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    1. Mahatma Gandhi’s Most Important Teaching For An Entrepreneur: Patience

      - Mahatma Gandhi

      Since 1835, Britishers had imposed a weird ‘Salt Tax’ on Indians; according to which anyone who made salt need to pay a heavy tax if he wishes to sell it inside India. Obviously such a mechanism was implied by the English rulers so that the English tradesmen gain advantage over Indian tradesmen. Protests and demonstrations were happening ever since this tax was introduced, but not substantial output was achieved.

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    2. The Entrepreneur’s Guide of Persuasion Techniques [Introduction]

      - Jenny Mollen

      Long back during the industrial age, entrepreneurs worked with machines and human being were just a means to manage those machines. In case any worker got injured or died, the entrepreneur only had to replace one worker with the other. The vendors and the suppliers of raw materials as well as the customers, all worked as per the rules of the machines.

      No wonder it was called the Industrial Age, the age of industries and machines.

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    3. India, US state explore cooperation in science, cyber security

      India, US state explore cooperation in science, cyber security

      US state of Maryland and India have explored opportunities for cooperation in areas such as, information technology, cyber security, biotechnology, life sciences and aviation, its governor said.

      Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley and Prime Minister Narendra Modi discussed this during the latter’s recent five-day US visit. ”Both leaders explored the opportunities for cooperation in areas such as, information technology, cyber security, biotechnology, life sciences and aviation,” a statement said.

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    4. Rural subscriber base of 6 telcos grew marginally to 30.47 crore

      Rural subscriber base of 6 telcos grew marginally to 30.47 crore

      The rural subscriber base of six GSM operators grew marginally by about half a per cent in August to 30.47 crore, as per data released by industry body COAI today.

      “The total number of rural subscribers as of August 2014 reached 304.73 million (30.473 crore). Rural subscriber net additions in August 2014 was 1.63 million (16 lakhs) with 0.54 percent increase from previous month,” GSM industry body Cellular Operators Association of India said in the report.

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    5. High Court seeks clear-cut answers from Centre on its email policy

      High Court seeks clear-cut answers from Centre on its email policy

      The Delhi High Court today directed the Centre to provide “concrete and clear-cut answers” to its queries regarding evolving of an email policy for government departments as well as taxation of websites like Facebook and Google for services offered by them here. “What about your email policy? How long will it remain under consideration? Data is going all over the world. We want concrete and clear-cut answers.

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    6. Samsung Galaxy Note 4 to launch in India on October 10

      Samsung Galaxy Note 4 to launch in India on October 10

      Last week, a report surfaced online claiming that Samsung was planning on launching the Galaxy Note 4 in India within the next two weeks. Today, the South Korean company has laid all speculations to rest by quietly publishing an infographic on its Facebook page, revealing that the flagship phablet will launch in India on October 10.

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    1. The use of cloud services is often not approved because there is a feeling that cloud service security is insufficient universally.
      By Rajiv Gupta
    2. We found that our employees were using multiple file-sharing services and that many of these services posed a risk to the organization.
      By Brian Lillie
    3. I will like to assure that it is our utmost concern too.
      By Shripad Yesso Naik
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      By Adam Zeng
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