March 10th, 2011 4:59 PM 16 COMMENTS

MTS Offers 50 Percent Extra Data Usage on MBlaze STVs

MTS India today announced special offers for its EVDO based Mblaze High Speed Mobile Broadband service.MTS has now made available MBlaze, Data Card for Rs 1999 along with 5GB data usage for the first month. The power packed offer also enables new MBlaze customers to get 50% extra data usage by recharging through Special Tariff Vouchers (STV) ranging from Rs 496 to Rs 899. MBlaze customers now get 50% extra... Read More

March 10th, 2011 12:02 AM 16 COMMENTS

MTNL Launches Two New Broadband Plan for Mumbai

In attempt to provide Broadband Internet connectivity at affordable rates with flexible tariff plan to the peoples of Mumbai, Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd (MTNL), cities largest Broadband service provider, today announced the launch of two new BILL-CAP based Circuit Breaker Broadband plan with 2 Mbps Speed dubbed as "Limited bhi Unlimited Bhi." MTNL’s new innovative Freedom-297 and Freedom-497 plans are specially tailored for bill conscious and limited plan subscribers. With... Read More

March 9th, 2011 6:19 PM 4 COMMENTS

MTNL Waives off Upfront ADSL Modem Charges For Broadband

Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd (MTNL), Mumbai’s largest Broadband and total telecom service provider, today announced good offer for it prospective broadband subscribers. Now all new MTNL Broadand subscribers (any tariff plan) in Mumbai telecom circle can save up Rs.600 for Upfront ADSL Modem charges. MTNL Waive off one time Upfront charges for Broadband CPE /ADSL Modem charges of Rs.300 for Normal Modem and Rs.600 for Wireless ADSL Modem for all... Read More

March 9th, 2011 12:39 AM 30 COMMENTS

PVT CDMA Operators & Their Meaningless 1x Unlimited Plan

Pioneered by Qualcomm, Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) is one of the most popular wireless air interface standard which provides excellent data and voice services. Though mainframe CDMA is not widely used over the globe, WCDMA – a variant of CDMA is deployed as 3rd generation GSM networks. Read more CDMA in India – Past, Present and Future. CDMA2000 1X, a major upgrade over CDMAone is the core CDMA2000 wireless... Read More

March 8th, 2011 12:59 AM 68 COMMENTS

Why Broadband Is So Poor In India?

You must have thought few times - why really speeds are so slow. If not slow, then you have “capping”. Fact is - most of broadband connections in India are “capped” in either speeds or in usage. When you can get 2Mbps speed for 250Rs a month plan, why speeds get 1/4th when you go for un-metered 512Kbps plan? I started working on a project to improve Internet connectivity in... Read More

March 7th, 2011 7:25 PM 11 COMMENTS

MTNL Cuts Additional Broadband Upload Speed Charges by 70 percent

Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd (MTNL), Mumbai's largest Broadband and total telecom service provider, today announced massive reduction (approx 70% reduction from exiting tariff) in the Charges of Additional Upload Speed Bandwidth on its Triband (broadband) service. At present all Broadband customers are given upload speed upto 256Kbps without any charges across all prepaid and postpaid plans. Now If any MTNL Broadband subscribers (in any tariff plan) require more Upload Bandwidth/... Read More

March 7th, 2011 12:53 PM 4 COMMENTS

Spectranet Partners With Aircel To Deploy Wi-Fi Hot-Spots

Spectranet has partnered with Aircel to offer high speed Internet access to Aircel customers on Wi-Fi. Spectranet Wi-Fi service can be accessed by Aircel subscribers on all kinds of Wi-Fi enabled devices including mobile phones, laptops and tablets. Aircel subscribers can access the Wi-Fi services by latching onto the “aircel_spectranet” SSID and following a simple two-step registration process. Spectranet, as preferred partner of Aircel, will deploy and manage core &... Read More

March 5th, 2011 5:07 PM 16 COMMENTS

MTNL Launches Low Cost Flexible Prepaid Broadband Plans

Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Limited (MTNL), the largest broadband service provider of Delhi and Mumbai today announced the launch of New Low Cost Prepaid Broadband Plan with 2 Mbps downloading speed specially tailored for for occasional Internet users in Delhi telecom circle. The new prepaid Broadband Service comes with a rent free MTNL Wire-line at one time registration charges of Rs.800 for Non MTNL Landline subscribers while Rs.300 will be applicable... Read More

March 3rd, 2011 2:39 PM 1 COMMENTS

TataTele Join Hands with Jet Airways, Launches Unique Consumer Offers

Tata Teleservices (TTSL), and Jet Airways, have entered into an exclusive partnership to offer something unique for members of JetPrivilege, Jet Airways’ award-winning Frequent Flyer Program. The offer is exclusive to JetPrivilege members who wish to buy either a Tata Photon Plus or Tata Photon Whiz connection, anywhere in India—at a special price of only Rs 1,249 and Rs 699, respectively. This special offer is available only on Tata Photon... Read More

March 3rd, 2011 1:33 PM 5 COMMENTS

MTS Launches MBlaze Mobile Broadband Service in Gujarat

MTS India today announced the launch of its high-speed CDMA EVDO based (upto 3.1Mbps downlink & upto 1.8Mbps uplink) Mobile broadband service MBlaze in 9 cities of Gujarat telecom circle. The operator has rolled out its MBlaze services in Ahmedabad, Baroda, Rajkot, Surat, Gandhinagar, Bhavnagar, Jamnagar , Kodinar and Verawal. With this launch, SSTL has brought in a rich portfolio of world-class voice and data services for its customers in... Read More

February 14th, 2011 12:23 AM 21 COMMENTS

Introducing Another Internet Service Provider – Spectranet

While broadband penetration in India is still below the expectation, and BSNL is the only true pan India broadband service provider with widest coverage we like to introduce a little known ISP Spectranet which is offering cable & wireless broadband and WiFi services in Delhi NCR, Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad & Chandigarh and is extending its footprint to many more cities across India. Spectranet was rolled out in 2000 but... Read More

February 12th, 2011 12:34 PM 19 COMMENTS

BSNL Gives More Free Usage & Extra Validity on Prepaid Broadband

To promote broadband services, country's largest telecommunication company with more than 60% market share in broadband segment, Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) is offering extra data usage and extra validity on its prepaid (wire line) Broadband plans for a promotional period. BSNL revised its prepaid broadband plans for a promotional period of 90 days w.e.f from 7-02-2011. This promotional scheme is available in all circles where BSNL is operational. All... Read More

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