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05 Jan 2018Mark Zuckerberg
Ripple co-founder now richer than Oracle, Google co-founders!
The meteoric rise of Ripple cryptocurrency, XRP, made Ripple Co-Founder and Executive Chairman Chris Larsen one of the US's top five richest people.
04 Jan 2018Sexual Harassment
Revised lawsuit against Google over gender pay disparity
Four former women employees of Google have filed a revised lawsuit against the tech giant on Wednesday, accusing it of gender pay disparity.
04 Jan 2018India
How much does Salil Parekh, new Infosys CEO, earn?
After months of search, Infosys finally decided on its new CEO last December. Salil Parekh took charge the day before yesterday.
03 Jan 2018India
Datsun Cross arriving in India in February after Indonesia debut
Japanese automaker Nissan's budget car brand Datsun is all set to unveil its "Cross", which is a compact SUV, at a global debut event on 18 January in Indonesia's Jakarta.
03 Jan 2018Bharti Airtel
Telcos must ink interconnectivity pacts within 30-day-deadline without discrimination: TRAI
Following a prolonged dispute between Reliance Jio and incumbents Airtel, Vodafone, and Idea over interconnectivity, TRAI has made regulations stricter.
03 Jan 2018Flipkart
Flipkart's Bansal brothers set up new company, Sabin Advisors
In a quiet move, Flipkart founders Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal set up a new company, Sabin Advisors, in December, 2017, reportedly for new businesses, that could range from venture capital funding to insurance.
03 Jan 2018India
You can now buy the JioPhone on Amazon!
The JioPhone has revolutionized the cellphone industry in India and given the best smartphones a run for their money.
02 Jan 2018India
Oil, gas discovery in Arabian Sea, major boost for ONGC
India's largest oil and gas explorer, the state-run Oil and Natural Gas Corporation, made a large oil and gas discovery in the Arabian Sea, said Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan.
02 Jan 2018Google
Amazon offering massive Rs. 36,000 discount on Google Pixel XL
Amazon India, offering a nearly 50% discount, has listed the first-generation Google Pixel XL (128GB) for Rs. 39,990, slashing its price by Rs. 36,010.
02 Jan 2018India
Apple starts battery replacement program in India: Find details here
Apple's battery replacement program, necessitated after a controversy over the company intentionally slowing down older iPhones, has begun almost a month earlier than expected.
02 Jan 2018Aadhaar Card
Good news! No fees for debit-card-transactions up to Rs. 2000
Payments through debit cards, BHIM UPI, and Aadhaar-enabled payment systems (AePS) will now cost lower as customers need not pay any fees for transactions up to Rs. 2,000.
02 Jan 2018iPhone
iPhone battery slowdown controversy: How can Apple rebuild trust?
Apple is in the midst of a scandal over the deliberate slowdown of the performance of older iPhones with aging batteries.
02 Jan 2018Bharti Airtel
Airtel to tie up with Amazon to boost content distribution
Bharti Airtel and Amazon are set to enter into a deal which will allow Airtel to distribute the American e-commerce giant's content through its Airtel TV app.
01 Jan 2018Huawei
6 most profitable smartphone companies
Research firm Counterpoint, in its latest study, has ranked global smartphone manufacturers in terms of their profitability.
31 Dec 2017Indian Startups
Drones, chatbots, AI: How will Indian e-commerce change in 2018?
The Indian e-commerce industry has been growing by leaps and bounds. Till 2016, it made up 2% of the total retail market, but this number is set to rise to 12% by 2026.
31 Dec 2017India
Maruti Suzuki bids second generation Swift farewell
Maruti Suzuki India has bid farewell to the current generation of its highly successful hatchback, the Maruti Swift.
31 Dec 2017India
How Artificial Intelligence will affect your life in 2018
According to Pricewaterhouse Coopers report, using different data sets to make predictions, including predictions for shopping, is currently the biggest focus of Artificial Intelligence (AI) globally.
30 Dec 2017Google
What is Google planning for 2018? Here are top predictions!
The year 2017 has been pretty lukewarm for Google. It launched several new products/services this year, including Pixel 2 smartphones, Pixelbook, smart speakers, etc. But, most of them lacked innovation.
29 Dec 2017Apple
Apple CEO Tim Cook earned Rs. 652 crore in 2017
This year, Apple paid a whopping $102mn (Rs. 651.8 crore) to CEO Tim Cook; his earnings increased by 79% thanks to iPhone X's performance.
29 Dec 2017Xiaomi
You can get Mi Mix 2 at just Rs. 17,999!
If you have been waiting to get your hands on the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2, Flipkart is offering you a golden opportunity to get it for up to Rs. 20,000 less.
29 Dec 2017Flipkart
Mobile Bonanza on Flipkart: Check out these exciting smartphone offers
Flipkart is making sure your new year starts on a good note. The 2018 Mobile Bonanza has been scheduled from January 3 to 5.
29 Dec 2017India
Will Tesla come to India in 2018? Looks doubtful
Once upon a time, there was excitement in India about Tesla arriving in the country, but several reports since have bashed such hopes.
29 Dec 2017iPhone
The 17-year-old who exposed Apple's slowing of older iPhones
A 17-year-old from Tennessee, US, might cost Apple billions of dollars: high school student Tyler Barney exposed the tech giant's deliberate slowing down of older iPhone models.
29 Dec 2017West Bengal
To revive its tea industry, West Bengal sheds anti-business image
The West Bengal government under Mamata Banerjee has often faced criticism for failing to attract investments.
28 Dec 2017Mukesh Ambani
Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Jio buying brother Anil's RCom wireless assets
As expected, Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Jio is taking over the wireless assets of his brother Anil's Reliance Communications, which is burdened with a massive Rs. 45,000cr-debt.
28 Dec 2017India
WhatsApp users to soon receive show recommendations from Netflix!
Popular video-streaming service Netflix is reportedly joining hands with WhatsApp to send content recommendations to users on the Facebook-owned messaging platform.
28 Dec 2017India
Centre working on automobile policy; focus on eco-friendly electric vehicles
The Centre has appointed a consultant for formulating an automobile policy with a focus on clean technology; it may pave the way for adoption of eco-friendly vehicles.
27 Dec 2017India
WhatsApp in trouble in India for 'illegal' middle finger emoji
WhatsApp is in legal trouble in India again, this time for one of its emojis.
27 Dec 2017Reliance Jio
RCom to exit SDR, reduce debt by Rs. 39,000cr: Ambani
Anil Ambani-owned Reliance Communications has announced it would exit the ongoing Strategic Debt Restructuring (SDR) scheme of its lenders by selling its Rs. 25,000cr-worth telecom assets, including towers, spectrum and optical fiber by Mar'18.
27 Dec 2017India
Bitcoin craze hits entrepreneurs: Companies name themselves after Bitcoins
As Bitcoin's value continues to skyrocket (after a brief stumble recently), the number of people doing "crazy" things to cash in on the Bitcoin craze is also surging.
Patanjali's new products: Diapers, sanitary napkins planned next year
Patanjali is expanding its range of products even further. According to spokesperson SK Gupta Tijarawala, the FMCG brand is looking to launch diapers and sanitary napkins next year.
India to overtake Britain, France, become fifth-largest economy by 2018
Despite a recent slowdown, India will overtake Britain and France to become the fifth-largest economy in dollar terms by 2018, a report has predicted.
All about McDonald's and Vikram Bakshi conflict
McDonald's fans in North or East India are in for some sad news.
26 Dec 2017Cryptocurrency
Bitcoin's rise has helped its competitors surge
Bitcoin's valuation has reached nearly $20,000, and the cryptocurrency is just getting started.
25 Dec 2017India
Mercedes-Benz discourages India's all-electric cars push for 2030
Mercedes-Benz India has asked the government "not to rush with the all-electric vehicles push", as such a push might foreclose better technological solutions for future generations.
25 Dec 2017Samsung
Samsung Happy Hours sale: Lucrative discounts, Jio offers and more
As part of Samsung's Happy Hours sale, Amazon India will be offering lucrative discounts on Samsung's Galaxy On5 Pro and Galaxy On7 Pro phones on 26th December from 12pm-2pm.
23 Dec 2017Reliance Jio
Jio's Happy New Year offers: Special treat with new plans
Amidst cutthroat competition in the Indian telecom industry, Reliance Jio announced the launch of two new plans on Friday as part of its Happy New Year 2018 offers.
23 Dec 2017Supreme Court Of India
Videocon to fast track its Rs. 10,000cr case against government
Videocon Telecom will put on fast track its case filed against the government in 2015.
23 Dec 2017iPhone
Apple sued for damages over slowing old iPhones
Apple has been charged with two class action lawsuits in the US for slowing down ageing iPhone models without informing users.
22 Dec 2017India
Patanjali named India's most trusted, attractive FMCG brand
In less than 12 years, Baba Ramdev's Patanjali Ayurved Limited has become India's most attractive and trusted Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) brand.