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Modi only concerned about corporate houses: Sibal 26.5.2018 All News-IANS Stories
Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Saturday said the Narendra Modi-led government at the Centre is only concerned about corporate houses.
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Amazon Alexa sends recorded private conversation to another user 26.5.2018 DNA: Popular News
Amazon's digital assistant Alexa has yet again goofed up in the age of digital. An Amazon Echo device recorded a private conversation between a wife and her husband and sent the recording to an employee of the husband, The Verge reported. Amazon confirmed the odd incidence took place but said Alexa mistook the conversation as commands and dismissed it as an instance of Alexa spying on users.  Voice-controlled speakers can get tricky and this incidence is an example of this. Amazon said that the Echo device woke up due to a word in the background conversation and picked up words from that to send a message to the husband's employee. In March, Alexa was caught in a laughing controversy when it happened to pick words from background conversation and seemed to start laughing without being prompted to wake.  Article ...
Kishore Biyani's Future Group wants to become a one-stop shop 26.5.2018 Latest News
The Kishore Biyani entity is charting a plan to sell everything from groceries to entertainment
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Flipkart-Walmart deal: CAIT fears predatory pricing by Walmart 25.5.2018 DNA: Recent Columns
Continuing its protest against the USD 16-billion Flipkart-Walmart deal, the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) today wrote to commerce minister Suresh Prabhu expressing concerns that Walmart might adopt predatory pricing and deep discounting, which will kill the trade. In its second letter to Prabhu, the traders' lobby referred to Walmart as "the US version of The East India Company", and also asked for a thorough investigation of the Walmart-Flipkart deal. "Walmart is nothing but a US version of The East India Company which conquered the country," CAIT said in the letter, adding, "It is highly regretted that some of the people for just merely earning the profit have sold major chunk of e-commerce to Walmart." CAIT also feared that Walmart will penetrate the retail trade through e-commerce, and indulge in predatory pricing, and deep discounting, thereby creating an uneven playing field for others. "It will source globally the cheapest material and will dump in the country to wipe out the ...
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eBuX becomes the E-commerce solution of choice for the FMCG Sector 25.5.2018 General News
eBuX recently announced its partnership with Mars Chocolates and Kraft Heinz making further inroads into the FMCG sector with its e-tailing commerce and analytics solutions.eBuX is a scalable solution, built on machine learning algorithms and robust technology that is scalable and stable, for brands that aids in driving brands' performance across e-commerce marketplaces. Customers today are steadily moving to the online space to make their everyday purchases. In this scenario, it becomes critical for brands even with low ASP (average selling price) to be present online.According to a recent report by Boston Consulting Group and Google, 40 percent of all fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) purchases in India will go online by 2020, making it a $5-6 billion business.Also, large FMCG firms in India will spend 20-25 percent on digital advertising by 2020 and even reach 50-70 percent for select premium brands. With the improvement of infrastructure, online shopping will grow exponentially in
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Now let Google home assist you with your queries on General Insurance 25.5.2018 General News
HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company, India's third largest non-life insurance provider in the private sector, launched its AI enabled Chatbot 'DIA' on Google Assistant, which enables the users to access the service through the Google Home device. DIA will also be available to customers with mobile devices in which the Google Assistant application can be installed. Through this launch, 'DIA' will now be accessible 24/7 to a wider audience providing instant solutions to their queries related to general insurance, thereby delivering superior customer service experience.Post the successful launch of DIA on Amazon Alexa, this new development by HDFC ERGO will offer customers a more intuitive way to interact with the company. Also, since the beginning of the year, the usage of Google Assistant has tripled in the country, allowing the company to spread its wings wide and reach out to the consumers to demystify general insurance, through a simple voice command - "Ok Google, Talk to HDFC ...
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Flipkart-Walmart deal: CAIT fears predatory pricing by Walmart 25.5.2018 General News
Continuing its protest against the USD 16-billion Flipkart-Walmart deal, the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) today wrote to commerce minister Suresh Prabhu expressing concerns that Walmart might adopt predatory pricing and deep discounting, which will kill the trade. In its second letter to Prabhu, the traders' lobby referred to Walmart as "the US version of The East India Company", and also asked for a thorough investigation of the Walmart-Flipkart deal. "Walmart is nothing but a US version of The East India Company which conquered the country," CAIT said in the letter, adding, "It is highly regretted that some of the people for just merely earning the profit have sold major chunk of e-commerce to Walmart." CAIT also feared that Walmart will penetrate the retail trade through e-commerce, and indulge in predatory pricing, and deep discounting, thereby creating an uneven playing field for others. "It will source globally the cheapest material and will dump in ..
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Now let Google home assist you with your queries on General Insurance 25.5.2018 Sify Finance
[India], May 25 (NewsVoir): HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company, India's third largest non-life insurance provider in the private sector, launched its AI enabled Chatbot 'DIA' on Google Assistant,
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eBuX becomes the E-commerce solution of choice for the FMCG Sector 25.5.2018 Sify Finance
[India], May 25 (NewsVoir): eBuX recently announced its partnership with Mars Chocolates and Kraft Heinz making further inroads into the FMCG sector with its e-tailing commerce and analytics
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How did comedian Zakir Khan become a 'man from a boy' 25.5.2018 Cinema-Showbiz
Comedian Zakir Khan says he became a man from a boy while working on web series "Chacha Vidhayak Hain Humare".
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Real estate firm employs in-house model to develop flats at Rs 900,000 25.5.2018 Latest News
Instead of compromising on the quality of fittings to cut costs, the company has been utilising an in-house model to reduce expenses
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Let’s talk sport: the evolution of sports dramas 25.5.2018 Hindu: Health
Uber-jingoistic Indian dramas in the genre turn realistic with Ladies First and upcoming biopics like 83 and Saina
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Honor 10 sold over 1 million units globally: Honor 25.5.2018 DNA: Top News
Honor has announced that its newly launched flagship model Honor 10 has recorded a sales volume at over 1 million, after only one month of its initial launch in China and one week after the global launch in London. The company also stated that in the UK, Honor 10 has is the ‘Bestseller’ on Amazon UK in the Unlocked Phone category. Honor introduced its latest flagship smartphone, the Honor 10 for global markets, including India, at an event held in London early this month. The device was launched in the 6GB RAM, 128GB internal storage variant for a price of Rs 32,999. The device will be available online exclusively via Flipkart. It will be available in Midnight Black and Phantom Blue color variants. The e-commerce portal also has various launch offers. Flipkart is offering 10 percent instant discount on the device for Axis Bank credit and debit card customers. However, the instant discount has been capped at Rs 3,000 per card. Axis Bank Buzz credit card customers can also avail an additional 5 percent off ...
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Meet the drone that delivers your chaai; And this is not from Amazon 25.5.2018 Sify Finance
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The comic from Kolkata 25.5.2018 Hindu: Policy & Issues
Vaibhav Sethia hopes to find new audiences through his Amazon Prime stand-up special
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India urgently needs strict data protection law: experts 25.5.2018 General News
A stringent data protection law is urgently needed in India to address the mounting concerns over privacy of citizens as the country is moving in a big way towards digital governance, leading experts have said. The experts, at a discussion on data protection, pitched for setting up of a regulator or an adjudication mechanism to deal with cases relating to issues of privacy and data harvesting. Chinmayi Arun, executive director, Centre for Communication Governance at National Law University, Delhi, said the storage, aggregation and processing of data have been on the rise and there needs to be a mechanism to deal with their misuse. The panel discussion was part of a series of talks on digital technologies and their impact on society, human psyche and economies, organised with active involvement of former foreign secretary Shyam Saran. Ananth Padmanabhan, fellow at Carnegie India, cautioned against data being "siloed" with particular companies. "Look at the number of acquisitions ...
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Amazon Alexa sends recorded private conversation to another user 25.5.2018 General News
Amazon's digital assistant Alexa has yet again goofed up in the age of digital.An Amazon Echo device recorded a private conversation between a wife and her husband and sent the recording to an employee of the husband, The Verge reported.Amazon confirmed the odd incidence took place but said Alexa mistook the conversation as commands and dismissed it as an instance of Alexa spying on users.Voice-controlled speakers can get tricky and this incidence is an example of this. Amazon said that the Echo device woke up due to a word in the background conversation and picked up words from that to send a message to the husband's employee.In March, Alexa was caught in a laughing controversy when it happened to pick words from background conversation and seemed to start laughing without being prompted to wake.
Oppo Realme 1 to go on sale today at 12PM via Amazon India: Here's what you need to know 25.5.2018 DNA: Evolutions
Oppo launched the Realme 1 in India last week and will go on sale today at 12PM via Amazon India. It was launched in three variants - 3GB RAM/ 32GB storage variant for Rs 8,990, 4GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant for Rs 10,990 and 6GB RAM/ 128GB storage variant for Rs 13,990. However, only the 6GB RAM/ 128GB storage variant will be available during the sale. The other two variants will arrive in the country after a few months. It will be available in Diamond Black, Moonlight Silver and Solar Red colour variants in the country.
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Amazon's Alexa 'heard and sent private chat' 25.5.2018 Sify Finance
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Amazon's Alexa 'heard and sent private chat' 25.5.2018 General News
A private conversation between a couple in the US was recorded by Alexa and then sent to a random person in their contact list. Tech giant Amazon has offered "a rather convoluted explanation", said the media.
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