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Weekly Digest (07th-14th June 2013)

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Investment & M&A

OpenTable Acquires Mobile Tech Startup Just Chalo For $11 Million
Video Recruiting Solutions Firm InterviewMaster Raises Funds From VentureNursery
Logistics Company Delhivery Acquires Gharpay’s Offline Cash Collection Network
Delivery Hero Invests Over $5M in TastyKhana
Indian Government May Allow 100% FDI In Telecom Sector In July 2013: Report
Google Acquires Navigation App Waze For Real Time Traffic Data
Intel Capital Invests In HealthKart; $16M In 3 Companies


Other Updates:

Gaana Introduces Online Karaoke Feature SingAlong; Future Opportunities
Naaptol Says It Wasn’t Raided By Andhra Pradesh’s Legal Metrology Department
Digital Version Of British Library’s Girdwood Collection Now In Wikimedia Commons
#NAMA2 Early Bird Tickets Available Until June 17, 2013

SEBI & RBI To Get Access To Call Data Records: Report
Madura Fashion & Lifestyle Launched E-Commerce Portal TrendIn.com
Info Edge Backed Mydala To Launch International Operations
Updated: What Happened In The Lemp Brewpub Incident; A Timeline

#NAMA2 Speakers: Neeraj Roy, MD & CEO, Hungama Digital Media
RCOM To Stream Champions Trophy 2013 Live With Star Sports Partnership
Is Uber Looking To Enter India?
#NAMA2 Speakers: Durga Raghunath, CEO, FirstPost

Aircel, RCOM & Tata Teleservices To Submit Weekly Report On Disconnected Numbers
Updated: Amazon Launches Kindle E-Readers & Tablets In India
CCI’s Anti-Competitive Probe Against Google Remains Standstill: Report
10 Non-Social Media Observations On The Lemp Brewpub Mess – Karthik Srinivasan

Nokia India Now Offers Indoor Venue Maps Through HERE Venue
The Hindu Launches Android App; Includes City-Wise Sections
IRCTC To Offer SMS & USSD Based Ticketing Service From July 2013
Industry Moves: CA Media, IMImobile, Flipkart

Basharat Peer To Head NYT’s India Ink
Web18 Appoints Durga Raghunath As CEO Of Firstpost.com
Jonathan Bill Leaves Vodafone; Will Pursue Entrepreneurship In India
The Lowdown: Apple Unveils OS X Mavericks; Introduces New MacBook Air Lineup

The Lowdown: Apple Announces iOS 7, iOS In The Car & iTunes Radio At WWDC 2013
#NAMA2 Speakers: Rajjat Barjatya, MD & CEO, Rajshri Media
Microsoft India Appoints Karan Bajwa As MD Sales & Marketing Group
Flipkart Won’t Deliver Orders More Than 10K To Uttar Pradesh – CapitalMind

Indian Tablet Shipments At 0.91M During Jan-Mar 2013; Datawind Leads: Report
India’s IT Min of State Milind Deora’s Thinks The CMS (India’s PRISM) Is “A Good Tool”
Foreign Internet Companies May Be Asked To Setup Local Servers In India
NH7 Launches Event Discovery Service InTown

Indian Govt Called Out By Human Rights Watch On CMS; USA Collects 6.3 Billion Data From India
InfoEdge Q4-FY13 Concall: 99Acres & Jeevansathi Loss; On Investments & Future Plans
Star India, Viacom 18, Network 18, & Zee To Discontinue TAM Media Services: Live Blog
Attano Launches ChapterBuy To Sell Individual Textbook E-Chapters
Facebook Isn’t A Powerful Distribution Or User Acquisition Platform Anymore – Pravin Jadhav

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