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Loop Mobile launches customer service on wheels
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Loop Mobile launches customer service on wheels

Loop Mobile vans to travel across city providing customer services and support as Loop Mobile outlets would.

Tata Tele to compensate for poor customer care
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Tata Tele to compensate for poor customer care

Tata Teleservices has announced that it will guarantee compensation for Tata Indicom customers if the pre-determined service levels are not met.

Further growth will come from prepaid segment: F&S
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Further growth will come from prepaid segment: F&S

Research firm says that South Asian countries are characterized by low mobile penetration despite several operators.

BSNL starts fixed mobile convergence trials
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BSNL starts fixed mobile convergence trials

BSNL gears up to launch fixed mobile convergence services to save spectrum and facilitate better voice quality.

Maximum mobile ad impressions in India come from Nokia phones: AdMob
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Maximum mobile ad impressions in India come from Nokia phones: AdMob

AdMob's Mobile Metrics report publishes analytics data on Indian mobile web users.

Reliance Mobile launches weekend-based plan
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Reliance Mobile launches weekend-based plan

The offer allows free Reliance-to-Reliance calls during weekends.

BSNL plans to have 250,000 WiMax users by December
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BSNL plans to have 250,000 WiMax users by December

The state-owned telco plans to launch urban WiMax in Kerala and Punjab by March this year and expand its rural WiMax presence.

CDMA industry seeks growth
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CDMA industry seeks growth

Operator-independent CDMA phones, cost-effectiveness and lack of GSM spectrum show positive signs for CDMA growth.

SBI plans mobile banking expansion
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SBI plans mobile banking expansion

State Bank of India said it is focusing on mobile banking, particularly in rural areas, and will soon issue tenders for payment system gateway solutions.

WSJ India to launch mobile app, ties up with Naukri
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WSJ India to launch mobile app, ties up with Naukri

The collaboration between Wall Street Journal India and Naukri.com will allow users to search for premium jobs on the WSJ website and through a soon to be released mobile application.

Mobile phone sales at 1.2 billion units in 2009
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Mobile phone sales at 1.2 billion units in 2009

A Gartner study says that intense price competition in 2009 put pressure on average selling prices of major handset manufacturers.

Tata Docomo offers SIM-based value added services
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Tata Docomo offers SIM-based value added services

The operator has partnered with Gemalto to bring apps and services embedded in Tata Docomo SIM cards.

MTNL offers unlimited free video calling
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MTNL offers unlimited free video calling

MTNL has announced a 3G offer in the Mumbai circle for its postpaid and prepaid GSM customers, which entitles them to unlimited free local video calls to other MTNL customers.

Mobile World Congress: Is memory the new bandwidth?
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Mobile World Congress: Is memory the new bandwidth?

Neeraj Roy of Hungama writes about a new technology which allows streaming of data on memory cards.

Mid-Day enables mobile-newspaper integration
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Mid-Day enables mobile-newspaper integration

Mid Day's new application allows readers to view files linked to stories in the paper on their mobile phones.

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