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.

Karbon launches Titanium Dazzle, Budget Smartphone with disruptive pricing

Karbonn today  launched Titanium Dazzle which offers the best specs in the budget category currently available in the Indian Smartphone market. Karbonn Titanium Dazzle is powered 1.2 GHZ Quad core processor and 1GB RAM and 8GB internal memory expandable upto 32 GB for a lag-free multi-tasking experience. The device is fitted with 12.7 cm (5’in) FWVGA screen for an immersive movie and video viewing experience. With a focus on simplifying [...]

Reliance Jio appoints former Den Networks CEO SN Sharma to lead multi system operator segment

As we know Reliance Jio is awaiting approvals for the pan-India MSO licence, the company is rapidly strengthening its team. Mukesh-Ambani led Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited (RJIL) has appointed former Den Network CEO SN Sharma to lead multi system operator segment. Sharma has over 20 years of experience in electronic media industry. He is credited with creating one of the biggest MSO network, Den Networks.He will be responsible for the day to [...]

MTS India to offer its Prepaid customers free minutes every time India scores a 4 or a 6

MTS today announced World Cup Pack for its prepaid voice customers across all the 9 circles where the company provides telecom services. Prepaid voice customers need to recharge with Rs. 215 to get a host of benefits including full talktime, free subscription of Cricket Alerts and a lot more. In addition, customers will also get an extra minute of local talk time for every 4 or a 6 scored by [...]

Videocon Telecom starts offering unlimited data plan at Rs. 149

Videocon Telecom, has announced Unlimited Data Plans at never before rates. The unique plan is essentially a functional data pack that will keep your smart phone smarter in the true sense, while giving value for money to postpaid plan users across Punjab. Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Arvind Bali, CEO and Director Videocon Telecommunications Ltd. said, “The first demand of any telecom consumer is a good internet plan and we [...]

Videocon Telecom to offer ISD calls at 1 paisa per sec for postpaid users

Videocon Telecom has added an all-new ISD PostPaid Plan for its customers in Punjab. The newly launched ISD Plan comes with a value for money proposition and the lowest tariff on international calling. Videocon postpaid customers in Punjab now can call their loved ones in US/Canada/UK at 1p/sec call rate. This new ISD pack will cost the users Rs. 199 with full talk value and no additional top-up charges. Now [...]

India’s 3G data consumption up by 114%: Nokia Networks

Over 74% increase in mobile data traffic generated by both 2G and 3G mobile broadband services at the end of 2014, compared to the beginning the same year, according to Nokia Networks' MBit Index study. This rise was primarily driven by a strong 3G growth with 114% increase while the 2G data traffic growth was reported to be 41%. According to the study, 3G data consumption was 52% of the [...]

Reliance to offer Twitter Access with no data charges during World Cup 2015

Reliance Communications has partnered with Twitter to provide RCOM customers with the most comprehensive platform to follow the excitement and global commentary as the world’s best 14 cricketing nations compete for the tag of the champion team. One unique aspect of this service is that customers who do not have a Twitter account can also access cricket-related Tweets by logging on to rcom.co.in/cricket on their mobile phones throughout the duration [...]

Spectrum War: Telecom Ministry files petitions in SCI against any stay on upcoming auctions

The telecom ministry has moved Supreme Court of India (SCI) against any stay on the upcoming auction of spectrum slated to start from March 4 if any group submits a plea for a stay. The case is expected to come up for hearing today. The government has decided to auction the 2G bands in March, 2015. DoT will also be releasing a block of 2100 MHz or the 3G band [...]

TAM releases latest ratings for regional channels

According to TAM (Television Audience Measurement) Sun TV continued its number one position with 222,062 GVTs in the Tamil general entertainment channel (GEC) space. It is followed by Star Vijay with 66,863 GVTs and Z Tamil ranked number three with 23,110 GVTs in the Tamil GEC space. Big Magic Ganga led the chart with 1,327 GVTs followed by Mahuaa with 846 GVTs and Anjan at the number third spot with [...]

Will Reliance Jio take Digital India to the next level?

With the government emphasising on Digital India, we hope that we will soon get excellent internet services. Who will be the game changer? The sector has a lot of expectations from Reliance Jio. In my previous articles, I have always talked about cost effective super fast internet connectivity from Jio. But I might be wrong about Jio's Rs 10 per GB 4G data. There are reasons which I are explained [...]

Hike announces its first content partnership with CricBuzz, to offer score updates and more

Hike messenger, India’s only homegrown chat application, today launched ‘World Cup 2015’ on hike, in partnership with CricBuzz, a Times Internet Limited Property.   ‘World Cup 2015’ on hike will allow hikers to avail of score updates, news and analysis curated by Cricbuzz. For every android user on hike, a new chat window, called ‘World Cup 2015’, will appear in the users’ chat list, which will be active during the [...]

Rockstand app acquires CBSE Preparatory Materials

Rockstand today announced the availability of ebooks from leading publishers like S.Chand & Co, Jiwan Publishing House (JPH Books), Full Marks, MBD Group, TERI Press, Lakshmi Publications, Har Anand and Jagran Josh to provide the finest quality CBSE study material to students across the nation. Rockstand Digital is now fully equipped with high-quality CBSE preparatory material on its application and aspires to tackle and simplify the most difficult subjects of [...]

Uninor reported a 38 percent increase in revenue for FY2014, Internet subscriber base up by 106% over 2013

Uninor reported a 38 percent increase in revenue for FY2014. In the financial year ending December 2014, Uninor’s strong business performance continued with 10.85 million new subscriptions being added in its six circles.  The average revenue per user (ARPU) for the company has also gone up by 6 percent in the same period. The ARPU growth was driven by higher usage of Internet services and improved quality of its voice [...]

Airtel starts 3G services in Lachen

Airtel has started offering 3G services in Lachen – a town in North Sikkim district. Even Vodafone India today announced its expansion of its 3G services in Lachen. Airtel has enabled seamless connectivity in Lachen enabling customers to easily stay connected to their dear and near ones. The services were launched in the presence of Pepan - Head of Lachen apart from the Heads of the Lama Community; Lachen Gram [...]

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