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Affordable technology redefining Indian consumer market

By : CIOL Writers

The rubric of consumer commerce in India is witnessing an overhaul. A smartphone worth Rs 251 only and the rapid rollouts of 3G and 4G services are a clear indicator of a whirlwind of change in the commercial consumption of

Why buying Ola makes sense for RJio

Faisal Kawoosa RJio is not just gearing up to project itself as another telecom operator in the market. It is rather reinforcing itself as the hub of the Indian digital and connected economy. It is certainly taking the centre stage

Ola lets shuttle users suggest routes in Delhi NCR

NEW DELHI, INDIA: With the odd-even experiment in effect in the state of Delhi from January 1, Ola Shuttle has come up with a convenient ‘Suggest a Route’ feature on its app in Delhi NCR. This will help users suggest

Infosys’ Rajiv Bansal joins Ola

BENGALURU, INDIA: Former Infosys CFO Rajiv Bansal has joined taxi hailing service as its chief financial officer. Bansal replaces Mitesh Shah, who will now lead the strategic finance initiatives, ANI Technologies that owns Ola, said in a statement. “He brings

Ola closed over $1.3bn funding with another $500mn in series F

BANGALORE, INDIA: Ola garnered $500 million in its Series F funding round from Baillie Gifford, Falcon Edge Capital, Tiger Global, SoftBank Group, DST Global and Didi Kuaidi. With the current round, Ola has closed over $1.3 bn of external funding,

Ola introduces Android wallet app, Ola Money

BANGALORE, INDIA: App-based taxi services aggregator, Ola now launched a dedicated mobile app for Ola Money that will allow users single point access across multiple brands and use cases. For example, the app can now be used for mobile phone recharge across

Ola opens up its API to developers to reach out to over 100mn user base

BANGALORE, INDIA: In an effort to reach out to more users and to offer them a seamless experience of personal transportation, app based taxi services aggregator, Ola released its API for the developers community. It will allow them integrate Ola’s offering

Ola, a celeb’s at your doorstep!

MUMBAI, INDIA: Adding yet another feather to the services taxi hailing app Ola Cabs launched for its select customers, a new surprise awaits the chosen few. Ola has announced that celebs from various walks of life will pick up Select

Ola to help children of its drivers prepare for board exams

MUMBAI, INDIA: As a gesture of goodwill or corporate social responsibility, taxi hailing service Ola will enable education of the children of its taxi drivers via its initiative named Gurukul. For this, the company has tied-up with Avanti Learning Centers