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Internet Digest: Ixigo, UberEats, i2ei, and Active.Ai

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Ixigo launches voice-based travel assistant TARA Travel search marketplace Ixigo has announced launch of its upcoming voice-enabled artificial intelligence travel assistant - TARA. As per its Youtube video, it looks a lot like Apple's Siri. The assistant helps an user to discover, plan, book and manage their travel via voice-based search and commands. TARA will officially be launched in early 2018, the company said in a statement. In July last year, ixigo had launched Ixibaba, an artificial intelligence (AI) based chatbot which would answer simple questions related to all travel planning and booking queries. It was built from over 30 million data points including destinations, points of interest, routes, activities in India and globally. i2e1 secures series A funding of $3m Delhi-based i2e1(Information To Every One), a Wi-Fi analytics startup has raised Series A funding of $3 million led by Omidyar Network. Other investors like Auxano Ventures and 3one4 Capital along with existing investors also participated in the round. The startup provided free wi-fi to the retailers (which can be used by customers in the premises via log in), in exchange of data, and then the startup uses the collected data from user sign-ins at brick and mortar establishments, to create analytics intelligence suite similar to Google Analytics, tailored for offline businesses, the company said in a statement. It added the the startup will use the funds to launch a mobile platform. *** UberEATS goes live in Hyderabad Online cab aggregator Uber has expanded its on-demand food delivery service UberEATS to Hyderabad, making it…

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