Amazon Launches Spark in India, a Community-Driven Experience for Online Shoppers

Amazon India on Thursday launched “Spark”, a new feature that is aimed to bring a community-driven experience to online shopping in the country. The new feature seems to be highly inspired by... Read more »

Flipkart, Amazon Sales Begin October 10: How to Prepare for the Big Festive Season Sales

Flipkart and Amazon sales are all set to kick off next week, ushering in the e-commerce discounts for the festive season. Both Flipkart and Amazon are busy promoting their upcoming sales, both... Read more »

Flipkart Big Shopping Days Sale Begins Tonight With Offers on Xiaomi, Honor, Asus, Realme Phones and More

Flipkart Big Shopping Days sale is set to kick off tonight with deals on smartphones, electronics, appliances, and a lot more. The sale will begin early at 9pm for Flipkart Plus members... Read more »

Google Search Harming Local Search Rivals? EU Antitrust Regulators Ask

EU antitrust regulators have asked Google’s rivals if the Internet search giant unfairly demotes local search competitors, according to a questionnaire seen by Reuters, a move which could lead to a fourth... Read more »

Google Now Requires JavaScript Enabled to Let Users Sign-In

Google has announced a number of security features for securing Google accounts from “attackers’ tricks”. To mark the last day of Cybersecurity Awareness month, the tech giant has released four security improvements... Read more »

Britain to Target Online Giants With New ‘Digital Services Tax’

Britain said it would tax the revenue that online platforms such as Google, Facebook, and Amazon make in the country to update a system that had not kept pace with changing digital business models. Amazon was down... Read more »

Blockchain Startup Hires Away Google’s Messaging Tech Leader

Blockchain technology startup Ripple Labs confirmed to Reuters on Friday that it hired Amir Sarhangi, who had been leading Google’s rollout of a new wireless messaging system, as vice president of products. San Francisco-based Ripple, which... Read more »

Supreme Court Restrains E-Commerce Sites From Selling Firecrackers Online

The Supreme Court on Tuesday restrained e-commerce players, including Flipkart and Amazon, from selling firecrackers online across the country. While allowing the manufacturing and sale of only “green crackers” that have low emission of light,... Read more »

Oracle Unveils Generation 2 Cloud, Larry Ellison Takes Dig at Rival Amazon

Larry Ellison, Co-Founder and Executive Chairman of global Cloud major Oracle, on Monday unveiled the second generation Oracle Cloud with autonomous capabilities, improved security and upgrades for enterprises. “The design goal of... Read more »

Microsoft’s $7.5 Billion GitHub Deal Said to Be Set for EU Approval

US software giant Microsoft is set to win unconditional EU antitrust approval for its $7.5 billion (roughly Rs. 55,500 crores) purchase of privately held coding website GitHub, two people familiar with the matter said on Monday. Microsoft announced... Read more »