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| 30 November, 2020, 10:58 AM IST | E-Paper

    Surabhi Agarwal

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    We've not leveraged advantage of being world's largest data market: Meenakshi LekhiJoint parliamentary committee split over draft data privacy law, govt accessIT industry seeks permanent WFH relaxation for SEZ unitsGoogle in talks to buy social media platform ShareChat
    Govt extends Umang platform internationally; Prasad says AI based voice solution to be developedInformation Technology Act could soon regulate digital streaming and news portalsGoogle, Facebook, Twitter to come under new I&B ministry regulationsGovt issues notice to Twitter for showing Leh as part of J&K
    Twitter fails to correct Leh-Ladakh map: India sends notice threatening legal actionExperts say CCI has a strong case against GoogleCCI orders probe against Google for alleged unfair business ways with respect to Google PayShareChat partners with Audible Magic to identify copyright content
    India, US likely to tread same path on critical issuesWFH reform to make Indian IT & ITeS industry more competitive globallyTech Industry urges government for cohesive action on AI strategyGovt relaxes rules, facilitates work from home for tech industry
    Government’s rural ecommerce venture touches Rs 100 cr turnover; onboards Tata Croma and HDFC BankGovt drawing up plans to turn 1.2 million schools into smart classroomsAarogya Setu app launched by GoI in public-private partnership modeNext is, an Indian Alexa for farmers
    IT firms like HCL, Tech Mahindra plan to get 20-25% staff back in office by DecemberGovt to launch ecommerce portal for artisansTwitter maps shows Leh in China, India sends strong warningIndicators are positive, but pandemic is not over yet: HCL Tech CEO C Vijayakumar
    Anybody can download and play PUBG despite ban; government says it's aware of breachesGoogle defers 30% in-app commission in India to April 2022 after protestsGovernment open to launching Indian app store as an alternative to Google, AppleStartup founders bat for an Indian app store
    Align Health Data Policy to Data Protection Bill to avoid overlaps: ExpertsHCL expects positive good growth trajectory going forward: Chairman Roshni Nadar-MalhotraBanned Chinese apps re-enter in new avatarsHCL tech acquires Australian IT firm DWS for $115.8 million
    India to consider fresh responses from TikTokWe will continue to aggressively invest in India: Facebook India's Head Ajit MohanGoogle reiterates over Paytm row: Its policies don’t allow online casinos or daily fantasy sports in IndiaHCL to double workforce in smaller towns; allow staff in larger cities to move back to hometowns
    Is Aarogya Setu app a game changer in India's Covid fight? Six months on, opinion is divided!Government needs proof of foul play to probe China company's data miningIndia won't ease ban on TikTok post Oracle deal in the US, say officialsHow its success is beginning to turn into a problem for Facebook in India
    Business, social networking, e-learning and health top areas for Indian app developersA way out: Banned Chinese apps weigh selling out to Indian partnersNew gen services, products to be half of HCL revenues in 3 years: C VijayakumarReview panel to also study the latest ban on 118 Chinese apps
    RSS ideologue Govindacharya files petition in Delhi HC accusing Facebook of perjuryPUBG banned in India's latest salvo against Chinese appsRavi Shankar Prasad writes to Zuckerberg; condemns internal ideology war at FacebookOfficials debate whether India should have its own social media content moderation rules
    Government launches contest to promote startups in small townsGovt forms a committee to fast-track rules for work from anywhereTikTok moving quickly to resolve issues in India, US: Bytedance founder Zhang YimingIBM expanding leadership team in India to focus on Cloud business
    Atmanirbhar Bharat: Govt launches contest to promote homegrown microprocessor companiesWhatsApp scouts for senior hand to steer India payment businessFormer RSS ideologue Govindacharya seeks Parliamentary probe into workings of Facebook IndiaVocal for local: Govt plans to revise definition of Indian app companies
    PM monitoring Niti project to ensure credit for bottom of pyramid borrowersMicrosoft's foray in Indian social media is long due, say expertsChingari, Zoho among some winners of govt App Challenge; Mitron gets a special mentionGovt notifies new rules to expand the use of Aadhaar beyond welfare schemes
    WhatsApp Pay awaits SC verdict to launch serviceIndian software product companies write to government requesting reformsList of banned Chinese apps gets 15 new entries, most are 'lite', 'pro' versionsJPC on data bill summons Facebook for deposition on August 10
    TikTok-Microsoft talks won’t affect India ban as local operations of app not part of negotiationsApple vendors, Samsung, others propose Rs 11 lakh crore mobile phone production under PLI schemeGoogle bids to make advertisements more transparent; launches several toolsA balancing act: Tweaks needed to use Big Tech companies for good
    Wipro selects Google Cloud to advance its digital transformation strategy2nd digital strike targets clones of banned China apps, Google and Apple Inc directed to remove these appsGovernment's app challenge gets 7000 entries; screening process startsIncrease in AI by Indian firms can result in 2.5% increase in India’s GDP: Report
    Govt bans 47 more Chinese apps citing risks to national sovereignty, integrity and defenceMarket will decide price of value-added non-personal data: Kris Gopalakrishnan, Infosys275 more Chinese apps on India's radar, list includes PubG, RessoSpeeding efforts: YouTube experimenting with more short-form video features
    MNCs to gain tremendously from sharing of non-personal data: Kris GopalakrishnanData is an individual’s right, can’t be treated as a resource: Experts on data panel proposalsCountries have a sovereign right over data to protect privacy of citizens: Prasad at G-20 meetWork-from-home exemption for IT & ITeS industry extended till December  31, 2020
    Government asks 59 Chinese apps to ensure strict compliance to ban orderThis is a great time to invest in India, Prime Minister Modi tells IBM CEOTrump's H-1B visa suspension won't impact us in short term, says HCL CEO C VijayakumarHCL Tech profit drops 7.3%; expects to grow at 1.5 to 2.5% for next three quarters
    Change of guard at HCL Tech: Shiv Nadar steps down as chairman, daughter Roshni takes overGoogle, Facebook's Jio investments to open access door to the largest open internet marketAtmanirbhar mission: Sops likely for electronic automobile components to cut importsJio to develop an entry-level affordable smartphone in partnership with Google
    Made-in-China malware eyes Indian healthcare services, educational institutionsJPC on data bill to meet on Friday after 4 months; govt officials to brief the committeeIndia facing more cyber attacks from China and Pakistan since nationwide lockdownWe are committed to recognise local talent and entrepreneurial ventures in India: Google's Sundar Pichai
    Google to invest $10 billion in India, will use money to up digital stakeNo curbs on work-from-home for software units in tech parksCommittee on Personal Data Bill pings Microsoft, Amazon for 'virtual deposition'Chinese firms should be allowed to operate only if they don't share data with China: LocalCircles Survey
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