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Zomato Ready to Acquire Runnr

Zomato Ready to Acquire Runnr

Zomato, the online food delivery giant, has decided to purchase hyper domestic logistics business enterprise Runnr in an all-stock contract as the Gurgaon-based food delivery and discovery platform gets ready to start making deliveries on its own. The transaction priced Zomato for $800 Million while Runnr, which is the result of combination of TinyOwl and Roadrunnr, 2 of the most ...

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Israeli Startups Recruit Elsewhere Due To Shortage of IT Workers

Israeli Startups Recruit Elsewhere Due To Shortage of IT Workers

In Israel, when Alexey Chalimov established software development company Eastern Peak 4 years back, he was aware he might not find the coders and developers that he needed at home. He traveled to Ukraine and employed 120 individuals to design web platforms and mobile applications for smaller Israeli startups and global clients. “I operated for few years in the Israeli ...

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Lenovo rolls out Yoga 720 premium laptop in India

Lenovo, the well-known tech giant and parent company of Motorola, recently rolled out a new device. In order to expand its range of gaming laptop, the company recently launched Yoga 720. Let us have a look at the specs and decide whether the laptop will survive in the Indian market. The new Lenovo Yoga 720 laptop has 15.6-inch of full ...

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Having a talk with Stefan Ries

SAP India announced that it will be adding 1,000 more employees yearly. In the ear where jobs are being slashed every day, the company’s this decision has stunned everyone. Let us have a look as to what Stefan Ries, chief human resources officer of the company, has to say about this. What is the significance of SAP Labs India in ...

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Having a chat with CarDekho founders

When we had a chance to interview the founders of CarDekho, brothers Anurag and Amit Jain, they revealed the importance of innovation in startup business. Let us take a look at their interview. How come you started the business in Jaipur? I was forced to move to Jaipur in 2007 after a 7-year stint at a US-based software firm because ...

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New player making its entry in self-drive rental services named, Avis

On-demand transportation services have been segmented into various types of direct and indirect services. In India, car rental service market is flooded with loads of well-established players and some new players are all set to make their debut, on the grounds of head-to-head competition. There are some players who exist in the industry from a long time but are transforming ...

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Amazon, Dish chiefs talks about wireless partnership

Jeff Bezos, Head of Amazon.com Inc. and Charlie Ergen, Chief Executive of Dish Network Corp., have discussed a joint venture to make an entry in the wireless industry. This was reported by the Wall Street Journal, mentioning people having a deep knowledge of this matter. Amazon might assist bankroll a network that Dish is designing targeted on the “Internet of ...

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Alibaba launches Tmall Genie—the Amazon Echo-rival

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. of China this week rolled out an affordable voice assistant speaker, analogous to Echo of Amazon.com Inc. This launch is the company’s first assault into home devices that are based on artificial intelligence. The “Tmall Genie,” dubbed after Tmall, the e-commerce platform of the company, has a price tag of 499 Yuan ($73.42), which is considerably ...

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