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“Our plan is that anything the consumer buys from Havells should be Internet ready...

As the Indian electronics manufacturing sector grows, we look at examples of firms that are not only manufacturing in India, but do so at standards that allow them to compete globally. Nijhum Rudra from Electronics Bazaar speaks with Vivek...

Useful Tips to Make the Inverter Battery Last Longer

The temperature becomes unbearable during the peak summer season in India. The only way you can prevent yourself from falling under the weather is by sipping on refreshing drinks and staying indoors. When it comes to staying indoors, a...

Bangalore-based AI Startup Gnani.ai Secures Funding From Samsung Ventures

Samsung Venture has invested $8.5 million across four startups in India, including Gnani.ai. Gnani’s ASR engine has the potential to power the Korean company’s Bixby vernacular service in the future Bangalore-based AI company Gnani.ai has raised Series A funding...

Sony Electronics Signs America Recycles Pledge

Sony Electronics will work with the EPA and with other pledge signers toward collectively expanding and improving America’s recycling capabilities Sony Electronics has already partnered with ERI for recycling its electronics products It has also developed SORPLAS...

Major Blow To Make In India As TV Companies Opts For Zero-Duty FTA Imports

Import of finished TV sets from countries with which India has free trade agreement (FTA) leads to net savings of around 5 per cent Sony has started sourcing of televisions from Thailand through the FTA route and moved...

Coolpad To Invest $500 Million In India Over The Next 5 Years

Coolpad is investing in offline channel, opening new regional offices and also ramping up local manufacturing Coolpad is poised to become one of the major brands in India’s 5G handset market once the technology is commercially rolled out...

Consumer Electronics Manufacturers Looking for Greener Alternatives to Plastics and Polymers

Increasing proliferation of novel wearables and smart home devices will create new growth opportunities, Frost & Sullivan predicts    Global consumer electronics manufacturers are increasingly partnering with material suppliers to develop greener, sustainable materials and bio-based alternatives, according to Frost &...

Flipkart To Foray Into Manufacturing Of Electronic Appliances For Indian Market

Flipkart is now in talks with three companies since the last six to eight months. India’s largest e-tailer Flipkart is reportedly in talks with international original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) to collaborate on manufacturing electronic appliances and products for the Indian...

Karbonn Acquires Brand Licence of Sansui for Indian Market

Karbonn Mobiles is also planning to set up a manufacturing plant for televisions and appliances at a cost of Rs 300 crore Karbonn Mobiles, a leading Indian mobile phone maker, has acquired the brand licence of Sansui for Indian market....

“Technologies like AI and ML are giving a new direction to manufacturers in 2019”

India is gradually transforming into a potent and lucrative business destination for foreign players. The electronics industry is booming, with world-class work being done at the local level. Mitsubishi is a well-known brand that has identified great business opportunities...

“As a fraction of its GDP, India underspends on research and development”

The great Indian smartphone game is getting more interesting, day by day. Foreign players are finding themselves investing a lot more in India—for manufacturing, design or R&D. Recently, Oppo launched its latest R&D centre in Hyderabad—its first R&D unit...

OCEO: A smart water purifier that costs almost nothing!

The quality of drinking water is something that no one can afford to compromise on. Water borne diseases like diarrhoea, hepatitis, typhoid and cholera, or illnesses due to contaminants like arsenic and lead, cause widespread health issues in India....

“I had love for electronics but I was a marine engineer by profession”

Ever wondered if you would have the courage to stake everything you owned when the right opportunity came your way? Vijay Mansukhani, MD, Onida Group, in an exclusive interaction with Baishakhi Dutta of the EFY Group, talks about how...

Smartphone Brands Are Selling Handsets Below Industry ASP: CMR Report

CMR anticipates growth in ASV in CY2019, is driven primarily by increasing consumer demand. The CyberMedia Research (CMR) report, “CMR India Mobile Pricing Index 2018”, revealed that 80 per cent of smartphone brands are selling their handset below the average...

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Make in India: Why are we struggling?

What ails domestic manufacturing in the Indian electronics industry, and how do we overcome these obstacles? Here are some insights. By Srinivasa Moorthy S.A. Having worked...

“My core success mantra is ‘As you sow, so shall you reap’ and that...

Anuj Sidharth, deputy director, marketing and communications at MediaTek has spent the key years of his career at the centre of the telecom revolution....

Novonix Teams up With Samsung SDI To Supply Anode Material For Lithium-Ion Batteries

Novonix will supply at least 500 tonnes of the battery material for electric vehicle batteries in the first phase from October 2020 Artificial...