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Healthcare startup Medikoe raises $100K from CMS Computers’ CEO

Online healthcare startup Medikoe, owned and operated by Vesaan Technologies Pvt Ltd, has raised $100,000 from Anil Menon, the CEO of CMS Computers. Medikoe, which offers its services only in Bangalore currently, will utilise the funds to expand to Mumbai and Delhi-NCR by the end of this year and to...

23 November, 2015 | More »


Mobile usage tracker BillBachao hits 1M downloads

BillBachao, an app that uses big data analytics to track mobile usage and compare tariff plans, claims to have crossed one million installs within a year of its beta launch. The beta version was launched in December last year, the company said. BillBachao, which is owned by Mumbai-based Digissential...

23 November, 2015 | More »


Hyperlocal marketplace Zopper hires Ambrish Sinha as sales head

Noida-based Solvy Tech Solutions Pvt Ltd, the company behind hyperlocal mobile marketplace Zopper, has hired Ambrish Sinha as its senior vice president. Sinha told Techcircle.in he will be heading the sales function at Zopper as part of its senior management team. Sinha previously headed third-party...

20 November, 2015 | More »


Shopsense gets pre-Series A funding from Kae, Snapdeal founders

Interaction technology startup Shopsense Technologies Pvt Ltd, which recently launched a mobile app for location-based shopping, has raised an undisclosed amount in pre-Series A funding from Kae Capital. Snapdeal founders Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal also participated in this round, Shopsense said in...

20 November, 2015 | More »

Square, Tinder’s parent defy valuation concerns with strong market debut

Mobile payments startup Square Inc and Match Group, the owner of dating site Match.com and dating app Tinder defied odds over valuations concerns to make a strong debut on the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday. Although, it is still early days to pronounce a big success for these two ventures as m...

20 November, 2015 | More »


Mobile video apps gear up for the big fight

As popular over-the-top (OTT) video global brands such as Netflix, Hulu, HBO GO/Now and Amazon Prime eye India, an intense, early battle is underway to grab audiences. From Hotstar to Sony Liv, Ditto TV, Hungama, Vuclip, Eros Now, Spuul, Hooq, Indian audiences are already awash in choices. Just last...

20 November, 2015 | More »


Exclusive: Nightlife discovery app OUWT gets $150K

Mumbai-based Yagerbomb Media Pvt Ltd, which operates nightlife discovery platform OUWT, has raised $150,000 (around Rs 1 crore) from a group of undisclosed angel investors. Prateek Lal, founder of OUWT, told Techcircle.in that the money raised will be used to expand its operations and venture into ...

20 November, 2015 | More »


Local services marketplace UrbanClap raises $25M from Bessemer, others

Delhi-based UrbanClap Technologies India Pvt Ltd, which runs a mobile-only marketplace to find local service professionals under the UrbanClap brand, has raised $25 million (Rs 165 crore) in its Series B round of funding led by Bessemer Venture Partners, it said on Thursday. Existing investors Acc...

19 November, 2015 | More »


Ola raises $500M from Baillie Gifford, Didi Kuaidi and others

Cab-hailing app Ola said on Wednesday it has completed its Series F funding round by raising $500 million from Scottish investment firm Baillie Gifford and China’s Didi Kuaidi, besides some existing investors. Falcon Edge Capital, Tiger Global, Japanese internet and telecom conglomerate Soft...

18 November, 2015 | More »


Israeli firm AppsFlyer hires InMobi’s Trisal as India head

Israel-based AppsFlyer Ltd, a software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform for marketing apps, has appointed Sanjay Trisal as country manager for India. Trisal joins AppsFlyer from Bangalore-based mobile advertising platform InMobi where he was head of sales for Latin America. Trisal has 15 years of experi...

18 November, 2015 | More »