Local search company Just Dial will launch Search Plus services, an online marketplace and transaction platform to enable local merchants to sell online.
Amazon India has gone ahead and launched its premium shipping service, leaving Flipkart behind in the race to launch the service.
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.
Comparison shopping site, BuyHatke, has introduced a dedicated section for books within the site. The site will provide comparisons for book prices against 16 other online portals, and claims that it is the highest number of comparisons among any other price comparison sites.
Y Combinator, Google Ventures Backed Buttercoin In talks to Setup Whitelabel Bitcoin Exchanges in India
International Bitcoin Exchange Buttercoin which recently raised close to $1.6 mn from Google Ventures, Y-Combinator, Reddit Co-Founder Alexis Ohanian and others is talking to financial Institutions in India to set up white labeled Bitcoin exchanges for them.
Bollywood actress & model Bipasha Basu is the face of the newly launched portal The Trunk Label, a fashion accessories store, by Label Corp.
Finally, India has raised its voice against wide spread American telecommunications surveillance, which came to light when whistle-blower Edward Snowden made public the details of US National Security Agency’s snooping software PRISM.
The fact that CIA’s non profit Venture Capital Arm is backing the company which developed MongoDB is worrying. However, one must not go overboard with the whole privacy aspect.
In this final part of the interview series,Kunal talks about some of the big challenges Snapdeal faced growing up and some tips for entrepreneurs based on the current funding situation in India.
Flipkart eBooks, which celebrated its first anniversary on November 28th, has introduced Text to Speech on the Android app, a feature very helpful for the visually challenged, along with a bunch of other features on their apps across platforms.