Tag "AirBnB"

Airbnb could soon get into the business of flight bookings

By : CIOL Writers

Airbnb is moving beyond the lodging and rental solutions aiming for a bigger pie in the booming travel industry. The US-based startup is now looking to offer flight booking service within the next 18 months, according to a Bloomberg report

Facebook usurps Airbnb as the best tech company to work for in 2017: Glassdoor

By : CIOL Writers

Every year in the month of December, Career website Glassdoor releases its annual Employees’ Choice Awards, a list of the 50 best companies to work for in the coming year. To no one’s surprise, Facebook bagged the top spot as

Peeyush Ranjan, former CTO, Flipkart calls it quits

By : CIOL Writers

Joining the ever expanding list of high profile exits from India’s biggest online retailer- Mukesh Bansal, Ankit Nagori, Amod Malviya, Sujeet Kumar, Paroma Chatterjee – Peeyush Ranjan, former CTO of Flipkart has put in his resignation papers and will leave

Twilio’s IPO success a positive harbinger for tech stocks

By : CIOL Writers

The huge interest the public market has shown in the stocks of cloud communications tools maker Twilio has come as a fresh breath of air for tech stocks, those have seen lukewarm investor interest over the past few months. Twilio’s

3 Indian startups chosen for YCombinator accelerator program

By : CIOL Writers

The might of Indian startups has begun to show, as the most successful accelerator program in the world, YCombinator has selected three companies from the country for its summer batch. The largest representation of Indian startups so far in the

Funding roundup: From LendingKart to Airbnb

By : CIOL Writers

In the startup world we live in daily new investments are initiated. Here’s a round up of the winners from this space. Voler Cars Gets Undisclosed Amount of Funding Voler Cars, a self-drive car rental company has raised an undisclosed

Video Carousel Ads for Businesses from Instagram

By : CIOL Writers

Videos are any day a better and lucrative option for ad format than still images. Trying to offer businesses precisely this edge, Instagram is bringing videos to its Carousel ad format, allowing marketers to pick five videos—or a combination of

Tech Companies to look for in 2016

By : CIOL Writers

A job in tech industry is aspired by tons of people with its high pays and higher perks. But pays and perks are no guarantee for employee satisfaction. Not all companies think about employee happiness and contentment. So, for those

Unicorns : Champions and Losers

By : CIOL Writers

Times have changed. It’s a new era for unicorn startups. Silicon Valley markdowns, the perceptive shift towards structured growth-based models, regional backing for domestic solutions, have changed the essential dynamics of how markets are seeing unicorns today. Many if not