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.
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.
78% Indian respondents feel that cost reduction and resource optimization drive cloud investments whereas 76% believe that security is one of the key capabilities required to enable private/hybrid cloud.
SignEasy, an Indian startup which lets consumers sign documents digitally has hit 1.7 million downloads with over 60,000 paying customers!
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.
Publishing platform BetaOut has launched Amplify Connect, a bidirectional user engagement solution for website owners.
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.
These are part of #LessonsLearned series, wherein the speakers will get 15 minutes to share startup lessons learned.