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No room for regrets 22.11.2017
Mitika Sethi Srivastava Jeff Bezos was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico on January 12, 1964, to Jacklyn Jorgensen, aged 19 and Ted Jorgensen of the same age group. Jeff’s parents got divorced in less than a year, and later when Bezos was about four years old, his mother remarried Mike Bezos, a Cuban immigrant, together they brought up Jeff as their child. Amazon was founded in the garage of Bezos' home in Bellevue, Washington. Currently, the firm commands a value of $547 billion and a recent Morgan Stanley report says that e-commerce major Amazon Inc. could top $1 trillion value in market capitalisation within the next one year. What does your heart say? According to Bezos, following your heart is the right way to make the personal decisions, they’re not like data-driven business decisions. When Bezos was facing the dilemma of leaving a cushy job to start his startup, amazon he was in two thoughts, and this is what he did. “ The best way to think about it was to project myself forward to age 80 and say, ...
Jumbo sale: Two 747 jets auctioned on Chinese online platform Taobao 21.11.2017 Latest News
The jets were put up for sale on Taobao, which handles billions of dollars in orders for everything from everyday items like food
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We want to become internet giant of India:Paytm CEO and Founder 21.11.2017 Deccan Herald - Business
Paytm, the largest payments platform in the country, is on a customer acquisition spree with its wallet business. In an interaction with N V Vijayakumar of DH, Paytm founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma shares his plans for the company. Edited excerpts: How has been your entrepreneurial journey? We never viewed Paytm as a mere digital payment, financial service or ecommerce business. That is why we named our holding company as One97Communications. We put the name pay in our companys name to establish a strong relationship with our customers. Once you access money and solve payment problems you can further strengthen your relationship with them. It is part of a greater customer acquisition game plan as it will help us to solve other problems of merchants, ecommerce and recently launched chat facility. Once we have customers with us we can solve multiple problems. So, logically Paytm should be known as Indias super app. How areyou planning to grow your business? We have decided to go beyond payment transaction ...
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Woodland rolls out mountain bikes 21.11.2017 HBL: Home
Sees big upside in e-commerce sales
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GST, weak demand, falling exports continue to hound branded apparel makers 21.11.2017 All Companies Stories
Impact felt in Q2 financial numbers, with both turnover and net profit remaining under pressure
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India up 3 places in B-school ranking on ability to develop, retain talent 21.11.2017 Business Standard: Front Page Headlines
Chief Economist, IMD Switzerland, said India has the potential to thrive in the age of the digital economy
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Digital ad spending in India to cross Rs 13,000 cr mark by 2018: ASSOCHAM 21.11.2017 Central Chronicle
Agencies, New Delhi With the growing demand for smartphones and falling data prices are likely... more »
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Robot makers fill their war chests in fight against Amazon 21.11.2017 Business Standard: News Now
The new cash for Locus followed a $15 million injection in July for 6 River Systems Inc., a robotics company founded by ex-Kiva executives
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Reliance juggernaut rolls into e-commerce 20.11.2017 Business Standard: Today
Should Flipkart and Amazon be worried? And is there a case for reining in cross-industry dominance?
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‘There’s still room for growth in Indian retail’ 20.11.2017 HBL: Companies
World of shopping is going to change in the next five years, says retail guru
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Avenues India launches BillAvenue for digital bill payments 20.11.2017 Hindu: Tamil Nadu
Avenues India, an arm of e-commerce major Infibeam Incorporation Ltd, on Monday announced launch of BillAvenue - an inter-operable digital bill payments platform.Avenues India also known for its flag...
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Alibaba goes offline with $2.9 billion stake in China's top grocer 20.11.2017 Business Standard: Front Page Headlines
BEIJING (Reuters) - Internet giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd said on Monday it would invest HK$22.4 billion ($2.87 billion) for a major stake in China's top hypermart operator, Sun Art Retail Group Ltd, part of a wider push into offline retail.
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Alibaba goes offline with $2.9 billion stake in China’s top grocer 20.11.2017 Hindu: Industry
The alliance would target opportunities in China’s $500 billion food retail sector.
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Digital ad spend may touch ₹13k-cr mark by Dec 2018: Survey 20.11.2017 HBL: Info-tech
Digital advertising spend in India is likely to grow to ₹13,000 crore by December 2018, at a rate of 35 per cent, fuelled by growing demand for smartphones and falling data tariffs, predicts a survey...
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RDP unveils ThinBook laptop with Windows 10 Pro 20.11.2017

RDP has announced a new 14.1 inch laptop, ThinBook 1403p with Windows 10 Pro OS preloaded. The laptop will be available at price of Rs 11,999.

The ThinBook 1430p comes packed with Intel Atom x5-Z8350 processor coupled with 2GB RAM and 32GB storage which can be expandable by microSD card up to 128GB. The device is thin and light, weighing only 1.36kg and a battery life up to 8.5 hours with its 10,000mAh battery.

Key features: 

  • USB 3.0 (allows 10X data transfer speeds vis-à-vis USB 2.0)
  • Integrated Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
  • Multitouch capacitive touchpad
  • Dual HD speakers

The laptop will be available on ecommerce sites like Amazon and Flipkart or can directly be bought from the RDP.

RDP unveils ThinBook laptop with Windows 10 Pro 20.11.2017 Technology News | Read The Latest Technology News And Headlines, Mobile Phone Reviews And Much More
The laptop will be available on ecommerce sites like Amazon and Flipkart or can directly be bought from the RDP.
Alibaba acquires USD 2.9 billion stake in food retailer 20.11.2017 Business | The Asian Age
The Alibaba investment will integrate Sun Art's bricks and mortar stores with the online selling giant's platform.
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Alibaba takes $2.9 billion stake in food retailer 20.11.2017 The Tribune
Beijing, November 20 Alibaba said on Monday it would take a major stake in one of China's top food sellers for USD 2.9 billion as the e-commerce giant expands further into the retail world. China's largest e-commerce platform has invested heavily in recent years to connect its online and offline portfolio of businesses, taking stakes in several Chinese grocers, shopping malls and department stores. Alibaba will buy a 36 percent stake in Sun Art Retail Group from Taiwanese conglomerate Ruentex Group, leaving Alibaba and French firm Auchan Retail with roughly equal stakes in Sun Art's 446 hypermarkets that sell everything from groceries to clothes. Sun Art also operates smaller superstores and is building a line of unmanned stores. Hangzhou-based Alibaba has bet its future on uniting online and offline selling, executing the strategy well before US-based Amazon made its first major purchase of bricks and mortar grocer Whole Foods earlier this year. "Alibaba is excited to join with our new partners to ...
Vivo V7 launch in India today: Expected price, specifications, and more 20.11.2017 Technology – The Indian Express
Xiaomi founder Lei Jun interview: ‘Make in India a visionary programme, we are encouraging our suppliers to set up factories in India 20.11.2017 Technology – The Indian Express
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