Twitter's call to echo in India
Published by Metro India News Online on May 14, 2015 16:38:38 PM
The most popular micro-blogging site Twitter has said that it is focusing is on the fastest growing huge Indian Market.
"Innovation is not birth right of one specific geography and not a monopoly of Silicon Valley, and we are a Silicon Valley company coming to India, setting up business and actually talking to local app developers...; India is right now a buzzword for startup ecosystem, lot of funding is happening, lot of innovation in the market..." Twitter India Director of Business Development Arvinder Gujral told reporters in Bengaluru on Wednesday.
Speaking on the sidelines of the 'Twitter Flock 2015' he said, "It (India) is one of the fastest growing markets for us globally and a huge focus market for Twitter, so bringing it to Bangalore was very very natural for us..."
On Wednesday, the firm organized Twitter Flock 2015, a mobile developer road show, at Bengaluru and most of the developers across India hosted it.
The event also had a display of ‘Fabric,’ a modular mobile platform that helps to create mobile apps, launched in October last year.
The company officials said that the platform comprises of three modular kits that helps them handle situations that developers usually face, such as stability, distribution, revenue, and authentication. It includes services like Crashlytics, MoPub, Digits and the Twitter platform that resolve their issues.