Tag Archives: Launches

Government launches SWADES to tap skill set of out-of-job Indians returning from abroad

NEW DELHI: The Centre has launched a skill-mapping exercise of the citizens returning to the country under the Vande Bharat Mission. Called SWADES (Skilled Workers Arrival Database for Employment Support), the joint initiative by the ministries of skill development & entrepreneurship, civil aviation and external affairs aims to create a database of qualified citizens so as to tap their skill ... Read More »

Amazon Launches Sponsored Display Advertising

On Thursday last week, Amazon launched a new advertising campaign type for Vendors and professional Sellers on Amazon: Sponsored Display. According to Amazon’s announcement, “With this launch, advertisers are able to access Product Display Ads audience and product targeting features within Sponsored Display. All Product Display Ads campaigns are now part of Sponsored Display without any additional action required.” The new ... Read More »

T-Hub launches angel funding programme for startups in Telangana

HYDERABAD : Hyderabad-based startup incubator T-Hub on Thursday announced the launch of its funding programme T-Angel, through which it will help startups raise capital. The three-month investment acceleration programme is a joint venture with the Telangana state government and will be executed by T-Hub and online investment platform LetsVenture. The programme is the first in a series of funding focused programmes by T-Hub, and ... Read More »

India Today Group launches Hindi HD news channel-Aaj Tak HD

Aaj Tak announced the launch of India’s first Hindi HD news channel-Aaj Tak HD. Reinforcing its 18 year legacy of being a pioneer, Aaj Tak marks another milestone by ushering in the future through the HD avatar. Aaj Tak HD will be powered by rich exclusives, superior picture and audio quality, lesser ad breaks, making it the preferred news destination. ... Read More »

Dalai Lama Launches iOS App That Provides Updates on His Travels and Teachings

He already has millions of Twitter followers and has spoken of the wonders of new technology. Now the Dalai Lama has launched a new iPhone app so devotees can keep track of his travels and teachings. The 82-year-old Buddhist monk announced the new app, which will allow users to watch live video of his teachings, to his 16.6 million Twitter followers on Thursday. It promises official news, ... Read More »

MSI launches GV62 series gaming laptops in India starting at Rs 79,990

MSI has launched its latest GV62 series gaming laptops in India. Currently, the company has introduced three laptops in its GV62 series, first is the GV62VR 7RF which features the GeForce GTX 1060 GPU coupled with 6GB of GDDR5 RAM. The MSI GV62 7RE comes with GeForce GTX 1050 Ti coupled with 4GB of GDDR5 RAM and third is the GV62 7RD ... Read More »

IDW Entertainment Launches Digital Studio Initiative

IDW Entertainment, the independent content studio that is a division of IDW Media Holdings, has launched the IDW Digital Studio, aimed at content development, production, distribution and engagement with a primary focus on building franchises. “IDW Digital Studio’s primary objective is to become a global leader in ground breaking, original, on-demand entertainment for the “geek culture” audience across digital media networks,” ... Read More »

Flipkart to foray into grocery segment; launches pilot project

Flipkart has undertaken a pilot programme in Bengaluru, aiming to foray into grocery segment and may expand it to other places across the country, a senior official said here today. The homegrown e-commerce player plans to launch the grocery service shortly, Anil Goteti head of marketplace, Flipkart told reporters without giving any timeframe for the launch. “We will be opening ... Read More »

Synaptics Launches Biometric Fusion Engine for Mobiles, Combining Fingerprint and Facial Recognition

Biometric authentications methods like fingerprint scanners have slowly made it to majority of smartphones adding at least basic level of security for users. However, attackers have found ways to bypass fingerprint scanners on smartphones that gives them access to the device. Synaptics has come out with a new system that combines fingerprint authentication and facial recognition for enhanced security and ... Read More »

Top Ten Car Launches Of 2016

What a busy, engaging and even tumultuous year 2016 has been. We have already recognized the truly best with our annual awards programme. But now it is my turn to tell you my pick for the year’s top ten launches in the car market.1. Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza Without a doubt the veritable trump card once again has been played ... Read More »