Endiya Partners backs venture launched by Facebook-acquired Little Eye’s co-founder

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bengaluru-based Slang Labs, which offers a multilingual voice-based assistant platform that can be integrated into apps, has raised ....

23 March, 2018

Explained: Why is the world angry with Facebook?

Team TC

Social networking giant Facebook has come in for severe criticism over the past week in connection with an alleged data breach ....

22 March, 2018

Zuckerberg says sorry for Facebook mistakes with user data, vows curbs


Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg apologized on Wednesday for mistakes his company made in how it handled data belonging ....

22 March, 2018

After Facebook, Google to now ban ads on cryptocurrencies


Alphabet Inc’s Google said on Wednesday it will ban advertisements for cryptocurrencies and related content starting in ....

14 March, 2018

PhonePe takes issue with Paytm's claims of UPI dominance

Binu Paul

PhonePe, the payments app of e-commerce firm Flipkart, has termed digital payments firm Paytm’s claim of being the largest ....

9 March, 2018

After payments, WhatsApp set to roll out customer support features

Anirban Ghoshal

After launching a payment feature on top of its popular instant messaging platform, WhatsApp is planning to offer customer support ....

8 March, 2018

Google takes on WhatsApp, launches chat option in payments app Tez

Anirban Ghoshal

In a move to up the ante against WhatsApp’s payments feature, search engine giant Google has introduced a chat option in ....

7 March, 2018

BlackBerry claims Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram copied Messenger features


BlackBerry Ltd on Tuesday filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Facebook Inc and its WhatsApp and Instagram apps, arguing ....

7 March, 2018

Former Facebook India chief Umang Bedi joins news aggregator Dailyhunt

Dearton Thomas Hector

Verse Innovation Pvt. Ltd, which runs vernacular news aggregator and entertainment app Dailyhunt, has appointed former Facebook ....

15 February, 2018

Cloud-based enterprise tech firm Icertis ​raises $50 mn in Series D round

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Cloud enterprise software startup Icertis Inc, which is led by IT industry veteran Samir Bodas, has secured $50 million (Rs 321.34 ....

8 February, 2018

Meet the winners of the NASSCOM-Facebook social impact programme

Shweta Sharma

Indian IT industry body National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) and social network giant Facebook have ....

30 January, 2018

Is AI good for humanity? Alibaba’s Ma, Google’s Pichai differ at Davos

Anirban Ghoshal

The growing influence of machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) drew mixed reactions from the bosses of tech giants ....

25 January, 2018

Sophia, world’s first robot citizen, is now being trained to save lives

Anirban Ghoshal

Hong Kong-headquartered Hanson Robotics has said that its social humanoid robot, which last October became the first robot to ....

24 January, 2018

Google unveils 3D model viewer for web browsers in augmented reality push

Anirban Ghoshal

Internet giant Google has unveiled a 3D model viewer, Article, that will help users see a three-dimensional model of elements ....

23 January, 2018

WhatsApp unveils business app for Android, inches closer to revenue stream

Anirban Ghoshal

Facebook-owned instant messaging platform WhatsApp has rolled out a feature that connects small businesses with customers, it ....

19 January, 2018

WhatsApp launches two-step verification for added security

Varun Arora

Facebook-owned messaging app WhatsApp has introduced an optional two-step verification feature for added security for users with ....

11 February, 2017

Google ends Apple's 5-year reign as world's most valuable brand

Disha Sharma

Google has dethroned Apple to become the world's most valuable brand, ending the iPhone maker's five-year reign at the top. According ....

3 February, 2017

EduRev, myHQ get inducted in Facebook's FbStart programme

Disha Sharma

Two more startups, my HQ and EduRev, have been selected by social media giant Facebook for its FbStart programme. The startups ....

3 February, 2017

Big data hiring startup Belong raises $10 mn from Sequoia, Matrix Partners

Binu Paul

Bangalore-based recruitment solutions startup Belong.co, owned and operated by Belong Technologies India Pvt. Ltd, has raised ....

28 February, 2017

Why FbStart is worth a look for startups looking to jump-start their journey

Disha Sharma

Ask the startup folks, and they will tell you how tricky the first couple of years are—challenges are aplenty, capital is scarce, ....

22 February, 2017

Photo-sharing app Vebbler selected for FbStart

Disha Sharma

Photo-sharing app Vebbler, which is run by Vebbler Technologies Pvt. Ltd, has been selected by social media giant Facebook for ....

20 February, 2017