Can online gaming comfort the tech industry amid layoffs? Experts on how the situation can unfold

As thousands of employees at major tech companies continue to worry about their futures amid the layoffs, India’s online gaming industry, which is expected to reach $1.9 billion by 2024, could help ease the burden. The industry currently employs nearly 50,000 people, with programmers and developers accounting for 30% of the workforce. According to a … Read more

1 in 2 Indian women now consider gaming as a career option

New Delhi: With gaming becoming mainstream, 56 percent of female gamers now view gaming as a full-time or part-time career option, according to a survey on Thursday. Female gamers have a career in gaming in mind, make their hobby their profession (50 percent) and offer good income prospects (45 percent). While becoming a gamer remains … Read more