Companies opt for insurance to stay safe in cyberspace

With cybercrime incidents increasing exponentially, firms from varied sectors such as information technology, banking and telecommunications, including start-ups, are queuing to purchase cyber insurance to protect themselves from attacks. Though there are no concrete statistics yet to quantify the number and value of cyber insurance policies taken by firms in Tamil Nadu, there has been […]

Infosys launches InfyTQ app for engineering students

Infosys has announced the launch of a digital platform offering learning and engagement experiences for engineering students. “InfyTQ is a free platform open to all engineering students in their third and fourth year. The platform encourages holistic development by imparting technical as well as professional skills and helps them become industry ready,” said a statement […]

On digital platforms, content is king

The advent of video streaming platforms such as Amazon Prime Video, Netflix and ZEE5, and their willingness to make long-term investments and create a varied (and bigger) catalogue promises to alter the country’s entertainment landscape. The relentless focus on storytelling in these platforms seems to be having a ripple effect on mainstream cinema as well. […]

Little KITEs revel in IT universe

More than 1,200 school students from across the State underwent special training in advanced computer technologies on Saturday and Sunday. They were given advanced skills in programming, electronics, and animation at the camps conducted by the Kerala Infrastructure and Technology for Education (KITE), formerly called IT@School. The students (called Little KITEs) chosen for the two-day […]

Apple ropes in former Microsoft executive to boost smart home business

Apple has appointed Microsoft’s former Corporate Vice President Sam Jadallah to lead the “Home” products category at Apple, CNBC reported early on Sunday. Even though Apple has not officially announced the appointment, Jadallah updated his LinkedIn bio to read – “Working on Home at Apple”, reflecting his new role with the iPhone-maker. However, along with […]