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New HP ENVY laptops to start from Rs 1 lakh, to take on MacBooks

New HP ENVY laptops to start from Rs 1 lakh, to take on MacBooks

New Delhi: PC and printer major HP Inc is set to launch an all-new Envy laptop portfolio for creators, designers and multi-taskers in India, aiming to take on Apple MacBooks in the country.Reliable sources told IANS on Wednesday that the new ENVY series, to be launched on August 10, is set to start ...

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ShareChat & Moj in multi-year music licensing deal with T-Series

ShareChat & Moj in multi-year music licensing deal with T-Series

New Delhi: Mohalla Tech, the parent company of short video app Moj and Indic language social media platform ShareChat, on Wednesday announced a multi-year agreement with music label T-Series.The partnership allows ShareChat and Moj to access an extensive catalogue of Indian music and provide an enha...

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Indian firms can cut carbon emission by 80% if move to Cloud

Indian firms can cut carbon emission by 80% if move to Cloud

New Delhi: Indian companies and public sector organisations that migrated workloads from on-premises data centres to cloud infrastructure could reduce their energy use and associated carbon footprint by nearly 80 per cent, a new report showed on Wednesday.As top Cloud vendors aim to cut carbon footp...

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Payment gateways allowing money transfer to Chinese betting apps?

Payment gateways allowing money transfer to Chinese betting apps?

Leading Payment gateways across the country are likely being questioned over allegations of enabling money transfer for clients with linkages to Chinese betting apps.News reports indicated that the Enforcement Directorate was scrutinizing the operations of leading payment gateway service providers i...

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Apple rejigs its online store before mega launches

Apple rejigs its online store before mega launches

New Delhi: Apple has given a brand new look to its Online Store, with a dedicated tab on top-level navigation, as the tech giant prepares for mega launches in coming months.The Online Store, that went down for nearly an hour, emerged in a new look and feel late on Tuesday.The top section of the Onli...

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realme unveils magnetic wireless charging solution

realme unveils magnetic wireless charging solution

New Delhi: Smartphone brand realme on Tuesday unveiled MagDart, a magnetic wireless charging solution for Android.The company said that the solution includes the 50W magnetic wireless charger, realme Flash, the first Android smartphone that supports magnetic wireless charging and several other magne...

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Creators can now earn up to $10 K a month on YouTube Shorts

Creators can now earn up to $10 K a month on YouTube Shorts

New Delhi: Google-owned YouTube has announced to pay creators up to $10,000 a month for making popular videos on Shorts app, its TikTok competitor.The company has launched YouTube Shorts Fund, a $100 million fund distributed over 2021-2022."Each month, we'll reach out to thousands of eligible creato...

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Samsung slips to 2nd spot in European smartphone market in Q2

Samsung slips to 2nd spot in European smartphone market in Q2

Seoul: Samsung Electronics dropped to second place in the European smartphone market in the second quarter, a report showed on Wednesday, as Xiaomi rose to the top spot.Samsung made up a market share of 24 percent in the April-June period after shipping 12 million smartphones to Europe, down 7 perce...

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Study finds how natural gas prices affect India's economic and decarbonisation objectives

Study finds how natural gas prices affect India's economic and decarbonisation objectives

New Delhi: High natural gas prices and continued price controls could significantly slow down India's efforts to improve gas penetration to 15 per cent of its energy mix by 2030, according to an independent study released by the Council on Energy, Environment and Water (CEEW).If prices of natural ga...

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GST collections: Fiscal situation looks promising, expect collections says SBI Ecowrap report

GST collections: Fiscal situation looks promising, expect collections says SBI Ecowrap report

New Delhi: GST collections expected to improve in coming months, said an SBI EcoWrap report."The overall GST collections in Apr-Jul 2021 is around 66 per cent higher than Apr-Jul 2020. Under this, the SGST is around 67 per cent higher than the same period last year. This is despite the devastating s...

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