Entrepreneurs In This Part Of The World [Valley Or No-Valley]

Entrepreneurs In This Part Of The World [Valley Or No-Valley]

A couple of weeks back we asked Sarah Lacy of  TechCrunch and Satish Dharmraj, a valley based Indie-American investor a simple question: “how far in the future do you see a global web company emanating out of Asia (NOT JUST…

TRAI Extends NCPR Deadline to March 1st, 2011

We earlier shared the new TRAI policy on spam SMS, which is all set to create chaos among consumers (do read/contribute in this discussion). There is no solution in the market as to how all the e-commerce and other web…

Airtel Launches Airtel Money, India’s First Mobile Wallet Service [Updated]

Airtel has launched India’s first mobile wallet service by a telecom operator. Aimed at offering customers with an efficient alternative to cash transactions, airtel money will provide airtel customers across the country with a convenient and secure way of making…

Facebook Encourages Users In India Against Government’s No Spam Policy – Compelled?

The new no-spam policy from TRAI under the National Consumer Preference Register (NCPR) is being implemented from tomorrow and there is already a sort of chaos amongst the businesses relying heavily on SMS as a medium to communicate. There is…

One Time Password (OTP) For IVR Mobile Payment – mCommerce

Starting tomorrow you will need to take the hassle of generating an extra security key for your IVR based transactions paid through your card. RBI’s measure for security issues and risk mitigation related to Card Not Present transactions (CNP) which was…

Price of iPad in India

Best of the Week– iPad in, Paypal out

What a week! iPad arrived in Indian shores and Paypal is literally out of the country [Paypal/RBI issue]. Here are the top articles for week ending Jan 30th, 2011. This School in Remote Bihar has WiFi, Uses Skype for Learning…

Lava B8 Launched for Rs. 3999

Lava B8, a slim sleek handset (QWERTY) has been launched in India for the price of Rs. 3999. Key Features of Lava B8 Smart Phone Features Like Email 3.2 MP Camera With Flash And Digital Zoom Opera Mini Browse With…

Hey Europe! Expect Slow Speed Accessing Indian Websites

The SMW4 cable will undergo emergency undersea maintenance on the segment between Alexandria (Egypt) and Marseille (France) from 6 February 2011 to 10 February 2011 (tentative). SEACOM’s network uses the SMW4 cable to link from India to Europe while it…

4 and More >>

Today, we have turned 4 years old and I want to thank all our readers for their support and love they have rendered on us (including brickbats). Pluggd.in was started as a part time initiative, out of frustration of seeing…