[Infograph] m-Commerce in India

India has now become the second largest country in term of the internet users. In the population of 1.3 billion, there are 450 million Internet users out of which 340 million are Mobile Internet users. According to statistics,2 out of 5 Indians use mobile internet. The convenience in doing online shopping through mobile phones is…

MiStay: A Travel-Tech Company Revolutionizing Micro Stay In India

Have you ever wondered? You needed a hotel in a travelling destination for micro stay but you end up paying for a full day. Why pay for entire day, if you use the hotel only for few hours? Often we come across such situations. MiStay – an online portal claims to solve this problem. MiStay…

BASH, An Artificial Intelligence driven BOT that Simplifies the Non-core HR Activities

According to the American Psychological Association (2006), “even brief mental blocks created by shifting between tasks can cost as much as 40% of someone’s productive time.” Bots by piggybacking on the rise on messaging have a great potential to bring this number down. Considering  such  opportunity in HR, BASH introduces an Artificial Intelligence driven Human Resource…

Million Sparks Foundation raises $ 1.2 million funds from Google.org

Million Sparks Foundation is one of nine nonprofits focused on closing learning gaps that received support from google.org New Delhi based, Million Sparks Foundation (MSF) a mobile-centric not-for-profit focused on teacher capacity building, seed funded by Central Square Foundation, has raised $1.2 million from Google.org. MSF has developed ChalkLit – a mobile centred platform focused on…

World’s First Facebook Live Pitch by Salt Brand Solutions

Salt Brand Solutions responded to Nearbuy’s call for a creative pitch by presenting also on Facebook Live in the process making it the world’s first Facebook Live Pitch. The reason Salt chose to do so was because it believes the current processes are rational and flawed. Commenting on this, Mahesh Chauhan, founder, Salt Brand Solutions, says, “It’s…

Helping Social Entrepreneurs to Succeed : SEE-2 to be held on 4th March in Bengaluru, an AA IIT Kanpur Initiative

The second edition of Social Entrepreneurs and Enterprises (SEE), which focuses on Education & Healthcare, will be held on 4th March, 2017. The event is an initiative of AA IIT Kanpur, organized along with AA IIT Kharagpur and is supported by PAN IIT, AA IIM Ahmedabad, PAN IIM and Alumni Center Bangalore. SEE aims to create the awareness on the impact of Social Entrepreneurship. SEE connects emerging Social Enterprises to the Investors…