Become a zutor thanks to the Zoom boom which made online teaching one of the fastest-growing markets

Ask about an initial virtual interview. If the position allows remote working, consider asking if a video or phone call is an option. An employer might want to meet in person before offering a job but that can often wait. Check their Covid policies. Ask which guidelines to follow if attending in person. If they […]

New Records Drop Every Minute. But Back-Catalogs Are Driving The Music Industry’s Transformation

Right now, however, billions of dollars in annual returns from catalog music are being re-invested into the frontline A&R activity of the record/publishing companies that own them. For example, in 2019 Universal Music Group generated $8.04 billion across all of its divisions but spent more than half of this money ($4.6 billion) on “investments for artist […]

China’s factory output grows at strongest pace in nearly decade. But weak spots remain

Beijing has recently indicated that it may continue to focus on boosting demand at home. “Domestic circulation” as the main driver of future growth was the emphasis at a policy meeting last week held by the Politburo, the Communist Party’s top decision-making body.

Silver Lake picks 1.75% stake in Reliance Retail for ₹7,500 cr

Reliance Retail Ltd, a subsidiary of RRVL, operates a fastest growing retail business serving close to 640 million footfalls across its 12,000 stores nationwide.  With more than $60 billion in combined assets under management and committed capital and a focus on the world’s great tech and tech-enabled opportunities, Silver Lake has investments in Airbnb, Alibaba, Alphabet’s […]

Reliance Retail-Silver Lake deal: RIL’s AGM in July had feelers about investments in its retail business

He had said that the company has received strong interest from strategic and financial investors in Reliance Retail. “We will induct global partners and investors in Reliance Retail in the next few quarters. I will keep you informed about the progress of Reliance Retail, which is at the doorsteps of continued exponential growth,” he said.

Ambani’s Reliance to offer $20 billion stake in retail arm to Amazon

Such an investment by Amazon also means the titan is altering its playbook after learning from past failures in the region. Earlier, the online juggernaut’s strategy of going it alone in China flopped in the face of competition from domestic giants including Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. and JD.com Inc.

Wi-Fi 6 is the fastest standard yet. Wi-Fi 6E will make it even better

You can think of those two holes as the 2.4 and 5GHz bands. With a frequency range of just 70MHz, the 2.4GHz band is the narrower of the two. Like the needle-poked hole shooting milk across your kitchen, it can send data at a reasonable distance, but with such a small opening, there’s a limit […]

Samsung India says online smartphone revenue to grow 35%; value market share to double in 2020

NEW DELHI: Korean handset maker Samsung is looking to grow its revenue from online smartphone business by 35% in 2020 at a time when the overall industry revenue from the online channel is expected to decline 5-10% due to falling average selling price.The company is also looking to exit the 2020 calendar year with over […]

Wi-Fi 6 is the fastest standard yet. Wi-Fi 6E will be even better

That’s probably frustrating for anyone who jumped in early and bought a new Wi-Fi 6 router in the last year, but don’t be too hard on yourself. It’s still very early for Wi-Fi 6E, and the rollout will take some time. Wi-Fi 6 only recently penetrated the mainstream with public deployments and support from high-profile […]