Tata Communications expects IoT business to vault 10x

‘Challenge lies in getting the ecosystem to deliver devices matching the scale’ Tata Communications’ bet on creating the world’s largest network of Internet of Things (IoT) in India is starting to pay off as initial investments have started translating into large commercial deployments. That growth in place, the company expects the IoT business to grow 10 […]

Reliance’s Unlimit, IBM Collaborate to Create IoT Solutions in India

Reliance Group’s Unlimit – an Internet of Things (IoT) venture for enterprises – and tech giant IBM on Monday announced a collaboration to co-create IoT solutions for industry verticals, including automotive, insurance, utilities and industrial automation. The two companies are developing IoT solutions for implementation across Reliance Group companies, addressing key segments such as user-based insurance (Reliance general insurance), asset […]

Microsoft Build 2016 India: Bots, IoT, and Windows Apps

Microsoft Build 2016 India: Bots, IoT, and Windows Apps HIGHLIGHTS Build is Microsoft’s conference for Windows developers. It was held in various parts of the world, including India. Bots as a conversation platform was the big theme of the conference. Bengaluru-based startup Yellow Messenger is one of the companies in India that’s exploring conversational commerce […]

Mozilla Reveals Firefox OS IoT Projects

Mozilla may have given up on battling Android and iOS to find a firm position in the smartphone operating system market, but the company is affirming its growing interest in capturing a pie of the IoT space. The Firefox maker has shared details of several Firefox OS-powered connected projects it is working on. The free-software […]

India Funding Roundup: An IoT Hardware Startup, Mobile Tutoring Platform, and More

Our latest funding roundup compiles early and late stage investments in India’s startup ecosystem, covering investments in robotics, healthcare, e-commerce, budget hotel accommodations, and is notable for two huge funding events in the EdTech and grocery delivery space. Smartron India IoT startup Smartron India announced Tuesday that it had received an undisclosed sum of funding […]