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Mastodon, others emerge as options in SM space


While it’s not clear if the Twitter drama is causing many users to leave — in fact, having a front-row seat to the chaos may prove entertaining to some — lesser-known sites Mastodon and even Tumblr are emerging as new (or renewed) alternatives. Here’s a look at some of them. Another option, Counter Social, also...

Indian-origin tech executive Sriram Krishnan “helping out” Elon Musk revamp Twitter


Sriram Krishnan, an Indian-origin technology executive, is “helping out” Twitter’s new owner Elon Musk as he makes changes in the social media giant following its acquisition by the billionaire entrepreneur. Krishnan is a general partner at Silicon Valley venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz (a16z). “Now that the word is out: I’m helping out @elonmusk with...

At 90, Indians top list of US unicorns’ immigrant founders


Bengaluru: Indians are creating unicorns not just in India, they are doing it in the US too. A study by Ilya A Strebulaev, professor of finance at Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business, finds that 90 out of 1,078 founders across 500 US unicorns were born in India. Strebulaev’s data covers US unicorns between 1997 and 2019. He tweeted...

4 Indian Americans make it to Fortune 40 Under 40 list


New York: They are from diverse backgrounds but four Indian Americans Raj Kannappan, Amit Paley, Akila Raman and Rohan Seth—all under 40 years of age—have made it to the Fortune 40 Under 40 list for 2021 comprising people who “are paving the way for what comes next.”  Entrepreneurs, influencers, creators, executives and game changers who have shaped the...