News in Shorts (NIS), an app that promises to deliver news in 60 words has recently closed a round of seed fund from Times Internet, and serial entrepreneurs Ankush Nijhawan, Gaurav Bhatnagar, Manish Dhingra, and Sachin and Binny Bansal, founders of Flipkart.
The funding will be used mainly for marketing, product improvement and expansion.
“Everyone is short of time in the today’s fast paced world. No one wants to spent half-an-hour daily in reading news. We are solving this problem. We want to make everyone aware, but value their precious time.” [Azhar Iqubal, Co-Founder, News In Shorts]
#ShortNews: News you could use, useful data and actionable insights in a crisp and easy format. (Feedback:firstname.lastname@example.org)
By the way, #ShortNews is NextBigwhat’s version of NewsInShorts :)