Startups and Tech

First on the road: Deliveries for the Ather 450 begin in Chennai

The week will see nearly 100 scooters being delivered to Chennai customers, along with the new compact home charger, Ather Dot.

Xiaomi forays into gaming monitors, launches Mi Surface Display and Mi Display

The Mi Surface Display sports a 34-inch curved screen and a screen resolution of 3440x1440 pixels.

Asus ROG Phone II review: Powerful internal for true gaming and lightning fast

The phone packs in a hefty 6,000mAh battery which isn't present in either Samsung's Galaxy Note 10+, OnePlus 7T Pro or any other flagship device.

Vivo, Oppo and Realme to stop online-only launches from January 2020

This comes after offline retailers protesting against online exclusive smartphone models as it has been severely hurting the offline smartphone retail businesses.

Need women in leadership roles in STEM: Australia DFAT Chief Scientist Dr Sarah Pearson

Dr Sarah says that they have put together a plan for the next 10 years to get more women into STEM.

Will take action against Amazon, Flipkart if found violating e-comm norms: Piyush Goyal

He also said that e-commerce companies have no right to harm small retailers through deep discounting and predatory pricing.

Microsoft’s venture fund M12 launches $6 mn competition for women-led B2B startups

In its second year, the "Female Founders Competition" will help accelerate funding for women entrepreneurs developing software-as-a-service (SaaS) and deep tech solutions.

CARS24 raises $100 million in Series D funding from KCK, Sequoia and others

The funds now raised will be used in expanding the consumer lending business, apart from the natural geographical expansion planned.

Several HomeShop18 vendors face ruin, as Rs 200 cr dues remain unpaid for months

Most vendors have had to sell their factories and shut down businesses as they haven’t been able to pay their suppliers.

MyGate raises $56 million in Series B round led by Tencent Holdings and Tiger Global

MyGate plans to use these funds to further build innovative solutions and to increase efficiency of stakeholders such as security personnel, local service providers and eCommerce companies.