Articles By John Ribeiro

Infosys starts offering cloud-based business platforms

Infosys starts offering cloud-based business platforms

Infosys, India's second largest outsourcer, is offering business platforms on a subscription model from the cloud, as part of its...

August 30th, 2011 John Ribeiro
RIM starts trial of music service, launching later this year

RIM starts trial of music service, launching later this year

Research In Motion is testing a cloud-based music service around its BlackBerry Messenger, that it plans to offer commercially later...

August 25th, 2011 John Ribeiro
Skype acquiring startup GroupMe for group messaging

Skype acquiring startup GroupMe for group messaging

Internet calling company Skype said Sunday that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire GroupMe, a startup that...

August 22nd, 2011 John Ribeiro
Dell expects Windows 8 and Android to boost tablet sales

Dell expects Windows 8 and Android to boost tablet sales

Dell expects both Windows 8 and Android to be credible options for tablet customers next year, and indicated it plans...

August 17th, 2011 John Ribeiro
India wants monitoring access for Twitter, Facebook

India wants monitoring access for Twitter, Facebook

India's communications ministry has been asked by the home ministry to monitor social networking websites such as Twitter and Facebook...

August 10th, 2011 John Ribeiro
Indian outsourcers see gold in U.S. credit downgrade

Indian outsourcers see gold in U.S. credit downgrade

India's National Association of Software and Service Companies (Nasscom) said Monday that an economic slump in the U.S. will benefit...

August 8th, 2011 John Ribeiro
Google and LivingSocial acquire shopping deals sites

Google and LivingSocial acquire shopping deals sites

Google and LivingSocial are expanding in the booming shopping discounts market with new acquisitions announced Monday. The Dealmap, an aggregator...

August 2nd, 2011 John Ribeiro
Google’s two-step authentication rolls out worldwide

Google’s two-step authentication rolls out worldwide

Google said Thursday that it has rolled out its two-step authentication sign-in system to 40 languages across over 150 countries.The...

July 29th, 2011 John Ribeiro
Wipro’s growth lags competitors despite offshoring boom

Wipro’s growth lags competitors despite offshoring boom

Wipro's second-quarter revenue grew, the company reported Wednesday. However, its larger competitors, Infosys and Tata Consultancy Services, grew faster.IT services...

July 20th, 2011 John Ribeiro
India wants to intercept Skype, Google communications

India wants to intercept Skype, Google communications

BANGALORE -- The controversy over India's demand that it be allowed to monitor online and mobile communications resurfaced again on Wednesday,...

July 13th, 2011 John Ribeiro