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Softbank-backed Snapdeal to shelve IPO plans

Started in 2010 by Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal, Snapdeal filed its IPO documents, in December 2021, for regulatory approvals.

9 Dec 2022 2:57 pm
Self-awareness is the foundation of authenticity 15 quotes on motivation and change

From aspiration to attitude, witness the memorable journey of changemakers and gamechangers in these quotes, excerpts and stories!

9 Dec 2022 8:15 am
Contexto is like Wordle with never-ending guess work, but the reward feels good

Launched on the Google PlayStore in November 2022, the app works with infinite guesses and an AI algorithm, which calculates how close you are to the word of the day.

9 Dec 2022 7:50 am
Cracking the code on dealing with cigarette waste

Code Effort, a Noida-based cigarette waste recycler, partners with individuals and organisations to dispose of cigarette waste.

9 Dec 2022 7:50 am
Shooting for the stars: How Pixxel is looking to make its mark in Indian space history

Describing their satellites as MRI scanners for earth, Pixxel is exploring new ways of earth monitoring and observation. In many ways, it is just getting started.

9 Dec 2022 7:30 am
Pixxels path to making space history

Founded by BITS Pilani graduates Awais Ahmed and Kshitij Khandelwal, Pixxel is exploring new ways of earth monitoring and observation.

9 Dec 2022 7:30 am
Bengaluru to build its own tech and innovation Museum

Bengaluru, Indias tech capital, will build a Tech and Innovation Museum in the city. The plan to build the museum was announced by Karnataka chief minister Basavaraj Bommai while inaugurating the BLR Design Week on Thursday at Hotel Lalit Ashok in Bengaluru.

8 Dec 2022 7:43 pm
How a Zero Trust approach to cybersecurity can help digital native businesses keep their products and services secure

What can businesses do to protect themselves from the increasing number of cyberattacks taking place globally?

8 Dec 2022 4:57 pm
Startup news and updates: daily roundup (December 8, 2022)

YourStory presents the daily news roundup from the Indian startup ecosystem and beyond. Here's the roundup for Thursday, December 8, 2022.

8 Dec 2022 2:56 pm
Swiggy to lay off 250 employees in December: Report

Swiggy is also moving people from its grocery delivery vertical Instamart as it looks to reduce cash burn.

8 Dec 2022 12:26 pm
Think who is the customer, what is the problem, how do you solve it: Coursera CEO

In a conversation with YourStory, Jeff Maggioncalda, CEO of online course provider Coursera, talks about his journey, the growth of the edtech startup amid the pandemic, and plans for India.

8 Dec 2022 8:29 am
India is slated to be entering its decade of eminence 30 quotes on India business opportunities

From technology to talent, witness the business trends in India through these quotes, excerpts, and stories!

8 Dec 2022 8:15 am
Sironas three-pronged game plan

Hygiene products maker Sirona Hygiene, which was bought by the Good Glamm Group nearly a year ago, is eyeing sales of Rs 500 crore over the next three to five years.

8 Dec 2022 7:30 am
GoPllay, Peel Financial, Cypherock raise early-stage funds

YourStory presents daily funding roundups from the Indian startup ecosystem and beyond. Here's the roundup for Wednesday, December 7, 2022.

7 Dec 2022 7:51 pm
Global Captive Centres to add 3.64 lakh jobs in next 12 months: Report

Among cities, Bengaluru is expected to lead in terms of job creation.

7 Dec 2022 7:11 pm
Startup news and updates: daily roundup (December 7 2022)

YourStory presents daily news roundups from the Indian startup ecosystem and beyond. Here's the roundup for Wednesday, December 7, 2022.

7 Dec 2022 3:21 pm
TechSparks 2022: India offers a unique opportunity to build regional products that can scale on a national-level

Can a strong talent pool coupled with strategic partnerships and building for regional segments, drive Indias tech agenda for the future? Find out as experts discuss this and much more in the panel India ascends The next tech superpower held at TechSparks 2022.

7 Dec 2022 12:58 pm
Bengaluru fintech thought leaders to decode the datanomics of extracting untapped value from data

Fintech is one of the most data-intensive sectors today. To help fintech leaders in Bengaluru decode their datanomics, this roundtable will deliberate on the Data Cloud and how to extract untapped value from data.

7 Dec 2022 12:29 pm
Blume Ventures closes its largest fund at $250M

The fund will invest in 30-35 companies across technology verticals.

7 Dec 2022 12:26 pm
How digital platforms transform business: strategy insights from author Timo Vuori

In this interview, platform expert Timo Vuori shares examples, frameworks, and tips for leaders to leverage platform business models. Here are some takeaways.

7 Dec 2022 11:51 am
Data science should be pervasive, embedded in your business processes 15 quotes on digital transformation

From data to decisions, these quotes from the week of November 28 - December 4 capture tech impacts sweeping across the world!

7 Dec 2022 8:10 am
Digital financial literacy a must for older adults

An estimated $36 billion is lost in scams on the elderly, and many elderly people are not clear about the difference between personal and non-personal data when it comes to digital technology.

7 Dec 2022 7:45 am
Optimising cold supply chains: tech-driven integration key to effective food distribution

India was ranked 107 out of 121 countries in the Global Hunger Index 2022. And reports suggest that nearly one-third of all food produced each year gets spoiled before it can be consumed. An unbroken cold supply chain can help fight inefficiencies in the food supply network and eliminate wastage.

7 Dec 2022 7:40 am
H-1B visa holders and mass layoffs

The H-1B visa allows US companies to temporarily employ foreign workers in speciality occupations. If their employment is terminated, H-1B visa holders have a grace period of 60 days to find another employer/job.

7 Dec 2022 7:30 am
Job loss and visa woes: Impact on H-1B visa holders from India and what they can do

Thousands of Indians in the US have either lost their jobs or are living in the fear of being let go with major tech companies such as Twitter, Meta, and Amazon announcing mass layoffs in the last few months. What is the way ahead for these H-1B visa holders?

7 Dec 2022 7:30 am
Masterclass: Making healthcare smarter

The solution to making healthcare more connected is a member-centric clinic system.

6 Dec 2022 8:16 pm
Microsofts new initiative to grow developer community in India

Here's your daily dose of key developments in the technology world of India.

6 Dec 2022 8:07 pm
TechSparks 2022: Freshworks decodes the whys and hows to achieving customer delight

In a masterclass on How to build products that customers love' at TechSparks2022, Ramesh Parthasarathy, Chief Architect of Freshworks delved into what exactly makes a customer retain their loyalty for a product that is built seamlessly for that perfect experience.

6 Dec 2022 7:43 pm
Startup news and updates: daily roundup (December 6, 2022)

YourStory presents daily news roundups from the Indian startup ecosystem and beyond. Here's the roundup for Tuesday, December 6, 2022.

6 Dec 2022 7:21 pm
Games24x7 to host the Future of Gaming hackathon on December 9, 2022

To highlight the tech trends that will determine the future of gaming, Games24x7 is organising a unique gaming hackathon 'The Future Of Gaming. The hackathon will focus on themes including 'Preparing for 5G', 'Web 3.0', and 'New tech for gaming'.

6 Dec 2022 12:36 pm
An entrepreneur should focus on the real problem they are solving for the population: Sourjyendu Medda of DealShare

While being a unicorn is a good milestone, it should just be a part of the journey, said Sourjyendu Medda, Founder, Chief Business Officer and Chief Financial Officer, DealShare at The Success Edition by Kotak Mahindra Bank and YourStory.

6 Dec 2022 12:19 pm
Simplilearn launches SimpliRecruit, a hiring platform for recruiters

Simplilearn said the platform will enable recruiters to discover both freshers and professionals for career opportunities in technology-related domains.

6 Dec 2022 11:59 am