On a mission to create world’s largest app-library for children below 8: Prakash Dantuluri, Founder-Bulbul App
One hundred million views and a quarter million downloads is what a Hyderabad-based startup has achieved in less than four months since its launch. Film-maker and serial entrepreneur Prakash Dantuluri founded Bulbul Apps with a vision to bring regional co
It all began when Dantuluri perceived that, although, the media consumption was shifting to personal devices, most of the children-focused content available on smartphones and tablets was dominated by international franchises and brands. He felt that there was very little quality content of Indian origin. With a vision to bring regional content at global quality for kids on smartphones and tablets, with the help of worldwide artist community, Dantuluri founded BulbulApps. He conceptualized beautifully-crafted scenes and characters to build a non-linear form of storytelling that encourages early reading skills among young children.
“As an artist myself and then a film maker, I realized that while media consumption was shifting to personal devices, most of the content available on smartphones and tablets was still vintage,” says Dantuluri. He felt that