Irrational exuberance, entrepreneurs, and VCs without vision, a disingenuous and incompetent government, and an inability to come up with a new business model that caters to the bulk of Indians has caused the sector to severely stagnate.
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Forus Healthcare's '3nethra' device can revolutionize ophthalmology in the developing world, more proof that venture capitalists in India don't have to be frightened of tech products.
Rote learning and abysmal teaching has led to an absence of critical thinking amongst Indian students, especially engineers. Now, a bunch of startups aims to change that
Comparing the user base of both ZipDial and Twitter in India gives a good indication of why Twitter was drawn to the company.
Why the Chinese have transformed India's Hike messenger into a unicorn and what WhatsApp can learn from it
If messaging apps go the way of China in India, Hike could become a contender.
Introduced by the Brits, we embraced it as our own and now you can too within a little more than week of being plucked, thanks to this e-commerce service
Microsoft Ventures announced its winners, while India's longest-running stand-alone accelerator has shut shop in what could be a harbinger of things to come.
Vishal Gondal made a packet for himself and started a revolution with his company Indiagames. Now, he wants to repeat that feat with a wearable fitness product.
Its point-of-sale device could be an important catalyst for e-commerce in India, but a host of competitors are already nipping at its heels.
An interview with well-known entrepreneur and investor Rajul Garg about new and fading themes in the Indian tech investing landscape.