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Flipkart"s Myntra acquires Bengaluru-based wearable startup Witworks

Myntra's Innovation Labs is already working on products such as smart shoes that help a wearer track several parameters.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 16th, 2018

Silicon Valley tech firm acquires e-Builder

Plantation-based construction technology startup e-Builder has been acquired. Founded in 1995 by brothers Jon and Ron Antevy, e-Builder has amassed revenues above $50 million a year through sales of a cloud-based construction management software aime.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 2nd, 2018

Chicago startup rebranded after users kept mistaking it for a dating app

When Stridekick, a Chicago-based fitness-tracking startup, originally launched in 2014, it was known as MatchUp.  At the time, the company made an app that standardized data from a variety of wearable activity trackers, like Fitbits or Apple Watc.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 23rd, 2018

Prestige Group acquires CapitaLand’s stake in SPVs for ₹342 crore

Prestige Group, Bengaluru-based real estate developer and mall owners, through its subsidiary has concluded acquisition of CapitaLand’s stake in various special purpose vehicles (SPVs) for a considera........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJan 1st, 2018

SA tech investment firm acquires Silicon Valley startup

Scaleworks Associates, a San Antonio-based technology startup investment firm, recently added another startup to its portfolio. The firm acquired San Francisco-area tech startup Keen.io, which sells custom data analytics software to developers. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 26th, 2017

Procter & Gamble acquires San Francisco deodorant startup that specializes in online sales for $100 million

Procter & Gamble has acquired Native, a San Francisco-based startup that specializes in direct-to-consumer personal care products that are devoid of what some consider harmful chemicals. Financial terms of the deal weren’t disclosed, but P&G re.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 20th, 2017

Airbnb acquires two companies as it aims to attract all travelers, including those with disabilities

San Francisco-based short-term rental site Airbnb has acquired two companies as part of a strategic push to appeal to more travelers, including buying a British startup designed to find accommodations for travelers with disabilities. Airbnb said .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 17th, 2017

AXISCADES acquires Mistral for Rs 175 crore

AXISCADES, the product engineering services firm backed by Rajeev Chandrasekhar's Jupiter Capital, has acquired Bengaluru-based defence product firms Mistral for Rs 175 crore as it looks to expand newer business opportunities i.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 6th, 2017

Amazon’s Souq acquires delivery startup (AMZN)

BI Intelligence This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "E-Commerce Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Souq, the Dubai-based e-commerce company acquired by Ama.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 7th, 2017

Western Digital (WDC) Acquires Cloud-Storage Startup Upthere

Western Digital's (WDC) acquisition of app-based cloud-storage startup, Upthere, will boost its footprint in the cloud-storage market. Western Digital Corporation WDC recently announced that it has com.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytAug 29th, 2017

Western Digital acquires startup UpThere for cloud storage

Western Digital Corp. announced Monday afternoon that it has acquired the assets of startup Upthere, an app-based cloud-storage offering meant to challenge services like Dropbox. Terms of the deal were not announced. Western Dig.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 28th, 2017

Hike Messenger acquires Bengaluru-based tech start-up Creo

Hike was launched in Dec 2012, acquired a user base of over 100 million as of January 2016.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 11th, 2017

Bengaluru-based startup directed to stop delivering diesel, "citing safety"

CEO has requested the Petroleum minister to pass an interim order for certain quantity of delivery.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJul 4th, 2017

Learning start-up Byju"s buys TutorVista, Edurite from Pearson

Byju's, the mobile learning startup, acquired TutorVista and Edurite, from global rival Pearson as it looks to expand its offerings to school students in the US and UK.The Bengaluru-based firm, backed by the Chang-Zuckerberg initiat.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJul 3rd, 2017

Byju"s buys TutorVista, Edurite from Pearson to expand its global market

Byju's, the mobile learning startup, acquired TutorVista and Edurite, from global rival Pearson as it looks to expand its offerings to school students in the US and UK.The Bengaluru-based firm, backed by the Chang-Zuckerberg initiat.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJul 3rd, 2017

A startup that uses artificial intelligence to discover new drugs just landed a $2 billion valuation

Benevolent AI UK-based biotech unicorn.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider12 hr. 59 min. ago

Seattle open data startup to be acquired by Tyler Technologies

Tyler Technologies has signed an agreement to acquire Seattle-based Socrata, an open data and DaaS startup. Socrata's leadership and substantially all its 150 employees will join Tyler. Socrata's offices in Seattle and Washington, D.C., will remain open.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals18 hr. 14 min. ago

More than a dozen investors join $133-million fund for Basis coin

Crypto currency startup Basis raised a whopping $133 million in funding. The news comes on the heels of an October report by Reuters that confirmed that the company had received funding from New York-based Digital Currency Group to pre-sell a d.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals18 hr. 44 min. ago

Coca-Cola inks partnership to market products in rideshare vehicles

Coca-Cola is hitting the road with a new partnership aimed at joining the world of car-commerce. The Coca-Cola Co. (NYSE: KO) struck a deal with Cargo Systems Inc., a New York-based commerce startup that launched in June 2017 that equips ride-hai.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals19 hr. 14 min. ago

Clayton firm acquires Lake St. Louis shopping center for $16.5 million

Midwest Retail Properties, a Clayton-based private equity real estate investment firm, has acquired a Lake St. Louis shopping center......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals19 hr. 14 min. ago

A Chicago startup called Cameo lets you buy personalized messages from celebrities to surprise your friends with

A Chicago-based startup is letting customers buy personalized messages from celebrities to share with friends for special occasions. The celebrity lineup is made up of 1,400 .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider21 hr. 14 min. ago