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Facing Net Neutrality Concerns, Zuckerberg Argues for Free Internet Service in India
Facebook

Facing Net Neutrality Concerns, Zuckerberg Argues for Free Internet Service in India

Critics acknowledge the program may get people on the Internet, but argue that it gives Facebook a money-making engine and harms competition.
Virtual Reality Is Proving a Powerful Vehicle for Disaster Relief, Social Causes
Small Business - Big Impact

Virtual Reality Is Proving a Powerful Vehicle for Disaster Relief, Social Causes

Virtual-reality movies are more than just cool -- they can be a catalyst for good.
Brian Patrick Eha
Uber Driver in India Sentenced to Life in Prison for Rape
Legal

Uber Driver in India Sentenced to Life in Prison for Rape

The man was found guilty last month and has received the maximum sentence.
The 4 Most Important Things to Know Before Doing Business Online in India
India

The 4 Most Important Things to Know Before Doing Business Online in India

Hosting isn't local. Apps are behind. And only 8 percent of Indians have smartphones. But India still offers an exciting market for future success.
Kyle York
4 Reasons to Pivot Your Business Toward Asia
Asia

4 Reasons to Pivot Your Business Toward Asia

Asia is an untapped market with huge potential, creating opportunities to grow businesses in a multitude of industries.
Zach Cutler
Amazon's Loan Program for Sellers Expands Into New Markets
Amazon

Amazon's Loan Program for Sellers Expands Into New Markets

Amazon Lending, its business loan program for small sellers, will be available in eight more countries later this year.
Foxconn in Talks to Build iPhone Factories in India
Apple

Foxconn in Talks to Build iPhone Factories in India

The move could help the electronics manufacturer keep hold of Apple orders amid intensifying competition.
Late to the Party, Global Banks Try to Muscle Into India's Startup Boom
Small Business - Big Impact

Late to the Party, Global Banks Try to Muscle Into India's Startup Boom

The banks missed out on the initial flurry of deal-making to their better-connected but much smaller domestic rivals.
Why Bill Gates Is Backing Impact Entrepreneurs in India
Impact Investing

Why Bill Gates Is Backing Impact Entrepreneurs in India

The Microsoft founder is joining other successful business leaders in supporting the Unitus Seed Fund. Here's why.
David Bank
Amazon, Ecommerce Rivals Fuel Commercial Property Boom in India
Real Estate

Amazon, Ecommerce Rivals Fuel Commercial Property Boom in India

The Internet retailer and its fast-growing local rivals are driving a boom in property leasing in India as their storage needs rise.
Samsung Finally Has a Phone That Runs Its Own Operating System
Samsung

Samsung Finally Has a Phone That Runs Its Own Operating System

But the Z1's launch is a far cry from what the company originally intended.
Geoffrey Smith
How a Social Network in India Is Doing Social Good
Impact Investing

How a Social Network in India Is Doing Social Good

By giving a voice to those without economic power, Gram Vaani showcases the true power of the Internet.
Dennis Price
Soon, Almost Everyone Over the Age of 6 Will Have a Mobile Phone: Report
Mobile

Soon, Almost Everyone Over the Age of 6 Will Have a Mobile Phone: Report

The report by communications giant Ericsson also stated that mobile growth is happening the fastest in India and China, with video comprising the largest segment of data traffic.
Geoff Weiss
Bat-Like Technology Is Giving the 'White Cane' a Much-Deserved Upgrade
Far Out Tech

Bat-Like Technology Is Giving the 'White Cane' a Much-Deserved Upgrade

These ‘smart' canes use high-tech echolocation to help the visually impaired get around even better.
Kim Lachance Shandrow