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January 15th, 2012 11:33 AM 5 COMMENTS

Telecom Sector To Look The Green Way as the Government Cracks the Whip

The GovT of India has accepted TRAI's recommendations on approach towards Green Telecommunications. Greenpeace has been consistently engaging with the telecom sector including the need for public disclosure of carbon emissions establishing clear targets for telecom towers to be powered by Renewable energy and phase out diesel consumption. Mrinmoy Chattaraj, Climate and Energy Campaigner, Greenpeace India quoted “In the absence of tangible and substantive action by the sector, such a... Read More

January 11th, 2012 6:52 PM 12 COMMENTS

Idea Introduces Pongal Offer in Tamil Nadu & Chennai

Idea has launched “More than Full Talk Time” offer as part of Pongal the offers as the name suggest, provides Idea subscribers with more talk time value than the actual cost of the recharge voucher. Idea subscribers can now get Rs. 134 Talk time on Recharge of Rs. 111 and a talktime of Rs. 260 on Recharge of Rs.222.Both these products are available only on Flexi and this Special Pongal... Read More

January 3rd, 2012 2:42 PM 12 COMMENTS

IRCTC Goes Mobile Friendly, Launches Mobile Ticketing Portal

IRCTC the one stop portal for online rail ticket booking today launched its much awaited mobile portal , now rail commuters can book ticket from there own mobile phone by visiting IRCTC's official mobile portal irctc.co.in/mobile. Looking at the initial stage the site looks simple with clean interface and the loading time is also faster compared to its web portal, although when we tried to book a ticket in couple... Read More

December 24th, 2011 2:26 PM 4 COMMENTS

Matrix Cellular Now Offers Data Solutions on International Roaming

Matrix Cellular has come up with new services to its bouquet addressing the innate need of people to stay connected at all times who are on international roaming. Using data services on your Smartphone while on International Roaming can be a costly ordeal. Unknown to many, reading emails, browsing through websites or even using your BBM while travelling on International Roaming can be expensive. The new service allows travelers to... Read More

December 23rd, 2011 3:28 PM 0 COMMENTS

Loop Mobile Announces Christmas offers

Loop Mobile has introduced a bouquet of offers including caller tunes, voice greetings and festive wallpapers, songs and much more. A subscriber can now send voice greetings to their loved ones through M-Greet. One can either choose pre-recorded greetings or record an exciting greeting in your own voice especially for your near and dear ones and send through your handset at Re 1/greeting and Rs.10/month. Loop mobile has also come... Read More

December 22nd, 2011 10:53 AM 14 COMMENTS

Salora Now offers 7.2Mbps 3G Data Card At Rs 1900

Salora has come up with  Zapper-3G Data Card which now supports fast download speeds up to 7.2Mbps and upload speeds up to 5.76Mbps. Operating on HSPA/UMTS 2100MHz frequency with support for EDGE/GPRS/GSM 850/900/1800/1900MHz. The device offers a high speed USB 2.0 support along with an external memory slot via Micro SD of 32 GB capacity it has an internal antenna for ease-of-use and puts in an inbuilt multi color LED... Read More

December 17th, 2011 9:10 PM 6 COMMENTS

Telecom Sector Under Question Over Its Diesel Consumption

Earlier this year Greenpeace in its report “Dirty Talking A case for telecom sector to shift from diesel to renewable”, highlighted the aggressive exploitation of diesel by the sector, as the second largest consumer, resulting in a loss of over Rs. 2600 crore to the state exchequer annually. It’s been over 3 months since the Bharti Airtel led Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI) failed to deliver on its commitment... Read More

December 13th, 2011 1:07 PM 16 COMMENTS

Uninor Now Offers Local And STD Calls at 30 Paise Per Minute

Uninor today announced the launch of lowest call rate of 30paise per minute for both new and existing subscribers in the Kolkata circle. Customers can now enjoy both local and STD calls at 30paise per minute with the special tariff vouchers of Rs. 23, 29 and 36 for 30days. To restate their campaign ‘Kom Dame Besi Kotha’, Uninor offers the cheapest call rates of 30paisa per minute for its both... Read More

November 29th, 2011 2:15 PM 15 COMMENTS

Idea’s New Recharge Vouchers To Offer Free Calling Benefits

IDEA Cellular today announced the launch of special recharge vouchers for its new and existing prepaid subscribers in Kolkata and West Bengal, giving them the benefit of calling the large base of Idea users and other mobile users for free! The new recharge vouchers offer bulk minutes on mobile to mobile calling, thus giving more talktime to Idea’s prepaid users. The recharge voucher priced at Rs. 101 will provide new... Read More

November 23rd, 2011 6:54 PM 2 COMMENTS

Xage Launches Ultra Small Track Pad Metal Body Handset M144

XAGE Launches its first Ultra Small Track Pad with 3 Dimension Metal Body handset M144 with Dual sim and Dual Standby option. M144 comes with exciting features and it has a 2.0 color screen.It has also got a 3 Dimension look which gives the handset an amazing look and feel for the user. It supports Micro Card up to 8GB which helps in storing large amount of data like songs,... Read More

November 18th, 2011 3:16 AM 20 COMMENTS

Visa Prepaid Accounts Now On Mobile Phones

Visa today announced a new product which will serve the needs of unbanked and under banked consumers. Visa seems to be targeting developing countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America for its new mobile based prepaid product. The new product a Visa prepaid account that can be accessed through a mobile phone, offers consumers in developing countries a secure, reliable, globally interoperable electronic payment account. Visa's new product enhance the... Read More

November 11th, 2011 5:40 PM 3 COMMENTS

Loop Mobile Creates Portal For kids Celebrating Children’s Day

Loop mobile has created a exciting kids portal on the occasion of Children’s Day. The portal is interactive where parents can teach their children nursery rhymes by dialing the voice code 5432114. Special features offered by the portal are ‘Karaoke Zone’ and ‘My Album’. Karaoke Zone allows kids to sing to the rhyme tune and dedicate the song at no extra cost. My Album can be used to save the... Read More

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