Tag "India"

Google launches a new app for the next billion – YouTube Go with offline videos

April 5, 2017 0

Photo credit: Tech in Asia. India is the world’s fastest growing smartphone market. But hundreds of millions in India, especially in tier-2 and tier-3 cities,

InMobi becomes India’s second unicorn to hit profitability. Here’s what worked.

April 5, 2017 0

Naveen Tiwari, co-founder and CEO of InMobi. Photo credit: InMobi. Those of us with eyes glued to India’s tumultuous startup field have been used to

What happens when a multi-billion-dollar firm’s founders lock horns with its board

April 3, 2017 0

Narayana Murthy’s latest missive on the salary hike for COO Pravin Rao has just deepened the rift between Infosys founders and the company board. Photo

Apple launches app accelerator in Bangalore

April 1, 2017 0

Photo credit: HackNY. Apple has launched its app accelerator in Bangalore. Tim Cook had announced it during his visit to India last year, and now

This Indian couple helps companies go green with a stylish, upturned umbrella

April 1, 2017 0

ThinkPhi founders Priya and Samit Choksi. At first glance, they look like art installations. Gleaming rods sprouting from the ground and staring at the sky

5 rising startups in India – April 1, 2017

April 1, 2017 0

Photo credit: greenartphotography / 123RF. It’s April Fool’s Day. But this is no prank. Here are five startups making merry with funding. BigBasket Photo credit:

Good news for apps: App Annie predicts consumers will spend 33% more in 2017

March 31, 2017 0

Photo credit: manganganath / 123RF. Mobile app data analytics firm App Annie projects a 33 percent growth in consumer spend on apps this year, rising

Xiaomi will cross $15 billion global revenue in 2017: CEO Lei Jun

March 31, 2017 0

Lei Jun launched Xiaomi’s first phone in 2012. Photo credit: Xiaomi. In its home turf China, Xiaomi fell to the fifth spot behind Oppo, Huawei,

6 rising startups in India – Mar 30, 2017

March 30, 2017 0

Photo credit: Pixabay. India’s highest funded edtech startup, a self-checkout app for retail stores, and an Indian mobile operating system are the stars in today’s

A fintech startup risks quick loans to salaried folks that banks overlook

March 28, 2017 0

Photo credit: 401(K) 2012. In an unremarkable building off Bangalore’s Cunningham Road, a fintech startup is trying to make the most out of a blind