June 23, 2011
When Shumi, a school student in Bangalore, was looking for a coaching centre in Bangalore to help her study law, she went online. “But it was painstaking, looking through link after link. A...
May 17, 2011
Sony on Monday offered frustrated gamers free video games and movie rentals as its online entertainment networks resumed normal functions after nearly a month of disruptions and data breaches caus...
May 15, 2011
The intense rivalry between Facebook and Google just got juicier. In a twist seemingly out of a Hollywood thriller, Facebook hired a prominent public relations firm to try to plant st...
May 12, 2011
Karnataka today became the first State in the country to launch an e-payment system for commercial tax payers.
Speaking at the launch, Reserve Bank of India Deputy Governor Shyamala...
May 11, 2011
OrangeSoft Info Tech, a subsidiary of the U.S.-based OrangeSoft Technologies, has launched two web portals — orangesocial and mydosti.com. OrangeSocial is a paid service and a web-base...
April 30, 2011
Network readiness index says it has fallen behind in “most indicators”
March 30, 2011
Parents, school and college managements who are apprehensive about what their wards were getting fed by the Internet and the social networking sites, have a safe alternative now.Here is a S...
March 28, 2011
Paul Baran, whose work with packaging data in the 1960s has been credited with playing a key role in the later development of the Internet, has died. Baran’s son David tells the Assoc...
March 8, 2011
In its long history, India Post (editorial, March 7), may have been slow off the mark in facing up to the competition, but with its vast network and enviable reach, it is bound to succeed in...
February 21, 2011
Many web surfers don’t know it, but the introduction of new internet address standards might change the way they get online. Since the supply of useable addresses governed by the IPv4...
June 12, 2011
One of the forceful presenters at a recent event of SPIN (Software Process Improvement Network), Chennai, was Tathagat Varma, Sr Director-Business Operations, Yahoo! Software Development Ind...
May 16, 2011
May 15, 2011
File sharing is a great way to distribute film, music and software online. Unfortunately, it’s also a great way to get into trouble for sharing illegally gathered files or to download viruse...
May 12, 2011
The shortage of faculty for medical colleges can be addressed by using the extensive coverage of the National Knowledge Network to transmit classroom lectures, S.S. Badrinath, Chairman Emeritus, S...
May 3, 2011
‘Smart services' indicate a change in customer engagement strategy »
March 31, 2011
The official Facebook page of the Karnataka Criminal Investigation Department, “DGPCIDKARNATAKA”, is a string of one-sided comments punctuated with official-ese, or newspaper links of...
March 29, 2011
Nelson Mandela’s foundation is reaching out to the young, networked and socially conscious, bringing teens to a news conference Monday to announce it was launching a Twitter account. ...
March 10, 2011
On reading the article “Oh, for the postman dear!” (Open Page, March 6), I too was reminded of R.K. Narayan's The Missing Mail, as it was part of our English syllabus in class 10...
March 7, 2011
India Post's recent initiatives, which include slotting itself in cyberspace through the ePost Office, are pointers to the manner in which the world's largest postal network can be better le...
February 18, 2011
Ask Prabakaran Murugaiah, Founder and CEO of the US-based Corp-Corp.com (http://bit.ly/F4TPraba), what his plans are for his native place, Tirunelveli, and his answer is, ‘Jobs.’...