Category Archives: Business

Jio Open Second Round Of Pre-Bookings For JioPhone After Diwali-Good News For Jio User

  About Jio Phone Reliance JioPhone was pre-booked by millions of people according to the company when the 4G feature phone was up for pre-orders last month. The pre-orders of JioPhone started on August 24 with the deliveries slated to be in the first half of September, possibly before the 10th of the month. However, not only Jio… Read More »

‘Cashless’ society: An idea that is not as difficult as you may think

  A lot has been written about the push towards ‘Cashless’ Society and how everyone needs to embrace the concept to weed out corruption and black money after the demonetisation decision by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Public sphere is abuzz with the debate about the long-term implications of the move along with the feasibility of such a move… Read More »

Meet RentoMojo, a furniture rental startup from Bengaluru

Startups have managed to get Indian audiences buy furniture online, but there are others who are now trying to redefine it further. RentoMojo is an online rental company (web and Android app) for appliances and furniture. In a city like Bengaluru, with some pockets known to be occupied by the young, many would find the option of renting… Read More »

Mukesh Ambani announces Jio Happy New Year Offer with free upgrade to existing users

At a event today, Chairman of Reliance Industries Limited, Mukesh Ambani introduced a new offer for new and existing Jio customers called the Happy New Year Offer. The new offer comes after the success of the Welcome Offer which reportedly hauled in a massive 50 million customers for Jio in less than three months of being launched. The… Read More »

Jio crosses 50 million subscriber mark in 83 days

Mukesh Ambani-promoted Reliance Jio has crossed the 50 million subscriber mark in less than three months after its full-fledged 4G services launch to emerge as the largest broadband operator in the country. According to PTI’s sources, Jio – setting a new record – has acquired 1,000 customers per minute (since September 05) and 6 lakh per day. “Jio… Read More »

Demonetisation: India needs an official mobile wallet from the government

The Government is releasing a steady stream of applications but has missed out on one important necessity of the citizens in the wake of the demonetisation. An official, Government sponsored mobile wallet that the people can trust and use with peace of mind. Post demonetisation, Paytm is processing over 7 million transactions a day, worth over Rs 120… Read More »

Demonetisation: How banks can help trace black money using technology

After the Rs 500 and Rs 2000 currency notes were banned by the government, it was common knowledge that such an exercise can never reach fruition, simply due to the logistics involved. That hunch was today vindicated when the government announced the stopping of all currency exchange at the banks. It was simply not possible. People who have… Read More »

Narendra Modi app seeks opinion on demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes

After demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes in India, the country has been under a bit of a crisis. The announcement was made on 8 November by Prime Minister Narendra Modi which has led to numerous lines outside banks and ATMs. It has been over two weeks since the announcement and now it seems that Modi himself wants… Read More »