MakeMyTrip Q2 net revenue rises 37.5%, ups guidance for FY15; losses shrink

Friday, October 31, 2014 Comment

NASDAQ-listed online travel services firm MakeMyTrip (MMT) reported a 37.5 per cent (34.8 per cent in constant currency) rise in revenues less service costs or net revenues to $32 ...

OnMobile Q2 revenues rise 7.8%, company slides into the red

Friday, October 31, 2014 Comment

Public listed mobile value added service (VAS) company OnMobile Global Ltd reported 7.8 per cent growth in revenues for the second quarter ended September 30, 2014, to Rs 207.5 cro...

Samsung unveils Galaxy A5 & A3 mid-range smartphones with full metal design, 5MP selfie cameras & more

Friday, October 31, 2014 Comment

After rumours about it doing the rounds for some time, Samsung has finally taken the wraps off its Galaxy A series of smartphones. The company has unveiled two new devices targeted...

Android co-founder Andy Rubin leaving Google to launch tech hardware startup incubator

Friday, October 31, 2014 Comment

Andy Rubin, co-founder and architect of Android, the world’s top-selling mobile operating system, who led the unit after Google acquired it eight years ago only to hand over its ...

Facebook sets up India Client Council

Friday, October 31, 2014 Comment

World’s largest social networking site Facebook has set up the India Client Council to offer a forum to brands to share ideas about the future of marketing. The Council inclu...

Autodesk creates $100M fund to invest in 3D printing firms

Friday, October 31, 2014 Comment

Designing software maker Autodesk will invest up to USD 100 million in 3D printing companies over the next several years. The Spark Investment Fund, which will be operated within A...

TC Roundup: Twitter demotes product VP after only six months

Friday, October 31, 2014 Comment

Twitter demotes product VP after only six months: Twitter has demoted VP of Product Daniel Graf, the former Google Maps lead that the company hired in April to head its consumer p...

Personalised student assessment firm Xamcheck gets $1.8M funding from Aspada

Thursday, October 30, 2014 1 Comment

Secunderabad-based PI Policy Innovations Pvt Ltd, the company behind Xamcheck, an independent third-party assessment, test design and feedback solution for K-12 schools in India, h...

Ad revenue boosting tool for web publishers AdPushup raises over $630K via LetsVenture

Thursday, October 30, 2014 Comment

Delhi- and US-based AdPushup Inc., a startup that provides an A/B testing platform to enable web publishers and bloggers to create & test different ad placement, size and type...

Meet the 4 startups that won the Blackstone LaunchPad challenge

Thursday, October 30, 2014 Comment

US-based Blackstone LaunchPad, a programme run by Blackstone Charitable Foundation to introduce entrepreneurship as a viable career path through its co-curricular, experiential and...