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Investment & M&A

– Stayzilla Raises Funding From Matrix Partners
– Car Sharing Service Zoom Raises $1M Investment
– Delhivery Raises Around $5M From NVP; Gharpay Integration Issue Resolved

Other Updates:

– Celebrity Tie-Ups: TimesMobile-Puneeth Rajkumar; Fluence-Manju Warrier
– Dish TV Partners DittoTV To Launch Android & iOS Streaming App
– Zee Group Debuts Multilingual News Aggregation Platform ‘I Am In DNA Of India’
– The Lowdown: Twitter Files $1B IPO; 77% Of 218.3M Active Users Outside US; 75% Mobile

– Nokia’s HERE To Crowdsource Mapping Data In India
– Google Partners ASI To Add Street View Imagery For 100 Indian Monuments
– Samsung ChatON To Add Support For 13 Indian Languages; 100M Global users
– Literature On Gandhi Goes Online With Gandhi Heritage Portal

– Facebook Extends Graph Search To Posts
– 2G Scam: Loop Investor KHML Files $1.4B Intl Arbitration Case Against Indian Govt
– Nimbuzz To Introduce Concall Feature
– Breaking Bad Finale: India At #5 For Pirated Downloads

– Comscore 2013 India Future in Focus: Internet Population In India At 74M;
– iAccelerator’s 2013 Batch: Fingify, Locator, Girdle, Chauka & Others
– Airtel Hives Off Data Center Biz; Vodacom Looks To Buy Tata Comm’s Neotel
– Top Posts On MediaNama: September 2013

– Times Internet Expands TimesPoints To 7 Properties; 300 Million Activities Tracked In 12 Months
– Goa University Partners CIS India To Build Konkani Wikipedia
– BlackBerry Sold 5.9M Devices In Q2-FY14; $277M APAC Revenues, $934M Z10 Writedown
– Will India Act Against Fake Online Reviews?

– Updated: Delhi High Court Stays Nokia India’s Ownership Transfer
– Microsoft Received 515 User Data Requests From Indian Govt Between Jan-Jun 2013

Useful Lists:

– Deals: VC, PE & M&A In Internet, Mobile, Media in India
– Short Code Services in India
– Circlewise List Of Telecom Operators in India
– Statewise Broadband Subscribers In India
– Digital Payment Companies in India
– Advertising Networks in India