AltaVista removes intrusive ads in its new avtaar, to launch Hindi version soon

The new look popular search engine, AltaVista.com, has changed its advertising practice in tune with the changing times. It has eliminated pop-ups and...

Microsoft making e-governance a reality in Uttaranchal

As promised by Bill Gates in his visit to India in mid November, the PC software major Microsoft is embarking on an exercise to make e-governance a re...

Online learning and fun for kids not a serious business yet

One of the most colourful and exciting properties on Internet, kids portals, are struggling to survive today. Except the odd ones, most of them have c...

Convergence Bill further delayed

The Union Communications Minister Pramod Mahajan informed that the Convergence Bill, 2002, will not be tabled in Parliament before next May. BSNL woul...

ISP subscriber base at 38 lakh

The country's Internet subscriber base stood at 38 lakh customers on September 30, 2002, with VSNL and Satyam leading the race amongst Internet servic...

Airtel launches LuvM8, a multi-player mobile dating game

Airtel has recently launched LuvM8, a multi-player mobile dating game using short messaging service (SMS). The new matching and dating service is targ...

Yahoo! India appoints successor to Deepak Chandnani

Darren Gocher takes over as Country Head for Yahoo! India replacing Deepak Chandnani who has resigned from that position with effect from 14th Decembe...

Top 3 US Online properties breakthrough 100 million visitor marks

The top three Internet properties, AOL, MSN and Yahoo!, each attract more than 100 million US visitors per month. This was reported by the recently la...

Yahoo! India to restructure, Deepak Chandnani quits, new CEO soon

Deepak Chandnani, the country head of Yahoo! India is making an exit from the company. The new CEO is expected to be appointed from within the company...

Call center industry driving the growth of ICRM in India

The interaction customer relationship market (ICRM) in India is likely to touch a total of $149.6 million in 2008, according to a study by the leading...

Major advertisers flock to cricket portals

The leading cricket portals are cashing on the busy cricket matches schedule of the Indian cricket team. The high user base of these online properties...

Reliance Infocomm devising aggressive packages to woo corporates

Reliance Infocomm is devising aggressive packages to hook corporate customers to its basic telecom services to be launched next month. The company pla...

The worst is over for high-tech: Survey

The bad news for 2002 is that it was the worst year ever for the worldwide information technology industry, which is expected to show a 2.3 percent sl...

Canon launches a slew of digital cameras in Indian market

Aiming to capture 20% of India's fast growing digital camera market, the Japanese MNC Canon has launched a wide range of digital cameras and video cam...

Jasubhai Digital Media launches business content services

The technology media group, Jasubhai Digital Media, has launched its content services division - "Type I - Content Services for Business". It is going...

IBM to launch PCs in 'Think' range

IBM India would be launching a range of offerings including notebooks, desktops, visuals & options and services under its 'Think' umbrella. While the...

Yahoo launches 'Mail Plus' premium subscription service

In order to attract more subscribers, Yahoo Inc. has recently launched a packaged e-mail service 'Mail Plus' that offers additional facilities but it...

Toshiba to invest Rs.4.5 crore in marketing promotions

The global high-technology company, Toshiba, is going to invest Rs.4.5 crore in promotions over the next year in road shows, seminars and other above...

Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) restructured

The Internet ad industry's largest trade group, Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) has been restructured with 10 new directors from companies includ...

MyWay.com - ads free portal challenging Yahoo.com

A month old portal, MyWay.com, claiming to challenge the Net giant Yahoo.com is aiming to survive without any pop-ups, banners ads or fliers to irrita...

CRISIL: With BSNL around, private cellular operators have nowhere to go

The research agency CRISIL has stated that cellular players are going to experience a further loss in revenues as a result of state owned telecom majo...

Bill Gates declares 2000-2009 a digital decade

Bill Gates has termed the period 2000-2009 as the digital decade. Committing an investment of Rs.2,000 crore in India in the next three years, Microso...

Colgate-Palmolive to have an online library of promotions

The oral health care major in the consumer products, Colgate-Palmolive, is going to have an online library of promotions run by the company. It will a...

Tata Teleservices' umbrella brand 'Tata Indicom' launched in Chennai

Tata Teleservices Limited unveiled its national brand for telecom services - Tata Indicom - at the launch of its basic services in Tamil Nadu circle r...