Category Archives: News


Amazon reinvents the lock and key game

Jeff Bezos wants your house keys! The world’s largest retailer Inc introduces a new scheme. The team announced this on Wednesday. Peter Larsen, said, “This is not an experiment for us. This is a core part of the Amazon shopping experience from this point forward.” In case you missed the news, here’s a lowdown:…
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AppDynamics’ founder steals the limelight yet again!

Jyoti Bansal, founder of AppDynamics plans to open research centre in Bangalore Harness, the industry's first Continuous Delivery-as-a-Service platform leveraging artificial intelligence, launched from stealth on Wednesday with $20 million in Series A funding led by Menlo Ventures and BIG Labs, according to a press statement. Here goes the salient points of the story: Jyoti Bansal, the…
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Flipkart’s Ravi Krishnaswamy moves to InMobi as CTO

Krishnaswamy to identify innovative practices Ravi Krishnaswamy, former senior vice-president of engineering at Flipkart, has been appointed by InMobi as the chief technology officer (CTO). He joins as a replacement of Mohit Saxena, Inmobi co-founder, who continues his services with the company. Saxena has migrated to the US recently. “His breadth of experience across the…
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CASHe bags Rs 20 crore in debt funding from IFMR Capital

Fintech lending platform disbursed Rs 200 crore Aeries Financial Technologies, a fin-tech company promoted by serial entrepreneur and private equity investor V Raman Kumar, on Monday announced that CASHe, India’s fastest loan-giving app for young salaried professionals has closed a Rs 20 crore in a debt funding round with IFMR Capital in its NBFC company, Bhanix Finance and Investment Ltd., to ramp up its…
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Uber-cool Susan Fowler who dared to take on the CEO

Ex-Uber employee speaks up! 26-year old Susan Fowler, an ex-employee of Uber managed to shake Silicon Valley with her blogpost. In the essay, she reflected on One Very, Very Strange Year at Uber. She began by noting that it was “a strange, fascinating and slightly horrifying story.” Salient points of the story: . The post…
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Pension fund: Vital resource for entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs resort to pension fund As cash flow dries up for entrepreneurs, they dip into their pension pots for startup investment. How? Let’s read on… Salient points of the story: Entrepreneurs turn to their pension funds when they face a deficit in bank. This fund comes over and above the 25 per cent tax-free allowance…
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