Co-living startup Settl raises Rs 10Cr

Co-living operator Settl has raised Rs 10 crore in a pre-Series A funding round as it now aims to expand its business operations. According to the startup, The round saw participation from Gruhas and We Founder Circle, along with other notable investors like Anthill Ventures, Gurugram-based Inflection Point Ventures, Ah! Ventures, Nila Spaces Limited, Soonicorn … Read more

Spring Marketing Capital invests in jewellery start-up GIVA

Spring Marketing Capital, a marketing consultancy firm, has announced to invest in jewellery start-up GIVA. “I am glad to say we managed to bring Ishen around and happy to announce that Spring Marketing Capital is now an investor in GIVA”, Raja Ganapathy, CEO, Spring Marketing Capital, wrote in the post. Ganapathy appreciated Ishendra Agarwal, founder, GIVA and … Read more

Waaree Energies, India’s Largest Solar Manufacturer to Build 3GW Solar Facility in Texas, Inks Multi-Year Offtake Deal

Waaree Energies, India’s largest solar PV module manufacturer and major supplier to the U.S., announced today it will establish its first U.S. manufacturing facility in the Houston areas. The facility, located in the town of Brookshire, will have the initial capacity to manufacture 3 gigawatts (GW) of solar modules annually by the end of 2024. … Read more

Google.org Awards $4M Grant to CyberPeace Foundation to Help Millions Fight Misinformation in India

To help empower Indian internet users with skills to make them resilient to misinformation, and embrace responsible online behavior, Google.org, Google’s philanthropic arm, has announced it is providing a new grant of US$ 4 million (approx INR 32 crores) to support a nationwide awareness and capability building initiative by the India- headquartered Cybersecurity advocacy global … Read more

Insurtech Startup Onsurity Secures $24 Mn in Funding

Onsurity, a trailblazing provider of monthly subscription-based employee healthcare benefits geared towards SMEs in India, has successfully secured $24 million in Series B funding. This substantial investment round is spearheaded by the International Finance Corporation (IFC), the world’s largest global development institution. Notably, existing investors, Nexus Venture Partners, and Quona Capital, have also enthusiastically participated … Read more

Truecaller Acquires TrustCheckr, A Fraud Detection Service

Truecaller, the leading global communications platform, has acquired the Bengaluru-based company Unoideo Technologies Pvt Ltd. The company provides the service TrustCheckr, which, through a SaaS platform, helps businesses verify customer information and detects risk of fraud based on phone numbers and digital signals. TrustCheckr’s current offering has attracted interest from different industries with the most … Read more

Konect.ai Secures $5.5M Seed Investment from Silverton Partners

Konect.ai, a pioneering SaaS company at the forefront of conversational AI technology for the automotive retail industry, is thrilled to announce a $5.5 million seed investment from Silverton Partners, a prominent venture capital firm based in Austin, Texas. This investment will fuel Konect.ai’s mission to transform the way auto dealerships and auto tech companies engage with their customers … Read more

Stoke Space Announces $100 Million in New Investment

Stoke Space, the rocket company building the world’s most efficient fully and rapidly reusable rocket, announced today $100 million in new Series B investment to drive continued growth and innovation. This investment more than doubles the company’s total funding, which now sits at $175 million. The company also announced the official name of its first rocket: Nova. The funding round was … Read more

CARS24 Expands R&D Footprint in Karnataka with Second Center, Appoints New Senior Engineering Director

Continuing with its mission to elevate the used car market across boundries, CARS24, a leading Autotech company has today inaugurated its second Research and Development Centre (R&D) in Bengaluru, Karnataka to advance innovation, growth and building an excellent ecosystem. To lead the charge in technological advancements and fuel our growth, CARS24 is also investing in … Read more

Sunstone and KPMG Partner to Bridge Industrial Divide by Upskilling Students

With new challenges facing various sectors and the dynamic nature of Industry 4.0, Sunstone has announced KPMG in India as its knowledge partner, to provide quality education and upskilling opportunities to students. This collaboration will enable students with best-in-class certifications and industry-aligned skills. The courses are relevant to tech and management Sunstone’s students across UG … Read more

TECNO’s CAMON 20 Premier 5G Shines with Android 14

TECNO, a global premium smartphone brand, announced the highly-awaited Android 14 release for the CAMON 20 Premier 5G today, supported by TECNO’s own HiOS 13.6. This significant update brings a suite of exciting features designed to elevate the user experience to unprecedented levels, making TECNO among the first brands to offer Android 14. HiOS 13.6 Key optimizations: … Read more

Softcell Technologies Global makes strategic investment in Pune based Autoflow Technologies

Softcell Technologies Global Pvt. Ltd. (Softcell) has made a strategic investment in AutoFlow Technologies Pvt. Ltd. (AutoFlowTech), a new-age IT services and technology solutions company specialising in digital business acceleration through open, scalable and modular solutions. AutoFlowTech addresses its customer needs by leveraging analytics, automation, cloud and digital transformation. Sunil Dalal, Managing Director of Softcell, stated, “This investment is … Read more

Mphasis Forms Strategic Technology Partnership with CoreStack

Mphasis, an Information Technology (IT) solutions provider specializing in cloud and cognitive services, today announces a partnership with CoreStack, a global multi-cloud governance provider. The alliance aims to deliver unparalleled financial management and observability to customers, driving operational efficiency and actionable insights. CoreStack will play a vital role in Mphasis’ Cloud Business Solutions (CBS) and Agile IT Operations portfolio. … Read more

Cult.sport launches the Ace X Smartwatch

Cult.sport, India’s leading provider of Sports and fitness apparel, equipment, and supplement, announced the launch of its new versatile smartwatch, the Ace X series, set to revolutionize your daily life and active journey. Combining classic sophistication with state-of-the-art fitness tracking technology, the Ace X Series offers a unique selection of strap options, including Silicone, leather, … Read more

Uber’s push for innovation in sustainable mobility, rolls out ‘Uber Sustainovate’ Startup challenge

Uber today announced ‘Uber Sustainovate’, a Startup Challenge looking for innovative solutions to fast track the adoption of sustainable mobility in India. The competition, in partnership with Startup India and nasscom AI, is designed to award startups that produce the best workable ideas that would help accelerate the transition to sustainable mobility in the country. … Read more