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Suman Chaudhary

An engineer by education and writer by profession, Suman keeps tab on startup ecosystem of India and leads the research team of IndiaWeb2 for covering funding deals, merger & acquisition and market reports.
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Salesforce, the Customer Success Platform and world's #1 CRM company, today unveiled findings from new research titled, Artificial Intelligence in Asia: Trust, Understanding and the Opportunity to Re-Skill. Commissioned across seven Asian markets including Singapore, India, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Thailand, Philippines and Indonesia, the study explores consumer trust and understanding...

In yet another Chinese investment in Indian startup, ShunWei Capital has led the $5 million series A financing round of Mumbai headquartered micro-lending platform Upwards Fintech Pvt. Ltd. Existing investors Mayfield and India Quotient also participated in this round. The funding from Beijing-based Vc firm comes...
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NITI Aayog, Intel, and Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) announced on 7th September that they are collaborating to set up a Model International Center for Transformative Artificial Intelligence (ICTAI) towards developing and deploying AI-led application-based research projects. This initiative is part of NITI Aayog’s ‘National Strategy for...

California, US-based customer service platform, Zendesk, Inc., today announced it has acquired FutureSimple Inc., the company behind Base CRM, which is known for building modern, easy-to-use sales force automation software designed to help salespeople do their jobs more effectively. Zendesk will invest in Base’s ongoing market growth and product...

India's leading insurtech brand Policybazaar.com has launched a new version of self-video cashless claims feature on its app for easy and faster claims processing & settlement, announced the company in a press release. Public Sector insurers - New India Assurance and United India Insurance, have been the first ones to...

Mumbai headquartered Lightbox Ventures, an early-stage consumer technology venture capital firm, has raised $178 million of the targeted $200 million for its flagship third venture fund "Lightbox Ventures Fund-III", according to an SEC filing. According to the filing, the third fund has so far raised capital...

Florida, US-based SensibleVision, a global developer of AI-based biometric identification technologies, today announced that its innovative artificial intelligence (AI) driven face-authentication solution is now available in India and can be used as part of Aadhaar and other security protocols. SensibleVision technology is fundamentally different than other biometric tools, with...

Ctrip.com International, Ltd., a China's online travel services provider having $20 billion worth of market capitlization, is reportedly about to invest around $100 million in Gurgaon headquartered online food delivery and restaurant search platform Zomato, as part of a upcoming financing round, which could go up to $400 million...

Mumbai-headquartered BabyChakra, a social discovery platform for young parents in India, has raised fresh funding of an undisclosed amount in its pre-Series-B round from several investors, including Mark Mobius, Equanimity Ventures Fund, Facebook director Anand Chandrasekaran and OYO’s Chief Strategy Officer Maninder Gulati. Other investors who participated in this round...
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In an exclusive survey conducted by IT learning platform TechGig, about 64% Indian IT professionals voted for NR Narayana Murthy as the game changer for desi technology sector. Also, Google’s Sundar Pichai topped the list of India-born technology leaders whom most Indians are proud of. He was followed by...