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  • !Google Maps Gets Real-Time Bus Info In Kolkata
    Google is known for making its services more relevant to the local market, be it in any country, and India is no different. We have seen regional language support rolled out by the tech giant and other features rolled out specifically for the country…
    - 8 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 10:32am -
  • !Google Pixel 2 May Get Qualcomm Snapdragon 836 SoC
    With competition rolling out stiff each passing day, every company is striving hard to pull in the best available technology in the smartphone industry. We recently saw HTC with Edge Sense, Asus ZenFone AR with Tango support and OnePlus 5 with Snapdr…
    - 9 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 9:33am -
  • !CleverPet Hub: Connected Game Console For Dogs
    A dog has been a man's best friend for centuries. Yet, most of us humans appear to be taking the canine friend for granted, always expecting them to react to our moods and seldom concerned about how they feel about having to wag their tails and showe…
    - 11 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 7:06am -
  • !Bingo Technologies Unveils Two Fitness Bands At Gifts World Expo 2017
    Bingo Technologies has recently unveiled a new range of fitness band by launching Bingo F1 and F2 at the Gifts World Expo 2017, held at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.Speaking about the new fitness bands, it is worth noting that both F1 and F2 are compat…
    - 13 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 5:25am -
  • Reliance Launches "Free" JioPhone In India
    Reliance has already shaken-up the Indian telecom market. Thanks to its insane low-cost and sometimes free offers, Vodafone and Airtel too have been dragged in a price-cut game that they may never win. So far, the only thing holding back the number o…
    - 3 days ago 21 Jul 17, 10:34am -

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  • Enterprise payments firm Airpay secures Series A funding from Kalaari Capital, others
    Mumbai-based payment services startup Airpay has raised Rs 24 crore ($3.6 million) as part of a Series A round led by Kalaari Capital and existing investors Rakesh and Rajesh Jhunjhunwala. The company, operated by Airpay Payment Services Pvt. Ltd, wi…
    - 21 Mar 17, 12:00pm -
  • Exclusive: Tiger Global may be part-exiting Flipkart with 3x return
    Tiger Global, the biggest investor in Flipkart, may have struck a deal with Microsoft and other new investors to sell a part of its stake in the e-commerce company in the latest fund-raising round that valued it at $9.3 billion pre-money, a person fa…
    - 21 Mar 17, 9:34am -
  • Two Bangalore women give a ‘clean’ twist to co-working spaces
    Co-working spaces – the idea of an open and communicative work culture – is finally picking up in the Indian startup ecosystem. The past two years have witnessed many startups, including Innov8, InstaOffice and 91springboard, venturing into this…
    - 21 Mar 17, 7:40am -
  • Bombay High Court bars taxi unions from disrupting Uber’s operations
    US-based Uber Technologies Inc’s India subsidiary Uber India Technologies Pvt. Ltd has obtained a restraining order from the Bombay High Court that prevents dissenting taxi union bodies from disrupting its operations in Mumbai. Mumbai’s taxi unio…
    - 21 Mar 17, 7:24am -
  • ShopClues looks to raise $75-100 mn in pre-IPO round
    Clues Network Pvt. Ltd, which runs e-commerce company ShopClues, is looking to raise $75-100 million (Rs 490-652 crore) in fresh funding even as it begins discussions with merchant banks for an initial public offering (IPO), a financial daily reporte…
    - 21 Mar 17, 6:42am -


  • !Info Edge reports Rs 64.23 crore profit for Q1-FY18; Charts
    Info Edge, which owns, Jeevansathi, 99Acres,, among others, has reported a net profit of Rs 64.23 crore for the quarter ended March 2017 (Q1 FY18). On a sequential basis, net profit was up 95.5% from Rs 32.86 crore, and on…
    - 7 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 11:53am -
  • !Mahindra & Mahindra set to enter cab aggregation space: report
    Vehicle manufacturer Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd is set to foray into ride-hailing and cab aggregation business, reports Times of India. Chairman Anand Mahindra told the publication that Mahindra intends to not only make the product like low cost, spacio…
    - 7 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 11:08am -
  • !A few things TRAI should do to improve data protection in telecom
    India’s telecom regulator now seems to be shifting focus on mobile apps and sensitive user info that the collect, as per this PTI report. TRAI Chairman R S Sharma was quoted as saying that TRAI is currently working on a consultation paper on how ap…
    - 8 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 10:18am -
  • !Uber India appoints Sanjay Gupta as Head of Marketing
    Online cab hailing service Uber, has appointed Sanjay Gupta as the Head of Marketing for Uber India at it’s office in Gurgaon. He will focus on strengthening Uber’s brand in India, the company said in a statement. Note according to his Linkedin p…
    - 9 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 9:50am -
  • !Yatra acquires Air Travel Bureau Ltd
    Yatra, the NASDAQ listed online travel company, has entered into an agreement to acquire Air Travel Bureau Ltd, which it says is India’s largest independent corporate travel services provider, with gross bookings of Rs 1500 crores, and a client bas…
    - 9 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 9:29am -

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  • !Yatra Acquires Corporate Travel Service Provider Air Travel Bureau (ATB)
    Gurugram-headquartered Yatra has acquired corporate travel service provider Air Travel Bureau (ATB) for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition strengthens Yatra’s presence in India’s burgeoning corporate travel sector. The deal, which has already…
    - 6 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 12:18pm -
  • !Indonesia Based Ecommerce Company Bhinneka To File An IPO In 2020
    Indonesia-based online electronics marketplace Bhinneka Mentari Dimensi is gearing up for an IPO by 2020. The company plans to offer 30% of its total shares as part of an initial public offering. The proceeds will go into expanding the company’s re…
    - 8 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 10:28am -
  • !Reliance Invests $64 Mn In Balaji Telefilms, Acquires 25% Stake
    Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries Limited has picked up almost 25% stake in Balaji Telefilms Limited (BTL). The funding is to speed up content development initiatives, especially for ALTBalaji, the video on-demand platform of Balaji Telefilms. A…
    - 8 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 10:08am -
  • !How 3D Live Photos App Movense Is Using Experiential Photography To Build Futuristic Tech
    When Apple launched the iPhone 6 in September 2015, the world went gaga over its Live Photo feature, introduced for the first time in any smartphone. But, around the same time, two NSIT third year students – Himanshu Singla and Gaurav Vij were sile…
    - 9 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 9:20am -
  • !Snapdeal Founders Push Sale To Infibeam To Retain Control
    Uncertainties continue to surround Snapdeal, as its proposed merger with Flipkart has hit yet another roadblock. As per recent reports, Snapdeal founders Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal are intent on merging with Internet and ecommerce conglomerate Infib…
    - 10 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 8:12am -

  • !Jaarvis Accelerators Launches Latest Initiative #Hack2Solve
    Jaarvis Accelerator launches #Hack2Solve, a series of events to facilitate hackers and start-up visionaries in transforming their ideas from a concept to a functioning product or prototype ready stage, which then would be made market ready and/or in…
    - 4 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 2:13pm -
  • !Grab to Raise $2.5 Billion from Softbank, Didi Chuxing
    24 July 2017, India: Southeast Asia’s Grab, Uber Technologies’s biggest rival is raising $2.5 billion in funding from Japan’s SoftBank and China’s top ride-hailing firm Didi Chuxing as per the report by The Wall Street Journal. The deal, whic…
    - 4 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 2:00pm -
  • !Reliance Acquires 25% Stakes in Balaji Telefilms for $64 Million Investment
    27 July 2017, India: Ekta Kapoor and Shobha Kapoor’s Balaji Telefilms have come to an agreement to sell 25% of the equity stakes to Reliance Industries Limited for a whopping $64 Million. Balaji Telefilms Chairman and yesteryear’s popular actor J…
    - 7 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 11:34am -
  • !Online Travel Company Yatra Acquires Air Travel Bureau
    24 July 2017, India: One of India’s leading online travel company Yatra has acquired corporate travel service provider company Air Travel Bureau (ATB) for an undisclosed amount. Dhruv Shringi, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Yatra Online, I…
    - 9 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 9:09am -
  • !Managing Director Naveen Surya Quits ItzCash to Start His Own Venture
    24 July 2017, India: After leading ItzCash for 12 long years, Managing Director Naveen Surya has decided to quit the company to start his own venture. He has informed the company and staff that his last day at the office will be 31st July, as per the…
    - 11 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 7:17am -

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