Home > Archive by category 'Startups'


Coupon site PriceBurp raises under $100K from Dutch VC firm Bright Ventures

Monday, October 20, 2014 | More »

Mumbai-based Priceburp Media Pvt. Ltd, which runs coupons and online deals portal PriceBurp.com, has raised under $100,000 (less than Rs 60 lakh) from Bright Ventures, an early stage investment company based in the Netherlands. The investment will be used to facilitate tech development and hire work...


Excl: Online health products store Healthkart.com pivoting to marketplace model

Healthkart.com, an online health products store owned and operated by Gurgaon-based Aquamarine Healthcare Pvt Ltd, is pivoting to a marketplace model, where it will list products from third-party vendors instead of restricting itself to the inventory-led model, a source privy to the development told...

17 October, 2014 |More »


Qualcomm partners Techstars to launch global accelerator for robotics startups

Semiconductor major Qualcomm Inc. has partnered with US-based TechStars to launch an accelerator for startups operating in the robotics and intelligent machines space. Named Qualcomm Robotics Accelerator, it will select approximately 10 companies for its four-month programme to be held in Qualcommâ€...

17 October, 2014 |More »


Reliance Games to launch incubator for gaming startups; may invest in them

Anil Ambani-led Reliance Games is launching an incubator for gaming startups, and is also planning to invest in them, according to a report by The Economic Times, citing Manish Agarwal, head of Reliance Games and CEO of Reliance Entertainment. However, more details on the same are not disclosed. Acc...

16 October, 2014 |More »


Saavn hits 10M app downloads on Android, gives a peek of its listeners’ ‘music map’

Saavn (South Asian Audio Video Network), a US-based Indian digital music service said it has reached a milestone of 10 million app downloads on Android platform across 190 countries. The firm which competes with the likes of Times Internet’s Gaana and Hungama among others also offered an insight i...

15 October, 2014 |More »


Location intelligence startup AdNear raises $19M in Series B from Telstra Ventures, Global Brain, others

Bangalore and Singapore-based AdNear Pte Ltd, a Big Data company that helps brands reach out to audiences by analysing location data over a period of time, has secured $19 million in its Series B round of funding from Telstra Ventures and Global Brain Corp., with participation from existing investo...

15 October, 2014 |More »


Excl: AntFarm buys online food delivery venture, in talks to raise up to $30M afresh

Mumbai-based hybrid startup incubation platform AntFarm, which has been building new ventures from scratch, has tweaked its model to acquire an unnamed online food ordering service company. The firm is now also in talks with investors to raise $20-30 million in its next round of funding, a top exec...

14 October, 2014 |More »


Online marketplace for home services Timesaverz raises seed funding from Rajesh Sawhney, Neville Taraporewalla & others

Right Angle Web India Pvt Ltd, which owns and operates online marketplace for home services Timesaverz.com, has raised an undisclosed amount in seed funding led by internet business professional Neville Taraporewalla and GSF Superangels founder Rajesh Sawhney. Other investors who participated in th...

14 October, 2014 |More »


Employee productivity solutions co Sapience raises $7.4M in Series B from Orios

Pune- and California-based Sapience Analytics, which offers employee productivity improvement solutions to enterprises, has raised Rs 45 crore (around $7.4 million) in its Series B round of funding from Orios Venture Partners, a $50 million VC fund floated by angel investor Rehan Yar Khan. The fund...

14 October, 2014 |More »


Unlockar helps users earn deals & coupons every time they unlock their smartphones

Mobile today has become an indispensable platform for companies to sell their products and services. While entrepreneurs are busy designing new products or tweaking existing ones to entice the fast-growing smartphone user base, a Delhi-based startup is taking a different approach in order to make mo...

14 October, 2014 |More »

Page 1 of 13012345...102030...Last »