About.me raises $11 million in its second round of funding

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About.me, that lets you create your own homepage, raised $11 million in its second round. Previously, this company had received a funding of $5.7 million. Founded in 2010 and having a user base of 4.5 million, this startup was acquired by AOL in 2010. In 2013 About.me bought itself back from AOL.

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Viber celebrates 100 million concurrent registered users

Viber hits 100 Million Mark

Viber, a VoIP and messaging app now boasts of over 100 million registered concurrent users. The app that was recently acquired by Japanese Internet company Rakuten for $900 million always released the number of registered users. We never heard anything about ‘active daily or monthly users’ from Viber’s desk. Continue reading

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New features like NFC, wireless charging and big screen in iPhone 6

iPhone6-coming-soon

Apple’s iPhone 6 is brewing news before its launch scheduled this fall. News has it that iPhone 6 will have NFC (near field communication), an improved 4G antenna, coupled with wireless charging feature and a pretty huge screen. It doesn’t come as a surprise as Apple is trying to make a statement in the world of payment. Continue reading

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aCommerce, a logistic company ropes in the largest funding in Southeast Asia till date

aCommerce, a logistic company ropes in the largest funding in Southeast Asia till date

aCommerce, an e-commerce company recently raised a series A funding of $10.7 million, the largest amount in Southeast Asia till date. The funding was organized by Ardent Capital, the founding investor, followed by Inspire Ventures based out in Bangkok. Continue reading

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Slingshot, a competitor to Snapchat was rolled out by Facebook accidentally

Facebook releases Slingshot app, an oops moment

Facebook is busy developing Snapchat’s new competitor, Slingshot. On Monday, the tech world got a hint of what’s coming when Facebook ‘accidentally’ published the early version of the software in the iOS app store. This app, which is separate from its own messenger app, is said to resemble Snapchat in its features. Continue reading

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#Hashtags are the new power house of action on #socialmedia

Hashtags putting content into action

There was a time when we turned to hashtags only when we needed to search for some specific tweet. With time, hashtags evolved and began to become a part of daily nuances. It was not long when hashtags started showing up everywhere- T-shirts and book covers, normal conversation and signs. Continue reading

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Baltic Car is happy to announce its launch, as the first Baltic car-sharing website

Baltic Car Sharing launches

Baltic Car is happy to announce its launch, as the first Baltic car-sharing website. Inspired by the other European car-sharing websites, Baltic Car now enables users in Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia to find a driver or passenger to share a ride in the Baltic region. Continue reading

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5 Mail Features to Help Alleviate Your Business’ Outlook Enslavement/Dependency

Mail Features to Alleviate your business

Outlook is one of the most widely used email clients in the business world. The integration with the Microsoft Office suite means that this mail client has been entrenched in the business environment Continue reading

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Make your video campaigns go viral the surefire way with Bravo

GetBravo video campaigns

There was a time when enthralling people to go through newspaper advertisements was the best way to let the word out. With time, advertising underwent revolution, and we discovered better ways to engage customers. Continue reading

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Automattic raises a $160 million fund to keep innovation running

Automattic raises money

Only a year ago Matt Mullenweg, founder of Automattic opined “Automattic is healthy, generating cash, and already growing as fast as it can so there’s no need for the company to raise money directly — we’re not capital constrained”. However, once he sat on the CEO chair in January, he realized his opinions needed some modification. Continue reading

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