After Kolkata and Bangalore, Airtel launches 4G service in Pune

Using Airtel 4G, now people from Pune can access around 76 channels and on-demand videos across various genres including movies, music, entertainment and news. Pricing for such pack is Rs. 150 and Rs 49 for monthly and weekly subscribers, respectively.

Airtel and Huawei launch India's first 4G LTE phone, Ascend P1

Airtel and Huawei launch India’s first 4G LTE phone, Ascend P1

The phone has a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 dual core processor at 1.5 Ghz, Android Ice Cream Sandwich operating system, 1 GB RAM, 4 GB ROM, 4.3 in super amoled HD display, an 8 megapixel camera and Gorilla Glass.

E &Y survey: Indian's on 3G postpaid networks spend $43 a month

E &Y survey: Indian’s on 3G postpaid networks spend $43 a month

A majority of Internet enabled phone users in India prefer unlimited Internet data plans to usage based plans. 54% of Indian respondents prefer unlimited mobile data for a fixed price per month. For mobile apps 33% prefer free trial of limited content and option of payment for complete version.

Report: Mobile sales in India to reach 251 mn units in 2013 [Lenovo Beats HP and Jockeying for No 1 position]

Report: Mobile sales in India to reach 251 mn units in 2013 [Lenovo Beats HP and Jockeying for No 1 position]

Mobile sales in India to reach 251 million units in 2013, says Gartner. Also, read about the Micromax phenomena and how PC makers Lenovo and HP are jockeying for No 1 position.

Now send free text messages from Google mail. Over 200 mn Airtel users will miss the party

Now send free text messages from Google mail. Over 200 mn Airtel users will miss the party

Google rolls out free text messaging. Now you can send free text messages from Gmail. All major operators are going to party, except for Airtel.

PayMate’s mobile Kisan Credit Card benefits 7000 farmers in Tamil Nadu

PayMate’s mobile Kisan Credit Card benefits 7000 farmers in Tamil Nadu

Mobile commerce company Paymate on Wednesday said that its mobile Kisan Credit Card (mKCC) has benefited over 7,000 farmers in Villupuram district of Tamil Nadu. The mobile based system helps farmers use their loan amounts to purchase seeds, fertilizers including…

Poll: Are you on 3G? Why is India among the lowest 3G adopters in the world?

We recently came across a study, which said that India is one among the worst countries when it comes to 3G adoption. We wondered what the reasons might be and why only less than 4 % of India’s over 900…

iPhone users in India angry with Apple: new maps nearly "useless" [Do not upgrade yet: iScrewedup]

iPhone users in India angry with Apple: new maps nearly “useless” [Do not upgrade yet: iScrewedup]

Those who upgraded soon discovered that new maps were seriously lacking. There weren’t many points of interests, landmarks or directions on it. The map in India only had standard and satellite view and no directions, rendering it practically useless to many.

Sistema in talks with Maxis to buy Aircel for $ 3 bn, key points

Sistema in talks with Maxis to buy Aircel for $ 3 bn, key points

Systema, along with other cell phone operators like Telenor and Etisalat, lost licence to operate in India after a supreme court verdict on 2G spectrum sale scrapped nearly 122 lisences in February