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Google, Facebook's Jio investments to open access door to the largest open internet market

Google, Facebook's Jio investments to open access door to the largest open internet market
Google, Facebook's Jio investments to open access door to the largest open internet market

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According to experts, while Facebook’s WhatsApp will drive payments for Reliance’s retail initiatives, Google will build an affordable Android smartphone which may allow close to 350 million people to get a taste of the Internet for the first time. They are also of the view that three companies have complementary offerings.

NEW DELHI | MUMBAI: Google and Facebook’s strategic investments in Jio Platforms will give them increased access to the world’s largest open Internet market as developed markets like the US saturate and China remains out of bounds for foreign tech companies.For Reliance Jio, the deal puts a stamp of global acceptance along with validating Jio’s strong position in the Indian market.According to experts, while Facebook’s WhatsApp will drive
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