Date: 21st to 28th August 2009
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Editors Picks

Updated: Tata Sons Gets Ownership Of MakeMyTrip’s OKTATABYEBYE Domain
India 3G & BWA Spectrum Auction Within 90 Days; Types Of Bidders
RCOM Launches BharatNet Wireless Internet, Grameen VAS For Rural India
Deutsche Telekom Eyes Indian ISP Space; Devas Multimedia Looks To Raise Funds

Interview

Indiagames COO Samir Bangara On Games On Demand, Off-Deck Billing, MGs And More

Stats
July 2009: 14.38M Mobile Connections Added In India; Landlines Sink; Broadband At 6.8M
IDC India: Q2 2009 PC Sales Up 5.2%; Netbooks Double

Stories

Tata DoCoMo Plans R&D Centre For VAS Thrust; Inorganic Growth A Possibility
Nuance To Launch Free-Flow Voice Based Song Search In India
Tata Indicom Extra Offers Pre-Paid WiFi And Broadband VAS; Sify ePort Redux?
NBCU To Launch Sports Video Streaming Site In India: Report
Airtel Launches M-Commerce IVR With mChek
NetworkPlay Signs On Airtel For CPM Advertising On DTH; Eyes Mobile, Video

DesiMartini’s Games Powered By Zapak; Adds Content From HT City
Astrology Futures: NDTV-Astrolife; ExpressIndia-GaneshaSpeaks; Indiatimes Astrospeak
— Pyramid Saimira To Raise $100M; Detaches Production, Distribution Wings
Google Provides Apps To Sri Lanka’s Mobitel

Industry Moves
Pankaj Tibrewal Is Futurebazaar.com CEO; Sankarson Banerjee Joins India Infoline
CEO Moves: Chandra – NDTV Convergence; Mulekar – Chandamama

News Digests:
Lanka TV Digitization; Ralph Simon; Dr Batras; Banglalink; Hexolabs; Direcpay, Redbus, Airtel Lanka
Tigo, Deccan Chronicle, CDOT, DQE, Sistema, RCOM, Web18, Kyazoonga
MyFM, RCOM, Shaadi, IRCTC, TringMe, Nokia, SBI, IRDA, FrontLine, Tejas, Swan, TechM

Events

— Sep 2nd 2009: Mobile Content & Services (IAMAI), Delhi
— Sep 2nd 2009: Qualcomm India On 2009, Delhi

Lists

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