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Nitesh Estates to grow their Commercial and Rental Portfolio

To pan out over 5 million sq ft in the next 3 years Hyderabad/Bangalore, 27 March 2017: Bangalore based luxury property developer Nitesh Estates announced today, the growth of their Commercial & Rental assets to more than 5 million sq. ft. of space in the near future. This includes locations in the central business districts and significant micro markets of...

Zivame co-founder Richa Kar steps down, company pivots to marketplace model

Zivame — the online lingerie retailer, has undergone top-level management restructuring a few times, just like other established startups including Flipkart and Snapdeal. In the latest development, as per the report from ETTech, the company's co-founder Richa Kar has submitted her resignation to the board. Further, the report also states that the online platform has reverted to a marketplace model...

Marketing automation platform Wigzo closes bridge round to fund global expansion

Wigzo — marketing automation platform which claims to be using ML (machine learning) for converting and retaining customers, has announced that it has raised an undisclosed amount of funding in a bridge round. The round was led by the company's existing investor 3one4 Capital. It also saw participation from Aarin Capital, Advantedge Partners and a few angel investors, including Arjun...

Google Play now has a free “App of the week” section

Google has introduced a brand new section to the Play Store. It is called “App of the Week” and as the name implies, will be used to promote a free app every week. The section is still not visible to everyone, but you can still check out the current app of the week by visiting this link. The section is...

DoneThing raises $300K from Brand Capital to help users find personal assistance for most tasks

DoneThing, an on-demand personal assistant service platform, has reportedly raised a funding round worth $300,000 from Brand Capital, the investment arm of Bennett, Coleman and Co Ltd, which owns and publishes several leading newspapers, including Times of India and The Economic Times. The startup will use the newly infused funding for geographical growth and service expansion. Karan Saharan, co-founder of...

Amazon will collect sales tax nationwide in the United States, starting from April 1

In a bid to build a diverse physical network of services, U.S-based e-commerce major Amazon was lenient with its sales tax concerns until date. However, with the growth of the company over the past few years, it has decided to move in line with government taxation policies. Leveling the playing field, Amazon will start collecting sales tax from merchants...

Uber’s self-driving Volvo has been met with a terrible accident in Arizona

Uber has already been having a pretty glum year, courtesy of the ongoing controversies and lawsuit by Waymo. And now, adding some more salt to their wounds is today's gruesome accident of one of its self-driving Volvo's in Arizona. Local news publications report that the crash, which involved two other vehicles, happened in north Tempe on Friday evening. The accident...

Uber’s self-driving Volvo has been met with a terrible accident in Arizona

Uber has already been having a pretty glum year, courtesy of the ongoing controversies and lawsuit by Waymo. And now, adding some more salt to their wounds is today's gruesome accident of one of its self-driving Volvo's in Arizona. Local news publications report that the crash, which involved two other vehicles, happened in north Tempe on Friday evening. The accident...

Google backed Calico has partnered up with C4 Therapeutics, to propel research over a five year period

Calico is one of the most elusive yet exciting startups currently around. The Google backed outfir is working on all sorts of things ranging from Parkinson's disease to even cancer. The main focus of the company is to take upon issues caused by aging and if possible, reverse their course. The company has announced a brand new partnership with...

Google Talk is no more, long live Hangouts!

As announced today, Google has decided to hammer the final nail in Google Talk's coffin. In its continued attempt to further simplify its communication stack (an understatement), the tech giant is taking the one step it should've definitely taken a long time ago. It has decided to replace our beloved GChat with Hangouts, which was first released to take...