Messaging app Hike lost more than Rs 1 crore every day in FY18

Payal Ganguly

A significant revenue stream continues to elude messaging app operator Hike Pvt. Ltd, even as its losses nearly doubled in the ....

22 October, 2018

BlackBerry claims Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram copied Messenger features


BlackBerry Ltd on Tuesday filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Facebook Inc and its WhatsApp and Instagram apps, arguing ....

7 March, 2018

Sticker search app Emojifi raises angel funding

Disha Sharma

Emojifi, an app that provides live emoji, sticker and graphics interchange format (GIF) suggestions based on the typed words across ....

3 March, 2017

Kavin Mittal gets 24-fold hike in FY16

Disha Sharma

Kavin Bharti Mittal, CEO at Hike Ltd, received an almost 24-fold increase in compensation for 2015-16, as the messaging app expanded ....

20 January, 2017

With Snapchat as focus, Facebook Messenger launches camera

Priya Singh

Facebook's standalone messaging app has introduced a front and rear camera that comes packed with many features once pioneered ....

16 December, 2016

We're going to be playing an entirely different ball game in 2017, says Hike's Kavin Bharti Mittal

Nishant Sharma

Having entered the coveted $1-billion-club of startups in India, Kavin Bharti Mittal is more confident than ever about the success ....

7 October, 2016