We want to double business in next three years: Rajiv Bhalla, MD, Barco India

NEW DELHI: Display technology firm BarcoIndia, a 100% subsidiary of Belgium headquartered Barco NV sees a big opportunity in India in areas including smart cities development. infrastructure and entertainment. It has helped set up `video walls’ in command and control centers for telcos, managing cities, police requirements, entertainment and so on. In an interview with ET, Rajiv Bhalla, managing […]

Vivo starts selling the Y93s – a Y93 with a Helio P22 and double the storage

Vivo has retooled its Y93 with a MediaTek Helio P22 chipset (to replace the Qualcomm Snapdragon 439), doubled the built-in storage to 128GB an appended an s to the name – meet the vivo Y93s. The phone is built around the same blueprint – a 6.2-inch 720x1520px display with a teardrop-styled notch for the 8MP […]

Internet users in country will double to 829 million users in 2021: Report

Mumbai: Driven by digital transformation, internet users in the country will double by 2021 to 829 million users from 373 million users in 2016, according to a recent report. This means roughly 59 per cent of the Indian population will use the internet. Also, there would be two billion networked devices in 2021 up from 1.4 billion […]

Global Smartphone Shipments Register Double Digit Growth, Says Counterpoint

Global smartphone shipments have bounced back, logging a growth of 11 percent in the first quarter this year compared to a two percent decline in the same period last year, a report said on Tuesday. A total of 375 million smartphone units were shipped in the first quarter, according to market research firm Counterpoint Research. […]

Does Facebook Have a Double Standard When It Comes to Small Business Advertisers?

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) as been accused of double standards when it comes to advertising after it repeatedly refused one small business’ attempts to launch an online ad campaign because the company sold Airsoft guns. Facebook’s advertising policy clearly states that paid posts cannot promote items such as “weapons, ammunition, or explosives.” And according to a member of […]

Double Trouble For Twitter With Revenue and Stocks Down

Has the Twitter success story run its course? That’s the question being posed on Wall Street after Twitter reported disappointing revenue growth in the first quarter of 2016 recently. In the first quarter, Twitter reported $595 million in revenue, well below the $607.8 million that analysts were expecting. The company added 5 million users, but fell […]