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You would be having a LinkedIn account by now, but how exactly are you using it? You might be doing random activities on Facebook or Twitter throughout the day, but what about the activities on LinkedIn? It’s true that LinkedIn is for professionals, and it…

7 Silly Tech Company Naming Trends

Silicon Valley pokes fun at the bizarre naming trends in the startup world. Here are the smartest, goofiest and downright dumbest names. In Sunday night’s episode of HBO’s Silicon Valley, a new series that follows a fledgling start-up, the main character fights to buy the (terrible) name “Pied…

Five hidden facts about CTC your employer won’t tell

​Campus placement is fashionable today. Students feel very proud and happy to share with others about their pay package. They think higher the pay package, higher will be their monthly salary. They just divide their package by 12 and calculate the monthly cash inflow and…

Mid-tier IT companies may give small increment in 2013

Faced with continuing uncertainty in their largest markets, US and Europe, mid-sized technology outsourcing companies will give out tepid pay hikes and cut down on their campus hiring in 2013. Coming out of a slow year when the IT industrysaw slowing revenue growth thanks to clients being more…

Top Google searches in 2012 revealed

Google has brought out the list of the most searched topics in its search engine this year. According to the search engine, Euro 2012 beat Olympics tickets as the top internet search of the year in the UK, the Sun reported. The company’s stats also show…

IT company Mindlogicx to hire 1,000 in 2013

Mindlogicx, a tech product development company in the higher educationspace, announced it will be hiring 1,000 people over the next 6-12 months as part of its expansion plans that will see the company establish a national presence. The company, which has 10 Indian Universities as…