Movie tickets may be a button click away

Ever thought of a one-stop shop for buying movie tickets? No more standing in serpentine queues, just walk in any time during the day and buy a ticket...

India to be 2nd largest telecom market in 5 years: E&Y study

Indian telecom operators could see almost three-fold jump in revenues — from $9 billlion in 2002 to $25 billion by 2007, according to a study re...

LG ships 5 million handsets to Reliance Infocomm

LG Group leads the Indian CDMA handset market, shipping five million handsets to Reliance Infocomm. The Korean conglomerate has the largest range of C...

Mobile base crosses 3-cr mark in Feb

The wireless subscriber base (including global system of mobile and code division multiple access) has crossed the 3-crore mark as on February end. Ou...

Reliance Info eyes 3m pre-paid users by July

Reliance Infocomm is targetting three million pre-paid subscribers by end of July 2004. Since its foray into the pre-paid mobile market in February th...

Hero firm Easy Bill in Mumbai, south push

After a successful launch in Delhi, Easy Bill Ltd, a Hero Group company which facilitates bill payments, has decided to advance its foray into Mumbai...

Thomas Cook on SMS campaign to establish 'instant consumer connect'

Thomas Cook, joining hands with Mobile2win, kicks off cellular marketing, soon to flash SMS alerts if you opt for brand communication. This is target...

Local look, global reach: Hindustan goes online

With its Delhi and Patna edition going online as 'HindustanDainik.com' on March 1, 2004, Hindustan comes up as the first Hindi newspaper portal. Withi...

Siddhant Goel, CEO, Cellent Technologies: “Cellular connections worldwide will reach 1.5 billion in 2004 and increase to over 2 billion by 2008”

“India is set to continue its domination of global growth, having accounted for about 15% of the worldwide net additions in 2003. By 2005, the number...

JobsAhead steps up brand building efforts with nationwide campaign

The thriving e-recruitment market has job portals on their toes. Using print and outdoors, JobsAhead recently launched a Rs 2.5-crore ad campaign, pos...

SAS ranks 7th in CIO Insight Magazine Vendor Value Study

SAS, the leader in business intelligence, has been ranked 7th in the first-ever Vendor Value Study by CIO Insight magazine, a Ziff Davis publication....

Population First Goes Online

Population First, a communications initiative for human development, is now online. Rajashree Birla, Director, Aditya Birla Group and the prime mover...

Tatas to pump in $2 bn in telecom

Ratan Tata has mega plans for domestic and international markets. While the Tata group plans to invest about $2 billion in its telecom venture over th...

Hathway halves Broadband Internet rates

Hathway Cable & Datacom has slashed its broadband Internet access rates by more than 50 per cent to Rs 300 a month, a move aimed at lowering the entry...

Reliance aggressively promotes prepaid card

Reliance India Mobile has indulged in a lot of fanfare for the launch of its prepaid card. The brand has gone all out to ensure maximum awareness abou...

PC sales to rise 50 pc this year, says Skoch

Despite the perceived trade barriers existing in the traditional US market, the total revenues from software exports grew by 30 per cent in calendar y...

Gartner warns against telecom bubble burst

The Indian telecom bubble may burst, just as it did in the US and European markets, if telecom service providers here lose sight of profits and keep f...

India tops cellular churn rates in Apac: Gartner

Indian cellular operators face the highest churn rates as compared to their counterparts in Asia Pacific (Apac) countries with the exception of Hong K...

Fight for ILD pie to see lower call rates

The expiry of VSNL’s status (on February 14) as the preferred international long distance carrier and entry of BSNL into the space is all set to...

Airtel launches U2 for Valentines Day

AirTel has launched a limited edition prepaid package named U2 on the eve of Valentines Day. Airtel offers mobile services in fifteen out of 23 circ...

Want to chat? Check your mail

Indiatimes positions itself as technology leader with APIC, an in-house innovation that upgrades the Indiatimes user to chat and check mail at the sam...

Pre-paid is the way to go: cellular operators

Ever since TRAI made it mandatory for cellular operators to continue providing incoming calls and SMS to pre-paid subscribers even after the talk-time...

e-recruiters employ strategic ad & specialized service combo

Unshaken by the misfortunes of other dotcom ventures, e-recruitment firms have proved that irrespective of market fluctuations, jobs will remain an ac...

Email marketing works best when judiciously employed

Media planners maintain that emailers work in conjunction with banners but there are certain pitfalls to be avoided. The E-commerce market itself hold...