Coronavirus: Facebook cancels summit, IBM pulls out
According to a report in The San Francisco Chronicle, Facebook has cancelled the event scheduled from March 9-12 here. Over 5,000 participants were expected to attend the event. "Out of an abundance of caution, we cancelled our Global Marketing Summit due to evolving public health risks related to coronavirus," a spokesperson said.
Amex in pact with Hype Mobility to offer luxury cars on rent
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Mobile phone retailers to boycott Samsung for three days
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Nitin Gadkari inaugurates first inter-city electric bus service
The 43-seater capacity luxury electric bus, manufactured by Mitra Mobility Solution, has a range of 300 kilometre on a single charge and would be operated twice daily between the two cities, the operator Prasanna Purple Mobility Solutions said.
Rocky Mountain Institute and Micelio collaborate with Dult to host Urban Mobility Lab in Bengaluru
An initiative led by RMI, the Urban Mobility Lab will aim to further accelerate Bengaluru’s transition to shared, clean, and citizen-centric mobility by serving as a forum for open discussion and a platform for action. Dult commissioner V Ponnuraj said: “We are happy to host the Urban Mobility Lab.
Trai: Telecom services quality unsatisfactory
The quality of services offered by mobile operators has failed to see an improvement, despite recent hikes in tariffs, Trai has said. The regulator expressed serious concerns over depleting consumer services, especially in multi-storied office complexes and residential areas, malls and airports.
Coronavirus scare hits MWC, event organiser cancels 2020 convention after LG & Sony pull out
The cancellation is a blow to the global tech industry.
Nitin Gadkari invites players for electric lane of Delhi-Mumbai Expressway
The minister said the government is ready to provide policy support to serious investors and also appealed them to come forward in the field of alternative fuel including bio-CNG and electric vehicle. The entire Delhi Mumbai Express Highway will be completed in the next three years, the minister said, adding that land acquisition for the project has been completed.
Judge clears major hurdle in T-Mobile's $26.5 billion Sprint bid
fter the deal closes, the number of major U.S. wireless companies would shrink from four to three. T-Mobile says the deal would benefit consumers as it becomes a fiercer competitor to the larger Verizon and AT&T.
Tokyo stocks wobble after China reports sharp rise in virus deaths
The benchmark Nikkei average slipped 0.14 per cent to 23,827.73.
Parts running out, handset production in India could soon stop completely
Sourcing is not happening. So, after the first two weeks of March, there will be a shortage of devices.
Coronavirus threatens meet and greet culture? MCW 2020 organisers push for no-handshake policy
More than 100,000 people were expected to attend this year, with about 6% from China.
Coronavirus outbreak impact: Ericsson pulls out of MWC 2020, says safety of employees highest priority
The company said that the most responsible business decision was to withdraw participation from this year's event.
China’s mobile giants plan to take on Google’s Play Store
Xiaomi, Huawei, Oppo and Vivo are building Global Developer Service Alliance for developers to upload apps onto all of their app stores
DoT okays merger of Tata Tele consumer mobility business with Airtel
The closure of the deal will help Airtel absorb the Tata telco’s consumer mobile operations in 19 circles.
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