Daily Digest February 25, 2015

Tech Mahindra Sets Up Growth Factories To Push Innovative Technologies (Economic Times) The group has recently formed a unit, Global Strategy & Growth Factories, to push newer technologies and engagement with startups.   IIT Delhi Alumnus Starts INVOXEL To Innovate Around Smart Interaction ( Invoxel offers an interactive solution where multiple users can work simultaneously […]

Daily Digest February 24, 2015

Industry Veterans Like Tech Mahindra, GE, Vodafone, Cisco & Others Come Together To Form India Internet Of Things (Economic Times) The panel will build open source IoT solutions for solving problems in areas such as healthcare, education and agriculture.   ‘Digital India To Prepare Nation For Tech-Based Transformation’ (NDTV Gadgets) Citing the examples of Aadhar-based […]

Daily Digest February 23, 2015

Make In India: Israeli Defence Minister Moshe Ya’alon Meets PM Narendra Modi, Promises Technological Support (Economic Times) Moshe Ya’alon, Israel’s defence minister offered all help and technology to make Modi’s ‘Make in India’ initiative a great success.   Govt To Promote Innovation In Road Sector (Times Of India) In order to encourage officers or technocrats […]

Daily Digest February 20, 2015

Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw: Not Just Make But Also Innovate In India (Forbes India) Chairperson and Managing Director, Biocon Limited, sasys we need economic policies that create a premium ‘Made in India’ label that personifies innovation, quality, reliability and strong IP [intellectual property].   Budget 2015 Should Have Measures For India To Move Forward From Outsourced Innovation: […]

Daily Digest February 19, 2015

Biscoot Bags ‘Innovation In Supply Chain’ Award (Indian Television) Biscoot, an offline app store that ensure that movies, songs, games and apps are available with ease has won a place in ‘The 2nd Inc. India Innovative100 Award’ for its completely revolutionary distribution model.   India Tourism Stakeholders Work Together On Innovative Project (Global Travel Industry […]

Daily Digest February 18, 2015

Aero India: PM Modi Pitches For ‘Make In India’ In Defence Sector (Daily News & Analysis) Speaking at the Aero India event, the Prime Minister gave a greater thrust to the “Make in India” movement aligning it with the multi-billion dollar Indian defence market.   Now You Can Get 3D Printed Selfies For $95 (DiGit) […]

Daily Digest February 17, 2015

PM And Michael Bloomberg Announce Partnership To Advance The Smart Cities Initiative (PM India) The former Mayor of New York City announced a partnership with India to advance the “Smart Cities Initiative”  and deliver more effective and efficient public services.   Indian American Wins $500,000 Science Foundation Award For His Amazing Work In Nanotechnology (The […]

Daily Digest February 09, 2015

MRI-Guided Radiation Therapy New Innovation In Cancer Treatment (New Indian Express) In a new breakthrough in cancer treatment, the Magnetic Resonance Image guided Radiation Therapy is directed only towards  cancerous cells thus avoiding any damage to healthy cells.   Bangalore R&D Unit Key To Us; Has Filed 800-Plus Patents: Cisco (Economic Times) Cisco has continued […]

Daily Digest February 06, 2015

Prez Presents Visitor’s Awards For ‘Best University’, ‘Innovation’, ‘Research’ (Yahoo) The President presented the ‘Innovation’ award to Prof. Vijay K. Chaudhary and Dr. Amita Gupta of University of Delhi for their invention of ‘TB Confirm’, a rapid diagnostic test for Tuberculosis.   Eyedrops May Be Replaced By Stick-On Nanowafers (Gizmag) Nanowafers containing drugs could soon […]

Daily Digest February 05, 2015

Soon, Smartphones That Will Sniff Out Life-Threatening Disorders (Times Of India) The SNIFFPHONE uses nano sensors that read exhaled breath and pass the information to the phone to process.   Jayant Sinha Calls For Innovative Ideas To Tackle Environmental Problems (Yahoo) The Minister of State for Finance stressed on the need to adopt innovative ideas […]