wordpress blog stats
Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

FOMO killer: Developments at Zomato, Hotstar, Uber and more

Real estate Elara Technologies, which owns property sites Housing, Makaan, and PropTiger, has partnered with Amazon Alexa to offer content and news on real estate on the assistant. Content from the sites’ blog sections - called Housing News, PropGuide, and MakaanIQ - will now be available on Alexa-powered devices. PropTiger claims to have sold 25,000 homes worth nearly $2.2 billion. Makaan claims to have 45,000 active sellers and 15,000 brokers, with over 1 million registered properties listed on the platform. Food Zomato is now present 120 cities in India; online food ordering and delivery services are available in 118 of these cities. The company said it saw 5x the number of orders from home as opposed to the office, and only 28% of the users paid via cash. Monthly order run rate of 28 million as of December 2018 Zomato’s loyalty programme Zomato Piggybank helped users save Rs 176 million, and raised funds equivalent to Rs 22 lakh meals for the Akshaya Patra foundation Zomato Gold now has over 7 lakh active members, 71% of the subscribers used their membership to redeem food, and the other 29% opted for drinks. (Read our piece on how Zomato Gold said it would go invite-only and then didn’t.) 75,000 restaurants 150,000 delivery personnel Among Tier I cities, the highest number of orders came from Delhi NCR Among Tier II-III cities, Ahmedabad placed the most orders More midnight orders were placed in Indore than in Mumbai ** Swiggy’s third annual order report ‘StatEATistics 2018’…

Please subscribe/login to read the full story.
Written By

I cover health, policy issues such as intermediary liability, data governance, internet shutdowns, and more. Hit me up for tips.

MediaNama’s mission is to help build a digital ecosystem which is open, fair, global and competitive.

Views

News

India's smartphone operating system BharOS has received much buzz in the media lately, but does it really merit this attention?

News

After using the Mapples app as his default navigation app for a week, Sarvesh draws a comparison between Google Maps and Mapples

News

In the case of the ‘deemed consent' provision in the draft data protection law, brevity comes at the cost of clarity and user protection

News

The regulatory ambivalence around an instrument so essential to facilitate data exchange – the CM framework – is disconcerting for several reasons.

News

The provisions around grievance redressal in the Data Protection Bill "stands to be dangerously sparse and nugatory on various counts."

You May Also Like

News

Google has released a Google Travel Trends Report which states that branded budget hotel search queries grew 179% year over year (YOY) in India, in...

Advert

135 job openings in over 60 companies are listed at our free Digital and Mobile Job Board: If you’re looking for a job, or...

News

By Aroon Deep and Aditya Chunduru You’re reading it here first: Twitter has complied with government requests to censor 52 tweets that mostly criticised...

News

Rajesh Kumar* doesn’t have many enemies in life. But, Uber, for which he drives a cab everyday, is starting to look like one, he...

MediaNama is the premier source of information and analysis on Technology Policy in India. More about MediaNama, and contact information, here.

© 2008-2021 Mixed Bag Media Pvt. Ltd. Developed By PixelVJ

Subscribe to our daily newsletter
Name:*
Your email address:*
*
Please enter all required fields Click to hide
Correct invalid entries Click to hide

© 2008-2021 Mixed Bag Media Pvt. Ltd. Developed By PixelVJ