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Sony's former chief executive Idei dies at 84
Nobuyuki Idei took the helm at Sony in 1995.
Why quick deliveries are getting slower; MeitY proposes changes to IT rules
Quick delivery firms were all the rage in 2021, when liquidity abounded and tech valuations hit record highs. In 2022, though, these companies...
Caste discrimination rampant in global tech ecosystem, activists say
The Google issue has reignited the conversation around caste-based discrimination across technology organisations that employ Indian-origin people.
Apple adds option to buy now, pay later as developers await headset hints
Apple announced at its annual software developer conference that users can buy now and pay later for purchases. Apple Pay Later will be...
US Supreme Court seeks Joe Biden's views on WhatsApp 'Pegasus' spyware dispute
The justices are considering NSO's appeal of a lower court's decision allowing the lawsuit to move forward. NSO has argued that it is immune...
Zomato and Blinkit will soon be one; Myntra plans live-commerce blitzkrieg
Zomato, which owns about 10% of Blinkit, would look to get a foothold in India's buzzy quick commerce segment post the acquisition.
Myntra bets big on live commerce for end-of-summer sale
Myntra has been organising End of Reason Sale (EORS) twice every year since 2014, making this the 16th such event
Physis Capital hopes to start investing in promising startups by October
CXO-driven angel investment platform Inflection Point Ventures (IPV) announced its fund Physis Capital earlier this year to invest in startups...
VC fund Lumikai strengthens leadership team
Rajadhyaksha will oversee finance, fund administration and operations, lead on regulatory and compliance. Shashwat will play a key role across...
Cyient to acquire Portugal-based Celfinet to boost wireless communications offerings
Cyient will acquire Celfinet for 41 million euros, the company said in a statement. With this acquisition, Cyient will strengthen its wireless...