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Investment & M&A

– Updated: Pearl Uppal & Gaurav Kachru Launch Start-Up Accelerator Fund 5ideas
– Unbxd Raises Funding from Indian Angel Network
– One97 Mobility Fund Exits TheMobileGamer
– Reliance MediaWorks & Galloping Horse To Buy Digital Domain Media Group

Other Updates:

– Ad:Tech Bangalore: Nokia’s D Shivakumar On Smartphones, Mobile Data, Services
– Delhi High Court Directs City Auto-Rickshaws To Install GPS
– Yahoo Inks Deal With Media.net To Launch Contextual Ads Network
– Ad:Tech Bangalore: Sandeep Amar & Aakrit Vaish On Mobile App Monetization

– CheckInTonight Offers Last Minute Hotel Deals
– RIM Q2-FY13: Loss Of $235M; 80M BlackBerry Service Subscribers
– #NAMA Speakers: Mahesh Murthy, Founder, Pinstorm
– #NAMA Speakers: Vijay Shekhar Sharma, MD & Founder, One97 Communications

– Ad:Tech Bangalore: James Miner on ESPN Star Sports’s Digital Strategy
– #NAMA Speakers: Vijay Nair, CEO OML & Shreyas Srinivasan, co-Founder OML Digital
– Updated: ValueFirst Files Case Against Former CEO Kumar Apurva For 7Cr Fraud On The Way2SMS Deal
– MapmyIndia Launches Maps & Navigation App – Don’t Panic

– Updated: ApnaCircle Launches Company Pages; 3M Registered Users
– Ad: TiEcon Delhi 2012, Entrepreneurship – Thriving in Chaos
– Traffic Genie App Offers Real Time Traffic Info For Bangalore
– Ozone Media Launches Retargeting Service Smarton

– #NAMA Speakers: Jonathan Bill, SVP, Innovation & Business Development, Vodafone India
– Meghalaya Govt Directs Cyber Cafes To Install CCTV Cameras
– Updated: TimesDeal Acknowledges Free Deals Were Claimed After Promo Codes Leak
– Updated: JustDial App Pulled From Google Play Store; Privacy Concerns?

– Ybrant’s Deal To Acquire PriceGrabber, LowerMyBills & ClassesUSA From Experian Misses Deadline
– Updated: UCWeb’s Mobile Browser Claims 20% Market Share In India; 30M Users
– BigRock Launches Web Design Marketplace DesignXchange
– Updated: Deals Roundup: iXiGO-Dainik Bhaskar; HCL-Ibibo; 7Seas-Mauj Mobile

– RCOM Offers Free WhatsApp Access To Students; First Indian Telco Deal?
– Updated: Indian Developers Can Now Sell Paid Android Apps; What Next?
– Analyzing The Latest List Of Blocked Sites (Communalism & Rioting Edition) Part II
– #NAMA Speakers: Mouli Raman, Managing Director, OnMobile Global Ltd.

– Mobile Marketing Company CodeConclave Launched
– Sam Pitroda’s Twitter Conference: Data Sharing, Govt Projects & Unanswered Questions
– Delhi Court: Online Games Involving Real Money Are Illegal; Online vs Physical Gaming
– Godrej Appliances Launches Online Store With Indiatimes

– Nokia Launches Nokia Life+ Service; 76M Subscribers; New Asha Smartphones
– Notch Media Launches Interactive Digital Magazine; Our Take
– Updated: DisneyUTV To Offer Audio Clips Of UTV Stars Shows On Mobile
– #NAMA Speakers: Binny Bansal, COO & Co- Founder, Flipkart

– Mobile Roaming Charges To Be Abolished In 2013: Report
– Idea Launches Dual SIM 3G Android Handset For Rs 7,190
– BCCI FY12: Rs 382.36 Cr Profit; Media Rights & IPL Income
– #NAMA: Last Day Today For Early Bird Tickets, #alpha Submissions
– Indian Govt Launches Tourism Info Search Engine Sandhan In 5 Indian Languages

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