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LinkedIn’s APAC chief Hari Krishnan joins U2opia Mobile’s board of directors

Singapore-based mobile applications company U2opia Mobile has appointed Hari Krishnan, MD, Asia Pacific and Japan at LinkedIn, to its board of directors. According to the company, Krishnan’s insight and guidance in building a robust, agile and competitive enterprise sales organisation will be key ...

27 August, 2014 |More »


Voice-enabled wearable devices maker Theatro raises $5M in Series A funding from Khosla Ventures

Bangalore and US-based Theatro Labs Inc., which makes voice-controlled wearable communications devices for hourly workers in the retail, hospitality and manufacturing industries, has secured $5 million in its Series A round of funding from Khosla Ventures. With this round, the total capital raised s...

27 August, 2014 |More »


Tap into Google, Flurry (Yahoo) and Twitter’s mobile ad inventory via Bidstalk

Bidstalk has established a smart and futuristic platform for leveraging information, communication and technology to optimize business profitability through mobile advertising. One of the foremost steps the company has taken towards bolstering monetizing opportunities for its advertisers is by aggre...

26 August, 2014 |More »


Housing.com revamps its iOS app, now offers carousel navigation, gesture support & more

Mumbai-based real estate portal Housing.com (earlier Housing.in) has launched a new version of its iOS App with card-based pattern to showcase detailed information of properties. Here is a look at the changes in the app: Carousel navigation: In the previous version of the app, users had to tap on ev...

25 August, 2014 |More »


Rockstand focusing on academic books category for growth; company looking at exclusive eBook partnerships

Delhi-based Handygo Technologies, a wireless solution provider of mobile entertainment and value added services, which forayed into the eBook and eMagazine space with Rockstand, is focusing aggressively on the academic category. According to Praveen Rajpal, CEO of Rockstand, the eBook market is curr...

25 August, 2014 |More »


Excl: Location-based food ordering startup TinyOwl raises $3M Series A funding from Sequoia, Nexus

TinyOwl Technology Pvt Ltd, a Mumbai-based startup that offers a location-based mobile app for food ordering, has secured $3 million in its Series A round of funding from Sequoia Capital and Nexus Venture Partners, sources privy to the development told Techcircle.in. It is not immediately clear h...

22 August, 2014 |More »


Canadian mobile content platform Play It Interactive raises $1.1M funding, to open office in Mumbai

Canada-based mobile content platform provider, Play It Interactive, has raised $1.1 million in funding from unnamed investors. It plans to use the funds to establish its presence in India, and drive its business and  product development activities in the country, the company said in a statement. ...

22 August, 2014 |More »


Mobile VAS company Altruist acquires Singapore-based social media startup Bubbly

Chandigarh-based mobile VAS company Altruist Group has acquired Singapore’s voice-based social media startup Bubbly for an undisclosed amount, according to a Tech in Asia report citing Dheeraj Aggarwal, co-founder of Altruist. As part of the deal, Bubbly will continue as minority shareholders in t...

22 August, 2014 |More »


Online recharge platform MobiKwik launches wallet-to-wallet services on iOS

Gurgaon-based One MobiKwik Systems Pvt Ltd, which owns and operates the online recharge platform Mobikwik.com, has expanded its wallet-to-wallet services to the iOS platform. MobiKwik already offers the wallet-to-wallet service on Android and Windows platforms, and claims that the total number of do...

22 August, 2014 |More »


TRAI paper on broadband next month; WhatsApp, Skype etc in queue

The telecom regulator TRAI will invite views of public on issues related to roll out of broadband in the country by end of next month. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India is also planning to issue a consultation paper to discuss regulatory framework around Over-the-top (OTT) players like Whats...

21 August, 2014 |More »