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At a time when Indian telecom companies are sweating it out to purchase expensive spectrum bands in India, and betting thousands of crores of rupees to clinch maximum frequencies for maximum profits, battle line is being drawn against the concept of free…
At a time when Indian telecom companies are sweating it out to purchase expensive spectrum bands in India, and betting thousands of crores of rupees to clinch maximum frequencies for maximum profits, battle line is being drawn against the concept of free Internet propagated by Facebook. In the recently concluded Mobile World Congress 2015 in ...
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India has seen a significant growth in purchases made through mobile phones each year. The growing number of mobile phone applications has boosted this growth. MasterCard Online Shopping Survey 2014, which covers 14 countries across Asia Pacific released…
MasterCard Online Shopping Survey 2014 affirms that purchases made through mobile phones in India have grown by more than 100 percent over the past two years indicating a steep upward trend in e-commerce propelled by expediency.
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This is great news for upcoming startups in India – Microsoft Ventures, who already have been running their traditional accelerator program for past 2 years, have announced launch of Accelerator Plus and Scale UP programmes for startups in India. Both…
This is great news for upcoming startups in India – Microsoft Ventures, who already have been running their traditional accelerator program for past 2 years, have announced launch of Accelerator Plus and Scale UP programmes for startups in India.
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Among various other announcements made during the Union Budget 2015-16, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley made a very crucial decision of increasing service tax from 12.36% to 14%. Additionally, a 2% Swatch Bharat cess will also be implemented across…
Among various other announcements made during the Union Budget 2015-16, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley made a very crucial decision of increasing service tax from 12.36% to 14%. Check out how it impacts you!
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Good news for those Indians who are into web science research for some time. India’s first ever Web Observatory was launched recently at International Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore (IIIT-B). Similar type of web observatories are already…
Good news for those Indians who are into web science research for some time. India’s first ever Web Observatory was launched recently at International Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore (IIIT-B).
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Before the start of ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 things were not all rosy for the defending champions: India. They were defeated by Australians and England in a tri-series in Australia and the mood back home wasn’t exactly upbeat. Their first World Cup…
Before the start of ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 things were not all rosy for the defending champions: India. They were defeated by Australians and England in a tri-series in Australia and the mood back home wasn’t exactly upbeat. Their first World Cup match was against Pakistan, and the pressure was huge. However, despite the ...
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#IndiasDaughter was the worldwide trending Hashtag today, and not without a reason. The controversial BBC documentary called “India’s Daughter” in regards to infamous 2012 Delhi gang-rape case went live on Youtube today. However, Indian Government, namely…
The controversial BBC documentary called “India’s Daughter” in regards to infamous 2012 Delhi gang-rape case went live on Youtube and it was swiftly brought down by Indian Government
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Hailed as India’s biggest and fiercest Telecom battle, auction for telecom spectrum for both 2G and 3G airwaves have started as on March 4th, 2015. Against the reserve price of Rs 49,000 crore, Government has already received commitment of Rs 60,000 crore…
Hailed as India’s biggest and fiercest Telecom battle, auction for telecom spectrum for both 2G and 3G airwaves have started as on March 4th, 2015. Against the reserve price of Rs 49,000 crore, Government has already received commitment of Rs 60,000 crore from the qualified telecom companies who are part of this auction.
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Reserve Bank of India has decided to reintroduce Rupee One currency note after a gap of 20 years. The last Re 1 currency note was printed in 1994, but after that, they were replaced by coins and owning to higher costs of maintenance and replacement, the…
Reserve Bank of India has decided to reintroduce Rupee One currency note after a gap of 20 years. The last Re 1 currency note was printed in 1994, but after that, they were replaced by coins and owning to higher costs of maintenance and replacement, the printing was stopped
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A good new move from Jet Airways in the form of #JetInstant has taken off on March 3 on Twitter. Being one among India’s largest flying companies, it has taken to twitter for the benefit of the flyers. The airline has announced a new #JetInstant service,…
Jet Airways has announced a new #JetInstant service, through which passengers can get flight status, and also know the lowest airfares by just tweeting. A hashtag tweet, which gets quick responses from Jet’s twitter team, allows the customer to even book the flight at a click.
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For the first time ever the world has seen over a Billion smartphones sold in a calendar year. According to latest Gartner report, close to 1.25 billion smartphones went off the shelves in 2014 on back of record fourth quarter. Smartphone sales witnessed…
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MobiKwik, one of India’s leading mobile wallet with over 15 million users has forged a partnership with leading retail chain of coffee outlets, Café Coffee Day (CCD). MobiKwik is the second mobile wallet to have partnered with CCD, first one being Oxigen…
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Entrepreneur, CEO, Blogger, Thinker, Jack of many trades!
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  • My Open Campus
    Co-Founder & CTO, present
  • http://trak.in
    Founder & Chief Editor, present
  • http://thegadgetfan.com
    Co-Founder, present
  • Hover.in
    Co-Founder, 2011
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Enterpreneur, Blogger, Netizen
Introduction
Arun has over 15 years of Techno-Commercial experience in IT Industry spanning US, Europe & India. After working for over 12 years across geographies, he came back to India to enter the world of  Entrepreneurship. He also is the chief editor at popular BizTech blog - http://trak.in. He currently lives in Pune, India and is working on his killer startup!
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Pune - Pune, India - CT, USA, - Leeds, UK - Mumbai, India - CA, USA