Vodafone’s M-pesa Launched in Gujarat, National Rollout in 2014

Vodafone’s M-pesa Launched in Gujarat, National Rollout in 2014

Vodafone India and ICICI bank have launched m-pesa in Gujarat. The company plans to expand the service across the country in 2014 with an eye on the $60 billion money transfer market in the country.

Airtel Doubles 3G Customers in India; Data Revenue Grew 2x

Airtel Doubles 3G Customers in India; Data Revenue Grew 2x

Telecom service provider Airtel has doubled its revenues from mobile data services as it saw data usage per customer go up to 231 MB in the second quarter ending September 2013.

Nokia Tax Case: Delhi High Court Unfreezes Bank Accounts But Other Assets Remain Under Seize

Nokia Tax Case: Delhi High Court Unfreezes Bank Accounts But Other Assets Remain Under Seize

Phone maker Nokia on Tuesday said that the Delhi High Court has unfrozen some of the companies assets seized by tax authorities. The Nokia tax case has been festering for many months now.

India's Free Phone For Poor Scheme Will Give Preference to Local Manufacturers

India’s Free Phone For Poor Scheme Will Give Preference to Local Manufacturers

The rural mobile phone project, officially called Bharat Mobile scheme, will provide phones to households from where at least one member has completed 100 days of work under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MNREGA) in 2012.

Nokia - The Writing is on the Wall

#BigDeal: Microsoft to acquire Nokia’s Devices & Services business, License Patents [EUR 5.44 billion Cash Deal]

Microsoft will also acquire Lumia and Asha brand and will license the Nokia brand for use with current Nokia mobile phone products.

bigMobility Trend in India

The bigMobility Trend in India: Stats and Insights You Need to Know

India missed the PC revolution, but is on top of the mobile web revolution. There are signs everywhere. Right from Facebook India stats to the fact that India is among the topmost market for Opera Mobile store to Google planning to launch offline stores in India

IMPS Transactions Value Grow 22X in A Year; Clearly Some of Us Underestimated It

IMPS Transactions Value Grow 22X in A Year; Clearly Some of Us Underestimated It

More than 7 lakh transactions worth over Rs 400 cr were carried out using this mechanism in July 2013 alone.

$230 Billion SMS Market To Peak in 2015 and Decline As Data Takes Over

$230 Billion SMS Market To Peak in 2015 and Decline As Data Takes Over

The mobile messaging market was worth $218 bn in 2012 and is expected to grow 5.5% year on year to reach $230 bn in 2013, according to a new report. Among the four messaging services covered in the report, SMS…