What Jeff Bezos Will Do Next

Andreas Milano

On Feb. 22-23, DealBook will convene some of the sharpest minds in business and policy for our DealBook DC Policy Project. Join us from anywhere in the world, free of charge. Register today.

Jeff Bezos made waves yesterday when he announced plans to step down as Amazon’s C.E.O. later this year, naming a top lieutenant, Andy Jassy, as his successor. Mr. Bezos will still exert a lot of influence as executive chairman of the e-commerce giant he founded, making the shift symbolically important but perhaps not a major practical change.

“As much as I

Read More

YourPhysio Raises $350,000 In Pre-Seed Funding Round Led By Better Capital

Andreas Milano

The platform aims to use the funding to grow its engineering and customer experience team to establish a robust platform for scale

Free Book Preview Money-Smart Solopreneur

This book gives you the essential guide for easy-to-follow tips and strategies to create more financial success.

3 min read

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own.

You’re reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.

Online physiotherapy and pain relief startup YourPhysio on Wednesday announced to have raised $350,000 in a pre-seed funding round led by Better Capital. The round also saw participation from Snapdeal founders Kunal

Read More

Kuaishou IPO showcases a video app for non-billionaires

Andreas Milano

a hand holding a cellphone: Kuaishou

© Provided by Quartz

When Chinese short video app Kuaishou marked its ninth anniversary in June, its promotional video for the platform didn’t feature well-known celebrities or youthful influencers. Instead, Kuaishou invited Huang Chunsheng, a 50-year-old user living in a small northern city, to be its face.

“Don’t pass by ordinary people with indifference,” said Huang Chunsheng, wearing a suit and standing against a backdrop of videos uploaded by Kuaishou users. “There are people dancing in the mountains, and those singing in vegetable plots…Technology has offered the opportunity for the silent majority to break up their silence, and

Read More

PC Cases Catch Fire, Company Responsible Eventually Apologises

Andreas Milano

There have been complaints for a few months now that one of PC case company NZXT’s products has been catching fire. This week, the company has finally apologised and removed the case from its store.

The issues concerned their H1 case, which is basically a very big, Xbox Series X-like box. As OC3D report, “It looks like the screws on the H1’s PCIe Riser Card are causing a short circuit, causing sparks to fly, smoke to generate and burns on the H1’s PCIe riser card.”

One owner managed to film the short circuit taking place, complete with ensuing

Read More

Lenovo Q3 2020: Working from home prompts record-breaking results

Andreas Milano

Lenovo has recorded “record” Q3 2020 financial results with group revenue climbing 22% year-on-year.

On Wednesday, the Hong Kong-based PC maker published its third-quarter earnings, including revenue of $17.2 billion — up 22% year-on-year — and basic earnings per share (EPS) of $3.31 (25.66 HK cents). 

In Q2 2020, Lenovo reported revenues of $14.5 billion — up 7% year-on-year — and $2.59 EPS. 

The tech giant says that Q3 2020 marks a “second consecutive record-breaking quarter, with revenue, pre-tax income, and net income all reporting record highs.”

“Lenovo’s sustained growth has been boosted by the company’s innovative product portfolio adapting

Read More

Vodafone’s confidence increases after return to growth

Andreas Milano

LONDON (Reuters) -Vodafone’s organic service revenue returned to growth in the mobile phone company’s third quarter, with a rise of 0.4% soundly beating analysts’ expectations for a fall of 0.1% and bolstering confidence in the group’s outlook.

Chief Executive Nick Read said there was momentum across the business, including in its largest market Germany.

“Our good trading performance underscores our confidence in the outlook for the full year,” he said on Wednesday.

The world’s second largest mobile operator reiterated its guidance for adjusted earnings for the year to end-March of 14.4 billion to 14.6 billion euros, compared with 14.5 billion

Read More