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Hyper local mobile marketplace Zopper raises $20M from Tiger Global, Nirvana Venture

Delhi-based Solvy Tech Solutions Pvt Ltd, the company behind hyper local mobile marketplace Zopper, has raised $20 million (Rs 127 crore) in its second round of funding from existing investors Tiger Global Management and Nirvana Venture Advisors. The capital raised from this round will be used to e...

4 June, 2015 |More »

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Flipkart promotes marketplace head Ankit Nagori as chief business officer

India’s largest e-commerce firm Flipkart has appointed its marketplace operations head Ankit Nagori as chief business officer, a new role that will help the firm in accelerating its transition to a marketplace model. Flipkart also intends to triple the number of third-party sellers on its platform...

4 June, 2015 |More »


Interact @ Techcircle Mobile Forum, India’s largest gathering of mobile enthusiasts in Delhi; register now

On Wednesday, June 24, we are hosting ‘Techcircle Mobile Forum 2015’, India’s largest gathering of mobile innovators, enthusiasts and believers at The Lalit, New Delhi. The forum, known for its thought provoking speakers, will this year host a gathering of leading mobile strategists, mobile le...

3 June, 2015 |More »

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Auto major M&M joins global alliance for Android in cars

Auto major Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd has joined the Open Automotive Alliance (OAA), a global alliance of vehicle manufacturers that is working to bring Google’s android platform to cars. Under the aegis of this association with Google and the OAA, Mahindra is getting ready to provide its cus...

2 June, 2015 |More »


Flipkart launches dedicated app for merchants

India’s largest e-commerce marketplace Flipkart has launched a mobile app that enables its merchants to manage their businesses on the go. The ‘Seller Hub’ app would provide real-time data on all aspects of their business such as listings, orders, returns, payments and order fulfillment, as pe...

1 June, 2015 |More »


Mobile marketplace for beauty & wellness services Vyomo raises funding from TaxiForSure co-founder

Bangalore-based Vyomo Pte. Ltd., which runs a beauty and wellness platform, has raised an undisclosed amount in seed funding led by TaxiForSure co-founder Aprameya Radhakrishna. Few investors from Singapore and GCC countries have also pumped in money, the company said in a press statement, without ...

1 June, 2015 |More »


Reliance Games’ Manish Agarwal joins Nazara Technologies as CEO

Manish Agarwal, erstwhile chief of Reliance Games, has joined mobile entertainment company Nazara Technologies as CEO. As part of the development, Nazara founder and CEO Nitish Mittersain will assume the position of managing director, the company said in a statement. “As an industry as well as a c...

1 June, 2015 |More »


Uber ropes in Amit Jain from Rent.com as president for Indian operations

Uber Technologies Inc., which runs a ride-hailing app, has roped in Amit Jain from Rent.com as president of Uber India with an eye on making further inroads into what has already become the company’s largest market outside the US. In a press statement, Uber said that Jain will be running business ...

1 June, 2015 |More »


Bharti Airtel’s Chief Product Officer Anand Chandrasekaran quits; may start consumer internet venture

Anand Chandrasekaran, who spearheaded the launch of several technology initiatives as Bharti Airtel’s chief product officer, has quit after a 13-month stint with the company. He is now exploring entrepreneurial opportunities in the country’s burgeoning consumer internet space. Recounting his tim...

29 May, 2015 |More »

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Manish Agarwal quits as CEO of Reliance Games, Amit Khanduja takes over

Reliance Entertainment has elevated Amit Khanduja as the new CEO of Reliance Games, effective June 1, 2015, the company said on Thursday. He would take over from Manish Agarwal who is stepping down after over three years at the helm of affairs and four years at the company. Khanduja, who has been wi...

28 May, 2015 |More »