India’s largest Direct to Home television services operator, Dish TV has launched an over-the-top (OTT) streaming application DishOnline for Android and iOS.
HERE, Nokia’s mapping business, is launching a community mapping pilot program in India.
Stayzilla, a hotel booking site, has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Matrix Partners, in return of a minority stake in the company.
(By Apurva Chaudhary & Vikas SN) Handset maker Samsung has announced that it plans to add 13 Indian languages to its instant messaging service ChatON by the end of 2013. However, it didn’t disclose any specific details on what these languages would be.
Facebook has extended its Graph Search to include results from status updates, photo captions, check-ins and comments.
Mobile instant messaging and VoIP company Nimbuzz will be launching a conference call facility on its platform, reports The Hindu Business Line. Vikas Saxena, CEO at Nimbuzz, informed the publication that the feature will be live in one or two quarters. Audio conferencing isn’t new: remember Jaxtr and Sabeer Bhatia’s ‘Sabse Bolo’? Jaxtr had audio conferencing, although that…
This is a couple of months old now, but according to a report by ComScore, India now is the second largest online population in the Asia Pacific region, with 11.4% of the 644 million Internet users in Asia Pacific in 2013, as compared to 9.3% share of the 604 million internet users in 2012. Worldwide, India has…
The Goa university has entered into a three year memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Centre for Internet and Society (CIS) for building the Konkani Wikipedia
In a much needed move, the New York state attorney general’s office ordered 19 companies to stop posting fake online reviews of their product/services, and asked them to pay fines totaling $350,000 to settle charges for posting reviews on sites like Google+, Yelp, among others
Microsoft received a total of 321 requests for disclosure of 515 users & accounts from the Indian government in first six months of 2013, it has revealed as a part of its Law Enforcement Requests report,
Limeroad.com, a social shopping platform targeted at women, has launched a Create & Earn initiative, through which it is allowing Limeroad users to earn from the scrapbook they create.
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has recommended telecom companies to implement pan-India inter circle mobile number portability (MNP) within six months.