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Weekly Digest (14th-21st October 2011)

MediaNama would like to thank its sponsors: Nazara, One97, Spice Digital and E2E Networks, Intel for their support.


– Oct 22-23 2011, Mumbai: Comic Con Express

AsiaD conference

– #AsiaD: Al Gore Says Internet Journalism Needs To Find Business Models; Online TV Challenges
– #AsiaD: Jack Ma Worries About Virtual Currency Collapse; On Aliyun Mobile OS, Yahoo, Fake goods & More
– #AsiaD: Peter Chernin – India With Low Cost Tablets Is A Recipe For A Very Different Content Experience

Investment & M&A

– Reliance Entertainment Invests In Talenthouse; Launches Talent Hunt Portal
– Naaptol Raises $25M From New Enterprise Associates & Existing Investors
– TomTom Buys Out Indian JV Partner
– WebEngage Raises Seed Funding From Indian Angel Network


– Idea Cellular: ARPU At Rs 155; Profit Down 40.3% QoQ
– Nokia’s Net Loss At EUR 71M As Feature Phone Sales Pick Up; Overall Handset Sales Down 25% YoY
– Updated: Naukri Reports Rs 28.23 Crore Profit, Rs 91.09 Cr Sales For Q2-FY12
– Dish TV Q2-FY12 Results: Adds 575,000 Subscribers; ARPU At Rs152
– Apple Q4 Results: $6.62B Profit; Sells 17.07M iPhones, 11.12M iPads
– Infomedia18 Q2 -FY12 Losses At 13.80 Crore; Revenue Up 32.34% QoQ


– September 2011: India Added Over 6.52 Million GSM Connections
– August 2011: India has 12.69M Broadband Connections; 608.59M Active Mobile

Chart Of The Day

– Chart Of The Day: Transactions Vs Amount On Internet Banking For SBI
– Chart Of The Day: Broadband Subscribers In India, By Service Area
– Chart Of The Day: Cards vs Transactions At Point For Sales For HDFC Bank
– Chart Of The Day: Number Of Pay Channels In India By Tariff

Other Updates:

– Samsung Ties-Up With BIGFlix To Launch VOD App
– Bharti Enterprises Forms Mobile Internet JV With Softbank
– SMS Spam: How To Get Your Co Whitelisted With TRAI For 100+ SMS Per Day
– Twitter To Be Free On Airtel; Plans Other Tie-Ups

– News Digest: Bharti Enterprises, Mydala, Nimbuzz, Aakash Tablet, MTS, ZipDial & More
– Zenga TV To Live Broadcast Reality Show On Mobile & Web
– IKSL Offers Agricultural Info To Farmers Via SMS
– Tata Tele Rebrands Indicom To Tata Docomo; Launches Photon On CDMA Rev B Network

– Indiatimes & Poynt LaunchTimesPoynt Local Search App; Our Take
– Ad: Multiple Devices. Multiple App Store. One Program. Intel AppUp? developer program
– Google’s Ice Cream Sandwich OS Reimagines NFC With Android Beam
– Rediff’s Micro-Blogging Service Has Nothing New To Offer

– DEN To Invest Rs 1000 Crore For Cable Network Digitization; What To Expect
– Gujarat CM Narendra Modi On e-Governance Expectations, Delivery & Challenges
– Ad: Announcing the Water Hackathon Bangalore: October 21st – 23rd 2011
– Are TRAI’s SMS Spam Guidelines Really Working?

– Updated: Zedo To Spin-Off Indian Unit; Not To Form JV With Ad Agency
– Netcore Acquires Mobile Marketing Co Ravience
– BSNL Wants To Surrender BWA Spectrum: Report
– Hindustan Times Launches App For iPad; Suggestions

Also See: Digital & Telecom Jobs At JobNama

PRNama: (mail releases@medianama.com)

– Android Market reaches half a million successful submissions
– MTS Set To Rock New Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Pune & Kolkata – Presents MTV Independence Rock, India’s Biggest & — – Oldest Rock Music Festival With 25 Year History
– Milagrow appoints Carat Media for its Tablet PC Launch
– METAL Communication appoints Gaurav Soi as General Manager
– mydala.com breaches the 5-million subscriber mark, gifts its users India’s first WAP browser for unbeatable deals on mobile phones this Diwali
– Bharti Enterprises announces the appointment of Sarvjit Singh Dhillon as Group CFO
– Shemaroo Entertainment Ltd. – 1st Indian producer to release Superhero animation film ‘Super K’ Online
– TTL Unveils Growth Strategy to Capture Emerging Telecom Opportunities
– Snapdeal.com, now a preferred stop for lifestyle products
– Nimbuzz launches cross platform video calling and video chatting for iPhone and PC

Useful Lists:

– Deals: VC, PE & M&A In Internet, Mobile, Media in India
– Short Code Services in India
– Circlewise List Of Telecom Operators in India
– Statewise Broadband Subscribers In India
– Digital Payment Companies in India
– Advertising Networks in India

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