Date: 19th to 26th June 2009
Segments: Editors Picks, Your Picks, Industry News, Events, Lists

We’re In This Together

Twelve months ago, to this day, MediaNama went live with an interview that many still consider the most important story we’ve done till date, bringing to light, some key issues related to the ads-for-equity deals. Just a few days before we went live, a senior industry executive had asked me how the “new site” is going to be different from the rest. Read the rest here


— Q409: CyberMedia Net Loss Doubles; Media Services Contribution Rises; Annual Results

Budget Demands 2009

— Budget 09 Demands: CII On Broadband, Indic Languages, Telemedicine, USO Fund, Spectrum & Taxes
— Budget Demands 2009: Duty Cuts, Tax Holidays; DTH, Cable, TV; Past Budgets

Editors Picks
— Smart Cards For National ID In India; Need For Single ID? Impact On Mobile Biz
— STAR Player Puts Content On Webdunia; The Independent Video Aggregator?

Your Picks

— Ibibo To Launch E-Commerce Biz Tradus In India
— Indian Applications On Android Powered HTC Magic Launched In India
— Hungama To Launch Unlimited Download Music Store
— Malayala Manorama To Launch Education Portal

Industry News

— Sachet VAS: RCOM’s Daily Pricing Strategy; Effect On ARPU
— Tanla Picks Up 5% More In Openbit
— Pearson Invests $12.5Mn In TutorVista, JV With EduComp & Future Plans
— Is There A Case For To Launch Bengali, Tamil, Telugu & Marathi Sites?
— C Sivasankaran To Buy 51% Stake In S Tel

— RoundUp: Alibaba; PolicyBazaar; WiMAX; Eterno Newshunt; MapMyIndia
— Provides Video Content To MSN, Sify, Bebo, YouTube, Dailymotion
— Roundup: Mobile Mkt Association; TRAI; 99 Acres; Alliance Lumiere; Sikkim 3G; WatchIndia; Aircel
— RoundUp: DoT; MeritNation; IndyaRocks’ SMS Gold Service; Games2Win
— Zapak Gets Wanted: MMOGs, Credit & ECommerce


– Circlewise List Of Telecom Operators
– Short Code Services in India
– Statewise Broadband Subscribers
– Digital Payment Companies in India

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