Personal assistant platform Tapzo to shut down services next month

Binu Paul

Personal assistant platform Tapzo, which was recently in the news for a potential acquisition by Amazon’s payment service, ....

3 September, 2018

Exclusive: AppBrowzer secures $500K from Deepak Gurnani, others

Binu Paul

Bangalore-based Roid Technologies Pvt Ltd, which operates instant mobile app store AppBrowzer, has raised $500,000 led by Deepak ....

9 March, 2017

Flashback 2016: Six startups that pivoted this year

Arti Singh

Some entrepreneurs get it right the first time and succeed, some just give up. And then there are some who don't get it right ....

28 December, 2016

Helpchat rebrands as all-in-one app Tapzo

Varun Arora

Bengaluru-based Coraza Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs personal assistant platform Helpchat, has rebranded as Tapzo, six months ....

18 November, 2016

Exclusive: Helpchat raising Series C funding from AmEx Ventures, others

Nishant Sharma

Coraza Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs Helpchat and OneDirect, has secured a Series C round of funding led by American Express ....

30 September, 2016

Personal assistant app Joe Hukum rejigs business model

Nishant Sharma

App-based provider of concierge services Joe Hukum is recasting its business model to focus more on business-to-business (B2B) ....

23 June, 2016

Eight tech startups that closed operations this fortnight

Arti Singh

New ideas/global replicas, funding, scale up and shut downs have now become part and parcel of the Indian startup story. Almost ....

28 May, 2016

Helpchat shuts chat service, lays off staff

Varun Arora

Personal assistant app Helpchat has closed its chat services and laid off most employees working in those operations, its founder ....

26 May, 2016

Personal assistant app Helpchat sees 1M downloads

Varun Arora

Personal assistant app Helpchat, run by Coraza Technologies Pvt Ltd, has been downloaded one million times since it was launched ....

29 October, 2015

Post pivot, Helpchat fires over 100 employees

Binu Paul

Helpchat, which recently pivoted into a chat-based personal assistant app, is believed to have laid off between 100-150 staffers. "As ....

12 October, 2015

Helpchat acquires offline deals app Niffler

Binu Paul

Personal assistant app Helpchat has acquired Mumbai-based deals and discovery platform Niffler for an undisclosed amount. The ....

28 September, 2015

Post pivot, personal assistant app Helpchat gets TaxiForSure's Deena Jacob as CFO

Adith Charlie

Personal assistant app Helpchat, which is run by Coraza Technologies Pvt Ltd, has appointed TaxiForSure's finance head Deena ....

3 August, 2015