ITU member body seeks opening of E band for 5G backhaul, V band for wi-fi

ITU APT Foundation of India has written to Telecom Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw to open the high frequency range of E band for supporting 5G network and delicensing V clique for wi-fi business as part of the next phase of telecom …

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‘With record funding, start-ups will be a major employer in 2022’

India’s start-up ecosystem will be a major supervisor of talent in 2022. Nicolas Dumoulin, senior managing director, Michael Page India and Thailand, told Shubhra Tandon that increased business activity will lead to expansion and growth at both mid-and junior-level hires, …

‘Market size for carbon credits trading around $300 bn/year’

The world-wide carbon credit sell is promising to become a significant source of funding for development projects across the world. However, the amount of money that can be sounded from this marketplace currently depends on how “charismatic” the projects — …

Vodafone Idea to give 36% stake to govt, agrees to convert AGR dues, spectrum interest into equity

The board of Vodafone Idea Ltd has approved conversion of AGR dues and spectrum interest into equity, leading to the government becoming a nearly 36% stakeholder in the telecom company. “It is now informed that the Board of Directors, at …

[Tech50] This startup is using AI to auto-create short-form videos for OTTs, broadcasters and media platforms

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Attention covers are getting shorter by the day and short-format videos have become the norm, especially when it comes to social media. Short-form video material suffices both onlookers and creators, so it’s a sort of a’ win-win’ scenario. So, in …

British Fashion Council: Halve consumer demand for new clothes to build greener industry

British Fashion Council: Halve consumer demand for new clothes to build greener industry

BFC report maps out a framework for the UK fashion industry to adopt a circular ecosystem and abbreviate the number of new robes sold by 50 per cent

The British Fashion Council( BFC) has has urged major retailers and the …

Renowned Fashion Photographer Hiro Passes Away At 90

Renowned Japanese American photographer Yasuhiro Wakabayashi, professionally known as Hiro, has passed away at the age of 90. He was best known for his successful editorial and commercial pattern photography job as well as his unique style that has been …

JPMorgan Buys Majority Stake In VW’s In-Car Payment Business

American investment bank JPMorgan has agreed to buy a virtually 75 percent stake in Volkswagen Payments S.A. for an undisclosed sum, pending regulatory approvals.

The German automaker‘s finance divide will maintain a 25.1 percentage stake in the business, reports …

‘Measure everything’: How life cycle emissions data can catalyse a net zero built environment

'Measure everything': How life cycle emissions data can catalyse a net zero built environment

Granular analysis of life time emissions of six buildings offers clues for how carbon-intensive buildings sector can meet global climate goals

One year after finalising an innovative framework for measuring buildings’ full-life cycle emissions, the World Business Council for Sustainable …

Airbnb, EaseMyTrip, OYO, Yatra, and others launch industry association for COVID-19 recovery

The COVID-1 9 pandemic has exerted an enormous impact on the tourism, cordiality and technology industry worldwide. To entitle smaller motorists in the ecosystem, wandering and cordiality tech players including Airbnb, EaseMyTrip, OYO and Yatra, have come together to launch …

How One Man Used Photography to Give Back to His Navajo Community

Photographer Mylo Fowler was raised in a small home on the Navajo Reservation of Northern Arizona. In the latest film from conductor Chris Burkard, Fowler describes his upbringing as” growing up in a 600 square hoof residence with a …

From information to innovation – insights on the CIO’s changing role from Alex Siow, author of ‘Leading with IT’

Alex Siow is the author of Leading with IT: Lessons from Singapore’s First CIO. The book covers a wide range of topics: IT infrastructure and applications, information processing, knowledge management, data governance, cybersecurity, and organisational culture (see my book review …

Happy Days On The Ranch: Sale Ranch Animal Sanctuary

Sale Ranch Animal Sanctuary is a 100% off grid non profit temple based in Temecula, California. They render rescue and sanctuary to animals disposed by the food industry. Their mission statement states ‘We conceive animals are living, breathing, beautiful beings …

Californians to Vote on Sports Betting Legalization Next Year

Californians will vote on legalizing athletics betting at tribal casinoes in 2022 18 Native american tribes around the state produced fairly support efforts to get the measure onto the ballot Card clubs are expected to spend millions in order to …

Unlocking manufacturing growth in India

Manufacturing in India particularly in Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises( MSMEs) is often associated with lower productivity, character, occupational state and safety and environmental performance. The window of opportunity for second best is in constant decline, particularly in current season …