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– 2.03 Million Mobile Number Portability Requests In India In June 2013
– June 2013: India Has 15.19M Broadband, 731.44M Active Mobile Connections

Investment & M&A

– Networkplay Acquires Captcha Based Ad Platform yoCAPTCHA
– Digest: NPCI, MapmyIndia, Rediff, edabba, Jet Airways
– Bharti Airtel In Talks To Acquire Loop Mobile: Report

Other Updates:

– Mobile Marketing Association Forum: Telco Data, User Base, Spends, MMA Office, It’s Complicated
– NFDC Launches Movie Streaming Site
– Rajneel Kumar On How Nickleodeon India Is Approaching Digital Content For Kids
– BookMyShow May Exit Maharashtra If Convenience Fee Issue Isn’t Resolved

– TLabs’ 4th Batch Of Startups: BetaGlide, GetMeAShop, JiffStore, Labforth & More
– Ver Se Launches Carrier Billing Platform iPayy
– Cube26 Partners 6 Indian Device Makers To Provide Gesture Based Features
– ABP Group Looking To Sell Businessworld By 2013-End: Report

– Zomato Hires New CMO; New Catering Section
– Zee TV Partners Amagi For Location Based Ads
– Encrypted SMS? What RBI Gov Raghuram Rajan Should Really Do About Mobile Payments
– Future Ventures Looking To Sell Its 65% In Amar Chitra Katha Publisher ACK Media: Report

– MouthShut Launches Verified Reviews To Prevent Fake Online Reviews
– Rockstand Integrates Operator Billing For Vodafone Subscribers
– Hot News: STAR’s Claim Over Rights To Cricket Scores Rejected By Delhi High Court
– BigFlix Relaunches Movie Download Service; Issues

– Facebook Relaxes Promotional Guidelines: What Are They, How Useful, Challenges & Why Now? – Lighthouse Insights
– Updated: Spuul To Stream TV Episodes From 11 Star Plus Shows 30 Min After Broadcast; nexGTv – NatGeo Tieup
– Future Group’s Direct Selling Platform Big Bazaar Direct Goes Live
– Key Events At Nokia Under Stephen Elop’s Leadership: A Timeline

– Updated: Microsoft To Buy Nokia’s Devices & Services Business, License Patents For A Total Of EUR 5.44 Billion
– Radio One Resumes Online Streaming In India
– Indian Govt To Ban US Based Email Services For Its Employees: Report
– Updated: Dhingana’s Ashish Joshi Joins CA Media’s Digital Celebrity Venture Fluence
– ixigo Launches Bus Ticketing On Android

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