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Pokkt sells reward-based ad platform to focus on core mobile video ads

Monday, June 27, 2016 | More »

Mobile video advertising startup Pokkt.com has sold its reward-based Android app, Pocket Money, to Japanese mobile marketing company Adways Inc. for an undisclosed sum. Rohit Sharma, founder and CEO, Pokkt, said the startup decided to sell the application as it wants to focus more on mobile video ad...


Trai mulls ways to offer free internet without violating net neutrality norms

Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) has floated a consultation paper that explores models through which service providers would be able to offer free data within the net neutrality framework, months after barring platforms like Facebook’s Free Basics and Airtel Zero under its differential...

20 May, 2016 | More »


Angels 15 – Samir Bangara

Bangara, a former MD (digital) at The Walt Disney Company in India, is currently CEO of Qyuki.com. He was earlier COO at Indiagames.com. He has also worked with IL&FS Venture Corporation and Ernst & Young. The investment banker-turned-entrepreneur is now actively investing in startups with e...

26 July, 2013 | More »


Online toy store Wopshop shuts down; two co-founders now with startup Pokkt

Online toystore Wopshop.com appears to have shut shop within a year of launching operations. The site which was started by Rohit Sharma, former chief executive officer of Reliance Entertainment (Digital), and two of his former colleagues Vaibhav Odhekar and Sanjeev Singhal, is not accessible last we...

1 April, 2013 | More »


GSF Accelerator shortlists 5 startups for funding

GSF Accelerator, a part of the Global Super Angel Forum, has shortlisted five startups as its inaugural batch of finalists. Founded by former Reliance Entertainment president Rajesh Sawhney in  October, GSF Accelerator was launched with 15 startups. At the GSF 2012 held in Gurgaon, the finalists we...

28 November, 2012 | More »