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Pune based crowdsourced organic T-shirts startup @SheepStop covered by ET

Pune-based SheepStop, which sells organic T-shirts whose designs are crowdsourced has been covered in an Economic Times article. Excerpts: The Dixits put in a seed capital of Rs 3 lakh and launched Sheep-Stop in September 2009. The money also helped … Continue reading

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Pune’s MindTickle in Business Today’s “15 Coolest Startups” Cover Story

Pune’s MindTickle, a startup working on “gamification” of enterprise employee engagement, has been covered in in Business Today’s Cover Story “India’s Coolest Startups”. Excerpts: Poorvi Agarwal’s first day at work was a lot of fun. The sales executive at travel … Continue reading

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Pune Startup WiC selected by TLABS – ToI’s Accelerator Program

Arun Purohit, Founder of WiC, writes: WiC has made it to TLABS of Times Internet . http://tlabs.indiatimes.com/wic.html We showcased our ‘Made in Pune’ proudct at IIT Bombay E summit on 28th and 29th Jan . http://ecell.in/esummit/startup-expo/#Simplibuy

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Pune Startup Programr featured on TheNextWeb; crosses 25k Facebook Fans

Rajesh Moorjani, Founder of Programr writes: I’m glad to share that our startup Programr just got featured on TheNextWeb , one of the US’s top Technology News sites. You can read our article here: http://thenextweb.com/asia/2012/01/03/programr-the-code-school-with-a-hands-on-community-based-approach/ Last week we have also … Continue reading

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Former head of Dell India join Pune’s InnovizeTech as Head of Sales

Pune-based InnovizeTech Software that raised Series A funding has strengthened its management team by inducting former Dell India Sales head Ranjit Nambiar as VP to handle sales for its flagship software product Sapience, a patent-pending cloud-based solution. reports TechCircle. It … Continue reading

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Pune’s Unfriendly Software Technology Parks (STP) Policies Driving Companies Away

An unfriendly policy for software technology parks (STP) and high property taxes seem to have driven IT companies away from the city, including, recently, a large multinational looking for 6 lakh sq. ft. reports the Hindu. There as been no … Continue reading

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Note from NASSCOM Game Developers Conference in Pune (via Rediff)

Earlier this month, NASSCOM held an international Game Developers Conference in Pune. Rediff has a short report about the conference by a reader. Excerpts: Inaugural session by Mark Skaggs (SVP – Product Development) from Zynga brought out the thought behind … Continue reading

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CoEP gets country’s first advanced control systems laboratory

The Indian Express reports Students of the College of Engineering, Pune (CoEP) will now have first-hand experience in handling advanced equipment, like unmanned ground vehicles used in detection of explosives and landmines among others, with the institute getting lab equipment … Continue reading

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Business Standard Q&A with Pune’s Ganesh Natarajan on Indian IT Industry Outlook

Business Standard has an interview with Ganesh Natarajan, CEO of Zensar Technologies, and the head of the IT committee of CII, and ex-Chairman of NASSCOM, where he talks about the outlook for the Indian IT Industry, and also future plans … Continue reading

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Pune Dial-a-Rickshaw startup in the news

Pune startup Ay Auto, which allows you to call a number (84460-01234) and get a rickshaw is in the news. They launched just last month, but have managed to get themselves covered by the Times of India. Another dial-a-rickshaw service … Continue reading

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