Today's top tech news, Jan 18: India's Dailyhunt raises US$3.5M

In addition to Dailyhunt, we also have updates from Delegate, Go-Jek,, and a scholarship programme for IT talents 

Indian IoT startup Clairco can convert your AC unit into a smart air purifier

Clairco is currently working on a Machine Learning-based feature that will enable the product to predict the air quality on hyper-local level 

Indian food delivery startup Swiggy raises US$1B investment led by Naspers

Swiggy’s latest fundraising round is the single largest in India’s food technology sector to date 

Indian edtech startups Toppr, DataTrained raise funding

Toppr is an after-school learning app that uses NLP to solve K12 students' doubts instantly, whereas DataTrained offers certificate course in Data Science 

Today's top tech news, December 18: A bank run on Ofo and Go-Jek partners Aeon

Plus, Clifford Chance launches innovation lab and South Korea explores maritime blockchain programme 

Jungle Ventures, InnoVen join B2B e-commerce startup Moglix's US$23M Series C

The startup will deploy the funds to expand to newer markets and geographies besides increasing its logistics network and supply chain across India 

Mark Zuckerberg-backed edtech startup Byju's raises US$540M in fresh funding

This deal brings the Bangalore-based company's valuation to US$3.6 billion 

Japan’s Nichirei, Vertex Ventures, Sistema Asia join fresh meat brand Licious's US$25M funding

Licious follows a farm to fork business model, owning the entire back-end supply chain 

How one woman is disrupting the entire manufacturing process in India

She had her mind set on becoming an astronaut, but eventually pivoted to become an innovator in the manufacturing field