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Today, we will be covering four latest news stories –
- Elon Musk Replaces Twitter’s Blue Bird Logo with Dogecoin Meme
In a latest big update, Twitter CEO Elon Musk has once again replaced the famous blue bird logo with the Shiba Inu-faced doge meme of the Dogecoin cryptocurrency. It was placed earlier, as a home button on the web version of the microblogging site.
Earlier this week, the doge meme caught the attention of Twitter users and was creating headlines. Many found that Dogecoin is a component of the Dogecoin blockchain and cryptocurrency logo. It was created in 2013 as a parody of other cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin. Musk even shared the doge meme on his account, showing himself in a car talking to a police officer and explaining him that his picture has been updated (interesting huhhh…).
It’s worth noting that the Twitter mobile app remains unaltered with the same Bird Logo.
This update has impacted the market heavily and boosted the meme coin’s market value by approximately $4 billion. Due to this update, Dogecoin become the seventh-largest cryptocurrency with a current market valuation of $13.7 billion, as reported by CoinMarketCap.com. Prior to this development, its market worth was nearly $10 billion.
- India’s First Exclusive Apple Store Set to Open in Mumbai’s BKC
Exciting news for Apple enthusiasts in India! The highly anticipated moment has arrived as Apple gears up to unveil its first-ever exclusive store in the bustling city of Mumbai, specifically in the vibrant Bandra Kurla Complex (BKC) area. Nestled within the Jio World Drive mall, this remarkable store is poised to offer customers an unparalleled shopping experience, bringing the complete range of Apple products and services together under one roof.
For Apple, this grand opening marks a significant stride in expanding its presence within the ever-growing Indian market. Enthusiasts can expect to immerse themselves in the latest innovations from Apple, peruse exclusive accessories, and receive personalized assistance from a team of knowledgeable Apple experts.
Apple will open its second store in India in New Delhi, India’s capital.
But that’s not all! This eagerly anticipated store will also provide customers with a unique opportunity to participate in free Apple sessions. Led by Apple’s seasoned experts, these sessions aim to educate customers on how to maximize the potential of their beloved Apple devices. Whether it’s learning clever tips and tricks or exploring the hidden depths of Apple’s ecosystem, these sessions are sure to empower Apple users like never before.
Moreover, the store will house a dedicated Genius Bar, offering customers valuable support for any technical issues or repairs they may encounter along their Apple journey. It’s reassuring to know that help will be just a stone’s throw away, with Apple’s skilled technicians on hand to provide the necessary assistance.
By establishing India’s inaugural exclusive Apple store in Mumbai, the tech giant is strategically positioning itself to gain a strong foothold in the thriving Indian market. With a one-stop-shop for all Apple needs, customers can revel in the convenience and seamless experience that awaits them. The grand opening is imminent, and Indian Apple enthusiasts are buzzing with anticipation as they eagerly await the chance to step into this remarkable new space.
- Spark New Zealand to Invest around $189 Million in Data Centers within Three Years
As part of a new strategy, Telecommunication Firm Spark New Zealand has announced plans to increase its investments in data centers and 5G business over the next three years. The company will allocate between NZ$250 million ($157.78 million) to NZ$300 million towards the data centre market until fiscal 2026, and NZ$40 million to NZ$60 million towards the 5G business.
This move is in line with Spark and other regional telcos’ efforts to minimize their reliance on physical towers and boost their technology with investments in digital infrastructure and data centres.
Spark sold 70% Stake in Towers Business to Canadian investment firm Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Board for NZ$900 Million in July 2022, last year.
- Samsung India launches Season 2 of innovation competition ‘Solve for Tomorrow’
Samsung India has entered a partnership with the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology’s (MeitY’s) Startup Hub and Foundation for Innovation and Technology Transfer (FITT), Indian Institute of Technology (IIT Delhi) to host the second season of its national education and innovation competition, Samsung Solve for Tomorrow. Through this initiative, Samsung aims to cultivate a culture of innovative thinking and problem-solving among the youth of India, according to an official statement.
The inauguration of the second season of Samsung “Solve for Tomorrow” was attended by several dignitaries, including Alkesh Kumar Sharma, Secretary, MeitY and JongBum Park, President, CEO, Samsung Southwest Asia.
This year, the program is open to anyone in India aged 16-22 years who can submit their innovative, tech-enabled ideas aimed at transforming people’s lives. The competition has four themes – Education and Learning, Environment and Sustainability, Health and Wellness, and Diversity and Inclusion. Participants can apply for it on http://www.samsung.com/in/solvefortomorrow from April 4, 2023, until 5 pm on May 31, 2023.
The top three teams will be awarded Rs 1.5 crore to bring their ideas to fruition, while other participants who make it to the top 30 and top 10 will be rewarded at various stages of the program.