Mobile

On the heels of Olacabs launching an in-app wallet, radio cab service Meru Cabs has also released an in-app prepaid wallet to offer cashless taxi rides. ... Continue_Reading
What do you do when you want to offer cashless taxi rides to consumers but are prohibited by RBI’s recurring rules to do so? You launch an in-app prepaid wallet. Online ... Continue_Reading
Once known as a browser for feature phones, 47% of Opera Mini users in India are now on smartphones, according to the company’s State of the Android Mobile Web report. ... Continue_Reading
NDTV Convergence has partnered mobile ad network InMobi to introduce native ads on its mobile app. ... Continue_Reading
Price comparison service MySmartPrice has launched a new price comparison service on WhatsApp. The feature is based on a non-official WhatsApp API available on GitHub developed by Max Kovaljov. Users ... Continue_Reading
Flipkart owned e-commerce company Myntra appears to be getting rather desperate when it comes to pushing promotions over SMS: Just over the past couple of days, as a DND customer, ... Continue_Reading
Indian Railways has launched a new ‘book meals through SMS’ service that went live today, reports Press Trust of India. Railway passengers on a few select trains can now SMS ... Continue_Reading
Japanese messaging app LINE, has decided against an initial public offering (IPO) this year, reports Bloomberg. The company said it had considered an IPO for its overseas growth strategy, but ... Continue_Reading
Low-cost mobile devices manufacturer Datawind is set to launch an Rs 2,000 smartphone bundled with free internet for life before Diwali (October 23), reports Press Trust of India. However, the ... Continue_Reading
Indian mobile handset manufacturer Micromax and state-run telecom firm BSNL have tied-up to offer consumers select Micromax devices bundled with up to 2GB of free data usage per quarter, reports ... Continue_Reading
Close on the heels of Octro*, the creator of the mobile gaming app Teen Patti raising $15 million from Sequoia Capital India, Red Monster Games India, the creator of Real Teen Patti has ... Continue_Reading
After launching text updates for news via SMS in English last year, All India Radio has extended the service to include 5 regional languages including Hindi, Marathi, Sanskrit, Dogri, and ... Continue_Reading