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Tweet Telenor has reported a 32% increase in its active Internet user base in India for the six months ended June 30, 2014. While the telco hasn’t disclosed any specific number on ... Continue_Reading
Tweet E-commerce major Flipkart is raising a massive $1 billion investment from existing investors DST Global, Tiger Global, Accel Partners and several new investors, reports The Economic Times citing two sources. ... Continue_Reading
Tweet The subscriber growth rate of the direct to Home television services operator Dish TV seems to be improving, albeit marginally: It added 0.332 million net subscribers for the quarter ended June 30, 2014 (Q1-FY15), ... Continue_Reading
Tweet Yahoo’s acquisition spree continues: The company has reached a definitive agreement to acquire the mobile app analytics and advertising firm Flurry. While the deal size was not disclosed, TechCrunch cites a ... Continue_Reading
Tweet Many file sharing, storage and torrent sites that where blocked for the 2014 FIFA World Cup, as still blocked by multiple ISP’s: MediaNama has checked on MTNL (Delhi), Reliance ... Continue_Reading
Tweet Idea Cellular has reported 27.9 million mobile data subscriptions for the quarter ended June 30, 2014, registering a 10.5% growth from 25.26 million mobile data subscriptions in the previous quarter. ... Continue_Reading
Tweet Info Edge Ltd, which owns Naukri.com, Jeevansathi, 99Acres, Shiksha.com, among others has received board approval to raise up to Rs 750 crore in one or two tranches through qualified ... Continue_Reading
Tweet Google has reported consolidated revenues of $16 billion for the quarter ended June 30, 2014, registering a 22% increase from $14.11 billion revenue in the same quarter last year. ... Continue_Reading
Tweet Nikhil adds: Perhaps it’s just a co-incidence, but there is an interesting Airtel connection to look at. Arora was on Airtel’s board from 2008 to March 2014. Of late, ... Continue_Reading
Tweet Mumbai-based social wishlist site Wishberg is shutting down and the founders Pravin Jadhav and Kulin Shah are moving to the Sequoia Capital-backed online recharge and couponing site Freecharge. ... Continue_Reading
Tweet Canadian tablet manufacturer Datawind, known for making the Aakash tablets, has raised C$30 million (around $27.86 million) from its initial public offering (IPO) on the Toronto Stock Exchange last week. ... Continue_Reading
Tweet Yahoo has reported Asia Pacific revenues (excluding traffic acquisition costs) of $177.5 million for the quarter ended June 30, 2014, registering a 8.3% decline from $193.5 million in the same quarter last year. ... Continue_Reading