Show Off Your Fancy Mobile Number – BSNL Lets You Choose One Online

If you fancy nice premium looking numbers BSNL’s latest feature might just entice you. State owned telecom operator BSNL has launched a feature that allows you to select your favorite number online from the set of all numbers available in…

Revealed: Apple iPad’s Official Price (Rs. 27,900), BSNL Data Plans

Alright Apple is launching iPad in India tomorrow, i.e. Jan 28th and while we debate on whether the company considers India a dumping ground or not, Apple has officially released the price of iPad in India. Base version (WiFI, 16GB)…

Mid-week Telco Buzz: Google’s SMS search in India, Motorola’s MotoMusic, BSNL’s free broadband and more..

Google is beta testing SMS search in India Google SMS, has been launched in beta version across four cities Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore and Hyderabad. Google has tied-up with five operators Reliance, Bharti Airtel, BSNL, BPL and Aircel for offering the…

Mid-week Buzz – Reliance launches local search, CDMA BlackBerry, AirDeccan is now SimliFly Deccan, BSNL offers two numbers in single SIM, digital music sales in India..and more

[Rumor of the week] Reliance to buy Seventymm (then why the heck did they launch BigFlicks?) In its bid to expand its footprint in the entertainment business, Anil Ambani-controlled Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group (ADAG) is negotiating a buyout of India’s…

Now your Reliance phone becomes your movie theatre – courtesy BIGFlix

The service is available on all mobile handsets and Reliance tablets and is charged at Rs 30 per movie with no data charges or any hidden costs.

News Roundup: Google and RCom Partner for free data for Android devices, Aakash tablet controversy

Google and RCom have partnered to provide 1GB of free data usage to RCom customers who buy Google authorized 3G Android O/s Handset. The offer is applicable for both GSM and CDMA devices and the offer of 1GB of 3G…

M-Agriculture Services in India [Roundup]

Insufficiencies in physical infrastructure, problems and poor access to agriculture-related information have been the major constraints on the growth of agricultural productivity in India. Over the past few years, the rapid growth of mobile telephony enabled a variety of m-agricultural…

15 Years Ago, India Made its First Cellular Call on this Date

As far as forecasts are concerned, India is expected to touch 1.159 billion subscribers by end of 2013 and the industry is expected to reach Rs 344,921 crore (US$ 73.47 billion) by 2012 at a growth rate of over 26 per cent.

News Roundup: Nokia Music Store in India, mChek on Voice..and more

Nokia has launched it’s music store in India, Reliance has announced it’s rural focus (grameen VAS and more).

News Roundup – IMI Mobile Acquires Mobyko, 3G Auction to fetch Rs 35,000 cr..and more

IMI Mobile Acquires Mobyko, Mobile social backup service Hyderabad based IMI Mobile has acquired Mobyko, mobile backup and content sharing service. Mobyko lets people sync their mobile contacts, calendar, photos, video, SMS and other files to its web locker, and…