Forcepoint's Ajay Dubey on the potential of human-centric cybersecurity

Anirban Ghoshal

Forcepoint, which provides cybersecurity solutions, has been advocating a new approach to tackling cyber threats. While its peers ....

25 May, 2018

Exclusive: Ex-Flipkart execs' reverse auction-based e-comm firm gets seed funding

Binu Paul

Arzooo.com, a reverse auction-based e-commerce platform launched by two former Flipkart executives, has raised an undisclosed ....

24 May, 2018

Exclusive: M-commerce app Goodbox exiting 'non-core' ops, slashes headcount

Anand J

Nexus Ventures-backed Goodbox, an app that offers small and medium-sized businesses an e-commerce platform, has turned its attention ....

24 May, 2018

Abandoned ghost ship? Relax, it's an autonomous sailorless boat

Anirban Ghoshal

Next time you are sailing through the mid-night mist in Venice, don’t mistake that lifeless vessel floating lazily around ....

24 May, 2018

Microsoft plans to extend EU data privacy rights to global customers

Anirban Ghoshal

Tech giant Microsoft Corporation said it plans to extend the rights accorded by the European Union's new data privacy law ....

24 May, 2018
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Now, users can identify counterfeit drugs on WhatsApp

Anirban Ghoshal

Patients and doctors can soon verify the authenticity of medicines by sending a WhatsApp message, The Economic Times reported. Pharma ....

24 May, 2018

Ed-tech startup Smartivity raises fresh funds in second pre-Series A round

Dearton Thomas Hector

Ed-tech startup Smartivity Labs Pvt. Ltd, which designs toys and learning projects for kids, has raised $2 million (Rs 13 crore) ....

24 May, 2018

Niti Aayog partners Swiss group ABB for AI, robotics in manufacturing

Anirban Ghoshal

The central government's top policy think tank, Niti Aayog, has entered into an agreement with Swiss engineering group ABB ....

24 May, 2018

Uber shrinks quarterly loss, plans new share sale

Reuters

Uber cut its losses almost in half and its ride bookings jumped 51 percent since one year ago, the Silicon Valley ride-services ....

24 May, 2018
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New net users offer high potential but barriers abound: Omidyar's Roopa Kudva

Dearton Thomas Hector

Impact investor Omidyar Network—founded by eBay founder Pierre Omidyar and his wife in 2004—has committed more than ....

23 May, 2018

Vernacular chatbot creator DheeYantra raises seed money

Binu Paul

DheeYantra Research Labs, the creator of vernacular chatbot platform dhee.ai, has raised an undisclosed amount in seed funding ....

23 May, 2018

AI will become a payments channel soon: Kotak's Deepak Sharma at Payments Summit

Ankit Doshi

India lags the world in funding artificial intelligence startups but still has the opportunity to attract investment and make ....

23 May, 2018

LetsIntern co-founder's influencer marketing firm Chtrbox in talks for VC funding

Anand J

Influencer marketing firm Chtrbox is in talks with institutional investors to raise fresh capital, a top executive told TechCircle. "We ....

23 May, 2018
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School supplies startup Edyoo gets pre-Series A cheque

Shweta Sharma

Edyoo, an e-commerce platform which sells products primarily used by schoolgoing children, has raised $1 million (Rs 6.8 crore) ....

23 May, 2018

Google tries to make upcoming Android OS more enterprise-friendly with new features

Anirban Ghoshal

Internet giant Google has said it is adding enterprise-friendly features to the beta version of its upcoming mobile operating ....

23 May, 2018

Google's Duplex isn't the only one — Microsoft's new AI bot can make calls too

Anirban Ghoshal

Tech giant Microsoft has built a new artificial intelligence-based bot-cum-digital assistant that can make calls just like Google's ....

23 May, 2018

Amazon's facial recognition services draw surveillance concerns

Reuters

U.S. civil liberties groups on Tuesday called on Amazon.com Inc to stop offering facial recognition services to governments, ....

23 May, 2018

Exclusive: Bike taxi firm Rapido buys motorcycle-sharing startup Getbike

Dearton Thomas Hector

Bengaluru-based bike taxi startup Rapido has acquired Hyderabad-headquartered motorcycle-sharing startup Getbike to enter the ....

23 May, 2018

SoftBank says selling entire Flipkart stake to Walmart

Dearton Thomas Hector & Shweta Sharma

Japanese telecom and Internet conglomerate SoftBank Group Corp has confirmed it will sell its entire stake in Indian online retailer ....

23 May, 2018

Alibaba brings online movie ticketing platform TicketNew under Paytm

Dearton Thomas Hector

Digital payments major Paytm has announced the acquisition of Chennai-based Orbgen Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs online ticketing ....

23 May, 2018

P2P lending startup Cashkumar secures angel investment

Anand J

Cashkumar, a peer-to-peer (P2P) lending startup, has raised angel investment of Rs 5 crore (around $735,000) through deals platform ....

22 May, 2018

HCL Technologies to develop blockchain solutions for transport industry

Anirban Ghoshal

Indian IT services firm HCL Technologies on Tuesday said it is joining the Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA), a group of ....

22 May, 2018