The Uber SOS alert contains critical trip information including exact vehicle location (tracked via GPS). This information is projected on a dedicated screen in the control room of local law enforcement which has been set up by Uber’s safety experts.
Through the app, users will be able to receive notifications about transactions and also pay bills from their wrists. Further, the app displays a user’s available balance and last five transactions. Robosoft’s solution will help banks to build Apple Watch apps in as little as two weeks, as its system integrates very easily into a bank’s back end. The ICICI Bank app also provides users with turn-by-turn navigation to guide them to nearby ATMs.
The Blume funded startups will use the synergry to strengthen Explara’s entertainment vertical. IndianStage.in customers will be steadily transitioned to Explara’s solutions platform. Founders of IndianStage.in, Baskar Ethirajan and Sajesh Nair will join Explara.
Post Ola acquisition, taxi aggregator TaxiForSure is looking to grow its business independently from 2mn users to 20mn users in one year. We met up with Arvind Singhal, CEO of TaxiForSure, to get the low-down on what the company’s plans are and where is it headed.
uyingIQ.com, primarily a price comparison portal, took a more comprehensive analytical approach by bringing in data-driven buying recommendations. Since its inception, BuyingIQ has grown its user base multi-fold and at present, claims to serve over 1.2 Million users every month via its website and android app.
The funds raised will be utilized for company expansion, product innovation. Also, ReGlobe is planning to expand its services to 30 cities in the near future.
Together, PropTiger.com and Makaan.com will provide home buyers with a powerful online real estate platform to guide them through the early stages of home search and identification and all the way until they have the keys to their dream home
Quikr is all set for its launch of new service business QuikrServices. With the launch of QuikrServices the company plans to expand its business in the service category. The company has announced P.D. Sundar as head of the QuikrServices. He was the former Head of Internet Channels at CitiBank and has also headed the Digital business at The Hindu.
Ola which has entered food delivery space with the launch of Ola Cafe wil soon enter the grocery space. The company is hiring Delivery Executives to deliver groceries in assigned Territory.
Anand and Venky co-founded Junglee Corp in 1996, and pioneered internet comparison shopping. Technology will be a key driver in Urban Ladder’s growth. The company is working on several tech innovations to solve complex furniture e-commerce problems.
The Sunday delivery service will be available without any additional charges and the customers can receive the deliveries as on a regular day. While placing the order, customers can select an address marked as “Home” and see Sunday delivery promises during checkout.
The site now features a Buy Through Quikr option, that provides payment collection, doorstep delivery and cashback assurance to buyers. The feature is currently available only on cash payments, but we believe wallet integration is on its way.
TRAI released a list of nearly a million email IDs from which it received responses for Net Neutrality. Anonymous claimed responsibility of the attack, claiming it did so through a DDoS attack and was close to hacking the site. The public has taken to twitter to protest how TRAI could slip up and make such a large number of email IDs public, and open to attack from spammers and other offenders.
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