Meet the 10 startups selected for Google's Launchpad Accelerator India programme

Kavya Kothiyal

As part of the sixth edition of its Launchpad Accelerator India, search giant Google has announced the first batch of 10 startups ....

31 August, 2018

E-commerce to grow over four times to $150 bn by 2022: Nasscom & PwC report

Payal Ganguly

The country’s e-commerce sector will grow over four times to $150 billion (Rs 10.64 trillion) by 2022, from $36 billion ....

31 August, 2018
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This AI-based digital heart twin can help avoid surgery

Reuters

Armed with a mouse and computer screen instead of a scalpel and operating theatre, cardiologist Benjamin Meder carefully places ....

31 August, 2018

Live entertainment platform Playtoome gets pre-Series A funding

Binu Paul

Playtoome, an online platform that lets users live-stream concerts and performances, has raised Rs 2 crore (around $2,82,000) ....

31 August, 2018

GrabOnRent seeks $10 mn for expanding to China, Middle East

Kavya Kothiyal

Product rental marketplace GrabOnRent has drawn up plans to foray into overseas markets such as China and the Middle East, two ....

31 August, 2018

Drone startup Droni Tech pockets first funding cheque

Kavya Kothiyal

Droni Tech, a Mumbai-based startup that offers drone hardware based on artificial intelligence, has raised $500,000 (Rs 3.54 crore) ....

31 August, 2018
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Harvard and Google researchers use AI to predict locations of aftershocks

Shweta Sharma

A group of researchers published a paper this week in the British scientific journal, Nature, claiming that they can predict the ....

31 August, 2018

Hackers ditching ransomware in favour of less attention-grabbing tactics: Report

Shweta Sharma

Cybercriminals are moving away from attention-grabbing ransomware attacks to more covert methods aimed at stealing money and valuable ....

31 August, 2018

Paytm’s Vijay Shekhar Sharma takes a pay cut in FY18

Dearton Thomas Hector

Vijay Shekhar Sharma, founder and chief executive of One97 Communications Ltd, took a salary cut for the financial year ended ....

31 August, 2018

Role of IT services firms growing as cloud adoption increases: Rubrik's Bipul Sinha

Anand J

Cloud data management firm Rubrik was one of the fastest companies in Silicon Valley to become a unicorn (a private company valued ....

31 August, 2018
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Nearly 75% of firms not GDPR compliant; data protection strategy needed: Gartner

Anirban Ghoshal

The global scenario for compliance with the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is not very encouraging, ....

31 August, 2018

ONGO Framework acquires former Google execs' digital marketing agency Hockystick

Kavya Kothiyal

ONGO Framework, a business-to-business IT and digital solutions provider, has acquired Hockystick Media, a digital marketing agency ....

30 August, 2018

Genpact signs on ed-tech firm Simplilearn to train staff in digital technologies

Payal Ganguly

New York Stock Exchange-listed global professional services firm Genpact has partnered with classroom and online professional ....

30 August, 2018

Transport management platform ShipX raises capital from Mahindra Logistics

Binu Paul

Kedaara Capital-backed third-party logistics (3PL) solution provider Mahindra Logistics Ltd has invested Rs 7 crore (about $1 ....

30 August, 2018

New technologies to drive return on investment in five years: YES Bank’s Anup Purohit

Shweta Sharma

Banks all over the world are in a frenzy to latch on to the newest technologies more than any other sector. Processing loans faster ....

30 August, 2018

Microsoft Azure users can now tap Nvidia’s computing power for deep learning

Anirban Ghoshal

IT giant Microsoft's cloud division Azure is partnering with chipmaker Nvidia to offer virtual machines with high computational ....

30 August, 2018

Reboot: For this CommonFloor co-founder, life after real estate is all about social media

Dearton Thomas Hector

TechCircle presents Founders Reboot, a fortnightly series in which we profile successful Indian entrepreneurs who have chosen ....

30 August, 2018

Logistics-tech startup WheelsEye gets early-stage funding

Anand J

Technology-based logistics startup WheelsEye said on Thursday that it has raised Rs 7 crore (around $1 million) from early-stage ....

30 August, 2018