Rail was the fastest-growing travel segment in India in 2014. It is also the second-biggest travel segment in India. MakeMyTrip’s flight-booking service will also be extended to other vernacular languages such as Gujarati, Telugu, Tamil and Malayalam this year.
The special plan is very simple. Use the Uber app. Call the cab and seize it! In the last 24 hours, the cops have caught 158 Uber cabs!
The company said that the troubling search results weren’t reflective of its views. The company blamed the issue on the way the images was described on the Internet which yield surprising results for the specific queries. The query also throws up photos of Dawood Ibrahim, Osama Bin Laden, American gangster Al Capone, Sanjay Dutt, Hafiz Saeed, Bill Gates and Arvind Kejriwal.
Despite a copious amount of enthusiasm, painstaking planning and maybe even a gold mine of an idea, most startups fail.
Meet Takeoff. A brand new way (still MVP stage) to discover sexy products – a mix of Indian and global products. You can upvote products and importantly, engage/share feedback with the makers.
The report indicates that 190 Technology Product Mergers and Acquisitions pooling in a total deal value of $2.27B have been completed in India from 2011-15 YTD, in which domestic transactions accounts a majority of 72%.
India’s first ever report on Unicorn and high growth technology product startups !
Other than making for an awesome sales pitch, giving product insights; the experience also taught me what it takes to run a successful internship program at a startup.
The company has officially announced that it will shut down its website and become an app-only service. The Flipkart-owned company has already revealed that about 70% of its revenue is driven by the mobile app, which also accounts for 90% of its traffic. The latest announcement comes just days after Myntra acquired app development platform Native5 which will help in strengthening its own mobile technology team.
It’s very rare that we see Indian companies rethinking culture/doing stuff that goes beyond the usual. Pune based MindTickle that has created a sales readiness platform by combining the power of mobile, analytics and gamification, gamified its own culture by taking the entire team for a Workation (Work+Vacation) to McLeodganj (suburb of Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh).
An efficient and self-regulating digital marketplace or a ‘dealroom’can take away lot of unnecessary pain and unnerving experiences buyer and seller have to go through while a transaction is being materialized.
This sign from the startup community gives me confidence that in near future we will not consider CSR as a law but as a duty, as a pride.