Nokia India Revenues Dip 23% in 2012: Report

Nokia India Revenues Dip 23% in 2012: Report

Revenues of Finnish phone maker Nokia continued its downward journey for a second consecutive year in the Indian market as Samsung and others ate into its sales in 2012.

Government Woos Android Developers to Make m-Gov apps

Government Woos Android Developers to Make m-Gov apps

The Indian government wants app developers to build citizen service mobile applications. And wants them bad. An app development contest inviting developers to make apps under six categories.

Micromax Revives IPO Plans: Report

The phone company backed by private equity players Sequoia Capital, Sandstone Capital and Madison India Capital is had earlier withdrawn its Rs 426 cr IPO plans citing weakness in the market.

Google Suspends Ops of Motorola Plant in Chennai, Fresh Round of Layoff Begins

The search giant which began a 20% workforce reduction (4000 employees) at Motorola in August last year, is reportedly laying off 10 % more of Motorola staff.

Nearly 6 out of 10 Mobile Web Users Have Warmed Up to Mobile Advertising [Study]

Nearly 6 out of 10 Mobile Web Users Have Warmed Up to Mobile Advertising [Study]

Nearly six out of ten mobile web users are now comfortable with mobile advertising as they are with television or online advertising, says a new study. The study by mobile advertising network Inmobi,  revealed that 59% of mobile web users…

The new SMS of smart phones: Sports Media & Social

The new SMS of smart phones: Sports Media & Social

This increase in usage of Sports, Media and Social apps does not only does not only indicate user maturity but also a considerable shift in the overall mobile Internet eco system.

Mobile data traffic to grow 13x over the next 4 year. Video will be BIG

Mobile data traffic to grow 13x over the next 4 year. Video will be BIG

The Cisco Visual Networking Index Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast for 2012 to 2017 says that mobile data traffic will reach 11.2 exabytes per month by 2017. The increase is partly due to growth in number of mobile internet connections, the report said.

After Kerala, Karnataka launches m-Governance services

After Kerala, Karnataka launches m-Governance services

The service allows residents to pay for electricity bills, property tax, water bill, traffic challan among other services which the government of Karnataka provides.

Tax raids at Nokia India for allegedly evading taxes over $545 million

Tax raids at Nokia India for allegedly evading taxes over $545 million

Tax authorities suspect that the company has not paid tax in India, the report said. The phonemaker, which counts India as one of its largest markets sells millions of handsets in the country which has over 900 million mobile phone subscriptions.