Facebook 'new cigarettes', needs regulation: Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff
"They're certainly not exactly about truth in advertising. Even they have said that. That's why we're really in squarely a crisis of trust, when the core vendor themselves cannot say that trust is our most important value," said Benioff. "I expect a fundamental reconceptualisation of what Facebook's role is in the world," Benioff added.
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Salesforce CEO calling for a Facebook break-up? Top boss calls the tech giant 'new cigarettes'
Marc Benioff said that the tech giant is making kids addictive.
Mahindra partners with Salesforce for digital transformation in customer experience
Mahindra has embarked on a digital transformation journey to deliver an industry-leading connected customer experience
Season Two Ventures looks to raise $100 million
Season Two Ventures will make about 30 investments from this fund, starting with an initial cheque size of $500,000 to $1 million, and invest about $1 million in additional capital later on, to scale up the ventures.
Dwarkanhalli to lead Wipro’s Cloud Unit
Dwarkanhalli was leading the over-a-billion dollar Salesforce business at Cognizant and handling a team of nearly 14,000 employees. A company spokesperson confirmed Dwarkanhalli’s appointment and told ET that he would report to Wipro’s chief operating officer Bhanumurthy B.
Tableau looking to expand in India in banking, government, retail, technology sectors
The company was recently acquired by Salesforce for $15.3 billion.
WeWork is said to unveil IPO filing as soon as next week
WeWork, based in New York, has been targeting a September IPO, people familiar with the company’s plans said in July.
Persistent Systems to acquire Youperience GmbH for up to 6.8 million euros
Youperience GmbH is focused on Salesforce-related implementation services. Its revenues were estimated to be 3.5 million euros for the 12 months ended March 31.
Meet the mind behind Freshworks: India's freshly-minted unicorn
Here's how Girish Mathrubootham became a poster boy for India’s software-as-a-service (SaaS) wave.
Oracle's forecast miss overshadows cloud growth, shares fall
The company said it expects 4th quarter revenue in US dollars to drop 2% or remain flat
Worried machines will take your job one day? Vala Afshar tweets some food for thought
The automation threat to jobs is not a new one.
Wipro to sell Workday and Cornerstone OnDemand to Alight for $110 million
Wipro said in a press release that a definitive agreement between the company and Alight Solutions has been signed to divest this business to Alight for cash consideration of up to $110 million.
Everyone wants a piece of enterprise tech companies
While corporate software may sound painfully boring, advancements in cloud computing and machine learning mean enterprise companies can give employees creative outlets. Investors liken the new opportunities to those once sparked for consumer startups by the advent of smartphones.
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