– The Indian Government is planning to auction spectrum in the 700 MHz band for wireless broadband, which could provide an alternative BWA spectrum sold in last years auction. Read more at DNA

– Airtel has launched 3G services in Mumbai. Press Release

– Warner Brothers will let Facebook users buy or rent selected movie titles on its Facebook movie pages by paying through Facebook credits. Press Release

– Reliance Communications has been granted a $1.93 billion (Rs 8700 crore) loan from the China Development Bank to finance its 3G spectrum auction cost. It will benefit from extended Loan Maturity of 10 years, and substantial interest cost savings. It will commence drawdown beginning in March 2011.

– Smart Chip, the Indian subsidiary of Morpho(Safran Group) has till now issued 20 million smart-card based electronic driver’s licenses and registration certificates in India. Press Release

– Microsoft has integrated Deals in its Bing search engine, which will list out deals in different cities and towns across the US from different deal aggregators including GroupOn, Living Social and Restaurant.com. Users will be able to filter amongst daily deals and deals near their location. In addition, if a business offers a deal, it will be categorically mentioned under its business listing on Bing. Read more on Bing Community Blog

– Edutor Technologies has launched the Edutor Advantage e40, a handheld home Learning Device for CBSE school students upto class 10th. Press Release

– Deals And You has announced that it has acquired 1 million members. Press Release

– Tata Communications, has partnered with Cloud.com to use the company’s flagship product,CloudStack, for its public cloud offering, InstaCompute. Press Release