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Successful Women Entrepreneurs in India

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India has indisputably positioned itself as a world leader in business and technology. The tech-savvy entrepreneurs who thrive in these industries are known for their startling innovation and vivid insight. It is a male-dominated profession, with women making up a small, but very vocal, minority. Th...

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Nokia sues Apple in Europe and US for infringement of patents

Nokia has filed lawsuits against Apple in Europe and the US for violating 32 technology patents. The move comes just a day after Apple’s legal action against Nokia on similar lines. Nokia alleged that the US tech giant Apple has been using Nokia’s technology in “many” products wi...

22 December, 2016 | More »

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Education is the last sector to be disrupted by technology: Omidyar Network’s Roopa Kudva

Education is the last sector to be disrupted by technology: Roopa Kudva, OmidyarPhilanthropic investment firm Omidyar Network established its India office in October 2009 to expand the firm’s investments in the rapidly growing economy. Since then, Omidyar Network, which has the flexibility to offe...

22 November, 2016 | More »

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Samsung to acquire Viv, the next gen AI platform

Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. on Thursday said it agreed to acquire Viv Labs Inc., the company behind open artificial intelligence platform Viv. The financial details of the transactions were not disclosed by the company. With Viv, Samsung will be able to unlock and offer new service experiences for ...

6 October, 2016 | More »

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Google’s Pixel: What makes the product stand out?

Google’s Pixel, as the tech giant describes it, is the first phone made by Google ‘inside and out’. The two phones—Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL— launched last night will now be available in India starting at Rs 57,000, with pre-orders beginning from 13 October. Until the launch of Pixe...

5 October, 2016 | More »

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Samsung recalls Galaxy Note 7 globally amid battery explosion fears

Tech giant Samsung Electronics said it will replace the newly launched Samsung Galaxy Note 7 devices globally as reports of the smartphone’s battery exploding while charging emerged on social media. The recall comes a week before Samsung’s rival Apple is expected to launch its new iPhone model. ...

2 September, 2016 | More »

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Exclusive: Doctor consultation app SeeDoc gets funding from YourNest

Video-based healthcare consultation platform SeeDoc has raised around $1 million (around Rs 6.7 crore) in its pre-Series A round of funding led by early stage venture fund YourNest, Sunil Goyal, founder and CEO, YourNest Angel Fund told Techcircle. Goyal added that several other investors also parti...

5 July, 2016 | More »

Education

Ed-tech platform Unacademy raises $500K

Sorting Hat Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs education technology platform Unacademy, has raised $500,000 (about Rs 3.3 crore) in a funding round led by Blume Ventures. Google’s Rajan Anandan, CommonFloor founder Sumit Jain, redBus founder Phanindra Sama, TaxiForSure founder Aprameya Radhakri...

12 May, 2016 | More »

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Exclusive: Delhi-based truck aggregator Moovo acquires smaller rival GoGoods

OrbitNote Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs truck aggregation platform Moovo, has acquired GoGoods Pvt. Ltd, a similar venture focused on intracity transport in Patna and Ranchi, in an all-stock deal. With the acquisition, Moovo, which has operations in Delhi-NCR, Kanpur, Kolkata and Bhubaneswar, ha...

9 May, 2016 | More »

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Technology: Zap, tap and go

On a bright morning at the ultra-hip Sightglass Coffee shop in San Francisco this week, Brad Miller, a healthcare technology consultant, is in need of a cappuccino. By the time he reaches the counter, his picture has magically appeared on the iPad the shop uses as its payment terminal. The assistant...

24 September, 2012 | More »

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