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ETtech Morning Dispatch on March 1, 2021: Govt vs WhatsApp (again)
Here's a look at the top tech news to start your day.
India’s new social media rules seen echoing globally
India's new social media rules come at a time the US, the UK and Australia—among other nations—have been pushing Facebook, WhatsApp, Twitter,...
How Facebook Oversight Board sees India’s new social media rules
Policymakers and regulators have a valuable role to play on content moderation and issues concerning Facebook, the Facebook Oversight Board says...
Walmart poaches Goldman Sachs bankers for a new fintech startup
Omer Ismail, head of Goldman Sachs' consumer bank, and one of his top lieutenants David Stark will leave the investment bank for Walmart's...
Google pledges $5 million to address disparities in Covid vaccinations
Google has already made a $100 million grant and 50,000 pro bono hour commitment to support Covid-19 relief.
FundVice to support startups in India with Rs 330 crore fund
FundVice, an investment banking and private equity firm, will support startups in India with a corpus of Rs 330 crore, which includes funding...
InnoServ Group gets funding from Ganesh Natarajan-led 5F World
The investment from 5F World and IT industry veteran Ganesh Natarajan joining board is a shot in the arm for Innoserv Grup, Chairman...
ETtech Deals Digest: Innovaccer, Infra.Market become unicorns, Zomato’s funding spree
The week through 26 February was one of large funding deals, with Tiger Global emerging as a common thread among three of them.
Many Indian techies get paid in crypto, say it’s faster and easier
Accepting payments in cryptocurrency is a trend on the rise.
PM asks banks to come out with innovative products for startups, fintech
Modi said that although the government's endeavour is to promote the private sector, the public sector still needs to have its presence in...