State-owned telecom service provider, MTNL has introduced two new variants of per second pack for GSM mobile users in Mumbai. The two new FRCs for Rs 145 and Rs 301 to enable per second billing and lifetime validity and will offer free talk value of Rs 160 and Rs 350 respectively. These newly introduced FRCs are variants of earlier FRC of Rs 91. These FRCs can only be used along with SIM of Rs 10.
Indian Telecom Industry is one of the fastest growing and happening industry requires frequent technology implementations. Research & Development and making of telecom apps are key challenges for developers which telecom companies are sensing now. One of leading telecom service provider, Bharti Airtel, being active with the R&D requirement has set up an Innovation Lab in association with leading IT solution company Infosys. The lab named “Zing” will provide required telecom network infrastructure to the developers so that they can create and test their applications in real time environment. Airtel’s innovation lab Zing will help developers to create and test the apps across various platforms and number of devices.
Bharti Airtel has announced the findings of airtel Mobitude 2010 survey. Based on mobile phone usage trends across the country Diwali is the most celebrated occasion in India. Last year, Airtel mobile users exchanged 12 billion SMSes during Diwali festival out of total 90 billion SMSes. In the entertainment corner – Dabaang movie songs “Munni Badnaam Hui” and “Tere Mast Mast Do Nain” were on the top of the Indian mobile charts. Images of Actress Katrina Kaif and Salman Khan were downloaded maximum under Bollywood category. Amongst sportstars Sachin Tendulkar and Sania Mirza were clearly India’s favourite. Airtel mobile users downloaded 25 million images and wallpapers during last one year.
Leading mobile phone maker, Samsung Mobiles, has launched Wave II S8530 smartphone in India. The device will be available at a price tag of Rs 19000. The Samsung Wave II S8530 runs on Bada OS and is equipped with a 5 megapixel camera with LED flash and a 3.7-inch Super-clear LCD touchscreen display supporting upto 800×480 pixel resolution. The 5MP camera also supports HD video recording. The device is powered by ARM cortex 1GHz processor and 2GB internal memory which can be expandable upto 32 GB using micro SD cards. The phone supports for HSDPA (3G) connectivity.
After launching Quench XT3 in October’10, now Motorola the leading mobile maker has introduced Android based 3G smart phone Motorola Quench XT5 in India. The XT5 is equipped with a 3.2-inch capacitive touchscreen display with a 320 x 480 pixel resolution. The device runs on Android 2.1 Eclair OS using a 600 MHz Qualcomm MSM7227 processor with 256MB of RAM. The phone comes with 2GB memory which may be expandable upto 32GB. The QUENCH XT5 is compatible to GSM 3G and HSPA network, and also supports Bluetooth v2.1, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g and A-GPS connectivity.
Electronic major, LG today introduced the LG Optimus 2X smartphone. The LG Optimus 2X is world’s first smartphone with a dual-core processor. The phone is packed with powerful multimedia features, dual-core technology for faster, smoother web browsing and applications with multitasking, unique features such as HDMI (High Definition Multimedia Interface) mirroring and exceptional graphics performance. The device will run on Android2.2 (Froyo) however it may be upgradeable to Android 2.3 (Gingerbread).
Reliance Communications [RCom] recently launched its 3G services in India after Tata Docomo, has today announced its 3G services tariff plans. Customers may enjoy Reliance 3G services using USB Data card or 3G enabled handset. Existing Reliance customers using 2G services will be upgraded to 3G network automatically and they will continue with their existing 2G tariff plans, however they will have to use 3G enabled device.
Samsung and Google today jointly announced the launch of Nexus S, the world’s first handset loaded with Android 2.3 Gingerbread, the latest version of Google’s Android platform. The Nexus S has been designed to offer superior functionality and stunning user-experience. Nexus S boasts of Samsung’s superior hardware and technology with the exciting new features and upgrades of Android 2.3 Gingerbread.
Uninor launched its service in Uttar Pradesh telecom circle 12 months back and got dream reception. Now this young telco is celebrating its first anniversary in Uttar Pradesh, and announced an bumper offer for their new and existing customers in the state. Recharging your Uninor SIM during this offer period may give you a chance of win your own dream home, a 2BHK apartment worth Rs. 32 lacs at a premium location in Noida! In addition, customers can also win a number of weekly prizes as well as an assured prize of an ‘Aaj Ka Paanch’ SMS pack which offers 500 local Uninor SMS with 1 day validity.
LAVA Mobile has introduced Lava A10 –the new stylish feature packed touch screen phone. A10 equipped with unique features like bright 3.0 inch IPS screen to provide superior display and excellent multimedia powered by Yamaha PA System for great quality of Music sound, making it a really power packed device. Following the success of Lava A9, A10 will add more value to Brand Lava for mobile phones.
In order to make a business more productive and competitive, a powerful cost-efficient and hassle free mailing solution is must. The technology implementation surely transforms how you conduct your business. I was just going through Airtel’s enterprise grade Hosted Mail Solution details and inspired to write this post. The search engine giant Google is already well established service provider in this segment offering enterprise grade mailing solution through its “Google Apps for Busniess” service.