Ratio of great founders to native VC available is imbalanced: Y Combinator’s Adora Cheung

Shweta Sharma

Next month, Y Combinator (YC), the Mountain View, California-based accelerator known for seeding iconic technology startups such ....

9 April, 2019

Zishaan Hayath on how Toppr is making quality education accessible to all

Kavya Kothiyal

Mumbai-based Toppr Technologies Pvt. Ltd is among the more well known ed-tech startups attempting to disrupt India’s massive ....

27 March, 2019
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Mindtree’s Natarajan on opposing L&T’s bid and how the IT services market is changing

Anand J & Anirban Ghoshal

Last week, Mumbai-based engineering giant Larsen & Toubro Ltd (L&T) made a hostile bid to acquire Bengaluru-based software ....

26 March, 2019

Former Aptech CEO Ganesh Natarajan may invest in SP Robotic Labs, joins board

Shweta Sharma

Ganesh Natarajan, former CEO at Aptech Computer Education, is looking to invest in SP Robotic Works Pvt. Ltd and has joined the ....

25 March, 2019

Transworld’s Ritesh Ramakrishnan on why the shipping firm moved ops to the cloud

Anand J

Since its inception 42 years ago, Mumbai-based Transworld has evolved into not just a shipping agency but a logistics company ....

25 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
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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

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

IBM’s Bob Lord bets on India as hub for open-source blockchain solutions

Vignesh Ananthraj

Despite the prevailing scepticism worldwide about the future of blockchain, IBM believes it is still one of the more important ....

19 March, 2019
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Watch: Accenture Labs’ Marc Carrel-Billiard on enterprises in the post-digital era

Vignesh Ananthraj & Anand J

There was a time when technology companies were reluctant to discuss the workings of their research labs. These days, however, ....

19 March, 2019

Ex-colleague accuses WebEngage co-founder Avlesh Singh of sexual harassment

Binu Paul

A former WebEngage employee has accused the software-as-a-service (SaaS) startup’s co-founder and chief executive Avlesh ....

18 March, 2019

IBM's Willie Tejada on blockchain's future in India and why developers must reskill faster

Vignesh Ananthraj

Willie Tejada is the chief developer advocate at IBM Corp and is in charge of fostering the company’s global developer ecosystems. ....

18 March, 2019

IBM’s Ginni Rometty sees AI and cloud driving new business for Indian enterprises

Anirban Ghoshal

IBM chief executive officer Ginni Rometty sees new business in India coming from enterprises that seek to scale up artificial ....

15 March, 2019

Facebook loses top execs as product boss, WhatsApp chief Chris Daniels resign

Reuters

Facebook Inc's chief product officer and one of its earliest employees, Chris Cox, said on Thursday he is leaving ....

15 March, 2019

IBM chief Ginni Rometty wants developers to give back more to open source

Vignesh Ananthraj

Ginni Rometty, chair, president and chief executive of IBM, has urged the users of open source to give back to the software in ....

14 March, 2019

Angel tax going away will boost funding next year: IAN's Padmaja Ruparel

Payal Ganguly & Kavya Kothiyal

India’s burgeoning angel investment ecosystem has lately been the focus of policymakers, chiefly around the issue of the ....

14 March, 2019

Online loan facilitator Qbera appoints Myntra’s Goldee Udani as tech chief

Kavya Kothiyal

Qbera, an online platform that facilitates unsecured personal loans, has appointed Myntra’s Goldee Udani as its chief technology ....

14 March, 2019

Criteo's India MD on competing with Google and Facebook, focus areas and more

Anand J

French advertisement-technology company Criteo is among the few companies that have been able to take on the might of Google and ....

13 March, 2019

OLX and Mettl elevate top executives to strengthen leadership

Payal Ganguly

Online classifieds company OLX has elevated its chief revenue and strategy officer Sushil Kumar to the post of general manager ....

12 March, 2019

Govt may partially fund Nasscom’s Futureskills platform for general use

Shweta Sharma

The Indian government is likely to partially finance a skilling service platform that the IT industry group Nasscom created last ....

11 March, 2019