Why such huge grants for B-schools, asks Mani Shankar Aiyar

Former minister Mani Shankar Aiyar The country has to decide how much it invests in IIMs and how much in primary education, former minister Mani Shankar Aiyar said on Friday. He was questioning the granting of huge funds to elite B-schools as against the meagre sums allocated to primary education. Speaking at the inauguration of Bzzwings, a business plan contest ... Read More »

Vodafone WiFi Calling Coming To Galaxy S6 Smartphones

UK mobile carrier Vodafone has announced that their WiFi Calling is headed to Samsung’s Galaxy S6 smartphones. The Vodafone WiFi Calling feature will be available in the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge, the service will be made available ‘this autumn’. VODAFONE’S NATIONWIDE WI-FI CALLING ENABLES CUSTOMERS TO MAKE AND TAKE CALLS IN MANY MORE PLACES – WHETHER IN A ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Tab E Lands On Verizon

The Samsung Galaxy Tab E was announced back in June and now US mobile carrier Verizon Wireless has the tablet available on their network. The company is selling the tablet off contract for $329.99, it is also available on a two year contract for $129.99 and on their 24 month payment plan for $13.74 a month. As a reminder the ... Read More »

New Samsung Gear VR Announced, Coming Soon For $99

Samsung and Oculus have announced the first consumer version of the Samsung Gear VR and the company has said that the new version is 22 percent lighter than the previous Innovator Edition. The new Samsung Gear VR is compatible with Samsung’s latest smartphones which include the Galaxy Note 5, The Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 Edge and S6 Edge+. “SAMSUNG HAS ... Read More »

Samsung Opens New US HQ In Silicon Valley

Samsung has announced that it has opened a new US headquarters in Silicon Valley, the company has called the new HQ the Samsung Electronics Device Solutions Division. Samsung now has a new home in the US for research and development, marketing and sales, the new building is ten storey’s high and has 1.1 million square feet of office space. MORE ... Read More »

Pinterest Developer Sandbox Now Available To Create New Apps

This week Pinterest has announced the availability of their new Pinterest developer sandbox which has been created to enable developers to easily test and develop applications that are linked to the Pinterest service. Pinterest has also made available a number of APIs and a sample application that provides examples of what you can do with the new scripts to enhance ... Read More »

Google Voice Search Gets Faster

Google has announced that they have made a number of improvements to their Google Voice Search, this includes improved accuracy and also faster responses. The latest version of Google Voice Search is also designed to pick out your voice from background noise, for example if you were in a busy public place with lots of noise, the Voice Search can ... Read More »