Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Make in India’ campaign is emerging as a fad among young consumers and several online and offline retailers have started promoting indigenous products and brands to cash in on the trend. 136 more words
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Snapchat Inc. will start showing advertisements to its users, taking a step toward justifying the $10 billion valuation investors have placed on the startup.
Unlike other social-media providers, Snapchat won’t be putting ads in people’s feeds, which “would be totally rude,” the company said in a blog post on Friday. 62 more words
Chinese e-commerce firm Alibaba Group Holding Ltd said on Thursday it has changed the name of its Alipay financial services unit to Ant Financial Services Group as it steps up its push into the financial services industry. 56 more words
Samsung Electronics said it has developed a WiFi technology that can increase data transmission speeds by five times the maximum rate possible with existing consumer electronics devices. 170 more words
Companies in China, Hong Kong and India have reported the highest number of cyberattacks linked to nation-states, causing an estimated average financial loss of USD 2.7 million globally, according to a new survey. 74 more words
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, who is on a two-day visit to New Delhi, launched the global Internet project called internet.org in the country. The project, which was globally announced in August last year, aims to bring Internet connectivity to the two-thirds of the global population that is not connected. 139 more words