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Once known as a browser for feature phones, 47% of Opera Mini users in India are now on smartphones, according to the company’s State of the Android Mobile Web report. ... Continue_Reading
Healthcare services company DocSuggest is expanding beyond doctor appointment service to a health and personal care search and appointments service called Ziffi. The company claims that users can book appointments in salons, ... Continue_Reading
India’s IT & Law minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, speaking at the Law Commission’s consultation on Media Law on Saturday, said that “As far as the legal architecture (of media regulation) ... Continue_Reading
Update: While Justice Manmohan Singh did ask for proof for the 72 infringing sites, it appears that the order is still a John Doe order. The order, of which MediaNama ... Continue_Reading
Low-cost mobile devices manufacturer Datawind is set to launch an Rs 2,000 smartphone bundled with free internet for life before Diwali (October 23), reports Press Trust of India. However, the ... Continue_Reading
Tech Mahindra has partnered with the software and system house of the Bosch group, Bosch Software Innovations to create an Internet of Things (IoT) Ecosystem to help drive innovative solutions for connected applications ... Continue_Reading
Bangalore-based document viewing solution provider Bookpad has been acquired by Yahoo in a deal worth Rs 50 crores, reports the Economic Times. Note that neither Yahoo nor the founders of Bookpad ... Continue_Reading
(By Vivek & Vikas SN) It looks like The India Today Group has launched a new opinion-oriented site called DailyO that provides commentary on news from various categories like politics, sports, life, sci-tech, money, humour and ... Continue_Reading
Online travel agent MakeMyTrip has set up a $15 million Innovation Fund for investing in early-stage companies in the travel technology space, with a special focus on mobile and IP-based companies, and explore ... Continue_Reading
MTV India has launched another web series – The Look, in partnership with Philips. The show will be hosted by VJ Gaelyn and feature Alia Bhatt, the brand ambassador for ... Continue_Reading
Update (September 25): The Union Cabinet has approved the signing of a Joint Declaration of Intent between the HRD ministry and US Department of State to cooperate on the SWAYAM programme for online ... Continue_Reading
Person-to-person (P2P) online messaging service provider Way2SMS’ founder Raju Vanapala has now launched an e-learning marketplace called LearnSocial. Unlike traditional e-learning portals and Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) platforms LearnSocial ... Continue_Reading