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Earnings-Dec12

– LinkedIn Q4-2012 Concall: 27% Users Mobile, 1Bn Endorsements In 4 Months & More
– LinkedIn Reports $22.8M APAC Revenues For Q4 2012; 202M Users Globally
– MakeMyTrip Reports $5.23M Loss For Q3-FY13 Because Of Airline Commission Reduction
– Vodafone India Q3-FY13: 2.5M 3G, 33.1M Data Subs; Data Revenue Up 23.8% YoY
– Facebook India Active Users Up 59% To 71M In Q4-2012
– OnMobile Q3-FY12 Concall Live: Mouli Raman Is CEO; TRAI MVAS Relaxation?
– OnMobile Exits Ver Se, Kabuza; India Revenues Down 28% YoY In Q3-FY13; Charts

Investment & M&A

– Updated: Valyoo Technologies Raises Rs 53 Crore From Unilazer Ventures & IDG Ventures India
– HolidayIQ De-Merges From Wego, Raises Money; What It Needs To Do
– Edu Content Co Learnpedia Raises Money From Ixora, Others; Our Take
– NetAmbit Acquires atOnePlace & theBuyerPower To Improve Its Online Property Solutions
– Updated: Online Marketplace Instamojo Raises Funding From Blume Ventures & Others

Data

– 29.35 Lakh Mobile Number Portability Requests In India In December 2012
– Dec 2012: India’s Mobile Base Down 25.8M; Active Base Down 5.6M

Other Updates:

– Hungama & Gameshashtra Ink JV For Localized Games
– It’s Official: Flipkart To Launch Marketplace
– Industry Moves: Pepperfry, BBC, One97, Knimbus
– Indian Govt Panel Approves Order To Block 306 Twitter Accounts

– Web18 Brings CricketNext Under IBNLive; What Should Web18 Do?
– NDTV Plans E-Commerce Biz; To Merge NDTV Convergence,NDTV Labs
– Rishi Jaitly To Head Twitter India
– Travelocity Shuts India Site

– Times Television Network Inks Distribution Deal With TheOneAlliance
– GramVaani Co-founder on Monetisation, Partnerships, Funding, Marketing and Roadmap
– Exclusive: Reliance Infotel To Launch Video Ad Network
– Telecom Operators Launch Number For Refund On Unwanted VAS

– Updated: MSM Launches Video Site & App Sony Liv For TV Shows; No Live Shows
– Yahoo Partners Google For A Display Ad Deal
– StatCounter On India: Max Pageviews From Nokia Devices; Samsung Grows
– Fetise.com Co-Founder & CEO Abhishek Shah Quits

– Handygo’s eBook app Rockstand Inks Tieups with Publishers; Business Model
– Flipkart CFO Karandeep Singh Resigns
– How GramVaani’s Goonj is Enabling Community Engagement through Mobile Radio
– Aircel Ties Up With ICICI Bank & Visa To Launch A Mobile Money Service

– Times Internet Backed InstaMedia Sold; Founder Starts Up Again
– Airtel Plans Cross-Operator Broadband & Fixed Line Network Entity
– Airtel Launches Voice Based Portal Apna Chaupal For VAS
– Ad Analytics Platform Reduce Data Raises $500k From Angel Investors

– Akamai Report: India’s Avg Connection Speed Up 11% YoY; 13.87M Unique IPs
– How TRAI’s MVAS Regulations Are Being Relaxed
– Google Extends Hangouts In Gmail To India; Our Take
– Aavin Announces Online Registration & Renewal Of Milk Smart Cards

– Updated: Times Internet Launches Mobile Apps For Gaana.com; Downloaded Over 200,000 Times
– Gameloft Shuts Down Hyderabad Studio; Lays Off 250 Employees: Report
– Money on Mobile Clocks 32.5M Users In 2012; Transaction Margins
– Jabong Goes International With Jabongworld.com

– When To Choose Free As A Business Model
– Lenovo Will Launch GSM-CDMA Smartphones In India With RCOM
– How STAR Is Claiming Rights Over Cricket Scores
– Dexetra Raises Over $1M From Sequoia, Qualcomm Ventures; Moves To SF

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