IBM’s major transform in its Employees to India instead of USA

IBM has shifted its center of gravity halfway around theworld to India, making it a high-tech example of theglobalization trends that the Trump administration has railed against. BANGALORE, India — IBM dominated the early decades of computing with inventions like the mainframe and the floppy disk. Its offices and factories, stretching from upstate More...

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By On Sunday, September 10th, 2017

How to avoid writing irritating emails

After a conversation about subtly snarky emails went viral on twitter, it might be worth asking yourself: are you being accidentally rude? A couple of weeks ago, Danielle René caused a stir when she tweeted her More...

Sudhakar Choudhari, who was recently laid off from his job at Tech Mahindra, searching for job listings at his apartment in suburban Pune
By On Monday, June 26th, 2017

Indian Technology Workers Worry About a Job Threat: Technology

PUNE, India — Last month, Sudhakar Choudhari took the company bus as usual from his one-bedroom apartment to the suburban offices of Tech Mahindra, a major employer of workers in India that powers the global technology More...
By On Sunday, May 21st, 2017

Why automation is biggest stumbling block in India’s growth.

Smart machines, robots, and other forms of automation could either be an economic poison or cure in a developing country like India – and this change will affect how businesses worldwide outsource work. Ravi More...
By On Monday, March 27th, 2017

4 out of 10 jobs would be lost due to automation by 2021

Automation is the new norm across sectors and will affect the bottom of pyramid so much so that four out of every 10 jobs globally would be lost due to this by 2021, experts say. Automation is the new normal in More...
By On Monday, March 20th, 2017

Stephen Hawking is going to travel into Space

Stephen Hawking is planning to travel into space onboard Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic spacecraft. British physicist Stephen Hawking is planning to travel into space onboard Richard Branson’s Virgin More...

By On Saturday, March 18th, 2017

More than 60% of Indian engineering graduates remains unemployed

NEW DELHI: More than 60% of the eight lakh engineers graduating from technical institutions across the country every year remain unemployed, according to the All India Council for Technical Education. All this More...

By On Sunday, July 10th, 2011

For Netflix, there's a way out of pricing mess

Netflix customers are making perhaps the most damning comparison a day after the rental service announced it was raising its prices: They’re saying Netflix is just like the cable guys. Seething blog posts More...

By On Sunday, July 10th, 2011

Google+ makes me happier than Facebook

For the past week, I’ve been running a small experiment. I’ve been mirroring most of my Twitter and Facebook posts to Google+ to see how the different communities respond. The result: Google+ makes More...

By On Tuesday, July 5th, 2011

Pandora Radio's HTML5 redesign hands-on

Earlier this week, Pandora announced that it would finally be dropping its longtime support for Flash in favor of HTML5. The move is one piece of a big redesign for the site, one which will begin rolling out to More...