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15 best tech companies to work for in 2014 (Times of India)

Facebook Launches “Donate” Button (Techcrunch) and 'dislike' button for Messenger (Times of India)

Social networks, referrals are India Inc’s hiring hotspots (Economic times)


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Health News 2013 (CNN)
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Nine Best Green Gadgets (Next Web) Eco Friendly Gifts For the Tech-Obsessed (Huffington Post)

Industry Updates (IT-ITES)
5 Biggest Social Media Lessons of 2013 (Mashable) Rough placement ride for new IITs this year (Times of India) Indian startups catching eyes of global IT giants (Times of India)        

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

Launches & Innovation
       Wipro launches online skill enhancement program for Finance and Accounting students (Information Week) Instagram introduces Instagram Direct for private sharing with up to 15 people (NDTV) Dell launches next-generation EqualLogic storage solutions (Times of India) SAP launches supply chain product Ganges in India (Times of India) Infosys launches sales platform, TradeEdge (Times of India) Snapdeal to launch own payment gateway (Times of India) HP India launches converged systems, storage solutions (Times of India)

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

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

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