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

Airtel acqui-hires logistics tech startup Quikmile

Tanmay Tiwary

Indian telecommunications company Bharti Airtel has acqui-hired Gurgaon-based vehicle tracking logistics platform Quikmile. The ....

26 November, 2019

Airtel launches accelerator programme, buys stake in tech startup Vahan

Tanmay Tiwary

Global telecommunications company Bharti Airtel has launched its accelerator programme to support the growth of early-stage Indian ....

25 October, 2019

Watch: What Huawei has lined up for India ahead of 5G trials

Payal Ganguly & Shweta Sharma

From paperless boarding of flights to intruder detection via CCTV footage using AI (artificial intelligence), Chinese telecommunications ....

17 October, 2019

Bharti Airtel, Huawei complete deployment of 5G MIMO network in India

Team TC

Delhi-based Bharti India, which operates telecom service provider Airtel, and Chinese telecommunications equipment major Huawei ....

1 October, 2019

Enterprise Tech Dispatch: Indian banks join blockchain wagon, social media firms irk cybercops

Anirban Ghoshal

Large Indian IT services firms and startups have been trying to use distributed ledger technology or blockchain to solve issues ....

25 September, 2019

Enterprise Tech Dispatch: Ericsson follows in Wipro’s footsteps; Bribery charges still haunt Cognizant

Anirban Ghoshal

Large enterprises, especially from the technology sector, plugging into startups, even making acquisitions to beat rivals or hit ....

16 September, 2019

Reliance Jio targets Rs 20,000 crore opportunity for NB-IoT offering

Anirban Ghoshal

Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio Infocomm is targeting a Rs 20,000 crore revenue opportunity with its new Narrowband IoT offering, ....

12 August, 2019

Tata Communications partners with Cisco to offer new managed SD-WAN solution

Tanmay Tiwary

Mumbai-based telecom major Tata Communications and San Jose, California-based networking provider Cisco have partnered to offer ....

16 May, 2019

Digital sales and marketing services firm Benddit secures $250K in seed funding

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Gurugram-based Benddit Global Business Private Limited, which operates a technology platform to connect sales and marketing experts ....

6 March, 2019

Flashback 2018: Partnerships, regional content boost growth in India's OTT space

Payal Ganguly

As data prices and device costs for smartphones have fallen, India has emerged as a key market for over-the-top (OTT) content, ....

27 December, 2018

VMware partners with Airtel, others for initiative to keep women in the workforce

Anirban Ghoshal

US-headquartered VMware, which provides services for managing cloud systems, is spearheading an initiative to encourage Indian ....

17 October, 2018

DLF is bringing IoT, Big Data with a pinch of e-commerce to modern shopping malls

Anirban Ghoshal

While e-commerce firms may have won over investors, the vast majority of Indians are still shopping offline. Large offline players ....

5 September, 2018

Airtel may tie up with US telecom giant Verizon for IoT services in India

Anirban Ghoshal

Telecom service provider Bharti Airtel is in advanced talks for a formal partnership with American peer Verizon to launch Internet ....

6 June, 2018

Google Play launches carrier billing option for Airtel, Vodafone users

Varun Arora

Vodafone and Airtel users in India will now be able to make purchases on Google Play using the carrier billing option, with Google ....

2 January, 2017

PayU India names Maneesh Goel as CFO

Disha Sharma

Naspers-backed PayU India has appointed former CEO of Den Snapdeal TV-Shop Maneesh Goel as chief financial officer, it said in ....

26 November, 2016

Syntonic enters India with Freeway app, targets prepaid users

Priya Singh

US-based mobile app developer Syntonic has launched its data cash-back and promotion app, Freeway in India. Freeway will allow ....

3 November, 2016

PayU's finance head Gurpreet Singh quits

Arti Singh

Naspers-backed PayU Payments Pvt. Ltd has seen another top level exit with the resignation of its finance head. Gurpreet Singh, ....

27 October, 2016

Freecharge hires Karthik Rajeshwaran as director of strategy

Binu Paul

  Snapdeal-controlled digital payments platform FreeCharge has appointed former Obi Mobiles executive Karthik Rajeshwaran ....

12 October, 2016

What is all the noise about Reliance Jio?

Aman Malik

Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL)'s latest offering Jio has created a stir in the market given its promise of free voice calls and ....

9 September, 2016

Airtel to charge its subscribers extra for VoIP calls over 2G and 3G

Anand Rai

In a move that will upset (to put it lightly) its subscribers, telecom operator Airtel will now charge extra for VoIP (Voice over ....

24 December, 2014