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Recap of top articles for week ending May 23rd.

Weekly Recap

What an interesting week! We announced our decision to open up, invited authors to share their insights and so far, the response has been quite amazing (more than that, I must say)!. We also announced two freebie contests (Free

Weekly Recap of Top Articles

Recap of top articles published week ending May 31 2009 Startups Related askLaila introduces Chat bots for IM clients – Yahoo Messenger and GTalk Create Twitter Groups (Public/Private) using TweetKnot

Online Video Roundup: Video Advertising plugin from MonsoonConnect, Launch of Times Audience Network

Monsoon Ads has launched MonsoonConnect, player independent online video advertising plugin that eliminates the need to use a custom online video ad network player. Online video portals can now simply add the MonsoonConnect plugin to obtain video ads regardless of…

CricFeeds: Live Cricket Simulation – delivered as a White Label solution

Cricfeeds is an interesting startup that simulates live cricket (ball-by-ball) with player names/positions in the field. What’s really interesting about Cricfeeds is that any site can build a cricket solution using their platform (essentially, cricfeeds is selling a white label…

Myntra raises $5mn from NEA-IUV, IDG Ventures and Accel

Myntra has raised Series A funding of $5mn – led by NEA-IndoUS Ventures and IDG Ventures with Accel India Venture Fund II (AIVF II). The Bangalore based startup raised seed fund from Accel India (earlier Erasmic) and Mumbai angels, around…

BigAdda more user friendly than FaceBook/Orkut?

What would be your first reaction if you come across a report that states BigAdda is more user friendlier than Facebook and orkut? Well, Juxtconsult has published a usability report (sample size: 200) that puts BigAdda (score: 6.9) ahead of…

KoFFii – Online Gaming Portal

Rupiz Infotech ( we covered the launch of PaisaWaisa, the personal finance manager) has launched an online gaming portal called Koffii. Apart from gaming, the portal allows users to chat among themselves – which in the co. opinion will increase…

FaceBook to announce something big in India?

Orkut apps and MySpace apps – both the big social networks are attempting to attract Indian developers; and Facebook cannot stay behind in the emerging markets. FaceBook’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg is in India (as per TC’s post) and though I…

Thank you Sponsors

Few words of thanks to our sponsors, who help run the show: PringOO – Pune based portal that lets you customize your t-shirts/coffee mugs and more. If you are a designer, you can set the selling price of your designs….