Wednesday January 28, 2015
The government made a push on Wednesday to bolster its strained finances, offering to sell a stake in miner Coal India and more mobile phone airwaves as it aimed to deliver on a promise to trim its fiscal deficit.
Tuesday January 27, 2015
The government has postponed until March 4 the auction of mobile phone airwaves through which it is expected to raise $10 billion (around Rs 60,000 crore), according to an official notice on Tuesday.
Press Trust of India | Friday January 23, 2015
Market research firm eMarketer says by 2017, India will have the largest mobile phone user base at 145.9 million followed by the US at 138.8 million
Associated Press | Friday January 23, 2015
The move follows T-Mobile's announcement last month that it will allow customers to carry over unused cellular-data allotments.
Associated Press | Thursday January 22, 2015
Google is expected to reach deals to buy wholesale access to Sprint and T-Mobile mobile voice and data networks.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday January 22, 2015
All phone lines at ITC Maurya will be monitored by the Delhi Police and US Secret Service from Januray 24 evening, a day before US President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle arrive in New Delhi for their three-day stay in India.
Hitesh Arora | Wednesday January 21, 2015
While these two features will not be around, the Chrome tab sync feature will provide similar functionality.
Nick Wingfield, The New York Times | Wednesday January 21, 2015
Games are the biggest category of apps for mobile phones and are historically one of the big drivers of consumer purchases of new PCs.
Tuesday January 20, 2015
Bengaluru-based ZipDial gives clients phone numbers for use in marketing campaigns. Consumers call the numbers and hang up before connecting and incurring charges, and then receive promotion-related text messages.
Nick Wingfield, The New York Times | Monday January 19, 2015
A look at Microsoft's latest push into the mobile world, currently dominated by Google, Apple and Samsung.
World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 15, 2015
Using smartphone apps with daily text messages or videos may encourage you to think about dieting and eating well, helping you lose more weight, a new study has found.
Hitesh Arora | Monday January 12, 2015
A report from China citing an insider of the mobile phone industry suggested that if MediaTek's plans work out well then the new line of processors will see light this year.
Reuters | Wednesday January 7, 2015
The discovery of the contract by Internet users has created a sensation on Chinese social media.
Tuesday January 6, 2015
The government has set up a joint task force with industry to rejuvenate nation's mobile phone manufacturing ecosystem with a view to achieve production of 500 million units of mobile handsets by 2019.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 6, 2015
The mobile phone segment is expected to grow 3.7 percent to reach 1.9 billion from 1.83 billion last year.
Tuesday January 6, 2015
Shares in Bharti Airtel fell as much as 2.4 per cent on Tuesday due to concerns about the cost of acquiring mobile phone airwaves at an auction planned by the government.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday January 2, 2015
Have you ever woken up full of regret about the messages you sent the night before? A new smartphone app could help!
Brian X. Chen, The New York Times | Thursday January 1, 2015
Welcome to the confounding world of wireless phone billing plans.
Kolkata News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 30, 2014
A teleserial actress was allegedly molested, and her mobile phone was snatched, near her home in the southern fringes of Kolkata in the early hours of Monday.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday December 29, 2014
A huge number of pre-paid mobile phone users in Pakistan may lose their connections since telecom operators have expressed their "inability" to re-verify the subscribers within a 28-day deadline set by the government.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday December 28, 2014
Desperate passengers pleaded via mobile phone to be saved from a burning ferry off the Greek island of Corfu today as rescuers battled gale-force winds to get to them.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 24, 2014
Industry body Indian Cellular Association made the statement in a report submitted to the government.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 20, 2014
A 24-year-old youth died after his mobile phone exploded while it was being charged in Korma village under Nainwa police station in Bundi, police said.
247 | Monday December 15, 2014
Ashton Kutcher and his fiancee Mila Kunis welcomed their daughter Wyatt 10 weeks ago and the actor feels having a newborn baby is like when you get a new mobile phone