AR, VR and new-age tech companies report increase in demand as Covid-19 grounds workforce
Imagine sitting in your room, wearing a virtual reality (VR) headset and getting the feel of walking into a conference, or an expo, or watching a product demo. This isn’t science fiction as the Covid-19 outbreak grounds millions of people worldwide.
Tech Mahindra launches women-led ideathon to drive tech innovation
The wider Tech Mahindra family including woman associates, women spouses o...
Avataar.Me ropes in Mayank Tiwari as Partner & CBO
Tiwari will lead on-ground teams in San Francisco and Delhi and will be responsible for le...
No place for fake reviews: Facebook, eBay pledge to end illicit businesses
Facebook removed 188 pages and groups, and disabled 24 accounts involved in the trade.
India to have more than 907 million internet users by 2023: Report
As per the CISCO report, devices and connections are growing faster (7% CAGR) than the population (1% CAGR) in the country. This trend has been boosting the growth in the average number of devices and connections per household and per capita. There would be 2.1 billion networked devices by 2023, the report said.
The force awakens: Disney takes Star Wars experience a notch higher with AR-enabled Bose headphones
‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’, will hit theaters on Friday.
May the force be with you: Facebook Messenger adds 'Star Wars'-themed AR effects, themes & emojis
Facebook is celebrating the last installment of the saga, ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’.
Your payment info, passwords are safe: OnePlus confirms data breach, says email addresses were compromised
There is little that OnePlus can do to mitigate the damage.
Tech Mahindra launches dedicated Google Cloud Centre of Excellence
The COE, in Hyderabad, will provide enterprises with access to technology and services for expediting migration to the cloud and delivering tailored solutions to move critical workloads to Google Cloud, develop their Artificial Intelligence (AI) and data analytics solutions, and improve workplace productivity.
Sky's the limit for Apple: iPhone mogul eyes AR-VR dream by 2022; may introduce 5G next year
In 2021 or 2022, Apple aims to release a combined VR and AR headset with a focus on gaming.
A brighter Diwali with OnePlus & Snapchat: Tech duo's AR campaign lets users create a real-time Taj Mahal
The brands have created special Lenses that brings to life landmarks.
Mindtree launches immersive technologies experience centre in collaboration with PTC
The company is collaborating with global software company PTC to "unleash new possibilities and transform interactions" throughout the customer experience and Industry 4.0 touch points, a Mindtree statement said.
Maharashtra Politics: From augmented reality to virtual reality to the real thing, albeit stitched together
Devendra Fadnavis claimed that the decision to form the government with Ajit Pawar’s support was his own and not that of the party central leadership.
OPPO to spend $7 bn on R&D in three years
Owned by BBK Group (which also owns Vivo, Realme and OnePlus), Oppo is the fourth largest player globally with a share of 9% as per Counterpoint Research. The group is close to becoming the largest smartphone manufacturer group globally, accounting for over 20% of the global smartphone market and three of its brands in the top 10, said a report.
Oppo gives sneak peek into future of 'intelligent connectivity', plans USD 7 bn R&D push
The company has also announced its plans to invest about USD 7 billion over the next three years on its research and development initiatives that include building core technologies in hardware and software as well as frontier innovations such as 5G/6G, big data, cloud computing and augmented reality (AR).
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