Delhivery eyes Blue Dart, Gati b2b ops; India wants message traceability amid WhatsApp snooping row

Tanmay Tiwary

Gurgaon-based logistics startup Delhivery is reportedly in talks to buy Blue Dart Express and Gati’s business-to-business ....

7 November, 2019

Govt to notify new intermediary rules by January 2020

Payal Ganguly

The notification of new intermediary rules by the ministry of electronics and information technology (MeitY) will be completed ....

22 October, 2019
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Half a dozen senior Ola executives quit; Delhi HC seeks govt response over VoIP breach

Tanmay Tiwary

Ride-hailing giant Ola sees several senior executives quit. Government likely to wait before placing the draft Personal Data Protection ....

22 October, 2019

5G spectrum auction within this fiscal, price reforms on the cards

Payal Ganguly

Union minister for communications and information technology Ravi Shankar Prasad today cleared the air on 5G spectrum auction, ....

14 October, 2019

Enterprise customers growing on the back of omnichannel strategy: KT Prasad, Zendesk

Payal Ganguly

Customer support platform Zendesk launched two new products today as part of its push into conversational business and community ....

3 October, 2019

Enterprise Tech Dispatch: AI disease prediction as good as medical experts

Vignesh Ananthraj

In an ongoing digital transformation led by artificial intelligence (AI) and the fear of job losses due to its implementation, ....

1 October, 2019
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Enterprise Tech Dispatch: US MNCs moving jobs out due to visa curbs, glasses back in focus for big tech firms

Anirban Ghoshal

The Trump administration's curbs on H1-B visas have been a bone of contention for Indian IT services companies looking to ....

26 September, 2019

Enterprise Tech Dispatch: Indian banks join blockchain wagon, social media firms irk cybercops

Anirban Ghoshal

Large Indian IT services firms and startups have been trying to use distributed ledger technology or blockchain to solve issues ....

25 September, 2019

Madras HC wants to know if WhatsApp complies with IT Act; Flipkart focuses on small towns for festive sale

Team TC

The Madras High Court has asked the social messaging platform Whatsapp to confirm whether it complies with the Information Technology ....

24 September, 2019

NPCI asks Whatsapp to make changes in data-localisation compliance framework; Ola targets top business schools for talent

Team TC

The National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) has asked the Facebook-owned messaging app, Whatsapp, to make additional changes ....

18 September, 2019
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Govt may make private ride-sharing no-profit no-loss service; WhatsApp payment likely by year-end

Team TC

Transport ministry wants states to get revenue from private ride-sharing. WhatsApp to launch payment business by the end of the ....

16 September, 2019

Govt may ask Facebook, Google, others to sell public data of users: Report

Team TC

The ministry of electronics and information technology (MeitY) is considering issuing guidelines to make it mandatory for technology ....

9 September, 2019

SC postpones WhatsApp hearing on Facebook plea

Payal Ganguly

The Supreme Court today postponed the hearing against messaging platform WhatsApp on Facebook’s plea to transfer the case ....

13 August, 2019

Zendesk deploys customer service platform on WhatsApp

Team TC

California-headquartered customer service software company Zendesk has deployed business application programming interface (API) ....

8 August, 2019

SC gives WhatsApp, RBI 6 weeks to file compliance reports for payment services

Payal Ganguly

The Supreme Court has given six weeks to WhatsApp and Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to submit responses over the data localisation ....

5 August, 2019

Funding roundup: Growth stage deals drop; investments decline to $116 mn

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

With growth stage deals bumping up the funding numbers big time in recent weeks, its absence during the fourth week of July caused ....

26 July, 2019

Exclusive: WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton tops up investment in Trak N Tell

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bengaluru-based Trak N Tell, which provides car safety solutions, has raised $5 million (Rs 34.51 crore at the current exchange ....

25 July, 2019

WhatsApp to launch payments operations in India this year

Payal Ganguly

Facebook-owned messaging app WhatsApp will launch its unified payments interface (UPI)-backed payments product, WhatsApp Pay, ....

25 July, 2019

WhatsApp global head stresses on keeping messages private

Payal Ganguly

Messaging platform WhatsApp is committed to keeping conversations private,  global head Will Cathcart said while addressing ....

24 July, 2019

WhatsApp global chief to push for payment products during India visit

Payal Ganguly

Will Cathcart, global chief of social messaging platform WhatsApp, will push for the launch of WhatsApp Pay during his meeting ....

23 July, 2019

ByteDance to back local content firms; Facebook may be able to launch WhatsApp Pay soon

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

TikTok owner ByteDance is scouting investment in local content platforms to capture newer audiences, while Amazon has made a soft ....

17 July, 2019