Exclusive: Flipkart is launching music service this month - DRM Free, Priced at Rs. 10/

Exclusive: Flipkart is launching music service this month – DRM Free, Priced at Rs. 10/

Flipkart’s music service (result of acquisition of a Mumbai based startup, Mime360 and bollywood catalogue from Chakpak) will go live this month. The music service will be called Flyte (as spotted by Woikr) and the service will enable users to…

India Not Yet Ready for Cloud Computing: BSA Report

India Not Yet Ready for Cloud Computing: BSA Report

The first BSA Global Cloud Computing Scorecard, released today, ranks India 19th in a list of 24 countries’ preparedness to support the growth of cloud computing. The list is led by Japan with 83.3 points, on a scale of 100,…

Head Cook to Bottle Washer :  The Journey from Entrepreneur to Employee

Head Cook to Bottle Washer : The Journey from Entrepreneur to Employee

So you started a business, and for reasons you know best had to pull the plug on it. It might have been lack of growth, vision, right partners or lack of funds but whatever the reasons maybe, once an entrepreneur,…

Microsoft launches Explorer Touch Mouse in India, Priced at INR 2399

Microsoft launches Explorer Touch Mouse in India, Priced at INR 2399

Microsoft Corporation India Pvt. Ltd. today launched the Explorer Touch Mouse. Sleek and sassy, the Explorer Touch Mouse is targeted at the tech savvy user who wants both great comfort and great style. Compatible with both the Windows and Mac…

Now Run Ubuntu On Your Android Phone!

Now Run Ubuntu On Your Android Phone!

Dual-core 1GHz CPU, 1GB RAM, Video Acceleration, HDMI output and 3G connectivity: these are the specs of an average smartphone these days. Not long ago, these were the features of a fully functional desktop or laptop computer. I still have…

Can the lifestyle recommendation engine, Zootout be the Oink of India?

Can the lifestyle recommendation engine, Zootout be the Oink of India?

Zootout is a local lifestyle recommendation engine (not just search) that focuses on recommending ‘specialties’.  For instance, apart from answering queries like ‘south Indian restaurants in koramangala, bangalore’, Zootout can also answer queries like ‘best place to have ‘masala dosa’…

Mahindra Satyam turns VC, to set up $50-m fund in partnership with Japan’s SBI Holdings

Mahindra Satyam and SBI Holdings, Inc.,  a global internet based financial conglomerate and Japan’s largest venture capital/ private equity house, currently managing more than US$ 3 billion have partnered to launch $50mn fund in India. The total size of the…