Wishberg is shutting down!

Wishberg

It was announced in the recent Wishberg blog post The Final Note - Thanks from Team Wishberg.The founding team is joining forces with FreeCharge, an online recharge portal for prepaid, postpaid mobiles, DTH, and data cards. Wishberg founder Pravin Jadhav will lead efforts on Product & Growth and another founder Kulin Shah will lead efforts on Partnerships & … [Read more...]

Saket Agrawal the brain behind SportsTurtle

SportsTurtle

Saket Agarwal is 24 and his email signature reads as Founder and CEO, SportsTurtle. Sounds cool! Yes, startups are New Cool like how once I thought getting hair colored red is the best thing or navel piercing is the "in" thing. Saket, a guy next door, Engineering graduate and currently in Bangalore. He loves music, movies and reading. He also enjoys playing cricket once in a … [Read more...]

Jugaad led to the birth of iRepair

iRepair India

In the college days (especially in Engineering when we suddenly aim for Nirvana) life revolves around making huge checklist which includes getting a job in Microsoft, owning a Ford, buying an iPhone and taking a bag pack trip to Europe. Well the list is endless, Engineering does not always inculcate discipline and habit of long work, handling pressures and last moment … [Read more...]

Capillary Technologies Raises $14mn Series B Funding

Capillary Technologies

Boasting over 150 brands including Marks & Spencer, Puma, Pizza Hut, Nike, Raymond, Peter England and Lifestyle, Capillary is a strong 300+ people team now. Capillary’s Intelligent Customer Engagement Suite integrates everything that retail marketers and operators require to engage with their customers, weaving social and mobile experiences into any Point-Of-Sale device f … [Read more...]

Travel Triangle wants to expand with new funds

Travel Triangle

Travel Triangle is a product of Holiday Triangle Travel Pvt. Ltd. founded in 2010 by two IIT post-graduates Sankalp Agrawal and Sanchit Garg. A Delhi based startup Travel Triangle provides customized cost effective holidays packages along with attractive options brought to you at one click. Travel Triangle could be described as a platform which brings together agents with best … [Read more...]

Of Dreams & Magic: Legacy of Walt Disney

Walt Disney

Every Sunday, I used to eagerly await the cartoon that used to be broadcasted on National Television. My favorite of all was Mickey Mouse and I simply loved Minnie Mouse. For almost a decade I believed they existed. Those were the times when there were no other cartoon channels like these days.Life revolved around watching Doordarshan; I still miss that golden era. What is … [Read more...]

SBI Youth for India

SBI Youth for India

One of the commendable initiatives taken by State Bank of India is SBI Youth for India (SBI YFI). As the name says it is a one year fellowship program for the young generation to enroll and participate in the development activities in the rural India.State Bank of India is conducting these in partnership with reputed NGOs.It provides a framework for India's best young … [Read more...]

Peter Thiel an Enigma

Peter Thiel

Peter Andreas Thiel is best known for cofounding PayPal. He served as its CEO. Born in 1967 Thiel is an American entrepreneur, venture capitalist, and hedge fund manager.Ten of his famous quotes which are personally my favorite are:On higher education: "University administrators are the equivalent of subprime mortgage brokers selling you a story that you should go into … [Read more...]

17 year boy CEO of iCazual for games development

iCazual Entertainment

iCazual Entertainment Pvt. Ltd. company is registered in United Kingdom and India. They are engaged in developing multi platform compatible games for the PC & next-gen consoles. Their core development activities are based out of Chennai. They are in the process of setting up their support bases in Europe and North America as mentioned on their website.iCazual aims at … [Read more...]

Hammer and Mop for Premium Cleanups and Professional Upkeep

Hammer and Mop

I always admire people who could actually dare to leave their studies in between and venture into the risky world of business. No Degree to boast of and still doing great. I am all for educated India; education enabling knowledge and education not acting as a barrier to the creativity of the mind. If only our parents realize that spending years in engineering and lakhs of … [Read more...]