Microsoft, NSDC collaborate to train 1 lakh women in India with digital skills

Microsoft on Wednesday said it has collaborated with the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) to impart digital skills to more than one lakh underserved women in India over the next 10 months. As part of the collaboration, more than 70 hours of course content will be made available free of cost, covering topics such as […]

HP introduces new digital manufacturing innovations ahead of Formnext Connect

We are addressing software challenges in the additive industry that have prevented it from becoming mainstream and are providing capabilities to help customers accelerate the journey to digital manufacturing. The new HP Universal Build Manager simplifies, automates, and delivers a digital-first approach to manufacturing. This solution will enable customers to explore new areas of complexity […]

Cortana: everything you need to know about Microsoft’s Siri rival

What is Microsoft Cortana?Cortana is a personal digital assistant, a kind of silicon secretary who can help make your life easier. Instead of searching for things you ask Cortana – so if you want to know what the weather forecast is, how many pounds are in a kilo, who’s winning the football or when Jim’s […]

From Red Dead Redemption 2 to God of War, I’ve pre-ordered PS5 to enjoy my favourite current-gen titles at their very best

But what if there was another way? What if the real solution, the best solution, is right there in front of us? What if, rather than agonising over which launch game to buy this November, you don’t bother getting any of them? Instead, boot up your PS5 or Xbox Series X, head straight to your […]

How the Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War PS5 and Xbox Series X upgrade works

If you’re going digital on PS4, however, you have two options. Firstly, you can buy the digital PS4 edition for £59.99 / $60 and then pay a fee to upgrade your game later. Secondly, you can simply buy the £64.99/$70 cross-gen bundle, which comes with both PS4 and PS5 copies and will work on either […]

Rare Nintendo Switch Online Deal Makes Now A Good Time To Renew

Unlike PlayStation Plus or Xbox Live Gold, it’s rare to see straight-up discounts on Nintendo Switch Online. During Amazon Prime Day, we saw a discounted bundle with Switch Online and a microSD card, and that was the best deal we’d seen on it in a long time. However, today’s Deal of the Day at Best […]

‘Aircraft carrier trials to begin soon’

Working in two shifts since April, we have been able to return to about 75% of capacity. We have orders worth ₹14,000 crore. Last year, we bagged an order from the Jindal group for four mini bulk carriers and another from the Union Home Ministry for nine floating border outposts for the BSF. Then the […]

Amazon Prime Video’s Tamil Anthology Putham Pudhu Kaalai To Release On October 16

The anthology Putham Pudhu Kaalai was shot as per the guidelines provided by Film Employees’ Federation of South India (FEFSI) during the unlock phase. While speaking about the Tamil anthology, Amazon Prime Video India’s Head, Aparna Purohit said, “Putham Pudhu Kaalai was born with the intent of talking about hope, love and new beginnings and […]

10 next-generation leaders on leadership

Dana Settle: We have more than 200 active portfolio companies, and the leaders who have been more empathetic—I really liked the idea of IQ, EQ, DQ, and I’m going to use that now—are thriving during this time. And I think largely because they’ve created culture that had already been taking care of all of their […]

These are the new rules of giving

Led by Fast Company senior staff writer Elizabeth Segran, the group included, in alphabetical order, Kara Barnett, the executive director of the American Ballet Theater; Tory Burch, executive chairman and chief creative officer, Tory Burch, LLC, and founder, Tory Burch Foundation; Scott Harrison, founder and CEO of Charity:Water; Tricia Kenney, chief communications officer of Truth […]