Category: Featured

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 […]

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 […]

Digital Media
Arvind Pani
Consumer Internet Companies Should Take The Language Leap

The online world has integrated itself into all aspects of our everyday lives. Mature English users are known to spend more than 10 hours a day hooked to their gadgets, and local-language users are not far behind. The Internet and leading businesses housed in it are becoming increasingly consumer-centric. As they exponentially expand to include […]

Digital Media
“Access to high speed broadband should be available without any restrictions:” Jayant Sinha

Speaking at the 10th India Digital Summit in New Delhi, Minister of State for Finance Shri Jayant Sinha reiterated the government’s firm commitment of transformation of India. He said: “There are 3 vectors for the transformation – Internet & Mobile; Green Technology and Transportation. All of them are inter-linked and technology is the secret sauce […]

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“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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