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Astarc ventures leads the way with the referral program

How funds use right incentivization methods to source early stage opportunities

July 12,2018

Astarc Ventures Launches Refer a Startup Program

Refer a startup to via https://astarcventures.com/refer/

March 29,2018

Rapido continues to solve commuter woes

With 10K Rides a day, Rapido continues to solve commuter woes in heavy traffic cities

March 29,2018

Wooplr marches on profitability path

How Wooplr changed strategy to break even and look international

March 22,2018

Pharmeasy Raises Series C Round

E-pharmacy platform PharmEasy has raised around $30 million (approx. Rs 196 crore) in a Series-C round

March 1,2018

Foyr powers JLL’s potentially world’s largest 3D property portfolio of 2 Mn Sqft

REAL estate consultancy JLL could now have the world's largest 3D-enabled property portfolio - a result of its partnership with Foyr, an Indian startup that provides visualisation and customisation...

January 22,2018

Foyr Raises $3.8Mn Series A

Foyr.com, a tech-based home decor solutions start-up, has raised $3.8 million in Series-A funding. Property consultancy firm Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL) and a few ​individual and non-institutional inv...

January 4,2018

Liv.ai – Giving voice to the billions

Liv.ai uses deep artificial intelligence and neural networks to communicate with machines in 10 different regional languages.

December 29,2017

The hyperloop has a new world speed record: 240 mph

On December 15th, Virgin Hyperloop One conducted the third demonstration of its not-to-scale system in the desert outside of Las Vegas, sending its magnetically levitating pod through a nearly airl...

December 24,2017

FindMeAShoe joins Techstars Retail Accelerator 2017

Techstars announced the 10 startups that will be joining the 2017 Techstars Retail Accelerator in partnership with Target. They kicked things off this week and are looking forward to three months o...

September 4,2017

2 Indian Retail Startups Have The Right Tech To Go Big

For the first time ever, American retail giant Target has selected two Indian startups -- Find Me A Shoe and Story Xpress -- from its India-based accelerator program to participate in a retail-focu...

September 4,2017

When desi tech ventures speak the local lingo

BENGALURU: Anuradha Agarwal first realised the potential of a smartphone when she visited her hometown Jaipur for a break in 2016, and saw the interest in learning English among many of the women m...

September 4,2017

Multi Lingual speech-to-text app

As a journalist, I mostly do my interviews over phone. This is not because I am too lazy to go out and meet people, but in a city like Bangalore, which is notorious for massive road traffic, this i...

September 4,2017

Liv.Ai: Giving voice to a billion people

Many customers calling phone banking numbers of a bank hate wading through automated messaging before they can find their way. Soon, however, if you have lost a credit or debit card, you can simply...

September 4,2017

Absentia pre series a funding

Bengaluru-based AI and virtual reality startup Absentia VR has secured $1.2 Mn (INR 8 Cr) in its Pre-Series A round of funding from Exfinity Venture Partners, T.V Mohandas Pai, Deepak Ghaisas, Giri...

September 4,2017

PharmEasy raises Rs 111 crore in Series-B round

NEW DELHI: Mumbai-based pharmacy aggregator PharmEasy has closed a $17-million deal (around Rs 111 crore) in a series-B round by three of its existing venture capital investors, said a person aware...

September 4,2017

Hyperloop One Claims First Successful Tes

Hyperloop One says it has successfully sent a vehicle inspired by Elon Musk's near-supersonic transit concept down its 'DevLoop' test track using magnetic levitation for the first time.

September 4,2017