Indegene Academy to accelerate digital skills for pharma professionals
Physicians and patients expect the pharma industry to be responsive and responsible for enabling dispensing of early treatment and effective outcomes. The current Covid-19 crisis is a case in point.
Digital marketers make hay in flu season
Smart ads and optimised keywords are helping firms position products as panic rises.
Winklevoss twins launch a marketplace for blockchain digital art
Nifty Gateway is debuting a website Tuesday where consumers will be able to buy and sell digital collectibles from artists including Michael Kagan and Lyle Owerko.
Kerala entrepreneurs launch social digital assistance platform
The application is both B2B abd B2C suitable for both vocational and recreational needs of individuals and businesses alike.
Coronavirus leads to 30% drop in online travel bookings: Razorpay
Fear of running out of home essentials made grocery make its way into the top 3 sectors with a growth of 9%.
Startups mushrooming to meet unmet consumer needs: EY report
The report said with consumer preferences evolving quickly and given the shortening shelf life of technology, startups thrive while the incumbents find it difficult to adapt to this pace of change.
Virat Kohli, Anushka Sharma invest in Prem Watsa backed Digit Insurance
While the captain of Indian cricket team Virat Kohli has invested Rs.1.73 crore, popular bollywood actress Anushka Sharma has put Rs.43 lakh in the company, the filing showed. Paper.vc is a platform which tracks private equity investments.
UPI transaction limit for stores doubled to Rs 2 lakh
The move is expected to boost digital payment players such as Paytm, Google Pay and PhonePe, as well as millions of retail stores across the country.
Microsoft launches new program for B2B startups
Launched under the aegis of Microsoft for Startups, the 100X100X100 program will help enterprises fast track their digital transformation through faster adoption of SaaS solutions. It will make available a variety of curated, ready to launch, enterprise grade solutions from startups with a proven track record.
Surprised to find Maharashtra as the second highest user of Hindi on Amazon India: Amit Agarwal
Agarwal pointed out the government’s contribution in promoting digital growth in the country through various initiatives such as Digital India, Digital Village programme that is “digitizing our development” and BharatNet programme.
Creating value for 1.3 billion people through public-private partnership: Report
The investment community is an intrinsic part of this network and has so far invested more than $42 billion across 2100 startups in 2019. A positive consequence of this is the digital economy being built, aided by startups.
API economics in digital lending ecosystem
The total value of India’s digital lending market is estimated to be more than USD 1 trillion over the next five years. To ensure they grab a share of this m...
Delhi takes 2nd spot in digital payments in 2019: Razorpay
Digital transactions in Delhi NCR grew by 235% from 2018 (Jan-Dec) to 2019 (Jan-Dec) and Financial Services, Food & Beverage and Transportation were the top 3 sectors which contributed a cumulative of 41% of Delhi’s online payments in 2019, said a Razorpay report.
Instamojo acquires Times Internet-owned digital commerce startup GetMeAShop
The acquisition will allow Instamojo, which was founded in 2012, to provide ecommerce solutions, as well as logistics and lending products to MSMEs, both of which it had launched over the last two years, under the brand names MojoXpress and and MojoCapital, respectively.
Cheaper than Ola, Uber: How Quick Ride is making office commutes convenient
Carpooling has been one of most recommended activities to help reduce pollution and traffic congestion. Bengaluru-based Quick Ride has given this activity a digital push by connecting commuters and riders to share their vehicles.
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