The tech giant is in talks with manufacturers in India to assemble their devices. New CEO Linda Yaccarino is more likely to focus on video, creator and commerce partnerships. According to a report, Yaccarino told the company’s investors during a presentation that they plan to revitalise the microblogging platform’s business which will not only focus on digital advertising but will go beyond it. They are in contact with political and entertainment figures, different payment services and media publishers for a potential partnership. The operation, which will open this year, is part of a strategy to improve the customer experience through technology as more people rely on digital banking channels. Banks are making big investments in digital technology to improve the user experience as digital channels become the prime destination for customers in the age of smartphones
The DIFC Innovation Hub wants to attract $300 million in investments and generate over 3000 job opportunities within the next five years. A grant from the government backed agency for supporting innovative businesses has given funding to a company that designs software for young people with special educational needs. The Indian mobile market has immense potential due to the rapid adoption of 5G technology, according to the findings of the report. India’s total mobile data traffic is estimated to surge from 18 exabyte per month in 2022, to 58 exabyte per month in 2028, growing at a CAGR of 22%.
A London-based health tech startup working with the University of Cambridge has received £415,000 in funding for an AI-powered special education identification software platform. Uber has expressed confidence in achieving operating income profitability by the end of this year. The latest job cuts target 35 per cent of Uber’s recruiting team, according to a report by The Wall Street Journal.
Civil society and legal challenges are limiting the use of policing technology in the US. Facial recognition and predictive policing are questionable privacy-infringing tech that has not stopped many from using it, feeding charges of hypocrisy and fueling suspicions in China that U.S. sanctions are politically motivated. The United States has moved to cut China’s access to American technology in order to push Chinese tech firms towards self reliance. The Communist Party warned officials of the risks of artificial intelligence just days before the show took place.
So Far In The Current Fiscal, Gross Direct Tax Collections Have Grown By Over 19 Thousand Crores
The back of the screen is covered in either leather or synthetic leather and there is a three way volume button. The device may be made from more traditional materials. There are two front facing cameras on the device, one at the top of the outer screen and the other in the upper left corner of the inner display.
Snapchat on Wednesday unveiled two new lenses inspired by a report that throws light on the Indian culture of nicknames. According to Snapchat’s findings, the practice of owning a nickname is more widespread in India than one might think. Snapchat’s two new lenses will be available in India starting June 21 (Wednesday) and the users can access them by searching for “IN Top Nicknames” and “My Nickname IN” in the lens carousel. Some reports suggest that the upcoming iPhone SE’s hardware has gone through a lot of changes (6.1-in OLED panel instead of LCD, different chassis).
The Prime Minister invited Applied Materials to contribute in the development of process technology and advanced packaging capabilities in India. Talks about collaboration of Applied Materials with academic institutions Tech News in India to create skilled workforce were covered in the talks. The 13 inch MacBook Air with the M2 chip and the 14 and 16 inch MacBook Pros based on the M2 Pro and M2 Max will be covered by Apple’s self service device repair program.
Data shows that 45 per cent of Indian classical music listeners are under the age of 25. NetChoice took aim at Microsoft and Oracle in one of the public comments on Tuesday. The GAS platform, licensed to vehicle manufacturers, includes a version of the GOOGLE PLAY app store and the GOOGLE voice assistant.
In a bid to highlight the rich cultural heritage of Indian classical music, music streaming giant Spotify has announced “Echo”. Data shows that Indian classical instrumental music is consumed by all age groups. In the last 24 months, classical music consumption in India has grown by 500 per cent on the platform. The price of the upcoming Watch 6 and Watch 6 Classic have leaked online, with the event in South Korea being the first for the company.
The iPhone SE 4’s tentative release date was earlier pushed back from 2023 to 2024, and now, it may be released in 2025. Its latest software product is an assessment for use by parents, educators and health professionals to assess children for special education and mental health services. The company claims its process is efficient and can ease the pressure on schools and NHS services.
Lloyds Banking Group is opening a tech centre in the Indian city of Hyderabad as part of its digital transformation, with plans to recruit 600 data and cyber security specialists. The watchdog last year already opened an investigation into Google Maps, to determine whether restrictions on combining the platform with third-party map services were harming competition. The report forecasts a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5% for smartphone subscriptions in India, reaching over 1.14 billion by 2028, compared to 840 million at the end of 2021. This growth reflects the increasing affordability and accessibility of smartphones to a broader section of the population. The U.S. government has sanctioned many Chinese tech companies for their role in Beijing’s high-tech crackdown in China’s far west Xinjiang region, where digital technology was used to flag ethnic minorities for arrest on often spurious grounds. “Tech innovation has become the main battlefield of international geopolitics,” said Gao Lei, a top official at a state-run enterprise managed by China’s Ministry of Public Security.