Univision scraps IPO, leaving billionaires without exit plan

Univision scraps IPO, leaving billionaires without exit plan

Univision considered and rejected a $13 billion plus merger offer from Discovery Communications Inc. last year. Photo: iStockphoto New York: Univision Holdings Inc. scrapped plans for an initial public offering (IPO), leaving the company’s billionaire backers without an exit strategy 11...
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Google Assistant Gets Home Control, Now Controls Smart Homes Without Google Home

Google Assistant Gets Home Control, Now Controls Smart Homes Without Google Home

Google last month hinted that it’s bringing ‘Home Control’ to Pixel smartphones soon, and it seems the company has finally started the rollout. Unfortunately, the ‘Home Control’ feature on Pixel phones isn’t available to all...
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Import of Mobiles Without Panic Button Allowed Until February, Says DoT

Import of Mobiles Without Panic Button Allowed Until February, Says DoT

The Department of Telecom on Tuesday allowed import of mobile phones without panic button or emergency calling feature till February 28, 2017. “…it has been decided by the competent authority that the import of mobile phone handsets without Panic B...
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HTC Ocean Note Without Headphone Jack Tipped to Be Unveiled on January 12

HTC Ocean Note Without Headphone Jack Tipped to Be Unveiled on January 12

HTC is not giving up on its smartphone game yet, and a fresh leak indicates that the company has something new up its sleeve. The Taiwanese OEM is apparently working on three new smartphones under a fresh ‘Ocean’ series that...
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23% Jan Dhan Accounts Still Without Balance, Deposit Surge Abates

23% Jan Dhan Accounts Still Without Balance, Deposit Surge Abates

The upper limit for deposits in Jan Dhan account is Rs. 50,000. New Delhi: Despite a huge surge in total deposits in Jan Dhan accounts following demonetisation, about one-fifth of these still continue to have no balance. Net addition in...
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Apple Accused of Storing Call Logs on iCloud Servers Without an Easy Opt-Out

Apple Accused of Storing Call Logs on iCloud Servers Without an Easy Opt-Out

  Apple has long been a champion of user privacy, with the famous San Bernadino battle with the FBI a frequently cited example of the company protecting its users’ rights. However, the company hasn’t always been forthright when it comes...
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