Zomato Makes First International Acquisition; Buys Menumania of New Zealand

Continuing its international expansion, restaurant search and discovery service Zomato has acquired Menumania.co.nz, a New Zealand based restaurant discovery service for an undisclosed amount.

Of Zomato, AAP And Understanding Consumer Behaviour : Introducing An UnPluggd Discussion [May 24th]

If you are an entrepreneur building consumer (or even enterprise products), you should be attending this discussion!

Ouch! That Must Hurt. Bangalore Lovers Pull Down Zomato Ratings

It was supposed to be fun. But like most things on the Internet, things got out of hand soon enough. Zomato trolled Bangalore. Got trolled back. Apologized. And pulled its hiring campaign which didn’t go well with its users.

The Day Zomato Trolled Bangaloreans (Geeks)..And Got Trolled Back..

For sure, techies who were planning to move to NCR now know that Zomato is hiring – which is why this cheesy campaign works! Hats off to Zomato to pull off a good, viral one!!

Weekly Summary: Zomato’s U-Turn; Yatra’s Rs 140 Cr Funding; Lessons from Facebook, and More

If you missed out on any of the news from the startup world last week, here’s a summary.

Zomato Takes a U-Turn. Is No Longer A Walled Garden

The update hasn’t been rolled to apps, but we definitely applaud the company for listening to its users.

Why I Stopped Using Zomato (And That Shouldn’t Matter To Them)

That is, the new design is a prelude to next set of actions, which surely involves a possible acquisition deal (isn’t Yelp already in touch with Zomato?). And Zomato needs to start preparing for the A-day (A = acquisition) today!

Food and restaurant guide Zomato Gets a Social Makeover

Food and restaurant guide Zomato just got a lot more fun: it is now a complete social network for foodies.

Ex Zomato CTO’s Gift Recommendation Startup Giveter Launches Fashion Site Roposo

Gift recommendation engine Giveter has launched Roposo.com, a fashion website based on Giveter’s recommendation algorithm.