Will scale up e-commerce biz when revenue is assured: Infibeam MD Vishal Mehta

Dearton Thomas Hector

Infibeam Incorporation Ltd has had an eventful couple of months. The operator of India’s only listed e-commerce firm has ....

18 June, 2018

As P2P lending gathers steam, can Faircent stay ahead of its peers?

Shweta Sharma

Faircent wasn’t the first online peer-to-peer (P2P) lender to come up in India. But last month, it became the first P2P ....

18 June, 2018

Co-working space startup IndiQube raises Series A funds

Dearton Thomas Hector

Co-working space startup IndiQube, operated by Innovent Spaces Pvt. Ltd, on Monday said it has raised $15 million (close to Rs ....

18 June, 2018

Why gaming addiction has been formally recognised as a mental health disorder

Reuters

Many parents will have thought it for a long time, but they now have a new argument to limit their children's 'screen ....

18 June, 2018

Used gadgets marketplace Cashify gets funding from Chinese recommerce giant

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Cashify, an online platform for selling used electronics, has forged a strategic partnership with Chinese recommerce giant Aihuishou ....

18 June, 2018
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IBM says outsourcing faces shake-up as clients build own tech

Shweta Sharma

Technology giant International Business Machines Corp. said that many of its clients want to build their own IT capabilities instead ....

18 June, 2018

MobiKwik invests in predictive analytics startup Pivotchain Solutions

Binu Paul

Digital payments firm One MobiKwik Systems Pvt. Ltd has invested Rs 2 crore ($294,000) in Pune-based data science company Pivotchain ....

18 June, 2018

Kerala govt to track milk, veggies and fish through blockchain

Shweta Sharma

The Kerala government will deploy blockchain for the smooth and efficient running of the purchase and distribution networks related ....

18 June, 2018

Draft Bill on information privacy may ask MNCs to store Indians’ data locally

Shweta Sharma

A committee, which is likely to send a draft Bill on new data privacy laws to the government by the end of this month, may recommend ....

18 June, 2018
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Google to invest $550 mn in Walmart-backed Chinese e-tailer JD.com

Reuters

Google will invest $550 million in Chinese e-commerce powerhouse JD.com, part of the U.S. internet giant’s efforts to expand ....

18 June, 2018

Cryptocurrencies may suffer breakdowns as they scale, warns central banks' group

Reuters

Cryptocurrencies are not scalable and are more likely to suffer a breakdown in trust and efficiency the greater the number of ....

18 June, 2018

More startups turning software vendors for large enterprises: IBM's Seema Kumar

Anand J

Tech giant International Business Machines Corp (IBM) is increasingly seeing startups as independent software vendors (ISVs) for ....

15 June, 2018

After Ola, Chinese ride-sharing giant Didi enters Australia

Reuters

Didi Chuxing Technology Co Ltd, the Chinese ride-sharing company that bought the mainland operations of Uber Technologies Inc, ....

15 June, 2018
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How plane maker Boeing plans to leverage emerging tech in India

Anirban Ghoshal

Aerospace major Boeing is expanding its engineering and technology centre in Bengaluru to include the use of newer technologies ....

15 June, 2018

Oxford professors plan first blockchain-based university

Anirban Ghoshal

You might pay for a new car, house and even order a hot cup of cappuccino using a bitcoin. But, how about paying for your education ....

15 June, 2018

Facebook's PR chief becomes third top-level exec to quit firm this year

Reuters

Facebook Inc said on Thursday that Elliot Schrage, who as head of communications and public policy has led the social network's ....

15 June, 2018

Cybersecurity firm Network Intelligence raises $4.8 mn

Anand J

Cybersecurity specialist Network Intelligence (NII) has raised Rs 33 crore (around $4.8 million) in fresh capital from private ....

15 June, 2018

Govt mulls changing IP law to boost research in artificial intelligence

Anirban Ghoshal

The Indian government is considering changing certain aspects of the intellectual property (IP) law in order to boost research ....

15 June, 2018

Genpact adds new features to modular AI platform Cora

Anirban Ghoshal

Business process management services provider Genpact is adding new features to its modular artificial intelligence (AI) platform ....

15 June, 2018

Data core to digital strategy, training surgeons on VR: Medanta’s Sahni and Sikka

Anirban Ghoshal

Some of India's biggest multi-speciality hospital chains are increasingly using emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence ....

15 June, 2018

Jason Kothari quits Snapdeal to join Infibeam

Team TC

Jason Kothari has quit as the chief strategy and investment officer of online retailer Snapdeal and is joining Infibeam Incorporation ....

14 June, 2018

Former Jabong COO quits Myntra in another top-level exit

Dearton Thomas Hector

Muralikrishnan B, a senior vice-president (SVP) at Myntra, has quit the fashion e-tailer, Moneycontrol reported, citing sources ....

14 June, 2018