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Funding by General Atlantic, Facebook, others to position Jio as tech player not just telco: Analysts
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Funding by General Atlantic, Facebook, others to position Jio as tech player not just telco: Analysts

Recent investments by Facebook, General Atlantic, Vista and Silver Lake will re-position Jio as a major tech player rather than just a telecom service provider, analysts said on Monday

Reliance Industries shares gain nearly 2% after company announces over Rs 6,500 deal with General Atlantic
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Reliance Industries shares gain nearly 2% after company announces over Rs 6,500 deal with General Atlantic

Shares of Reliance Industries on Monday gained nearly 2 percent after the company announced the sale of 1.34 percent stake in its digital unit to global equity firm General Atlantic for Rs 6,598.38 crore

RIL shares jump over 4% as Vista Equity Partners picks 2.32% stake in Jio Platforms for Rs 11,367 cr
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RIL shares jump over 4% as Vista Equity Partners picks 2.32% stake in Jio Platforms for Rs 11,367 cr

Shares of Reliance Industries on Friday jumped over 4 percent after the company announced that US-based private equity firm Vista Equity Partners will buy a 2.32 percent stake in its digital unit, Jio Platforms, for Rs 11,367 crore

US-based PE firm Vista Equity Partners to pick up 2.32% stake in Jio Platforms for Rs 11,367 cr
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US-based PE firm Vista Equity Partners to pick up 2.32% stake in Jio Platforms for Rs 11,367 cr

Vista’s investment is at an 12.5 percent premium over the Facebook deal announced in April

Donald Trump's immigration plans create panic and anger among the Indian diaspora in the US
World

Donald Trump's immigration plans create panic and anger among the Indian diaspora in the US

By Tuesday, Donald Trump had ordered a 60-day halt in issuing green cards to prevent people from immigrating to the United States, backing away from his harder-edged plans to suspend guest-worker programmes after business groups erupted in anger at the prospect of losing labour from countries like India

Art exhibition shows the loss of urban anonymity brought by technological change
News & Analysis

Art exhibition shows the loss of urban anonymity brought by technological change

The exhibition features a facial recognition system to draw attention to the inability to opt out in public.

Facebook, Twitter, others to set up independent watchdog for fighting extremist content
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Facebook, Twitter, others to set up independent watchdog for fighting extremist content

The watchdog will be led by an executive director, funded by Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, and Microsoft.

Amazon reveals its carbon footprint, vows to rely on renewable energy by 2030
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Amazon reveals its carbon footprint, vows to rely on renewable energy by 2030

It has ordered 100,000 electric vans that will start delivering packages to shoppers’ doorsteps in 2021.

Uber IPO: Cab-hailing service providers need to focus on customer loyalty, provide sense of price fairness
Business

Uber IPO: Cab-hailing service providers need to focus on customer loyalty, provide sense of price fairness

In recent times, cab-hailing service companies have introduced ride passes and Uber has announced Uber vouchers to lock us into using their service.

Startup Nestaway Technologies forays into Chennai, to bring onboard 500 family homes in city by year-end
Business

Startup Nestaway Technologies forays into Chennai, to bring onboard 500 family homes in city by year-end

Nestaway helps tenants find rented houses, for a minimum tenure of 11 months, and provide home maintenance services

Breaking up Facebook will allow China’s tech firms in, says Mark Zuckerberg
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Breaking up Facebook will allow China’s tech firms in, says Mark Zuckerberg

Zuckerberg says breaking up Facebook means China taking over, who don’t share the “American values”.

Watch: Sexual harassment is rampant in global tech companies #DailyDope
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Watch: Sexual harassment is rampant in global tech companies #DailyDope

One wonders what will happen in India, where maximum number of sexual harassment reports are generated taking place at the work place.

Facebook just paid about 5.1 million pounds as corporation tax in United Kingdom in 2016
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Facebook just paid about 5.1 million pounds as corporation tax in United Kingdom in 2016

Despite a massive surge in revenue in its UK operations, Facebook paid only 5.1 million pounds in corporation tax last year.

Narendra Modi in Washington: Prime minister must raise H1B visa issue, say Indians in US
World

Narendra Modi in Washington: Prime minister must raise H1B visa issue, say Indians in US

PM Narendra Modi must raise the contentious H-1B visa issue during his meeting with US President Donald Trump, said members of the Indian community.

H-1B visa: Only 17% of total 85,000 visas issued go to Indian companies
Business

H-1B visa: Only 17% of total 85,000 visas issued go to Indian companies

Some of the companies which have been named have clarified that there is nothing different this year from earlier years

Intangible assets: Key to sustainable value creation in tech companies
Biztech

Intangible assets: Key to sustainable value creation in tech companies

While the tech companies are witnessing amazing valuations, these companies also face the biggest threat in the form of competition and technology obsolescence.

Brexit: How it will affect tech firms
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Brexit: How it will affect tech firms

When the UK citizens voted to leave the European Union, popularly known as Brexit, one of the biggest questions that arised was how it will affect the existing commerce, innovation and tech industry there and elsewhere

Automakers, tech companies decide to make deals, not war
Biztech

Automakers, tech companies decide to make deals, not war

A flurry of deals between big automakers and ride hailing and transportation startups is rewriting the playbook in the contest to control the future of personal transportation.

Banks, tech companies move on from bitcoin to blockchain
Biztech

Banks, tech companies move on from bitcoin to blockchain

Bitcoin, the digital currency, has largely been supplanted by blockchain, the technology that underlies it, as the main interest of investors, technology companies and financial institutions.

Tech companies face rocky road on the way to making cars
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Tech companies face rocky road on the way to making cars

Silicon Valley may think it can build a better car. But should it? As tech giants like Google and Apple look to automobiles as the next frontier for innovation, they face a looming reality: Cars are a lot harder to manufacture and sell than smartphones.