US spacecraft named after late astronaut Kalpana Chawla, who died during a space mission
Chawla had made history at NASA as the first female astronaut of Indian descent.
Mission successful: SpaceX brings NASA astronauts home safe in milestone mission
The successful mission, carried out jointly by SpaceX and NA...
Catching the neighbourhood shuttle
A couple of early stage startups are trying to address the problem of neighbourhood shuttle or micro-mobil...
Wipro to acquire Salesforce implementation partner 4C for 68 million euros
Established in 1997 with its headquarters in Mechelen, Belgium, 4C is an independent Salesforce Platinum Partner and it has deep capabilities across multiple Salesforce clouds including Sales, Marketing, Field Services and specializes in transforming Quote-to-Cash processes with Salesforce’s Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ) and Billing solutions.
DTC starts bus shuttle services for railway passengers arriving in Delhi
Delhi Transport Co-operation (DTC) bus shuttle services started for passengers who are arriving from train in New Delhi. “21 buses are in se...
Shuttl gets $18 million in Series-C round
The post-money valuation of Shuttl is estimated at around $200 million.
Tiger Walk, Shuttle Runs, Strength Training & More: How First-Time Olympians Are Getting Ready For Tokyo 2021
Shuttl records 100,000 daily rides on its platform
The company grew 2x Y-o-Y and attributed its growth to its commuters who adopted its business model across the nation.
Shuttl enters Chennai; eyes to double service next year
The company said it would operate around 100 buses with over 2,000 rides daily on 20 key routes in Chennai. Rides can be booked through its mobile application.
The space business is about to get really serious
For years, the U.S. has been buying rides to space from Russia, spending $3.5 billion for 52 rides since 2011. Instead of turning to Russia, NASA will now rely on private-sector spacecraft. For many Americans, this will be a needed boost of pride.
Lockdown strains another romance: California and Elon Musk
Musk’s showdown with health authorities in California carries real risks. The Fremont plant now has more than 10,000 employees, some enduring marathon commutes from counties outside the San Francisco Bay Area. Packed with machinery and people, it’s not an ideal place for social distancing.
Zomato to lay off 13% of its staff as Covid-19 severely impacts food ordering business
Zomato has said it will let go of 520 people and undertake up to a 50% pay cut for remainder of the organisation.
Uber approaches Grubhub with acquisition offer
The potential acquisition suggests that the Silicon Valley disruptor is doubling down on its fastest-growing service in a scramble to adapt to what is likely to be a long business interruption.