With a motive to engage deeply with his customers and to give them ultra-specific offers, InnerChef co-founder Rajesh Sawhney has launched a IoT device HungerTap, to help consumers understand their food options as per their eating habits. With this, Innerchef became the first foodtech startup to launch an NFC enabled device for its customers
Lets have a look at important developments of the week:
Narendra Modi launches mobile app to enable m-governance
The mobile app is available on Play store and has a pretty nice UI as opposed to other government apps. The app allows users to connect with the PM at the click of a button and in addition to that, it also has an option to send and receive emails directly from Narendra Modi.
It also has a fun feature which allows users to contribute and earn badges through to-do tasks.
Hackers have claimed Reliance’s Jio Chat App for Sending User Data To Chinese Servers
After the claim by the hacker group AnonOpsIndia, the instant messaging service from Reliance,Jio Chat, has come under the scanner of security experts. Hackers claim to have found evidence that the app was sending sensitive user data to a Chinese IP.
Gurgaon-based MobiKwik, has crossed 10Mn android app downloads
Gurgaon-based mobile wallet company MobiKwik currently has over 17+ Mn wallet users.Company was launched in 2009 by Bipin Singh and Upasana Taku. On reaching the milestone of 17+ Mn customers, the company has also launched a new TV campaign.
Ratan Tata talked about Indian ecommerce
It was the 107th Annual General Meeting of Indian Merchants’ Chamber. Ratan tata said, valuations of ecommerce companies are “very high” but these firms should be given time to prove themselves on a par with established businesses. Tata also gave insights on the on-going debate about the whether the ecommerce bubble will burst.