WhatsApp appoints Ezetap founder as head of India ops

Payal Ganguly

Facebook-owned instant messaging platform WhatsApp on Wednesday announced the appointment of Abhijit Bose as the head of its Indian ....

21 November, 2018

Unicorn India Ventures' Anil Joshi on why fintech and B2B startups are promising

Kavya Kothiyal

Mumbai-based venture capital investor Unicorn India Ventures is currently on the road to raise a $56-million (Rs 400 crore) second ....

21 November, 2018

Bosch sees blockchain adoption across industries within three years

Anand J

German engineering and electronics giant Robert Bosch Gmbh expects adoption of the blockchain ledger technology in various industries ....

21 November, 2018

Quikr trims FY18 cash burn but losses still exceed revenue

Dearton Thomas Hector

Bengaluru-based online classifieds firm Quikr India Pvt. Ltd has narrowed its net loss for the financial year through March 2018, ....

21 November, 2018

Piramal Glass adopts Microsoft's Azure IoT to boost operational efficiency

Anand J

Indian conglomerate Piramal group’s glass-making unit has adopted Microsoft Corp’s Azure internet of things platform ....

21 November, 2018
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MobiKwik adds insurance to its portfolio of digital financial offerings

Payal Ganguly

In its push towards becoming a financial services platform, mobile wallet player MobiKwik on Wednesday announced the launch of ....

21 November, 2018

Indian Railways to use AI for crowd management at Ardh Kumbh Mela

Anand J

Indian Railways will use artificial intelligence (AI) for crowd management in the holy city of Allahabad during the Ardh Kumbh ....

21 November, 2018

Pay-iT Conclave 2018: The new payments architecture needs new thinking

Sumedha Bose

A wave of payment and fintech companies has been witnessed in the last decade, piggy backing on demonetisation. This has led to ....

21 November, 2018

Walmart now owns more than 80% stake in Flipkart: Report

Binu Paul

US retail behemoth Walmart Inc has increased its controlling stake in homegrown e-commerce giant Flipkart, according to a media ....

21 November, 2018
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Indian OTT market to grow 10 times to $5 bn by 2023: BCG

Payal Ganguly

India's over-the-top (OTT) content market is projected to expand at a faster pace than global growth in the next few years ....

21 November, 2018

EU says India's data localisation moves may have negative impact on businesses

Anirban Ghoshal

The European Union, which formulated its own data privacy law named GDPR this year, has said that India's move to localise ....

21 November, 2018

Flipkart hires former Sony Pictures executive as HR head

Dearton Thomas Hector

Walmart-owned homegrown e-commerce giant Flipkart has appointed former Sony Pictures executive Smriti Krishna Singh as its new ....

21 November, 2018
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Indian banks may partner with SWIFT to launch blockchain platform

Anirban Ghoshal

Indian banks are in talks with global payments solution Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT) to ....

21 November, 2018

Industrial IoT startup DeTect Technologies gets Series A cheque

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

DeTect Technologies, an industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) startup, has raised $3.3 million (Rs 23.5 crore at current exchange ....

21 November, 2018

MakeMyTrip appoints former PepsiCo executive Vipul Prakash as COO

Dearton Thomas Hector

MakeMyTrip Ltd, India's largest online travel services provider, said Tuesday it has hired Vipul Prakash as its new chief ....

20 November, 2018

Scamsters use Google Maps flaw to dupe people: Report

Anirban Ghoshal

Scamsters have identified a loophole in the Google Maps interface that allows them to con users to give up sensitive personal ....

20 November, 2018

Corporate affairs ministry asks startups to explain investor premium, valuation

Payal Ganguly

The Ministry of Corporate Affairs has issued notices to almost 2,000 startups questioning the valuations at which they raised ....

20 November, 2018

Gartner identifies pitfalls at three stages of process automation in finance

Shweta Sharma

Robotic process automation (RPA) will be commonplace in finance departments by 2020, but implementation will likely see failures ....

20 November, 2018

Nucleus Software signs up NBFCs, housing finance firms for cloud lending solution

Anirban Ghoshal

Listed IT services company Nucleus Software said on Tuesday that it has signed up 25 new customers — mostly in the financial ....

20 November, 2018

IIT-Kharagpur creates algorithm to identify fake news during natural disasters

Shweta Sharma

The Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur has developed an artificial intelligence tool to identify and filter out fake news ....

20 November, 2018

AI-based KYC solutions startup Signzy secures Series A funding

Kavya Kothiyal

Signzy, an artificial intelligence and blockchain-based platform for digital on-boarding of Know Your Customer (KYC) details, ....

20 November, 2018