Startups and Tech

Google+ hit by another data security breach, over 52 million user accounts affected

In the earlier reported incident too, partner apps were found to be the culprits.

90 per cent malware spread through spam in 2018: F-Secure

Spam campaigns disguised as delivery notifications or online shopping invoices have been popular with cybercriminals all year long, the cybersecurity firm found.

Amazon India employees allegedly shared internal data with merchants, probe on

In the present case, product listings on the site seem to have been manipulated by circumventing the automated system that Amazon has in place.

Myntra chief Ananth Narayanan resigns, firm likely to abolish CEO post

With staff reduction in different overlapping functions in Myntra and Jabong, it is felt that more employees may be asked to leave in the coming days.

B’luru’s Ethereal Machines, med-tech firm JioVio win ITC Infotech's startup contest

As part of the event, the IT services arm of diversified conglomerate ITC Ltd, ran two parallel tracks -- a "Startup Showcase" and a programming "Codeathon".

ITC Infotech's startup initiative to go global from 2019: CEO

"We are planning to organise iTech in Britain and the US from next year," said Sushma Rajagopalan, CEO and Managing Director of ITC Infotech.

Shell’s Make the Future India 2018 accelerates conversation on future of mobility

Held for the first time in India, Make the Future featuring Shell Eco-marathon, is a festival of ideas and innovation.

OTO Capital raises seed funding of Rs 5 crore led by Venture Catalysts

The platform leverages car usage patterns, data analytics, and real-time market inputs to determine the accurate residual value of a vehicle and ensure lower monthly onstalments.

Uber plans to double hiring of techies in India in 2019, files for IPO

According to the company, its tech centres in Bengaluru and Hyderabad are critical to the global mission of developing urban mobility solutions for everyone.

Google announces 'Journalism AI' project in partnership with LSE think-tank

Part of the Google News Initiative (GNI), the "Journalism AI" project will focus on research and training for newsrooms on the intersection of AI and journalism.