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HEALTH BRIEF
Alcohol – Myths & Facts (Healthland)
http://bit.ly/K19cRg   

15 best tech companies to work for in 2014 (Times of India) http://goo.gl/RhPT4u

Facebook Launches “Donate” Button (Techcrunch) http://goo.gl/BofQMR and 'dislike' button for Messenger (Times of India) http://bit.ly/1cVqWaY

Social networks, referrals are India Inc’s hiring hotspots (Economic times) http://bit.ly/1bU7E4H

IT-ITES NEWS

JOB BRIEF
Team Manager B’lore/Tech Support, MS
products/ Female/ MNC. 12+yrs exp.

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December 2013 / 54 C-EX/ Addwiser++

Manager BD: International Experience into
software products (with 6+ years exp) for Noida, US Based product company (IT).

Health News 2013 (CNN) http://cnn.it/1e7uW6X
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ECO-PRODUCTS BRIEF
Nine Best Green Gadgets (Next Web) http://tnw.co/1a2bRAb Eco Friendly Gifts For the Tech-Obsessed (Huffington Post) http://huff.to/1cOK5bb

Industry Updates (IT-ITES)
5 Biggest Social Media Lessons of 2013 (Mashable) http://goo.gl/e0m3Y1 Rough placement ride for new IITs this year (Times of India) http://goo.gl/2s6Bnb Indian startups catching eyes of global IT giants (Times of India) http://bit.ly/1hKQviv        

Who’s Hiring/Firing?
Cognizant to hire 10,000 people in the US in next three years (Economic Times) http://goo.gl/G16dR5 Cisco to hire 1,700 in Canada (Times of India) http://goo.gl/lS4qTn ZTE to hire 300 people, expects to double India revenues (Times of India) http://goo.gl/ft6uql Infosys to hire 85 people in New South Wales (Times of India) http://goo.gl/GnjLmb BT to hire 400 in Asia-Pacific (Times of India) http://goo.gl/yTNYxy Tech Mahindra reduces 5,000 BPO jobs in one year (The Hindu) http://goo.gl/J0Luoy Deutsche Telekom to cut up to 6,000 jobs at IT service unit: Reports (Economic Times) http://goo.gl/CykD85 HP to cut 1,124 jobs in UK: Trade union (Times of India) http://goo.gl/eJr92e

Launches & Innovation
       Wipro launches online skill enhancement program for Finance and Accounting students (Information Week) http://goo.gl/eAkSSi Instagram introduces Instagram Direct for private sharing with up to 15 people (NDTV) http://goo.gl/fGlkGH Dell launches next-generation EqualLogic storage solutions (Times of India) http://goo.gl/OI7SKM SAP launches supply chain product Ganges in India (Times of India) http://bit.ly/1kodjo2 Infosys launches sales platform, TradeEdge (Times of India) http://goo.gl/xn2GZ5 Snapdeal to launch own payment gateway (Times of India) http://goo.gl/dtTsbp HP India launches converged systems, storage solutions (Times of India) http://bit.ly/1cfMwsd

Other updates
         Tech Mahindra launches Global Center of Excellence with HP (Times of India) http://goo.gl/28NJ4P Sify opens fifth data centre in Noida (Times of India) http://goo.gl/fC3j1n Qualcomm elevates COO to CEO, nixes Microsoft talks (Times of India) http://goo.gl/XaEBpI MphasiS appoints Rajeev Sawhney to head strategic business (Times of India) http://goo.gl/TgTy3O Instagram business head Emily White to join Snapchat as COO (Times of India) http://goo.gl/C0ylBN Wipro’s ex-joint CEO Paranjpe joins Advent (Times of India) http://goo.gl/VHt7NO Accenture makes two senior level appointments (Times of India) http://goo.gl/xuwTIV Mindtree taps senior executives from HCL, Cognizant (NDTV) http://goo.gl/uOFJgh Google designing its own server processors: Report (Times of India) http://goo.gl/TcA2tt

Deals & Expansions
     Microsoft inks deal with TCS, Wipro for smart city solutions (Times of India) http://goo.gl/sO34pE Apple enters social media by buying analytics firm Topsy Labs (Economic Times) http://goo.gl/hZ6kfu Facebook in talks with Bangalore startup Little Eye Labs for acquisition (Economic Times) http://goo.gl/XpqdGX Wipro set to acquire Opus CMC for Rs 465 crore; move to boost mortgage BPO business in America (Economic Times) http://goo.gl/PjTwGM TCS bags banking deal from Hungary's Keler (Times of India) http://goo.gl/rj6s9c, outsourcing contract from Npower (Times of India) http://goo.gl/EJxHFK and deploys banking solution for Australia's group (Times of India) http://goo.gl/Wi4wMk       Infosys wins $150m Westpac contract (Times of India) http://goo.gl/XOj5ze iGate bags $80 million contract from Orange Communications (Times of India) http://goo.gl/zg93pr Genpact inks 5 year deal with US company (Times of India) http://goo.gl/w8EImG Wipro buys US firm to bolster banking back office business (Live mint) http://goo.gl/OijRsq Amazon Reportedly Buys Mobile Payments Startup Gopago, Working On An ‘Ambitious’ New Project (Techcrunch) http://goo.gl/eJlkrq IBM Buys Aspera, A File Transfer Company That Counts Apple And Netflix As Customers (Techcrunch) http://tcrn.ch/1c4W2wA

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