Online Travel Startup Goomo Secured US$50Mn From Emerging India

Online Travel Startup Goomo Secured US$50Mn From Emerging India

Online Travel Startup, Goomo, has secured US $50 million (INR 321.6 crore) from from a Mauritius-based fund manager Emerging India. With this funding, Goomo planning to enter the OTA (Online Travel Agents) market in India. The raised capital will be used in building an online platform, products, marketing and establishing its off-line partner network. Commenting […]

Queue Management Startup - Sminq

Queue Management Startup Sminq Acquired Software Service Provider CodePandora

Queue management startup, Sminq running under Sminq India Solutions Pvt. Ltd., acquired Codepandora, a UX-focused software service provider, in a cash-and-equity deal. After this acquisition, CodePandora founder Bjorn Mascarenhas will be heading the UX efforts at Sminq and he will be assisting the startup to realize a broader global vision. Queue management startup Sminq was founded in […]

Cashless Payment Mobile Application - Easypay

Cashless Payment Mobile Application Easypay Launched By ICICI Bank

A Cashless Payment Mobile Application, Easypay, has been launched by ICICI Bank to enable merchants, retailers and professionals to accept instant cashless payments on mobile phones from their customers through multiple digital modes. Eazypay is based on the Unified Payment Interface(UPI) of the National Payment Corporation which allows a person to make payment through credit/debit […]

Googles Standalone Smart Messaging App - Allo

Google Has Officially Launched An Standalone Smart Messaging App Allo

Google has officially launched an standalone smart messaging app, Allo, for everyone. Earlier in May this year, Duo video calling app and Allo chat app launch was announced at its I/O developer conference by Google. The company officially launched Duo in last month which crossed 10 million downloads in just a month. This messaging app […]

Chat Enabled Artificial Intelligence Platform MagicX

Chat Enabled Artificial Intelligence Platform MagicX Raised USD$1Million From Marquee Investors

Chat Enabled Artificial Intelligence Platform, MagicX, has raised USD $1 million (about INR 6.6 crore) from marquee investors including Infosys co-founder Kris Gopalakrishnan, Manipal Education and Medical Group MD Ranjan Pai. The raised funds will be majorly utilized for the team expansion, marketing initiatives, addition of service categories and technology up-gradation reported the startup. Chat Enabled Artificial […]

Personal Assistant App - Haptik

Personal Assistant App Haptik Raised Series B Funding From Times Internet

Personal Assistant App, Haptik, has raised an undisclosed amount in Series B round of funding from Times Internet. The latest round will see Kalaari Capital, an existing investor in Haptik, exited the company. Earlier Haptik had raised USD $1 million in seed funding from Kalaari Capital in September 2014. The company will use the raised capital towards product development and to improve […]

Social Networking Startup Affimity

Social Networking Startup Affimity Secures USD$1.2 Million Angel Investment

Bangalore and San Francisco-based social networking startup, Affimity, has raised USD $1.2 Million in angel funding from Silicon Valley-based angel investors and founders. The raised capital will be utilized to further expand the services in India and abroad and strengthen team of the company said in a statement. Social networking startup Affimity was started in 2014 […]

WhatsApp Increases Group Size

WhatsApp Groups Now Have Up To 256 Members

Facebook-owned WhatsApp, a cross browser instant messaging app, has silently pushed a server-side update to its app on Android that increases the number of users included in a group chat. Until now, a WhatsApp group chat could include up to 100 users. However, the update now pushes the limit to 256 users. iOS users have also […]

Swiftkey Microsoft

Microsoft Acquires Maker Of Popular Keyboard App SwiftKey

Maker of the popular keyboard app by the name SwiftKey announced that it has been acquired by Microsoft. SwiftKey is based in London. As part of the agreement, SwiftKey employees will join the MS team. SwiftKey SDK powers more than 300 million Android and iOS devices worldwide. Neither Microsoft or SwiftKey revealed the financial details of the […]

Pluss App A Hyperlocal Med Marketplace

Hyperlocal Startup Pluss Ties Up With Baba Ramdev’s Patanjali Ayurved

Delhi NCR based hyperlocal delivery startup for medicines and healthcare products, Pluss, has tied up Patanjali Ayurved, the consumer products company, co-founded by Yoga guru Baba Ramdev. It is an on-demand medicine and healthcare products delivery app which standardizes your experience irrespective of your location and the store from where your medicines come. On Pluss, […]