Synechron unveils accelerator programme for wealth managers

Vignesh Ananthraj

IT consulting firm Synechron Inc. has launched an accelerator programme to help wealth managers use technology, data science and ....

28 February, 2019

Exclusive: Zomato raising fresh capital from Delivery Hero, others

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Online restaurant discovery and food delivery platform Zomato is raising around $62.25 million (Rs 440.86 crore) in a fresh funding ....

28 February, 2019
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Palo Alto Networks floats AI-based security platform

Anirban Ghoshal

Cybersecurity firm Palo Alto Networks has introduced what it claims is the enterprise segment’s only open and integrated ....

28 February, 2019

Startup founders expect tougher fundraising climate in 2019: InnoVen survey

Binu Paul

Nearly 46% of entrepreneurs expect fundraising to be more challenging in calendar year 2019 as compared to 2018 when 74% of founders ....

28 February, 2019

Every day, hackers make 115 mn attempts globally to enter user accounts: Akamai report

Vignesh Ananthraj

A total of 28 billion credential-stuffing attempts were made globally between May and December 2018. This works out to more than ....

28 February, 2019

Palo Alto Networks’ top APAC, India execs on securing local enterprises from cyberattacks

Kavya Kothiyal

California-based Palo Alto Networks, which is led by former SoftBank Group executive Nikesh Arora, offers enterprises a security ....

28 February, 2019
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Tech Mahindra partners California’s TBCASoft to promote blockchain platform for telcos

Shweta Sharma

Information technology (IT) firm Tech Mahindra Ltd has announced its collaboration with California-based blockchain startup TBCASoft, ....

28 February, 2019

Urban Ladder hands out pink slips amid efforts to turn profitable this year

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Omnichannel furniture retailer Urban Ladder Home Décor Solutions Pvt. Ltd has laid off around 60 employees as part of a ....

28 February, 2019

SoftBank and Carlyle get CCI nod to acquire stakes in Delhivery

Kavya Kothiyal

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has given the go-ahead to Japan's SoftBank Corp to acquire 22.44% stake in logistics ....

28 February, 2019

Ed-tech startup for pre-schoolers Bulbul raises funding

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Hyderabad- and US-based Bulbul Inc., which develops learning apps for pre-school kids, has raised Rs 3.5 crore ($500,000) in a ....

27 February, 2019
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US-based Alight Solutions to buy two Wipro cloud units for $110 mn

Team TC

Wipro Ltd, India's third-largest software services exporter, has agreed to sell two of its cloud-based businesses to US-based ....

27 February, 2019

Lightbox’s Sandeep Murthy on food-tech’s resurgence and ed-tech's pain points

Kavya Kothiyal & Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Lightbox likes to keep things simple. Unlike its peers which prefer to spread their bets, the Mumbai-based venture capital firm ....

27 February, 2019

Fintech startup HomeCapital secures pre-Series A funding

Binu Paul

HomeCapital, a fintech startup which helps first-time home buyers make down payments, has raised an undisclosed amount in a pre-Series ....

27 February, 2019

Meet the four Indian companies selected for Y Combinator’s winter 2019 batch

Shweta Sharma

US startup incubator Y Combinator has chosen for its winter batch this year four Indian companies dealing in robotics, e-commerce, ....

27 February, 2019

India’s e-commerce market to hit $84 bn by 2021: Report

Binu Paul

As India’s retail market is expected to cross $1 trillion in value by 2021, the share of e-commerce will grow more than ....

27 February, 2019

Startup behind world's first cryptocurrency bond gets funding from London bourse

Reuters

London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) said on Wednesday it had invested in a startup that lets companies issue debt on blockchain, ....

27 February, 2019

How Pramati Technologies reinvented itself with its corporate incubator strategy

Payal Ganguly

Every year, from October to January, Pramati Technologies hosts an event dubbed Infinity at its headquarters in Hyderabad’s ....

27 February, 2019

Google Cloud hires former AWS executive to spearhead partnerships in India

Vignesh Ananthraj

Google Cloud has hired Amitabh Jacob, a former executive at cloud computing rival Amazon Web Services (AWS), to oversee its partnerships ....

27 February, 2019