BBM Starts offering Timed Messages and Message Retraction premium features free for three months

BBM will now offer Timed Messages and Message Retraction premium features for free and without restriction to BBM users over the next three months. After this time, unrestricted access to these features will become part of a broader bundle of features that will be offered as part of a BBM subscription. · Timed Messages: By setting a timer you can control how long messages and pictures you share with contacts […]..

Operators request to postpone the next spectrum auction

Airtel, Vodafone, Idea and Reliance have sent a joint letter to the Telecommunication Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad and Prime Minister Narendra Modi requesting to postpone the next spectrum auction till sufficient spectrum across bands are available for sale. Bharti Airtel currently holds 900 MHz in 13 non-metro circles. Vodafone and Idea have 900 Mhz spectrum in 9 non-metro service areas. All the 9 non-metro spectrums of India and six spectrums each of Airtel […]..

Samsung announces Galaxy A3 and Galaxy A5 with ultra-thin metal bodies and 5MP front-facing cameras

At last, Samsung has announced two new mid-range smartphones with premium builds; the Galaxy A3 and the Galaxy A5. Both smartphones have ultra-thin premium metal unibodies with a waistline under 7mm. Both the device are powered by quad-core processors, run Android 4.4 KitKat, and come with 5-megapixel front-facing cameras. Both the devices come in LTE variants and NFC chips but it is still not clear whether Samsung will launch LTE variants of the Galaxy […]..

Reliance Communication Brings Mumbai, Pune & Hyderabad under Pro 3 Network

Reliance Communications has silently expanded their CDMA Rev B phase II services, Pro 3 to three new metros – Mumbai, Pune & Hyderabad. Initially the service was limited to Bangalore & Chennai. Unlike MTS (Ultra offers up to 9.8Mbps) & Tata Docomo (Photon Max offers upto 6.2Mbps), Reliance Pro 3 is using 3 carriers to boost the downlink upto 14.7 Mbps. Rcom was the pioneer of CDMA technology in India, […]..

BSNL revises Broadband and Landline plans in Maharashtra

We recently brought you the story of BSNL revising two of its BB and LL plans in Maharashtra. Well they have now revised the tariffs of even more plans. Here’s a list of changes: BBG 275 has been revised to BBG325 and the fixed monthly charge has increased from Rs 275 to Rs 325. BB Home UL545 has been revised to BB Home UL645 with the FMC going to Rs […]..

Airtel Digital TV and DishTV publish their Q2 2014-15 revenues

Airtel and DishTV have published their Q2 2014-15 ending 30th September results and the results are a mixed bag. The television and broadcasting sector is undergoing a change so things might just improve in future. Here’s what the results are: Airtel:  Airtel’s total revenue was Rs. 626.3 crore. Its earnings before interest and taxes stand at a loss of Rs 67.7 crores which is not really a good sign. It […]..