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How Jyoti Bansal’s Harness aims to simplify the software delivery process

The Indian startup ecosystem is dominated by the likes of Flipkart, Paytm, Ola, Swiggy, and Zomato, but there are also many deep tech startups that solve core software engineering challenges. Among these is Harness, a Silicon Valley-headquartered technology company that has its research and development centre in Bengaluru. Co-founded by Jyoti Bansal, who shot to fame when his earlier venture, AppDynamics, was acquired by Cisco for $3.7 billion in

Which Indian City Has the Most Gadget Geeks?

Which Indian city boasts of being the most gadget-friendly in India? Okay! If that’s confusing let’s put it a different spin on the question by asking where in India do we have gadget geeks – those who are the proud possessors of the maximum number of personal technology and gadgets within the confines of the

Cyber Monday 2019: The Best Deals on iPads

Cyber Monday has grown to rival Black Friday in terms of deals—particularly when it comes to tech. Those who refuse to drag themselves out of bed at 4 a.m. on Friday to hunt down “doorbuster” products are being rewarded with deals they can track from the comfort of their computer. But there was always one

Social Media And The Need To Believe

While it is still easy to spot the “fake news” in the checkout aisle at the grocery store, it is a lot harder online thanks to social media. The big reason is that instead of turning to the paper of record or the evening news more Americans now get their news from social media. As reported

Govt Around the World Increasingly Using Social Media to Monitor Citizens: Human Rights Watchdog

Washington: Governments around the world are increasingly using social media to manipulate elections and monitor their citizens, in a worrisome trend for democracy, a human rights watchdog said Tuesday. An annual report on online freedom by the nonprofit group Freedom House found evidence of “advanced social media surveillance programs” in at least 40 of 65 countries