Category: Marketing-solutions

Facebook employees caught giving 5-star ratings to Portal smart speakers on Amazon

Despite growing concerns over how Facebook handles users’ data, the social networking giant last year launched ‘Portal’ smart speakers that compete with Google’s Home and Amazon Echo devices. Facebook hasn’t yet revealed how its speakers are doing commercially, but apparently its employees are ensuring Portal devices get good ratings. Tech columnist Kevin Roose spotted 5-star

China’s unconventional war is inflicting greater damage on India

China is emphasising public diplomacy to help soften Indian public opinion and mute Indian concerns over an increasingly asymmetrical trade relationship. Foreign Minister Wang Yi said in New Delhi the new people-to-people mechanism will “help consolidate the public-opinion foundation” for bilateral ties. China’s public diplomacy aims to underpin its “win-win” policy toward India — engagement

‘Offering lollipops’: PM Modi on Congress loan waiver promises in states

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday accused the Congress of making unrealistic promises for votes, and hoodwinking farmers on the issue of loan waivers. “They promised ‘loan lollipop’ to lakhs of farmers but waived off loans of merely a handful of them,” he said while addressing a rally in Uttar Pradesh’s Ghazipur district after laying

India’s invitation to Huawei for 5G trials sparks concerns: Insufficient security safeguards plague telecom sector

India’s invitation to Chinese telecom giant Huawei Technologies—a company banned in the US, which has termed it a cybersecurity threat, and from building 5G networks in Australia and New Zealand—to participate in 5G trials has aroused some concern in security and technology establishments. The move comes eight years after India’s home ministry raised concerns that

TeamViewer opens its first office in India, eyes strong growth

With the aim of doubling its growth in India, Germany-based remote connectivity solutions provider TeamViewer on Tuesday announced the opening of an office in Mumbai, its first in the country. TeamViewer software allows users to remotely control other devices. So installation of its solutions allows one to remotely access and control the desktop of your

Startup Saturday: Logistics Junction, a hassel-free e-solution

Sometimes opportunity stares you in the face, as a glaring problem. For Srishti Lakhotia, a chartered accountant by training there was a family business that was into manufacturing raw materials for steel companies. “My dad, Suresh Kumar Lakhotia, faced a lot of problems with logistics. In fact, it was so severe that many times our

Digitisation Offers $39 Billion Export Profit For Indian Firms By 2022

:  Rising digitisation will unlock a potential $39 billion worth of export opportunities for Indian businesses in select verticals by 2022 — up from $16 billion in 2017, a Google-KPMG report said today. The verticals that provides high-potential export opportunities are travel, media and entertainment, Software-as-a Service (SaaS), consumer brands and real estate, said the