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Jeff Bezos Is Adding $3 Billion to Amazon India's Budget -- Start Up Your Day Roundup
Start Up Your Day

Jeff Bezos Is Adding $3 Billion to Amazon India's Budget -- Start Up Your Day Roundup

Plus: Facebook is testing a new post format that is similar to Twitter's.
Lindsay Friedman
Bezos Says Amazon to Up India Investment to $5 Billion
Amazon

Bezos Says Amazon to Up India Investment to $5 Billion

'I can assure you it's only the beginning and as we say in Amazon, it's only day one,' he said.
More Challenges Than Cheer for Apple Chief on Asia Tour
Apple

More Challenges Than Cheer for Apple Chief on Asia Tour

While the numbers in India suggest huge potential -- fewer than two in every 10 of the country's 1.3 billion people have a smartphone -- the world's fastest growing major market operates differently to other markets where Apple has enjoyed stellar growth and high margins.
Watch Tim Cook Describe His Daily Routine and 3 Keys for Success
Tim Cook

Watch Tim Cook Describe His Daily Routine and 3 Keys for Success

The CEO of Apple is in India seeking to boost iOS development.
Stephen J. Bronner
Apple Boss Cook to Tap Indian Software Talent During Maiden Visit
Apple

Apple Boss Cook to Tap Indian Software Talent During Maiden Visit

The iPhone maker is set to announce plans to expand its Indian software development center and build an accelerator program for local startups, sources say.
Uber Sues Indian Competitor Ola for Fake Accounts, Bookings
Lawsuits

Uber Sues Indian Competitor Ola for Fake Accounts, Bookings

An Ola spokesperson said the allegations were 'frivolous and false.'
Facing Slumping Sales in India, McDonald's Makes Rare Change to Big Mac
Franchises

Facing Slumping Sales in India, McDonald's Makes Rare Change to Big Mac

India holds lots of potential for fast food chains, but new competitors have forced big eateries to keep things fresh.
Lindsay Friedman
The Super Bowl of Drone Racing Will Offer $1 Million in Prize Money
Drones

The Super Bowl of Drone Racing Will Offer $1 Million in Prize Money

The first ever World Drone Prix will take place on March 11 and 12 in Dubai.
John Gaudiosi
How an Indian Startup Is Using Customer Service to Edge Out the Competition
Customer Service

How an Indian Startup Is Using Customer Service to Edge Out the Competition

Designhill offers customers 100 percent refunds on its logo-design service, no questions asked.
Brian Hughes
Marc Andreessen Apologizes for Tweets About India
Marc Andreesen

Marc Andreessen Apologizes for Tweets About India

The prominent venture capitalist and Facebook board director had condemned the Indian government for banning the social-media company's free Internet service.
India's New Net Neutrality Rules Bars Facebook's Free Internet Program
Facebook

India's New Net Neutrality Rules Bars Facebook's Free Internet Program

The program offers pared-down Internet services on mobile phones, along with access to the company's own social network and messaging services, without charge.
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
Virtual Reality

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.