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– Sep 26-29 2012, Delhi: Nullcon 4th International Conference on IT security

Investment & M&A

– Oorja Splits From One97 Communications
– Microsoft To Acquire Yammer For $1.2 Billion: Reports
– The Lowdown: Nokia Layoffs, Executive Changes, Vertu and Scalado Acquisitions
– Sony Pictures To Buy 32% In Multi Screen Media For $271M
– WPP Buys 51% In Hungama’s Digital Agency Arm Through JWT Singapore
– Russian Venture Firm ru-Net Invests In Freecultr & BeStylish: Report
– Komli Media Raises $39 Million Led By Norwest Venture Partners; Listing?


– IMPS Reports 34.94M Mobile Money IDs, 43 Banks; Just 31,553 Transactions In May 2012

Other Updates:

– Idea Launches 3G Dual SIM Android Handset For Rs 5994; Rs 2300 Content Preloaded
– Why Indiatimes Invested In Logistics Co Delhivery
– News Digest: RBI, Geodesic, Wipro, Kony, Monster & More
– Rolls Out A Dedicated India Site

– Amkette Launches EvoTV For Rs 9,995
– Anonymous India To File RTIs Seeking Information Against Internet Censorship
– Facebook To Provide Retargeting Solutions Via Facebook Exchange; Scale Matters
– Global Top Level Domains That Indian Firms Are Eyeing: Directi, Bharti, Reliance, Infibeam & More

– Zomato To Launch Singapore Office in September 2012
– Naukri JobSpeak Index: Hiring In Media, Internet & Mobile Sector Down By 3% In May 2012
– Samwer Bros To Shut Down Bamarang
– ACL Mobile Launches Job Site

– MapMyIndia Launches Mobile Website
– My Mobile Payments Ltd Launches Mobile Money Services
– Olacabs Offers Real-Time Cab Booking On Mobile; Single Click; Our Take
– CUTS Files Anti-Trust Complaint Against Google; Cagey About Details

– The Lowdown: What Apple Announced At WWDC 2012
– TRAI Asks Telcos To Maintain Billing Issues Data; VAS Directives
– Industry Moves: Mindshare; MEC India; Digitas India; Webchutney
– Indian Trial Court Summons International Execs From Google, Microsoft, Facebook, Yahoo

– Edutor Technologies Launches Education Solution For Android Tablets
– BizSpark 2012 Finalists: Shoonya, RedBytes, Reverie, HeyMaya & More
– Anonymous India’s June 9th Protests In 18 Cities: What Happened Where
– Bulk SMS Banned In Andhra Pradesh For Assembly Bypolls

– RadioOne Online Streaming Halted Due To Delay Of Online Licenses
– Nielsen: 71M Multi-SIM Subs In India, Nokia Has 30% Handset Market Share
– eBay India Launches Powership Shipping; Rates & Paisa Pay Makeover
– AaramShop Launches AaramTV

– News Digest: PayPal, Qualcomm, Expedia, RCom & More
– BizSpark 2012 Finalists: Aurus Networks, NowFloats, VDime, CipherGraphs & More

Also See: Digital & Telecom Jobs At JobNama

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