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#Foxconn To Invest $5 Billion in India; India Will Be a Parallel Manufacturing Hub To China : GST Effect

Taiwan-based World’s largest electronics contract manufacturing company: Foxconn, already manufactures around 4 million handsets in India, for companies like InFocus, Oppo, Xiaomi, Nokia and Gionee. It seems that this was only a start. As per latest information coming in from the company, it has been revealed that the implementation of GST across India has instilled confidence within the company, and in the coming months, they have planned massive investment in India to scale up their operations. $5 billion or Rs 34,000 crore has been earmarked for investments by Foxconn in India, and one…

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#SSDs for Mixed Workloads

Deploying solid-state drives (SSDs) in the data center is a great way to boost application responsiveness and remove I/O bottlenecks in the storage layer. But today’s data centers face a mixed bag when it comes to storage workloads, and the answer isn’t always as simple as “add more speed.” There are different kinds of speed to consider, namely sequential read/write and random read/write. And what’s more, data centers also need the endurance to handle tens of thousands (potentially millions and billions) of I/O transactions daily. So when you’re looking for…

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#Semiconductor Market to Grow 11.5% in 2017

Strong demand and rising prices for memory ICs and other semiconductors will result in stronger-than-expected sales for the global semiconductor industry in 2017, according to World Semiconductor Trade Statistics’ (WSTS) updated semiconductor forecast. WSTS revised its forecast for 2017 and now says the global semiconductor market will increase 11.5% to $378 billion. The growth rate for 2017 will be the highest that it’s been since 2010 when sales increased more than 30%. In its original forecast for 2017, WSTS had said the market would grow about 3% in 2017 and…

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#30 Amazing Facts about iPhone …

One day, recently, I got really curious about the iPhone. Of course, owning an iPhone for several years, there was a lot I knew about it. But I started wondering how much it costs Apple to make an iPhone and where iPhone components come from and how much have iPhones shrunk since the original came out. I wrote down a list of questions and began finding the answers and I was fascinated. Have you ever wondered how much it actually costs Apple to make an iPhone? Well I’ve got an…

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#“Quit If You Don’t Like Our Privacy Policy”, Says WhatApp And Here Are The Alternatives

WhatsApp’s privacy policy has come under a lot of scrutiny after two students Karmanya Singh Sareen and Shreya Sethi filed a PIL in Supreme Court. Ever since WhatsApp was bought by Facebook back in 2014, concerns regarding user privacy came to limelight as WhatApp kept revising privacy policy constantly in favour of more data sharing with Facebook. Under the latest privacy policy, which you are agreeing to by using the app, users were made to give consent to WhatsApp and Facebook, so that latter could snoop on messages privately circulated between users…

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#Will the world be around Google in 2030?

When we wake up on the New Year’s Eve of 2030, despite the freezing outside, our room will be at the exact temperature we want because the thermostat application with artificial intelligence will set Nest to the most suitable temperature for us. Peki Nest, which company bought 3 billion dollars by three years ago? Of course Google, we returned to the year 2030 and a driverless taxi picked us up from our house and transported it directly to our workplace. Who programmed the artificial intelligence of a driverless cab to…

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#How You Can Easily Suspend/Resume Jio 4G SIM Services; Here is How To Do It!

Losing our beloved mobile phone can be a very exasperating experience. Mobile devices like smartphones have become an integral part of our lives. Losing our smartphone not only worries us about our personal data that someone might access and use it for immoral purposes, but also reminds us of the hectic process that would follow to block the SIM and get a fresh SIM from the telecom operator’s store. While it is not possible for the telecom operators to keep your devices from being lost or stolen, Reliance Jio is letting its…

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#H-1B visa concerns: IT stocks slump, top 4 companies lose over Rs 22,000 crore in market valuation

60% of the H1-B work visas issued annually by US are grabbed by Indians; as a result, H1-B visa holders contribute $1 billion to the US Govt. every year. Besides, Indian IT industry creates around 4 lakh direct and indirect jobs in US, which generates $5 billion of tax revenues for them. But it seems, these stats are mere numbers, when it comes to the ‘protectionism’ concept of the most powerful nation of the world. Two US lawmakers have reintroduced a bill in the US Congress, which will make issuing H1-B…

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#Technology trends that will define 2017

No one can predict how the future will shake out, but we can make some educated guesses. Global design and strategy firm frog has released its 2017 forecasts for the technologies that will define the upcoming year. Last year, the firm correctly predicted that virtual reality would explode in popularity and that sensors in things like appliances and thermometers would continue to shrink in size. Get ready to step into the future. Buildings will harness the powers of nature Around the world, large companies are leading the way in building solar-powered offices…

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#Paytm Faces Frequent Downtimes, Reports of Possible Hack Emerges!

Right after the demonetisation hit India, Paytm became one of the biggest beneficiaries of this move. It has now become the go-to choice for cashless transactions. Paytm has been around for a long time but after the demonetisation they have witnessed immense growth in their transactions as well as user base. As the user were forced to go cashless, Paytm captured a substantial share among the e-wallets. Even though almost every bank in India has its own app for day to day transactions, users opted for Paytm. Mainly due to its simplicity and nation…

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