Anand MuraliA bevy of Indian startups paraded before Bill Gates, the cofounder of Microsoft and the world’s richest man, during his visit to India last week. Gates, 64, who is also the co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, was keen to become acquainted with startups specialising in healthcare, sanitation, agricultural development, and financial services, areas of particular interest to him. Tech2 did a bit of digging and unearthed the companies chosen to meet Gates. Here are short summaries of who they are and what they do:SamunnatiClose Samunnati Financial Intermediation and Services is a non-banking financial company that provides financial and non-financial solutions to farmers and others engaged in the agricultural sector. The company’s services include financial intermediation, market linkages, and advisory services aimed at smallholder farmers. Founded in 2014 by Anil Kumar SG, Samunnati raised $55 million in a Series D funding round led by Nuveen … [Read more...] about The Indian startups which caught the eye of Bill Gates
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Motorola recently launched a new and improved version of its classic Moto Razr. The Razr packs in a ton of innovation to offer a new clamshell folding design. However, the Razr is not the only foldable phone available in the market. While Huawei’s Mate X is only restricted to Chinese markets, Samsung’s Galaxy Fold as been in the spotlight for quite a while.The Galaxy Fold has made a significant impact (In terms of innovation) on the smartphone market, since its recent relaunch. But how does it fare against the Moto Razr; let’s find out.Galaxy Fold & Moto Razr SpecsSpecsGalaxy FoldMoto RazrChipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 855Qualcomm Snapdragon 710Display7.3 inches Foldable Dynamic AMOLED (Unfolded) / 4.6-inch Super AMOLED (Folded)6.2-inch Foldable P-OLED (Unfolded) / 2.7-inch G-OLED display (Folded)Memory12GB RAM / 512GB Storage6GB RAM / 128GB StorageRear Camera12 MP, f/1.5 (Main) + 12 MP, f/2.4 (Telephoto) + 16 MP, f/2.2 (Ultrawide)16 MP, … [Read more...] about Moto Razr vs Galaxy Fold: Who wins the foldable smartphone battle?
Acer’s Swift 7 line has included some of the thinnest and lightest laptops on the planet. And the all new Swift 7 is no exception. The new Swift 7 that debuts at CES 2019 offers high-end performance, extended battery life and advance connectivity support in a stylish and compact for factor. The Swift 7 packs its fair share of features and specs in a travel-friendly design, making it the perfect companion for on-the-go professionals.Impressively DisplayLike its predecessors, the new Swift 7 remains incredibly thin and light. It is equipped with a 14-inch Full HD touch display with IPS technology ensuring smooth touch interactions and crystal-clear images. This impressive power-house features an incredible 92 percent screen-to-body ratio, nearly doing away with bezels entirely, making it virtually borderless. It is also one of the first laptops to use Gorilla Glass 6.Close Designed to Perform related news Realme X2 Pro, Realme 5s India launch at 12.30 pm: Where to watch … [Read more...] about CES 2019: Acer debuts Swift 7 laptop with impressive screen