Successful Women Entrepreneurs in India

For-Women-Entrepreneurs-Story_ThinkstockPhotos-491245137-(1)India has indisputably positioned itself as a world leader in business and technology. The tech-savvy entrepreneurs who thrive in these industries are known for their startling innovation and vivid insight. It is a male-dominated profession, with women making up a small, but very vocal, minority. The female pioneers in the field agree that there is […]

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Nokia sues Apple in Europe and US for infringement of patents

For-Nokia-Story_person-woman-hand-smartphoneNokia has filed lawsuits against Apple in Europe and the US for violating 32 technology patents. The move comes just a day after Apple’s legal action against Nokia on similar lines. Nokia alleged that the US tech giant Apple has been using Nokia’s technology in “many” products without paying for it, in its official blog. […]

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Education is the last sector to be disrupted by technology: Omidyar’s Roopa Kudva

Roopa KudvaEducation is the last sector to be disrupted by technology: Roopa Kudva, OmidyarPhilanthropic investment firm Omidyar Network established its India office in October 2009 to expand the firm’s investments in the rapidly growing economy. Since then, Omidyar Network, which has the flexibility to offer two kinds of cheques – grants and equity – has invested […]

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Samsung to acquire Viv, the next gen AI platform

Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. on Thursday said it agreed to acquire Viv Labs Inc., the company behind open artificial intelligence platform Viv. The financial details of the transactions were not disclosed by the company. With Viv, Samsung will be able to unlock and offer new service experiences for its customers, including one that simplifies user […]

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Google’s Pixel: What makes the product stand out?

Google-pixelGoogle’s Pixel, as the tech giant describes it, is the first phone made by Google ‘inside and out’. The two phones—Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL— launched last night will now be available in India starting at Rs 57,000, with pre-orders beginning from 13 October. Until the launch of Pixel, Google had the Nexus series […]

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Samsung may recall Galaxy Note 7

Galaxy Note 7Tech giant Samsung Electronics is likely to announce the worldwide recall of all of its new Galaxy Note 7 smartphones as reports of the device’s battery exploding while charging emerged on social media. The Korean smartphone maker has now delayed the shipments of the Note 7 to conduct additional quality testing, Reuters reported. South Korea’s […]

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Exclusive: Video-based healthcare consultation platform SeeDoc raises funding from YourNest

SeeDocVideo-based healthcare consultation platform SeeDoc has raised around $1 million (around Rs 6.7 crore) in its pre-Series A round of funding led by early stage venture fund YourNest, Sunil Goyal, founder and CEO, YourNest Angel Fund told Techcircle. Goyal added that several other investors also participated in the round but declined to name them. Gurgaon-based […]

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