Singapore/India: Post its successful conclusion in Bangalore, Oracle is now expanding the accelerator program to Bristol, Delhi–NCR, Mumbai, Paris, Sao Paulo, Singapore, and Tel Aviv.
India: Nudge Foundation has launched an incubator called N Core for non-profit start-ups working to solve poverty-related problems.
India: Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) today announced the top three winners of its first edition of the Qualcomm Design in India Challenge (QDIC), which was launched in December 2015, in association with NASSCOM.
India: The Mahindra Group on Thursday launched Carworkz, a car workshop aggregator. During beta-testing phase, the startup had signed up 1,000 workshops and 5,000 registered users.
India: YES Bank has announced to launch a business accelerator program-YES FINTECH (YFA) for fintech startups. The initiative has been taken in association with T-HUB and Anthill Ventures, with LetsTalkPayments (LTP).
India: American technology major Nvidia has launched the Nvidia Inception programme in India, in recognition of the country’s budding innovation ecosystem in Artificial Intelligence (AI).
India: Tata Motors is betting big on emerging mobility solutions and mulling setting up innovation centres globally to be “future ready” while having a more formal presence across the world, as it aims to be among the top three passenger vehicle makers in India by 2019.
India: Ray IoT, a developer of non-contact baby monitoring technology solutions, has received support from American multinational Johnson & Johnson (J&J) and HAX, a hardware accelerator, as part of the Joint Consumer Health Device Accelerator Program.
India: Myntra, the country’s largest fashion ecommerce company, is reviving an incubation programme aimed at providing 10 small brands with technical, design and financial support, targeting about $500 million worth of business from them in the next five years.