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MoAppz seeks to make all and sundry an app developer; opens up beta sign ups

Ever wondered what it is like to develop a mobile app on your own, but never had the tools or knowledge for it? Well, there is a startup that lets you do just that. MoAppz Technologies Pvt Ltd, a mobile app development startup, offers a do-it-yourself platform that allows anyone (no coding or techni...

13 March, 2013 | More »


Reliance Games buys mobile games companies in Japan, S. Korea to expand global footprint

Reliance Games, the international mobile gaming business of Reliance Big Entertainment Pvt Ltd (part of ADAG), has acquired a mobile game development & publishing company in Japan and a mobile game development studio in South Korea, in a bid to expand its footprint in the global mobile gaming in...

12 March, 2013 | More »


App lets children, budding designers create 3D printable dolls

A new iPad app enables budding designers and artists to create their own dolls that are made overnight with 3D printing technology. The London-based company MakieLab, which also offers customized toys and games, said it seeks to encourage creativity and crafting. With the Makies Doll Factory, childr...

12 March, 2013 | More »


BlackBerry India MD Sunil Dutt quits

Sunil Dutt, managing director of BlackBerry India (previously Research In Motion or RIM), has quit the company. Although Dutt could not be immediately contacted for comments, the company confirmed the development in a statement that said, “We can confirm Dutt has left his position as MD, BlackBerr...

8 March, 2013 | More »


Ash Bharadwaj, Rakesh Mathur invest in JustChalo, third startup by former Futurebazaar head

Mumbai and Silicon Valley-based mobile payments venture JustChalo, run by JustChalo Technologies and JustChalo Inc, has secured undisclosed funding from Ash Bharadwaj and Rakesh Mathur. The venture, which is in the process of creating a US-focused mobile payments app called Chalo, is co-founded by K...

8 March, 2013 | More »


Samsung ropes in Vineet Taneja from Bharti Airtel to head mobile & digital imaging unit

Samsung India Electronics Pvt Ltd has announced the appointment of Vineet Taneja as its country head for the mobile and digital imaging division. He replaces Ranjith Yadav, who quit in September. Prior to joining Samsung, Taneja was working as the operations director for South India and Sri Lanka re...

7 March, 2013 | More »


Sony Music unveils streaming and download service

Sony Music has partnered with the new range of Sony Xperia phones (Z, ZL and E series) to roll out ‘Sony Music Jive’,  a music service to download and stream music. The service is free for the first six months and consumers can then opt to subscribe to it after the free period. The music is [....

6 March, 2013 | More »


MindHelix to roll out feature phone version of its personal security app Sentinel

Kochi-based mobile apps developer MindHelix Technosol Pvt Ltd is rolling out a feature phone version of its personal security app Sentinel, to reach out to non-smartphone users across the globe, a top executive of the company told Techcircle.in. The company is also planning to come up with the ente...

6 March, 2013 | More »


Excl: InteractionOne raises $1M seed funding, to launch mobile platform for magazine publishers

Interaction One Solutions Pvt Ltd, a Bangalore-based interactive business solutions startup, has secured $1 million from early-stage-cum-seed fund SDSS Management Services LLP, a top executive of the company told Techcircle.in. The company will use a major chunk of the money to hire new talent and a...

6 March, 2013 | More »


Ezetap partners with MasterCard & Equity Bank for MPOS in Kenya

Mobile-based payments service provider Ezetap Mobile Solutions Pvt Ltd has partnered with MasterCard and Equity Bank, one of Kenya’s largest bank, to provide its mobile point of sale (MPOS) technology in the Kenya market. The MPOS project was first announced in January this year and will be targe...

6 March, 2013 | More »