Will Google’s ride sharing services hurt Uber & help Ola?

OLA_UBERThat everything is fair in love and war holds true for technology sector. Google, the US-based search giant, is entering ride-sharing services, said a report by WSJ. Incidentally, Google happens to be a stakeholder in Uber, the world’s largest cab hailing company, and its new project will clearly be posing competition to Uber. The WSJ […]

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Fireside, others invest in wearable tech startup Witworks

Invest_FBangalore-based consumer IoT firm Witworks Consumer Technologies Pvt. Ltd. has raised an undisclosed amount of investment from Fireside Ventures, Investopad, P39 Capital and a syndicated group of angels. The round was led by Kanwaljit Singh (Fireside Ventures), Rohan Malhotra and Arjun Malhotra (Investopad) and Manish Singhal of pi Ventures in his personal capacity, according to […]

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Fireside, others invest in wearable tech startup Witworks

Invest_FBangalore-based consumer IoT firm Witworks Consumer Technologies Pvt. Ltd. has raised an undisclosed amount of investment from Fireside Ventures, Investopad, P39 Capital and a syndicated group of angels. The round was led by Kanwaljit Singh (Fireside Ventures), Rohan Malhotra and Arjun Malhotra (Investopad) and Manish Singhal of pi Ventures in his personal capacity, according to […]

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Wedding portal Shaadisaga gets funding from ah! Ventures, Anupam Mittal & others

Delhi-based online wedding planner Shaadisaga has raised an undisclosed amount in funding in a pre-Series A round from ah! Ventures, People Group’s Anupam Mittal and other investors. FreeCharge’s Kunal Shah and Sandeep Tandon, Dheeraj Jain of Redcliffe Capital and Rohit Chokhani of White Unicorn Ventures were among the other angel investors in this round, the […]

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Anupam Mittal, Sharad Sharma, others invest $500K in photo-sharing app Vebbler

vellber_team_tcVebbler Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which operates photo-sharing app Vebbler, has raised $500,000 (around Rs 3.3 crore) in angel funding from a group of 16 investors from India, Singapore, Hong Kong and the US, through LetsVenture that connects startups with angels and venture capitalists, the company said in a statement. The investors who have participated in […]

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Why home services startups are finding it difficult to get customers

home_feUntil last year, a new startup was springing up in the on-demand home services space every few days, riding on the convenience and instant access that the smartphone provided. These startups promised to send reliable service professionals for every kind of work that an Indian home required – plumbers, electricians, wedding photographers, fitness instructors, home […]

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Exclusive: Online fashion rental platform Blinge raises first round of funding

BLINGEMumbai-based Panoptic Solutions Pvt. Ltd, which operates online fashion rental platform Blinge, has raised an undisclosed amount in its first round of funding led by Anupam Mittal, founder and CEO of People Group, a top company executive told Techcircle.in. The funding round, which happened in October 2015, also saw participation from Livspace co-founder and CEO […]

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Exclusive: Online fashion rental platform Blinge raises first round of funding

BLINGEMumbai-based Panoptic Solutions Pvt. Ltd, which operates online fashion rental platform Blinge, has raised an undisclosed amount in its first round of funding led by Anupam Mittal, founder and CEO of People Group, a top company executive told Techcircle.in. The funding round, which happened in October 2015, also saw participation from Livspace co-founder and CEO […]

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