Posts by Apurva Chaudhary

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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. ... Continue_Reading
HERE, Nokia’s mapping business, is launching a community mapping pilot program in India. ... Continue_Reading
Stayzilla, a hotel booking site, has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Matrix Partners, in return of a minority stake in the company. ... Continue_Reading
(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 ... Continue_Reading

Facebook Extends Graph Search To Posts

Facebook has extended its Graph Search to include results from status updates, photo captions, check-ins and comments. ... Continue_Reading

Nimbuzz To Introduce Concall Feature

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 ... Continue_Reading
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 ... Continue_Reading
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 ... Continue_Reading

Will India Act Against Fake Online Reviews?

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 ... Continue_Reading
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 ... Continue_Reading
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. ... Continue_Reading

TRAI Recommends Pan-India MNP Rollout In 6 Months

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has recommended telecom companies to implement pan-India inter circle mobile number portability (MNP) within six months. ... Continue_Reading