Daily Archives: November 2, 2017

BT second-quarter profit dragged down by Global Services unit

BT Group BT.L reported a 4 percent drop in second-quarter adjusted earnings as its struggles to turn around its Global Services unit, while higher costs for pensions and sports rights offset growth in its EE mobile business. Britain’s biggest telecoms firm reported adjusted core earnings of 1.81 billion pounds for the three months to end-September,

HCL Technologies to start business operations in Nagpur from April 2018

HCL Technologies will start its business operations at Nagpur campus from the first week of April 2018, a senior company official said here. Training of the first batch of recruits is currently underway and the business operations will commence from the first week of April with 200 people, said senior vice president of HCL Technologies

Matrix launches insurance for smartphones purchased in and outside India

Matrix Cellular operating under the brand name of “Matrix” has introduced the ‘Mobile Protect’ insurance plan for smartphones purchased in or outside India. The insurance plan in partnership with Allianz Global Assistance protects users in the event of theft, accidental and liquid damage and provides quick assistance and a timely resolution. The plan provides insurance

Newly disclosed Facebook ads show Russia’s cyber intrusion

A trove of Facebook ads made public on Wednesday by Congress depicts Russia’s extraordinary cyber intrusion into American life in 2016 aimed at upending the nation’s democratic debate and fomenting discord over such disparate issues as immigration, gun control and politics. The ads, seen by vast numbers of people, encouraged street demonstrations against Donald Trump