Of Office, Circus and Why having NO Money Was The Best Thing That Ever Happened To My Startup

Not having money forced us to learn, build and launch things quickly. More importantly it taught us ‘The importance of doing’.

Messaging Startup Plustxt Raises Funding from Mumbai Angels & Others

The makers of messaging app Plustxt, have raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Mumbai Angels and Amit Gupta, the co-founder of InMobi. Amit Mittal, the vice president of Startup Business Group at Microsoft and angel investor Kishore Warrier have…

5ideas’ Seed Fund Startup Superfuel Announces First Close

Startup Superfuel is now in the process of making it’s first set of investments and the first investment will be announced in the next two weeks, said 5ideas.

eventNu shuts down. Founder Vishwa shares lessons [Meet.Talk.Sell]

One should move out and talk and talk and talk and talk ‘shamelessly’ all the time. You will get to know the real world… you will get to know the feedback .. you will get to know what customers are looking for .. real issues.

As a founder you should better not stay in office.

Pi of Life : How (Shy) Geeks can Network at Startup and Technology Events [Evangelize! Bitch! Crib! Bond]

Pick talking points that you’re passionate about. Or something that’s a pain that you and folks you’re talking to share. Or a good tech debate – about a programming language, framework, or religion (all pretty much the same thing, no?)

FashionandYou shuts down UrbanTouch, Ambareesh Murthy of Pepperfry likely to take over

Fashion&You, the ecommerce company which acquired UrbanTouch some six months ago, has shut down the UrbanTouch portal and is directing traffic to its site. According to a notice on UrbanTouch.com, the company has now integrated its operations with Fashionandyou.com, the…

Rise of the Neighbourhood Brand in India: Soul vs. Scale

The best neighbourhoods worked on collective wisdom and shared experiences. And this has been our journey. Like good neighbours – Comment. Critique. Converse.

Of Relationship 2.0, Evolution of Technology and Social Networks

Since they’re always online and always connected, they end up spending hours sifting through thousands of profiles online – and they end up having a deeper relationship with their computers (or iPhones) than with each other!