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Exchange Nokia Asha for Lumia 435 with Microsoft Smart Exchange Offer

Microsoft India has announced an exciting deal for its customers by announcing Smart Exchange Offer – where one can exchange Nokia Asha for Lumia 435 at a discounted price. The new Lumia 435 is a brand new smartphone launched by […]

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Google India is calling teenagers to become Web Rangers

The Google Web Rangers contest is now open for Indians. Google is calling teenagers from across the country to get a complete training on the safe use of internet. Furthermore, the contenders will also get the training to create their […]

Microsoft Lumia 435 Dual SIM now available in India for INR 5,999

The new Dual SIM Lumia 435 announced last year with Microsoft’s budget Smartphones is now available for sale at online stores for INR 5,399 or USD 100 approximately. The company is providing 500MB or free 2G/3G data for first 2 […]

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India launches a Digital Locker System

The Department of Electronics & Information Technology (DeitY) of the Govt of India, has launched a new Digital Locker System named e-locker which will let the users store their important documents like birth certificate, university documents, voter ID card, pan […]

Bing and Cortana Bring you Live Updates From Cricket World Cup 2015

As the cricket world cup was nearing, Bing team in Hyderabad (India) had been working to bring you live updates from all the matches. The updates will not only include scores but time-table of matches and progress of your favorite […]

Facebook provides free Internet in India

Facebook tied up with Reliance communications to provide free Internet in India. Reliance communications says the initiative by Facebook also includes a total of 33 free websites under different categories, mostly education, health and social networking. People who are using […]

Micromax become India’s largest smartphone supplier

To everyone’s surprise Micromax, the budget Smartphone maker outshined Samsung to become India’s largest smartphone supplier. Korean company Samsung has been the leading Smartphone supplier in India for last many years, but the booming budget phone maker Micromax’s Smartphone sale […]

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Microsoft to share Windows OS source code with Indian Army

In a development that may come as a surprise to many, Microsoft has agreed to share the source code for the Windows operating system, with the Indian Army. The Indian Army has been facing several cyber attacks in the recent […]

Xbox 360 gets a price cut; 19% lower in India

Just after announcing a $100 discount on Surface Pro 3, Microsoft has cut Xbox 360’s price by 19% in India. It has also launched the 500GB version of Xbox with the announcement. Microsoft is now eyeing the game market in […]

IIT Bombay to produce World’s Cheapest Netbook

In what started as an ambitious project to provide remote students with virtual classrooms, some 30 years ago, India has been roping in different manufacturers as well as has been researching on its own (in its IT Institutes) for a […]

BSNL and Microsoft To Provide Free Internet Across India

The Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has proposed providing 2500 cities and towns across India with free WiFi connectivity. The project will cost some seven thousand Indian rupees. The projects has gotten the nod of Modi cabinet (the current Indian […]

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India blocks PasteBin, Vimeo and 30 other sites

The orders of India’s DoT have blocked 32 websites in India. The list includes some very popular websites like Vimeo, Pastebin, Dailymotion, Github and many others. The issue is reported mainly by the users using BSNL, Hathway and Vodafone network. […]

Microsoft India planning free Internet using White Space technology

Aiming to widen internet reach in rural India, Microsoft India is planning to provide free internet using White Space technology. Microsoft wants to take last mile internet connectivity to remote parts of India. For this, Microsoft has proposed the telecom […]

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Google forms Indian Language Internet Alliance

Penetration of Internet in recent years in India has been good but still remains distant from best. Language support comes across as the main barrier in this progress. To overcome it, Google on Monday announced alliance with industry partners to […]

Google eyes $1 billion revenue from India in FY15

The Internet exposes space of infinite opportunity and smart companies like Google know to make better use of it. The search engine giant, sources say is eyeing a $1 billion (Rs 6,000 crore) revenue mark from India in the year […]

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IIT launches free online tech courses for students, powered by Google India

Google, the Internet giant, is now engaged in the educational field. Google joined hands with the reputed IIT (Indian Institute of Technology) and NPTEL (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning) to provide free online tech courses for students. The courses […]

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Microsoft India releases Guardian Windows Phone security app for women

Microsoft India today embraced womankind in its long list of useful apps by releasing an excellent security app for women. The newly launched app named “Guardian” is specially designed for women and includes more safety features and capabilities than any […]

Google India Launches ‘Helping Women Get Online Campaign’

Indian Women are known worldwide for expressing different traits. They are graceful and elegant, adept at balancing work and home. They are go-getters and personify motherhood. But most of them are not, digitally literate.  To overcome this deficiency too, and […]

Microsoft sets up CityNext in India

The pairing of Indian IT firms TCS or Tata Consultancy Services and Wipro with the software giant, Microsoft has led to the birth of CityNext initiative in India. The initiative will enable city residents and city leaders to use technology […]

100 Indian Monuments to be seen on Google Street View

Google has recently initiated the project of making around 100 monuments of India to be accessed on Street View. That means, anyone with an Internet connection, can easily get a 360 degree panoramic view of these 100 cultural structures and […]

Nokia Lumia 1020 launches in India

One of the most awaited Nokia Smartphones; Nokia Lumia 1020 is finally launched in India today. The Finnish mobile phone will hit the market shelves by October 11, this year. The new flagship Smartphone from Nokia will be available in […]

Become a Windows U Crew member – Campaign for Windows 8.1 !

You might have tested your IQ (Intelligence Quotient) and EQ (Emotional Quotient) many times, but Microsoft now introduces a new term TechQ (Technology Quotient) for its users.  With some attractive prizes and gifts Microsoft is looking for talented young minds […]

Google joins hand with Spice to open an Android Nation store in India

Google has finally realized the importance of Indian middle class population and its growing acceptance to the Smartphones. According to a report, Google is planning to enter the Indian retail market with physical stores called Android Nation in partnership with Spice […]

India is the 5th most tracked country by the US intelligence, reveals PRISM

News about the US intelligence agency using tech giants like Microsoft, Google, Apple, Yahoo, Facebook and more to spy on private information of users around the world continues to make rounds. The surveillance program, codenamed PRISM which provides the National […]

Microsoft India announces appointment of Karan Bajwa as Managing Director

Microsoft India has announced the appointment of Karan Bajwa as the new Managing Director of its sales and marketing group (SMSG) in the country. Karan Bajwa is currently the head of the enterprise business in India. The present Managing Director Sanket […]