Micromax Commences Operations in Brazil

Micromax Informatics Limited (“Micromax”) handset manufacturer announces its foray into the Brazilian market. With initial investments of around BRL 20 million the company is all set to take on its Brazilian competitors. Present in many countries across the globe, the…

Chetan Bhagat’s Revolution 2020 Becomes the Fastest Selling Book Online

The launch date for Revolution 2020 by bestselling author Chetan Bhagat is finally out. Yes, the much awaited book will be launched in October. Sprucing up for a Diwali launch, it is much anticipated in the readers’ circles.  Revolution 2020…

DocumentaryGuide.com Offers Internet’s Largest database of films, festivals and Schools from around the globe.

With several hundred thousand documentaries it provides the best research and education platform for film makers and students globally. This is the first of a kind THINKTANK venture between India and Silicon Valley.If you are searching for a specific documentary,…

How much does it cost to startup a basic eCommerce company in India?

Since I got a lot of comments on the How to start and grow your eCommerce side “biijness”, I thought I’d take some time to outline the costs of starting a small eCommerce business in India. Say you are a…

The Appnomy Giveaway Continues : Tweet & Win Tickets

The Appnomy Giveaway Continues : Tweet & Win Tickets

Winners of yesterdays’ tweet contest has been announced and here are they: 1. @arpitjain11 2. @Nikhilvishnu 3. @pavan42 4. @roshanonline 5. @harshamv Winners: Follow @appnomy, we’ll DM your free passes. —— And today also, we continue with the contest! Follow @Appnomy…

How To Register Your Domain Name As Trademark

How To Register Your Domain Name As Trademark

This question was discussed in a landmark case, Satyam Infoway Ltd. vs Sifynet Solutions Pvt. Ltd. In this case, Sifynet Solutions, an Ahmedabad based company registered several domain names, such as www.sify.net, www.sifymall.com, and www.sifyrealestate.com, with Internet Corporation Assigned Names and Number (ICANN). In opposition to this, it was opined by Satyam that the word ‘Sify’ is a coined word and has been used using its corporate name. Also it was averred by Satyam that the word has claimed a wide reputation and goodwill.

4 Indians in “Top 35 Innovators Under 35″ list from MIT’s Technology Review

MIT’s Technology Review today announced the TR 35, the magazine’s annual list of 35 outstanding men and women under the age of 35 who exemplify the spirit of innovation in business and technology. The latest list of Technology Review TR35…

Nexus Venture Partners Leads $12 Million Funding in Druva, Pune Based Startup

Nexus Venture Partners has closed $12 million funding in Druva, Pune based startup that provides advanced data protection solutions for organizations. Druva earlier raised $5mn from Sequoia Capital and IAN in April 2010 and this round is led by Nexus…

Pluggd.in Giveaway: Win Free Tickets to Appnomy Conference

The Super Amazing Appnomy Conference is scheduled for this Saturday (August 27th, Bangalore) and while we strive to bring amazing content and demos to the event, here is your chance to win a free entry to the conference. Follow @Appnomy…

Zivame - One Stop For Your Lingerie Shopping Needs

Zivame – One Stop For Your Lingerie Shopping Needs

Lately atleast 3 out 5 startups that we review are into eCommerce. Everything in India is moving online and now it seems this a make or break time. We will either see a boom or a bubble burst. Given that…