After introducing the Mi3 and Redmi 1s phones, Chinese smartphone manufacture Xiaomi, has launched two new smartphones in India – Redmi Note & Redmi Note 4G priced at INR 8,999 and INR 9,999 respectively.
Sex is still a taboo in the land of Kamasutra, the story is a lot different in the online world. Where many adults are still shy to ask for a contraceptive in a drug store, the rise of online intimate product stores have come to their aid.
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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.
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).
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.
Twitter Co-founder Biz Stone has launched a new app ‘Super‘ for Android and iOS devices that allows users to share pictures, thoughts, ideas, statements and recommendations with friends as well as social networking sites Facebook, Twitter and Flickr.
Facebook seems to be focusing on mobility more than ever. First Social Network, then Messenger, Paper, Slingshot, Mentions and so on.
Nokia is back in devices businesses after selling off its mobile handset business to Microsoft for USD 7.2 billion. The company has now launched an Android N1 tablet supporting Android Lollipop for an estimated price of USD 249.
Ephemeral messaging app Snapchat has partnered with mobile payment company Square to launch a new payment service Snapcash.
The newly launched service allows Snapchat users to link their debit cards to their account and send money to a contact by starting a chat on smartphone, typing the dollar sign, entering an amount, and hitting the green button, Snapchat wrote in its official Blog Post.
Following on the lines of Google, Microsoft and LinkedIn, Facebook is extending its network from social to professional world.
Shown Above: Kumar Mangalam Birla
After Ratan Tata’s recent ventures in e-commerce, Kumar Mangalam Birla, chairman of the USD 40 billion Aditya Birla group, is looking to enter in to Indian e-commerce market with plans to either acquire e-retailers or to launch a new stand alone e-commerce project.
RWL Healthworld Ltd. (formerly known as Religare Wellness Ltd), an Indian healthcare retailer, which operates a chain of over 100 retail stores across India, has launched its e-commerce portal Religare Wellness.