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Earnings 2012

– Geodesic Q4-FY12: Profits Down 33.7% At Rs 61.26 Crore; New GeoAmida Deployments
– Network18 Reports Rs 31.2 Crore Loss In Digital & E-Commerce For Q4-FY12
– Uninor Q1-2012 Concall: Writes Down NOK 3.9 Billion; To Maintain Rs 155 Bn Peak Funding
– Infomedia18 Q4-FY12: Rs 18.95 Crore Loss; Total Revenues At Rs 38.73 Crore
– Uninor Q1-12: ARPU At Rs 100; Revenues At NOK 1009M
– OnMobile Concall: Data & Cloud Service Plans, On DND Blacklisting, IT Competition, Restructuring
– OnMobile FY12 Profit Down 6.8%, Domestic Revenue Down 9%; Declares Dividend
– DB Corp Q4-FY12: Rs 360.6 Crore Total Revenue; Ad Revenue Up 5.4% YoY
– NDTV Convergence To Merge With NDTV Labs; NDTV Q4-FY12 Loss At Rs 41.33 Crore
– Tata Teleservices Maharastra Q4-FY12 VAS & Data At 33% Of Wireless Revenues

Investment & M&A

– Cbazaar Raises $3.5 Million In Series-A Funding From Inventus Capital Partners & Ojas Ventures
– Ybrant To Buy PriceGrabber, LowerMyBills & ClassesUSA From Experian For $175 Million
– Acquires Fashion Jewellery eStore
– Magzter Raises Series-A Funding From Indo-US Venture Partners; 600,000 iPad App Users In India
– Indian Govt Defers Anti-Tax Avoidance Rules By An Year; Exemption For Angel Investments


– 41.87M Mobile Number Portability Requests In India In March 2012
– March 2012: India Reports 683 Million Active Mobile Connections; Leaderboard

Other Updates:

– I Wish Satyamev Jayate Was A Social Movement Backed By TV – Mahesh Murthy
– Verismo Extends MelaTV App To Multiple Platforms; Launches It Worldwide
– Delhi High Court Directs Google To Remove Defamatory Content Against Sri Sri Ravi Shankar
– Gameloft Partners With MediaTek; To Develop Games On MediaTek’s MRE Platform

– DailyMotion Blocked In India On RCOM; Airtel & RCOM Block Bookmarking Site Xmarks
– Industry Moves: Komli Media; ad2c
– Indian Railways To Upgrade E-Booking System; To Support 1 Million E-Ticket Bookings Per Day
– Facebook Launches Its Own App Store; Will Also List Mobile Apps & Websites That Integrate Facebook Logins

– Need Specificity In Court Orders On Online Copyright Violation In India, Transparency From ISPs
– DigiVive Launches Video Bites – An Android VoD App For MTS Users
– Nimbuzz Opens Messenger API & Launches Chat Buddy Developer Program; Monetization?
– Dhingana & NDTV Launch Open Graph Apps On Facebook; Social Reader Apps Losing Popularity?

– Nokia Extends Operator Billing On Nokia Store To Airtel & Vodafone
– Snapdeal Finally Launches SMS Deals With A Telco: Tata DOCOMO
– Qualcomm Finally Gets BWA Spectrum; Timeline
– Around 50,000 Aadhaar Cards Sent Back Due To Fake Addresses: Report

– Updated: PayMate Launches Mobile Payments App For Merchants; Our Take
– eBay To Open Global Technology Center In Bengaluru
– NAVTEQ Extends Indoor Navigation To India; To Cover 150 Malls Across 17 Cities
– Google Rolls Out ‘Hangouts On Air’ To Google+ Users

– Airtel Talking To Banks For Open Wallet Service; How It Should Work
– Robert W. Balazy Appointed CEO Of Ybrant Owned Lycos
– Airtel Rolls Out 4G In Bengaluru; Introduces New Plans With Bundled Devices, Smartbytes
– Rediff Launches RediffMail NG Android App; Issues

– India’s Competition Commission Orders Formal Probe Against Google
– News Digest: TRAI, Sistema Shyam, Loop Telecom & More
– Indian Govt Gives ISPs A Month For Enabling VoIP Interception: Report

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