Netflix scores with StreamFest in India as global subscriber base crosses 200 million

Netflix’s operating profit grew 76% year-on-year to $4.6 billion in 2020 on the back of $25 billion in annual revenue, as online content consumption surged amid the pandemic….

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ETtech Bytes On 20 Jan. 2021: Top 5 Tech News Today, In 10 Minutes

From Indigo Paints IPO bringing gains for Sequoia Capital and technical glitches for Zerodha, to Jack Ma appearing in the public for the first time since October, here’s a look at the Top 5 tech news today….

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PARI co-founder Mangesh Kale passes away

Kale was among the pioneers in industrial automation in the company, growing PARI to be among the country’s largest firms in this segment…

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LTTS Q3 profits down 9.1% on higher wage costs, sees record deal wins

The company won seven deals during the quarter with the value of over $10 million, including a $100 million-plus deal….

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Brexit may impact talent movement for IT firms across EU, UK

The UK agreed to withdraw from the EU based on the Brexit agreement. After a prolonged period of transition, it has struck an economic co-operation deal with effect from January 1….

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Flipkart-Aditya Birla Fashion deal gets approval from CCI

The Rs 1,500 crore Flipkart-ABFRL deal gives Aditya Birla Fashion Retail a significant leg-up amid the Covid-19 pandemic, while expanding the offline presence of the Walmart-owned etailer….

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Indigo Paints IPO: Sequoia gains, Zerodha fumbles

Sequoia Capital is expected to garner up to Rs 650 crore by selling 7-8% stake in the Indigo Paints IPO. Such is the demand for the shares that Zerodha’s platform faltered in early hours of trade….

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UK-based banking fintech Tide expands operations to India

Tide has also appointed Gurjodhpal Singh, a former PayU executive, to lead its India operations. …

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Antler ropes in Nitin Sharma as Partner and co-lead for India market

Sharma has invested in more than 50 tech startups in multiple geographies. He previously worked with NEA and was a founding team principal at Lightbox Ventures in India….

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EU hails Biden’s ‘new dawn’ but wants tough tech rules

The EU and the United States are the world’s top trading powers, along with China, and have close cultural, historical, business and defence ties, but Donald Trump sought to sideline the EU, championing Britain’s departure from the bloc….

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