Posts Tagged: India


mojostreet

India’s Check-in Service Mojostreet Finds One Mobile Platform Outperforms Others

Earlier this year we told you about Indian location-based service Mojostreet, a promising start-up that received $350,000 in funding in Apri...

  • November 15, 2011
  • at 10:08 am
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Deals And You Raises $17 Million Funding from Mayfield Fund and Norwest Venture Partners

Group buying website Deals and You has raised $17 million from a group of investors, led by Mayfield Fund and Norwest Venture Partners ̵...

  • November 11, 2011
  • at 8:40 pm
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MapmyIndia Will Lead You to Businesses, Places, With New ShowNearby App

Today, MapmyIndia has launched a useful location-based service (LBS) app called ShowNearby that leads users to nearby places and venues, suc...

  • November 10, 2011
  • at 8:30 pm
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Facebook: India to be Number 1 User-Base Soon, With Booming Mobile Usage

Facebook’s VP for mobile, Vaughan Smith, has expressed his great confidence in India, saying that the country will likely rise to be F...

  • November 10, 2011
  • at 12:30 pm
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Acquia Looking to Spread the Word of Drupal in Asia

I’m reading a couple of reports this evening (Economic Times, e27) that Drupal development company Acquia, founded by Dries Buytaert, ...

  • November 9, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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Wikipedia Sets Up Its First Overseas Office in India

Wikimedia Foundation, the non-profit organization that manages the global, crowd-sourced online encyclopedia Wikipedia, has set up its fir...

  • November 6, 2011
  • at 3:48 pm
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Luxury E-commerce Indian Start-up, Brandmile, Profits Within 10 Months

Luxury goods tend to be tough for many wallets to handle. But Brandmile, an e-commerce start-up in India, found a way to make luxury goods (...

  • October 31, 2011
  • at 9:00 am
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A Hopeful Nokia, with New Asha Phones, Looks to India

When Nokia (NYSE:NOK; HEL:NOK1V) unveiled a bunch of new feature phones at the recent Nokia World event, there seemed to be two recurring th...

  • October 28, 2011
  • at 6:33 pm
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Mumbai Tops in India Internet Users, But Rural on the Rise [REPORT]

A new report from the IMRB and IAMAI on the Internet in India concludes that Mumbai is the nation’s top Internet-using city. According...

  • October 25, 2011
  • at 3:15 pm
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PC Industry Shows Double-Digit Q3 Growth in India [Report]

New numbers from research firm Gartner on the PC market in India say that there’s an increase of nearly 13 percent in the units shippe...

  • November 12, 2011
  • at 12:00 pm
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Amazon Reportedly Entering India With a Marketplace Approach. Why?

We know already that Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) is entering the Indian market pretty soon. But the approach the online retail giant is taking to...

  • November 11, 2011
  • at 7:00 pm
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Micromax A85, from a Chinese OEM, is India’s Cheapest Android Dual-Core Smartphone

India’s up-and-coming telco Micromax is about to make its first move into the higher-end smartphone segment with the new A85, an Nvidi...

  • November 10, 2011
  • at 4:30 pm
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China’s UCWeb Browser Has Sights Set on India

Recently we’ve been bringing you some information about the success of China’s UCWeb mobile browser, which after success in Chin...

  • November 9, 2011
  • at 11:00 pm
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Bangalore Start-up OfferGrid Receives Seed Investment from MyFirstCheque

We’ve received news that Bangalore-based OfferGrid has received seed investment from MyFirstCheque, a seed fund that invests in budding In...

  • November 7, 2011
  • at 5:14 pm
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BBC.com Steps Up Efforts to Localize News for Asia

International premier news portal BBC.com has launched three new dedicated editions of its website for India, Asia, and Australia/New Zealan...

  • November 3, 2011
  • at 11:00 pm
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Snapfish Founders Form New Incubator ‘Angel Prime’

India’s start up scene is heating up. For mentoring and guiding the the many fledgling firms, a group of serial entrepreneurs has set up a...

  • October 28, 2011
  • at 11:00 pm
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TeliportMe, Maker Of The Awesome 360 Panorama App, Debuts A Slick New Website

After months of teasing, the Indian startup TeliportMe has finally unveiled a slick new website, drifting completely away from its earlier...

  • October 25, 2011
  • at 11:00 pm
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India’s Flipkart To Raise as Much as $200 Million From Carlyle and General Atlantic

U.S. private equity firms Carlyle Group and General Atlantic are reportedly planning to invest $150 to $200 million in the Indian e-commerc...

  • October 25, 2011
  • at 12:00 pm
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