India

India Will Ban Driverless Cars in Order to Protect Jobs

The country's transport minister addressed the issue in a statement today.

Mallory Locklear

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Lucinda Honeycutt

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Mark Zuckerberg Just Invested $50 Million in This Startup

Zuckerberg's philanthropic organization, the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, is leading the $50 million investment along with other venture capital firms.

Alex Heath

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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

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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.

Reuters

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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.

Reuters

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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

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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.

Reuters

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Uber Sues Indian Competitor Ola for Fake Accounts, Bookings

An Ola spokesperson said the allegations were 'frivolous and false.'

Reuters

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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

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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

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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.

Reuters

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