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Flipkart: India’s First Billion-Dollar Internet Startup

Flipkart: India’s First Billion-Dollar Internet Startup

Ecommerce industry in India is picking up lot of steam after a false start about a decade ago. Companies like Flipkart, Letsbuy and even Social group buying companies like Snapdeal and Mydala has been gaining lot of momentum. A report by the Internet and Mobile Association of India has revealed that India’a E-commerce market is growing at an average rate of 70 percent annually and has grown over [...]
Social Media companies valuations, Is this bubble?[Infographic]

Social Media companies valuations, Is this bubble?[Infographic]

With the latest IPO from LinkedIn and Zynga ready to file an IPO, the valuation of Social networking companies is skyrocketing. Tech startups have allways been valued higher and quicker then the traditional B&M industry. With the LinkedIn valuation fluctuating at around $8 billion to $10 billion, valuation of other companies in the socialmedia industry has also rose and companies like Twitter [...]
Publish your blog as a book for free

Publish your blog as a book for free

There is no doubt that one of the most efficient sources of information today is the web with millions of blog giving you very detailed information about anything and everything. If you like to preserve all this information into your library as hard copy, Now You can now convert your blog (rather any blog’s posts) to pdf and download them as ebook for free or buy a printed copy of the same PDF. Recently [...]
Buy stuff and pay with your tweets

Buy stuff and pay with your tweets

Social currency – the value locked away in your social network, is an often mentioned principle in online marketing. You build social currency by providing useful stuff to a growing network of fans and they reward the value of that stuff by sharing it with others, building their own social currency in the process. Pay With A Tweet (PWAT) – the idea of German-American company, Innovative Thunder [...]
Facebook close on acquiring check-in service HotPotato [update - $10 million deal]

Facebook close on acquiring check-in service HotPotato [update - $10 million deal]

Update: Facebook to pay $10 million for the deal. Facebook, the largest social network is in final stages of negotiations to buy Hot Potato, the social activity service. Terms of the deal are likely still be negotiated, but it’s believed that this would largely be a talent acquisition for Facebook. Yes, another one. If the deal is completed, it would be the seventh known company that Facebook has [...]
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