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IPO-bound mobile messaging and calling app LINE has extended its premium calling service LINE Call to India. This service allows users make low-cost calls directly to mobile phones and landlines in India and worldwide. This was ... Continue_Reading
Maharashtra’s Nalasopara police has filed assault charges against a bank manager for allegedly filming a video of an altercation between a traffic cop and a biker, reports Afternoon DC. ... Continue_Reading
Reliance Industries’ data service venture Reliance Jio Infocomm has signed yet another tower sharing agreement for its (forever) upcoming 4G services. This time with Global Group’s telecom tower firm GTL Infrastructure Limited. ... Continue_Reading
At a time when Amazon India is at loggerheads with the Karnataka’s commercial tax department over its fulfillment service, Bangalore-based e-commerce major Flipkart seems to have launched its own fulfillment ... Continue_Reading
After launching an online education store called Smart Learning earlier in the month, Samsung has introduced a new version of its digital entertainment storefront dubbed Club Samsung 2.0 under its Media ... Continue_Reading
Update: Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah has directed the commercial tax department to study the the laws and issues related to e-commerce and recommend necessary changes, reports The Times Of India. ... Continue_Reading
Classifieds site Quikr has raised $60 million investment led by a new investor Tiger Global with participation from the existing investors Kinnevik, Matrix Partners India, Nokia Growth Partners, Norwest Venture Partners, ... Continue_Reading
Vladimir Yevtushenkov, chairman of the Russian conglomerate Sistema that owns the telecom operator MTS, has been put under house arrest by Russian investigators on charges of money laundering, reports Reuters. ... Continue_Reading
Consumer goods behemoth Hindustan Unilever is conducting a pilot project in the e-commerce segment, reports The Times Of India. ... Continue_Reading
The Indian government ranked second in the world, when it came to user accounts for which information was requested, behind the United States of America, Google has disclosed in its updated Transparency report. In ... Continue_Reading
Google has officially launched the first set of smartphones through its Android One initiative that was introduced in Google I/O 2014 earlier this year. These phones are built in partnership with Indian ... Continue_Reading
Google is officially extending its news reader service Google Play Newsstand to India tomorrow with 30 Indian publications, the company has announced at an event in Gurgaon, India, where it is launching the ... Continue_Reading