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Modi in US: Major Announcements for Digital India

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Silicon Valley has also come with some major announcements like Wi-Fi in railways stations and broadband connectivity in villages. PM Modi is one of the first Indian leader who managed to speak to a host of Fortune 500 CEOs, during his second US visit. He met Microsoft’s CEO Satya Nadella, Google’s CEO Sundar ...

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NASA, Nissan Team Up to Develop Self-Driving ‘Robo-Cars’

The US space agency and the automaker Nissan are joining hands to develop a self-driving, zero emission autonomous cars for earth and eventually to space with a five-year partnership. Nissan and NASA will test autonomous cars at the US space agency’s Ames ResearchCentre in Sunnyvale, California. NASA researchers will be working with Nissan’s research unit in Silicon Valley, they said ...

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Confidence levels dip among Venture Capitalists in Silicon Valley and China

The Silicon Valley Venture Capitalist Confidence Index for the third quarter of 2011, based on a September 2011 survey of 33 San Francisco Bay Area venture capitalists, registered 3.41 on a 5 point scale (with 5 indicating high confidence and 1 indicating low confidence). This quarter’s index dropped significantly from the previous quarter’s reading of 3.66 and marks the second ...

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