Instant messaging app Viber has launched its latest version with a feature called Viber Out, which will let you make calls to any mobile or land line phone even if the recipient doesn’t have Viber.
Early and growth stage investor Lightspeed Venture Partners has invested over $500k in Phone Warrior, an app which blocks mobile spam.
A series of incidents over the last few months prove that many Indian e-commerce companies put customer information at serious risk. Systems are not perfect, but it’s painful to see simple security loopholes that should have been ideally avoided.
Instead of undercutting rates and tweaking the labor arbitrage pyramid, what they should probably do is create a sustainable culture of innovation or invest in platforms, inside or outside the company.
Treetins, a newly launched social network wants to make it easier for strangers to meet and get to know each other. It’s not a dating site or anything.
In the last few months, many players in the digital music industry have shut shop. But these are mostly for strategic reasons and not because digital music is dying.
After HCL Infosystems exited the PC Making business, it’s Wipro’s turn to beat a retreat from a shrinking Personal Computer market.
Internet company Info Edge has invested Rs 10 cr ($1.61 mn) in Applect Learning Systems, the company which runs Meritnation, an online education and assessment services.
Pune based software product and technology company Persistent Systems has launched Persistent Venture Fund, an early-stage investment fund.
Hyderabad based photography startup Flatpebble has raised angel funding from angel investors. Tech investor Raghu Bathina, Lax Gopisetty of Hyderabad Angels, Ram Jayam & Sitaram Banda participated in the seed round.