India’s Internet user base to cross 300 million by December-end: IAMAI

By on November 19, 2014 at 2:24 PM.

India’s Internet user base to cross 300 million by December-end: IAMAI

Buoyed by strong growth in Internet consumption on mobile devices, the number of people online in India is forecast to touch 302 million by end of this year, overtaking the US as the second-largest Internet market in the world. According to a report by the Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) and IMRB International, the number of Internet users in India is expected to grow 32 percent to 302 million this year from 213 million at the end of December last year. More →
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Google ad server suffered an outage causing ads to disappear from websites: Report

By on November 12, 2014 at 9:44 PM.

Google ad server suffered an outage causing ads to disappear from websites: Report

Earlier today, Google’s ad servers suffered an outage, which caused millions of ads disappearing from sites across the web. The outage lasted for less than an hour and caused blank spaces to appear in place of advertisements and many sites were loading quite slowly as well, Gigaom reports. More →
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Government aims to make $15 billion Internet of Things industry in India by 2020

By on October 27, 2014 at 10:54 AM.

Government aims to make $15 billion Internet of Things industry in India by 2020

The government is working on an ambitious plan to create $15 billion 'Internet of Things' industry in the next six years. Internet of Things, or IoT, can be loosely described as a network of inter-connected devices that can be accessed through the Internet. More →
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Internet “sleeps” in some parts of the world, study reveals

By on October 22, 2014 at 12:38 PM.

Internet “sleeps” in some parts of the world, study reveals

Internet "sleeps" almost like a living creature in some parts of Asia, South America and Eastern Europe, say scientists who tracked Internet usage as it pulses across the globe daily. Researchers found that while the Internet is always up and running for some — such as those with broadband access in the US and Europe — in other areas, people's access to the Internet varies over the course of the day, notably in Asia, South America, and Eastern Europe. More →
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5 tips to keep in mind while shopping online

By on October 21, 2014 at 3:28 PM.

5 tips to keep in mind while shopping online

With e-commerce sites picking up steam and challenging regular brick and mortar stores like never before, it is all but too easy to fall for some of the common traps. As a rule of thumb, if anything seems to be too good to be true, it probably is. Here are some of the things I recommend buyers to keep in mind before shopping on e-commerce websites. More →
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