PropTiger, seal merger; raise $55 mn from investors

Manu P Toms

Online real estate brokerage and property listing portal will merge in an all-stock deal that quickens ....

10 January, 2017

PropTiger-Housing deal to be signed this week

Team TC

Online property broker PropTiger and SoftBank-funded realty portal are in the final leg of talks to ink a merger that ....

9 January, 2017

Exclusive: Why Times Internet wouldn't be raising $100 mn for Magicbricks

Manu P Toms

Times Internet Ltd (TIL), the digital business arm of media conglomerate Bennett Coleman, and Co. Ltd (BCCL) that runs several ....

27 October, 2016

PropTiger buys realty data provider startup PropRates

Dearton Thomas Hector

Online real estate firm PropTiger has acquired Mumbai-based startup PropRates, which provides data related to real estate transactions, ....

6 September, 2016

PropTiger acquires AR startup 3DPhy to enhance 3D capability

Binu Paul

Online real estate platform PropTiger has acquired Gurgaon-based augmented reality and 3D visualisation startup 3DPhy for an ....

11 August, 2016

How welcoming is the startup world to women entrepreneurs?

Team TC

The startup world has seen the entry of a number of women entrepreneurs. But how easy has the journey been for them? At the recently ....

9 May, 2016

Invest in the driver, not in the bus: Paytm's Vijay Shekhar Sharma

Team TC

Invest in the driver, not in the bus. This was Paytm founder and CEO Vijay Shekhar Sharma's advice to investors at the Techcircle ....

2 May, 2016

VCCircle Network appoints Nita Kapoor as CEO

Team TC

News Corp-owned The VCCircle Network has appointed Nita Kapoor as the CEO. She will also oversee as head of ....

3 April, 2016

News Corp Australia to buy majority stake in Thailand's DIAKRIT

Priya Prasad

News Corp Australia has agreed to acquire a majority stake in Thailand-based digital real estate marketing firm DIAKRIT International ....

11 February, 2016

News Corp's unit acquires Canadian digital coupon firm Checkout 51

Team TC

News America Marketing, a subsidiary of Rupert Murdoch's News Corp, has agreed to acquire Checkout 51, a three-year-old Canadian ....

24 July, 2015

News Corp raises stake in online property broker PropTiger to 30%

Priyanka Sahay

Global media giant News Corp has raised its stake in Elara Technologies Pte Ltd (Elara), the Singapore-based parent of digital ....

16 June, 2015

News Corp completes acquisition of VCCircle

Team TC

We are pleased to announce that News Corp has completed its acquisition of the VCCircle Network. We are proud to be the newest business ....

28 March, 2015

News Corp announces acquisition of VCCircle

Team TC

NEW YORK (March 8, 2015) - News Corp announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire the VCCircle Network, which includes ....

9 March, 2015

News Corp. acquires personal finance planning portal

Sainul K

New York-headquartered global media giant News Corp. has acquired Mumbai-based FinDirect Services Pvt Ltd, the company behind ....

20 December, 2014

Rupert Murdoch's News Corp to buy real estate listing company Move for $950M


News Corp, a publishing company controlled by media honcho Rupert Murdoch, has agreed to acquire California-based Move Inc., ....

30 September, 2014

News Corp's education unit launches digital lessons


News Corp's education division Amplify on Monday unveiled a digital curriculum aimed at middle school students in a move to kick-start ....

4 March, 2014

Hulu video site auction attracts four bidders


Former News Corp president Peter Chernin and private equity fund Guggenheim Digital Media have placed bids for Hulu, two people ....

24 May, 2013

Former News Corp president Chernin bids $500M for Hulu


Former News Corp president Peter Chernin has bid around $500 million for Hulu, the online video streaming service he helped create ....

8 April, 2013

The savvy network behind Summly

Tim Bradshaw,

It's the perfect dotcom success story: a 17-year-old from south London topping App Store charts with an iPhone app he developed ....

9 November, 2012

Interim Yahoo CEO Ross Levinsohn leaves company


Ross Levinsohn is leaving Yahoo, two weeks after the company announced he lost out on the top job to Google executive Marissa ....

31 July, 2012

Media Moguls Focus On Digital Dollars At Sun Valley


Media and technology moguls gather in Idaho this week to once more debate a shift to a digital world, but the talk this year will ....

6 July, 2011