At Delhi based mLabs, Varun Aggarwal & Gaurav Gandhi are devising a way to make a kind of memory device called memristor* cheaper, so that it can be used by students and inventors constrained by a budget.
While Facebook, word of mouth and college authorities usually help students find accommodation near their colleges, there aren’t any popular services that cater exclusively to students and this could be a big winner for Flat.to.
The devastating floods in the northern part of India has killed and injured hundreds and displaced lakhs of people.
Flight Search, first launched in the US and then in parts of Europe, lets users compare fares offered by airlines and book tickets directly from airline websites. This could, in effect, make flight aggregators such as Makemytrip, Yatra and Cleartrip redundant.
Private equity firms Crescent Point and Victoria Capital have joined existing investors Tiger Global, the Singapore headquartered travel search engine Wego said.
Accessing e-mail is a growing preference (49% vs 44.54% in 2011-12) at the cost of listening to music (45.47% vs 50.27% in 2011-12).
While Airtel subscribers won’t have to pay any data charges to access services on Free Zone powered by Google, advanced services such as attachment download or browsing through the websites will cost the user.
How often do you go to the website, hit the back button and come back to the search result to look at more websites? How often do you change the query you put in to filter the ranking websites for a more appropriate set?
Here goes our weekly magazine of stories curated from around the world. In this edition: Busting India’s Growth Myth & Andreessen’s Search for Next Big Thing & more.
As soon as I typed HOT, the search engine started showing links to abusive contents and pornographic videos!