In order to strengthen its position in 3-D printing space, Autodesk is opening a USD 100 million fund called Spark Investment Fund for start-ups and designers which are interested in developing hardware, software, material, marketplaces and maker spaces over the next several years.
A new tale has been added to the list of humorous stories available about the Indian e-commerce websites. Usually buyers complain about the products that haven’t been delivered, or sizing issues or not product not looking as shown in the image.
Online exam preparation site Testbook, has secured INR 1.5 crore led by a Delhi based investor, Utsav Somani and MD of Carlyle Group, Shankar Narayanan along with other angels from different sectors.
Car rental service provider, Zoom, has raised USD 8 million in funding led by Sequoia Capital with participation from former Infosys CFO Mohandas Pai and Manipal Group’s head of corporate affairs Abhay Jain.
New Delhi-based startup, AdPushup that provides A/B testing of ads has secured USD 632,000 in angel round of funding led by Kima Ventures, Paras Chopra (Founder, Wingify/VWO), Amit Ranjan (Co-founder, SlideShare).
Lenovo and Google announced today that Lenovo’s acquisition of Motorola Mobility from Google is complete for a deal amount of USD 2.91 billion.
On Wednesday, a UK-based suicide prevention charity ‘Samaritans’ has released a free app which will keep a close eye on Twitter for signs of people feeling depressed or struggling to cope up with life.
Sweden’s Truecaller, an online collaborative phone directory has unveiled a smart dialer app Truedialer for Android. The newly launched app offers relevant information about people a user wants to call and saves information to their phonebook for later use.
According to the latest report by the marketing intelligence firm, International Data Corporation (IDC), Xiaomi has emerged as the new star in the smartphone world.
Twitter and IBM has announced a partnership to allow enterprises to incorporate Twitter data into IBM’s various software platforms to make better decisions.
On Wednesday, Phonebloks released a video that showed first prototype from Google Project Ara, a free, open hardware platform for creating highly modular smartphones.
Google is moving further ahead with its initiatives in healthcare technology. At the Wall Street Journal Digital conference, Google Inc.
BSkyB Invests USD 7 million in Whistle Sports
After putting USD 5 million in Native ad company Sharethrough, British Broadcaster BSkyB has now invested USD 7 million in US-based You Tube video network, Whistle Sports.
Cigital Inc., a Washington headquartered software security services and solutions company, on Wednesday announced the acquisition of cloud-based application testing service provider, iViZ Security for an undisclosed amount.
Amidst of constant media coverage on every social, political or national issue, the social media users always have their interesting take on such discussions.
As it has been all over the news, this festive season was the time for Indian e-commerce. As the industry matures, so do the consumers.
Shown Above: WhatsApp co-founders Jan Koum (L) and Brian Acton(R)
In a filing Tuesday, social networking company Facebook said that Whats App lost around USD 230 million in the first half of the year on revenue of USD 15 million despite having 600 million users.
Online gadget research and comparison site, 91mobiles has raised close to USD 1 million in a pre-Series A round from a set of investors led by India Quotient.
On Tuesday, Bangalore city railway station had officially been announced as the country’s first WiFi equipped train station which will provide high speed internet to the passengers, as shared in a release by PTI.
On Tuesday, Google announced the release of Google Fit APIs for Android, Android Wear and the web for developers to build and publish apps for users on Google Play.