#Logout campaign: Will foodtech platforms be able to woo back restaurants?

Payal Ganguly

Nearly five weeks into the #Logout campaign that turned the country’s booming food-tech industry on its head, Zomato and ....

13 September, 2019

What the Future Retail investment brings to the table for Amazon

Binu Paul

Late last week, Seattle headquartered ecommerce giant Amazon acquired an indirect stake of nearly 3.6% in Future Retail, India’s ....

26 August, 2019

How this SaaS startup is solving everyday problems for the dairy industry

Payal Ganguly

An early morning conversation with the milkman and a college project later, Samarth Setia decided to build a SaaS (software-as-a-service) ....

8 August, 2019

From Pune to Sunnyvale: The Druva template for building a global SaaS leader

Payal Ganguly

Jaspreet Singh wears the tag of a unicorn founder lightly. “Revenues matter more,” he says during an early morning ....

11 July, 2019

This cybersecurity startup wants to grow with big data, threat intelligence services

Anirban Ghoshal

India’s share of global cyber threats rose from 5% in 2017 to 8% in 2018 with a global rank of three and second in the Asia-Pacific ....

4 July, 2019

How cybersecurity startup CloudSEK is helping banks prevent data theft

Anand J

During a pitch to one of India’s leading private sector banks, Bengaluru-based cybersecurity startup CloudSEK demonstrated ....

2 July, 2019

Kapil Makhija on why it is business as usual at Snapdeal-owned SaaS firm Unicommerce

Payal Ganguly

Nearly seven months after a bid to be acquired by Infibeam fell through, Unicommerce, the e-commerce sector focused SaaS firm ....

26 June, 2019

Shopmatic tweaks pricing plan for e-commerce enabler platform to lure more SMEs

Binu Paul

Singapore-based e-commerce enabler Shopmatic Pte. Ltd is making its platform available for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) ....

8 April, 2019

There’s a lot cooking in cloud kitchens -- does Rebel Foods have the right recipe?

Binu Paul

Earlier this month, Rebel Foods, the internet-first restaurant platform best known for its wraps and rolls brand Faasos, secured ....

25 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

Array Networks to set up research centre in Delhi

Vignesh Ananthraj

Array Networks, Inc., a networking hardware company, will invest $20 million (Rs 139 crore at current exchange rate) in setting ....

13 March, 2019

From groceries to e-tailing, hyperlocal delivery startups back in the limelight

Kavya Kothiyal

Last month, food-tech unicorn Swiggy started offering home delivery of groceries and other daily essentials. And last week, Reliance ....

6 March, 2019

Startups bullish about fundraising but hiring still a pain point: TechCircle survey

Kavya Kothiyal

A record year for fundraising in the Indian startup ecosystem has made entrepreneurs bullish about their prospects of raising ....

19 February, 2019

With microservices, SaaS firms are giving large vendors a run for their money

Vignesh Ananthraj

When Alibaba Cloud wanted to beef up its backend platforms, the company did not reach out to large enterprise technology giants. ....

8 February, 2019

In numbers: Can Flipkart, Amazon sustain growth momentum after policy tweaks?

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

The underlying theme of India’s decision to revise the rules for foreign direct investment (FDI) in e-commerce was to force ....

5 February, 2019

Startup founders, investors spot devils in the details of new angel tax norms

Vijayakumar Pitchiah & Payal Ganguly & Shweta Sharma

On Wednesday, the commerce and industry ministry issued a notification that sought to address the contentious ‘angel tax’ ....

17 January, 2019

Fast-learning digital assistants are finding their voice in India

Anirban Ghoshal

N Chandrababu Naidu is currently in his fourteenth year as Andhra Pradesh’s chief minister. For the first 13 years, which ....

15 January, 2019

Flashback 2018: The best of TechCircle from the year gone by

Team TC

TechCircle devotes its focus to new-age startups and enterprise technology -- two niche genres in which the action comes thick ....

31 December, 2018

Flashback 2018: Social commerce, cross-border e-tailers make a mark

Payal Ganguly

US retailer Walmart’s purchase of 77% stake in India’s Flipkart was the e-commerce deal of the year, bringing big-bang ....

28 December, 2018

Flashback 2018: Why investors went ka-ching on gaming startups

Kavya Kothiyal

When Mumbai-based fantasy sports startup Dream11 Fantasy Pvt. Ltd raised over $100 million in a Series D round led by Chinese ....

28 December, 2018

Flashback 2018: Blockchain still a buzzword in India amid ‘cryptocalypse’

Anirban Ghoshal

It has been a year of mixed fortunes for blockchain in India. In the build-up to the new year, the distributed ledger technology ....

28 December, 2018