Amazon bets big on India with mega-office

[ad_1] Amazon’s new Indian headquarters opens as it makes a push into the vast market of 1.3 billion people, but where is faces stiff competition With 49 elevators moving a floor per second and zumba classes for its more than 15,000 employees, Amazon’s new Indian headquarters, its biggest building globally, matches its ambitions in a […]

Google Play Store now supports UPI in India

[ad_1] Today, Google announced on its India blog the Play Store will support payments through Unified Payments Interface (UPI). According to Google, UPI will show up as a payment option in the Play Store over the next few weeks. Once you see UPI as an option, you can link your UPI ID in the Play […]

The day has come for India to try for a historic Moon landing

[ad_1] On Friday, India’s Vikram lander will attempt to make a soft landing on the Moon’s surface. This gallery highlights how that will happen. ISRO Vikram begins its descent from a 35km x 101km orbit. ISRO Four outer engines will control its movement at this altitude. ISRO The landing site will be nearly 600km down […]

Android streaming and 4K hybrid box for India market

[ad_1] Airtel has entered Amazon’s arena by launching a Fire TV Stick competitor called the Airtel Xstream Stick. The company has also announced a new Android TV box called the Airtel Xstream 4K Hybrid box, the successor to its older Airtel Internet TV. Airtel, India’s third-largest telecom operator with 320.38 million subscribers, has been rampantly […]

Apple will reportedly start online sales in India

[ad_1] It’s a significant development for Apple, which only has a small presence in the nation of more than a billion people. Chinese Android phone makers and Microsoft Windows have largely been the technology of choice for people in the subcontinent. This is chiefly due to India’s foreign direct investment rules (FDI), which required companies […]

Rolls Royce faces probe over India deals

[ad_1] Rolls Royce, which sold its energy business to German giant Siemens in 2014, said it will “not tolerate business misconduct of any sort and we are committed to maintaining high ethical standards” Indian investigators have launched a criminal probe into millions of dollars paid by a Rolls Royce energy firm to an intermediary in […]

WhatsApp to launch digital payments service in India

[ad_1] India would be the first country to get WhatsApp payments Messaging giant WhatsApp plans to launch its first payment service this year in India, its biggest market with 400 million users, the company said Friday. The Facebook-owned firm has tested the service with about one million people over the past year. But a commercial […]