Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. But we didn’t let that stop us from packing this week’s Equity to the very gills with news and notes and jokes and fun. Journalism, venture capitalists, and not being a colossal jerk: Listen in for more, but there’s once again a brouhaha in the world of technology twitter and media twitter concerning whether journalists should write more positive things about tech companies (no), and if venture capitalists are a bit too thin-skinned for their net worth (yes).
AADAR said that it started its product journey with digestives and created vegetarian omega-3 products, followed by products that claim to control cholesterol, tackle obesity, boost immunity. Shah said AADAR uses 100% natural ingredients to develop its products. Today, it has flipped 180 degrees, where customers themselves are well aware of the benefits, and the need for educating them is almost negligible” shared Shah, “Instead of push, it has now become a pull.” With the consumers foraying towards trusted brands which throw a lot of emphasis on sanitation, health, hygiene and nutrition, amid Covid-19 pandemic, AADAR told Inc42 that its immunity and omega 3-related products witnessed a spike of 50%-80%, digestion-related products saw 20%-30% increase and products for respiratory ailments also picked up momentum.
AADAR said that it started its product journey with digestives and created vegetarian omega-3 products, followed by products that claim to control cholesterol, tackle obesity, boost immunity. Shah said AADAR uses 100% natural ingredients to develop its products. Today, it has flipped 180 degrees, where customers themselves are well aware of the benefits, and the need for educating them is almost negligible” shared Shah, “Instead of push, it has now become a pull.” With the consumers foraying towards trusted brands which throw a lot of emphasis on sanitation, health, hygiene and nutrition, amid Covid-19 pandemic, AADAR told Inc42 that its immunity and omega 3-related products witnessed a spike of 50%-80%, digestion-related products saw 20%-30% increase and products for respiratory ailments also picked up momentum.
In response, the United States began the first measures to end the special status it gives to Hong Kong, with the Commerce and State Departments suspending export license exceptions for sensitive U.S. technology and blocking the export of defense equipment. Hong Kong had also previously enjoyed many freedoms that do not exist in mainland China, under the “one country, two systems” principle put into place after the United Kingdom returned control to China. Under special status, Hong Kong had privileges including lower trade tariffs and a separate customs and immigration designation from mainland China, but now the future of those is unclear.
Global technology company Affle signed an agreement to acquire 8% ownership in Indus OS, which owns India’s largest independent indigenous apps store. A homegrown app and content discovery platform – Indus OS’ key offering – “Indus App Bazaar” has more than 400,000 apps accessible in English and 12 Indian languages including Hindi, Gujarati, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu, Odia, Punjabi, Malayalam, Bengali, Assamese and Kannada. We derive significant synergies with the Indus OS App Bazaar which through its multilingual capabilities, deeply enhances our vernacular scale and the verticalisation strategy.” Rakesh Deshmukh, the co-founder, director and CEO of Indus OS said, “this deal would strategically strengthen our market position and create a leading one-of-a-kind engagement model for Indian users.” Last month, Affle had acquired a 66.7% stake in Appnext, an independent app recommendation platform.
The JioMeet app just like Zoom offers an easy solution for hosting meetings for all group sizes. JioMeet Vs Zoom Zoom Vs JioMeet Zoom Vs JioMeet Zoom Vs JioMeet Besides this, JioMeet didn’t even put much effort into changing the iOS interface of the app and used the same icons for New Meeting, Join Schedule and Share Screen logo as Zoom. Nevertheless, Reliance Jio’s assurance that it was working on a Made-In-India variant of the Zoom app had come off as a relief, especially for the Indian government that has been looking for indigenous solution for video conferencing.
Companies who share Indian users data offshore will be subject to periodic audits, according to one of the provisions in the draft ecommerce policy, soon to be made public. Several technology companies and ecommerce entities, including Facebook, Walmart and Amazon, have offered to provide necessary technologies that would help Kirana stores integrate their operations with ecommerce platforms. The report added that ecommerce companies would be asked to put full details of sellers on their marketplace so that buyers can make informed decisions and even look to use products sold on the platform by nearby shops for swift delivery and service.
It is advisable for organizations to create a positive workplace culture for employees that can result in major advantages. Focusing on employee engagement Employees often get bored or feel tired while performing tasks in the workplace. Moreover, it provides opportunities for understanding employees step by step that can help to create a culture that aligns with the value of a company.
ByteDance-owned TikTok’s global CEO Kevin Mayer also wrote to the Minister of Electronics and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad after the app was named as one among 59 Chinese apps to be banned by the government citing threats to data privacy. TikTok Says No Plans To Pursue Legal Action On Thursday, TikTok India clarified that the company had no plans to pursue legal action against the government’s order and was working to address concerns of data privacy. India, earlier this week, banned 59 Chinese apps, including popular ones such as ByteDance’s TikTok, Alibaba’s UC Browser and Tencent’s WeChat, saying that the companies were engaged in activities “prejudicial to the sovereignty and integrity of India.” The ban came amid growing anti-China sentiment in India due to border clashes between the two countries last month.
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