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Exclusive: Flipkart’s Ashish Gupta joins Silicon Valley startup as India engineering head

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 | More »

Former vice president of engineering at Flipkart Ashish Gupta, who quit the Indian e-commerce major in February this year, has joined the Indian arm of US-based cloud enterprise storage startup Rubrik Inc as vice president of engineering. Gupta, who confirmed the development to VCCircle over a telep...


Wipro Ventures invests in US-based cyber security startup Vectra

Wipro Ventures, the $100 million strategic investment arm of Wipro Ltd, has invested an undisclosed amount of funding in US-based cyber security company Vectra Networks Inc. for a minority stake. “Wipro completed this investment in March 2016 and plans to go to market with Vectra jointly with its ...

28 April, 2016 | More »


Khosla Ventures floating new $400M seed fund

Khosla Ventures, a 10-year-old venture capital fund launched by Sun Microsystems’ co-founder Vinod Khosla, is raising $400 million afresh to make seed investments, the company said in a filing with the US SEC. More details about the fund are unavailable. Founded in 2004, Khosla Ventures provides...

18 December, 2014 | More »


HackerRank bags $9.2M in Series B funding from Khosla Ventures, Battery Ventures, others

Bangalore- and California-based Interview Street Inc., which offers a technical recruiting platform for enterprises under the brand name HackerRank, has raised $9.2 million in its Series B round of funding from existing investor Khosla Ventures and US-based VC firm Battery Ventures. Peeyush Ranjan, ...

13 June, 2014 | More »


Yahoo snaps up social news startup Snip.it

Yahoo Inc said on Tuesday it has bought “social news” start-up Snip.it, the latest acquisition to be announced under Chief Executive Marissa Mayer. Snip.it, a Pinterest-like service that allows news consumers to clip, organize and share articles, was founded in 2011 by Ramy Adeeb, previo...

23 January, 2013 | More »


Willingness To Fail Is Key To Becoming A Successful Entrepreneur: Vinod Khosla

Willingness to fail is the key to becoming a successful entrepreneur, according to veteran venture capitalist Vinod Khosla, who feels that one should reject ‘expert’s opinion’ and must follow his/her business idea. “I would like to say that willingness to fail gives the ability to succeed,...

9 November, 2011 | More »