Yebhi.com – a franchise portal of Bigshoebazaar India Pvt ltd has added multiple categories following a complete overhaul of the website.
The online retailer which earlier had only lifestyle and fashion products has diversified into myriad categories like Gadgets, Appliances, Tech related products, Designer Sarees, High end shades, Swarovski studded watches, upscale perfumes, Gold & Diamond jewellery and has made it an all round online Shopping Mall.
Speaking highly of this development, elated Mr. Manmohan Agarwal, CEO, Bigshoebazaar India Pvt Ltd said – Yebhi has always strove to be the frontrunner in the E-commerce space. From being a niche website selling shoes to becoming an online mall, Yebhi has come a long way not just in sales and revenue figures, but also becoming a mass’ favorite. (more…)
ZTE Corporation (“ZTE”) (H share stock code: 0763.HK / A share stock code:000063.SZ), a publicly-listed global provider of telecommunications equipment and network solutions, announced today it has become the global leader in the CDMA base station market, with a 32.6 per cent share in first half 2011.
According to a recent IDC analytical report on the global CDMA market, ZTE has increased its shipments of CDMA base stations steadily in recent years. As of the end of first half of 2011, the company’s shipment of base-stations had exceeded 320 thousand units, pushing it to the No.1 spot in the global CDMA base station market.
ZTE is the first company in the telecoms industry to introduce a CDMA/LTE dual-mode system. This innovative CDMA/LTE product can assist operators with creating smooth upgrades to future networks and faster evolution to LTE systems. This solution, along with the company’s EV-DO Rev. B system has been recognized as industry leading. (more…)
Startup Weekend Gurgaon- Nov 11-13, 2011, to give a fillip to innovation and incubation
- Invites entries from developers, designers, marketers, product managers and start-up enthusiasts
- Programme will help entrepreneurs develop ideas, form teams needed to launch successful Startup businesses
- Winning team to get an opportunity to join the -Innov8 2012 100-day bootcamp for Asia in Singapore
In order to inspire, educate and empower passionate leaders and budding entrepreneurs, Bharti Airtel, India’s leading telecommunications company, today announced that it would be hosting ‘Start Up Weekend Gurgaon’ in association with SingTel Innov8. Startup Weekend Gurgaon from November 11-13, 2011 at Airtel Center, Gurgaon, will give aspiring Indian entrepreneurs a chance to showcase innovative ideas that could be built into successful start up businesses. The initiative looks to bring together developers, designers, marketers, product managers and start-up enthusiasts and help catalyze the growth of the innovation and incubation ecosystem in India and the Asian region. (more…)
Now spirituality reaches another level for the devotees across religions
Zenga TV, pioneer in Mobile TV services in India has entered into a strategic partnership with BAG Network. With this partnership Darshan 24 is now available free to mobile phone and web users globally on Zenga TV’s superior, seamless, non-buffering mobile & Web TV service.
Commenting on the partnership, Mr. Shabir Momiin, CEO, Zenga TV, said, “Zenga TV through this tie-up with BAG Networks goes one step ahead in ensuring that we continue showcasing content which is unique and relevant for our viewers. It is a known fact that people though living a very fast paced life are still strict followers of God and spirituality. This partnership will ensure that the viewers can now continue to watch the channel while on the move.”
He continued “Darshan 24 being a spiritual channel and many of us wanting to visit various Yatras and Dhams will now have ready access to telecast from the important religious places on our mobile phones and laptops.” (more…)
- Hiring activity in the IT- Software sector dipped by 13% when compared to the previous month
- Hiring activity in the all the top cities of the country saw negative movement when compared to the previous month
- On a monthly level, hiring activity for the Auto and Banking sectors dipped by 26% and 16% respectively in Oct-11 over Sep-11
India Inc witnessed a 16% decline in recruitment in Oct-11 when compared to Sep-11, as all key industry sectors and functional areas have witnessed dips in their hiring activity when compared to the previous month. The double digit percentage dip in hiring can be attributed to the festive season spanning across October as well as the uncertainty in the global economic outlook. However, the three month moving average index indicates stability in hiring activity.
Hitesh Oberoi, CEO and MD, Info Edge said “A look at the index for the past two years shows that there is usually a seasonal dip in hiring during the festive season. However, this year hiring activity has been exceptionally low in Oct as most employers seem to be adopting a more cautious approach towards hiring”. (more…)
Jivox, leading global multi-screen interactive video advertising company, announced $8.2 Million in funding from new and existing investors to meet growing market demand for Interactive Video Ads
Jivox, leading global interactive online video advertising company, has announced that it has secured $8.2 million in financing to support rapid adoption of its interactive video advertising technology. Fortisure Ventures led the round and existing investors Opus Capital, Helion Advisors and Diaz Nesamoney reaffirmed their commitment to Jivox through their participation. In addition to the new financing, Mani Subramanian, CEO of Fortisure Ventures and John Squires, CEO of Akademos will join Jivox’s Board of Directors.
“The industry is at a tipping point as advertisers now understand the need for more engaging and creative interactive ads that reach viewers on multiple screens and across social channels,” said Diaz Nesamoney, CEO and founder of Jivox. “This strategic investment will allow us to accelerate the rapid adoption of our interactive video advertising platform, which we designed to solve technology complexities of delivering creative and innovative online video ads at scale and on any screen. Additionally, we plan to use this investment to build out our technology platform and realize our vision of bringing interactive ad technologies to all screens.” (more…)
‘Idea Pass’ & ‘Idea Seat’ from KBC powered by Idea, facilitates Sushil Kumar’s journey to unprecedented victory
When Sushil Kumar from Motihari, Bihar bought his Idea connection, the first thing that struck his attention was the tagline on the starter pack – An Idea can change your life! Little did he know then, that these words would spell a boon for him soon, as Idea would facilitate his journey to become India’s first ‘Panchkoti Mahamoney’ i.e. winner of Rs. 5 Crore prize money, on the most popular Game Show on Indian Television, Kaun Banega Crorepati, powered by Idea.
The newly crowned Millionaire, Sushil Kumar, had made many attempts to get through to the KBC phone lines in the earlier seasons. However, his breakthrough moment came when Idea, the Telecom partner of KBC for last two seasons, announced a special window called ‘Idea Pass’ for 100 million Idea users across the country. This exclusive window for KBC registration gives an opportunity to Idea users to respond through both Voice and SMS platforms, over an extended period of time, as compared to general registration norms. (more…)
VF Corporation a global leader in branded lifestyle apparel, today announced that its subsidiary, VF Mauritius, has acquired full ownership of VF Arvind Brands Private Limited, a majority-owned joint venture between VF Mauritius and Arvind Limited formed in 2006 to market VF brands in India.
“Our business in India is strong, and now is the time to assume full ownership,” said Eric C. Wiseman, Chairman, President and CEO of VF Corporation. “Anchored by our Lee and Wrangler brands, the Indian market will provide a robust platform for future growth in the Asia-Pacific region.”
Aidan O’Meara, President, VF Asia, noted: “VF is grateful for the contribution Arvind made to the development of a fast-growing and profitable business for our brands in India. VF and Arvind will continue to have a strong working relationship, now and in the future.” (more…)
- Adds 15 more channels- Now offers 240 Standard Definition and 11 True HD channels
- Adds 4 new HD channels-UTV Stars HD, History TV 18 HD, Colors HD and CNBC TV 18 Prime HD
- New Standard Definition channels added include- Sahara Samay, Sahara Samay UP, Sahara Samay Bihar, UTV Telegu Action and Sony Mix
Airtel digital TV-the DTH service from Bharti Airtel, today announced that it has added 15 more channels over the last 3 months taking, its Total Channel Count to 262. With this, Airtel digital TV now offers 240 channels in Standard Definition (SD) and 11 High Definition (HD) channels. The 4 new HD channels added include UTV Stars HD, History TV 18 HD, Colors HD, CNBC TV 18 Prime HD taking its True HD channel count to 11.
Whats more-the Airtel digital TV HD pack is priced attractively at INR 89 per month (inclusive of taxes). The new SD channels added include History TV 18, UTV Telegu Action, Sony Mix, Sahara Samay, Sahara Samay UP and Sahara Samay Bihar. Customers can also choose to go in for the Hindi HD Pack of 4 channels, Star Plus HD, Star Gold HD, Colors HD, UTV Stars HD for INR 35 per month (inclusive of taxes). (more…)
- One-stop shop for applications and games to enrich the lives of over 145 million Vodafone India mobile subscribers
- Vast collection of over 10,000 local apps supporting over 3500 different devices
Vodafone India, one of India’s leading telecommunications services providers, today announced the launch of the new Vodafone Mobile Application Store. Powered by Appia, the new Mobile Application Store provides Vodafone India’s over 145 million subscribers with a comprehensive and vast selection of over 10,000 free and paid applications for virtually any handset across major mobile operating systems including Android, Java, Symbian and Blackberry.
“We are excited to partner with Appia to offer this new mobile Application Store to Vodafone subscribers,” said Kumar Ramanathan, Chief Marketing Officer, Vodafone India Ltd. “The store will present the best the world has to offer in mobile applications, giving Vodafone subscribers an expansive catalog of games and apps to entertain and enrich their lives.” (more…)