World’s First Facebook Live Pitch by Salt Brand Solutions

Salt Brand Solutions responded to Nearbuy’s call for a creative pitch by presenting also on Facebook Live in the process making it the world’s first Facebook Live Pitch. The reason Salt chose to do so was because it believes the current processes are rational and flawed. Commenting on this, Mahesh Chauhan, founder, Salt Brand Solutions, says, “It’s…

Helping Social Entrepreneurs to Succeed : SEE-2 to be held on 4th March in Bengaluru, an AA IIT Kanpur Initiative

The second edition of Social Entrepreneurs and Enterprises (SEE), which focuses on Education & Healthcare, will be held on 4th March, 2017. The event is an initiative of AA IIT Kanpur, organized along with AA IIT Kharagpur and is supported by PAN IIT, AA IIM Ahmedabad, PAN IIM and Alumni Center Bangalore. SEE aims to create the awareness on the impact of Social Entrepreneurship. SEE connects emerging Social Enterprises to the Investors…

Yahoo Open-sources TensorFlowOnSpark, New Distributed Deep Learning Framework

Yahoo has announced TensorFlowOnSpark, its latest open source framework for distributed deep learning on big-data clusters. Deep learning (DL) has evolved significantly in recent years. At Yahoo, we’ve found that in order to gain insight from massive amounts of data, we need to deploy distributed deep learning. Existing DL frameworks often require us to set up separate…

Interview: A chat with Amit Jain, CEO, Purplestores.in on SaaS adoption in India

Q. How has SaaS changed the way tech world operates over the years? Amit Jain: Software as a service (SaaS) is an alternative to the standard software installation in the business environment. Unlike traditional model, the user here rather than paying for building the server, installing software and configuration, pays rental for the software being…

Meet Chizel, the UBER for 3D printing

The Starting Point “Just after my graduation from IIT Roorkee in 2013, I came down to Pune for my first job. I joined the organization in techno-commercial division and got exposed to never heard of (you heard it right) 3D printing technology. Being an engineer by qualification, and my not-much-explored love for art, I instantly…

State of Mobile 2016, a report by Yahoo’s Flurry Analytics

Flurry Analytics, part of the Yahoo Mobile Developer Suite, today announced its annual global mobile and application usage study. In its eighth year, the study offers interesting insights on global mobile app usage and trends from the last year on over 2.1 billion smart devices and 3.2 trillion sessions. Throughout 2016, which was also the…

Hamee Leads in Mobile Accessory Market in India With +82K Products & Gearing up to Launch an AI Based Ecommerce Platform

The exponential growth in smartphone usage has created a booming market demand for mobile accessories globally, prompting higher business sector growth. “The global mobile phone accessories market is expected to garner $107.3 billion by 2022.”  Source – Allied Market Research “Retailers and industry insiders pegged the mobile accessories segment at $1 billion (Rs 6,230 crore) in…