iPhone 5 launching in India on Nov 2, Will be available at Ingram Micro retail outlets

iPhone 5 launching in India on Nov 2, Will be available at Ingram Micro retail outlets

16GB iPhone5 is available at Rs. 45500 (16GB), 32GB at Rs. 52500 and 64GB for Rs. 59500. Launch is scheduled for November 2nd.

Windows 8

Microsoft Launches Windows 8 in India, Will be available from 14 OEM Partners

In India, over 250 Windows 8 enabled devices, including 23 completely new SKUs of Windows 8 PCs are available across 100 cities and more than 2500 retail stores.

Australia based crowdsourcing firm DesignCrowd launches in India, and other Asian markets

Australia based crowdsourcing firm DesignCrowd launches in India, and other Asian markets

DesignCrowd is an online marketplace that helps businesses outsource or “crowdsource” design projects to a network of freelance designers from around the world.

Dhingana raises $7 million in series B funding led by Lightspeed Venture Partners

California based Dhingana which streams free Indian and Bollywood music has raised $ 7 million in series B funding led by Lightspeed Venture Partners. Earlier investors Inventus Capital Partners and Helion Venture Partners also participated in the round. Lightspeed’s Dev Khare is joining the Dhingana’s board.

Newsreel [Oct 24th]: Zynga to reduce investment in Ville & close Zynga studio

Yelp acquires European rival Oype for % 50 million. Adobe poll reveals that more than half of respondents feel online advertisement is creepy. Infibeam announced wallet that acts like a personal prepaid account. European commission can fine Microsoft for $ 7.5 billion for anti trust violations. Zynga to cut workforce, closes Zynga studios.

Trust Facebook Apps? They might be selling your data

Trust Facebook Apps? They might be selling your data

These apps essentially harvest email addresses and sell them in the open market. And it’s not just one site, but there are several such sites that are selling anywhere between 1,00,000 – 4,00,000 Facebook profile details in the open market.

What do Indians search for on Google maps? Hotels and more: Report

What do Indians search for on Google maps? Hotels and more: Report

According to the new Google- Ipsos study, Indian’s search for hotels most on Google maps in Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore.

Report: Cloud traffic to grow sixfold from 683 exabytes annually to 4.3 zettabytes in 2016

In 2011, data center traffic was nearly 1.8 zettabytes. Out of the total data center traffic, cloud traffic which is the fastest growing component will grow sixfold from 683 exabytes of annual traffic in 2011 to 4.3 zettabytes by 2016.

Startup Roundup: Voylla secures funding, Titbit acquires Foodkamood.com

Voylla.com, exclusive jewellery and accessories shopping portal has raised seven-digit figure via angel funding. The funds raised will be used for growing its operations team and will be invested in marketing the shopping portal.