Posts Tagged: India



Indian Messaging App GupShup Goes Multi-Lingual With 9 Local Languages

In a bid to expand its reach among non-English and non-Hindi speaking mobile users in India, locally-made mobile messaging app GupShup is go...

  • August 1, 2013
  • at 5:40 pm
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India’s Upcoming PRISM Gets a Boost With Israeli Interception Tools Deal

It’s already clear that India will have a Central Monitoring System (CMS) put in place later this year to monitor phone and internet commu...

  • July 30, 2013
  • at 11:05 am
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Tata INCUBATE

Tata Elxsi Picks Big V Telecom As First Startup in New INCUB@TE Program

Tata Elxsi, India’s leading design company and part of the $100 billion Tata Group, has signed Big V Telecom for its recently announced in...

  • July 24, 2013
  • at 9:50 pm
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How Rocket Internet is Encouraging Coupon Clipping in India

Coupon clipping is not dying off in the digital age. Indeed, as seen in India, coupons remain a huge attraction to e-commerce store users. T...

  • July 23, 2013
  • at 5:30 pm
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Ctaare Indian fashion store

This Indo-Australian E-Commerce Startup Takes Indian Fashion to the World

Fashion e-commerce is as endlessly diverse as clothing itself. It means that sites can explore lots of fashionable niches in search of a spe...

  • July 23, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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Zomato new launches

Restaurant Review Site Zomato Gets More Social and Adds 5 New Cities

Restaurant review site Zomato is starting off the week by adding five new cities in three countries to its listings. This sees Zomato enteri...

  • July 22, 2013
  • at 10:10 am
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VentureNursery season 3 startups

India’s VentureNursery Takes in 5 New Startups For Its Next Accelerator

We’ve seen two promising Indian startups get seed funding recently and both were graduates of VentureNursery. So the angel-backed startup ...

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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FindYogi Secures Funding To Help Consumers Find Gadgets Online

FindYogi just cost $92,000 to tackle India's burgeoning e-commerce market. The e-commerce search market is getting competitive.

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 11:30 am
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Pearson, Village Capital Offer $75,000 Funding to Indian ‘Edupreneurs’

Pearson Affordable Learning Fund and Village Capital are putting $75,000 into funding Indian edupreneurs.

  • July 17, 2013
  • at 9:24 pm
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FoodPanda Asia

Foodpanda Adds New Restaurant Chains in Malaysia, Preps More Cities in India

Rocket Internet’s Foodpanda is on its bike again, prepping expansion to three new cities in India soon, and today adding two major restaur...

  • August 1, 2013
  • at 1:59 pm
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India’s Music Sharing App Nwplyng is Bringing Real Life Incentives with ‘Artist Records’

With content sharing dominated by Twitter for micro-blogging, Instagram for photos and Foursquare for location, developers are now racing to...

  • July 25, 2013
  • at 6:00 pm
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Line Officially Launches in India With New TV Ads

Line: We’ve Added 5 Million New Users in India Since Rolling Out TV Ads

At the start of this month we noted that NHN’s smash-hit social messaging app Line had rolled out TV adverts in India. So how’s that goi...

  • July 24, 2013
  • at 12:55 pm
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Singapore social, mobile agency Techsailor acquired by India’s To The New

Techsailor, a Singapore-based company offering social, location and mobile media services, has been been acquired by To The New, a digital s...

  • July 23, 2013
  • at 2:44 pm
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Facebook’s Big Push Onto Asia’s Feature Phones Nets 100 Million Users

Looks like the Asian Facebook population is united in how they want to access their Facebook accounts.

  • July 22, 2013
  • at 5:45 pm
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If More Than Half the Population of the World Lives in This Circle, Asia is the Future of Startups

Sign Of The Times? Investments in Asia Increase, Investments In Silicon Valley Decrease

It looks like investments are slowing down in the Valley and speeding up in Asia. That's good news for entrepreneurs and investors in the gr...

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 4:30 pm
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NoonSwoon Helps Singles in Thailand Meet Their Match Through Facebook Friends

“All the single ladies (and gents), now put your hands up!” Alright, not to go too crazy with Beyonce’s song but if you’re single an...

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Nokia sales in China and Asia, 2013

Struggling Nokia Sells Only 4.1M Phones in China in Q2, 20.2M Across Asia-Pacific

How low can Nokia go? Even lower, it seems. According to Nokia’s (HEL:NOK1V; NYSE:NOK) newly released Q2 2013 financials, Greater China an...

  • July 18, 2013
  • at 6:52 pm
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Rocket Internet Gets $500 Million Funding

Watch Out Asia, Rocket Internet Reveals It Raised $1.3 Billion So Far This Year

Germany’s startup dynamo that’s plotting world domination, Rocket Internet, has netted $500 million – yes, half a billion – ...

  • July 16, 2013
  • at 5:07 pm
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