Startup-Buzz Weekly Round-Up
Get updated with the posts published on Startup-buzz media last week. If you were offline for any reason, this is a great way to catch up with the entire buzz!
FUNDING – Checkout which startups raised funds.
Ratan Tata backs Delhi-based foodtech venture, IdeaChakki – IdeaChakki is a food tech startup based in New Delhi. Recently, this company raised an undisclosed amount of funding from the chairman emeritus of Tata Sons, Mr. Ratan Tata.
Leonardo Dicaprio Invests in Free Technology in Order to End Illegal Fishing – On Thursday, he unveiled a fresh and cost-free technology that would help users to pry on global illegal fishing practices.
Health Startup Doctor Insta Bags Fresh Funding From RoundGlass – Gurgaon-based health tech startup, Doctor Insta, has received fresh round of funding from US-based VC firm RoundGlass Partners. Although founder Amit Munjal has not revealed the amount, reports suggest that it is well above $1 million.
STARTUP EVENTS- Glance at the Fundraising Opportunities.
Start-up Fundraising Pitch event comes to Bangalore! This event will provide an opportunity for Indian startups to not just raise funds, but also achieve an important feat of gaining global recognition, and exploring business opportunities outside Indian markets.
Tomorrow’s India Global Summit will assist upcoming Startups in Funding – The Global Social India Foundation (GISF) has stated that it will host a special event for start-ups during the Tomorrow’s India Global Summit to be held on September 25-29 in Seoul, Republic of Korea.
ACQUISITIONS – Checkout all startup acquisition and mergers news.
“Make it Social” enters into deals with Paylogic, Ticketmaster Sport and Kia Oval – Make it Social, a social booking technology enabler, has just cornered sores of deals as it enters its next phase of growth. In Q3 of 2016,it has signed deals with Paylogic, Ticketmaster, Sport UK,Bus2Alps,TrekkSoft and Surrey County Cricket Club.
Jio Welcome Offer for LeEco users: unlimited voice and data For FREE! Very Recently LeEco has partnered with Reliance Jio; both the companies are on complete swing to boost their revenue by offering lieu of deals to the end users.
INNOVATION – Startup news on most innovative product or service.
A Device That Makes Cooking Fire Useful To Your Phone Battery – University of Washington-based startup, JikoPower has developed a device that enables you to charge your mobile phones with the help of your cooking fire.
Parrot Disco: A Unique Drone for Immersive Flight experience – A high-tech French company; Parrot has developed easy-to-fly, fixed-wing drone designed for a fully immersive, flight experience. Parrot Disco offers everyone the possibility of an immersive flight without having technical knowledge.
New Wearable thermoelectric generators to create electricity – North Carolina State University’s scientists have created a lightweight, wearable thermoelectric generator which will convert body heat into electricity. Yes you heard absolutely correct, indeed innovation knows no boundaries.
MISCELLANEOUS– Checkout the latest startup buzz.
India to Help Elon Musk’s Hyperloop Project by Providing Land for Test Run – Elon Musk, the brain behind Tesla is struggling to obtain land rights for testing his bold project Hyperloop in United States. India will help this project in its trials.
Paytm introduces Aadhaar-based eKYC for its upcoming payment bank – Ecommerce platform; Paytm has recently launched an electronic, Aadhaar-based client-authentication system; eKYC; (E-Know Your Customer) in a move to become paperless and digital.
Connect CHARLIE; the handiest charger is now available on Amazon Launchpad – Connect CHARLIE the ultimate compact sized 12-in-1 adapter that safely charges all your electronics with 3 plugs and 9 USB ports.
Tesla to upgrade its Version 8 Autopilot, touted to be safer than previous version – After the fatal crash incident that occurred in May this year, Tesla Motors is giving major update for its Version 8 Software within next two weeks.
Startup-Buzz Blogs – Collective set of articles filled with information
Drone technology startups of India which got success – It seems the technology has unlimited potential. A few Indian startups have started manufacturing drones for both security and commercial purposes. Here are some of the drone tech startups in India which are taking flight.
Connect with Your Pet with This Gadget Guide – If you love your pets and want to take care of them to the fullest extent, you can now invest in some tech gadgets specially designed for pets! Surprised? Yes, there is a whole range of gears available for your furry friends now. Here is a list six coolest gadgets to keep your pets safe and healthy.
Startup-buzz updates from the previous week have come to an end. Now it’s Time to say Goodbye. See you with another weekly roundup, the following week. Till then, have a great week.