TECH OBSERVER - Google has backed India's ShareChat with $300M in fresh funding. As per initial estimates, the valuation of the social media platform is pegged at ~$5B. ShareChat currently has 180M monthly active users. The firm also counts Twitter and Snap among its investors. If the bid by Musk to buy Twitter goes through, Musk will have potentially a stake of between 6% and 8% in ShareChat.