Category: Business
Sisense integrates with Adobe Creative Cloud for intuitive analytics
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Sisense, one of the world’s leading analytics platforms for developers, has reportedly announced two seamless integrations with Adobe® Creative Cloud® in order to enable d...

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Alibaba Group to invest USD 3.6M in Sun Art Retail Group Limited
Author: Saipriya Iyer

Alibaba Group has reportedly announced plans to invest an approximate sum of USD 3.6 billion in the Chinese supermarket operator, Sun Art Retail Group Limited. The acquisition is specul...

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JLL Partners takes over health analytics provider firm MedeAnalytics
Author: Pankaj Singh

New York-based private equity company, JLL Partners, has reportedly announced its acquisition of cloud-based enterprise analytics provider, MedeAnalytics. MedeAnalytics specializes in t...

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BayCom Communications enters into collaboration with NICE inContact
Author: Pankaj Singh

BayCom Communications has reportedly entered into an agreement with leading Contact Centre as-a-Service provider, NICE inContact. The partnership will allow BayCom to provide NICE inCon...

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IBM splits into two companies to focus on high-margin cloud computing
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

International Business Machines Corporation is reportedly breaking itself into two public companies intending to diversify away from its legacy businesses to further concentrate on high...

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Airtel renews contract to deploy Ericsson’s 5G-ready radio solutions
Author: Pankaj Singh

India’s largest integrated communications service provider, Bharti Airtel, and Ericsson have reportedly extended their long-standing collaboration by renewing multi-year agreement...

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NEC buys Avaloq to reinforce digital wealth management solutions
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Japan’s NEC Corporation has recently acquired Switzerland based digital banking, wealth management tech and banking software provider Avaloq. The deal is expected to accelerate th...

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Stripe leads $12m series A funding round for Manila-based PayMongo
Author: Pankaj Singh

PayMongo, an online payments platform based in the Philippines, has recently secured a $12 million series A round, which was led by Stripe. The company was the first Filipino fintech st...

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Microsoft to take over Bethesda Softworks’ parent org, ZeniMax Media
Author: Saipriya Iyer

Microsoft Corporation has reportedly announced plans for the acquisition of the parent organization of Bethesda Softworks, ZeniMax Media, for a sum of $7.5 billion. Bethesda is reported...

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ByteDance aims to conduct TikTok IPO to win proposed U.S. deal
Author: Saipriya Iyer

China’s tech giant ByteDance Limited is planning a U.S IPO (Initial Public offering) of TikTok Global, the new firm that will control the TikTok if its proposed deal is cleared by...

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Pure Storage takes over Portworx to support Kubernetes & containers
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Storage as-a-service solutions provider, Pure Storage, has reportedly signed an agreement for the acquisition of leading Kubernetes data services platform, Portworx, for an approximate ...

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MaxLinear purchases intellectual property provider NanoSemi Inc
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Leading integrated circuits provider, MaxLinear, Inc., has reportedly announced its takeover of NanoSemi, Inc., the forerunner in the provision of intellectual property, deploying paten...

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Syncron introduces new solutions to enhance Syncron Service Cloud
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Syncron has recently announced two new releases to make significant enhancements to its Syncron Service Cloud. The Syncron Inventory 20.1 and Price 20.2 solutions are designed to assist...

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Siemens leverages Mendix low code to build personalized data solutions
Author: Saipriya Iyer

Siemens Digital Industries Software has reportedly leveraged the Mendix low-code application development platform for helping clients to develop personalized and contextual solutions th...

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UK-based FooEngine signs Cloud Services agreement with Telestream
Author: Saipriya Iyer

Broadcast technology start-up, FooEngine, has reportedly entered into a Cloud Services deal with Telestream. FooEngine is the first global long-term program media processing platform, l...

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09 Solutions joins forces with Samsung SDS for global expansion of SCM
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

AI-based SaaS provider, O9 Solutions, has reportedly joined forces with Samsung SDS for worldwide expansion of enterprise planning solutions and Supply Chain Management. Together, the t...

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SugarCRM buys Node Inc. to offer AI-powered CX offerings to businesses
Author: Shikha Sinha

A leading consumer experience (CX) software provider, SugarCRM Inc. has acquired Node Inc., an AI platform that utilizes CRM data and huge external sources for delivering unparalleled l...

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Epson America’s SureColor F10070 promises uninterrupted productivity
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Epson America has recently unveiled SureColor F10070, the company’s first 76-inch industrial-level dye-sublimation solution. Reportedly, the new SureColor F10070 is priced at US$8...

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Nokia provides Sunrise with cloud-native Converged Charging Software
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Swiss operator, Sunrise Communications, has reportedly announced that it has deployed Nokia Converged Charging Software to enable the rapid pricing, packaging, and promotion of its broa...

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Nuance expands speech recognition solution offering across the U.S.
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Leading computer software company Nuance Communications, Inc. has recently confirmed the availability of Dragon Professional Anywhere, its cloud-based speech recognition solution, acros...

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Accenture officially seals the deal for Organize Cloud Labs buyout
Author: Saipriya Iyer

Accenture has reportedly purchased Brazil-based Organize Cloud Labs, a company that operates as ServiceNow’s debut Elite partner across the LATAM zone. The acquisition is anticipa...

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Xact Data Discovery buys out London-based Anexsys Group Limited
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Leading international eDiscovery provider, Xact Data Discovery, has reportedly announced that it has acquired the London-based eDiscovery services company, Anexsys Group Limited. Accor...

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GOQii to expand health tech offerings to UK, Japan and Southeast Asia
Author: Pankaj Singh

GOQii, health tech company headquartered in California and serving consumers in India, is reportedly planning to expand its operations into global markets like the U.K., Japan and few S...

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Refinitiv buys Advisor Software Inc to access cloud-enabled technology
Author: Saipriya Iyer

Global financial data provider, Refinitiv, has reportedly announced that it has acquired strategic assets from leading provider of wealth management cloud platforms, Advisor Software, I...

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Analog Devices buys out the HDMI business of Santa Clara-based INVECAS
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

American semiconductor major, Analog Devices, has reportedly announced that it has purchased the High Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) business owned by INVECAS, a software compan...

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Dassault and Bouygues bolster ties to reinvent the construction sector
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Dassault Systèmes in association with Bouygues Construction has reportedly announced that both the companies are set to enter the next phase of their long-term commitment towards...

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Perforce reinforces position in DevOps with Methodics acquisition
Author: Pankaj Singh

A leading provider of enterprise team solutions, Perforce Software, Inc. has confirmed the acquisition of Methodics Inc., which provides IP lifecycle management & traceability solut...

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Analog Devices reportedly in discussion for acquiring Maxim Integrated
Author: Pankaj Singh

Analog Devices Inc., the American chipmaker, is reportedly in discussions to buy Maxim Integrated, which has a market cap of US$17.1 billion. The Wall Street Journal reported about the ...

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DocuSign acquires Liveoak to expand cloud-based agreement solutions
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

DocuSign has recently confirmed that it has acquired Liveoak Technologies, a startup from Austin, Texas, with the consistently rising need for remote agreement completion solutions, par...

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SoftBank walks out of Wirecard deal amid mismanagement allegations
Author: Saipriya Iyer

Japanese conglomerate SoftBank Corporation has reportedly announced that it is looking to distance itself from the German payments company, Wirecard, due to an ongoing scandal involving...

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RAD adds new mask detection feature to its autonomous security system
Author: Saipriya Iyer

Artificial Intelligence Technology Solutions has reportedly announced that its robotics arm, Robotic Assistance Devices, has added an advanced mask detection feature to its property man...

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MercyAscot boosts digital health strategy with InterSystems’ TrakCare
Author: Pankaj Singh

A leading provider of healthcare services in New Zealand, MercyAscot, has recently confirmed that it has gone live with the Patient Administration and Billing functionality of InterSyst...

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Keysight Technologies officially completes the acquisition of Eggplant
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

American technology services provider, Keysight Technologies Inc., has reportedly announced that it has officially completed the acquisition of digital automation intelligence specialis...

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Verizon joins hands with Digital Catapult to develop 5G accelerator
Author: Pankaj Singh

American telecommunications major Verizon has reportedly entered into a partnership with UK’s digital technology agency, Digital Catapult, to launch an accelerator program aimed a...

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Microsoft completes takeover of ADRM Software on data lake generation
Author: Pankaj Singh

Renowned tech major Microsoft has reportedly claimed that it has purchased industry data model provider ADRM Software. Sources claim that the technology company aims to combine the mode...

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Reliance Jio secures US$752m from ADIA, its 7th such deal in six weeks
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA), a globally-diversified investment institution, recently joined a group of A-list global investors that have invested millions in Indian telco Reli...

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Aetina launches edge AI computer AN110-XNX for smart applications
Author: Pankaj Singh

Aetina is using 5G communications capability and full function browser-based edge device management to develop Jetson Xavier NX based edge computing platforms. Aetina Corp. has repo...

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BMC Software closes Compuware acquisition deal to mainstream mainframe
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

As employees continue to work from home in high numbers due to the outbreak of the coronavirus, mainframe security and reliability have become extremely important for software firms. Ar...

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Suralink partners with PKF Littlejohn to serve EMEA-based firms
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Salt Lake City, Utah-based Suralink, a leading provider or workflow management solutions for accounting firms, has recently announced a partnership with PKF Littlejohn, a rapidly-growin...

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Mota Ventures inks agreement to buy ecommerce firm Unified Funding
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Vancouver, Canada-based cannabis company Mota Ventures Corp. has reportedly signed a letter of intent to evaluate and acquire ecommerce company Unified Funding, LLC. The completion of ...

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KKR to acquire 2.32% stake in Reliance Jio for INR 11,367 crore
Author: Pankaj Singh

Reliance Industries has recently confirmed that the private equity firm KKR has planned to invest INR 11,367 crore into Jio Platforms for acquiring a 2.32% stake. This would be the fift...

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Nokia enters 5G solutions supply deal with Taiwan Star Telecom
Author: Pankaj Singh

Finnish telecom equipment maker Nokia has reportedly bagged a new 5G deal from Taiwan Star Telecom (TST). As per the deal, Nokia will supply its end-to-end AirScale Radio Access Network...

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Atlassian snaps up real-time messaging and helpdesk startup Halp
Author: Pankaj Singh

The ongoing global COVID-19 pandemic has made collaboration platforms essential for businesses looking to remain productive with their workforces largely distributed. Messaging platform...

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Franklin Resources confirms the acquisition of fintech AdvisorEngine
Author: Pankaj Singh

Franklin Resources, Inc., an investment organization that has been working on a global level as Franklin Templeton, recently announced the acquisition of AdvisorEngine Inc., which is es...

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Nokia, Vodafone Hutchison to test first 700Mhz 5G spectrum in Australia
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Vodafone Hutchinson Australia (VHA) and Finland’s Nokia had announced a partnership in December last year to roll out the highly-anticipated 5G networks in Australia. As per rece...

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NVIDIA acquires Mellanox to enhance data center computing technologies
Author: Saipriya Iyer

Next-gen data centers are gaining prominence with the rapid increase in edge computing requirements, in response to the development of innovative technologies like artificial intelligen...

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Startup Funding Club secures £10M from BBI to assist UK-based startups
Author: Pankaj Singh

Entrepreneurs, startups, and early-stage businesses are among the most vulnerable groups that have been directly affected by the preventive measures taken by governments to control the ...

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Protempo buys Outdoor tech to expand product and services portfolio
Author: Saipriya Iyer

Global consumer electronics distributor Protempo US Limited has recently acquired wireless consumer electronics and helmet audio tech company Outdoor Tech. The Outdoor Tech brand, acco...

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Medopad rebrands as Huma and acquires two health tech companies
Author: Saipriya Iyer

London based healthcare firm- Medopad recently announced its rebranding as Huma, along with the purchase of two AI and wearable technology firms with an aim to reinforce its mission to ...

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DCI buys AFT Analytics’ Vetter to enhance digital banking portfolio
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Software firm Data Center Inc (DCI) has made several acquisitions over the past several years, including a range of products from Benchmark Technologies and the acquisition of the Jack ...

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CocoTaps buys ROBO BEV to safely deliver coconuts amid COVID-19 panic
Author: Pankaj Singh

Las Vegas-headquartered CocoTaps LLC has reportedly acquired Robotic Beverage Technologies (ROBO BEV) to speed up the development of Coco Tapomatic, which is scheduled for launch later ...

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IntegriChain buys Cumberland’s Life Science unit to expand data services
Author: Saipriya Iyer

Philadelphia-based Life Sciences data and managed services company IntegriChain has reportedly acquired the Life Sciences Division of Cumberland, a healthcare consulting and services fi...

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Blackhawk Network acquires SVM cards to expand B2B gift card offerings
Author: Saipriya Iyer

Blackhawk Network, the Pleasanton, California-based payments provider, has reportedly acquired SVM Cards, a leading provider of innovative gift card solutions for businesses. The acqui...

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Koch Industries acquires Infor to foster digital transformation
Author: Pankaj Singh

Over the past few years, Koch companies have amassed more than US$26 billion in technology-related investments, transforming a diverse portfolio of businesses spanning multiple industry...

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Ford, GE Healthcare to ramp up production of much-needed ventilators
Author: Saipriya Iyer

With the COVID-19 situation quickly escalating in the U.S. over the past several weeks, healthcare facilities are facing a shortage of medical equipment, including ventilators and test ...

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Mobile marketplace OfferUp secures $120M, agrees to buy rival Letgo
Author: Pankaj Singh

OfferUp – a Washington based leading online and mobile marketplace app has reportedly announced the raising of nearly US$120 million in a funding round led by OLX group and variou...

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Nokia to help LG Uplus upgrade IP transport and core networks for 5G
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

As telecom operators prepare their networks for 5G and handle the increased complexity that comes along with it, software-defined networking (SDN) automation will be key to streamlining...

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Zymergen acquires enEvolv to accelerate biomanufacturing efforts
Author: Saipriya Iyer

Synthetic biology startup Zymergen has reportedly acquired enEvolv, a leading developer of ultra-high throughput microbial screening & engineering solutions. The acquisition could ...

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Apple launches latest iPad Pro with trackpad support & LiDAR scanner
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

US-based technology company Apple has recently unveiled the latest version of its iPad Pro model. The new version, powered by the A12Z Bionic chip, is equipped with several cutting-edge...

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Nokia & Chunghwa ink 5G contract to boost presence in Taiwan 5G market
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Finnish telecom company Nokia has recently announced that its has been chosen by Chunghwa Telecom as a 5G RAN provider. Chunghwa, the leading telecom operator in Taiwan, is set to intr...

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Relief Therapeutics to test RLF-100 for ARDS in patients with COVID-19
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Switzerland-based biotechnology company Relief Therapeutics is reportedly starting an urgent phase-2 clinical trial for RLF-100, also known as Aviptadil, in collaboration with the Senio...

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Volkswagen wants its EV batteries to help stabilize the power grid
Author: Saipriya Iyer

The electromobility race is beginning to heat up as established automakers across the globe ramp up electric car production. The shift to electric vehicles is opening up new business op...

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China’s MAD Gaze secures US$19M funding to expand into new territories
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Chinese augmented reality (AR) smart glasses company MAD Gaze has reportedly secured nearly 130 million yuan (US$19 million) in a Series A funding round led by DNS Capital and Black30 V...

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Uber enhances passenger safety with a new in-app reporting feature
Author: Pankaj Singh

In its recently released safety report, Uber disclosed 3,045 incidences of sexual assaults during Uber trips in 2018. Also, nine riders were murdered during Uber rides while 58 people d...

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Accenture snaps up Icon Integration to boost SAP, BI capabilities
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Leading professional services company Accenture has made several acquisitions in Australia over the past 12 months. Following the acquisitions of tech firm BCT Solutions in June, big d...

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Google completes $2.6B acquisition of data analytics startup Looker
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

It appears that Google is racing to catch up with Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services (AWS). The search engine giant has reportedly closed the $2.6 billion acquisition of data analy...

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Siemens Gamesa secures 205MW Canadian order from Suncor Energy
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Renewable deployment has garnered unprecedented momentum over the years and sustainable technologies are rapidly becoming a mainstream option in the power sector. Canadian energy giant...

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Reuters to factcheck Facebook posts ahead of US presidential elections
Author: Pankaj Singh

Eye-witness photos, videos and other information distributed by news agency Reuters already go thorough media verification process. However, it seems that the publisher is now bringing ...

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Tesla shares skyrocket as it confirms battery supply deal with CATL
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

China, the world’s largest auto market, is charging full speed ahead into electric vehicles. With Chinese citizens increasingly preferring electric mobility over traditional combu...

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Ford & Rivian join hands to develop 1st Lincoln all-electric vehicle
Author: Saipriya Iyer

Renowned automaker Ford has reportedly struck a partnership with EV start-up Rivian, to develop a new all-electric vehicle for the Lincoln brand. The new EV, based on Rivian’s fle...

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GM revamps its Detroit-Hamtramck plant for all-electric production
Author: Pankaj Singh

Pickup trucks hold a substantial share in America’s auto sector. Several automakers, both established and upstart, are building electric pickup trucks as they prepare for the &lsq...

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ServiceNow acquires Loom Systems to enhance AIOps capabilities
Author: Pankaj Singh

US-based enterprise cloud computing company ServiceNow has reportedly acquired Israeli AIOps firm Loom Systems. The acquisition will help ServiceNow expand its AIOps capabilities to off...

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Anexinet to help eMoney enhance Software-as-a-Service capabilities
Author: Pankaj Singh

Ongoing advances in financial technology or fintech are enabling businesses to navigate risks while cutting costs. In today’s dynamic era, digital transformation is positively imp...

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BAE Systems buys military GPS, radio businesses from US defense firms
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Technologies such as GPS and tactical radios are increasingly gaining prominence in modern warfare and play a critical role in countless military operations. British aerospace & de...

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Global 5G firms create new forum to enhance 5G interoperability specs
Author: Saipriya Iyer

The proliferation of the fifth generation wireless technology has been disrupting the networking domain increasingly by the day. Prominent members of the global cellular industry are be...

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Samsung aims to advance U.S. 5G plans with TeleWorld acquisition
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. has reportedly sealed a deal to take over Chantilly, Virginia-headquartered network service provider TeleWorld Solutions (TWS). Wit...

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PE firm Insight Partners to acquire cloud company Veeam in $5 Bn deal
Author: Saipriya Iyer

US-based private equity firm Insight Partners has recently announced its acquisition of data management firm Veeam. The deal, valued at $5 billion, will result in the shift of the Swiss...

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Rockwell Automation bags Israel’s Avnet to boost cybersecurity efforts
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

The manufacturing industry has evolved rapidly over the years and become more connected than ever before. Consequently, legacy physical security solutions are no longer sufficient enoug...

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Alexa voice assistant tech is coming to Lamborghini and Rivian cars
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

American ecommerce major Amazon has partnered with numerous automakers in recent times to incorporate Alexa’s voice assistant technology into vehicles. Reportedly, the tech giant ...

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Razer-led consortium seeks full digital banking license in Singapore
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

South East Asia’s digital lending market is booming as digital payment firms continue to target younger consumers who extensively use smartphones to play, text, and stream videos ...

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Vodafone Hutchison Australia, Nokia to roll out Australian 5G network
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

The highly-anticipated fifth-generation of mobile networks promises to transform the way businesses share data and make transactions. The technology is expected to fuel advancements in ...

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OneConnect & SBI Holdings introduce new joint venture in Japan
Author: Saipriya Iyer

  The joint venture was officially inaugurated on 19th December 2019 This is the latest in a series of efforts made by OneConnect to further cultivate its overseas presence On...

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Rivian secures $1.3B in new funding to race past rival EV startups
Author: Pankaj Singh

As the trend of electric mobility advances, more and more pickup and delivery trucks are going electric. Trucking industry leaders have apparently started planning for this change in th...

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Facebook announces acquisition of Spanish cloud gaming startup PlayGiga
Author: Saipriya Iyer

The cloud is initiating a widespread transformation across the technological sector, most recently in the gaming domain. Cloud gaming gives users the ability to enjoy a sophisticated ga...

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Seedland launches China’s first UGV for residential communities
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Seedland Group, one of China’s leading real estate companies, recently deployed Hachi Auto, an autonomous vehicles designed for residential communities, in its Guangzhou-based com...

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WuXi ATU and GeneMedicine partner to develop oncolytic virus products
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Oncolytic viruses are an emerging class of immunotherapy agents that preferentially infect and destroy cancer cells. Leading biotechnology companies are focusing their attention on the ...

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Facebook is buying the studio behind hit VR rhythm game Beat Saber
Author: Pankaj Singh

Virtual reality is turning out to be a ‘game changer’ for the gaming industry. VR is currently one of the hottest topics among tech enthusiasts and lifestyle trends. The tec...

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Google Cloud and Ascension to build data-driven healthcare solutions
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

In the eyes of tech giants such as Google, Apple, and Amazon, healthcare seemingly represents a massive business prospects. It’s no wonder these companies are exploring opportunit...

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Macnica and Baraja partner to bring LiDAR technology to Japanese OEMs
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Baraja Pty Ltd, a leading developer of LiDAR technology headquartered in Sydney, has reportedly inked a collaboration with Japanese tech firm Macnica, Inc. The companies reportedly int...

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SmarTone partners with Sigma Systems to speed up digital innovations
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Hong Kong-headquartered telco SmarTone has reportedly partnered with Sigma Systems, a leading provider of catalog-driven software solutions, to boost its digital transformation efforts....

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Google reportedly eyeing global wearable tech manufacturer Fitbit
Author: Pankaj Singh

Wearable technology and its applications have grown by leaps and bounds in recent years and the competition is heating up with every passing year. Apple, Samsung, Xiaomi, Fitbit and Hua...

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ADNOC, Adani-BASF to set up $4B chemical complex in Mundra, Gujarat
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) has reportedly partnered with the Adani Group as it seeks entry into the chemicals business. Earlier this year, Adani had teamed up with Germa...

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SoftBank eyes control of WeWork through finance package worth billions
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Over the last few months the startups backed by Masayoshi Son have had a rough time, from WeWork’s messed up IPO to a considerable decline in Uber shares. Analysts had estimated t...

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UPS to invest $450 million to acquire over 6,000 CNG-powered trucks
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Atlanta-based transportation giant UPS recently declared its intentions to invest as much as $450 million in trucks powered by alternative fuels. The company said it plans to purchase o...

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Infosys bags Eishtec to expand BPO services in the Irish Market
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

India’s IT sector has proliferated substantially over the years and is a major driver for the country’s economic growth and development. Indian IT giants have relied on time...

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Softeco and Fincons to design new aviation safety platform ECCAIRS 2.0
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Introduction of regulatory framework combined with cutting-edge technologies is set to transform the aviation industry landscape. With an increased focus on safety, leading technology c...

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Toyota mulls investing $391M in San Antonio truck assembly plant
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Japanese auto major Toyota has reportedly disclosed its plans to invest $391 million to expand its San Antonio-based plant that produces Tundra and Tacoma pickup trucks. Evidently, this...

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Grab intends to merge Indonesian payment firms OVO and DANA
Author: Saipriya Iyer

Analysts report that over half of Indonesians don’t have bank accounts and rely on smartphones for conducting financial transactions. Companies find the Indonesian digital payment...

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Peter Thiel’s Mithril Capital invests $45M in InMobi Group’s Glance
Author: Pankaj Singh

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is being hailed as the backbone for a number of groundbreaking smartphone applications. App developers around the world are focusing on introducing AI-drive...

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Battelle to use Headwall’s spectral imaging sensors to detect opioid
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

With remarkable advancements in technologies such as AI and machine learning, leading developers of imaging technology are finding ways to use it for more diverse applications. Headwal...

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Warren Buffet’s Duracell eyes Eveready’s battery & flashlight business
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Warren Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway owned battery manufacturer, Duracell Inc., has reportedly beaten industry rival Energizer Holdings and is set to take over the flagship company ...

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Alibaba pays $2B to acquire China’s cross-border shopping portal Kaola
Author: Pankaj Singh

Chinese ecommerce company Alibaba has recently announced that it intends to purchase Kaola, a cross-border ecommerce business, from Chinese internet technology company NetEase in a tran...

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Tata Communications and Neeco collaborate on IoT services for Europe
Author: Saipriya Iyer

Leading Indian telco Tata Communications has expanded its presence into the global internet of things (IoT) space via its latest collaboration with a major ICT services and hardware pro...

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TSB and Square team up to make card payments more accessible for SMEs
Author: Hrishikesh Kadam

Digital banking has exploded in the past decade, and an increasing number of emerging businesses are embracing online banking as an alternative method to conduct financial transactions....

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Flipkart and Authentic Brands to manage Nautica operations in India
Author: Saipriya Iyer

Online shopping is today one of the most preferred ways to shop for apparels and accessories. A significant number of people in India are opting for online apps and websites that provid...

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Chinese AI startup Megvii eyes Hong Kong IPO despite ongoing protests
Author: Pankaj Singh

Facial recognition has become a driving force behind realizing China’s vision to establish itself as a world leader in artificial intelligence (AI). The technology has already bee...

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VMware buys Carbon Black and Pivotal for $5B to boost cloud services
Author: Pankaj Singh

Software giants consider the future of corporates to be outlined by successful digital transformation, which impacts their business strategy around cloud and related technologies. Busin...

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Tech Mahindra divests 73.38% stake in subsidiary to U.S. firm for $2mn
Author: Pankaj Singh

Digital transformation has etched itself into the technology space as majority of enterprises are moving full throttle into optimizing internal as well as external business earnings. I...

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Reliance and Microsoft to jointly develop technology services in India
Author: Saipriya Iyer

Emerging technologies like artificial intelligence and blockchain are transforming each and every aspect of a business, as big corporations and startups seek digital transformation to t...

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Broadcom confirms $10.7B takeover of Symantec’s enterprise business
Author: Pankaj Singh

The security industry has witnessed a growing number of mergers and acquisitions over the past few years, as players are looking to reinforce their market presence and better compete wi...

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Salesforce buys Tableau for $15.7B to reinforce CRM and BI services
Author: Pankaj Singh

Fast emerging tech enterprises across the U.S. have fueled the acquisition trend across the business analytics and big data space. Business intelligence is helping companies improve rel...

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Pfizer, GSK confirm joint venture to build a consumer healthcare giant
Author: Shikha Sinha

Healthcare industry has witnessed remarkable transformations over the past few years, owing to innovative advances in drug formulation as well as the emergence of major partnerships. Th...

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Microsoft buys BlueTalon to reinforce privacy and governance services
Author: Shikha Sinha

Big Data trends have shifted rapidly in recent years, providing remarkable opportunities for businesses to achieve digital transformation. Numerous advancements have increased the size ...

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JPMorgan to power banking needs of emerging Indian midcap enterprises
Author: Pankaj Singh

Rapid urbanization all over the world has provided emerging businesses remarkable opportunities to expand their footprint. Leading investment firms have in turn extended their services ...

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AT&T to test its latest TV streaming service in select U.S. markets
Author: Shikha Sinha

Telecom giants and video streaming service providers worldwide are facing extreme competition with increased access to high quality original content and lowering network prices. Leading...

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PayU acquires Red Dot Payments, marks presence in Southeast Asia
Author: Saipriya Iyer

The global presence that businesses worldwide are attempting to establish, is rather evident from the efforts of companies to stabilize their reach across the biggest markets there are....

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Toyota develops AI-powered field support robot for Tokyo 2020
Author: Pankaj Singh

Autonomous technologies have gained tremendous momentum worldwide, encouraging industry players to come up with innovative ways to deploy artificial intelligence in automotive, robotics...

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Air Liquide and thyssenkrupp to reduce emissions in steel production
Author: Pankaj Singh

There has been a notable rise in investments towards a greener economy, majorly due to stringent carbon regulations, coercing industry players to switch to cleaner sources of fuel. In c...

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Philips buys Boston startup Medumo to improve patient engagement
Author: Saipriya Iyer

Digital transformation has enabled the healthcare sector to significantly enhance patient care and service quality. The segment has witnessed technological innovations in terms of stori...

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Nestlé unveils new chocolate recipe to cut down on refined sugar
Author: Pankaj Singh

The amount of sugar in chocolates is always a concern among parents and health conscious individuals, often dissuading the consumption of these tasteful food products. From dental healt...

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Druva acquires CloudLanes to expand on-premises data capabilities
Author: Shikha Sinha

Implementation of cloud architecture for data storage has become prevalent among leading organizations, especially enterprises deploying AI or IoT technologies. Businesses now require s...

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National Grid buys Geronimo Energy to boost decarbonization efforts
Author: Pankaj Singh

As the awareness rises among consumers and corporates regarding conservation of natural resources as well as utilization of cleaner, greener technologies, utilities have turned towards ...

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Lotte Chemical and GS Energy set up new petrochemical partnership
Author: Shikha Sinha

A growing number of collaborations are being observed globally in the oil & gas as well as chemical sectors, primarily due to the need for exploring joint business opportunities and...

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Ford and Volkswagen to advance EV and self-driving tech partnership
Author: Pankaj Singh

Building a safe and deployment-ready autonomous car is arguably beyond the capability of any single automaker or technology provider. Companies have realized that they alone cannot make...

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European startups look to develop more robust self-driving technology
Author: Pankaj Singh

Autonomous vehicle technology has witnessed unparalleled growth in terms of investment as well as on-road deployment over the last two years across the U.S., Europe and some other parts...

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IBM successfully completes acquisition of Red Hat for USD 34 billion
Author: Saipriya Iyer

The proliferation of the hybrid cloud – a world within itself, has brought about a slew of changes in the global technology and industrial landscape. Having recognized the eventua...

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PayU acquires Red Dot Payments, marks presence in Southeast Asia
Author: Saipriya Iyer

The global presence that businesses worldwide are attempting to establish, is rather evident from the efforts of companies to stabilize their reach across the biggest markets there are....

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Capgemini seals acquisition offer for consultancy firm Altran
Author: Pankaj Singh

The domain of consulting is increasingly becoming an expansive industry of sorts, owing to the widespread demand for assistance and advice pertaining to the strategy, management, and op...

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AT&T continues colossal investment rampage to boost networks
Author: Saipriya Iyer

Texas-headquartered multinational conglomerate holding company AT&T seems to be on the verge of a massive investment spree. The firm, since 2016, has been emptying its coffers towar...

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Fuji buys Consul Neowatt, strengthens manufacturing presence in India
Author: Shikha Sinha

The acquisition waves seem to be going rather strong for electric equipment maker Fuji Electric Co., Ltd. A reliable leader in the manufacturing of gas analyzers, pumps, flowmeters, pre...

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