Posts Tagged: India


Whatsapp in India

WhatsApp has 30 million active users in India, up 5 million from last month

WhatsApp is accelerating faster than ever in India, and right now has 30 million active users in the country, according to Neeraj Arora, Wha...

  • December 5, 2013
  • at 3:19 pm
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iPad Air and retina iPad Mini reach India on December 7

iPad Air and retina iPad Mini reach India on December 7

Sales of Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) newest iPad Air and retina-screen iPad Mini kick off on December 7 in India, the company has confirmed....

  • December 4, 2013
  • at 11:59 am
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Eventifier aims to be the world’s biggest event archiving platform, secures $500k funding

Bangalore-based event content aggregation web platform Eventifier announced today it has secured $500,000 funding from Accel Partners an...

  • December 3, 2013
  • at 5:10 pm
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Big data news

New news portal seeks to demystify big data

Crayon Data is one of a number of tech ventures that focuses on ‘big data’ and analytics. Now the startup is going one step furt...

  • November 29, 2013
  • at 12:00 pm
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tuktuk

These high-tech tuk-tuks are going places Uber won’t touch

What you are looking at are probably some of the most high-tech tuk-tuks in the world. Don’t be deceived by the mundane appearance of ...

  • November 27, 2013
  • at 8:43 pm
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Top Indian e-store Flipkart finally launches iPhone app

Now valued at $1.6 billion, Flipkart finally launches its iPhone app

Leading Indian e-store Flipkart has been around for years, but only this week did it get round to launching an iOS app. Yes, e-shoppers in t...

  • November 26, 2013
  • at 4:45 pm
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Powered by newest MediaTek chip, India's Intex unveils octa-core smartphone prototype

Powered by newest MediaTek chip, India’s Intex unveils octa-core smartphone prototype

Some Indian mobile phone makers are slowly but surely wiping out the image of being cheap, as in poor quality or low-spec. Instead they want...

  • November 22, 2013
  • at 8:30 pm
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Candidly app

India’s answer to Snapchat wants you and your buddies to talk Candidly

A Snapchat-like app made in India has received angel funding to help it grow. Candidly lets users share photos, doodle on them, and send voi...

  • November 22, 2013
  • at 12:51 pm
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ClinchPad CRM

ClinchPad is a new web dashboard for chasing your business leads

Here’s a startup that definitely uses its own product. ClinchPad is a simple web dashboard for tracking business leads. Whereas a lot ...

  • November 18, 2013
  • at 7:30 pm
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New Persistent Venture Fund emerges in India, has already invested in a promising iPad app startup

New Persistent Venture Fund emerges in India, has already invested in a promising iPad app startup

Big and established tech companies have been setting up investment or venture arms of late, making for a very promising trend for startup ec...

  • December 4, 2013
  • at 10:18 pm
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MapMyIndia helps you pinpoint friends with new ReachMe app

MapMyIndia helps you pinpoint friends with new ReachMe app

India’s MapMyIndia has come out with a new app that helps you share your current location. Called ReachMe, it lets you do one very spe...

  • December 3, 2013
  • at 9:45 pm
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India mobile wi-fi

Tata Docomo gives people want they want right now: more mobile data

Indian phone owners are sending fewer SMS and calling less these days. With growing smartphone adoption, people want more data. Some telcos ...

  • December 2, 2013
  • at 10:25 pm
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mobile gaming

New seed fund seeks to boost India’s mobile game developers

Indian mobile game developer and publisher Nazara wants to grow the gaming ecosystem in India – as well as take a slice of promising g...

  • November 28, 2013
  • at 8:30 pm
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NewsHunt app ebooks

India’s Flipboard-esque NewsHunt app sees accelerating growth, expands to e-books

Indian news-reading app NewsHunt is proving popular in its home market. When we last looked at the app it just hit 10 billion page-views. To...

  • November 26, 2013
  • at 8:30 pm
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TrustedCompany is Yelp for e-commerce, aims to solve trust issues online

Trust is still a big issue in e-commerce. The fact that e-commerce transactions eliminate face-to-face interaction can make people get very ...

  • November 26, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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China, Japan, and India represent strongly in latest top 500 supercomputers list

China, Japan, and India represent strongly in latest top 500 supercomputers list

Asian countries have not yet matched the development levels of the West, but when it comes to supercomputers it’s a different story. N...

  • November 22, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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Snapchat Tencent funding

Snapchat now has a friend in Asia with Tencent investment

Snapchat, the now-you-see-it-now-you-don’t messaging app now has a new buddy in Asia. This is because Tencent’s long-rumored inv...

  • November 21, 2013
  • at 11:46 am
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India’s slow 3G networks are frustrating

India’s s-s-s-stalling 3G networks are f-f-f-fr-frustrating

In the past two years or so most telcos in India have rolled out 3G networks in varying proportions across the country. Mostly, 3G is availa...

  • November 15, 2013
  • at 3:25 pm
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