TCS becomes most valued IT company

TCS has further consolidated its position among the top 3 most valuable brands in the IT services sector, according to Brand Finance, the world’s leading brand valuation firm…reports Asian Lite News The brand value of Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) grew by $1.4 billion in 2020 over the prior year which is the highest absolute growth

‘Nothing’ to unveil smart device soon

The announcement came shortly after a $7 million round in seed financing in December that included tech leaders and investors such as Tony Fadell, Casey Neistat, Kevin Lin, Steve Huffman and Josh Buckley….reports Asian Lite News OnePlus Co-founder Carl Pei on Wednesday launched a new London-based consumer technology company called “Nothing” that will release its

‘A New Sense Of Place’

With over 50 per cent (564.5 million) of the Indian population connected to the internet, the shift to ‘activity’ as opposed to ‘location’ has become more defined. According to a study every one-in-five respondent orders groceries from their beds or while browsing what is on the television, or even on their smartphones while travelling!…writes Puja

‘Indian tech start-up base grew by 10% in 2020’

Nearly 14 per cent of total investments in 2020 were in deep-tech start-ups, up from 11 per cent in 2019…reports Asian Lite News With over 1,600 tech start-ups and a record number of 12 additional unicorns added in 2020 — the highest ever in a single calendar year — the Indian tech start-up base witnessed

‘Card Data of 10 Crore Indians’ on Dark Web’

Independent cyber security researcher Rajshekhar Rajaharia claimed that the data was being sold on the Dark Web for an undisclosed amount via cryptocurrency Bitcoin….reports Asian Lite Newsdesk Independent cyber security researcher Rajshekhar Rajaharia claimed on Sunday that data of nearly 10 crore credit and debit card holders in the country is being sold for an

Apps Spending Touched $407 Mn On Christmas

Consumers around the globe spent an estimated $407.6 million across Apple’s App Store and Google Play on Christmas, a year-over-year growth of nearly 35 per cent per cent from approximately $303 million in 2019, according to a new report by data analytics firm Sensor Tower. Between the two platforms, Apple’s App Store captured the bulk

Whatsapp Users Make 1.4 bn New Year Calls

WhatsApp users the world over made more than 1.4 billion voice and video calls on New Year’s Eve, the most ever calls in a single day on the platform, Facebook said. As Covid-19 made meeting with friends and family tough, WhatsApp calling on New Year’s Eve 2020 increased over 50 per cent compared to the

PM inaugurates India’s first driverless train operations

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday inaugurated India’s first-ever driverless train operations on Delhi Metro’s Magenta Line, along with the fully operational National Common Mobility Card service, and said that India will have the metro service in more than 25 cities by 2025, as against in 18 cities currently. Fully automated driverless train will run

Ducati and Lamborghini combo with Italian excellence

Automobile Lamborghini and Ducati announce the Ducati Diavel 1260 Lamborghini, a motorcycle in a limited and numbered edition of 630 units, appealing to both motorcyclists and collectors from all over the world. Celebrating the cooperation between the two organisations, Ducati and Lamborghini both represent Italian excellence, sharing values such as sportiness, attention to design and

Telegram Hints Starting Premium Services In 2021

Sending an alert to WhatsApp, Telegram Founder Pavel Durov on Wednesday said that the instant messaging app will start generating revenue starting next year as the platform is close to hitting the 500 million user mark. Making the announcement in his Telegram channel, Durov said that all the features that are currently free will stay