InBrief: Value of UPI transactions dip marginally in November 2019, Paytm to seek small finance bank licence

Tanmay Tiwary

The value of Unified Payments Interface (UPI) transactions for the month of November stood at Rs  1,89,224 crore, as compared ....

2 December, 2019

Why entrepreneurs and cloud telephony make for a sharp combination

Yatish Mehrotra

When you contact a driver after booking a cab, what do you observe? You generate a call right from the app and it gets connected ....

2 December, 2019
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India sets ball rolling on new cyber security strategy to counter emerging threats

Payal Ganguly

India is preparing for a new National Cyber Security Strategy 2020 (NCSS 2020). This comes weeks after Israeli firm NSO allegedly ....

2 December, 2019

Infosys to transform Australian government's welfare system software

Anand J

Bengaluru-based information technology services firm Infosys has been selected by the Australian government to transform the entitlement ....

2 December, 2019

UST Global expands Singapore office, plans to hire 100 over three years

Vignesh Ananthraj

California-based digital transformation solutions provider UST Global has announced that it will expand its new Singapore office ....

29 November, 2019

Listen: Udaan, OYO burn through cash; Firstcry enters education; Rostow Ravanan’s SaaS innings; Schneider Electric and smart factories

Vignesh Ananthraj & Affirunisa Kankudti & Binu Paul & Supriya Roy

This week saw B2B ecommerce platform Udaan report mounting losses for the financial year 2018-2019 on account of heavy investments ....

29 November, 2019
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Deal Roundup: November startup funding closes on a high with Paytm’s big haul

Shweta Sharma

After a dull three-week run, November closed with a bang in terms of funding activity in India’s technology startup market. ....

29 November, 2019

Edtech startup GreyAtom raises seed round led by Montane Ventures

Shweta Sharma

Mumbai-based edtech startup GreyAtom has raised $1.2 million in seed round, led by Montane Ventures. Existing investor Pravega ....

29 November, 2019

Venture Catalysts backs healthtech company WonDRx

Payal Ganguly

Prescription digitisation company WonDRx has raised an undisclosed amount in a seed round from Venture Catalysts and NB Ventures. The ....

29 November, 2019

Fitness marketplace Gympik lines up Southeast Asia foray in 2020

Tanmay Tiwary

Bengaluru headquartered Gympik Health Solutions, which runs an online fitness marketplace and offers fitness centers a SaaS solution ....

29 November, 2019
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76% Indian workers can’t communicate openly with top executives: Facebook WorkPlace

Vignesh Ananthraj

About 76% of Indian workers do not feel like they can openly communicate with their C-suite, according to a study by Workplace ....

29 November, 2019

Chatbot company CoRover wins Birlasoft’s Xccelerate4Startups contest

Tanmay Tiwary

CoRover, a cognitive chatbot company, has won the first edition of startup contest Xccelerate4Startups, which was organised by ....

29 November, 2019

Deal Talk: Acko receives $20 mn from Binny Bansal; Rapido in talks with Xiaomi for funds

Supriya Roy

Digital insurance startup Acko General Insurance has received a funding top-up from returning investor and Flipkart co-founder ....

29 November, 2019

Infosys launches GRC digital suite for MetricStream cloud

Anand J

Bengaluru-based information technology services firm Infosys has launched an AI (artificial intelligence) and ML (machine learning) ....

29 November, 2019

In Brief: CCI approves Amazon’s plan to buy a minority stake in Future Group; Ola restructures operations

Tanmay Tiwary

Anti-trust regulator Competition Commission of India has approved Amazon’s plan to acquire a minority stake in Mumbai headquartered ....

29 November, 2019

P&G India sets up Rs 200 crore environment focused fund

Binu Paul

The Indian arm of fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) major Procter & Gamble (P&G) has launched a Rs 200 crore ($27.8 million) ....

29 November, 2019

Automation Anywhere to provide RPA solutions to McLaren Racing ahead of 2020 F1 season

Prajeet Nair

Robotic process automation (RPA) software firm Automation Anywhere will be deploying its bots to help UK-based motor racing team ....

29 November, 2019

UiPath elevates Manish Bharti to president for India business

Tanmay Tiwary

New York headquartered robotic process automation (RPA) firm UiPath has elevated Manish Bharti to president for the India region. Bharti ....

28 November, 2019