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

Oct 17-18 2011, Ahmedabad: 8th International Conference on E-Governance
Oct 19 2011, Delhi: LTE Asia Summit 2011
Oct 22-23 2011, Mumbai: Comic Con Express

– MediaNama Is Hiring Interns For RTI & Data Journalism
– Introducing


– Vijay Shekhar Sharma On One97’s Plans To Build Commerce & Marketing Businesses Post Funding

Investment & M&A

– Yahoo Sells Its Stake In Consim Info; FY10 Financials
– We Plan To Complete Our Digital Distribution Rollout By End Of Next Year – Binny Bansal, COO, Flipkart
– Flipkart Acquires Mime360; To Launch Digital Distribution Of Music, E-books, Games
– Raises $3 Million From IDG Ventures
– One97 Raises $10M From SAP Ventures


– September 2011: 14.97M IMPS Mobile Money IDs; 12,281 Transactions
– IRCTC Reports 12.6M Transactions For September 2011; 4.55% Down

Chart Of The Day

– Chart Of The Day: Credit vs Debit Cards At HDFC Bank
– Chart Of The Day: Eko & Banking Correspondent Transactions With State Bank Of India
– Chart Of The Day: Broadcaster & Their Pay Channels In India – March 2011
– Charts of The Day: September 2011
– Chart Of The Day: ITZ Cash Transactions On IRCTC, Jan 2009 – Aug 2011

Other Updates:

– Indiatimes Ties Up With PERFORM To Offer EPL Mobile and Online Content
– PayPal Increases Receiving Limit In India To $3000 Per Transaction
– What Wired Needs To Do In India
– The Times Of India Group Conducts Online Auctions For Newspaper AdSpace For Diwali

– Why Onward Mobility’s Arun Menon Thinks Physical Retail Of Apps Will Work
– India’s Draft New Telecom Policy 2011: The Policy That Could Change India’s Digital Business Forever
– #AdRates: Operative Range Of CPL Advertising Rates In India – October 2011
– Harish Bijoor On E-Commerce; Anonymity?

– Augere To Launch 4G Services In India As ZOOSH In Q2-2012
– Draft New Telecom Policy 2011: Broadband Related Provisions & Issues Not Addressed
– Pulls Plug On Vertical Indic Language Properties; To Aggregate From Zee News
– Disney’s India FDI Proposal Sent To CCEA; Augere, 9X, What’s On India FDI Approved

– The Lowdown: India’s New Policy Guidelines For Uplinking And Downlinking TV Channels
– Mobile Ad Network Introduces Circle-Targeting For Ads On Apps In India
– OnMobile Buyback: So Far, 300,000 Shares For Rs 1.8 Cr Bought Back
– Kribha Handicrafts Raises Early Stage Funding From Nexus, Lightspeed

– Pivots: Moves From Flash Sales To E-Commerce
– RIL May Ink Joint Venture With UTV For Content On 4G: Report
– Bangalore Civic Body Threatens To Cut Internet Connectivity
– Minglebox Launches MBA Test Prep Android App; Suggestions

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– Akamai Intelligent Platform to Address Challenges of a Hyperconnected World
– MYZEAL IT Solutions Launches End-to-End Mobile Apps Development Services for Individual & Enterprise Customers
– Naukri Job Speak index for Sep-11 remains stable, however hiring activity for IT, ITES, Banking and Insurance sectors dips in Sep-11 when compared to Aug-11
– Experts predict increased hiring in Oct-Dec’ 11 quarter
– From client to cloud, Ubuntu 11.10 sets the pace for business IT
– Zenga TV is a Finalist for the 2011 Red Herring Top 100 Asia Award
– Reliance Digital TV brings you the first Indian GP on ESPN HD
– Zain Sudan Chooses Jinny Software for Next-Generation VAS Solutions

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