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Is it time for Indian startups to start taking manufacturing seriously?

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 | More »

In the coming years, there are a few surefire industries in which Indian startups are going to be concentrated. There has been much publicity about the startup boom in sectors such as e-commerce, finance, food, entertainment, pharma, education, software, and travel. However, one area which startups ...


India’s internet speed is among the lowest: Akamai report

India’s average internet speed rose in the third quarter of 2016 but remained the lowest in Asia-Pacific, global internet content delivery network Akamai Technologies said in a report. Globally, India ranks 105 in terms of average internet speed. The average internet speed for India stood at 4.1 M...

15 December, 2016 | More »


GoDaddy launches WordPress-powered websites for small business owners in India

US-based GoDaddy Inc., an internet domain registrar and web hosting solutions provider, has announced the launch of WordPress websites for the Indian market. The solution features WordPress Quick Start Wizard that simplifies the website creation process to help people get started quickly to build th...

8 December, 2016 | More »


YouTube users can now watch more Indian language content

The world’s largest video platform YouTube will provide more content in local Indian languages. Based on users’ history, YouTube will automatically identify the preferred language and suggest more content on the homepage of users, it said in a statement. Starting on Thursday, YouTube will show m...

8 December, 2016 | More »


Google’s toilet-finder tool to be piloted in NCR

Not finding a toilet when you need it is a rather common problem in India. Technology giant Google Inc. may soon have an answer for this massive yet understated issue. Google in association with the Ministry of Urban Development (MoUD) is launching a Google Toilet Locator which will help people find...

17 November, 2016 | More »

Mohit Bhatnagar

Sequoia Capital to invest in early stage startups from now on, says MD Mohit Bhatnagar

Going back to its global business philosophy of being an early stage investor in fledgling companies, Sequoia Capital in India has decided to primarily make early stage, seed and series A investments going forward even as it remains open to writing “large cheques” for companies needing growth ca...

26 September, 2016 | More »