Microsoft’s AI used to identify potential school drop-outs
The Andra Pradesh government is using Microsoft Azure Machine Learning to identify students at risk of dropping out in the coming school year. Azure Machine Learning is a cloud predictive analytics service that makes it possible ...
Facebook now allowing users in India to recharge their mobile plans within the app
It looks like Facebook is planning to enter the Mobile Recharge market in India. Facebook has recently enabled its new Mobile Recharge feature for some users in India. This feature will allow users to recharge their prepaid mobile...
Report: Walmart to acquire India’s Flipkart by end of June
by Greg Jordan
According to reports, Walmart is very close to purchasing a majority stake in Indian e-commerce player Flipkart by the end of June. The company made an offer to purchase at least 51% of Flipkart shares for between $10 and $12 bill...
Google Home and Google Home Mini launched in India
Google today announced the launch of Google Home and Google Home Mini in India for Rs 9,999, and Rs 4,499 respectively. Google Home and Google Home Mini will be available for purchase online exclusively on Flipkart, and in over 75...
Google is planning a cheaper Pixel Phone this year
Google’s Pixel and Pixel 2 last year followed the trend f releasing high-end phones at even higher-end prices, now reports indicate that Google might be making a slow return to reality. Via a report from the Economic Times, ...
Microsoft announces its first renewable energy deal in India
Just last week, Microsoft announced its first ever renewable energy deal in Asia. Today, Microsoft announced their second renewable energy deal in Asia. This new deal is to purchase 3 megawatts of solar-powered electricity from At...
Microsoft collaborates with Tamil Nadu Government in India to enhance digital literacy across all levels
Microsoft today announced their collaboration with the government of Tamil Nadu in India to improve the integration of technology in teaching and learning. As part of this agreement, Microsoft will adopt seven schools initially t...
Facebook takes another step to fight fake accounts, will require Aadhar while signing up
If you’re living in India then you have surely heard about Aadhar and for others, it is something similar to Social Security Number. Indian Government has taken steps this year to make Aadhar a mandatory Identification measu...