NEW DELHI: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will soon come out with a mobile app that will read out the denomination of currency notes for the visually-challenged population. The central bank has started the process of scouting for a vendor that can develop the mobile application for aiding the visually impaired inRead More →

Two new large studies, released within a week of one another, provide valuable insight into the current state of local digital marketing. FreshChalk published an analysis of 150,000 local business websites and SOCi conducted a Localized Social Marketing benchmarking analysis (registration required) of 163 leading franchise brands in ten vertical categories. What they reveal,Read More →

David Marcus, the Facebook exec who helped hatch its Libra digital currency project, said a managing director with experience in government and central banking would be a great leader for the independent group that will actually oversee the currency. “We need someone who knows how economies tend to work, who understands howRead More →

More trouble for Reliance ADAG (Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group) as PwC (PricewaterhouseCoopers) resigned as one of the statutory auditors of two of its companies- Reliance Capital and Reliance Home Finance. According to a Reliance Capital stock filing, PwC said that it did not receive a satisfactory response to certain observationsRead More →