iB Hubs Startup School is giving wings to student entrepreneurs’ dreams

The world over, a new startup idea is born each day. Some find their way to success; others crumble. While there is no set secret sauce recipe for…

Funding in Indian startups this week (13 May-18 May)

This week 12 Indian startups received funding, of which 9 received a total sum of about $258 million. Among them, Grofers raised the highest funding of about $200…

Anthill Ventures Selects 15 Startups For Its Asian Market Programme A-Scale

Singapore and Hyderabad-based investment and scaling platform for early-stage startups, Anthill Ventures, has shortlisted startups for its Asian market access programme A-Scale. The selected cohort comprises of startups from Singapore,…

Bengaluru: Startups in boom town beckon big guns

BENGALURU: It’s no secret that Bengaluru is the country’s startup capital. With a 25 per cent share of the total startups across the country, the city is home…

Startups lead the way as kirana stores make digital push to boost margins

As marketing gurus, and industry analysts cry themselves hoarse about ‘capturing’ the ‘next 500 million’ customers, startups are quietly targeting yet another demographic. These ‘customers’ have weathered many…

Eight startups from JioGenNext Basecamp are all set to create an impact in the Fintech sector

For a little over four years now, JioGenNext has been partnering with startups to help them understand their business better, enabling them to be successful and be the…

Meet the 10 startups that are working on sustainable tourism, and won Booking.com grants

A sustainable tourism startup based out of Himachal Pradesh is among the 10 startups to have been recognised by online travel platform Booking.com this year. NotOnMap, the only…

How Soundwave Technology is helping Small Businesses with Digital Payments

The demonetization era led to the invention of various modes of digital payments and soundwave technology is one of them Soundwave technology is a new form of digital…

Internet capitalism pits fast technology against slow democracy

Technology-driven changes—like those we are presently experiencing—produce demands for security and stability that pose a threat to liberal democracy and capitalism. Across the world, autocrats are on the…

Interview: ‘Software, services startups are well placed to compete on global stage’

Redd Experience Design, a specialised user experience (UX) design startup, was established in April 2015 and is based in Indiranagar, Bengaluru. The startup’s CEO and Founder  Sharan Grandigae…