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India is unique

A billion people moving into technology-led mass consumption

The internet's new business models

Traditional industries are being redefined and industries are being created around new models of consumption.

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Time tracked: 01.09.2018 to 30.11.2018

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Less is more is a mantra to live by

7th August 2018

Four years and $100 million. Presented with those numbers, most venture capital firms would likely have spread their bets and racked up a bare minimum of a dozen investments. Not Lightbox. The VC firm has backed just six startups across its second fund raised in 2014 and a $54-million expansion vehicle set up two years later. Simply put, Lightbox does things its own way by banking on a light portfolio of consumer technology companies to build winners.

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Indian edtech's global future is on its way

Tina Mehta
10th September 2018

AI in Indian education technology is probably the most advanced in the world. It is challenging traditional western models as well as integrating effectively with public and private systems in India.

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