Goldman bet on women-run startups takes shape with $100 million
Goldman has made more than $100 million in investments in women-led companies, including a Chinese pediatrics company and a New York-based retailer.
Reliance Digital launches quad-core 3G smartphone 'Reconnect' at Rs 12,999
The smartphone runs on Android 4.2.2, Jelly Bean operating system and is powered by a quad core 1.3 GHz Cortex A7 processor.
IIM graduates spurn plush MNC jobs, chart new path with start-ups
The experience at start-ups helps students gain a foothold in a thriving en...
Covacsis gets funds from Reliance Industries, Cisco venture capital arms
The Mumbai-based startup founded by two IIT Bombay graduates helps manufacturing companies like Cipla and Tata Rallis make their factories more efficient.
This founder gave up a part of his Panerai collection to finance his start-up
For Sandeep Mallik, it was heartbreaking to sell a few pieces from his collection but on the hindsight it did him good.
IIM ‘campuspreneurs’ venturing into startups before graduation
Campuses have spawned an entrepreneurial ecosystem over the past two-to-three years, spurring many students to take the entrepreneurial path.
Demand grows for feminine perspective in development of technology products and services
Across sectors, developers are realising that while technology is built to be gender agnostic, the way women use it is considerably different from men.
How shadow banks can be the shining light for India’s entrepreneurial ecosystem
The benefits of the combination of microfinance institutions and fintech are multifarious, especially for the SME sector.
Google buys Indian-origin professor's health monitoring startup
Using functions on a smartphone including its accelerometer, microphone, flash and camera, the Senosis apps can monitor lung health and hemoglobin counts, among other things, the report said.
Here's how Zubin Karkaria is taking the $500-million firm VFS Global on a new tech adventure
The Muktad period before the Parsi New Year, when families pray for the dead, saw rich pickings for young Parsi boys, including Karkaria, who would offer their services as Dasturjis or Parsi priests.
Digital dispensaries take affordable healthcare to remote locations
Despite years of state planning and spending billions of rupees, India has not managed to reach affordable, quality healthcare to most of its citizens.
Driverless cars tested for the first time on UK roads
The scheme involves carrying out tests of automated passenger shuttle vehicles as well as autonomous valet parking for adapted cars.
Nitish Kumar counters PM Narendra Modi's special package with Rs 2.70 lakh crore vision
The CM said youths in the age group of 20-25 would get Rs 1,000 monthly allowance twice for a period of nine months each to meet expenses during search for jobs.
Speak your mind, don’t just endorse official lines: Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian to experts
Subramanian said that before policy decisions are made, observers tend to express their views but after policy actions, they try hard to endorse the decisions already taken.
Drive safe with Mumbai startup Motor Education and Training Academy's help
The training module, offered by META includes skills ranging from defensive driving, driving in different climates & training on road safety & rules.
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