Startups (India)

"What My Failed Start-up Taught Me"

India saw around 350 start-up casualties in 2016 and 2015 and collectively a few billion dollars were flushed out. Some of the entrepreneurs are now hoping to be second time lucky. However, many of them have gone back to the safer shores of a job but of course with their share of great learnings. …

Startups

How to Build a Winning Internet of Things (IoT) Strategy?

IoT is opening up new world of possibilities for businesses and consumers ever since the dawn of mobile revolution. It is expected that IoT product …

Internet of Things

State of AI: How Did We Get Here, and Were Are We Going Next?

This curated post is authored by Azeem Azhar, VP – Venture & Foresight, Schibsted Media Group<p><i>This is the text of a talk I gave in March 2017.</i><p>The …

Innovation

Why Your Big Fat Ego Could Be Decimating Your Success

This curated column is authored by Associate Director Global eCommerce & Advisory, National Australia Bank<p>Your ego is the image you have of yourself …

Success

Bangalore's Lavelle Networks turbo-charges legacy lines with the cloud

Lavelle Networks has built technology that uses public cloud networks across the world, and makes enterprise communication faster and cheaper.

How to Grab Your First Freelancing Project Online

Getting your first job through freelance bidding is not that easy as it seems, but again neither it is that complicated. With well over 12 million …

Employment

Boredom is the One Thing Standing Between You and Your Ultimate Self

Conquering Boredom: 4 Simple Tricks<p>1. Ditch the Hyped Imagery<p>Everything seems to be overhyped these days. Let’s look at a popular example: being a …

Mind

Kalyan Jewellers acquires online jewellery firm Candere

Bengaluru, April 26:<p>Kalyan Jewellers has announced the acquisition of online jewellery firm Candere (www.candere.com).<p>The acquisition will augment …

India

Raising Venture Capital 101

Every business needs capital to grow, which is one of the strongest and dominant forces affecting any kind of business and industry. So does a …

Venture Capital

How AI Can Fuel AdTech

Artificial Intelligence(AI) and Machine Learning(ML) are the two key buzzwords these days in the Tech industry. And why not, AI is optimizing our …

AdTech

Everything You Wanted to Ask About Using Big Data for Mobile Apps

Use of mobile devices has reached fever pitch already. Pocket devices like phablets are predicted to multiply in usage in the coming years. So much …

Big Data

Signs You Should Quit Your Job

Go to school, get a job, go to work, get married, have some kids, pay your taxes, pay your bills, watch tv, listen to the news, obey the law, now …

The Workplace

This Simple Strategy Decreases Anxiety And Fear

This curated column is authored by leadership & startup consultant Benjamin Hardy<p>The future is filled with unknowns.<p>There is so much uncertainty, not …

Self-improvement

Awfis co-working space, advised by Maple Advisors, raises Series B $20 mn led by Sequoia Capital

Awfis Space Solutions, the South Asia’s network of collaborative co-working space spaces raised a Series B funding of $20 million led by Sequoia …

Startups

The startup ecosystem = haathi ke daant. #WhatTheGoat

How are founding teams decided? Who decides them? Who influences such decisions? How do you give equity to your mentors and partners?<p>Do investors …

Startups

Silicon Valley Startup Kitty Hawk plans to deliver personal “flying cars” in this year

A Silicon Valley “flying car” startup, Kitty Hawk, reportedly backed by Google co-founder Larry Page, released a video on Monday of its airborne …

Startups

Computer Vision: Through the Eyes of a Machine

A computer sees in numbers, assigning hex codes representing specific color values to each pixel in an image. Here’s one way a computer tries to …

Machine Learning

How to Choose Between Native and Hybrid App Development

Should I build my app targeting Android or iOS? The question puzzles entrepreneurs and their decision makers the most while shaping the mobile-first …

Web Development

Supply Chain Orchestration To Transform the Indian Truck Industry In 2017

To create value for their businesses, organizations need to focus on an effective supply chain strategy. An effective supply chain results in …

Logistics

Reasons Why Companies Should Embrace Taking Risks

Image credit: pexels.com<p>Whether we like it or not, risk is an integral part of life. Some people may view it as a challenge that may lead to …

Entrepreneurship

Flipkart is looking for a new CEO..for a day.

Flipkart is looking for a new CEO as Kalyan Krishnamurthy gets ready to hang his boots. For a day. As part of Flipkart’s ‘Big10’ celebrations to mark …

Startups

Why is Blockchain Technology in Banking a Boon?

Brands in the banking sector are always on the toes because of the stiff competition in this industry. Better interest rates, prompt service, wide …

FinTech

11 Contemporary Social Media Marketing Trends You Should Know About

Let’s see… 2016 saw some big leaps in social media. Facebook launched 360-degree video and photography; Google introduced Allo and Duo; augmented …

Digital Marketing

7 Tools for Effective Agile Development

Agile Development in the world of IT is a process designed to make app development easy with predictable results.<p>Agile software development is a …

Project Management

7 Most Important Mindsets That Will Set You Up For Long-Term Success

This curated column is authored by Thomas Oppong, Founding Editor at Alltopstartups<p>Your life is your creation. You have most things you need to shape …

Self-improvement

A Thousand First Steps - The Only Way for Getting Started With Anything

A very common idea which is hardly related to design, but it helps me so often with what I do that it’s worth writing about it again.<p>I am very lazy. …

Productivity

How Geocoding and Geo-Fencing Improve Facilitation of Last-Mile Delivery

India is a vast country that holds a landmass of close to 3.29 million square kilometres within its boundaries. Breaking this down further, the …

Logistics

Why the Future Belongs to Officeless Offices

Time is money. First heard some 450 years ago, this proverb couldn’t be truer today. Yet, not enough has been done to stem lost opportunities. People …

The Workplace

Home Security with IoT, Will it Work?

Internet of Things is becoming a trend in many of the big cities and creating lots of revolutionary effects! The internet is providing us an …

Internet of Things

How J.K. Rowling Turned Failure Into Massive Success (and You Can Too)

This curated post is authored by Elle Kaplan, Founder & CEO, LEXion Capital<p><b>J.K. Rowling went from being on welfare to a household name — see her tips</b> …

Success