Weekly Recap: Engineering Flipkart; This Founder Made $99 from $82.5mn Exit & More

For all those who missed out on the action, here is a curated list of all the stuff that we covered last week.

Last week we wrote a fair bit about acquisitions and funding activity in the Indian startup ecosystem. We also published some commentary & analysis. For all those who missed out on the action, here is a curated list of all the stuff that we covered last week.

Weekly Summary
Weekly Summary (image credit: shutterstock)

Scaling A Small Business : The Why, and How Many vs How Valuable Questions

Amod Malviya: Engineering the Flipkart Story [NextBigWhat Profile]

Why Flipkart and Myntra Should Explore Synergies

This Founder Made $99 from $82.5mn Exit; The Lesson?

Pi of Life : Of Spouses, Co-founders and Other Such

Zoho Does Guerrilla Marketing Freeride at Salesforce’ DreamForce Conference

MobileLife : My To-Do List App Battles On The Phone

——— Channel : Indian Startups / Resources

Review Monk Wants to Be The Rotten Tomatoes for Indian Movies

Startup Insurance Explained [Whiteboard Friday]

Managing Publicity Disasters: 7 Useful Examples from Indian Startups

When the Going Goes Tough, the Tough Get Going, Literally [ApartmentADDA’s Journey]

Cyber Security Startup Lucideus Wants To Help You Hackproof Your Company

———- Channel : India Online

CCAvenue Launches BIN Based Promotion Tool for Merchants To Tap Bank Account Holders

PayUPaisa Launches Release on Delivery to Fix Broken E-Commerce Payments

Cyber Attack on Indian Websites Intensifies: Report

IRCTC eWallet Is Here; Buying Train Tickets Online Gets Faster

2.5 Lakh Villages to Get Wi-Fi Hotspots in India; Karnataka Wants Every Family to Be Internet Literate

——— Channel : APPS/ Stuff

Plash Reading App Is Like The Flipboard With A Local Twist

Scorching Smartphone Growth in India Puts Feature Phones on Notice

The BlackBerry 9720 Review: Affordable; Low on Specs But Light & Handy

Now Buy Google Nexus 5 From Play Store in India (Priced at INR 28999)

Looking for Saravana Bhavan in Sweden? Try Search Indie

MobStac Launches HTML5stac for Developers

HCL Infosystems to Shut PC Manufacturing Business

—–Channel: Indian Startup Funding

Girnar Software Which Owns Cardekho & Other Portals to Raise $15 mn Funding From Sequoia

Online Fashion Brand FabAlley Raises Funding From Indian Angel Network

Crowd funding platform Ketto Raises Angel funding from ah! Ventures & Calcutta Angels

Online Furniture Store Urban Ladder Raises $5 Million Series A Funding

PE Firms Forum Synergies and Axon Capital Pick up Minority Stake in Justeat

Content Services Company Trivone Acquires Godot Media

Payments Company Boku Acquires Carrier Billing Startup Qubecell for A Second Pass at India

Azim Premji’s PremjiInvest to Pick Up Stake in Myntra: Report

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