November 22, 2017

Soumya Banerjee

Featured

NDTV’s eCommerce portal for health items Smartcooky raises funding

Funding story Ecommerce ventures have expanded rapidly, as a result of increasing smartphone and general internet usage. Ecommerce has made shopping headaches a thing of the past...

Featured

CarZippi launches on-demand, 24×7 services in Bengaluru

Latest news about the expansion of services  On-demand car servicing startups continue to expand their range of services vigorously. Bengaluru-based mobile car wash and detailing...

Featured

Way2Sms rebrands itself as Way2, to focus more on its curated news aggregation service

Way2’s latest venture Way2SMS, founded by Raju Vanapala in 2006, is the world’s largest online P2P messaging platform, with over 45 million users. Having rebranded itself...

Featured

Rahul Yadav’s Intelligent Interfaces raises funding from Yuvraj Singh

Funding story After having raised a significant amount of funding from Flipkart recently, former housing CEO Rahul Yadav’soon-to-be-launched startup Intelligent Interfaces...

Featured

Speakfree : An innovative app which allows smartphone users to make free calls sans internet

The latest innovation A novel comms app called Speakfree seeks to make phone-to-phone communication easy, on an Indiawide basis. The  app aims to let users call any phone number...

Featured

Car repair startup Bumper raises funding

Funding story The automobile segment is being given a huge leg-up by technology-centric startups in every way. The latest manifestation of this was the raising of $500,000 by...

Featured

PPP incubator Startup Village to launch Phase II soon

Latest update regarding the Startup Village programme With the Central Govt. trying its hardest to boost entrepreneurship as a whole, related not-for-profit incubators are seizing...

Featured

Bharti Airtel announces the launch of “Wynk Games”

Collaboration update Bharti Airtel’s collaboration with Wynk continues to reap rich dividends. After having invested significantly in Wynk Music and Wynk Movies over the years,...

Featured

News app Hotify raises seed funding

Funding story Online media  outlets continue to be major money-spinners. After recent gains accrued by TheNewsMinute, Bangalore-based Hotify notched up a significant...

Featured

Social networking startup Hubhopper raises funding

Funding story Social networking continues to remain the focal point of many a netizen’s cyber life. However, with many of the traditional social networking sites having...

Featured

Mobile tech startup Firstouch announces tie-up with DeitY to boost text-to-speech tech in rural smartphones

About the collaboration India has recognized the need for producing operating systems in Indian languages to drive the smartphone revolution in rural areas. The startup which...

Featured

Laundrize : a one-stop solution for all laundry-related issues

The Laundry Market The unorganized laundry segment in India possesses a lot of untapped potential. According to some, the total value of the segment may be Rs. 2.2 lakh crore,...

Featured

E-grocery startup Town Essentials raises funding

Funding story Grocery e-commerce continues to be a hugely lucrative segment. Making grocery shopping hassle-free, in this day and age is a huge boon for urban consumers...

Featured

GoYayy : A mobile only leisure discovery app

About the leisure discovery segment The leisure discovery segment has enjoyed a huge upswing of late. The USP of this segment is that it allows for the customized discovery of...

Featured

Mobile content provider app Planet GoGo raises funding

Funding story Bringing quality content to one’s mobiles is Mobile-focused content aggregator Planet GoGo. The startup, which was set up by Rajat Gupta and Daman Soni in...