M-commerce is becoming important not just for operators, but also for banks and various service providers that are using mobile as a window to transact with their customers â€“ anytime and anywhere.
The new application, Photon TV, will allow Tata Photon Plus postpaid subscribers to watch live television channels on their PCs and laptops.
The new device is bundled with the latest version of Nokia Messaging, an email service that enables users to manage multiple mailboxes with a single interface.
RCom has started the tariff war on SMS by offering it at one paisa for prepaid and postpaid customers. This, in an environment where the general cost of an SMS is one rupee
The egg headed creatures will be back in a couple of days to take over your TV screen. For those who were reminded of boiled eggs and felt queasy at the sight of the Zoozoos, this may not be good news.
Outlets of telecom companies such as Airtel and Vodafone may soon double as bank kiosks for financial services like funds transfer or bill payment, especially in parts of the country where there are very few banks or none at all.
The research firm predicts that SMS contribution to revenues will remain at 10% in the coming years but contribution from multimedia will be on a constant rise.
As per IDC's recent report, over 50 per cent of respondents interviewed in India, China, Korea and Thailand are accessing social networking sites using mobile phones.
Created especially for the mobile medium, the voice and SMS service teaches spoken English through simple stories and everyday situations that the common man can relate to.
Users can search for any video across various categories, genres and download it to their GSM mobile phones.
Mobee provides full access to emails via SMS and works with all mails such as Outlook, Gmail and Yahoo on all handsets.
Diamond Comics, the publisher of comic books based on characters such as Chacha Chaudhary, Billoo, Pinky, Phantom and Shaktimaan, has entered into a special arrangement with Rediff.com to make available its content on mobile phones.
The virtual store will offer free applications for users, including the ones meant for the Indian market such as MyPlay, Moneycontrol, Mundu Radio and Arrowmatics.
The service provider has tied up with Corporation Bank and Paymate to launch 'Green Money Transfer', a person to person money transfer service via mobile phones.
As per the partnership, Nokia will offer content available at ITC's e-Choupal network to Nokia Life Tools' customers. The content would initially be provided in UP, MP, Maharashtra and Rajasthan.