With Lakshmi Vilas Bank deal behind us, it is business as usual with more agility: Indiabulls

MUMBAI: A day after the RBI rejected merger proposal with Lakshmi Vilas BankNSE -4.87 %, Indiabulls Housing FinanceNSE 0.50 % on Thursday said the “uncertainty” about the deal is over and that the company has a stronger balance sheet after the massive cleaning up of its stable. On Wednesday, the Reserve Bank had rejected a proposal to merge Indiabulls Housing […]

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Deal: Sony Xperia XZ1 gets its firsts discount in the US

Amazon US has cut the asking price of the Sony Xperia XZ1 from $699 to $649. The discount concerns the Black and Moonlit Blue Xperia XZ1’s while the Venus Pink and Warm Silver editions are still at their original $699 level. That starting price was considered steep given the Xperia XZ1’s unimpressive on-paperspecs – the 5.2-inch […]

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Deal: HTC U Ultra for just £299.99 in UK

For those interested in the HTC U Ultra and based in the UK, today is your lucky day. Eglobalcentral is offering the Sapphire Blue version with 64 GB storage for half the price until the end of Wednesday. It can be yours for only £299.99 and the delivery is free (although is a bit slow and usually […]

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UK Tech Startup Improbable Breaks $1 Billion Valuation With SoftBank Deal

Improbable, a British tech simulation company dreamt up at Cambridge University, has raised $502 million (roughly Rs. 3,218 crores) in a funding round led by Japan’s SoftBank, valuing it at over $1 billion and propelling it into the top ranks of the European industry. Britain has a thriving tech start-up scene but few companies secure […]

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Nokia Develops Android Phone Despite Microsoft Deal

When you think of Nokia, you think of Windows phones. That’s even more the case with the recently announced plans for Microsoft to acquire the Finnish company for $7.2 billion. Nokia has certainly been responsible for its share of Windows devices. They include the Lumia 625, the company’s largest screened smartphone to date and possibly […]

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SEO Landed This Small Business a Deal with Best Buy

Are you struggling to get your small business’s products found online? It goes without saying that a smart SEO strategy is a must. Between Google’s constant algorithm updates and the need for mobile optimization and local search optimization, keeping up with the changing SEO landscape is essentially a job on its own. Does SEO even work […]

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How Microsoft can make its expensive LinkedIn deal work

Microsoft has a track record of big buys gone south, and write-downs have topped $13 billion since 2012. Photo: Reuters Seattle: As Microsoft corp. officially swallows LinkedIn corp., it should have one goal: Make this acquisition different. The company has a track record of big buys gone south, and writedowns have topped $13 billion since […]

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Want to Be Kind of a Big Deal? These Social Media Tactics Could Move the Needle

Perception is everything. In the business world, people are naturally attracted to the biggest names, whether you call them influencers, experts, or [insert industry here] rock stars. But what if you aren’t a big name yet? What if you’re just starting out and looking to make a name for yourself? How can you get on […]

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Foxconn Gets Green Light From China’s Antitrust Regulator for Sharp Deal

Taiwanese tech giant Hon Hai said antitrust authorities in China had approved its takeover of ailing Japanese electronics maker Sharp, clearing the last obstacle to the drawn-out deal. The purchase, which was supposed to close last month, has reportedly been held up by China – one of the countries that was reviewing the deal over […]

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