Weekly Wrap: Elon Musk gives Uber CEO a reality check; Amazon Retail pilots in Pune

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

In the week gone by, the biggest newsmakers in the Indian technology and startup ecosystem were Uber’s new chief executive ....

24 February, 2018

Mahindra’s logistics platform SmartShift to merge with truck rental startup Porter

Anand J

Mahindra and Mahindra will merge its on-demand logistics platform connecting cargo owners and transporters, SmartShift, with truck ....

23 February, 2018
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Exclusive: Online milk delivery startup Doodhwala tops up pre-Series A round

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bangalore-based Banger Tech Pvt. Ltd, which operates subscription-based milk and daily essentials delivery startup Doodhwala, ....

23 February, 2018

This IoT device can help owners monitor pets during air transport

Anirban Ghoshal

Pennsylvania, US-based IT firm Unisys Corporation has launched a new Internet-of-Things device, Digi-Pet, which would help owners ....

23 February, 2018

Yatra appoints former Trulia CFO Sean Aggarwal as director

Dearton Thomas Hector

Yatra Online Inc, the operator of travel portal Yatra.com, announced on Thursday that it had appointed Sean Aggarwal, former chief ....

22 February, 2018

Court asks former Astro exec to appear before liquidator in AskMe case

Debjyoti Roy

Almost a year after e-commerce website AskMe shut shop, the Delhi High Court has asked a former representative of the company’s ....

22 February, 2018
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Elon Musk gives Uber's Khosrowshahi a reality check on flying cars

Anirban Ghoshal

Uber's chief executive officer Dara Khosrowshahi took a swipe at Hyperloop on Thursday but was instantly given a reality check ....

22 February, 2018

Exclusive: DronaHQ raises another $500K from Kutchi Angel Network

Anand J

Mumbai-based Deltecs InfoTech Pvt. Ltd, which runs an enterprise mobile app platform DronaHQ, has raised $500,000 in a second ....

22 February, 2018

Uber CEO says car ownership bigger threat than Ola, vows to invest more in India

Anirban Ghoshal

Uber's chief executive officer Dara Khosrowshahi said on Wednesday that the ride-hailing company will continue to invest in ....

22 February, 2018

Shared-living network CoLive raises $1.8 mn from Ncubate, others

Binu Paul

Shared-living space provider CoLive, owned by CoLife Advisory Pvt. Ltd, has raised $1.8 million (Rs 11.7 crore) in a round of ....

22 February, 2018
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Logistics tech startup FourKites gets Series B funding

Shweta Sharma

FourKites, a logistics technology startup which operates out of India and the US, has raised $35 million (Rs 228 crore) in a Series ....

22 February, 2018

Healthcare analytics startup THB tops up seed round

Shweta Sharma

Clinical research and data analytics startup THB, operated by Sekhmet Technologies Pvt Ltd, has raised $2.1 million (Rs 14 crore) ....

22 February, 2018

Online-to-offline lifestyle retailer Chumbak's revenue growth slackens

Dearton Thomas Hector

Chumbak Design Pvt. Ltd, which sells lifestyle products through its online marketplace and offline stores, reported a sharp drop ....

22 February, 2018

HR-tech startup Bash.ai acqui-hires UX design specialist Wemo

Shweta Sharma

Gurugram-headquartered Bash.ai, an artificial intelligence-based HR automation tool provider, has acqui-hired tech startup Wemo, ....

21 February, 2018

Indian startups need more funds but valuation a concern: VCCircle LP Summit

Priya Prasad

Venture capital activity in India, particularly at the Series A level, hasn’t changed much even though the number of angel ....

21 February, 2018

Smart car solutions startup CarSense gets funding from Mahindra

Binu Paul

Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd has agreed to buy a 22.9% stake in Carnot Technologies, which owns and operates smart car solutions ....

21 February, 2018

Exclusive: Startup behind bike rental ventures WickedRide, Metro Bikes gets funding

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

The family investment office of Sutures India chairman Chandrasekhar Gopalan has invested $1.5 million (Rs 10 crore) in Bengaluru-headquartered ....

21 February, 2018

B2B marketplace Udaan raises $50 mn

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bengaluru-based Hiveloop Technology Pvt. Ltd, which operates business-to-business e-commerce platform Udaan, has raised a $50-million ....

21 February, 2018

OYO vs Zo: A doomed courtship is now headed to court

Anand J

OYO and Zo Rooms are at it again. After a marriage failed to materialise, the long-sparring online budget hotel operators will ....

21 February, 2018

Zone Startups to help India, Canada launch entrepreneur exchange programme

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Mumbai-based Zone Startups India, which conducts accelerator programmes for startups in India and Canada, will help both governments ....

20 February, 2018

Drivezy rolls out one-way car rental service Vector

Keshav Sunkara

Bengaluru-based AS JustRide Tours and Travels Pvt. Ltd, which operates peer-to-peer car and bike rental platform Drivezy, on Tuesday, ....

20 February, 2018