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Vserv.mobi’s Search Intent Ads enables marketers to bag customers via in-ad search

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Vserv-mobi
Mumbai-based mobile advertising exchange Vserv.mobi has launched a new ad format called ‘Search Intent Ads’, which enables marketers to bag relevant consumers and facilitate their buying decisions via an in-ad search strategy. The firm claims that the new ad format integrates the power of search...

MartMobi

M-commerce platform provider MartMobi expands to US, close to raising Series A funding

Hyderabad-based MartMobi Technologies Inc, which provides an m-commerce platform for e-commerce sites, brands as well as retailers, has expanded its operations to the US. MartMobi, a Techcircle Runway 2013 startup, is also close to raising Series A funding from a few US-based investors, according to...

15 April, 2014 |More »

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Alibaba to acquire digital mapping and navigation firm AutoNavi

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has agreed to acquire Beijing-headquartered digital mapping and navigation firm AutoNavi Holdings Ltd for about $1.5 billion.  Alibaba will integrate AutoNavi’s mapping service to its technology allowing its customers to access peer review of...

11 April, 2014 |More »

OnMobile

OnMobile set to sell Voxmobili for up to $26M

OnMobile Global Ltd, the country’s top mobile value-added service (VAS) company, has executed a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with an unnamed buyer to sell its French subsidiary Voxmobili SA, as per a stock market disclosure. If the proposed deal consummates, OnMobile is likely to ...

9 April, 2014 |More »

BJ Arun

Cloud-based mobile app platform July Systems raises $2.1M; names BJ Arun as CEO

Bangalore-and California-based July Systems Inc, which allows companies to build and manage mobile apps and websites, has raised $2.1 million of a $2.9 million equity round, the company said in a filing with the US SEC. The firm did not disclose the name of the investors. The firm has also named BJ...

7 April, 2014 |More »

Mobile-payments

Retailers push into crowded mobile payment market

Big retailers are muscling in on the likes of Visa, MasterCard and Google in a fiercely competitive and growing mobile payment market that promises to cut transaction costs and increase customer loyalty. Stores such as British supermarket Tesco and France’s Auchan hope their “digital wal...

7 April, 2014 |More »

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Mobile ad retargeting platform SilverPush raises $1.5M from IDG Ventures, Unilazer Ventures, others

Gurgaon-based SilverEdge Technologies Pvt Ltd, which operates a mobile ad retargeting platform under the brand SilverPush, has bagged $1.5 million (Rs 9 crore) from IDG Ventures, Unilazer Ventures and Palaash Ventures. This round also saw participation from a group of individuals, including Dave Mc...

7 April, 2014 |More »

ian

IAN partners with Michelin to launch F2ML, an incubator for agri-focused mobility startups

Indian Angel Network (IAN), a national network of angel investors that invests in startups and early-stage ventures, has partnered with French automotive tyre company Michelin to launch a startup incubator for entrepreneurs who are creating innovative mobility solutions to improve the efficiency of ...

3 April, 2014 |More »

ElasticBox

Nexus Venture leads $9M in Series A round in apps management startup ElasticBox

California-based ElasticBox Inc, which enables developers and enterprises to create, deploy and manage their applications, has closed a $9 million Series A round of funding led by Nexus Venture Partners, with participation from Intel Capital. The capital will be used to scale up the team, ramp up s...

3 April, 2014 |More »

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Microsoft unveils voice assistant Cortana to rival Apple’s Siri; to offer Windows for free in mobiles, tablets

Microsoft Corp is to give away its Windows operating system to makers of smartphones and small tablets for consumers as it seeks to make more of an impact on those fast-growing markets and counter the massive success of Google Inc’s free Android platform. Microsoft’s move, announced at i...

3 April, 2014 |More »

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