Ed-tech startup Edureka raises first funding round

Anand J

Ed-tech startup Edureka has raised $2 million (Rs 13 crore) from venture firm Leo Capital in its first external round of investment ....

29 June, 2018

Oracle looks to support Indian blockchain startups

Anirban Ghoshal

Business software maker Oracle Corp is looking to support Indian blockchain startups as it seeks to meet growing demand for the ....

29 June, 2018
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Bitcoin falls below $6,000 to hit lowest level since November

Reuters

Bitcoin's value slid to its lowest level since November on Friday, as waning investor interest and recent negative headlines ....

29 June, 2018

SpaceX to blast off IBM's AI Cimon into space

Anirban Ghoshal

Elon Musk-founded space exploration company SpaceX is sending a robot named Cimon, developed by Armonk-headquartered IT services ....

29 June, 2018

Customer support platform Frontdesk AI gets seed funding

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Frontdesk AI, an artificial intelligence startup which offers automated customer service software, has raised $1.1 million (Rs ....

29 June, 2018

Facebook using new self-tuning machine learning for some services

Anirban Ghoshal

Facebook Inc. is using a real-time, self-tuning machine learning technique dubbed Spiral to manage some services, the social network ....

29 June, 2018
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JioPhone's OS developer KaiOS raises Series A funding from Google

Binu Paul

KaiOS Technologies Inc. the developer of an eponymous feature phone operating system that powers Reliance Industries Ltd's ....

29 June, 2018

Used gadgets marketplace Cashify bags $12 mn in Series C round

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Cashify, an online platform for selling used electronics, has raised $12 million (Rs 82.19 crore) in a Series C round led by Chinese ....

29 June, 2018

India leading Cisco's shift from hardware to software: Country president Sameer Garde

Anirban Ghoshal

US-based technology products and services company Cisco Systems Inc. is moving from being a hardware company to a software and ....

29 June, 2018

Twitter, Facebook launch tools to track advertising

Reuters

Twitter Inc on Thursday made it easier for users to identify political campaign ads and know who paid for them, as social ....

29 June, 2018
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Are used cars playing second fiddle on online auto classifieds platforms?

Anand J & Binu Paul & Dearton Thomas Hector

Earlier on, online auto classifieds firms specialising in used cars felt they could function a bit like driving schools. They ....

29 June, 2018

Top chipmakers in race to free Amazon's Alexa from the power cord

Reuters

Amazon Inc's Alexa voice assistant started out in Amazon's own Echo speakers but is spreading fast, embedded ....

28 June, 2018

This tech giant too was in the race to buy coding platform GitHub

Anirban Ghoshal

Redmond-headquartered Microsoft was not the only contender to acquire software development platform GitHub for $7.5 million, a ....

28 June, 2018

Israeli firm builds a virtual attendant catering to enterprises

Anirban Ghoshal

An Israeli cloud software firm has developed a virtual attendant for enterprises that can offer real-time guidance to employees ....

28 June, 2018

Exclusive: Bus aggregation platform Shuttl to raise $11 mn from Amazon, others

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bus aggregation platform Shuttl is set to raise $11 million (around Rs 76 crore) in a fresh round of funding from a clutch of ....

28 June, 2018

Over 100 govt departments in India adopt Microsoft’s cloud services

Anirban Ghoshal

More than 100 government departments have subscribed to at least one of Microsoft India’s cloud services in the last 12 ....

28 June, 2018

Google gives developers using its cloud platform a new storage option

Anirban Ghoshal

Internet giant Google has launched a new high-performance file storage service for its cloud platform to help customers reduce ....

28 June, 2018

Ad-tech unicorn InMobi may power ads for Microsoft's search engine Bing

Anand J

Tech giant Microsoft may rope in Indian ad-tech unicorn InMobi to power advertisements on its search engine Bing as it looks to ....

28 June, 2018