Amazon to pick up stake in supermarket chain More

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Amazon and Indian private equity firm Samara Capital are making a joint investment that will give the online retail giant a stake ....

20 September, 2018

Bitcoin, other digital currencies worth $60 mn stolen in latest Japanese heist

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Japanese cryptocurrency firm Tech Bureau Corp said about $60 million in digital currencies were stolen from its exchange, ....

20 September, 2018
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World's first blockchain-based commodities trading platform to go live this year

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Global banks and trading firms are launching the first blockchain-based platform for financing the trading of commodities ....

19 September, 2018

Facebook, other global tech firms gear up to fight India's planned data law

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Global tech companies plan to oppose new legislation in India that would require Facebook, PayPal and others to store user ....

19 September, 2018

Alibaba to make customised AI chips; teams up with SAP for cloud services

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Alibaba Group Holding Ltd will set up a dedicated chip subsidiary and aims to launch its first self-developed AI inference ....

19 September, 2018

After Alibaba, Xiaomi unveils steps aimed at CEO succession planning

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Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Inc said on Friday it will rejig its businesses and create new leadership positions aimed ....

14 September, 2018
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Meet the man who will attempt to fill Jack Ma's big shoes at Alibaba

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Unlike his charismatic boss, Jack Ma, Alibaba chief executive Daniel Zhang isn't usually one to grab the limelight, ....

10 September, 2018

Alibaba's Jack Ma to retire in 2019, CEO Zhang to take over as chairman

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Jack Ma, the charismatic co-founder of China’s largest e-commerce firm Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, will step down as chairman ....

8 September, 2018

Tribunal asks Walmart to explain India business model after Flipkart deal

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Walmart Inc's unit has been asked to explain its business model in India after its acquisition of e-commerce platform ....

7 September, 2018

Facebook to set up first Asian data centre in Singapore, invest $1 bn

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Facebook (FB.O) said on Thursday it will invest more than $1 billion to build its first data center in Asia in Singapore, slated ....

7 September, 2018
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Uber on track for IPO next year, to retain self-driving tech unit, says CEO

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Uber Technologies Inc is on track to go public next year and has no plans to sell its self-driving car research arm, Chief Executive ....

6 September, 2018

Amazon becomes second company after Apple to hit $1 trillion market value

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 Amazon.com Inc on Tuesday briefly joined Apple Inc to become the second $1 trillion publicly listed U.S. company after its ....

5 September, 2018

Amazon gets leg-up over local e-commerce rivals by launching Hindi app

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Amazon.com on Tuesday launched a Hindi version of its mobile website and app for Android smartphones in a bid to make deeper inroads ....

4 September, 2018

Google fights back for digital ad revenue in India as Facebook gains ground

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Google retains only a slight lead over Facebook in the competition for digital ad dollars in the crucial India market, sources ....

4 September, 2018

This AI-based digital heart twin can help avoid surgery

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Armed with a mouse and computer screen instead of a scalpel and operating theatre, cardiologist Benjamin Meder carefully places ....

31 August, 2018

What Apple's acquisition of an AR startup reveals about its ambitions

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Apple Inc has acquired a startup focused on making lenses for augmented reality glasses, the company confirmed on Wednesday, ....

30 August, 2018

Paytm Mall to tie up with BigBasket, other retailers to take on Flipkart, Amazon

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Paytm Mall, the e-commerce venture backed by China’s Alibaba Group, is looking to deepen ties with regional retailers as ....

30 August, 2018

Facebook to take on YouTube, pushes out its video streaming service worldwide

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Facebook is rolling out its Watch video service globally one year after it launched in the United States with original entertainment ....

29 August, 2018

Toyota to invest $500 mn in Uber for self-driving cars

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Toyota Motor Corp (7203.T) will invest $500 million in Uber to jointly work on developing self-driving cars, the companies said ....

28 August, 2018

Alibaba’s first-quarter revenue jumps on strength in e-commerce, cloud businesses

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Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, the world’s biggest online retailer, topped first-quarter revenue estimates on Thursday, driven ....

23 August, 2018

How Europe's data privacy law is upending global online advertising

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Europe’s new data privacy law has put a small army of tech firms that track people online in jeopardy and is strengthening ....

23 August, 2018