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Popular game Free Fire witnesses fall in revenue along with dip in Sea Ltd. shares

March 22, 2022

Free Fire's parent company, Sea Ltd, is plummeting in the US market due to the gaming app’s sudden ban in India. On February 14, 2022, the Indian Government banned 54 ...

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Paytm lands in row, needs to meet RBI guidelines

March 22, 2022

Recently, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) asked digital payments major Paytm Payments Bank to stop onboarding new customers quoting ‘likely gaps’ in its technology systems. This has dashed the ...

valuation

BigBasket hits $3B valuation, to compete with Zomato backed BlinkIt

March 21, 2022

Online supermarket BigBasket, now acquired by Tata Group, has witnessed a quantum leap in evaluation from $2 billion to $2.7 billion in a secondary share sale recently. However, Tata Digital ...

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Airbnb’s announces new Bengaluru tech hub plans

March 21, 2022

Airbnb is all poised to make a fresh investment in India by opening a new technology hub in Bengaluru, the tech capital of the country. Airbnb’s new Bengaluru tech hub ...

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QED to invest $500 million in Indian fintech startups

March 21, 2022

Fintech-focused venture capital firm QED Investors intends to infuse $500 million into Indian startups soon, according to a statement made by the company. It seeks to bolster the Indian startup ...

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Fintech firm MoneyView raises $75m in Series D funding

March 14, 2022

Bengaluru-based financial technology company MoneyView has recently closed its Series D funding round with primary investments from Tiger Global, Winter Capital, Evolvence India, and Accel. The other investors who participated ...

CRYPTO-CURRENCY

Worries over speculation, environmental impact forced China to ban crypto mining

March 14, 2022

China, which accounted for 65 percent of all cryptocurrency mining in the world and mined 30 percent of all coins in 2020, banned cryptos in three phases last year. The ...

Expansion

AgNext plans expansion in Vietnam and Middle East

March 11, 2022

Agnext is yet another new-age Indian tech start-up that’s simplifying lives by addressing food quality issues. Having raised $25 million since its inception in 2016, now the company is all ...

Women's day

Make the special women in your life feel extra special with these 5 tech gadgets

March 8, 2022

Tech gadgets are one of those gifting categories where spending a little money is worthwhile. Apart from clothing and food, gadgets have the power to attract a greater variety ...

money

Fintech startup clear to provide capital solutions to SMEs

March 8, 2022

Clear (formerly ClearTax) has forayed into providing merchant lending and invoice discounting for small and medium enterprises (SMEs). In a recent statement, the company has announced the launch of its ...

investment

ClaimBuddy receives $3 million investment, aims to make health insurance more accessible

March 7, 2022

Chiratae Ventures and Rebright Partners spearheaded the investment round, and other private investors such as Titan Capital and Relentless Ventures also took part to bring the total investment value of ...

Budget smartphones

Samsung to release new eco-friendly line of smartphones

March 3, 2022

Samsung is a brand that inspires through innovation. The detailed insights about their initiatives are thought-provoking and startling. To begin with, the brand works on the principle of ‘no compromise ...

Air-taxi

Joby Aviation to launch air-taxis in Asia

March 2, 2022

California-based startup Joby Aviation provides air-taxi and aerial ridesharing services, the latter being mini aerial vehicles for quick travel within borders. While they are yet to launch their services in ...

Microsoft

Microsoft renews store policies after Activision acquisition

March 2, 2022

Following the acquisition of gaming giant Activision Blizzard at $69 Billion, and ahead of regulatory approval, Microsoft has announced a new set of ‘Open App Store Principles’ pertaining to Microsoft ...

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ViewSonic’s first state-of-the-art “Experience Zone” in India

March 2, 2022

ViewSonic Corp. announced the launch of its first–ever Experience Zone in New Delhi, India. Spread across 1895 sq. ft., the experience zone aims at bringing all the products from entertainment, ...

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How are global brands managing post-pandemic?

February 9, 2022

The world has slowly but successfully sailed through the COVID-19 pandemic. The economy is now back on track with businesses up and running. ...

BGMI

KRAFTON suspends 2 lakh accounts on Battleground Mobile India in January 2022

February 9, 2022

Striving to deliver a safe gaming experience, KRAFTON has recently banned2 lakh accounts BATTLEGROUNDS MOBILE INDIA (BGMI)in January 2022. This move is in line with the company’s zero-tolerance policy towards cheaters ...

Digital India & Intel initiative AI-Based Responsible Solutions Win the Day

Digital India & Intel initiative: AI-Based Responsible Solutions Win the Day

December 15, 2021

As part of the celebrations marking Azadi Ka Digital Mahotsav week (Nov 29 - Dec 5, 2021) top 20 projects, presenting Artificial Intelligence (AI) based solutions, created under Responsible AI ...

Voice technology

How Voice technology is revolutionising the Indian socio-gaming sector

December 13, 2021

Years ago, if you were talking to someone while playing a game, chances are they were sitting right next to you. Think about the popular online multiplayer games- none of ...

Western Digital hosts second edition of the WD_BLACK Cup Esports Tournament for gamers across South Asia

Western Digital hosts second edition of the WD_BLACK Cup Esports Tournament for gamers across South Asia

December 9, 2021

Western Digital in association with AMD Ryzen is back with Season 2 of the esports Tournament. The 19-day long gaming marathon will be bigger and better with an attractive prize ...