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Facebook to invest $300 mn in local news outlets globally

Reuters

Facebook Inc will invest $300 million over three years in local news globally as it faces blistering criticism over its role ....

15 January, 2019

Freshworks' India arm turns a profit in FY18 but revenue growth slows

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Freshworks Technologies Pvt. Ltd, the wholly owned Indian subsidiary of cloud-based customer engagement platform Freshworks Inc., ....

15 January, 2019
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This bank has settled forex deals worth $250 bn on blockchain

Reuters

HSBC has settled $250 billion worth of forex trades using blockchain in the last year, it said on Monday, suggesting the heavily ....

15 January, 2019

Omnichannel fresh-produce distributor Waycool raises funding

Debjyoti Roy

Chennai-based Waycool Foods & Products Pvt. Ltd, which operates an omnichannel fresh-produce distributor, has raised Rs 120 ....

15 January, 2019

Virtual visits to the doctor can be as effective as physical check-ups: Study

Shweta Sharma

A growing breed of health-tech startups building platforms for patients to communicate with doctors through live chat or video ....

15 January, 2019

Spotify inks content deal with T-Series for Indian music

Dearton Thomas Hector

Swedish music streaming app Spotify has entered into a global content deal with music label T-Series, ending months of speculation ....

15 January, 2019
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BSE partners with John Chambers-backed Lucideus for cybersecurity solutions

Anirban Ghoshal

The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) on Tuesday said that it has signed a memorandum of understanding with cybersecurity startup Lucideus, ....

15 January, 2019

E-tailers to lose 40% sales from February 2019: CRISIL report

Payal Ganguly

As e-commerce players look to restructure their businesses to comply with the revised foreign direct investment norms by 1 February ....

15 January, 2019

How new FDI rules could dent Amazon’s expansion plans in India

Binu Paul

The government’s recent revision of norms related to foreign direct investment (FDI) in e-commerce may scuttle US-headquartered ....

15 January, 2019

Scooter-sharing startup Vogo raises fresh funding at $50 mn valuation

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Chennai-based Vogo Automotive Pvt. Ltd, which operates an eponymous scooter-sharing platform, has raised Rs 63 crore ($8.9 million ....

15 January, 2019
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This bootstrapped startup is helping large enterprises reach rural India

Shweta Sharma

After setting up a software development company, Lathika Regunathan wanted to provide employment opportunities to the semi-urban, ....

15 January, 2019

Fast-learning digital assistants are finding their voice in India

Anirban Ghoshal

N Chandrababu Naidu is currently in his fourteenth year as Andhra Pradesh’s chief minister. For the first 13 years, which ....

15 January, 2019

Higher education platform Leverage Edu raises pre-Series A funding

Payal Ganguly

Higher-education and career-growth platform Leverage Edu said it has raised over$1 million (Rs 7 crore) in its pre-Series A round ....

15 January, 2019