What will stick in the Wild Wild West of Indian Payments?

  By: Ankit Singh, Co-Founder, Mypoolin What’s common between TrueCaller, Amazon, WhatsApp, PayPal, Samsung and Modi? All have been in payments related news in past one month. Payments in India is the biggest opportunity today, it’s bound to grow massively and its landscape is undergoing huge structural changes. It has thus naturally attracted many companies […]

Excl. Interviews
Augmented Reality Is Unlike Other Technological Fads: Ankush Sharma

In a freewheeling interview, Ankush Sharma, CEO of Yeppar, talks about how the hospitality industry is redefining itself by adopting the AR technology TA: How can the Hospitality industry benefit by adopting Augmented Reality (AR) technology? AS: The hospitality industry is a highly service-driven sector, where one offering the most intuitive and engaging experience to […]

Digital Media
Sidharth Malik, Vice President and Managing Director, Akamai Technologie...
Digital India: The roadmap to a technology conscious nation of change

By Sidharth Malik, Managing Director and Vice-President, Akamai Technologies As a country, we recently celebrated our 69th year of Independence. However, it was only in the early 1990’s that India awoke to the world of economic reforms and undertook structural modifications that opened the doors for foreign investments, unlocked entrepreneurial aptitude and led to the […]

The World Changing With Internet & Mobile Apps

    Rishi Kapal, CEO, EDUGILD To many, edtech simply implies ‘online learning’. However, those in the know will vouch for the fact that online learning is merely the tip of the iceberg as far as edtech is concerned. Today, technology has permeated every aspect related to the vast field of education. From finding the […]

UPI – The Revolution in Payment Industry

By Ankit Singh, Co-Founder, Mypoolin Japan introduced ‘Zengin’, a real-time money transfer mechanism in 1973. Thirty Seven years later, NPCI (National Payments Corporation of India) introduced IMPS (Immediate Payment Service) in 2010 as the first real-time 24*7 money transfer mechanism in the country. In-between PayPal launched money transfer by just knowing a person’s email ID […]

The Gloomy State of VoIP in India

IP telephony or Internet Telephony basically uses Voice over Internet Protocol (“VoIP”) Telephony as its technology to communicate between two or more points. VoIP technology helps in translating analog voice signals to digital packets and vice-versa, between the originating and receiving ends. Since the transport is of IP packets, it is enough to use the […]

About Thinking Aloud

“Thinking Aloud” reflects the emerging trends and varied outlook of the rapidly evolving internet and communication sector. An IAMAI publication, this is a part of the market education initiative of the association.

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