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Brands put in strict internal guidelines to avoid social media backlash

Brands are putting in place strict internal guidelines to avoid backlash on social media, especially after the recent Tanishq ad fiasco. Topics such as caste, religion and political commentary are a no-go most of the time, executives at four digital advertisement agencies told ET. Recently, social media trolls hounded Tata’s jewellery brand Tanishq after its […]

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Lawyers who went after Microsoft in antitrust case say DOJ will have a difficult time succeeding against Google

Pedestrians wearing protective masks walk past a Microsoft Technology Center in New York, on Wednesday, July 22, 2020. Jeenah Moon | Bloomberg via Getty Images Lawyers who prosecuted Microsoft over alleged antitrust violations in the late 1990s saw some familiar tactics in the Justice Department’s complaint against Google filed this week. But it’s far from […]

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Tesla reports fifth consecutive quarter of profits

Tesla CEO Elon Musk attends the Tesla Shanghai Gigafactory groundbreaking ceremony in Shanghai, China, January 7, 2019. Aly Song | Reuters Elon Musk’s electric car and renewable energy company, Tesla, reported third-quarter results after the bell on Wednesday. The stock rose about 3% after hours as the company beat expectations on EPS and revenue, and […]

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Jio unveils new, upgraded ‘JioPages’; made-in-India mobile browser supports 8 Indian languages

Reliance Jio has launched new, revamped ‘JioPages’, its Made-in-India mobile browser that is available in eight Indian languages and promises enhanced browsing experience while focusing on data privacy. The new version of the browser made its debut on Google Playstore on Tuesday. JioPages is built on the Chromium Blink engine, and provides enhanced browsing experience […]

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If you deliver in India, you can deliver globally: Ola’s Bhavish Aggarwal

India is uniquely placed to leapfrog several generations of technologies in mobility and fast-emerging sectors such as unmanned aerial vehicles, experts said, opening up job and entrepreneurial opportunities that did not exist a decade ago. The country’s large and unique market conditions, and pool of skilled technology talent would drive these shifts, according to Bhavish […]