Update: Catamaran Amazon JV to Train SMBs on Online Tools & Selling

Update: Catamaran Amazon JV to Train SMBs on Online Tools & Selling

Catamaran Ventures, the family office of billionaire N R Narayana Murthy, is planning a joint venture with Amazon to enter e-commerce in India.

Roundup: Japan's Rakuten Opens Dev Center in India; Hungama Launches PRO

Roundup: Japan’s Rakuten Opens Dev Center in India; Hungama Launches PRO

Japanese e-commerce company Rakuten has opened a new development and operations center in the country.

Uber Launches uberX, Cheaper Rides in 3 Cities

Uber Launches uberX, Cheaper Rides in 3 Cities

Google backed Uber has launched uberX in Bangalore and two other cities. uberX is a cheaper version of Uber, which will cost you a minimum fare of Rs 125 for a ride. Vehicles on uberX are mid-range, commercially licensed sedans…

Google Introduces Android One: $100 Smartphone in Partnership with Micromax

Google Introduces Android One: $100 Smartphone in Partnership with Micromax

Google has just announced a $100 Android-based smartphone for India. Indian mobile maker Micromax will be producing the handset.

Snapdeal Launches Smartfeed Personalization Feature for Shoppers

Snapdeal Launches Smartfeed Personalization Feature for Shoppers

Snapdeal has launched “Smartfeed,” a personal shopping guide for its customers. The feature comes from an integration of Doozton, a product discovery platform which Snapdeal had acquihired and its own recommendation engine.

After Kerala, Tax Officials in Punjab Get Tough on E-Commerce

After Kerala, Tax Officials in Punjab Get Tough on E-Commerce

Tax authorities in India are working on ways to get the E-commerce companies pay sales tax in respective states.

Security Experts Find Command Servers for Spyware in India & Other Countries

Security Experts Find Command Servers for Spyware in India & Other Countries

Italian spyware maker Hacking Team has at least 5 servers located in India, among other countries like the United States and China.

Big Data 101: The Gold Mine of Internet

Big Data 101: The Gold Mine of Internet

For small businesses it might be a steep ladder to analyze such humongous data for their benefits, yet according to McKinsey – a business using big data to the full could increase its operating margin by more than 60%.

Flipkart To Launch Its Own Tablets on June 26

Flipkart To Launch Its Own Tablets on June 26

Flipkart is foraying into tablet segment. The company will be launching a tablet under the brand name DigiFlip on June 26th. The medium-specced tablet will cost less than Rs 10,000.

64% Indians Have Suffered Privacy Breach Yet...No One Gives a Damn

64% Indians Have Suffered Privacy Breach Yet…No One Gives a Damn

A survey has found that vast majority of Indians don’t care about their privacy. They don’t change their password regularly, and even their data is breached, they continue to share it.