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Pune-based local price discovery startup Wicfy raises more investment

Yourstory reports that Pune-based shopping discovery platform [Wicfy][http://www.wicfy.com] has secured a second round of funding from Ecosystem Ventures in Silicon Valley, Everest Management Fund in Switzerland, and prominent angel groups based out of Singapore and India. The first round of … Continue reading

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ShopSocial.ly appoints online retail expert Mark Goldstein as strategic advisor

Pune-based, funded, social shopping startup ShopSocial.ly has appointed serial entrepreneur with 23 years of industry experience as a strategic advisor, according to a press release Mark is serial entrepreneur with 23 years of experience and an online retail expert with … Continue reading

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POCC Kothrud Event Report: Overview of BigBooks.co.in

(POCC Kothrud, the ‘Kothrud branch’ of Pune Open Coffee Club had an event in July 2011, in which Rahul Maskara talked about his online library startup BigBooks.co.in. This report by Ashish Belagali, was first published on the PuneStartups website, and … Continue reading

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Pune’s Titash Neogi (@tneogi of @bibkosh) wins British Council’s YCE award

Pune based Titash Neogi, co-founder of Bibkosh, has just won the Young Interactive Entrepreneur award by the British Council. The eligibility and selection criteria of this award are here. Here is the write-up of Titash that goes with the award: … Continue reading

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JustMeans.com (developed entirely in Pune) acquired by 3BL media

http://JustMeans.com, a social network and portal in the area of corporate social responsibility (CSR), and sustainable businesses, has announced that it was acquired by 3BL media. The combined company will now be one of the largest sources of news, press … Continue reading

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Fab.com (being developed in Pune) raises $1.3M from Ashton Kutcher

Fab.com is an online “deals” website specifically targeting ‘design’ items. Earlier used this company used to be Fabulis, a social network targeting gay men, but they completely changed their business in April this year. It appears that the pivot has … Continue reading

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Phone & web-based healthcare service HealthLine 24×7 comes to Pune

HealthLine 24×7, a phone and web-based healthcare information assistance service, which was already operational in Delhi, Mumbai, and Bengaluru, is now available in Pune too (in addition to Chennai and Kolkata), reports the Economic Times With a database of more … Continue reading

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Pune’s PubMatic acquires ReviNet another ad-publish optimizre

PubMatic, the Pune-based company which allows web publishers to automatically optimize advertisements being placed on their web pages, has acquired ReviNet another similar company. The deal is meant to broaden PubMatic’s reach to publishers that ReviNet has established relationships with, … Continue reading

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