SocialCops uses mobile phones – ranging from simple feature phones to high-end smartphones to source ground level data from citizens & non-profits; and work extensively in the public infrastructure, public health & education spaces with partners such as the Government of Karnataka, Digital Empowerment Foundation and Hindustan Unilever.
Flipkart has finally announced the much discussed $1Bn round of funding.
The investment received will be utilised to expand its existing offerings, hire senior management and ramp up technology and product development.
Knowlarity Raises $16mn Series B Funding From Sequoia Capital And Mayfield; To Expand Internationally
Knowlarity has secured $16 million in series B funding from Sequoia Capital and Mayfield. The funding will be used to invest in R&D and to expand internationally.
Funding Roundup: Scroll Secures Funding From Omidyar; The Chennai Angels invests in Fourth Partner Energy
New media site, Scroll.in has raised funding from Omidyar network with participation from New York based MDIF (Media Development Investmetn Fund).
SeekSherpa aims to solve the problem of local immersion, local travel opinion information asymmetry, and local-to-traveller connect.
Started in 2010 by three IIT post-graduates, TravelTriangle is a marketplace for travel agents who can provide customised tours packages to travellers at the best prices
News in Shorts Secures Seed Round from Times Internet and Serial Entrepreneurs Including Flipkart Founders
Everyone is short of time in the today’s fast paced world. No one wants to spent half-an-hour daily in reading news.
Capillary Technologies, a cloud-based retail customer engagement management startup, today announced that it has closed a $14 million Series B round of venture financing. This new investment adds to the earlier Series A funding received in 2012, as well as an additional round from Amex Ventures earlier this year.
Wardrobe configurator app lets you configure the entire wardrobe without the need for bringing a carpenter.