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.

Vodafone India To Offer Assured prizes (Free Minutes or SMS) on ‘Every Recharge’

Vodafone India today launched a new initiative exclusively for it’s close to 160 million prepaid customer base. The largest nationwide initiative till date, ‘Every Recharge wins’ is an offer true to its word as it awards each customer an assured prize; making every recharging customer a winner! Starting July 24, 2014, every Vodafone prepaid customer who does any prepaid recharge (Top Ups, Bonus Cards, Plan Vouchers, etc.) in any of

MTS India Appoints Ex-Reliance and Ex-Airtel Top Honchos

Sistema Shyam Teleservices, which operates under MTS India brand, has announced the new appointments in key positions in certain circles. Umesh Durve is now the Chief Operating Officer in Karnataka, and Siraj Abbasi will take charge of the Company’s business in UP West circle. Both will directly report to Dmitry Shukov, CEO, MTS India. Prior to joining MTS family, the 23-year industry veteran Umesh Durve was in Bharti Airtel as

Hathway Becomes the first Multi System Operators to Launch DOCSIS 3.0 Network in India, offering speed more than 300Mbps

Broadcom Corporation today announced that its DOCSIS 3.0 based chipset is powering Hathway Cable broadband service. This move will help Hathway to economically and reliably expand services to support high value interactive applications, such as on-demand programming, for both residential and commercial customers. Hathway is the first multi-system operator to launch a DOCSIS 3.0 network in India capable of transmitting high speed data at speeds greater than 300 megabits per

Tata Docomo Launches STV Rs 33 Offering STD calls at 1p/2sec in Karnataka

Tata Docomo has announced the launch of special recharges for its prepaid GSM customers across Karnataka priced at Rs.33, this recharge provides its customers to make all STD mobile calls at just 1p/2 seconds tariff, with stretched validity period of 3 months. Tata Docomo has come out with unique initiatives to reach out to the target customers across Karnataka with a number of 360 degree promotions – Television, Radio, Outdoors

Microsoft to Dry up Nokia- Android Bond, X Series Soon to be Dead

As it should be, Microsoft who owns Nokia Devices now, is going to eliminate Android threat from the house. As per immediate effect Microsoft will shift selected Nokia X designs to Lumia team for more affordable Windows Phone devices, while existing X series phones will be continued to be sold till stock lasts. Before Microsoft's acquisition, Nokia was running trials for its own Android line up which eventually launched as

Airtel Launches 4G services in Patiala

Airtel has launched its 4G services in Patiala, Airtel customers in Punjab - Amritsar, Hoshiarpur, Phagwara, Kapurthala, Chandigarh, Mohali, Panchkula, Ludhiana and Jalandhar can leverage 4G technology capabilities even while roaming across these cities. Customers on iPhone 5s or iPhone 5c can start their mobile 4G experience right away by upgrading to a USIM (Universal SIM) / 4G SIM and selecting a plan/pack of their choice from an affordable range