About Author : Pankaj Singh

Pankaj Singh

With a commendable experience of content creation under his belt, Pankaj Singh, a qualified Post Graduate in Management, boasts of having worked as a freelance writer and an insurance underwriter. Additionally, Pankaj has also enriched his qualification portfolio with a course in Digital Marketing. He currently pens down valuable insights on articles pertaining to business, technology, and trade and finance for Business NewsUpdate and other news portals.

Contribution by Pankaj Singh

Facebook buys CTRL-labs to boost its brain-machine interface efforts

American social media giant Facebook has been on a startup acquisition spree for the past few years. Following the acquisition of several tech startups including Confirm.io, Bloomsbury AI, RedKix and Chainspace, the brand has made it to the front pag...

Eros Now and Microsoft to build next-gen online video platform in India

OTT service providers across India are locked up in a fierce competition for viewership and exclusive content. Majority of brands are customizing their platforms for mobile viewers and focusing on introducing tools to facilitate enhanced viewing even...

Intel to use 3D athlete tracking, VR to enhance Tokyo 2020 broadcast

American tech major Intel Corp has recently disclosed its plans to unveil a range new technology products at the upcoming Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, including AI-driven 3D tracking of athletes to enhance the broadcasts of events. The brand stated tha...

Peter Thiel’s Mithril Capital invests $45M in InMobi Group’s Glance

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is being hailed as the backbone for a number of groundbreaking smartphone applications. App developers around the world are focusing on introducing AI-driven platforms to boost their product offering in regional as well a...

Alibaba pays $2B to acquire China’s cross-border shopping portal Kaola

Chinese ecommerce company Alibaba has recently announced that it intends to purchase Kaola, a cross-border ecommerce business, from Chinese internet technology company NetEase in a transaction worth $2 billion. For the record, Kaola sells imported p...

Samsung to reportedly launch second foldable smartphone in 2020

Foldable displays have become the next key area of focus for smartphone makers and display manufacturers. This has been evident from the incessant buzz about Samsung Electronics’ Galaxy Fold, Royole’s Flexpai, Huawei’s Mate X and ma...

U.S. inks 5G security agreement with Poland amid Huawei controversy

U.S. President Donald Trump has long accused China of intellectual property theft and unfair trading practices. Since last year, China and the U.S. have levied tariffs on billions of dollars’ worth of each other’s products. As the US-Chi...

Sinclair expands regional coverage with 20% stake in YES Network

When it comes to sports, fan engagement hikes when the action is live and live sports viewing remains a critical factor driving the sports broadcasting business. The year 2019 will prove to be a pivotal one for broadcasting service providers with spo...

Toyota and Suzuki to collaborate on building driverless technology

Japanese auto majors Toyota and Suzuki have reportedly announced that the two companies are collaborating to develop driverless car technology.  Self-driving cars have been one of the most trending domains in the technology space in recent year...