Smartphone maker Micromax has surpassed Samsung in the fourth quarter of 2014 to become the leading supplier in India’s booming smartphone market for the first time, according to a report by Canalys. ...
Twitter is set to open an R&D facility in India, the company confirmed today. This is not really a surprise, since it comes weeks after Twitter acquired local startup Zipdial.
PriceBaba, the price comparison search engine for brick-and-mortar stores, today announced its launch in four new cities – Chennai, Hyderabad, Baroda, and Surat. The company now has presence in 11 Ind...
Uber touts this as “additional layers of screening,” but the company’s many missteps in the run-up to the rape tragedy reveal that its screening was practically non-existent.
FirstCry, the Indian online baby products retailer, has raised US$26 million in Series D round led by Valiant Capital Partners and existing investors IDG Ventures India, Ventex Venture Holdings, and S...
Online food delivery startup Yumist, which launched in October last year, has raised an undisclosed amount of seed funding from Orios Venture Partners. It was founded by Alok Jain, former CMO at Zomat...
Consultants are going to become increasingly relevant in Asia's startup ecosystem.
Tripda is aimed at people who want to fill an empty seat in the car for a long trip. But this isn’t exactly hitchhiking – money must change hands.
Click a picture of somebody wearing a dress you like, and Mad Street Den’s AI platform can find its closest match on an ecommerce site
With Netflix absent in Asia and the lack of online payment services, SingTel wants to seize the opportunity.
Zomato is at it again. A couple of weeks after entering the US market with the acquisition of Urbanspoon, the Indian company today acquired Turkey’s restaurant discovery portal, Mekanist, for an undis...
Motorola revealed today that it has sold three million smartphones in India since the brand relaunched in the country in February 2014.
Uber already has an uphill ride, trying to comply with radio taxi license rules in India. And now the road’s getting steeper with two of its main rivals merging.
Mi 4, priced at INR 19,999 (US$325), will be sold exclusively on Indian ecommerce site Flipkart.
The fresh infusion of funds into CarDekho comes close on the heels of its main rival CarTrade's US$30 million funding round. Both are targeting India’s booming used car market.
This startup offers an easy way to sell and ship T-shirts of your own design.
India is now among the world’s top five markets for exits. It’s the only Asian country in the top five, as Canada has bumped China down to number six. The US stays number one.