Tech Stories Archive

A Beginners Guide to Verifying Your Great App Idea!

We all get ideas that we’re sure will revolutionize the world. Often, we don’t act on them or it’s not convenient at the time to embark on executing that vision. But sometimes an idea sticks around and grows. When it comes to mobile web

To become successfull, you need to have a planned daily routine. Follow these daily routine of successful Entrepreneurs!

Think about your daily routine: How much time do you really devote to various tasks and to-dos? If you’re like most people, you probably don’t track it—and you probably have more detours to productivity than you realize. Take, for example, the daily dilemma of

Restaurant Reservation Platform EazyDiner Bags Rs 30 Crores in Series B Funding

As the country’s only instant table reservation platform – EazyDiner raises Rs 30 crores in its latest round of funding, Indian Food Tech is back on the radar of global investors, with the focus also moving to the dining-in space at restaurants. To quote

Infosys Finacle partners with two Bangalore based startups to offer FinTech solutions

Infosys core banking solution Finacle (part of EdgeVerve Systems, a wholly owned subsidiary of Infosys) has partnered with two Bangalore based startups to offer FinTech solutions. Infosys Finacle announced its partnership with Niki.ai, a FinTech start-up that offers chat based commerce solutions. With this partnership, Finacle

Zomato acquires food delivery service Runnr

Zomato acquired food delivery startup Runnr in a $40M all stock deal. The Runnr acquisition will help Zomato to significantly improve its food delivery business and take on rivals such as Swiggy, FoodPanda etc. Zomato founder Deepinder Goyal confirmed the acquisition in a blog

What if you do not make it to IIT?

It has been more than 17 years since I appeared for JEE and I could not get into one of the top technological institutes in the country. I faced a dilemma in life – what should I do next? Should I give it another

UberEATS launches in Bengaluru!

So it’s live. The most awaited service from the ride hailing app Uber. UberEats is officially launched in Bengaluru, the silicon valley of India. UberEATS is the easy way to get the food you love delivered. Uber launched its food delivery service in Bengaluru with

Gradient Ventures – Google’s new AI focused venture capital fund

Google has recently announced a new venture fund specifically focused on Artificial Intelligence. Gradient Ventures, a new venture fund from Google with technical mentorship for early-stage startups focused on artificial intelligence. Through Gradient, Google will provide portfolio companies with capital, resources, and dedicated access to experts and boot

BookMyShow acquires Sharjah based Nfusion to bolster its audio streaming offerings

BookMyShow makes its fourth acquisition of 2017, with Sharjah based Nfusion. The online movies and events booking platform acquired Sharjah based company for an undisclosed amount in an all cash deal. Nfusion started as an HD video on demand platform where users can stream

Axis Bank acquires FreeCharge from Snapdeal

Axis Bank, India’s 3rd largest private sector bank, has entered into an agreement with Jasper Infotech Private Limited to acquire 100% stake in its subsidiaries viz. FreeCharge Payment Technologies Private Limited and Accelyst Solutions Private Limited, which together constitute the digital payments business under the

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

‘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

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

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

Why SME Owners Need to Go to a Marketplace Lender for Business Loans?

Instead of going to a single lending institution, business owners should go to a marketplace lender instead. There are many advantages that a marketplace lender can offer to SMEs in India. Traditional lending institutions are under serving their customers on products, service, and prices.

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