Startups

NestAway Raises $51 million, To Enter Into student Housing

NestAway Raises $51 million, To Enter Into student Housing

March 1, 2018 at 5:14 pm 0 comments

Nestaway, that provides home rental services and is believed to have the largest networks in such business, has raised $ 51 million or Rs 330 Crores in series D financing from a consortium led by Goldman Sachs. The others who took part in the funding include UC-RNT Fund, a jointRead More

AI Startup Taiger Raises S$8 Mn Series A From Tembusu And SGInnovate

AI Startup Taiger Raises S$8 Mn Series A From Tembusu And SGInnovate

August 24, 2017 at 10:51 am 0 comments

Taiger, a Singapore-based company specialising in applied Artificial Intelligence (AI) solutions, has successfully closed its Series A round. The S$8 million funding was led by Tembusu ICT Fund I and SGInnovate, reports M2MCafe, a technology news portal that tracts all things IoT. Taiger specialises in information access and knowledge extraction,Read More

NIELIT Launches ‘Power Of She’ Program Eyeing Women Entrepreneurs

NIELIT Launches ‘Power Of She’ Program Eyeing Women Entrepreneurs

July 19, 2017 at 5:52 pm 0 comments

In its bid to support and encourage entrepreneurship among women, the National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology (NIELIT), a body with the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), Government of India has launched a unique initiative “सक्ष-हम– Power of She” aimed at encouraging entrepreneurship among women under ‘DigitalRead More

Intex Follows Micromax’ Footsteps, Invests In Startups

Intex Follows Micromax’ Footsteps, Invests In Startups

March 28, 2017 at 3:08 pm 0 comments

Naresh Bansal founded Intex Technologies has joined the same league as Micromax in one more area besides being in the mobile phones and electronics appliances business – investing in startups. The company today announced its first investment in digital sports startup Rooter. Rooter has a platform that connects, engages andRead More

True Balance Raises Rs 100 Cr In Series B Funding

True Balance Raises Rs 100 Cr In Series B Funding

February 20, 2017 at 12:36 pm 0 comments

Mobile balance management app True Balance Monday announced it has secured investmnet of Rs 100 Crore in Series B round of funding from Softbank Ventures Korea and some other VCs. The investment includes additional funding from the global venture capital firm SoftBank Ventures Korea which participated in the Series ARead More

Micromax To Create $75 Million Investment Fund

Micromax To Create $75 Million Investment Fund

February 6, 2017 at 11:05 am 0 comments

Micromax, arguably the biggest among Indian mobile phone companies, is planning to set up an investment fund of $75 million to invest in internet startups. The company will invest in local as well as global startups. Named Orbis Capital, the investment fund has already taken on board Truecaller founder NamiRead More

Reliance Unlimit Partners Invest India To Run IoT Contest

Reliance Unlimit Partners Invest India To Run IoT Contest

January 18, 2017 at 3:42 pm 0 comments

Reliance Group’s Internet of Things venture Unlimit and government of India’s investment facilitating arm Invest India have came together to run an IoT idea contest in the country for the budding entrepreneurs. The IoT idea contest, called Interthrone, has also got support from Sardar Patel Institute of Technology and IB-HubsRead More

Analytics Startup IntelligenceNode Raises Rs5 Cr From BlackSoil Capital

Analytics Startup IntelligenceNode Raises Rs5 Cr From BlackSoil Capital

January 9, 2017 at 1:01 pm 0 comments

Data Analytics startup IntelligenceNode today said it has raised Rs 5 crore funding from Mumbai based specialized financing NBFC firm BlackSoil Capital Private Limited. The company, in August 2015, had raised around Rs 26 crore from NEA & Orios Capital ventures. “We found the products, the technology, the founders andRead More

CES 2017 : Boltt To Showcase AI Based Sports Wearables

CES 2017 : Boltt To Showcase AI Based Sports Wearables

January 2, 2017 at 2:04 pm 0 comments

India based sports wearable startup Boltt Sports Technologies is going to showcase its products and solutions at the CES 2017, to be held in Las Vegas from 5th to 8th of January. The products will be exclusively unveiled at the launch event by Boltt on 6th January and will alsoRead More

Pi Datacenters Raises Rs 154 Cr Funding From Epsilon

Pi Datacenters Raises Rs 154 Cr Funding From Epsilon

December 15, 2016 at 5:44 pm 0 comments

Pi Datacenters or Pi, a data center startup based out of Andhra Pradesh, has raised investment of Rs 154 crore from Epsilon Venture Partners and an Australian private venture firm. Pi is headquartered in Amaravati, the state’s new capital, and offers data center and cloud services to enterprise customers. TheRead More