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NBA launches web, mobile sites in India
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NBA launches web, mobile sites in India

The new sites will offer live games, video highlights, select Hindi content, player blogs and original columns from two India-based NBA journalists.

MNP Countdown: Combating the churn
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MNP Countdown: Combating the churn

Customers may be rejoicing at the power of mobile number portability, which will soon be in their hands. But are operators ready for the churn?

Nimbuzz adds Twitter function to new app
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Nimbuzz adds Twitter function to new app

Using this application, a Nimbuzz user on Symbian can use a Twitter client that includes timelines, direct messaging, searches, trends and profiles.

Newspapers turn mobile-friendly
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Newspapers turn mobile-friendly

After the online medium, newspapers are warming up to the mobile screen. But don't expect it to replace your daily printed version just yet...

Mobile banking can reach the unbanked
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Mobile banking can reach the unbanked

At the Mobile and Money India 2009 event held in Mumbai on Wednesday, speakers talked about the importance of bringing mobile banking to the unbanked.

New app enables video content sharing
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New app enables video content sharing

Through mBit, users can share photos, videos, music and text from their mobile phones. The service is compatible with only 3G handsets.

MNP Countdown: Who is more likely to change operators
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MNP Countdown: Who is more likely to change operators

With TRAI introducing Mobile Number Portability (MNP), there have been many speculations over who is likely to shift operators - the prepaid or the postpaid subscriber.

Vodafone reduces roaming rates to 1.50 paise
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Vodafone reduces roaming rates to 1.50 paise

Voice tariffs, SMS and now roaming rates are getting slashed.

Uninor GSM service launched in 7 circles
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Uninor GSM service launched in 7 circles

The network will cover a national footprint of close to 600 million. Call rates have been fixed at 29 paise per minute.

Further tariff cuts only with fall in taxes, says Kohli, Airtel
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Further tariff cuts only with fall in taxes, says Kohli, Airtel

Manoj Kohli of Bharti Airtel said that mobile tariffs will fall further only if there is a cut in the high levies in the telecom sector.

Mobile commerce set to take off in India
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Mobile commerce set to take off in India

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 – anytime and anywhere.

Tata's new service to stream live TV on broadband
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Tata's new service to stream live TV on broadband

The new application, Photon TV, will allow Tata Photon Plus postpaid subscribers to watch live television channels on their PCs and laptops.

MTNL buckles, launches pay-per-second plan
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MTNL buckles, launches pay-per-second plan

The state telco has finally joined the tariff war by launching its pay per second plan. It had earlier said that it would not introduce such a plan.

Nokia launches advanced messaging app with E72
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Nokia launches advanced messaging app with E72

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.

SMS rates set for freefall, now at one paisa
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SMS rates set for freefall, now at one paisa

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

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