Tag: Bengaluru

Times of India’s TLabs, Facebook partner to boost mobile startup ecosystem

India: Facebook and startup accelerator TLabs have entered into a partnership to support the mobile startup ecosystem in the country.

Microsoft Accelerator announces 10th batch of 14 B2B startups dominated by AI & IoT

India: Announcing its 10th cohort of startups, Microsoft Accelerator that focuses on growth-stage startups continued its narrative to undertake and accelerate B2B startups for its four-month long accelerator programme.

Nasscom ties up with Revvx for IoT startup accelerator

India: Nasscom has tied up with Bangalore-based hardware accelerator Revvx to launch an accelerator that will focus on startups in areas such as IoT, smart gadgets and artificial intelligence.

Cisco LaunchPad Invites Applications From Tech Startups For Second Cohort

India: Startup accelerator, Cisco LaunchPad has invited India-based tech startups focussed on B2B/B2B2C segments to apply for its second cohort.

Nudge Foundation launches incubator for non-profit start-ups

India: Nudge Foundation has launched an incubator called N Core for non-profit start-ups working to solve poverty-related problems.

Qualcomm expands its Design in India Program – invests $ 8.5 million

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.

NetApp launches accelerator program for startups in data storage space

India: The burgeoning startup scene of India has received another leg-up from one of the most well-known names in the data storage space – NetApp.

Infosys invests in Indian drone startup ideaForge

India: Infosys – India’s largest IT company, said it invested an undisclosed amount in Indian drone startup ideaForge, as the IT company looks to tap its solutions for industrial uses.

Microsoft Accelerator partners with Wipro to work with startups

India: Microsoft Accelerator has partnered with Wipro to provide startups with go-to-market opportunities and integrate their solutions with select Wipro solutions.

Infosys Innovation Fund Invests $4.6 Mn In Stellaris Venture Partners

India: IT services company Infosys has announced to invest $4.6 Mn (INR 31.6 Cr) in Bengaluru based early-stage venture capital firm Stellaris Venture Partners. This investment is towards the first close of Stellaris’ fund and is in the form of Limited Partner (LP) interest, being routed through its Innovation Fund.

Target’s accelerator program opens for the 5th batch

India: ‘If we don’t disrupt ourselves, someone else will’. This is the ideology behind the Target Accelerator Program – a four-month engagement program – where selected startups get to work with the business teams at Target to develop, scale, and test their products in a live retail environment.

Infosys invests undisclosed amount in US-based start-up TidalScale

India: Infosys Ltd has invested an undisclosed amount to pick up a stake in TidalScale, a California-based start-up founded by Infosys chief executive Vishal Sikka’s former SAP colleague Ike Nassi.