IoT Start-up Awards 2016 opens nominations for young cos

By : CIOL Writers

BANGALORE, INDIA: IoT India Congress, a first of its kind platform in India for the IoT enthusiasts, has announced the call for nominations for its inaugural IoT Start-up Awards 2016. The award aims to reward and celebrate breakthrough innovations in

PayU bringing industry veterans at top deck

By : CIOL Writers

Naspers-backed payment startup PayU India seems to be on a hiring spree as it has made seven top-level hires from companies including Airtel, Human Factors International and FabFurnish, according to an ET report. The company is also reportedly planning to

IITs to blacklist 20 startups from campus hiring

By : CIOL Writers

Many renowned startups, including Flipkart, received a lot of flak recently as they had to forego or delay the joining of most of their campus placement offers leaving many graduate students coasted with no jobs in hand. To prevent any

Startups with Robin Hood Army to feed 500K people on both sides of the border

By : Riddhi Sharma

Major startups like Uber, Zomato, Snapdeal, Oyo, Grofers, Inshorts, Roposo, InMobi and Pressplay have joined hands to be a part of #Mission500k. Mission500k is a unique project to unite Indians and Pakistanis to serve meals to 5,00,000 less fortunate people on both

Big Bazaar discounts sale will go live on Snapdeal from Aug 13-17

BANGALORE, INDIA: Future Group has partnered with Snapdeal to make Big Bazaar’s annual Maha Bachat Sale live online. Big Bazaar’s Maha Bachat deals will be available online on Snapdeal from August 13-17, 2016. Future Group already operates in 240 cities

Uber investing in 4 European startups who won UberPITCH program

By : CIOL Writers

This May, Uber had said that it was planning to bring its UberPITCH program to Europe. In a follow-up move, Uber co-founder and CEO Travis Kalanick has announced that his company has invested in four fledgling European startups. Uber says

DST launches a 100cr program NIDHI to support startups

By : CIOL Writers

The Department of Science and Technology has launched a Rs 100-crore program called National Initiative for Developing and Harnessing Innovations (NIDHI), aimed at helping startups across the country in terms of both funding and incubation support. DST will launch three

Myntra ties up with Tech Connect Retail to comply with FDI regulations

By : CIOL Writers

E-commerce sector becomes a hustling-bustling domain with the coming of the festive season. Whether it’s improving logistics and warehouse network or introducing new changes to meet laws, nobody wants to miss the festive opportunity. Aiming for the same, fashion e-tailer,

Book a cab without the internet

By : CIOL Writers

In an endeavor to evade India’s patchy Internet and reach a larger customer base, certain ride-hailing services like ixigo, Baxi, Jugnoo and AHA Taxis have introduced an offline feature that allows passengers to book the service without using internet. The

All startups allowed exemption from prior experience in tendering process

By : CIOL Writers

All startups– “micro, small or otherwise” have now been made eligible to get an exemption from the prior experience criteria in public procurement, a benefit that was enjoyed only by micro and small enterprises so far, according to a new

Idea – Rocket Science + Ears = Good Start-Up

Pratima H BANGALORE, INDIA: Who could have thought in the post-Great Depression days in the USA

Buying fashion gets easier on phone with Staqu’s ‘Snap n Buy’ tech

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Gurgaon-based startup, Staqu is looking to transform the fashion e-commerce with a simplified

Uber to merge with rival Didi Chuxing in China

Uber and its main rival in China, Didi Chuxing is likely to end their rivalry, through a

$8B funding in mobile-based start-ups in last 5 years

By : CIOL Writers

India’s startup companies are racing to embrace mobile industry and it is proving to be a

Flipkart laying off 700-1000 underperforming employees

By : CIOL Writers

India’s largest online retailer, Flipkart is planning to layoff about 700-1000 of its employees. The company

Kickstarter has created 8,800 companies & 3lac jobs

By : CIOL Writers

A study by Professor Ethan Mollick from the University of Pennsylvania says that the crowdfunding website,

The Vault: A reality show for budding entrepreneurs of India

By : CIOL Writers

There is no dearth of reality shows in India catering to different kinds of talents from

Book Uber & do multiple other stuffs on Snapdeal app now

Snapdeal will not let you leave its app, while you are shopping. For example, if you

Right to choose: Myntra and Jabong to operate as separate units

By : CIOL Writers

For all the unhappy souls who thought Myntra’s acquisition of Jabong took away their right to

‘Booster Kit’ for startups from Karnataka government

By : CIOL Writers

Karnataka government’s Startup Cell on Monday announced a ‘Start-up Karnataka Booster Kit’ for startups registered with