Today’s top tech news: Mukesh Ambani launches ecommerce portal for neighbourhood shops, Amazon and Flipkart fight over sale days, and Apple pulls its cheap devices off shelves in India
- Mukesh Ambani’s
Reliance Jiohas launched an e-commerce portal for neighbourhood shops to sell them groceries at lower prices.
- Amazon’s Prime Day sale and Flipkart’s Big Shopping Days event coincide as the global e-commerce players compete for dominance in India’s e-commerce space.
- Apple is pulling the iPhone SE, iPhone 6, iPhone 6S Plus and iPhone 6 Plus off the shelves in India just as Indians plan to replace their phones over the next 12 months.
- India’s low cost missions into space come at the cost of fewer instruments and less data collection.
- Infosys is planning to bring 18,000 new freshers on board after Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) registered its highest hiring spree in five years during Q1 2019.
Amazon Prime Dayis a busy day for shoppers but it’s busier for Amazon, which has ‘war rooms’ set up to deal with the rush.
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