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India looking at newer EV battery technologies for strategic reasons

India looking at newer EV battery technologies for strategic reasons

New Delhi: As part of India’s energy security plan, the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government is exploring newer battery technologies such as polymer-based solid state batteries that may allow India to avoid dependence on lithium or cobalt imports. This comes in the backdrop of Chinese state-owned firms securing lithium mine concessions in countries such as Bolivia, [...]

August 5, 2019 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on India looking at newer EV battery technologies for strategic reasons

Bill Gates: These breakthrough technologies are going to profoundly change the world

Bill Gates: These breakthrough technologies are going to profoundly change the world

Personalized cancer vaccines. Lab-grown meat. Toilets that save lives. Wearable electrocardiograms. Microsoft co-founder and billionaire Bill Gates says these are among the technologies that are going to change the world we live in. Gates curated the 18th edition of the MIT Technology Review’s annual roundup of “recent technology breakthroughs that are poised to deeply impact our lives” released Wednesday, [...]

March 2, 2019 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Bill Gates: These breakthrough technologies are going to profoundly change the world

U.S. arms technologies come closer

U.S. arms technologies come closer

With Major Defence Partner status, India will be offered simplified licensing requirements With U.S. designating India as a Major Defence Partner (MDP), licensing regulations to acquire sensitive military technologies, such as those that go into the F-16 and F-18 fighter jets, will be simplified. An official said on Friday that the designation “institutionalises” the cooperation [...]

December 12, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on U.S. arms technologies come closer

Banking, retail, and healthcare are biggest adopters of startup technologies: Report

Banking, retail, and healthcare are biggest adopters of startup technologies: Report

The digitisation amongst enterprises leads to increasing adoption of startup technologies. With 50 percent of enterprise-ready startups, banking, retail, and healthcare are the top adopters of the enterprise technology solutions, according to the Ecosystem Report on Enterprise ReadyStartups 2016 released by Microsoft Accelerator. In the wake of digital transformation across sectors, deep technologies companies are [...]

November 11, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Banking, retail, and healthcare are biggest adopters of startup technologies: Report

IBM acquires hybrid cloud firm Sanovi Technologies

IBM acquires hybrid cloud firm Sanovi Technologies

IBM has acquired Sanovi Technologies in order to ramp up the firm’s hybrid cloud disaster recovery facilities. Big Blue announced the buyout on Wednesday, stating the deal will “enhance IBM resiliency capabilities with the help of advanced analytics to meet complexities of hybrid environments.” Financial terms of the purchase were not disclosed. Based in Bangalore, [...]

October 27, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on IBM acquires hybrid cloud firm Sanovi Technologies

Capillary Technologies buys e-commerce tech firm Sellerworx

Capillary Technologies buys e-commerce tech firm Sellerworx

Mumbai: Capillary Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which offers customer relationship management software and marketing analytics for retailers, has acquired Sellerworx Online Services Pvt. Ltd for an undisclosed amount in a stock and cash deal to strengthen its product portfolio. “Apart from offline retailers, we are now able to offer products to online sellers and marketplaces through [...]

October 4, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Capillary Technologies buys e-commerce tech firm Sellerworx

Capillary Technologies acquires e-commerce technology services firm Sellerworx

Capillary Technologies acquires e-commerce technology services firm Sellerworx

Bengaluru-based Capillary Technologies, which offers solutions that help consumer brands increase customer reach, engagement, sales, and loyalty, announced the acquisition of Sellerworx, an e-commerce technology services firm. (From left to right) Venkat Potluri, Ganesamurthi and Chandramouli According to Capillary, the acquisition will help the technology platform in fortifying its omni-channel product portfolio. With multiple solutions already in place, [...]

October 4, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Capillary Technologies acquires e-commerce technology services firm Sellerworx

The storage technologies that may deliver Elon Musk’s dreams

The storage technologies that may deliver Elon Musk’s dreams

As Tesla founder Elon Musk promises to change the world, starting with giant battery factory in the Nevada desert, investors from Toronto to Tokyo are quietly developing the next-generation technologies that may actually get him there. Batteries, especially the lithium-ion variety used in mobile phones and electric cars, are likely to dominate the $US44 billion or more [...]

September 10, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on The storage technologies that may deliver Elon Musk’s dreams

Here are all the technologies Star Trek accurately predicted

Here are all the technologies Star Trek accurately predicted

On September 8, 1966, NBC aired the first episode of a new TV series about a starship on a five year mission of space exploration. Today, Star Trek turns 50. The first episode told of an endangered shape-shifting, salt-sucking alien posing as a human woman to lure prey to its lair. (The creature was killed [...]

September 10, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Here are all the technologies Star Trek accurately predicted

Five technologies that could help transform health in the developing world

Five technologies that could help transform health in the developing world

While advanced technology is transforming developed world healthcare, in developing nations well-applied simpler technology can be vital. Here are some innovative ideas that could have a big impact How can we save more lives and treat more illnesses in the world’s poorest and most remote communities? One simple answer is technology. Mobile health solutions are [...]

June 22, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Five technologies that could help transform health in the developing world

DRS Technologies updating Bowman C4I tactical computers

DRS Technologies updating Bowman C4I tactical computers

DRS Technologies UK Ltd is to provide rugged tactical displays and computing technology upgrades to the British military Bowman C4I system for combat vehicles. The work, worth $51 million, will be conducted by DRS Technologies UK and its U.S. parent company under a contract issued by General Dynamics UK. “This technology will provide the British [...]

April 19, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on DRS Technologies updating Bowman C4I tactical computers

DRS Technologies updating Bowman C4I tactical computers

DRS Technologies updating Bowman C4I tactical computers

DRS Technologies UK Ltd is to provide rugged tactical displays and computing technology upgrades to the British military Bowman C4I system for combat vehicles. The work, worth $51 million, will be conducted by DRS Technologies UK and its U.S. parent company under a contract issued by General Dynamics UK. “This technology will provide the British [...]

April 19, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on DRS Technologies updating Bowman C4I tactical computers