Location based services and maps company MapmyIndia has launched a rear and front seat connected infotainment system, called the Android 2-Din, which is complemented by a pair of 9” rear screens with independent input slots for each screen.
AdNear, which provides location intelligence data to brands and advertisers, has raised $19 million in Series B funding from Telstra Ventures and Global Brain, with participation from existing investors Sequoia Capital and Canaan Partners. The Singapore-headquartered company didn’t provide much insight into how the funds will be used, though AdNear CEO Anil Mathews did hint…
Ever since the first iPhone was released in 2007, it has been popular in India. I don’t mean popular in terms of sales numbers, but in terms of the buzz it creates, amount of discussions around it, and people asking if they can get one for $199. A good discount on the iPhone 5s still fills up…
Birds Eye Systems Pvt. Ltd owned real-time traffic information provider Traffline has raised an undisclosed amount in a Series B round of funding from Qualcomm Ventures. The company plans to use the funds to expand its operations to 10 cities by the end of the year, as indicated by this Livemint report.
Indian Space Research Organization’s National Remote Sensing Centre (NRSC) has updated its Google-Earth like satellite mapping tool Bhuvan. The new features include -
Genesys International Corporation, the parent company of street-view portal WoNoBo, reported operating revenues of Rs 15.95 crore for the quarter ended June 30, 2014 (Q1-FY15). It is down 47% from the Rs 30.17 crore reported in the corresponding quarter last year. However, it is 177.6% higher than the Rs 5.74 crore operating revenues reported in…
Pioneer India Electronics has integrated MapmyIndia‘s navigation system in their new in-car entertainment system, the AVIC-F60BT. The entertainment-cum-navigation unit it priced at Rs. 49,990. With the integration users will now be able to access MapmyIndia maps with the
Location based services and maps company MapmyIndia has launched a new 7-inch Android device called Buzz that has been positioned as a rear seat entertainment device for car passengers.
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 another.
Times Internet’s restaurant listing service TimesCity now lets you book tables from Twitter.
Location-based services provider MapmyIndia has launched a new navigation app called NaviMaps, that offers voice navigation in regional languages.
Venture capital investors Lightbox and Nexus Ventures are in talks to exit their investment in CE Infosystems, now known as MapMyIndia