Grofers riders zip around on two-wheelers picking up goods from local retailers and delivering them to customers, while the app tracks orders.
The rapid increase in smartphone usage is driving traction for TinyOwl and other food ordering apps, which busy professionals in urban India find very useful.
SquadRun gets mobile ‘players’ to do crowdsourced jobs, bags funding from founders of Zomato, Slideshare
It’s a business model that seems well-suited for a large, increasingly mobile population in India. Companies like Freecharge, which rewards users for using the platform to top-up their phones, have sh...
This bro-sis duo returned to India to bring ecommerce to industrial buyers, and they just raised $2M
From hydraulic grinders to boring bars, industries large and small can get their supplies online on IndustryBuying.com, instead of doing the rounds of wholesale hardware markets.
Crevo hit the black last year but founder Kensuke Shibata says the team left money on the table. He expects revenue to quadruple this year.
Additionally, McClure gave pointers on how to build a startup, invest wisely, and build a startup ecosystem.
It has been a year since the 500 Startups Japan office closed, but Dave McClure thinks it might be time to change that.
SAIF Partners and global not-for-profit Accion invested US$1 million into Aye Finance, which loans capital to startups and other young enterprises, little served by traditional banks and other lenders...
Stayzilla has something for every traveler: from hotels, homestays, and peer-to-peer rentals a la Airbnb to guest houses, jungle lodges, and boat houses.
Uber may be dogged by controversies around the world, but there is no let-up in enthusiasm from investors for the taxi app. The latest funding brings Uber’s series E round to a whopping total of $2.8 ...
Printing is not a hot sector, but Raksul’s growth is turning heads. The startup’s revenue shot up five-fold in the past year.
Founded by three IIT dropouts Azhar Iqubal, Deepit Purkayastha, and Anunay Arunav, the startup crunches news stories into crisp 60-word skeletons for busy readers.
Healthcare in India is crying out for tech solutions. The country has one of the poorest doctor-patient ratios and the population is increasing at a faster rate than the number of doctors.
The investment gives Line access to a pipeline of young female stars.
Millions of small and medium enterprises in India struggle to get working capital from traditional banks. Capital Float uses tech and data to crack this problem.
This recruitment startup focuses on identifying candidates actively seeking jobs, and uses a mobile app to facilitate communication between job-seekers and recruiters for faster hiring.
Two Indians living abroad craved for home food. On a cold night, tongues greased by a few drinks, they went on a tirade against burgers, hotdogs, and pizzas. That led to Faaso’s which just bagged US$2...
With Andy OS you can run all your favorite mobile apps like WhatsApp, Viber, or Instagram seamlessly across devices. DeNA and China Rocks are its backers along with the mobile fund of 500 Startups.