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Pune Based MCCIA publishes an Android App

Pune-based MCCIA (Mahratta Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Agriculture) has just published an Android app which allows members of MCCIA and others informed about MCCIA’s events and activities. Here is the description of the app: MCCIA App is an informative … Continue reading

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Article on Product Pricing by Pune’s Shirish Deodhar (Biggest Mistake of Tech Startups)

Product Nation / ISpirt, the new forum for nurturing software product startups in India, has an interesting article by Pune based serial entrepreneur Shirish Deodhar on Product Pricing, titled The biggest mistake companies make is to fix the price based … Continue reading

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GE brings advanced 3-D printing tech to India, sets up plant in Pune

Financial Express has an interesting article about how GE is bringing advanced 3-D printing tech to India Excerpt: In a first for manufacturing in India, engine, turbines and jets fitted with 3-D printed parts will come out of the new … Continue reading

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Rajasthan Venture Capital Fund invests in Pune-based SoftTech Engineers

VCCircle reports that Rajasthan Venture Capital Fund has invested in Pune-based SoftTech Engineers, a civil, construction and infrastructure ERP software product company. Excerpts: “The company has tremendous experience in civil construction and infrastructure ERP software products and the infusement will … Continue reading

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C-DAC develops a mobile app that allows virtual tours of 10 national museums

The Times of India reports that C-DAC has developed software that allows users to take a virtual tour of 10 national museums Excerpt: C-DAC’s Human-Centred Design and Computing (HCDC) group has developed a software called ‘Jatan’ which will be a … Continue reading

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The Hindu interviews @anandaltekar founder of music tech startup JamShift.com

The Hindu has an interesting interview of Anand Altekar of JamShift.com, a collaborative music creation software-as-a-service product startup out of Pune. Some excerpts: imagine an online platform that simplifies the process and helps musicians collaborate and write songs from start … Continue reading

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Persistent Systems creates Accelerite – new business unit to focus on Products

Persistent Systems has a press release announcing the creation of Accelerite, a new business unit within Persistent that will focus on creating software products. Accelerite will be based in Silicon Valley. What will Acclerite do? The formation of Accelerite will … Continue reading

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Pune co. releases 2 open source tools for schema migration and incremental backup for MongoDB

Pune based Equal Experts India has just released Midas an open source tool for on-the-fly schema migration tool for MongoDB. Earlier, they had released Tayra, an incremental backup and restore tool for MongoDB. They also regularly hold interesting technology events … Continue reading

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Eaton sets up Advanced Materials Technology Lab at COEP

Times of India has an interesting article on an Advanced Materials Technology lab set up at College of Engineering Pune by Eaton Engineering (which is also Pune based): A state-of-the-art ‘advanced material technology lab’ was recently set up jointly by … Continue reading

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Pune’s Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM) has 17 openings for scientists

The Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology, based in Pune, has 17 job openings for climate scientists The Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM), Pune, an autonomous research organisation under ESSO/MoES, fully devoted to cutting edge research in various aspects of … Continue reading

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