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Uber Eats, Nuro ink 10-year deal for autonomous food deliveries

Online food ordering and delivery platform, Uber Eats, has reportedly inked a ten year contract with autonomous driving firm, Nuro, to have its deliveries done by a driverless delivery pod in Texas and California. The announcement came after the two companies went through 4 years of continuous st

SQream and Hitachi Vantara team up to offer Big Data, AI/ML solutions

Data solutions provider SQream has reportedly partnered with Hitachi Vantara, the IT arm of Hitachi Ltd., to deliver solutions that will allow large enterprises to make better use of their analytic systems, such as Hadoop-Hive, Teradata, and Cloudera. The move will enable both organizations to ac

Shadowfax looking to raise an investment of more than $100 million

Indian last mile delivery services provider, Shadowfax, is reportedly holding dialogues to raise a mix of primary and secondary capital between $75 and $100 million. While keeping the agreement detail discreet, anonymous sources revealed that investment fund A91 Partners is in talks to sponsor th

Micron to invest $15B to build semiconductor plant in Idaho by 2030

Micron, the US-based semiconductor manufacturing company, has reportedly announced its plans to make a $15 billion investment in its new semiconductor facility in its hometown Boise, Idaho, by the end of the decade. The chipmaker claims that the new manufacturing plant will open at least 17,000 A

Naver Z partners with Thai telecom firm TRUE to boost Zepeto metaverse

South Korean web service giant and the operator of Zapeto, Naver Z, has reportedly teamed up with leading Thai telecommunications company TRUE, in a move to elevate a metaverse ecosystem and nurture Thai creators in the country. Zepeto has over 500,000 creators in Thailand who often use the platf

UK: GCHQ plans on increasing female coders to tackle threats

The intelligence services in Britain have reportedly expressed the desire to boost the number of female coding professionals in their rank, cautioning about the requirement to improve diversity to get to grips with threats ranging from child online safety to foreign states. The UK’s intelli

YouTube unveils a new podcast homepage for some U.S. users

Online video sharing and social media platform, YouTube has reportedly added YouTube.com/podcasts, a dedicated podcast page for some users in the United States. According to credible sources, the podcast page went live last month and is now linked for some users on the existing explore page along

Volkswagen starts testing EVs under the Skoda brand for Indian market

German auto giant Volkswagen group has recently stated that it has started testing EVs (electric vehicles) in India from the Skoda brand. The move comes as the firm analyzes the products that need to be brought into the regional market for electro-mobility aiming at the masses. Piyush Arora, Mana

Grab launches $1 million GrabScholar program & new GrabMerchant Centre

Singapore-based multinational technology company, Grab Holdings Inc., has reportedly introduced two new initiatives, namely a $1 million GrabScholar program and a novel GrabMerchant Center, which will offer one-on-one business advice to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). Anthony Tan, CEO