Snapdeal Forays Into Same Day Delivery In Delhi And NCR

After Amazon and Flipkart, now Snapdeal is offering same day delivery option. The e-Bay backed online marketplace is offering the Same Day Express Delivery Service in Delhi and the National Capital Region (NCR). However, unlike Amazon and Flipkart, Snapdeal is not charging its services on one or two day delivery basis.To receive their delivery on same day, users will have to order their item before...
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Why Are eCommerce Companies Setting Up Their Own Payment Gateways?

eCommerce companies appear to have become very interested in absorbing the role of handling payment procedures too. While earlier Flipkart initiated the trend with PayZippy, SnapDeal has swiftly followed with its own iteration.eShopping portal SnapDeal, that has skillfully managed to transform itself into a full-fledged online marketplace for vendors and retailers, has announced development of its...
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Flipkart Follows Amazon, Launches One Day Delivery For Rs 90

Last week Amazon introduced ‘One day delivery’ in India for a cost of Rs 99. Now, Flipkart which currently is the biggest rival of Amazon has rolled out next-day shipping guarantee for Rs 90. Dubbed as ‘In-a-day Guarantee’, Flipkart is offering this facility in Delhi, Noida, Mumbai, Chennai, Bangalore, Pune and Hyderabad. The big daddy of e-commerce will soon expand this service...
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Google To Make Its Cloud Platform Robust And Cut Prices

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Google has decided to lower its cloud computing royalties as the tech giant is taking on the emerging dark horse in cloud computing regime, Amazon. IBM and Microsoft will also be on the radar. Google launched its Drive cloud storage service around 18 months ago, but has never had a robust all-in solution for website owners, where amazon and IBM trump the tech-giant. Google’s Cloud Platform is...
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Amazon Introduces ‘One Day Delivery’ In India For Rs 99

We recently reported that Amazon has unveiled its ‘Prime Air’ Drone service for 30 minutes delivery.  Now, Amazon India is introducing one-day delivery in the country, but not with the help of the drones.The world’s largest retailer which entered India this year has launched guarantee ‘one-day delivery’ in select pin codes across cities in India including Bangalore, Mumbai, New...
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Amazon Goes Back To The Basics With COD Deliveries Via India Post

Using India Post as the end-mile delivery agent has been a dwindling, but prevalent practice with e-Commerce companies for quite some time. Having already listed India Post as one of its delivery agents, Amazon Inc.’s India Operations Amazon India, has enhanced the agreement by asking the agency to even collect payment, if and when the customer opts for Cash On Delivery (COD).Amazon has been making...
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Google’s Andy Rubin To Head A New Project That Includes Robots

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Yesterday we reported that Amazon is testing a 30 minute drone delivery system. Now, a New York Times report has revealed that Google is building robots with Andy Rubin who is the brain child behind world’s most used mobile operating system, Android. Rubin stepped down from Android in March this year for a secret project-which of course now we know is robots. He has been a successful engineer...
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Amazon Tests ‘Prime Air’ Drones For 30 Minutes Delivery

Don’t be appalled if you see a helicopter like device deliver your next online shopping item on your doorsteps. Amazon is testing a highly unique delivery system which includes drones. Dubbed as Amazon PrimeAir, the service  uses 8-propeller drones which is about the size of a remote-controlled airplane to transport shoe-box-size plastic bins from fulfillment centers to customers’ homes.Bezos...
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SnapDeal Seeks Self–Promotion Via Its New Affiliate Program

Online marketplace and e-commerce portal SnapDeal has launched its own affiliate program. The company hopes to draw in contribution from content generators and publishers that would aide in promoting SnapDeal and its listed merchandise.What is SnapDeal offering? An affiliate program is essentially an incentive technique that rewards content writers and publishers with cash rewards if they embed links...
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NewsHunt Unveils eBooks Store On Android

Popular news app NewsHunt has forayed into ebooks market with its own store. The ebook store has been added to the original NewsHunt app on Android. The app is currently offering e-books in Hindi, Tamil, Marathi and Malayalam with select titles in English – mostly copyright free classics or books from over 50 regional languages by Indian publishers.“Our catalog contains a mix of free and...
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