Mastering the VC Game (Bussgang)

Of Jack Dorsey and his fascination for courier service – Mastering the VC Game [Book Review]

There are books and then there are books that you can’t leave till you are done with it (I just couldn’t put it down).

Mastering the VC Game belongs to the second type. Written by Jeffrey Bussgang (General Partner at Flybridge Capital Partners), the book walks you through the VC mind and helps one understand the entire investing process better.

InfoEdge Q4 Results – Growth is Back

Economy is bouncing back and companies have started recruiting. And it shows up in InfoEdge’s Q4 results. After two quarters of negative growth and one flat quarter-total Income in Q4 of FY09-10 at Rs 717.37 mn, a 11.8% increase over…

Nokia Mobile Money Project gets approval from RBI

Nokia’s ambitious Mobile Money project (in partnership with Yes Bank and Obopay) has received an approval from RBI. Nokia Money pilot began in Pune and enables people to transfer money to another person simply by using the person’s mobile phone…

Cloud Computing Applications

Free Tools for Startups – How to Grow without Spending in IT Infrastructure [Cloud 9]

Startups today have no IT infrastructure of their own. They are lean, agile, and small. They work virtually using applications that are hosted in the Cloud. According to Wikipedia, a typical Cloud Computing provider deliver common business applications online which are accessed from another web service or software like a web browser, while the software and data are stored on servers.

Thank you Sponsors for making Pluggd.in Happen

We’d like to take this opportunity to thank our sponsors. Event : Technology & Mentorship Forum in Chennai and Mumbai NSTEDB, Dept of Science, Govt of India and Dell India have come together to bring THE TECHNOLOGY AND MENTORSHIP FORUM…

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Orangut- Conference Management System with Submission Rooms

Orangut(au-rang-utt) is a cloud-based submission and review management system. The application essentially is a SaaS tool that can be used by organizers of conferences, competitions, fests and other events to manage submissions, entries, nominations and registrations online. A feature of…

Employer Rating/Salary Comparison site, JobeeHive ‘almost’ shuts shop

Most of the other company review sites have been abandoned as well. Criticat, Talentty. Apart from the fact that most of these sites went thru’ recession blues when jobs were hardly few and far in between, there was ofcourse a basic missing factor – that of monetization/sustainability.

Convert Web site from one script to another – Google India Launches Script Convertor

Google India has launched Script Converter, tool that converts a given web page or piece of text from one script to another. Script Converter is a transliteration tool and supports 17 languages with 17X17 conversion support: Bengali, English, Greek, Gujarati,…

To Kill, or Not to Kill [Is it possible?]

To Kill, or Not to Kill [Is it possible?]

Okay. We all know that you ARE working on the next big thing right now and gonna make a dent in the Universe with it because your product has all that kick-ass aura that junta would definitely crave for; but…

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Vodafone to Launch the Cheapest Mobile Handset in India – Rs.700

Vodafone is all set to launch the much awaited ultra-low cost Vodafone 150 in India that it announced back in Feb. The handset is reported to cost a mere Rs.700. The phone has 1.0” monochrome graphic display, polyphonic ringtones, alarm,…