UCWeb Launches UC Open Platform to Help Developers, Publishers Increase Reach

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UCWeb, the company that makes the popular UCBrowser software, has launched a UC Open Platform for mobile developers and publishers. With this platform, UCWeb aims to help developers, content providers, advertisers and publishers with brand promotion, traffic acquisition, user metric analysis and monetisation. At the Global Mobile Internet Conference (GMIC) in Bangalore, UCWeb said the platform aims to help people …

Make apps in India should be a part of the “Make in India” campaign

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Developing indigenous applications on mobile phones and making apps in India for Indians should be the next step for mobile companies and app developers, top executives said at an industry meet. At GWC’s Global Mobile Industry Conference (GMIC) in Bangalore, Flipkart’s Sachin Bansal and InMobi’s Naveen Tiwari spoke about the importance for Indian developers to focus on Indian mobile users, …

Alibaba IPO augurs well for Indian e-tailers, say Flipkart, Snapdeal

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Business rivals Sachin Bansal and Kunal Bahl, founders of the countrys two most successful e-commerce ventures Flipkart and Snapdeal, respectively, on Thursday said the resounding response to Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba’s public listing is likely to augur well for homegrown e-tailers. According to Bahl, Alibaba’s success at the bourses will give a big boost to Asian e-commerce companies. I think …

‘Make apps in India’ may be a better value proposition

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BANGALORE, SEPTEMBER 26:   Mobiles will drive the next surge of India’s growth and innovation in the online domain as more people take to the Internet, say India’s e-commerce honchos. “Nobody saw the mobile becoming so big two years ago. Today, 50 per cent of the transactions on our site are through mobile devices, from just 5 per cent 12 months …