IT / Telecom / Tech

CA Sri Lanka’s CFAS qualification guarantees successful career in outsourcing industry

/ Friday, 22 July 2016 00:00

A leading BPO company which came onboard as training partner being presented with a training partner certificate by Wickremasinghe, while ...


WNS appoints Dinesh Wickremanayake Managing Director of WNS Sri Lanka

/ Friday, 22 July 2016 00:00

Dinesh Wickremanayake WNS (Holdings) Ltd., a leading provider of global Business Process Management (BPM) services, announced the appointme...


mCash partners EV Point for secured payment gateway for electric vehicle recharging stations

/ Friday, 22 July 2016 00:00

SLT Mobitel Chief Operating Officer Nalin Perera exchanging the partnership agreement with EV Point Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer Damit...


How millions from the Bangladesh Bank heist disappeared

/ Friday, 22 July 2016 00:00

Commuters pass by the front of the Bangladesh central bank building in Dhaka March 8, 2016. REUTERS/ File Photo Federal R...


Dangers of riding and talking on your smartphone

/ Friday, 22 July 2016 00:00

The Samsung Galaxy J3 featuring the S bike mode, is a revolutionary industry-first feature for two-wheeler riders that is designed to prov...


SLT improves location-based public Wi-Fi Hotspot services

/ Thursday, 21 July 2016 00:00

Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT) has improved its post-paid and pre-paid Wi-Fi services by continuously expanding its hotspots coverage in important locatio...


Cloud business boosts Microsoft’s quarterly revenue

/ Thursday, 21 July 2016 00:00

Reuters: Sharp growth in its commercial cloud computing business helped lift Microsoft Corp’s quarterly revenue above Wall Street’s exp...


GE to make $ 500 m productivity savings from industrial internet

/ Thursday, 21 July 2016 00:00

Reuters: General Electric Co will make $ 500 million of productivity savings in 2016 from using industrial internet applications, a company executi...


Kingslake leads local companies to simplify their digitalisation journey

/ Thursday, 21 July 2016 00:00

  A seminar themed ‘Digitalisation Simplified’, organised by Kingslake and Progress on 7 July at OZO Colombo, was...


Abans unveils master of PC gaming “Acer Predator”

/ Thursday, 21 July 2016 00:00

The top-of-the-pile Predator Gaming Machines provide an epic gaming action for a bolder, brighter immersive experience. Don’t just watch the ...


Axiata Digital-WSO2 Joint Venture delivers mobile connect authentication services to India

/ Thursday, 21 July 2016 00:00

WSO2.Telco, a joint venture of Axiata and WSO2, today announced that India’s six leading mobile network operators (MNOs) are using the WSO2.T...


Sophos appoints Avian Technologies as distributor for Sri Lanka and the Maldives

/ Wednesday, 20 July 2016 00:00

Sophos, a global leader in network and endpoint security technology, has appointed Avian Technologies Ltd. as a value added distributor for Sri Lan...


IBM revenue beats estimates as shift to cloud pays off

/ Wednesday, 20 July 2016 00:00

Reuters: International Business Machines Corp’s quarterly revenue beat analysts’ expectations as the company’s shift to high-grow...


Microsoft Strategic Partner of Cyber Security Summit 2016 for 3rd consecutive year

/ Wednesday, 20 July 2016 00:00

Microsoft Head of Corporate, External and Legal Affairs, South East Asia New Markets Shalini Ratwatte hands over the Strategic Partnership letter f...


Ericsson to cut costs further as sales decline

/ Wednesday, 20 July 2016 00:00

Reuters: Mobile telecom gear maker Ericsson forecast a third consecutive year of comparable sales declines on Tuesday, saying it would step up cost...


Drivers take Uber to UK tribunal in threat to business model

/ Wednesday, 20 July 2016 00:00

Reuters: Two drivers took Uber to a British employment tribunal on Tuesday, arguing that the ride service is acting unlawfully by not offering righ...


OPPO announces new entry-level A37

/ Monday, 18 July 2016 00:00

Bringing consumers superior photography and meticulous design at an incredible price, OPPO has announced a new entry-level device, the A37...


ICTA, US Embassy AngelLabs full day workshop on startups on 28 July

/ Monday, 18 July 2016 00:00

The ICT Agency of Sri Lanka in partnership with the US Embassy are bringing Silicon Valley investors along with AngelLabs for a full day workshop d...


Venture capital investments rebound for tech startups to $ 15.3b

/ Monday, 18 July 2016 00:00

Reuters: Venture capital investments in startups rebounded in the second quarter, as a general stock market recovery helped restore confidence, acc...


Brother launches latest innovation in business printing solutions

/ Friday, 15 July 2016 00:00

Office Network Ltd. (ONL), the authorised distributor for Brother office automation products in Sri Lanka, launched the latest in...


Today's Columnists

Think outside the box, the way out?

23 July 2016

A classic example of our cultural predictability is explicit in the saga behind the naming of Sri Lanka’s only international airport   It will not be wrong to say that we are a country in a permanent state of crisis, but...


“Nationalist” Government – to counter nationalistic rhetoric?

22 July 2016

NOT BY MIGHT, NOR BY POWER – The spirit of a nascent Sri Lankan nationalism (inclusive, tolerant, Other-embracing) might be compromised if Government and civil society together don’t challenge competing nationalisms Ca...


Premechandran on northern problems and Govt. inaction

22 July 2016

    EPRLF Leader and TNA member Suresh Premechandran   Q: What is the latest with regard to the Jaffna University clash?  A: I do not know why this much of exposure is given to this drama. Earlier...


Trade and FDI needs a one-stop-shop, not one more stop

22 July 2016

Apple CEO Tim Cook at Apple’s office in Ireland. Apple has publicly stated that it wants to significantly expand its operations in Ireland Many foreign investors I engage with want Sri Lanka to emulate Ireland, or even Vietn...


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