While Chimple has no direct access to the children using its platform, Talapadi says that based on the app’s logs, they estimate most of the 500 children have reached 50% of the Class I level. That is, they’re able to clear about half the in-app levels that a first-grader would. Learnings much more important than … Read moreHow to teach a child to fish?
The FTC can also formally issue rules to govern conduct in a particular industry segment or practice. In information privacy, the FTC has generally taken up the more serious enforcement actions by forcing companies to enter into “consent decrees” by which firms commit to undertaking certain actions in exchange for the FTC not formally moving … Read moreGuide to bring Back from the Brink and moving forward
There are 100 million active digital payments users in the country, with each person making only 22 transactions a year on an average in 2019, according to the Deepening of Digital Payments report by a high-level committee. But the pace of digital transactions is still not enough to keep up with the ambitions of India’s … Read moreWhy their is fight to liberate cash in India?
But Instagram, which has largely remained unscathed by Facebook’s troubles, is where the networking giant sees a massive opportunity. If that is, it can kickstart commerce on the platform. But for commerce, it needs robust payments. So Facebook went ahead and created its own currency. Facebook’s attempts at diversifying from social networking and into payments … Read moreGrowth of the Digital Payment all over the world
Choosing potentially political allies and developing ties is part and parcel of corporate business, but the tribal lines are now beginning to spill over into startups and growth companies with both pros and cons. “It is already Alibaba-Tencent-like,” the prominent investor quoted earlier said. This was a common refrain among more than 10 VC professionals … Read moreHow to hunt for the local deals everywhere?
But the payoff seems to be coming quicker for Myntra. “Myntra’s private labels are becoming profitable. Now, if the company gets the majority of its revenue from private labels, it can become profitable sooner,” Vardhan says. Once again, advantage Flipkart. Thanks to Myntra (and Jabong, which is acquired by Myntra). The triumvirate may be formidable … Read moreWhy we call it an ace up its sleeve?
So when WSJ alleged that Engineer.ai was exaggerating its AI capabilities, the company simply resorted to semantic arguments about what AI actually includes. It pointed to some narrow use cases such as the use of facial recognition to verify developers as evidence that its claims weren’t exaggerated. More pertinently, the company pointed to its traction … Read moreEasy Way for Understanding the artificial-ai intelligence
This focus has paid off. As of June 2019, Flipkart’s cost per shipment—at least in Chennai and Bengaluru—is now brought down to Rs 210 ($2.93), even lower than Bigbasket, according to the Flipkart grocery executive mentioned above. With the model now partially proven, the company intends to expand once more. Flipkart wants to launch in … Read moreHow do you find best shop by offers?
Globally, the smartphone market is in turmoil. Smartphone shipments worldwide have dropped for seven consecutive quarters now, and there’s little evidence that a rebound is in sight. India, however, has been something of an anomaly. Not only has it remained a rare bright spot—the second quarter of 2019 saw record smartphone shipments—but it’s seeing growth … Read moreWhy Millions of Indian smartphone users are primed to go premium?
TikTok’s recent ‘premium targeting’ feature mentioned earlier goes some way to solving this problem, placing ads between high-viewership user videos that have gone through multiple rounds of moderation and been screened for cultural relevance. “This helps to provide an extra layer of control for brands,” a TikTok spokesperson said in an email response. Advertising on … Read moreHow an extra layer for the control of brands is best news?