Google Urges Android App Developers to #SkillUpScaleUp: This time around, Google India is giving Shruti Sarraf, an android app developer, a platform to share her story and inspire the millions out there. She, along with her partner Sumit Soni of Blacklight Studios, talks about their journey with Android and Google Play.
DDB Mudra Group wins SAP India’s managed marketing services mandate: As part of the win, the agency has created a bespoke infrastructure for creative and content development, digital and social media marketing, tele-marketing, audience engagement, experiential marketing, and event design, along with programme management functions of the brand with an integrated approach.
Sanjeev Kapoor leads the charge for kitchen hygiene in Dettol’s latest TVC: Dettol has partnered with renowned Chef Sanjeev Kapoor to create awareness around the importance of kitchen hygiene. The brand has been committed towards improving the health and hygiene of consumers for over 80 years in the country and with this partnership aims to drive consumer awareness for cleaner and germ free kitchens.
Pizza Hut’s chatbot is set to take your order on Facebook and Twitter: Pizza Hut has announced a new social ordering platform or ‘chatbot’ which will allow conversational ordering of pizzas and other menu items on Facebook Messenger and Twitter.
Zomato partners with personal assistant app Helpchat: Personal assistant app Helpchat has partnered with restaurant discovery and food delivery platform, Zomato, to make the food ordering experience simpler and faster for consumers.
Network18’s web operations revenue rises nearly 13% in Q1FY17: Reliance Industries-owned Network18 has reported operational revenue of Rs 351.08 crore for the quarter ended June 30 (Q1 FY17), down 14.59% from Rs 411.09 crore in the same quarter last year. Sequentially, operational revenues were down 26.19% from Rs 475.67 crore. Net loss stood at Rs 48.89 for the quarter compared to a net profit of Rs 44.09 crore in the same quarter last year. In the preceding quarter, Network18 reported a net loss of Rs 33.66 crore.
Yatra to merge with Terrapin 3 in a deal valued at $218 million: Online travel agent Yatra has entered into a merger agreement with NASDAQ listed Terrapin 3 Acquisition Corporation (TRTL) that values Yatra at an enterprise value of $218 million.