Location Based Services

Tweet The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) has created a website that allows road users to check how much it would cost them in toll charges while travelling from one city to ... Continue_Reading

TimesCity starts table reservation via Twitter

Tweet Times Internet’s restaurant listing service TimesCity now lets you book tables from Twitter. ... Continue_Reading
Tweet Location-based services provider MapmyIndia has launched a new navigation app called NaviMaps, that offers voice navigation in regional languages.  ... Continue_Reading
Tweet Venture capital investors Lightbox and Nexus Ventures are in talks to exit their investment in CE Infosystems, now known as MapMyIndia ... Continue_Reading
Tweet Mumbai-based Fransesco’s Pizzeria did a test run of delivering a pizza using a drone earlier this month. The lucky recipient lived in a high rise 1.5 kilometers away from ... Continue_Reading
Tweet Update: Kavin Bharti Mittal, the Head of Product & Strategy at BSB, and the CEO of Hike will also lead the Hoppr team. Earlier (May 21): Both the founders ... Continue_Reading

AbhiBus snaps up APSRTC bookings from BusIndia

Tweet Travel ticketing service AbhiBus has got the franchise rights for booking buses operated by Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC) and will set up offline centres for the ... Continue_Reading
Tweet It looks like e-commerce venture Infibeam has forayed into travel ticketing, by launching a new ‘travel & tickets‘ section on the site. ... Continue_Reading
Tweet Street view mapping service WoNoBo which launched in October last year, has added a realty section (in beta). It will let you virtually walkthrough the streets of a city to view properties currently available ... Continue_Reading
Tweet Online and mobile business listings business JustDial has replaced Google maps with its own maps solution JD Maps for directions on its platform, the company has disclosed in its earnings ... Continue_Reading
Tweet GPS navigation and location apps provider MapMyIndia has introduced a new version of its maps – version 9.0 bringing in features like single-line predictive search, better regional maps coverage and improved ... Continue_Reading
Tweet Online room and space reservation business AirBnB has raised $500 million in funding at a valuation of $10 billion in a round led by TPG Growth, the equity investment arm of TPG ... Continue_Reading