Cyberattack ceases production at Iran's major steel company
  Author: Mateen Dalal

One of Iran's biggest steel companies was recently forced to pause its production after being hit by a cyberattack, notifying one of the major assaults on the strategic industrial sector in recent history. ...

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Tata Steel Purchases coal from Russia after pledging to cut business ties
  Author: Mateen Dalal

In April, Tata Steel, India’s top steel maker, had announced that all its manufacturing units in the UK, India, and Netherlands had sourced substitute raw materials supplies to end its dependency on Russia. The c...

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Google bans businesses from using RCS for ad promotions in India
  Author: Pankaj Singh

Some of the major banks and leading firms were reported to be misusing the feature Google claims that messaging in the Android Messages app has ...

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Japan doubles the daily arrival cap to 20,000 as Covid cases reduce
  Author: Pankaj Singh

Japan has recently doubled the cap for everyday arrivals to 20,000 and authorized people to bypass covid-19 tests and isolation periods. These changes come as the country is constantly easing its strict border regulati...

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Lack of coal stocks could trigger another power crisis in India: Reports
  Author: Pankaj Singh

Centre for Research on Energy and Clean Air (CREA), a Helsinki-based independent research organization, has recently warned that pre-monsoon coal pile at thermal power stations in India is likely to another trigger pow...

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COVID-19 restrictions in China to impact global supply chains
  Author: Mateen Dalal

COVID-induced lockdowns in China have severely impaired operations at Shanghai ­– the world's largest port – and hindered activities in some major cities, impacting the supply chains of business gia...

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Elon Musk gets $7Bn funding in new financing round for buying Twitter
  Author: Pankaj Singh

Elon Musk, the CEO of Tesla, has recently raised around $7.1 billion of new financing from some of the largest investors in the world for his proposed takeover of Twitter for $44 billion. Musk was also expected to serv...

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Qantas Airways to initiate world’s longest non-stop passenger flights
  Author: Mateen Dalal

Qantas Airways Limited has revealed plans to initiate direct flights that will connect Australia’s east coast with London and New York as the airway company finally made an order for Airbus SE jets for ultra-long...

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Lucid signs deal with Saudi Arabia on purchase of up to 100,000 EVs
  Author: Pankaj Singh

Lucid Group, Inc., an electric vehicle manufacturer based in America, has inked a deal with the Saudi Arabia Government, under which the government is expected to buy 100,000 vehicles over a period of ten-year, with an...

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E-commerce firm Assembly announces takeover of DaaS startup PipeCandy
  Author: Mateen Dalal

Ecommerce software platform, Assembly has announced the acquisition of Chennai-based market intelligence company, PipeCandy. With this move, PipeCandy has become the first Indian ...

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Elon Musk gathers $46.5Bn funding for a potential Twitter bid
  Author: Pankaj Singh

Tesla CEO is pouring $21 billion out of his own pockets into the $46.5Bn package Musk is also raising an additional $12.5 billion through a margi...

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PhonePe to appoint around 2,800 new employees by December 2022
  Author: Pankaj Singh

PhonePe, an online payments platform based in Bengaluru, has recently announced that it will be doubling its employee workforce by December 2022. The company is planning to employ 2,800 people and scale up its employee...

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Swiss company Nestle restricts Russian production to essentials only
  Author: Pankaj Singh

Brands like Burger King, Carlsberg, Heineken, Mars, McDonald’s, PepsiCo, Starbucks, and Yum Brands have been some of the early food companies to suspend a portion of their business in Russia, responding to the ag...

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Airbus to hire engineering IT talent in India at Hyderabad airshow
  Author: Mateen Dalal

European multinational aerospace corporation, Airbus will reportedly be offering jobs opportunities for India's high-end IT and engineering talents at the upcoming Wings India airshow in Hyderabad. ...

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Russia blocks Instagram for 80 million users amidst Ukraine conflict
  Author: Mateen Dalal

After a string of American and European companies banning Russia from any further business, the world is now seeing how Russia responds to nations aligning with Ukraine. Foraying in...

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DobiAgriCo adds 12 new greenhouses and expands business operations
  Author: Pankaj Singh

From 2020 to 2021, the company added 12 greenhouses as a part of the production expansion target Expertise includes cutting-edge technology models ...

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India’s Central Board of Direct Taxes accuses Huawei of tax evasion
  Author: Pankaj Singh

The income tax department of India has allegedly found Chinese telecom company Huawei being involved in the manipulation of account books for lowering its taxable income in India. T...

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HPCL's chairman warns about supply disruptions as crude oil prices rise
  Author: Pankaj Singh

MK Surana, HPCL chairman and managing director, has recently warned about potential supply chain disruptions as the crisis between Russia-Ukraine worsens. However, he has expressed that efforts are being made to ensure...

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Australia's AGL Energy spurns $3.5bn surprise bid; investors expect more
  Author: Mateen Dalal

AGL Energy Ltd, an Australian listed public company, has recently rejected an impressive $3.54 billion seizure strategy from Canada's Brookfield Asset Management and Mike Cannon-Brookes, in favor of a planned split...

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SpaceX’s plans to ramp up satellites causes fear of space debris
  Author: Mateen Dalal

Elon Musk’s SpaceX aims for an additional launch of tens of thousands of satellites into space American aerospace manufacturer, SpaceX has disclosed dramatic ...

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South Korea to penalize Mercedes-Benz for unlawful promotion of cars
  Author: Mateen Dalal

Antitrust regulator of South Korea will impose a heavy fine on Mercedes-Benz worth US$16.87 million after the German automaker submitted false information on the gas emissions of its diesel-powered cars. ...

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RIL aims to invest $75 billion to produce green hydrogen in India
  Author: Mateen Dalal

Mr. Ambani has pledged to produce green hydrogen at $1 per kg, almost reducing it to 60% than today’s costs Mukesh Ambani, Chairman & MD of Reliance Indus...

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Britain builds Omicron contingency plans for workplaces & schools
  Author: Mateen Dalal

The record-breaking spike in Coronavirus cases in the U.K. has forced the government to undertake contingency plans in case schools, hospitals, and other workplaces are hit by major staff shortages. ...

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Tata Steel to help build world's largest offshore wind farm in the UK
  Author: Mateen Dalal

Tata Steel, one of India's leading steel manufacturing companies, is going to play a major role in helping build the world’s largest offshore wind farm called ‘Dogger Bank Wind Farm’ which will be...

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Meta partners with CBSE to foster entrepreneurial spirit in India
  Author: Pankaj Singh

Addressing the Fuel for India 2021 event, Mark Zuckerberg, CEO and Founder of Meta Platforms, revealed partnership with Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) to offer opportunity to encourage entrepreneurship in ...

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Omicron more transmissible but less hazardous than Delta- cite Scientists
  Author: Pankaj Singh

With various speculations being raised around the coronavirus pandemic, scientists around the world have claimed that the new coronavirus variant, Omicron, is more contagious with 30 mutations on its spike but is said ...

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Assam government implements new SOP as Omicron cases increase
  Author: Pankaj Singh

The government of Assam has recently issued a new SOP that includes mandatory RT-PCR test on arrival for travelers coming from abroad, after the recent news of increasing cases of Omicron variant of COVID-19 in the cou...

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COVID-19 – US Governors urge to take precautions on the new variant
  Author: Mateen Dalal

The news of a new strain of coronavirus termed Omicron is gaining attention worldwide. The new coronavirus variant has become a hot topic of discussion across the world. Governors a...

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India will need $10.1Trn investment to reach net-zero by 2070: Study
  Author: Vikas M

A study conducted by CEEW-CEF (Council of Environment, Energy & Water-Centre for Energy Finance) has estimated that India would require a cumulative investment of around $10.1 trillion to reach zero emissions by 20...

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Volkswagen plans to double its staff in energy and charging division
  Author: Pankaj Singh

German automotive giant, Volkswagen has revealed plans to double its staff at its energy and charging division as well as launch a new payment technology in the coming year and form more partnerships to take on rival T...

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US Treasury Department make ties with Israel to counter ransomware
  Author: Pankaj Singh

The US Treasury Department has announced a new partnership with Israel to expand bilateral cooperation for tackling ransomware. The partnership was consolidated at meetings held by ...

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Germany to impose restrictions adhering to burgeoning Covid cases
  Author: Vikas M

Germany is reportedly in need of additional coronavirus restriction to counter multiplying cases of infections and to get through this year’s winter, said Olaf Scholz, the country’s chancellor-in-waiting....

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COP26: India & UK to unveil ‘Green Grids Initiative’ for solar power
  Author: Mateen Dalal

India and the U.K. are about to launch a project to develop a solar grid that would link nations in different parts of the world. The project called ‘Green Grids Initiative&rs...

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Walmart’s recalled aromatherapy spray tests positive for deadly bacteria
  Author: Pankaj Singh

According to U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), an aromatherapy spray sold at Walmart has been tested positive for a hazardous bacteria that is connected to numerous illnesses and two deaths. ...

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Saudi Arabia aims for net-zero carbon emissions by the year 2060
  Author: Mateen Dalal

Global oil producer, Saudi Arabia has recently stated that it intends to reach zero greenhouse gas emission levels by 2060, thereby joining the bandwagon with other 100 countries towards limiting the impact of climate ...

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Construction sector accountable for 37% of carbon emissions, UN report
  Author: Pankaj Singh

A new research by the United Nations shows a grim picture of the climate situation. The report states that 37% of energy-related carbon dioxide emissions are coming from the construction sector. ...

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Saudi Arabia’s wealth fund to launch offshore tourism project ‘THE RIG’
  Author: Mateen Dalal

One of the world’s largest sovereign wealth funds, Public Investment Fund has recently announced plans for a tourism project called “THE RIG”, which includes building a 150,000 square meter resort in ...

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Facebook to introduce new harassment policy to guard public figures
  Author: Vikas M

Social media giant, Facebook has revealed plans to expand its harassment policies to remove harmful content. The firm undertook the move following congressional testimony from a whistleblower who criticized Facebook fo...

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Tesla to form energy traders’ team as it expands battery projects
  Author: Vikas M

American EV behemoth, Tesla is reportedly looking to trade energy capacity for which it is putting together a new team of traders to accomplish that precisely with its platform, Autobidder. ...

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Publix to recruit around 30,000 employees in the last quarter of 2021
  Author: Mateen Dalal

Publix, an employee-owned, American supermarket chain, has devised plans to hire around 30,000 associates across the company's seven-state operations by the end of this year. The firm will hire employees to work in...

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Russia’s daily COVID-19 death toll hits all-time high this week
  Author: Mateen Dalal

Russia has reported a surge in daily death toll due to COVID-19, showcasing the fifth time in a week with high death numbers. According to the national coronavirus task force of Rus...

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Around 600 companies request G20 to cut emissions to 50% by 2030
  Author: Vikas M

Following the warning "code red for humanity" issued by the UN, leading global organizations that represent around $2.5 trillion (£1.8 trillion) in revenue and support over 8.5 million people worldwide ...

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HDFC Bank seeks to recruit 2,500 people in the coming six months
  Author: Mateen Dalal

Indian banking and financial services company, HDFC Bank has recently raised its share price by over 2% to $1,625 per share, a move that comes on the back of its attempt to expand its rural reach to over 200,000 villag...

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Tesla to form energy traders’ team as it expands battery projects
  Author: Pankaj Singh

American EV behemoth, Tesla is reportedly looking to trade energy capacity for which it is putting together a new team of traders to accomplish that precisely with its platform, Autobidder. ...

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Hyundai Motor announces carbon-neutral commitment at IAA Mobility 2021
  Author: Mateen Dalal

Hyundai Motor Company, a South Korean multinational automotive manufacturer, has recently pledged to become carbon neutral by 2045, an announcement made at IAA Mobility 2021. The au...

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Amazon to create over 8,000 direct jobs across 35 Indian cities
  Author: Pankaj Singh

American e-commerce giant, Amazon has announced hosting its first-ever Career Day in India on September 16, bringing together Amazon leaders to discuss what makes the company a great place to work. ...

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Samsung Group to invest $205Bn by 2023; to create 40,000 new jobs
  Author: Vikas M

South Korean multinational manufacturing company, Samsung Group has recently revealed a $205 billion investment plan targeted at building the company as a leader in various technological domains such as semiconductors ...

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CSS Corp. to recruit 2,000 employees by end of fiscal year 2022
  Author: Pankaj Singh

The firm has already hired employees across India, the Philippines, Costa Rica, China, and the U.S. IT services and tech support solutions provider, CSS Corp. has s...

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NHTSA to enforce heavy fines on automakers over emission mandates
  Author: Vikas M

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has recently stated that it plans to impose increased penalties for automakers that have failed to achieve fuel economy standards in recent years. A move that ...

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Saudi Aramco joins ACWA to acquire 30% stake in Sudair solar PV plant
  Author: Mateen Dalal

Saudi Aramco, the Saudi Arabian Oil Company, is reportedly investing along with the country's self-governing wealth fund and Riyadh-based ACWA Power in a major solar project with 1.5 GW capacity as the world's ...

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Saudi Arabia's largest wind energy project commences operations
  Author: Mateen Dalal

Saudi Arabia's first and largest wind energy farm has been connected to the grid and has started producing carbon-free energy. According to credible sources, the ‘Dumat al-Jandal’ wind farm comprises of...

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US automakers plan on reaching 50% new EV sales target by 2030
  Author: Pankaj Singh

President Biden have called for a $174 billion government investment in electric vehicles, with $100 billion in public incentives in the U.S. Leading U.S. automaker...

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Hyundai supports Teslas appeal for lowering EV import duties in India
  Author: Pankaj Singh

India's second-largest automaker, Hyundai Motor India has recently backed Tesla's proposal for lower import duties on electric vehicles. In a statement, Hyundai said that any drop in import duties will be a big h...

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TPG Rise Climate Fund raises $5.4Bn to support new climate solutions
  Author: Mateen Dalal

TPG Rise Climate Fund, the climate investing fund of TPG’s global impact investing platform TPG Rise, has recently raised its first close of $5.4 billion, bringing together an exclusive blend of funding from some...

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UAE extends travel ban for Indians amid strict COVID-19 guidelines
  Author: Mateen Dalal

United Arab Emirates (UAE) has reportedly extended travel ban for individuals travelling from India and several other south Asian countries on the pretext of COVID-19 guidelines. As reported by Etihad Airlines, the ban...

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Razorpay acquires TERA Finlabs to reinforce B2B credit infrastructure
  Author: Pankaj Singh

The acquisition aligns with Razorpay’s goal to develop affordable credit solutions for underbanked small businesses Razorpay, a fintech startup based in India...

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Furlenco unveils furniture subscription service ‘UNLMTD by Furlenco’
  Author: Pankaj Singh

Furlenco, a rental company for furniture, has reportedly introduced 'UNLMTD by Furlenco,' the world’s first furniture subscription service. It is an annual subscription service that delivers customers all...

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SpaceX launches 88 satellites into the orbit in rideshare mission
  Author: Mateen Dalal

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket has successfully launched 88 satellites into orbit in a single go, signifying its 2nd dedicated rideshare mission. The company has already launched cargo, satellites, and lately astronaut...

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Samsung reports high emissions despite using renewable energy
  Author: Pankaj Singh

Samsung Electronics' annual sustainability report has revealed that the company generated higher greenhouse gas emissions in 2020 than the previous year. The report states that Samsung's greenhouse gas emission...

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GE outlines plans to support Iraq’s transition to clean energy
  Author: Pankaj Singh

General Electric (GE), one of the world’s leading technology firms, has announced a comprehensive “Energy Transition Plan” for Iraq, outlining its innovative strategy to help the country transiti...

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Zypp Electric deploys 100 EVs for delivery services in Hyderabad
  Author: Mateen Dalal

The company aims to partner with businesses, organizations, neighbourhood stores to offer eco-friendly delivery services Its EV fleet will be expan...

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HeidelbergCement to soon develop CO2 neutral cement plant in Sweden
  Author: Mateen Dalal

In a bid to reduce the elevating levels of carbon emissions around the globe, HeidelbergCement, world’s second-largest cement producer, announced its plans of turning its Swedish factory in Slite into the globe&r...

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Coursera to offer online courses by USO for military community
  Author: Mateen Dalal

A month after Google announced its partnership with Coursera for providing online certification courses, the United Service Organizations is now all set to collaborate with the leading online learning platforms. ...

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YOP officially unveils YOP app to ease access to DeFi for the masses
  Author: Mateen Dalal

Yield Optimization Platform and Protocol (YOP) recently declared its official launch of YOP application; the first all-in-one mobile app which makes it quite easier for everyone to access DeFi. The V0 version of the app is now available for early ...

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Canada and Germany ink new energy partnership with emphasis on hydrogen
  Author: Mateen Dalal

The government of Canada has inked a new, comprehensive energy partnership deal with the government of Germany to set up a formal collaboration across a wide array of shared energy priorities, including hydrogen and LNG. According to repor...

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Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1 Team and AMD team-up for F1 2020
  Author: Mateen Dalal

Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1 Team, and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), a renowned semiconductor developer, have reportedly announced a new multi-year partnership agreement that has combined the two firms’ passion of fo...

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Urus to strengthen Lamborghini’s roots in India in the coming years
  Author: Mateen Dalal

Lamborghini, an Italian car manufacturer renowned for its aesthetically significant, high performance sports cars, is reportedly planning to put his foot down in the Indian automobile sector with its V8 SUV, the Lamborgh...

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Air France-KLM & JAL make bids to purchase stake in Malaysia Airlines
  Author: Mateen Dalal

Air France–KLM S.A., one of the leading global air transport players, has reportedly made a proposal to invest in Malaysia Airlines and gain around 49 percent stake. Japan Airlines (JAL) is also looking to acquire a 25 percent stake in ...

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Amazon orders StreetScooter electric vans to fuel carbon neutral goals
  Author: Pankaj Singh

Amazon has ordered about 40 electric vans from Deutsche Post’s StreetScooter in Munich   The Work L delivery van shall be debuted...

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Valneva announces expansion of its commercial operation in France
  Author: Pankaj Singh

Valneva SE, a commercial stage biotech company, has reportedly announced its plan to expand its commercial infrastructure in France with the opening of a new commercial office in Lyon, France. ...

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EPA contemplates new rule to curb pollution from heavy-duty trucks
  Author: Mateen Dalal

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is contemplating rigorous regulations to curb pollution—nitrogen oxide (NOx)— from heavy duty-trucks. Heavy-duty vehicles are believed to be the largest mobile sour...

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Streaming service Spotify to apparently halt political ads in 2020
  Author: Mateen Dalal

  Spotify will refrain from selling ads which are more likely to have legislative or judicial outcomes. The company will not control p...

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Huawei claims to receive same treatment as other private firms in China
  Author: Mateen Dalal

  Following a report by one of the official sources, the tech giant has reportedly cleared all commotions making it clear about its relationship with the Chinese government. ...

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Germany bans Uber from providing ride-hailing services in the country
  Author: Mateen Dalal

After facing licensing woes in the UK, American ride hailing service provider, Uber has reportedly been banned by a German court from providing its ride-hailing services across Germany. ...

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Amazon receives final approval for development of HQ2 in Pentagon City
  Author: Mateen Dalal

Amazon, the renowned American multinational technology giant, has reportedly received approval for the first phase of its HQ2 headquarters being built in Northern Virginia. Official...

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Twitter launches a central hub for privacy and data protection info
  Author: Mateen Dalal

  New website will host information on Twitter’s new privacy products and announcements Twitter is also looking to change its cu...

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U.S. government could issue new rules to block shipments to Huawei
  Author: Pankaj Singh

  Trump administration had issued 75 licenses to allow Huawei suppliers to resume sales U.S. Commerce Department and other authorities...

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Disney+ all set for a March 2020 launch in the United Kingdom
  Author: Mateen Dalal

The entertainment behemoth is launching its much-awaited streaming platform.   Release of more than 300 movies is on the cards....

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Adidas collaborates with ISS for product research development in space
  Author: Mateen Dalal

  The brand will use microgravity to test its products in the space Adidas will be the first brand to test footwear products outside t...

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Uber set to grow its presence into financial services with Uber Money
  Author: Mateen Dalal

Uber is no longer a company that focuses solely on ridesharing services. The company is said to be working on various technologies like urban air transport and self-driving vehicles. It has also ventured into the food ...

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US senator pleas investigation over TikTok’s Musical.ly acquisition
  Author: Mateen Dalal

Musical.ly is a social media service which was released in 2014 in Shanghai and is incorporated in Santa Monica, California. ...

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GM to feature Alexa in its vehicles to control the infotainment system
  Author: Mateen Dalal

Modern vehicle infotainment systems are more complex than ever, with numerous features like maps, social media access as well as video streaming from different platforms, these systems are no less than a smartphone. To...

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Trump refuses to forge deals with Huawei citing national security
  Author: Mateen Dalal

Donald Trump declares the business with Huawei as a national threat and hence forth has declined all the business opportunities with the company.   ...

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737 Max crashes prevent Boeing from launching 777X long-haul jet
  Author: Pankaj Singh

Boeing has been suffering billions of dollars in losses resulting from the 737 Max crisis Boeing has reportedly been delaying the launch of 777X long-haul jet, as t...

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Amazon, Google and other tech giants could face DOJ antitrust probe
  Author: Pankaj Singh

Stocks of Facebook, Google and Amazon have gone down after DOJ’s announcement The United States Department of Justice recently announced that it will launch a...

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Dressbarn confirms 53 stores to close in August as wind down nears
  Author: Pankaj Singh

Ascena shares have been down by more than 75% this year and are trading at below $1 Ascena Retail Group, an American retailer for women’s clothing, recently a...

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Japan introduces working group to examine impact of Facebook’s Libra
  Author: Pankaj Singh

Japan is looking to garner greater support due to the wide range of policies which can be affected by digital currencies. Japanese authorities have reportedly estab...

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Beauty retailers fall after Amazon unveils professional beauty store
  Author: Mateen Dalal

E-commerce giant Amazon recently announced the launch of Amazon Professional Beauty Store, intended to sell beauty products used by licensed stylists, beauticians & barbers. Followed by the announcement, shares of ...

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Walmart partners with MediLedger to track pharmaceutical supplies
  Author: Mateen Dalal

MediLedger is preparing to launch its pilot alongside the U.S. FDA to try and reach the 2023 target to deliver a digitized system for tracking and verifying prescription drugs. ...

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Google to shut down the standalone YouTube Gaming App on May 30
  Author: Mateen Dalal

The application was launched back in 2015 and was Google’s attempt to with the growing popularity of Twitch. The decision to shut down the st...

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EU, China ink deals to reinforce partnership on civil aviation safety
  Author: Pankaj Singh

The agreements will enable passengers to benefit from safer, economical, and greener air travel options The European Union (EU) has reportedly signed two agreements...

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Netflix acquires StoryBots to bring educational content to kids
  Author: Mateen Dalal

Season 3 of “Ask the StoryBots” would be launched on Netflix in the fall. The American media services provider Netflix Inc. has reportedly announced th...

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Merck unveils Phase 3 data for BELSOMRA C-IV in treatment of insomnia
  Author: Mateen Dalal

It is the first dedicated Phase 3 polysomnography study for the treatment of insomnia in people having mild-to-average Alzheimer’s disease and dementia ...

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TAQAs ADC to acquire Middle East drilling rigs of Schlumberger
  Author: Mateen Dalal

The acquisition has followed on from fast-tracked expansion activity of ADC in 2018. Saudi Arabia's Industrialisation and Energy Services Company (TAQA), has report...

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Apis Partners to invest in L&T IFD, aims for a 25% stake worth $110M
  Author: Pankaj Singh

Apis Partners has signed a binding agreement for the acquisition of the stake and will be investing through one of its funds called Apis Growth Fund II. UK-based ve...

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U.K. approves inclusion of Huawei gear for 5G despite U.S. warnings
  Author: Pankaj Singh

The National Security Council led by the Prime Minister agreed to give Huawei limited access to help build noncore infrastructure for the network Reports confirm th...

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Xcel Energy acquires two wind farms in South Dakota & Minnesota
  Author: Mateen Dalal

The move comes as part of Xcel’s strategic plans to deliver 85% carbon-free electricity in the Upper Midwest region by 2030. U.S. electric services company, X...

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Social media platforms blocked in Sri Lanka in the aftermath of blasts
  Author: Pankaj Singh

The government has decided to temporarily block Facebook, Instagram, and other social media sites for restricting the spread of false news The government of Sri Lan...

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Leeward successfully completes full-scale repowering of Mendota farm
  Author: Mateen Dalal

Through the farm’s construction phase, Leeward managed to generate close to 250 jobs. North American renewable energy company Leeward Renewable Energy has app...

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Amazon in talks for ad-supported music service to compete with Spotify
  Author: Pankaj Singh

Amazon is planning to market its free music streaming service through its Alexa-powered Echo smart speakers Amazon.com is reportedly in discussions to launch its ow...

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Google adjourns AI ethics board following protests & online petition
  Author: Pankaj Singh

An online petition had called on Google to single out Kay Coles James (Heritage Foundation) from the council that was formed a week ago. Technology giant Google has...

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Crypto exchange platform Liquid hits $1B valuation with new funding
  Author: Pankaj Singh

·         Liquid will use the capital for offering new services and expanding into new markets ·  &n...

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Mercado Libre bans crypto-related listings following PayPal Investment
  Author: Pankaj Singh

The Latin American e-commerce firm had recently obtained a $750 million investment from PayPal. The company is also cracking down upon pre-paid car...

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Facebook, WhatsApp & Instagram suffer outages across Europe & Americas
  Author: Mateen Dalal

Facebook & its four primary smartphone applications have been suffering from severe outages throughout the world since March 13, 2019, 12 pm EST.   ...

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German logistics service provider FlixBus to take over rival Eurolines
  Author: Pankaj Singh

FlixBus will integrate the long-distance routes of Eurolines and isilines to expand European reach The company aims to entice more passengers by offering mo...

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Emergent BioSolutions to supply medical countermeasures to US
  Author: Pankaj Singh

The company would manufacture and deliver several medical countermeasures prescribed by the Department of State including auto-injector training devices, Reactive Skin Decontamination Lotion Kit, and the Trobig...

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Britain claims risk in using Huaweis 5G equipment can be mitigated
  Author: Pankaj Singh

Huawei was accused of working with China’s government by the U.S., who said its equipment can be used to spy on Americans The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC...

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Symantec acquires Luminate in an effort to peruse cloud security
  Author: Pankaj Singh

Luminate’s ‘Secure Access Cloud™ ‘ further extends Symantec’s ‘Integrated Cyber Defense Platform’ expertise to users. Reno...

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