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nielsen acquires indicus

Business insights provider Nielsen acquires Indian analytics firm

Indicus Analytics mines custom economic insights using analytics and data products.

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  • September 19, 2014
  • at 12:29 pm
haptik

India’s ‘WhatsApp for mobile customer support’ Haptik bags $1M

Haptik lets users get instant help for queries regarding products and services of 180 companies usin...

By Malavika Velayanikal

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  • September 18, 2014
  • at 10:25 pm
quikr

Classifieds portal Quikr gets $60M in fresh ammunition to take on OLX

Tiger Global coming on board as an investor will improve the odds of Indian startup Quikr in its bat...

By Malavika Velayanikal

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  • September 18, 2014
  • at 4:03 pm
where to get venture capital funds

5 new funds for startups from India’s tech biggies

Big Indian companies are getting into the corporate venture capital game. After all, who better than...

By Malavika Velayanikal

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  • September 18, 2014
  • at 1:00 pm
ecommerce in india

How tax query to Amazon opens a Pandora’s box for ecommerce in India

Amazon, Flipkart, and other ecommerce players have enjoyed a merry ride in India, and investments ha...

By Malavika Velayanikal

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  • September 17, 2014
  • at 4:59 pm
what is venture capital funding

Scale up your mind: What is venture capital funding and how does it work?

Venture capital funding can help a startup thrive, scale, and grow faster. But seeking it can be dau...

By Malavika Velayanikal

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  • September 16, 2014
  • at 1:45 pm
youtube

Download YouTube videos and watch them offline – if you’re in India

YouTube offline will resolve one of the main pain-points for budget smartphone users in India - unre...

By Malavika Velayanikal

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  • September 16, 2014
  • at 10:28 am
targetingmantra

They personalized Amazon. Now their startup has raised $1.1M to do it for other ecommerce sites

TargetingMantra, founded by former data scientists of Amazon, closed a seed funding of $1.1M from 50...

By Malavika Velayanikal

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  • September 16, 2014
  • at 8:25 am
Google Android One Micromax

5 reasons why Google’s Android One is a game-changer in budget smartphones

The budget smartphone market has just got shaken up again with the unveiling of Google's Android One...

By Malavika Velayanikal

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  • September 15, 2014
  • at 7:40 pm
ecommerce

Singapore’s hot online grocer RedMart sets foot in India

Japanese ecommerce giant Rakuten opened a development center in Bangalore in June. Now, so has Redma...

By Malavika Velayanikal

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  • September 11, 2014
  • at 2:44 pm

Filing for patents in India gets simpler

The Intellectual Property Office (IPO) in India is attempting to cut short the redtape around filing...

By Malavika Velayanikal

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  • September 11, 2014
  • at 12:10 pm
iPhone 6 india feature image

India has to wait till October 17 for iPhone 6 and 6 Plus

Apple fans in India will have to wait for a month more than their US counterparts for the snazzy iPh...

By Malavika Velayanikal

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  • September 10, 2014
  • at 12:14 pm
redmi1S pic

No letup in Indian craze for ‘Apple of China': Xiaomi’s Redmi 1S sells out in 4.5s

Second lot of Xiaomi's Redmi 1S sells out in 4.5 seconds flat in India, hours before the unveiling o...

By Malavika Velayanikal

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  • September 9, 2014
  • at 8:33 pm
apple craze

With iPhone 6, Apple joins a queue to feed craze for large-screen smartphones in India

Apple has lost out on the smartphone boom in India. The iPhone 6 will try to correct that with large...

By Malavika Velayanikal

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  • September 8, 2014
  • at 1:11 pm
iwatch

Apple’s iWatch is just the icing: $502M invested in wearables this year

Apple's entry into this space heats up wearables by several degrees, and we could see another rush o...

By Malavika Velayanikal

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  • September 8, 2014
  • at 11:19 am
spying surveillance

This is how creepily Big Brother is watching you in India

India’s central government issues over 100,000 telephone interception orders every year. The state...

By Malavika Velayanikal

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  • September 5, 2014
  • at 3:11 pm
mymo

Can a fitness tracker which rewards users solve the problem of wearable tech?

Tupelo's mymo, a new wearable tech device that launched in India yesterday, lets users cash in steps...

By Malavika Velayanikal

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  • September 4, 2014
  • at 6:35 pm
smartphones in india

Who will take the mcommerce tide in India at its flood?

India's ecommerce players are busy figuring out the ways to score in a diverse mobile-first market. ...

By Malavika Velayanikal

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  • September 3, 2014
  • at 12:57 pm