Analysis

TT Poll : Share your views on Airtel myPlan and Idea !Plan

While idea cellular is still offering a flavour of it's old postpaid plans along with the newly introduced !plan, airtel totally dumped off the old postpaid plans to new postpaid customers and boarded on to these so called flexible plans along with few mandatory plans. Airtel had initially launched these plans for postpaid users and idea cellular quickly replicated these for it's postpaid users while still offering other plans as

Govt To Create Super Regulator To Replace TRAI, TDSAT; Is It A Good Idea?

We missed out on this one but is important. The modi government is looking to create a super regulation for the communication sector, to be called as Communications Commission. This new body will replace the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India. The bill proposes that the constitution consist of a 6 member regulator with one chairman, who will have 5 year tenure, and members from sectors like telecom, broadcasting, finance, management

IFA 2014: Nokia Lumia 730 Dual SIM and Lumia 830 are worthy upgrades but will they sell?

At their IFA 2014 event, Microsoft has revealed three new mid-range Windows Phone devices; the Nokia Lumia 730 Dual SIM, Nokia Lumia 735 and Nokia Lumia 830. All of them are mid-range smartphones and they come with some interesting camera features. Nokia's smartphones are known to have exceptional build quality, smooth performance and great camera experience. But in the age of the Xiaomi Mi 3 and Asus Zenfone 5, will

Idea and Vodafone Offers best Online Streaming Experience Compared to other Operators in our Analysis

Ever wondered if you can stream something on your EDGE connection? What's the quality of Data performance your Network is offering on continuous basis? Are your Downlinks very spontaneous? When ever i used to perform a speed test i used to have an inner feeling that these tests just give a max speed output attained during a data transfer and is it the same quality we are getting throughout

TelecomTALK Effect: Major Relief for BSNL Night Unlimited Broadband Customers

The past three months were worrisome for a large number of BSNL customers who were on night unlimited plans. We had first reported (in June 2014) about a possible drastic plan change that would take away the night unlimited part from the price plan i.e., customers would be charged for night usage albeit at a lesser rate. However, several BSNL circles / telecom districts failed to intimate customers on time

Is BSNL’s Broadband Strategy Hurting its own Growth and Driving Customers Away?

Since mid-July we have witnessed uproar at TelecomTALK against BSNL's move of unilaterally changing tariffs for night unlimited plans. Several BSNL night unlimited broadband plan customers received huge bills for the month of July. Those who normally pay less than Rs. 1000 were served bills several times higher, like Rs. 25,000. No one left any stone unturned in trying to convince BSNL about the latter's unjustified move and requested to