Karnataka transport department suspends Ola’s aggregator licence

Binu Paul

In a major setback to Ola, the Karnataka transport department has suspended the cab-hailing unicorn’s aggregator licence ....

22 March, 2019

How Cvent is using its first-mover SaaS edge to disrupt the global events management market

Anirban Ghoshal

For Reggie Aggarwal, founder and chief executive officer (CEO) of events management software company Cvent, it all started with ....

22 March, 2019

Exclusive: Beauty e-tailer Nykaa acquires women styling platform 20Dresses.com

Kavya Kothiyal

To expand its fashion business, beauty e-tailer Nykaa has acquired women styling platform 20Dresses.com for an undisclosed sum, ....

22 March, 2019

IoT-powered logistics startup Transport Hub pockets seed cheque

Kavya Kothiyal

Logistics-technology startup Transport Hub said on Friday that it has raised Rs 3.5 crore (around $500,000) in seed funding from ....

22 March, 2019

National Stock Exchange’s arm acquires cybersecurity firm Aujas Networks

Anirban Ghoshal

NSEIT Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of the National Stock Exchange (NSE), has acquired cybersecurity company Aujas Networks Pvt. ....

22 March, 2019
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PhonePe gets fresh infusion from parent as competition heats up

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

PhonePe, the digital payments arm of Walmart-owned e-commerce giant Flipkart, has received the first capital infusion of 2019 ....

22 March, 2019

AI will gobble up most project management work by 2030, predicts Gartner

Anirban Ghoshal & Shweta Sharma

Market research firm Gartner Inc. has predicted that artificial intelligence (AI) will eliminate by 2030 as much as 80% of project ....

22 March, 2019

Revenue management platform Voiro raises pre-Series A funding

Binu Paul

Bengaluru-based Voiro, a revenue management suite for ad-led digital publishers, has raised Rs 2.5 crore ($363,023 at current ....

22 March, 2019
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Infosys to bring advanced data analytics, AR-VR to this major tennis event

Vignesh Ananthraj

Homegrown IT services giant Infosys has announced a three-year strategic technology partnership with Roland-Garros (also known ....

22 March, 2019

Cybersecurity firm McAfee unveils integration with collaboration tool Microsoft Teams

Shweta Sharma

US cybersecurity firm McAfee said it has launched McAfee MVISION Cloud for online collaboration tool Microsoft Teams. Microsoft ....

22 March, 2019

What Automation Anywhere’s refreshed AI bot is offering enterprises

Vignesh Ananthraj

Automation Anywhere, a robotic process automation (RPA) unicorn led by Indian-origin founders, has unveiled advances to its artificial ....

22 March, 2019

Byju’s valuation crosses $5 bn with funding from General Atlantic, Tencent

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Ed-tech unicorn Byju’s, owned by Think & Learn Pvt. Ltd, has raised $31.3 million (Rs 215 crore at current exchange ....

22 March, 2019
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Using AI, RPA to ease customer pain points: Future Generali Life Insurance's Byju Joseph

Shweta Sharma

In June last year, Future Generali India Life Insurance Company became the country’s first private insurer to enable customers ....

22 March, 2019

Scooter-rental platform Bounce names former Groupon exec as senior vice-president

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Scooter- and bicycle-rental platform Bounce, based in Bengaluru, said it has roped in Bharath Devanathan as senior vice-president ....

20 March, 2019

Tech Mahindra reskills staff to get half its revenue from digital business

Vignesh Ananthraj

Tech Mahindra Ltd said it has upskilled nearly 70% of its IT workforce in digital and future skills as par of measures of get ....

20 March, 2019

NinjaCart ventures beyond South, rolls out ops in Delhi, Mumbai and Pune

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bengaluru-based 63Ideas Infolabs Pvt. Ltd, which owns business-to-business (B2B) agri-marketing platform NinjaCart, has expanded ....

20 March, 2019

With Yatra next on its buyout wishlist, is Ebix biting off more than it can chew?

Anand J

It’s safe to say that most of Ebix Inc’s shareholders didn’t bat an eye when the Nasdaq-listed firm announced ....

20 March, 2019

Parenting-pregnancy app Healofy raises money; rewards platform Cred in funding talks

Payal Ganguly

Parenting-pregnancy social network app Healofy has raised $10 million (Rs 69 crore at current exchange rate) in a Series A round, ....

20 March, 2019

Nvidia rolls out $99 AI computer Jetson Nano, ties up with AWS on IoT

Anirban Ghoshal

Graphics chipset-maker Nvidia has launched a tiny $99 artificial intelligence computer called Jetson Nano that can create multiple ....

20 March, 2019

Pravega Ventures’ Mukul Singhal on why early-stage tech investing is on an upswing

Kavya Kothiyal

When Mukul Singhal and Rohit Jain, former fund managers with SAIF Partners, founded Pravega Ventures more than three years back, ....

20 March, 2019

Trend Micro sees huge opportunity in India’s cybersecurity market

Anand J

India is a growing market for Trend Micro and the country has the potential to account for a significant chunk of the Taiwanese ....

20 March, 2019