Bengaluru-headquartered new-age technology startup Avataar.me Monday said it had doubled its work force in India amid increased demand for augmented reality (AR) applications in retail and e-commerce.
Bengaluru-based edtech firm Unacademy Tuesday announced it will acquire PrepLadder, a leading Indian postgraduate medical entrance exam preparation platform, for $50 million.
Facebook Wednesday announced the appointment Samsung senior executive Francis Jose, Amazon Alexa former head Manohar Hotchandani and Viacom and Fox ex-executive Paras Sharma as three new directors to join its growing partnership team in India.
The Indian government Monday banned 59 Chinese apps including TikTok, WeChat and UC Browser and Xiaomi’s Mi Community over national security concerns as India-China bilateral relations remain strained after the death of 20 Indian soldiers June 15 in the Galwan Valley clash with Chinese People’s Liberation Army troops in eastern Ladakh.
Apple and Google have built a COVID-19 contact tracing system that the Indian government has refused to use in its official app. The Apple-Google tracing API has been included in Adroid and iOS updates.
The disruption cased by COVID-19 will cause a significant decline in India’s enterprise software market this year. Growth will be just 3.8 percent year-on-year, according to IDC.
IANS The situation in the four flash points — Galwan Valley, Hot Springs, Depsang and Pangong Tso — in eastern Ladakh is still tense despite military-level talks between India and China ending on a positive trajectory, sources said Thursday. India has increased deployment of forces and big guns by manifold across these places as the […]