Start-ups

Project Potential - A start-up, for a change!...
25 Sep 2015 Published by Yuvan Subramani 126 Views

Ever thought of a start-up that seeks not only to achieve success, but has the primary aim of tapping the hidden potential of people and thereby empower the masses? If yes, your much-expected start-up experience is here. Project Potential is an organization, that was started by 24 year-old Zubin Sharma, a University of Pennysylvania graduate, which aims to tap the hidden potential of people in rural India, especially Bihar. The principle idea is based on a theory that Zubin had in coll..

'Srjn' the new online education place...
20 Sep 2015 Published by Aprajita Dixit 194 Views

'Srjn' a Jaipur based edu tech startup is all set to bring online changes in education sector. Srjn has created over 200 economical,  feasible, innovative and portable subjects learning models for schools based on experimental learning approach. It is setup in order to ensure that students of class I to X get much needed qualitative knowledge and they are able to bring out their hidden talents and creativity. By enabling experimental learing in schools Students can actually feel and se..

Yeh to Indian hai “BOSS” – India takes a leap for its self-made operating system!...
18 Sep 2015 Published by Karthik Manohar Pillai 185 Views

I was 6 years old when I first saw a desktop which had a CPU below the monitor. It was in the mid-1990s. 20 years and we still see the Windows operating system on 99% of the computers or laptops, nevertheless to those who can afford a Mac; it has its own operating system. The Indians have finally thought of some alternative which began in 2006. They have been working diligently for almost 8 years on a project which will be launched by the end of this month. Finally a desi touch to the oper..

Ratan Tata Bets Big on Infinite Analytics, A Predictive Analytics Company...
03 Sep 2015 Published by J Ranjan 119 Views

Infinite Analytics, a company out of MIT, received funding from Ratan Tata to expand its state-of-the-art predictive analytics technology to verticals beyond retail and e-commerce.Existing investors like Nikhil Vora of Sixth Sense Ventures and new investors from Silicon Valley and India have also participated in this round.The company already works with customers including AirBnB, Comcast, B2W Digital, BabyOye, Croma Retail, eBay, Future Group, Infibeam, NBA, NDTV Retail, Trendin, Tata Marketpla..

Square Yards Launches the Square Connect App to Disrupt the Primary Real Estate Industry With Mobile...
31 Aug 2015 Published by J Ranjan 124 Views

The Square Connect program on the app enables access for brokers and agents to exclusive sourced deals & inventory from grade-A developers Square Yards, a technology-enabled transaction platform for primary real estate, announces the launch of its Square Connect mobile app for real estate brokers, independent financial agents, stock broking firms and financial institutions. The app provides them access to a much larger primary real estate inventory opening up more possibilitie..

Leading Restaurant Reservation Site EazyDiner Launches in Mumbai and Raises USD 3 Million in Series A...
30 Aug 2015 Published by J Ranjan 130 Views

In collaboration with India’s top hoteliers and restaurateurs, EazyDiner announced its entry into Mumbai. EazyDiner launched its service in Delhi earlier this year in January and has grown 25x in the last 7 months and has booked more than 10,000 diners in August alone, up from the 400 diners in January. EazyDiner is the only service in India offering real time guaranteed restaurant reservations.Now featuring over 19,000 restaurants and bars in Delhi NCR and Mumbai, with over 1,000 critic revie..

ixigo Acquires Rutogo, 2nd acquisition in last 1 month...
30 Aug 2015 Published by J Ranjan 103 Views

ixigo, India’s leading mobile travel search marketplace has announced that it has completed the acquisition of Square Hoot Hikes Pvt Ltd, the parent company of Rutogo, an inter-city cabs aggregator, for an undisclosed amount. As part of the deal, the Rutogo team will be joining ixigo to scale its fast-growing cabs app by building a marketplace for inter-city taxi owners and vendors.Aloke Bajpai, Co-Founder & CEO, ixigo said - “Rutogo’s team is passionate about the tourist taxis segment..

BetterButter raises seed funding led by growx ventures...
30 Aug 2015 Published by J Ranjan 96 Views

BetterButter, an online social, food discovery platform, has raised a seed funding round led by growx ventures. The platform currently focuses on recipes, allowing users to create, share, discover, and appreciate recipes, and aims to become the de-facto platform for all things kitchen in the future.BetterButter was founded by Sukhmani Bedi and Niyaz Laiq, graduates of Cambridge, Insead, and SOAS. Sukhmani’s experience spans IMF, Deloitte, and Phillips, where she led marketing for kitchen appli..

ISHANYA launches the smartest and largest marketplace for home decor and gifting: The HomeSukh...
30 Aug 2015 Published by J Ranjan 138 Views

ISHANYA, India’s only lifestyle destination for home décor and interiors, today launched the smartest concept and biggest marketplace for home décor and gifting ‘The HomeSukh’ – A concept by Housl!fe. Spread over 20,000 square feet and two levels, The HomeSukh boasts of an impressive line- up of 30 curated brands offering an array of nearly 10,000 products ranging from artifacts, décor lighting, furnishings, other accessories and gifting items.Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Mahesh M, C..

Meet Recurly; mobile payment solution for subscription businesses...
04 Aug 2015 Published by J Ranjan 120 Views

Mobile payment solutions are a hot cake these days and VC’s and Capitalists are going after these startups aggressively. On a normal day every company is busy working with their customers and understanding their challenges and how all of them want to have a seamless experience. All of them want to go mobile at the soonest.  Ecommerce is slowly transitioning to Mcommerce with the majority of companies creating solutions, which are a combination of on..

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