About Author : Hrishikesh Kadam

Hrishikesh Kadam

A graduate in electronics and telecommunication engineering, Hrishikesh Kadam has always found writing fascinating. Driven by a never-ending passion for content creation combined with a bit of experience in writing personal blogs, Hrishikesh blends his technical knowledge and expertise to pen down articles for Business NewsUpdate and similar news portals.

Contribution by Hrishikesh Kadam

Google to fund over 250k vaccinations in low & middle-income regions

Tech giant Google has recently committed to providing funds for more than 250,000 vaccinations and vaccine delivery assistance in low- and middle-income economies, amid a massive surge in COVID-19 cases worldwide. The company has reportedly also ann...

Instagram might allow users to hide ‘Likes’, Facebook could follow suit

Instagram, the popular photo and video sharing platform, has begun experimenting with a new feature that allows the user to hide ‘Like’ counts on a post. For the record, the American social networking service has been experimenting with ...

Apple prepares to defend against Epic Games’ antitrust complaint

Apple Inc, a multinational technology company, is reportedly planning to argue that it faces strong competition in the market to defend against an antitrust complaint. This complaint was filed by Epic Games, the maker of ‘Fortnite’. In t...

Lenovo and Nokia settle long-term dispute, resolve pending litigation

Nokia Corporation has announced that it had resolved a multi-year, multi-technology patent dispute with Chinas Lenovo Group Ltd. The financial details of the settlement were not revealed, but Nokia stated that Lenovo would make a net balancing paymen...

Japan Airlines dismisses Boeing 777 jets with Pratt & Whitney engines

Japan Airlines (JAL) has reportedly retired its Boeing 777 planes powered by Pratt & Whitney engines earlier than intended. Sources with knowledge of the matter stated that the move comes after the United Airlines Boeing 777-200's right engin...

GMC’s Hummer is back in an Electric SUV variant with a 300-mile range

GMC, a division of the American automobile manufacturer General Motors, has officially launched its Hummer model in an Electric Vehicle format priced at around USD 1,10,595. The SUV will have a range of 300 miles along with a unique feature that will...

BMW CEO defends electrification timing, outlines plans for EV expansion

BMW Group, the German multinational corporation that manufactures luxury-performance vehicles, has claimed to have perfectly timed the shift towards electrification of its automobiles. The decision could bring a competitive advantage to its stock pri...

Ford idles its F-150 truck plant up to Sunday due to chip shortage

Ford Motor Co., a leading American multinational automaker, has reportedly idled production of its lucrative F-150 pickup truck at one of its plants in Michigan through Sunday on account of the semiconductor chip shortage across the globe. Sources h...

Tesla’s integration of in-car cameras raises safety, privacy concerns

The company incorporated in-car cameras to improve its self-driving capabilities. Tesla cars have also been banned in the Chinese military complexes for security purposes. California-based electric car manufacturer Tesla Inc. has made it to the...