Rudradeep

About the author: The happy guy RDB (stands for Rudradeep Biswas) has been writing for Telecomtalk since 2009, covering mobile operators, 3G, broadband, WiFi, 4G, LTE, telecom policies and what-not related to Indian telecom. He is by profession a doctor, did his MBBS from R.G.Kar Medical College, Kolkata.

Idea users with BlackBerry OS 7 devices can now avail BIS 1GB 2G plan at Rs.83 per month

BlackBerry in association with Idea Cellular has today announced a special offer on 1GB data plan for its customers using Idea postpaid connections. Idea users with BlackBerry OS 7 devices can now avail BIS 1GB 2G plan at just Rs. 83 per month, with an annual rental plan of Rs. 999 taxes extra. To activate the plan, Idea user just needs to SMS ‘ACT999ARP’ to 12345. The offer is available

MTS India Launches ‘MTS Movies’ offers Free Movie Viewing For Its Data & Smartphone Customers

MTS  has launched ‘MTS Movies’, an online movieplex that enables free movie viewing for its Data and Smartphone customers. MTS India has partnered with Shotz7 to bring to its customers a gallery of more than 800 exclusive short films with a new movie also releasing every Friday. Currently MTS Movies showcases films in Hindi and English, however going forward, the Company plans to bring short films in Tamil, Kannada, Bangla

Future of Mobile Virtual Players is Bright in India, Provided Regulations at Place

In my last article I explained how Indian ventures via 'PSEUDO-MVNO' route failed to sustain. But in the changed situation in the telecom sector, which includes less competition, exit of most new operators, power to incumbents, standardized tariff regime, expansion of 3G coverage & hence more uptake, upcoming 4G based mobile broadband, aggressive growth of mobile internet in urban areas, interest in mobile internet in rural areas, gross difference between

‘Vodafone Tuesday’s programme Now in Delhi-NCR region

Vodafone India has launched its popular ‘Vodafone Tuesday’s programme in the Delhi-NCR region! Vodafone has gone a step further by associating with some exciting brands to offer 1+1 every Tuesday exclusively for Vodafone Customers. Vodafone customers in Delhi-NCR can now avail exciting “Buy 1 Get 1 Free” offers at select restaurants, salons and entertainment theme parks. While, traditionally, Tuesdays are seen as mundane work filled day, with attractive ‘Buy one

MediaTek Launches new Research & Development (R&D) facility at Bengaluru

MediaTek Inc has launched its new Research & Development (R&D) facility at Bengaluru. The new R&D center will be to develop innovative solutions for wireless communications and establish MediaTek’s presence in other core segments like connectivity & home entertainment devices. With this new investment, MediaTek is set to boost its R&D capability in India to enhance its technology competitiveness and to enable the development of affordable solutions that meet the needs of

Review : MTS MBlaze Power WiFi Dongle With Power Bank

We have got a new Internet device at our place, thanks to Team MTS India. The device is MTS 3GPlus WiFi Router / power bank. MTS with its data driven strategy, has launched country's first operator branded USB dongle cum Wifi router (Huawei launched HiLink series of such devices, but these were unlocked GSM/3G devices). But this device from MTS is simply innovative for a market where GSM is predominant. With