Posts Tagged: India


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Condé Nast Plans to Bring Wired to India: Will it Be For Real This Time?

Wired is one of the most widely-read technology magazines in the world. And India is one of the biggest emerging markets. So, it makes sense...

  • October 14, 2011
  • at 5:00 pm
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Watch Out Amazon, Flipkart Enters Digital Distribution Space with Mime360 Acquisition

Flipkart, currently one of the largest e-commerce portals in India, has entered the digital distribution space by acquiring a Mumbai-base...

  • October 12, 2011
  • at 8:00 pm
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Exclusively.in Transitions From A Flash Sale Portal To A Traditional E-Commerce Site

Exclusively.in, the Gilt-like private sale site which debuted in June 2010, seems to have ditched its members-only avatar to adopt a regular...

  • October 11, 2011
  • at 9:00 pm
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Connectindia.in Hits 100,000 Customers Milestone, On Track For $5 Million Annual Revenue

Connectindia.in is an internet and mobile plan e-commerce marketplace in India which recently announced passing its 100,000 customers milest...

  • October 8, 2011
  • at 9:31 pm
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Walt Disney Reportedly Acquires Indiagames For $80 – $100 Million

In what could possibly be the biggest acquisition in India’s mobile and online gaming scene to date, Walt Disney has acquired India&...

  • October 7, 2011
  • at 6:00 pm
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India’s $35 Tablet ‘Aakash’ Launched, Actually Costs $47

As anticipated earlier, India’s $35 tablet “Aakash” (not Sakshat as rumoured earlier) was officially launched today by the...

  • October 5, 2011
  • at 6:15 pm
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India’s First Islamic Phone, for Faithful on a Budget

India will soon get its first-ever Islamic mobile phone that has been custom-built for Muslim consumers, filled with relevant apps such as a...

  • October 4, 2011
  • at 4:20 pm
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iberry to Offer $142 Tablet in India, Acting Secretively…

Hong Kong-based hardware manufacturer iberry is all set to launch its Rs 6,999 (US$142) tablet in India, The Mobile Indian reported. Serious...

  • October 4, 2011
  • at 10:50 am
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Indian Group Buying Site MyDala.com Raises $3.6 Million from Info Edge

Indian group buying website MyDala.com, has raised second round funding of Rs 18 crores ($3.6 million) from Info Edge (India). This follows ...

  • October 3, 2011
  • at 5:36 pm
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Zynga To ‘Hire Aggressively’ For Its Bangalore Office

We reported back in March about social game developer Zynga and its plans to double its Bangalore office staff from 100 to 200 employees. An...

  • October 13, 2011
  • at 10:53 am
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Lenovo India Launches 3 Android Tablets, and Pays Tribute to Steve Jobs.

Lenovo had a big launch yesterday at the Mumbai Flying Club to announce the release of three tablets in the country. The Lenovo Thinkpad Tab...

  • October 12, 2011
  • at 2:00 pm
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Blackberry Services Back in India After Global Glitch

Services have reportedly been restored for Blackbery smartphone users in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa after users reported problems y...

  • October 11, 2011
  • at 4:13 pm
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Facebook India Gets a New Public Policy Head Amid Nation’s Digital Security Concerns

It is a well known fact by now, that Indian government is seeking access to user data from Internet companies like Google and Skype, citing ...

  • October 7, 2011
  • at 11:30 pm
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Indian Smartphone Users Move Towards Data, Games and Content, Away From SMS

A new report by Nielsen India reveals that a seismic shift is happening in mobile usage in the country: Indian smartphone users are now spen...

  • October 6, 2011
  • at 5:29 pm
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The Potential of E-Commerce in India [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Infographic of the Day series visually expresses important stories from Asia and the world of technology. The good folks at ReferralCa...

  • October 5, 2011
  • at 11:30 am
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Frustrated With Twitter Search? Try CloudMagic. It Will Blow Your Mind

Although Twitter is brilliant as a service, its a well known fact that its search sucks big time. You can’t search for tweets which are a ...

  • October 4, 2011
  • at 1:00 pm
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Groupon Officially Re-Brands SoSasta As Crazeal. Will It Fare Any Better?

As anticipated few months back, Groupon has today announced that it has rebranded its Indian subsidiary SoSasta as Crazeal.com. The portal,...

  • October 3, 2011
  • at 8:30 pm
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Why a Good VC in India is So Hard to Find

My last post got me some flak from friends and fellow entrepreneurs. Their take was: Why are you writing the truth? My answer is: Because it...

  • October 2, 2011
  • at 8:13 pm
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