Differential pricing violates net neutrality, says IAMAI

NET_REGULERTYThe Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) has opposed differential pricing for data services on the grounds that it violates the principles of net neutrality. The industry group said also that even the pricing models suggested by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India in a discussion paper on differential pricing for data services contravene [...] [...]

Recap 2015: When entrepreneurs of the startup world courted controversy

Recap-logoGiven the heightened interest in the Indian startup ecosystem, anything that the founders do hit the headlines. While announcements around fund raising and valuations generally make for a meaty news copy, a bunch of entrepreneurs/startups faced a social media backlash due to their online and offline antics. At Techcircle.in, we have compiled instances that range [...] [...]

Grofers CTO Varun Khurana quits

Varun-KhuranaGrofers India chief technology officer Varun Khurana has quit the company after less than a year with the hyperlocal grocery and fresh food delivery startup. Grofers CEO Albinder Dhindsa confirmed the development to VCCircle and said the company hasn’t yet decided on a replacement. The reason behind Khurana’s departure from Gurgaon-based Locodel Solutions Pvt Ltd, [...] [...]

Recap 2015: Startups steal the limelight in tech industry

Recap-logoA $4-billion acquisition, moderating growth that prompted IT services companies to focus on productivity, and the rise of a host of internet kids with unprecedented levels of funding and valuation marked 2015 for the Indian technology industry. Undoubtedly, it was a year of startups as three new ventures were born every day on average. Tech [...] [...]