Nile River Venture Partners has created a handbook for startups in India looking for funding. Like mentioned in the deck above, as per International Business Times, India’s 3,100 startups today make the country the third-largest base of startups, just behind America and Britain.
Brands have realized that social networks offer an opportunity to interact directly with the consumers. Beyond just trying to interact with a tweet, often a more direct road to social success is to engage with customers more comprehensively in other locations – and social listening shows you the way.
TBOX is a mobile app that helps users to Clean their SMS inbox – manage promotional messages and Display SMS messages in user-friendly format.
IndiaMart Revamps Itself to Match the Buyers with the Suppliers; Ropes in Actor Irrfan Khan for their Brand CampaignLeave a Reply
After launching a social media campaign #AaramKiTune recently to engage Indian online population, online marketplace IndiaMART, which has over 3.5 crore products listed on the platform, is all revamped to become the prime destination to marry the buyers with the right suppliers.
Rocket Internet backed Tripda, an online ride sharing marketplace that connects people who need a ride to drivers who have empty seats in their cars, is entering India.
Deal Roundup: Google Acquires RelativeWave, Ad Optimization Startup Boost Media Closes USD 19M and MoreLeave a Reply
RelativeWave Gets Acquired by Google and Makes its App Design Tool Free for Mac Users
RelativeWave which created ‘interaction design and prototyping” Mac app called Form has been acquired by Google for an undisclosed amount.
According to Google’s annual online shopping growth trends report released on Thrusday, done in a collaboration with Forrester Research, India will have 100 million online shoppers including 40 million women, by 2016.
Amazon is planning to enter into travel e-commerce and is expected to launch its own travel service for booking hotels and resorts in major cities.
After making investments in Indian e-commerce companies Housing.com, Ola and Snapdeal, Japanese Corporation Softbank has now led a USD 50 million funding round in Australia based Bigcommerce.
Chinese smartphone and telecommunication equipment manufacturer Huawei will launch a joint innovation program with Singapore telecommunications and multimedia company, SingTel to develop 5G technology.
Flipkart founders Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal have invested in a Bangalore based offline games startup, MadRat Games. The company has raised around USD 1 million in a fresh funding round, the other investors who participated includes the founders of IT outsourcing firm GlobalLogic – Rajul Garg, Sanjay Singh, Manoj Agarwala and Tarun Upadhyay.
On Thursday, Mozilla Corporation, maker of Firefox browser has signed a five-year strategic partnership with Yahoo that makes Yahoo the default search experience for Firefox in the United States on mobile and desktop.
Apple has geared up for another battle against Google, as it has started selling its Ecobee3 smart Wi-Fi thermostat with a price of USD 249 on Amazon.
US based on-demand car service, Uber has launched a new low-cost service for India called Uber Go. This new offering is sure to compete Ola, TaxiForSure and even auto rickshaws in most parts of the country.This is expected to be rolled out across 10 Indian cities and will be 15-20% cheaper than its UberX line.
Google has revealed a machine-learning system that can automatically create captions after recognizing the content in images, by using Natural Language Processing (NLP).
SoftBank has found another Indian E-commerce company to add to its investment portfolio in under one month. After making investments in Ola and Snapdeal, the Japanese Corporation has now led a USD 100 million funding round, by investing USD 70 million in Housing.com and has acquired a 30% stake in the online realty portal, as per the reports.
LittleBits Electronics, a company aiming to democratize hardware, on Tuesday announced the launch of the IoT enabled Smart Home Kit, to turn any home into smart home.
California-based biotech firm, Organovo on Tuesday announced the launch of 3D printed liver tissue for pre-clinical drug discovery testing.
India based, restaurant listing site Zomato, has raised USD 60 million in series E round led by Vy capital, Info Edge Limited and Sequoia Capital.