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Audi India Appoints Rahil Ansari To Replace Joe King As Head Of Operations

Volkswagen group firm Audi has announced a top management change in India with the appointment of Rahil Ansari as head of the operations here with effect from 1st February 2017. Ansari will take over as Head of Audi India from the incumbent Joe King, who will move back to Audi headquarters in Germany. Commenting on the change, Volkswagen Group Sales ... Read More »

Moody’s Rebrands Arm Copal Amba As Knowledge Services Unit

Moody’s Analytics supports over 150 institutional clients. New Delhi: US-based Moody’s on Monday said it has rebranded its arm Copal Amba as the knowledge services unit of Moody’s Analytics. Moody’s Analytics’ Knowledge Services unit is a provider of research and analytics services to global financial and corporate sectors, Moody’s Corporation said in a statement while announcing the rebranding of the ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi 5c Tipped to Launch on December 6 as Live Images Leak Alongside

The Xiaomi Mi 5c is tipped to be powered by in-house processor Leaked live images show the smartphone from all angles It is now expected to launch on December 6 in China The Xiaomi Mi 5c has been rumoured for quite a while, and now new leak hints that the launch could happen as soon as a week from now ... Read More »

iPhone Users More Dishonest Than Android Smartphone Users, See Their Phones as Status Objects: Study

  When opting for a smartphone, customers usually compare hardware specifications, the operating system, and even the visual aesthetics of the devices. However, a new study claims that the choice of your smartphone might reveal some of your personal characteristics as well. Interestingly, the study suggests that iPhone users tend to be more dishonest compared to Android users and also ... Read More »

Xiaomi Says ‘No Such Product as Mi MIX Nano’

  Multiple reports of a smartphone called Mi MIX Nano being released soon have been doing the rounds lately. As the name suggests, the Mi MIX Nano is tipped to be the mini variant of the bezel-less Xiaomi Mi MIX launched last month. However, now an employee from the company refutes rumours, saying that no such product is in the ... Read More »

Chinese Makers Lead Smartphone Growth as Apple, Samsung Shares Plummet: Gartner

Chinese manufacturers are driving growth in the smartphone market as sector leaders Samsung and Apple sputter, a survey showed Thursday. The survey by Gartner Inc. showed that in the third quarter, three Chinese vendors – Huawei, Oppo and BBK Communication Equipment – together accounted for 21 percent of the smartphones sold worldwide, and were the only vendors in the top ... Read More »

RBI Says Enough Cash Available As Crowds Throng Banks

  Mumbai: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Sunday urged savers to not hoard money as public anger mounted over the government’s shock decision to withdraw large denomination notes in an attempt to expose undeclared wealth. Thousands of people were again standing outside banks across the country trying to change Rs. 500 and Rs. 1,000 bills the government abolished ... Read More »

Facebook Pledges Fewer Content Removals, New Criteria as Yet Unclear

Facebook will allow more content on its platform that it would have earlier removed because it violated its standards, with new criteria being worked out, a senior executive said on Monday, following a row over the removal of an iconic Vietnam War photo. His comments came on the same day that more than 70 rights groups asked Facebook to clarify ... Read More »

Android Is as Secure as iOS on the iPhone, Claims Platform Security Chief

  When it comes to security, most experts and tech geeks bet their money on iOS over Android. However, Adrian Ludwig, Director, Android Security at Google, stresses that Android is at par with iOS and the iPhone, and even thinks that it will become better than its rival in the future. At the O’Reilly Security conference in Manhattan, Ludwig spoke ... Read More »

Sony Sees Strong Demand for PS4 Games as Mobile Business Slumps

Sony said Tuesday its fiscal first half net profit dived owing to a sharp rally in the yen and losses linked to the sale of its battery business. The Japanese electronics giant, which has been shedding assets as part of a broad restructuring, said it had a JPY 26 billion ($248 million or roughly Rs. 1,655 crores) net profit in ... Read More »