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

Earnings-June 2012

– Facebook Q2-2012 Concall: On Advertising, Sponsored Stories, ARPU & Mobile First Priority
– Facebook Q2-2012: 955M Monthly Users; $1.18B Revenue
– Rediff Q1FY13: Revenue At $3.67M; Net Loss Increases To $2.62M
– Tata Teleservices Maharashtra Q1-FY13: Losses Increase 36% YoY; Data & VAS At 35%

– Naukri Reports Rs 31.78 Crore Profit, Rs 105.98 Cr Sales For Q1-FY13
– Uninor Q2-2012 Concall: On Restructuring Operations; 2G Auctions; Scaling Down Ops
– Apple Q3 Results: $8.8B Profit; Sells 26M iPhones, 17M iPads; India Not A Priority
– Sify Q1FY13: Enterprise Business Down 12% YoY; Revenue At Rs 197.4 Cr

– Uninor Q2 2012: ARPU at Rs 97; Revenues at NOK 1034 Million
– Nokia Q2-2012 Concall: On Windows Phone 8, Location Services & Lumia Devices
– Idea Cellular Q1-FY13 ARPU At Rs 156; M-VAS Revenue Contribution Up At 14.5%
– Google Q2-2012 Concall: On Motorola Mobility Acquisition, Voice Search & Mobile Advertising

Investment & M&A

– Taxi Rental Service Bookmycab Raises Funding From YourNest Angel & Mumbai Angels
– Altruist Group Acquires Sweden Based VAS Company Teligent Telecom
– Rajan Anandan & Sunil Kalra Back Online Selling Site InstaMojo; Plans, Ideas


– June 2012: India Added Over 4.63 Million GSM Connections

Other Updates:

– TRAI Directs ISPs To Provide Information About Fair Usage Policies
– Sanjoy Mukerji & Samaresh Pardia Quit Vodafone
– IRCTC Integrates Interbank Mobile Payments Service, But With OTP
– Updated: ISPAI Contests 8% License Fee On ISPs At TDSAT

– Location-Based Interest Network Treetle Launches In India; Need?
– News Digest: MakeMyTrip, Zee News, Trai, Telenor, Qualcomm Ventures & More
– DGM India Launches Its Ad Network – dgMatix
– South India Focused Bus Ticketing Site TicketGoose Raises Rs 3 Crore

– Nuance Launches Next Generation Swype Keyboard With Hinglish Support
– Flipkart Launches Private Label DigiFlip For Accessories; Why?
– Olacabs Launches Bangalore Operations; Support For Wallet?
– HomeShop18 Appoints Rashmi Berry As Chief Marketing Officer

– EnableM Launches Magic Pencil, An Education Solution For Tablets
– Thanks For Coming For MediaNama’s Monetization Of Mobile Apps Panel
– Utsav Fashion: Sarees Are 50% Of Sales; Targeting Rs 200 Cr Turnover This Fiscal
– Changes At Spice Digital’s Data Ops: New Spice Labs CEO,Telco Data Biz; Enterprise Apps Shelved

– Updated: MouthShut Launches Mobile Site; Our Take
– Yahoo India Partners Udayavani To Launch Kannada Portal
– Consim Info Launches Wedding Classifieds Portal
– Hungama & ITC Launch Digital Talent Hunt MOBisur

– EGoM Sets 20% Lower Base Spectrum Price; CDMA Spectrum To Cost 1.3 Times More
– SeventyNine Launches Mobile App Analytics Service
– Uninor To Focus On Nine Best Performing Circles; To Scale Down Ops In Others
– Penn Schoen Berland Partners With Puretech Internet

– Industry Moves: UTV Group, Samsung India, Sony Entertainment TV, Star India
– Municipal Corporation Of Gurgaon Partners With Cyber Cafes: Report
– News Digest: Flipkart, RCOM, Airtel, OnMobile & More
– TDSAT Stays TRAI Directive To Remove 90-Day MNP Period For Select Telcos

– TRAI Needs To Take Note Of Airtel’s Anti-Net-Neutrality Statements
– How Will India’s Censor Board Censor A-Rated Trailers Online?

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