Samsung starts selling Galaxy Note 20 at whopping Rs 15,000 discount; how to avail limited period offer
Okay, that was quick, even for Samsung. Nearly a month after launching it, Samsung has slashed the price of its vanilla Galaxy Note 20 in India by a whopping Rs 9,000. If you happen to make your purchase using an HDFC Bank card, you will also be eligible for an additional Rs 6,000 cashback, bringing the price further down. This means, Samsung is basically selling Galaxy Note 20 at Rs 15,000 discount if you factor in both the deals. The effective price of the phone thus becomes Rs 62,999. The Galaxy Note 20 was launched
After listing 50k kiranas, Flipkart to hire 70k delivery executives, packers, sorters this festive season
Walmart-owned Flipkart has said that its biggest annual sale event The Big Billion Days will help create more than “70,000 direct and lakhs of indirect seasonal jobs.” The direct jobs will come up in areas including the company’s supply chain involving delivery executives, pickers, packers and sorters while the indirect jobs will be created at Flipkart’s seller partner locations and kiranas. “This will be further supplemented by job creation in ancillary industries including vendor locations, and freight partners,” Flipkart said in a statement on
Coming soon, credit guarantee scheme, seed fund for startups; DPIIT working on solving funding issues
The Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) is looking at introducing two new schemes to solve credit-related challenges for early-stage startups in India. According to DPIIT Secretary Guruprasad Mohapatra, an inter-ministerial consultation process is underway to frame the contours of a credit guarantee scheme and a seed fund scheme, PTI reported. Under the credit guarantee scheme, the government would provide a corpus to banks through which the credit would be disbursed into startups.
RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das said that the banks should look deeply within and reorient banking after the coronavirus pandemic. Shaktikanta Das added that the core of resilient banks is made up of good governance, effective risk management, and robust internal controls, according to the RBI’s September bulletin. He further said that as boosting the immunity of the population is the key to tackle pandemic, the key to long term financial stability would be to foster tangible improvement in
Samsung has launched the Galaxy Z Fold 2 in India at an aggressive price of Rs 1,49,999. The reason why we say it is aggressive is because India price of the Galaxy Z Fold 2 is same as its US price which is $1,999. The Galaxy Z Fold 2 India price is also aggressive considering its predecessor’s launch price. The original Galaxy Fold was launched in India at Rs 1,65,000.
The Galaxy Z Fold 2 pre-orders will start in India from September 14 across Samsung.com and leading retail
WhatsApp is apparently working on several improvements for the Android version of its app. The company is expected to bring a new catalogue shortcut for business accounts, a new call button and ‘Doodle’ option. According to a report by WABetaInfo, the company has been working on these features and they have been spotted in the beta version for Android. Catalogue shortcut is expected to enable quick access for product portfolio, thus making it easier for businesses to communicate.
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Hours after revealing its first look and price, Microsoft has shared the launch date and some key hardware details of its second upcoming console, aka Xbox Series S. The Xbox Series S arrives on November 10 with ray tracing, 512GB SSD, 120fps playback, and more. The higher-end Xbox Series X is also expected to launch on the same date.
With the Xbox Series S, Microsoft is promising next-generation performance packed inside a smaller package. While we do not know exactly what that entails, we now know that the Xbox Series S is 60% smaller than the Xbox Series X. Microsoft