Category: Indian Startups

The Complete Coverage of Indian Technology Startups.

  • Smart Egg – Boils to Perfection

    While this may sound crazy, but millions of Britishers still don’t know how to boil an egg! And to solve this problem, experts at the British Egg Information Service have come up with a grand solution – self timing eggs. Branded as “PerfEGG“, these self timed eggs are embedded with heat-sensitive invisible ink that turns […] More

  • Top Business Ideas

    Starting up your own business? Well, CNN has few useful business ideas for you. Business 2.0 scoured the globe for the smartest thinkers and startups and have compiled the list. Here are a few significant ones. Also, I have tried to map companies/products (in italics) which have successfully implemented these ideas:: Meet very basic customer […] More

  • Find the Celebrity in You

    There is a celebrity in each one of us. While one might enjoy the inflated praise, folks at MyHeritage.com seriously believe that we share some superficial similarities to celebrities. An innovative service – MyHeritage applies advanced face recognition technology to the personal photos and maps the face with its database of 3200 celebrity photos. How […] More

  • Saving India’s Prince

    In an impeccable show of bravery and courage, Prince, a 5 year old kid who fell into 60 ft deep pit has finally triumphed over death. The kid fell into the 60 ft. deep pit on Friday evening 6:30 PM while playing. And all this 50 hours, the little kid displayed an immense stock of […] More

  • Power of 1

    Guardian has an interesting article on how the internet content generation has shifted from 80-20 principle (i.e. 80% of the internet content is generated by 20% of users) to 1-10-89 principle! i..e one user creates the content, 10 will “interact” with it (commenting/offering improvements) and the other 89 will just view it! For e..g. Youtube […] More

  • Heart Broken ? Start Blogging!

    Heart Broken? Wanna get over? Well, Blogging might be a good option. That’s what Rebecca Agiewich (Seattle based Blogger) did, and bagged a deal for writing a novel Well,It definitely pays to be out of love!! More

  • Your Life – Your Story.

    Autobiography with a difference – only that it’s free and fun to write/share. Use Dandelife to write your life story. Decorate the story with your pictures, videos and tags your life’s events. The guys@Dandelife call this phenomena Lifecasting – i.e. broadcasting one’s life publicly via the internet. How does this work? All you’ve got to […] More

  • Socceronomics – An Economist’s perspective on Soccer

    Soccer and Economics? Is there a correlation? Yes, if you believe the economists at ABN Amro! In a report titled “Soccernomics 2006,”(released March, 2006) Dutch bank ABN-AMRO predicted way back in march about the outcome of world cup – i.e. Italy’s victory. Few interesting tidbits from the report:: The report argues that the winning country […] More

  • Geeks Turn Sexy

    The fairer sex in technical side of things have always had an extreme Geeky image. Wears spectacles. Doesn’t talk too much, is too techie to talk to. Wears loose clothes..etc..etc.. But no more. ITGoddess – A project started to raise money for non profit groups that run initiatives to encourage females to take up technology […] More

  • Shop Till You Drop

    Filed Under: Asian Consumers, shopping,ACNielsen,retail Study conducted by ACNielsen shows that Asian consumers are overtaking the Americans and Europeans when it comes to recreational shopping! (i.e. shop for entertainment) This is quite an unconventional result, considering that Americans are considered to be the richest and flambouyant crowd compared to their Asian counterparts. But, this result […] More

  • Have Wifi. Will Have some Fon too.

    Filed under: fon,wifi,share wifi, Till now, you and I were sharing photos, tags and feeds to grow our social network. But how about sharing the broadband/wifi connection itself? C’mon Join the party. Lets have Fon. FON is a Madrid based startup – funded (21 million$) by Google and Skype. How does FON work? In order […] More