Flipkart Sees Over 20% Of Shopping From Mobile

Flipkart announced last week that it has crossed $1 billion in sales target a year earlier than expected. Today, the country’s leading e-commerce player has revealed that it is receiving more than 20 per cent of its orders from mobile phones.”More than 20 per cent of our orders are coming from mobile at present. And we see a lot of mobile users, who place orders, are from non-metro cities...
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Quikr Secures $90 Million From Swedish Investment Company Kinnevik

Quikr has raised funding worth $90 million from a group of investors led by Swedish investment firm Investment Kinnevik. The online and mobile classified portal will use the raised funds to expand its business. After the latest round of funding, Quikr is now valued at over $250 million.  This is Kinnevik’s first investment in India.Quikr had previously raised $32 million in a round led...
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MakeMyTrip Bets Big On Mobile, Plans Acquisitions For The Same

MakeMyTrip, similar to various other online travel portal is focusing on its mobile experience. India’s largest online travel portal expects almost 50 per cent business from mobile in next three years.  With a resource of Rs 300 crore, the company plans to acquire technology companies that are into mobile application.CEO and Founder, Deep Karla revealed that MakeMyTrip has registered 20 per...
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Traffline Revamps User Interface And Adds Location Sharing For Emergencies

Traffic Tracking Platform Traffline has significantly revamped its interface and has introduced a few critical features that are sure to come in handy during traffic emergencies.Owned by Birds Eye System, Traffline’s new and improved app has been launched and promises to aid victims by allowing them to share their location during accidents and other road mishaps. The new app is said to have been...
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WeChat Introduces Games And Local Classifieds Within The Chat Platform, Enough To Beat Others?

Internet based mobile instant messaging service WeChat has come up with a few new additions to its chat platform that is bound to raise interest from its users.It’s Game Time: More than 6 months after hinting at the possibility of introducing additional monetization models within the platform, WeChat has finally offered a few games that can be played within the WeChat ecosystem. Currently the games...
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Now You Can Book Black And Yellow Cabs In Mumbai Through BookMyCab’s Android App

Quite a number of the new start-ups in the transportation segment are operating as private entities. Case in point being TabCab, Olacabs, Meru, Uber and so on. However, a new service called BookMyCab is looking at leveraging the already huge number of black and yellow cabs plying in Mumbai and making them available via their mobile app.The app, also called BookMyCab is available on the Google Play...
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Vuclip’s Tie-up With China’s UCWeb Brings Buffer-Free Mobile Video On UC Browser

Mobile video and associated multimedia company Vuclip, has entered into a strategic and technical partnership with China’s UCWeb. The tie-up will eventually offer buffer-free mobile video experience for Indians.UCWeb’s India Operations, which has been gaining adoption here, has partnered with Vuclip, to enables the latter’s videos to be played without buffering on a variety of networks, thereby...
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TrueCaller Denies Funding From Sequoia Capital India

Sweden-based TrueCaller had apparently concluded a ‘significant’ funding round led by Sequoia Capital India. But the company has denied the same.Internet based telephone and mobile database aggregator TrueCaller, has had a roller-coaster journey in the last year, but its India centric activities have been overall positive. After successfully developing a deeper integrative relationship with micro-blogging...
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Olx App Downloaded 6Mn Times, 60% From Android Alone

  The online classifieds portal has managed to carve a special niche for itself and mobile users seem to have appreciated the ease of use, exclaimed the statement from the company, “Mobile is an integral part of the selling and buying experience offered by OLX.in, India’s largest used goods marketplace. The ease and the simplicity of the app has made it the preferred classifieds app across...
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TimeCity Gives Android And iOS App A Facelift With New Features

TimesCity has revamped its Android and iOS apps with new features that will enable consumers to discover the best restaurants, movies, events and nightlife in their city. The app features listings and recommendations based on location, type of event, and must-try & must-do things in and around where users are. Users can search & filter based on their preference of distance, ratings and...
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