Volkswagen, BMW venture planning to expand Europe’s EV charging network

Volkswagen, BMW venture planning to expand Europe’s EV charging network

Published: 18 hours ago By Hrishikesh Kadam

IONITY GmbH, a joint venture formed by BMW AG, Volkswagen AG, and other prominent automobile manufacturers is in discussions to expand its European electric car charging network given the rising demand and sales of batte....

Reliance Industries planning to enter India’s digital payments market

Amidst the booming digital payments market, Indian multinational conglomerate Reliance Industries Ltd. is reportedly joining forces with American tech giants such as Facebook Inc. and Google LLC as well as with financial technology company ....

Beyond Meat signs supply deals with Pizza Hut, KFC, and McDonald’s

Amidst the mounting demand for sustainable food products, one of the largest plant-based meat producers Beyond Meat has reportedly secured supply deals with prominent food companies namely, McDonald’s and Yum! Brands, which is the par....

Aurora to reduce laser LiDAR costs through OURS Technology acquisition

Leading autonomous driving tech developer Aurora Innovation has acquired OURS Technology Inc., a Silicon Valley-based tech firm. Sources aware of the development stated that the acquisition will allow Aurora to cut costs as well as the size....

AI-based close captioning from Zoom to roll out later this year

Communication technology and video & audio conferencing platform, Zoom has reportedly announced that its most useful automatic closed captioning feature during calls will be introduced to all its customers in the current year. Apparentl....

Google, Facebook to pay media outlets as Australia passes precedent law

Turning the final leaf of the dragging negotiations between Australian authorities and media giants, Australia enacted the landmark law mandating Google LLC and Facebook Inc. to pay for news. Though, the law framework will allow time for di....

Flipkart teams up with Mahindra, Hero to deploy 25,000 EVs in India

Bengaluru-based e-commerce company Flipkart is planning to deploy over 25,000 electric vehicles across its delivery network in India, in line with its recent commitment to transition to electric mobility by 2030. Sources close to the matte....

Zomato now worth USD 5.4 billion after raising USD 250 million in funds

Indian food delivery startup Zomato has reportedly raised USD 250 million in a funding round which was led by its existing investors Fidelity Investments Inc., Kora Management LP, and Tiger Global. The fresh funds have allowed the company t....