Posts Tagged: India


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India’s fashion e-commerce site Myntra gets $50 million funding ahead of potential merger with Flipkart

Bangalore-based fashion e-commerce site Myntra today announced it raised $50 million led by Premji Invest. The money will be used to “st...

  • February 6, 2014
  • at 2:54 pm
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Report: led by China, Asian countries are the world’s biggest online spenders

Consumers in Asia Pacific will spend more money online than North America for the first time ever this year, according to a new report from...

  • February 5, 2014
  • at 2:44 pm
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Jabong funding

Rocket Internet’s clothing e-store for India raises $100 million in funding

Jabong, one of India’s top online clothing stores, has secured $100 million (Rs 628 crore) in funding, according to the Economic Times...

  • February 5, 2014
  • at 12:09 pm
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Japan’s Terra Motors brings a $29,000 super electric scooter to India

Japan’s Terra Motors Corporation today released its Kiwami electric bikes in India.

  • January 28, 2014
  • at 9:48 pm
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Over 2,000 doctors later, patient management app gets $440k funding boost

OurHealthMate, a Singapore and India-based startup with an electronic health record (EMR) system for doctors and an online marketplace for m...

  • January 28, 2014
  • at 7:00 am
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India's Micromax enter Russia, aims to be a top 4 phone brand this year

India’s Micromax enters Russia, aims to be a top 4 phone brand this year

Just as it promised a few months ago, Indian phone-maker Micromax today started operations in Russia. The official launch in the country bri...

  • January 23, 2014
  • at 9:53 pm
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Hashtaag - now you can get crowdsourced help in evaluating your startup idea

Now you can get crowdsourced help in evaluating your startup idea

Last week, I happened to come across this interesting new site called Hashtaag. It’s designed to assist startups, creative people, inn...

  • January 22, 2014
  • at 12:06 pm
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India’s Micromax launches a phone that pays you to watch advertisements

In what could be described as a trendsetting move, Indian mobile device maker Micromax has launched its new Canvas Mad A94 model, which come...

  • January 20, 2014
  • at 3:09 pm
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India’s ZengaTV will start making mobile apps for celebrities, and its first client is a porn star

Zenga, the video-on-demand service for mobile and TV, has begun developing celebrity-themed apps that help connect stars to their fans. The ...

  • January 17, 2014
  • at 7:45 pm
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Apple resurrects the discontinued iPhone 4 just for India, Indonesia, and Brazil

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) will resume manufacturing of the iPhone 4 specifically for sale in India, Indonesia, and Brazil, according to sources c...

  • February 6, 2014
  • at 11:30 am
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Report: 4 of 5 countries most hooked on VPNs are in Asia

A virtual private network (VPN) is a way for users to securely access a private network and share data remotely through public networks. In ...

  • February 5, 2014
  • at 12:30 pm
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OPPO launches in India

Chinese phone-maker Oppo set to launch tomorrow in India

Chinese phone-maker Oppo is set to launch officially in India tomorrow, bringing its Android-based smartphones to a massive new audience. Op...

  • January 29, 2014
  • at 7:59 pm
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Mxit India launch

Popular South African messaging app Mxit to take on WhatsApp and WeChat in India

The popular South African mobile messaging app Mxit has launched in India today. Mxit (pronounced as ‘Mix it’) has apps for iOS, Android...

  • January 28, 2014
  • at 9:30 pm
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Intex Aqua Curve

Indian company launches a $200 curved smartphone like LG and Samsung, but you get what you pay for

Following in the footsteps of Samsung and LG, Indian IT brand Intex today launched an Android-powered smartphone called the Aqua Curve. Pa...

  • January 27, 2014
  • at 10:19 pm
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India doubled its number of mobile phone launches in the past year (INFOGRAPHIC)

91mobiles, the Indian gadget research and pricing website, just came out with an excellent report on the state of mobile devices in the coun...

  • January 23, 2014
  • at 2:00 pm
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India still leads global outsourcing sector, Philippines a close 2nd

Throughout Asia as well as globally, India and the Philippines have both been popular destinations for business process outsourcing (BPO) by...

  • January 20, 2014
  • at 4:30 pm
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CommonFloor $10 million funding

Indian property listings site CommonFloor gets $10 million in fresh funds

About six months after Indian property portal CommonFloor raised $7.5 million in funding from Accel Partners and Tiger Global Management, th...

  • January 20, 2014
  • at 1:29 pm
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Indian undergrads create a highly accurate gesture motion control device, but how does it compare to Leap Motion?

The age of computer mice and their pads might soon come to an end. With gesture-control enabled by devices like the Leap Motion and Xbox Kin...

  • January 15, 2014
  • at 5:36 pm
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