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Facebook Messenger Reaches 1.2 Billion Users Reports Good Adoption of New Initiatives

One of the more interesting elements of the recent rollout of Facebook Stories was the backlash, the pervading sentiment that Stories won’t – and doesn’t – work on Facebook. The basis for that perspective, in general, seems to be ‘none of my friends are using it, so no one is’. So it’s a failure. Put a fork in it, it’s done. ... Read More »

ZTE reports revenue increase in first half of 2016

ZTE just published its performance report for the first six months of 2016 and things appear to be looking up for the Chinese giant. The company reported an overall operating revenue increase of 4.05% up to CNY 47.76 billion. Out of that CNY 27.8 billion, or about 58% is domestic revenue and CNY 19.95 comes from international business. The company ... Read More »

Govt reports on expenditure: Approximately Rs 4135.85 crore spent on 22 IITs, Rs 463 crore on 19 IIMs

In a written reply to question raised by Rajya Sabha members, Minister of State for Human Resource Development Mahendra Nath Pandey has revealed information regarding money spend on various top institutes in the past two years. (Read: 656 IIT, 49 IIM students dropped-out of prestigious institutions in 2015-16: Government) Details of the report: During the academic session 2015-16, the Centre ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S7 active didn’t pass Consumer Reports’ water test, twice

Call it a fluke, or call it Samsung’s mistake. Consumer Reports is an American magazine and media outlet supported by its own subscribers to perform rigorous testing of all kinds of consumer products from cameras to cars. The Galaxy S7 active (as well as the other S7 models) is rated for up to 5 feet deep of water for up ... Read More »

Valeant investor Viking Global reports winning year

Not even Valeant’s turbulent fourth quarter could hold back Viking Global in 2015. Ole Andreas Halvorsen’s Viking Global Equities fund posted returns of 8.3 percent and the Viking Long Fund saw gains of 4.5 percent for 2015, topping benchmarks and putting Viking in the position of being one of the few funds that made money last year, according to documents ... Read More »