capabilities will help fortify India’s cyber security, a joint report by business consulting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) in collaboration with industry chamber Assocham said on Wednesday. According to the report titled “Securing the Nations Cyberspace,” businesses should not limit their efforts towards cyber […]

Software bug temporarily took down Apple’s developer site

Apple’s developer portal briefly went down on Thursday morning, triggering speculations that it might have suffered a hack. Some developers reported that their account showed an address in Russia instead of their correct home address. Apple, however, rejected the cyber attack speculations, stating the problem originated owing to a software […]

Google launches new tool to help India SMBs manage business online

Google on Thursday launched a new dashboard feature within Search for ‘Google My Business’ customers. The dashboard allows Small and Medium Businesses (SMBs) to easily manage their businesses online. For this, owners are required to find their businesses on Google Search, complete and enhance listing, share photos and posts and […]

Hike messenger to add personalised stickers for 1,000 colleges by 2018

Indian instant messaging company Hike on Thursday announced rolling out personalised stickers for 500 colleges across the country. The company plans to create these custom stickers for more than 1,000 colleges by end of the next year. “Hike is creating special and personalised stickers for over 1,000 colleges by 2018,” […]

Vishal Sikka Resigns as Infosys CEO Over ‘Personal Attacks’; U.B. Pravin Rao Named Interim CEO

Vishal Sikka has resigned as Infosys CEO and MD, a little over three years after joining the company as its chief executive. Long-time executive and COO U.B. Pravin Rao has been appointed the interim Infosys CEO as Vishal Sikka resigned with immediate effect. A former SAP top executive, Sikka joined India’s second biggest software exporter […]