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379 Tech Startups Launched & 87 Shut Down In India In 2012: Report

Around 379 technology product startups were launched in 2012 and 87 were shut down during the year, according to a study compiled by Microsoft Accelerator, India. Mukund Mohan, the CEO in Residence, Microsoft Accelerator said the accelerator tracks over 6,214 entities which includes 3,948 technology product companies in India as well as service companies who are building products and side-projects where founders have generated significant traction or revenue. As per Mohan, the study has been compiled from face-to-face interactions with the founders of 65% of these companies and secondary data, although the closure data was entirely based on face to face interactions. Here are some highlights from the study: - 2012 witnessed a relatively lesser number of new tech product company launches with 379 companies launched this year as compared to 519 companies launched in 2011 and 452 companies launched in 2010. -…

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