Hike official said that global companies like Telegram, Signal were too strong and unless India bans foreign firms, it is difficult for homegrown apps.
"Stickers have been at the core of Hike for many years now, and just like the landscape we operate in, it has evolved rapidly"
Delhi-NCR ahead of Bengaluru, Mumbai with over 7,000 start-ups, 10 unicorns, new biz valuation of around $50 bn: Report
Within Delhi-NCR, Delhi accounted for 4,491 start-ups, Gurugram 1,544 and Noida 1,004 new businesses.
US-China end second day of talks to save trade deal as Donald Trump's 25% duty hike on $200 bn Chinese imports loom over Beijing
The trade-negotiations deals concluded on Thursday with Trump imposing heavy duties on Chinese products, the deal could risk in a heavy market collapse.
Hike is currently building one of the largest repositories of AI and ML enabled stickers.
Hike Holi-themed stickers pack bundle stickers from Bollywood references to ‘gujjiyas,’ ‘gulal'.
Sticker apps will need to ensure a unique UI to comply with Apple's App Store guidelines.
Here are some specific steps which the government can take to support the TSPs, as well as solutions for regulating OTT services.
According to the survey, almost 50 percent of consumers used both WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger.
In the wake of lynchings resulting from WhatsApp forwards, looking for alternatives is a good idea.
WhatsApp Payments will impact home-grown players but existing customers won't switch to it easily, say experts
One of the reasons that digital payments have not really gone by beyond the billion mark is because people have moved back to using cash as it is back in the system.
Hike Total will be available from 1 March on Aqua Lions N1, Aqua Lions T1 and Aqua Lions T1-Lite Intex devices as well as the Karbonn A40.
Hike is planning to add more services like cab bookings, bus, train, movie tickets and pay bills in the first quarter of 2018.
As per the collaboration, Hike messenger users will have access to Airtel Payments Bank's merchant and utility payment services and KYC infrastructure.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to launch Google Tez, a UPI-based digital payment service, on 18 September
UPI was launched by NPCI and is regulated by the RBI, which facilitates the instant fund transfer between two bank accounts on the mobile platform
India's first home-grown messaging app Hike on Friday announced it had acquired Bengaluru-based technology startup firm Creo for an undisclosed sum.
Major differences seem to have surfaced between the ministries of civil aviation, home and finance over who will bear the cost of providing security at airports, with one of them suggesting that the burden should be passed on to the passengers.
E-commerce major Snapdeal will shell out an average pay hike of 12-15% as it looks to assure employees amid the online marketplace scouting for a potential buyer.
Most schools and colleges have dress codes in place for students. However Rizvi Springfield School at Bandra in suburban Mumbai has cracked the whip on parents too.
President Donald Trump supports a bill that proposes a massive hike in the minimum salary for those employed on H-1B visas, an influential American lawmaker has said.