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Xiaomi Said to Cut Valuation After Pulling Mainland Offering

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has lowered its likely valuation to between $55 billion (roughly Rs. 3.75 lakh crores) and $70 billion (roughly Rs. 4.78 lakh crores) following its decision to delay its mainland share offering until after its Hong Kong IPO, three sources with direct knowledge of the matter said. The delay was triggered by a dispute between the company and regulators… Read More »

Retailer offering free Chromecast with Google Home pre-orders in Canada

Google’s smart speaker Google Home has been available to pre-order in Canada for quite some time now. If you haven’t pre-ordered a unit yet, and are planning to do so, you’ll be glad to know that a free Chromecast device is on offer with the speaker. Best Buy Canada is offering the deal. All you have to do… Read More »

WannaCry Attacks: Microsoft Criticised for Not Offering Free Patches to ‘Unsupported’ Windows XP Users Earlier

American software giant Microsoft held back from distributing a free security update that could have protected computers from the WannaCry global cyber attack, the Financial Times reported Thursday. In mid-march, Microsoft distributed a security update after it detected the security flaw in its XP operating system that enabled the so-called WannaCry ransomware to infiltrate and freeze computers last… Read More »