Tag Archives: Services

PayPal’s Shivananda: The future of financial services is algorithmic and experience-centric

Sri Shivananda, senior vice-president and chief technology officer of PayPal. Mumbai: PayPal Holdings Inc.’s digital payments platform is available in more than 200 markets worldwide and used by 227 million active account holders. Sri Shivananda, senior vice president and chief technology officer of the company, is a geek at heart who earlier worked at eBay Inc. as a software engineer and ... Read More »

UPSC Declares Civil Services Main Exam 2017 Result; Interview In February

UPSC Declares Civil Services Main Exam 2017 Result NEW DELHI:  Union Public Services Commission (UPSC) has declared the results for Civil Services (Main) Exam which was held from 28 October 2017 till 3 November 2017. Qualified candidates will now be eligible for the personality test for selection to the Indian Administrative Service, Indian Foreign Service, Indian Police Service and other Central ... Read More »

Internet services restored across Pakistan after submarine cable outage: PTCL

KARACHI: Internet services across the country have been restored, Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) said on Sunday. PTCL General Manager Imran Janjua told Geo News that internet services had begun to be restored countrywide today, after a major outage in the international submarine cable system IMV led to disruption in internet services over the weekend. Internet subscribers reportedly faced difficulties ... Read More »

Amazon Reveals Typo Caused Huge Web Services Outage on Tuesday

Amazon is back with an apology and an explanation for a high-profile malfunction that caused websites across the Internet to grind to a halt for hours on Tuesday. The online retail giant, which runs a popular cloud computing platform for sites such as Airbnb, Netflix, reddit and Quora, is blaming the outage on a simple – and perhaps somewhat amusing ... Read More »

Microsoft’s vision for LinkedIn is about tying its business data into Office and other services

Now that Microsoft’s massive $26.2 billion acquisition of LinkedIn has officially closed, it’s time for the next step: figuring out how its massive store of business information can best be used by Microsoft and its customers. Building upon the company’s integration plan outlined earlier this year, Microsoft chief executive Satya Nadella laid out a set of plans for short-term integration with LinkedIn (in ... Read More »

UPSC Civil Services Prelims: Exam to be held in June 2017

Next year, the civil services preliminary examination will be held in June instead of August. After a gap of three years, the commission will be conducting the examination in the month of June. As per the commission’s calender for examination, the civil services preliminary examination is scheduled to be held on June 18. UPSC Civil Services Prelims to be held ... Read More »

Unprivileged civil services aspirants to get free coaching in Punjab

In order to help civil services aspirants in preparation, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Friday has announced to set up a world class centre for imparting civil services coaching in the state. All the candidates from weaker sections in Bathinda, Punjab will get free coaching, he said at the fifth national seminar to commemorate 125th birth anniversary of ... Read More »

UPSC Civil Services prelims exam 2016: Check out the unofficial answer keys

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) had conducted the Civil Service (Preliminary exams) on August 7. The exam consisting of two papers was held in two parts. Part I of the paper began at 9:30 am whereas, Part II commenced at 2:30 pm. The answer key provided by the ETEN IAS KSG experts can be viewed below: Answer Key (Paper ... Read More »

UPSC Civil Services Examination (Prelims) 2016: Modification in venue names

The UPSC is all set to conduct the civil services examination (prelims) on August 7 for recruiting candidates into prestigious posts in the administration including IAS, IRS, IPS, IFS etc. There are over 1079 posts that will be filled. The competitive examination consists of two successive stages: Civil services (preliminary) examination (objective type) for the selection of candidates for main ... Read More »

UPSC Combined Medical Services DAF 2016: Here’s how to apply

The Union Public Service Commission’s (UPSC) has released the written results for the Combined Medical Services Examination 2016 on the official website All the candidates can check the same on the website, www.upsc.gov.in While announcing the results, UPSC said, “On the basis of result of the written part of the Combined Medical Services Examination, 2016 held by the Union Public ... Read More »