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Catherine Shu / TechCrunch:
Mumbai-based Classifieds Site Quikr Grabs $150M In New Funding   —  Quikr, which claims to be India's largest classified ads site, has scooped up $150 million from returning investors Tiger Global and Investment AB Kinnevik, as well as Steadview Capital.  —  The latest round …
Apr 7, 2015, 4:00 PMIn context
Adi Narayan / Bloomberg:
As e-commerce sales rise in India, delivery logistics and fraud pose challenges   —  Buy a Samsung Phone Online in India and You Get a Brick  —  Laxminarayan Krishnamurthy figured a Samsung Galaxy Core 2 smartphone would make a perfect gift for his wife.  When the package arrived …
Dec 15, 2014, 3:50 AMIn context
The Economic Times:
Google launches Android One smartphones for around $105 in India, supports seven local languages   —  Google launches Android One, smartphones to be priced at around Rs 6,399  —  NEW DELHI/MUMBAI: Google on Monday launched the first smartphones powered by its Android One operating system in India …
Sep 15, 2014, 3:25 AMIn context
The Indian Express:
Infosys names SAP's Vishal Sikka as CEO; chairman Narayana Murthy to step down   —  Vishal Sikka will take over from current Chief Executive S.D. Shibulal, one of the engineers who founded Infosys, on August 1.  —  Infosys Ltd named former SAP AG top executive Vishal Sikka as Chief Executive Officer …
Jun 12, 2014, 11:35 PMIn context
Michael V. Copeland / Wired:
New App Turns Your iPhone Into a Mobile Urine Lab   —  LONG BEACH, California - For entrepreneur Myshkin Ingawale the logic was unassailable.  Everybody pees.  And everyone has a cellphone.  “There has to be something going on there,” Ingawale told a chuckling crowd at the TED conference.
Feb 27, 2013, 7:00 AMIn context
Niharika Mandhana / India Ink:
Conceived in Haste, India's Internet Law Now Targeted for Change   —  Civil rights activists, free speech advocates, lawyers and politicians have spoken out in recent days against India's controversial Internet laws, after two women were arrested in Mumbai for criticizing in a Facebook post …
Nov 24, 2012, 7:55 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
In India, Dreaming of A 4G World   —  Reliance Chairman Plots a $10 Billion Mobile Network  —  MUMBAI—In December 2010, Mukesh Ambani, India's richest man, circulated a 36-page handwritten memo to executives that spelled out his plans to build one of the world's most advanced telecommunications networks.
Jul 24, 2012, 9:50 PMIn context
Jamie Keene / The Verge:
Indian government readying BlackBerry snooping system   —  The Indian government's system to monitor encrypted BlackBerry email and BBM services will be up and running soon, according to a report by India Today.  This follows the installation of a BlackBerry service center in Mumbai …
Apr 9, 2012, 8:15 AMIn context
Reuters:
Philippines say arrested hackers funded by Saudi group   —  (Reuters) - Philippine police and the FBI have arrested four people that Manila said were paid by a militant Saudi Arabian-based group to hack into U.S. telecom AT&T's system, but the company said it was neither targeted nor breached.
Nov 27, 2011, 1:55 AMIn context
Geoff Duncan / Digital Trends:
Report: RIM operating surveillance facility in India   —  Remember when India was threatening to shut down BlackBerry service unless it could tap user's communications?  Reports have RIM operating a wiretapping facility in Mumbai to help with that.  —  Back in 2010, the Indian government …
Oct 29, 2011, 8:40 AMIn context

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