This was one of the busiest weeks in the world of technology. In the biggest news of the week, Mukesh Ambani-owned Reliance Jio made a few big announcements, Google declared its investment plans in India. The week also saw some launches from Vivo, Samsung, Realme and others.
At the 43rd annual general meeting of Reliance Industries, chairman and managing director Mukesh D Ambani made several announcements. These include ‘made in India’ Jio 5G network services that will go live for field deployment by next year; an Android-based operating system for affordable smartphones, Jio Glass for mixed reality technology and more
At the 2020 edition of its annual Google for India event, Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai announced that Google will invest around Rs 75,000 crore in India. The investment will be in the form of equity investments, partnerships, infrastructure and ecosystem investments.