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How do I turn on the Facebook profile picture guard?

One complaint I often hear about using Facebook is that women are not ready to post their pictures in public. Especially profile pictures. Even Facebook data shows that there are many women who are reluctant to upload profile pictures. The social and safety organizations

Car rental startup JustRide rebrands itself as Drivezy, shifting its focus to a marketplace model

JustRide, the self-drive car rental service has announced a move to rebrand itself as drivezy. The rebranding exercise comes as part of the company’s strategy to make a transition from an aggregator to a marketplace model, and become a peer-to-peer car sharing platform. This

Bloggers can make use of these websites for free stock images!

Blog posts with text is good for SEO, but those with images attract more visitors. How? The images invite your visitor’s attention and increases the time spent on your blog post or blog. The blog without images is like a fashion retail store without

‘DoctorAlways’ – Pediatric app for parents launched

Have you ever faced an emergency with your child in the middle of the night? Has your child ever fallen sick at an odd hour? Did your child ever fall ill on a vacation? Now you don’t need to worry. There is a pediatric

Smartphones driving website traffic for brands across industries in India, says Adobe report

A new Adobe Digital Insights report, Best of the Best JAPAC, was released today, highlighting the Internet usage trends demonstrated by consumers in the developing countries and the role played by smartphones in driving new Internet users. The report leverages Adobe Analytics to aggregate

Hike Wallet – First messaging platform in India to add wallet, UPI payment features

The made in India messaging platform “Hike”, introduces the wallet feature to its messaging platform. Hike is the first messaging platform in India to have an integrated wallet. Hike announced this feature, in the new Hike 5.0 update. Hike 5.0 reinforces Hike’s vision of simplifying

Buy beautiful paintings online – Modern art, Buddha paintings and lot more

The evolution of social media has helped many traditional businesses to find new homes. One such business is the online art marketplace. The art market is changing. Thanks to social media. It has changed the way, consumers discover art.  Recent years have seen the

Happiest Minds acquires U.S. based digital transformation firm OSSCube

Happiest Minds Technologies, a next-generation digital transformation, infrastructure, security and product engineering services company, announced the acquisition of OSSCube, a U.S. based digital transformation company. This acquisition will expand the company’s portfolio of transformative offerings in the consulting-led digital space, especially around open source

RBL Bank, ICICI Bank, SBI and Games2Win Partner With Fintech Start Ups

Startupbootcamp FinTech Mumbai, the leading global accelerator focused on innovation for the financial services industry, hosted its first Demo Day at the Royal Opera House in Mumbai. Out of the 11 start-ups graduating from the Startupbootcamp FinTech Mumbai Cohort, 6 start-ups have already secured

How to find Best deals and offers around You!?

Everyone loves shopping, more importantly we all need shopping. But, for a need so extensive, that often cuts deep holes down our pockets, the only savior is deals and offers. This article helps you gain an idea of the importance of these deals and

6 Indian startups selected for the fourth class of Google Launchpad Accelerator

Google Launchpad accelerator has announced the list of six Indian startups for their fourth class of accelerator program. They will be joining an inspiring group of startups from all over Asia, Latin America, Africa and Europe. With this batch, a total of 26 Indian startups

Kerala to be declared as “fully electrified” on May 29

The Kerala Government will declare the state as fully electrified on May 29. The state has achieved this through a massive campaign and simplification to apply for new electricity connections. The state has 1.25 crore KSEB (Kerala State Electricity Board) consumers and only 1000 families

BOX8 Raises Rs.7 Crore of Venture Debt From Trifecta Capital to Complement its Rs.50 Crore Series B Round

BOX8, one of the India’s fastest growing food delivery startups has raised Rs. 7 Cr in venture debt funding from Trifecta Capital, in addition to Rs. 50 crores raised in series B round raised from IIFL Seed Ventures Fund & Mayfield. Started by two

Paytm Payments Bank Launched – Everything you need to know about Paytm Payments Bank

Paytm finally launched the much awaited its Payments bank in India. After Vijay Shekhar Sharma secured an approval to start a payments bank in 2015, the Paytm bank was scheduled to commence operations around Diwali last year, but got delayed by several months. The

How to link PAN card with your Aadhaar card

The Indian government, under the Finance Act 2017, has made it mandatory for taxpayers to quote Aadhaar or enrolment ID of Aadhaar application form for filing of income tax returns (ITR) from 2017 onwards. Also, aadhaar has been made mandatory for applying for permanent account

Airtel Secure vs JioSecurity App – Which one protects you better?

Both Airtel and Jio are fighting it out in all possible ways. Initially if it was the data and call tariff plans, now it’s all about security. Airtel has launched Airtel Secure to take on JioSecurity, but with much better features. Airtel Secure and

Flipkart raises $1.4 billion from Tencent, eBay & Microsoft, and acquires eBay India

The biggest investment in Flipkart’s 10-year history comes at an opportune moment for e-commerce in India. Tencent, eBay and Microsoft have made investments aggregating to $1.4 billion in Flipkart, India’s leading online marketplace. The latest funding round from the three global technology giants, at

NewsDistill is Now PublicVibe

Hyderabad based news platform NewsDistill has rebranded itself to PublicVibe. PublicVibe (formerly NewsDistill) provides instant neighborhood news starting from villages to metro cities in India. The topic based news aggregation engine categorizes entire news feed into topics and subtopics across all regional languages. So that

Sachin Tendulkar launches 100MB app – your chance to get upclose and personal with the master blaster

Indian cricket idol Sachin Tendulkar unveiled his latest endeavour 100MB, a new fan engagement mobile app. The mobile app is the one stop destination to all things related to the master blaster. 100MB is a unique mobile application, a Cricket destination that caters to

Urban Ladder Partners with HomeLane

Urban Ladder, India’s leading home furnishing brand today announced its partnership with HomeLane.com, India’s fastest growing home-interiors startup. Through this partnership Urban Ladder’s uniquely designed furniture, ranging from living, dining, bedroom and home decor items, will be made available to customers through the HomeLane