Xiaomi Becomes Fifth Largest Smartphone Brand in Russia: Counterpoint

Chinese smartphone player Xiaomi has become the fifth largest smartphone brand in Russia during Q3 2017, according to the latest research from Counterpoint’s Market Monitor service. “Xiaomi grew by 325 percent YoY and was the fastest growing smartphone brand in Russia in both online as well as offline sales,” the Associate Director at Counterpoint Research (Counterpoint Technology […]

LinkedIn Becomes Locked Out in Russia

LinkedIn’s network just got a little smaller following a blocking order by a court that ruled that the social network had violated a law on data storage. Russia’s communications regulator Roskomnadzor ordered ISP’s to block LinkedIn (NYSE:LNKD) after a Moscow court upheld an earlier ruling that LinkedIn breached Russian privacy laws. Some ISP’s have already […]

Spotify CEO Daniel Ek Becomes Chairman as Co-Founder Steps Down

Spotify CEO Daniel Ek Becomes Chairman as Co-Founder Steps Down Spotify co-founder and Chief Executive Officer Daniel Ek is consolidating power over the world’s largest music streaming service, taking on the role of chairman ahead of a planned initial public offering as soon as next year. Martin Lorentzon, a co-founder of Spotify, is stepping down […]

MS Dhoni becomes 1st Indian Wicketkeeper to complete 350 ODI Dismissals

Mahendra Singh Dhoni led India to a three–0 ODI collection against Zimbabwe. © AFP HIGHLIGHTS 1 MS Dhoni now maiden Indian wicketkeeper to have an effect on 350 dismissals 2 He achieved the feat at some stage in India’s 1/3 ODI vs Zimbabwe 3 Kumar Sangakkara, 482, has the maximum range of dismissals as wicketkeeper […]

Jailed Extremist Freed, becomes FBI Informant

Muslim leaders have long criticized the FBI’s use of informants and its every now and then competitivetechnique to keeping tabs on Islamic communities. The manner federal prosecutors advised it, Jesse Morton turned into an idea for terrorists across the world. via his Revolution Muslim internet site, they said, the new york city guy furnished justification […]

Agartala Becomes India’s Third Internet Gateway

Agartala on Wednesday became India’s third Internet gateway after Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bangladeshi Premier Sheikh Hasina inaugurated an Internet connectivity project between the two South Asian neighbours. “Leasing of international bandwidth for Internet at Akhaura to Agartala will allow people of Tripura to avail more reliable net connectivity,” external affairs ministry spokesman Vikas […]