Cognitive manufacturing: The next catalyst of change

Friday, November 25, 2016 Comment

Globally, ‘Industry 4.0’ has been the cornerstone of all industrial trade fairs held in 2016. Industry 4.0 aims to revolutionize manufacturing through advanced computing techno...


Flipkart suffers another markdown as Vanguard slashes stake value by 33%

Friday, December 2, 2016 Comment
A mutual fund managed by US-based investment firm Vanguard Group has marked down the value of its stake in Flipkart by 33%, joining another investor Morgan Stanley in cutting India...


Amazon’s Kindle launches ebooks in five Indian languages

Friday, December 2, 2016 Comment
Amazon’s e-book reader Kindle will now support content in Hindi, Tamil, Marathi, Gujarati, and Malayalam. With the move, the US-based Amazon’s Kindle will enter the growing dig...


Why enterprise SaaS firm SirionLabs plans to sharpen focus on India

Friday, December 2, 2016 Comment
SirionLabs Pvt Ltd, an enterprise software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider which has most of its clients in the US and Europe, plans to aggressively push its products in India in the ...

Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal

How much stake founders Kunal Bahl, Rohit Bansal own in Snapdeal?

Friday, December 2, 2016 Comment
Snapdeal founders Rohit Bansal and Kunal Bahl together own just 6.38% of the e-commerce firm, a fourth lower than what they held in the company two years ago. CEO Bahl owns 3.94% o...


CitiusTech, IIT Bombay launch healthcare innovation fund

Friday, December 2, 2016 Comment
Healthcare technology firm CitiusTech has joined hands with IIT Bombay’s Society for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (SINE) to launch a healthcare innovation fund, it said in...


Nokia to re-enter smartphone market in 2017; to be powered by Android

Friday, December 2, 2016 Comment
Nokia officially announced that it will re-enter the smartphone market in early 2017 with a range of new smartphones in a blogpost on Thursday. “We’ve been overwhelmed ...


Corporate training SaaS platform HandyTrain gets $1 mn

Thursday, December 1, 2016 Comment
Goa-based Handy Training Technologies Pvt Ltd, which owns HandyTrain, a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) platform on mobile, has secured $1 million from various investors, according to...


Facebook selects fashion startup CoutLoot for FbStart programme

Thursday, December 1, 2016 Comment
Mumbai-based used-apparel reselling platform CoutLoot has been selected by US-based social media behemoth Facebook Inc. as part of their FbStart programme. CoutLoot will be part of...


Lock screen app SlideApp raises $3.6 mn in Series A round

Thursday, December 1, 2016 Comment
SlideApp, a lock screen app that awards Android users for reading content, has raised $3.6 million (nearly Rs 24.6 crore) in its Series A round of investment led by Songhyun Invest...


Myntra targets $2 bn revenue run rate, profitability in FY18

Thursday, December 1, 2016 Comment
Flipkart-owned online fashion retailer Myntra said the company has crossed $1 billion in annualised run rate riding on an impressive 80% year-on-year growth, thanks to the $70 mill...