The investment by Google—the 14th such deal in less than 13 weeks—takes the total stake that Reliance sold in Jio Platforms to a little over 33 percent. Mumbai-based RIL has now raised a combined Rs 1,52,056 crore from some of the world’s leading tech investors in the largest fundraising exercise by a company anywhere in the world.RIL also announced a partnership with Google to build a smartphone operating system in India. … [Read more...] about RIL 43rd AGM: Nearly half of Google’s India Digitisation Fund to go into Jio
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“We remain fully committed to protecting our users' privacy and security as we build a platform that inspires creativity and brings joy for hundreds of millions of people around the world. We will move forward in the best interest of users, employees, artists, creators, partners, and policymakers,” it added. … [Read more...] about TikTok parent ByteDance ready to leave China in order to save global business
Created by the WPP agency for IBM called NightBar, and funded by companies like Apple, IBM, GM, JP Morgan and Lockheed Martin, the spot features regular-folk testimonials about finding new opportunities after getting laid off or simply not liking their chosen career. … [Read more...] about New White House ad campaign tells millions of unemployed Americans to just find another job
Finally, how will having a podcast make you better at your coverage of podcasting? “One thing I’ll say is that part of my thinking in starting this project is to really exercise my empathy and humility,” Quah says. “If I look back and read old articles I wrote or old issues of Hot Pod, just the utter lack of respect I had for how hard this process is, is indicative of how far I had to go on this journey. So part of what I want to feel in my bones is just how hard this is, and I do think it’ll make me a better podcast critic, and as someone who covers the podcast business, I’m excited to see where that takes me.” … [Read more...] about Podcasting’s best listener launches his own podcast about podcasting. Is this ‘peak podcast’?
Further ridiculing Olis remark, the Shiv Sena in sarcastic remarks said his ancestors hoodwinked even Babur, who wanted to bring down the Ram temple to build a mosque in place of it, by diverting the Mughal emperor to North India instead of Nepal. … [Read more...] about Shiv Sena slams Nepal PM K P Sharma Oli’s remarks on Ayodhya