A Thousand TikTok s A Thousand Cuts-Blaise Fernandes

The mid-July ban by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MEITY) on TikTok, the Chinese short form social media app, on account of national security, was also the trigger for domestic innovation. After the ban over half a dozen domestic short form video apps and domestic platforms with integrated short form video features have been launched and seen exponential growth – alongside global apps.

Short form video apps are used by 45% of the 600 million internet users in India. Local short form video apps are also riding the Digital India investment wave, with millions of dollars pouring in.  

Given that TikTok is currently valued at $50 bn /~Rs. 3.75 Lakh cr. and the Chinese entity Kuaishou Technology received a valuation of $60.9 bn /~Rs. 4.56 Lakh cr., the valuations party has just begun for short form video apps in India.

Short form video apps are also expected to

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West Chicago welcomes Alton Industry Ltd. Group to DuPage Business Center

A grand opening of Alton Industry Ltd. Group last month in West Chicago was cause for celebration. The new 192,880 square foot build-to-suit warehouse and office facility located in the DuPage Business Center will serve as Alton Industry Ltd. Group’s new North American headquarters and its main logistics center. The company has invested over $15 million in the project and looks forward to growing its business in West Chicago.

Alton Industry Ltd. Group, which has been in business for 20 years, designs, manufactures and distributes tools and hardware for the consumer, professional, and commercial markets. It distributes products in over 80 different countries in all regions of the world, and provides products under license for DeWalt, Stanley, Porter Cable, Craftsman, Briggs & Stratton and Black & Decker, as well as other private labels.

“We are thrilled that Alton Industry Ltd. Group has joined the ranks of other successful businesses in

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Global Cancer/Tumor Profiling Market Trends, Forecast, and Competitive Analysis Report 2021 – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–()–The “Cancer/Tumor Profiling Market Report: Trends, Forecast, and Competitive Analysis” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

The global cancer/tumor profiling market is expected to grow with a CAGR of 11% to 2024.

The future of cancer/tumor profiling market looks promising with opportunities in the clinical applications and research applications industries.

The major growth drivers for this market are growing demand for cancer profiling method by oncologists to diagnose cancers, rise in adoption of cancer biomarkers for tumor profiling, the increasing utility of biomarkers in tumor profiling, increasing cancer patients across the globe, and growth in the use of next-generation sequencing technique for cancer profiling.

The study includes the cancer/tumor profiling market size and forecast for the global cancer/tumor profiling market through 2024, segmented by application, technology, cancer type, biomarker type, and region.

Some of the cancer/tumor profiling companies profiled in this report include Illumina, Qiagen, HTG

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Google Maps gets dark theme on its android app for users around the globe

Google Maps is finally getting dark theme on its Android app for users around the globe.

“What do we want? Dark theme! Where do we want it? Google Maps!,” Google wrote in a tweet via its Android handle.

While Google has been testing the dark mode for Google Maps since September last year, the global rollout for Android users has begun now.

The night mode is meant to provide “your eyes a much-needed break” and help conserve battery life.

To enable the dark theme, all you need to do is tap your profile icon in the top right corner in Google Maps, look for theme settings in the list of configuration options, and then enable the entry that activates the dark mode.

Users need to download the latest version of Android OS, that is, version 10.61.2, to access this feature.


The Google Maps in dark model features a super-dark
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