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IIT Guwahati, TPL join hands to start programmes in AI, cybersecurity

IIT Guwahati, TPL join hands to start programmes in AI, cybersecurity

The Indian Institute of Technology(IIT) Guwahati, has signed an agreement with Times Professional Learning (TPL) to start two post-graduate certificate programs. The agreement has led to the development of a Post Graduate Certificate Programme in Cybersecurity and Post Graduate Certificate Programme in Artificial Intelligence and Deep Learning. These programmes aim to provide for career enhancement [...]

January 20, 2022 Loknath Das News Comments Off on IIT Guwahati, TPL join hands to start programmes in AI, cybersecurity

Here’s how much money Apple CEO Tim Cook made in 2021

Here’s how much money Apple CEO Tim Cook made in 2021

Apple CEO Tim Cook received $98.73 million in compensation in the company’s fiscal 2021, according to an SEC filing published on Thursday. The pay disclosure comes after a stellar year for Apple in which it reported 33% revenue growth and more than $365 billion in sales. The disclosure covers Apple’s fiscal year, which began in September 2020 [...]

January 18, 2022 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Here’s how much money Apple CEO Tim Cook made in 2021

The big climate circus is in town: What to expect at COP26 in Glasgow

The big climate circus is in town: What to expect at COP26 in Glasgow

The stage is set, the bright lights are on, the world’s attention will be sharply focused on a small Scottish town in the United Kingdom. Can the acrobatics of diplomacy scale down the ups and downs of freak weather conditions? Can the jamboree of volunteers, protesters, and world leaders pull off a mighty feat and [...]

January 13, 2022 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on The big climate circus is in town: What to expect at COP26 in Glasgow

Apple’s Move On Supplier Foxconn’s Tamil Nadu Unit In Food Poisoning Row

Apple’s Move On Supplier Foxconn’s Tamil Nadu Unit In Food Poisoning Row

Apple supplier Foxconn Technology Group today said it is restructuring its local management team, after the recent mass food-poisoning incident at Tamil Nadu’s Sriperumbudur factory’s offsite dormitory facility. An Apple spokesperson said Foxconn’s Sriperumbudur facility is placed on probation. In a statement today, Foxconn said that all employees will continue to be paid while necessary [...]

December 29, 2021 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Apple’s Move On Supplier Foxconn’s Tamil Nadu Unit In Food Poisoning Row

Common Analysis Mistakes To Avoid In Competition Tracking

Common Analysis Mistakes To Avoid In Competition Tracking

Competition tracking is now an inevitable part of all social media plans. Brands and businesses need to keep a close watch on what their industry competitors are doing. Initially, competition analysis involved comparing basic metrics like the number of likes, followers, shares, and so on. However, the increase in the number of social media platforms [...]

December 13, 2021 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Common Analysis Mistakes To Avoid In Competition Tracking

Best places to live in Southeast Asia

Best places to live in Southeast Asia

While 2020 has given many people a taste of a different and somewhat harsh reality, that time will soon meet its end. There’s truly no better time to start thinking about turning a new leaf, and if you’re dreaming about living in a new place, outside of your comfort zone, now is the perfect time [...]

December 7, 2021 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Best places to live in Southeast Asia

Facebook share counter in the AddThis inline-share tool is wrong

Facebook share counter in the AddThis inline-share tool is wrong

Some Facebook share counts aren’t correct any more I use AddThis (a third-party toolbar, which gives customisable share options for blog posts and web-pages) on several websites that I have built using Blogger. Some of these sites include post that I am certain have been shared dozens or even hundreds of times on Facebook. However [...]

November 25, 2021 Loknath Das News Comments Off on Facebook share counter in the AddThis inline-share tool is wrong

Virtual mobility and overseas learning in a post-pandemic world

Virtual mobility and overseas learning in a post-pandemic world

The enthusiasm for living and studying abroad has waned as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. But the importance of in-person and on-campus experience for a full-time and residential college generation has become increasingly apparent. Studying overseas is doubtless one of the most precious aspects of contemporary higher education. Over the past several months, the [...]

October 25, 2021 Loknath Das Education Comments Off on Virtual mobility and overseas learning in a post-pandemic world

Sustainability In Business Is More An Opportunity Than A Threat

Sustainability In Business Is More An Opportunity Than A Threat

Sustainability efforts present an opportunity to tap new sources of capital and innovation. GETTY Sustainable investing has moved to center stage in early 2020. In his latest letter to CEOs Blackrock CEO Larry Fink writes that sustainability, which involves integrating environmental and social concerns into business decisions, would be at the center of his firm’s investment approach. [...]

January 28, 2020 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Sustainability In Business Is More An Opportunity Than A Threat

The top technology trends to watch in 2020 for communication service providers

The top technology trends to watch in 2020 for communication service providers

In the past year we have seen the technology industry pushed to new extremes and communication service providers in particular are having to keep up with the speed at which this technology is developing. Planning ahead is critical. It’s crucial that you don’t jump on the latest technology trends when they are released, but invest [...]

January 24, 2020 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on The top technology trends to watch in 2020 for communication service providers

‘In the new decade, hospitality business cannot ignore digitization’

‘In the new decade, hospitality business cannot ignore digitization’

With increasing and fast-paced shifts in customer behaviour patterns and workplace modalities, it is imperative that in the new decade we take necessary steps right away to be future-ready and future-engaged . The traditional approaches to work and workforce changes may not be enough. Here are the five trends that IHCL MD&CEO Puneet Chhatwal told Mint will [...]

January 11, 2020 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on ‘In the new decade, hospitality business cannot ignore digitization’

Discovering Interesting Real Estate Investment Options in New York and Miami with Rena Kliot, owner of Pulse International Realty

Discovering Interesting Real Estate Investment Options in New York and Miami with Rena Kliot, owner of Pulse International Realty

As turmoil continues to mount in Hong Kong and beyond, Chinese investors have fixed their gaze on the American real estate market to secure their assets. Although overall, New York City remains one of the most attractive locations, investors are not necessarily looking at condominiums and co-ops in distinct real estate markets like Manhattan. Instead, [...]

January 4, 2020 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Discovering Interesting Real Estate Investment Options in New York and Miami with Rena Kliot, owner of Pulse International Realty