Mobile VAS

Bank transactions through mobile without internet soon

Millions of mobile users will now be able to carry out most banking transactions (like PIN change, funds transfer, payment of low value bills, getting new cheque book, bank passbook request and balance enquiries and many more such simple services) using a basic handset. For this, the dealings between a customer and the bank will be possible with a basic handset and without accessing the internet. The Telecom Regulatory Authority

TRAI keen on curbing unsolicited activation of VAS, releases data related to activation, deactivation and complaints

TRAI has just released data related to activation, deactivation and complaints of Value Added Services w.e.f. 1st January 2014 to 30th September 2014. The regulatory authority has been taking steps regularly to prohibit activation of value added services without the consent of consumers. Directions prohibiting the same and procedure regarding obtaining consent from consumers have been issued as well. Customers can deactivate the Value Added Services through a common toll-free

Best Mobile Apps for Live Streaming IPL 2014

The Pepsi IPL 2014 has already started and catching every match live on TV might not possible, especially for working professionals. If you own smartphones, you can still watch the IPL live, right on your smartphone. Here are some of the best apps to catch live streaming of IPL 2014. StarSports.com app can be used to track live scores and even live streaming of all the matches that StarSports hold

Vodafone and Star India Launches Vodafone Sports – Comprehensive Sports Channel on Mobile

Vodafone India today announced a strategic partnership with Star India and announce the launch of ‘Vodafone Sports’ portal on Vodafone Live. This unique offering is a first-of-its-kind service that brings the best on track, on court and on field action to feature phones as well as smartphones and allows customers access to a variety of creatively packaged prime sporting content on the go. Vodafone Sports powered by starsports.com will offer

Vodafone India Launches ‘Vodafone Music’ Android App and WAP Portal

Vodafone India today announced the launch of Vodafone Music Android Mobile App and WAP portal with a unique features which will allow its customers to experience a new age of entertainment via mobile Internet. Vodafone launched a totally new, comprehensive streaming and download music service - Vodafone Music offering a musical treat for its 155 million plus consumers. It is available on WAP on all phones and via an Mobile

India’s Telecom Regulator TRAI Prescribes Tariff for USSD-based Mobile Banking Services

In a bid to promote use of Mobile Banking Services across India,  TRAI has come out with new Guidelines and Tariff on Unstructured Supplementary Service Data known as USSD -based mobile banking services. Telecom regulator TRAI has prescribed that ceiling tariff for an outgoing USSD-based mobile banking service shall be Rs.1.50 per USSD session.  All mobile service providers should facilitate not only the banks, but also the authorized agents of

Vodafone – ICICI Bank’s M-Pesa – Mobile Money Service Launched in Maharashtra

Vodafone India today announced the launch of ‘M-Pesa’ a unique mobile money transfer and payment service in Maharashtra. The financial transactions are provided by ICICI Bank for M-Pesa services. This service will now be available across 286 Tehsils, 33 Districts through 4080 specially trained authorized agents and across 387 Vodafone exclusive retail stores in Matharashtra. ‘M-Pesa’ has been already rolled out in Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, West Bengal, Bihar, Jharkhand, UP

Bharti Airtel Selects Vuclip as Strategic Mobile Video Media Partner for Rs.1 Entertainment Store

Vuclip,video and media company today announced its partnership with Bharti Airtel to power the video section of the Re. 1 Entertainment Store. Airtel mobile entertainment store which brings a host of services including music, games, photos and videos, allows Airtel customers across India to enjoy thousands of premium content videos starting at just Re.1 per video. Vuclip is the mobile video media partner responsible for the technology, product, analytics, and

Mobile VAS Complaints Declined After Strict Norms & Measures Undertaken By TRAI

India's telecom regulator TRAI today said that complaints of false activation of Value Added Services (VAS) have declined after tightens norms and following measures undertaken by it in last few months. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) today issues VAS complaints data shows that in July 2013, the total number of VAS complaints were down to 1,85,468 as compared to 2,59,476 in June,2013. Earlier TRAI stringent guidelines for activation

Exclusive : BSNL Launches Voice SMS Service for 2G and 3G GSM Subscribers

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) one of India’s leading telecommunications service providers today announced the launch of Voice SMS service for its 2G and 3G GSM customers across all circles for a fixed price for 75 paisa. Fun and easy to use, this new service enables BSNL subscribers to send Voice SMS messages to each other in their own voice, rather than by typing. Voice SMS is an enhanced mode