Tag Archives: Services

Facebook and Instagram services restored after major global disruption

Facebook, which acquired Instagram for $1bn in 2012, has not provided an official reason for the outage. Photograph: Tom Dymond/Rex Features Facebook and Instagram were offline to many users on Wednesday afternoon in what appeared to be a global connection problem. The website Down Detector suggested users of both social media sites began reporting problems at about 4pm, with Europe and North America seemingly ... Read More »

Cyanogen Shutting Down Services by December 31; CyanogenMod to Transition to Open-Source Lineage OS

After months of internal turmoil, Cyanogen finally announced that it will shut down all services and Cyanogen-supported nightly builds on December 31. The company revealed that the move is a part of the ongoing consolidation of Cyanogen. With this, CyanogenMod will be killed, though the company has also confirmed its next open-source initiative dubbed Lineage. “The open source project and ... Read More »

Moody’s Rebrands Arm Copal Amba As Knowledge Services Unit

Moody’s Analytics supports over 150 institutional clients. New Delhi: US-based Moody’s on Monday said it has rebranded its arm Copal Amba as the knowledge services unit of Moody’s Analytics. Moody’s Analytics’ Knowledge Services unit is a provider of research and analytics services to global financial and corporate sectors, Moody’s Corporation said in a statement while announcing the rebranding of the ... Read More »

Google Tests ‘Dashboard’ Tab in Google Now to Highlight Content Across Services

As the launch of Google Assistant nears, it seems as that the search giant is adding many new functionalities to Google Now. A few days ago, Google was reportedly testing a new feature called ‘Explore Interests’ in Google Now to get regular updates on selected categories and key interests. Now, the tech giant is testing new Dashboard tab at the ... Read More »

‘digital Gujarat’ App to provide authorities services

people of Gujarat would soon be able to avail a number of presidency offerings through their smartphones and drugs, with the country authorities identifying to launch a cellular software for the equal. “The Gujarat authorities has determined to launch the cellular app ‘virtual Gujarat’ by using August 15. Our aim is to put most of the offerings at the fingertips ... Read More »

Trai Launches DND services App to sign in Pesky call proceedings

To tighten the noose on telemarketers, regulator Trai Wednesday released a cell utility for telecom subscribers to sign in their lawsuits against pesky calls and SMSes in an smooth way. “we have stringent rule in area for checking promotional calls and SMS however businesses are finding ways to pass them. there has been difficulty in its enforcement. the new mobile ... Read More »

Reliance Jio Opens 4G services to the public through worker Referral application

Reliance Jio’s 4G services haven’t been officially rolled out but, however the release seems drawing close, considering that an worker referral software is now beneath manner. whilst Reliance has but to make an reliable announcement around this referral program, its personnel have posted on fb, recruiting buddies with the offer of 10GB free voice and statistics for the next three ... Read More »

MobiKwik Looking to Expand Financial Services Offerings

Gurgaon-based mobile wallet firm MobiKwik expects to turn profitable by mid-2017 and plans to diversify revenue streams by offering financial products like loans and mutual funds, a senior executive said. “We are looking at diversifying our revenue streams and our first goal is to be profitable on a monthly basis by middle of 2017,” MobiKwik founder and chief executive Bipin ... Read More »

India Funding Roundup: An Online Legal Services Provider, Loan Marketplace, and More

Our latest funding roundup compiles seed stage investments in Indian subscription based grocery delivery startups, legal services providers, loan application portals, and proximity marketing firms. Deal4Loans Noida-based Deal4Loans, a loan information and application portal that provides information on personal, home, car and business loans, and credit cards from different banks has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from international investors, ... Read More »

Google Maps Integrates Ola and Other Ride Services

Alphabet’s Google on Tuesday announced a Google Maps update that would let you view more cab/ ride services and compare their fares, all inside a new dedicated ride services/ ride sharing tab. While the app until date had only Uber integration for users, it will now be showing cabs from other rival companies as well. This Google Maps update will ... Read More »