Big social media companies may be asked to maintain database of active mobile number of users
The Information Technology (IT) ministry has proposed that significant social media companies should maintain a database of active mobile numbers of all their users for verification purpose under a revised set of rules, according to a source.
ISRO satellite data to be used for government planning services
These initiatives are part of the advanced Space-based Information Support fo...
CBI awaiting sanction to prosecute allegedly corrupt MPs, bureaucrats for months: CVC data
As many as 58 cases involving over 130 allegedly corrupt legislators and serving and retired government officials are awaiting sanction for prosecution from their respective organisations, it said. According to the norm, sanction for prosecution has to be decided within four months.
Rooter to play user content to get more on platform
Rooter was launched as a platform to bridge the gap in the sports fan engagement market through a tech product. Its launch coincided with the Euro 2016, and later, it added cricket, tennis and other sports to its folio.
New 'events' platform on NaMo App to inform users of BJP rallies, gatherings within 25 Kms
A new "Events Platform" has been introduced on the NaMo App on Tuesday by BJP under which people can get information about various events, rallies or gatherings of the party in their area for participation in the same. The events would pop up on a map within 25 kilometers of the current geographical location of the user and on zooming out.
Telcos’ move to raise revenue may widen risk of customer churn
Airtel, Vodafone and Jio had raised tariffs of bundled prepaid services plans 14-33% just over a month ago.
Buyers stand to lose if phone companies go for price parity: Experts
Mobile phones often cost Rs 2,000-3,000 less on e-commerce channels than in physical stores owing to exclusive deals with handset brands. Currently, e-commerce channels account for nearly 40% of overall sales of smartphones while bricks-and-mortar stores sell the bulk of handsets, according to data from TechArc Research.
Lendingkart scales up team with addition of two senior directors
Under the company’s leadership, Lendingkart Finance has evaluated nearly half a million applications, disbursing 85,000 loans to more than 73,000 MSMEs, making it the NBFC with the largest geographical footprint in the country.
Government blocks Rs 40,000 crore GST claims on returns mismatch
Last week, the indirect tax wing of the revenue department blocked the credits within four hours, CBIC chairman John Joseph said at an event on Monday. Companies are entitled to credits on tax paid on inputs in the production chain so that there is no cascading effect of taxes. Instances of a large number of frauds prompted the govt to crack the whip.
Social gaming startup Rooter to play user content to get more on board
In its new avatar, Rooter will allow fans to not just upload audio and video content, but also go live during the matches to comment & analyse for their followers.
View: Political critique of NPR misses its importance in social benefit delivery
The National Population Register (NPR), which is under the political spotlight now, is a crucial link in this chain that has changed the way India targets its poor for welfare initiatives. To not hold or, in any way, delay the NPR exercise in 2020 will be far more politically counterproductive than the ongoing citizenship row. Just how?
Have a search warrant for data? Google wants you to pay
Google’s fees range from $45 for a subpoena and $60 for a wiretap to $245 for a search warrant.
Club Factory crosses 100 million monthly active users in India
"Club Factory has surpassed 100 million monthly active users (MAUs) in India following a strong surge in user adoption across the country. Club Factory has witnessed a sharp rise in traffic, clocking in 4 times growth in orders received in 2019 on the platform as compared to the previous year," the company said in a statement.
Club Factory sees surge in monthly active users in India
With a focus on SMEs, the platform is promoting sellers by giving them increased exposure, in-depth Big Data trends analysis, end-to-end support and co-marketing campaigns to drive sales.
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