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TeleAnalysis writes, besides others, analytical stories on the telecom industry. It analyses the Indian as well as global telecommunication industry, the mobile phone industry, smartphone industry and the communication industry as a whole. It also does industry analysis on various digital platforms, social media, the impact of social media on human lives and how it is affecting the human race on a broader perspective. Basis various telecom industry analysis we do in TeleAnalysis, we come out with periodical reports and studies around the Indian telecomm industry. Our industry analysis stories have found mention in multiple of respected and influential publications, both domestic as well as international.


Microsoft gets 30,000 patents from Nokia acquisition

Microsoft gets 30,000 patents from Nokia acquisition

September 3, 2013 at 1:30 pm 0 comments

Microsoft today said it would acquire Nokia’s mobile devices business for $7.2 billion or 5.44 billion euros. Of this value, the Redmond giant would pay 1.65 billion euros to acquire Nokia’s license. In total, Microsoft will get approximately 30,000 utility patients and patient applications of Nokia from this acquisitions. ThisRead More

What’s Nokia’s next step?

What’s Nokia’s next step?

September 3, 2013 at 12:24 pm 0 comments

Nokia today announced that it has signed an agreement to enter into a transaction whereby Nokia will sell its handset business and license its patents to Microsoft for EUR 5.44 billion in cash. The company plans to use this cash from Microsoft for its three established businesses– NSN, a leaderRead More

Are we heading towards an early election?

Are we heading towards an early election?

August 31, 2013 at 1:54 pm 0 comments

The way things are moving, it seems we are headed towards early general election as we are running out of option. It seems in all likely general election would be held in November- December, 2013 time frame. The economy is in a bad shape. It is expected that India’s GDPRead More

Will Manoj Kohli bring cheer to Bharti Airtel?

Will Manoj Kohli bring cheer to Bharti Airtel?

August 30, 2013 at 1:24 pm 0 comments

2014 will be different for Bharti Airtel as the company has decided to bring its old war horse Manoj Kohli to India. Manoj will continue to lead international operations and would focus on strategic issues such as in-market consolidation, towerco issues, global partnerships, global sourcing and regulatory aspects. Additionally, ManojRead More

How appreciating dollar might affect Indian telecom?

How appreciating dollar might affect Indian telecom?

August 28, 2013 at 11:49 pm 0 comments

Today, one dollar is equal to Rs 68.80 and it has appreciated by Rs 2.61 on a single day. Experts predict that the dollar will further appreciate in days to come as foreign institutional investors have pulled out close to $12 billion dollar in last three months. The appreciating dollarRead More

Why tightening privacy law before surveillance is important

Why tightening privacy law before surveillance is important

August 28, 2013 at 11:21 pm 0 comments

Edward Snowden’s exposure of the US electronic surveillance operations has brought focus to India’s activities in this area with the debate mostly focused on individual right to privacy versus the state’s right to securing its citizens. In the US there is a well defined privacy law while India does notRead More

LTE ecosystem Is Now 1000+ Device Strong

LTE ecosystem Is Now 1000+ Device Strong

August 27, 2013 at 9:23 am 1 comment

The global LTE ecosystem now supports 1,064 user devices (FDD and TDD bands) from 111 manufacturers, including frequency and carrier variants. The LTE devices have grown from 666 devices in January, 2013 to 1,064 in August, 2013. 647 new LTE user devices have been announced since July 2012 with theRead More

China Mobile’s 4G LTE strategy

China Mobile’s 4G LTE strategy

August 25, 2013 at 9:23 am 0 comments

In the coming week, China Mobile will confirm 4G LTE vendors which is long awaited by the vendor community. One will debate which vendor got what portion of the deal but one thing is sure, Chinese vendors both Huawei and ZTE will benefit a lot from the first phase ofRead More

Will Internet be available to 5 bn people?

Will Internet be available to 5 bn people?

August 22, 2013 at 10:39 am 0 comments

Facebook, Ericsson, MediaTek, Nokia, Opera, Qualcomm and Samsung have launched a global partnership of making Internet access available to the next 5 billion people. The big question is when will this be achieved and what would be the role of these seven players in making Internet access available to theRead More

Vodafone and ICICI to bring M-Pesa across India in 12-18 months

Vodafone and ICICI to bring M-Pesa across India in 12-18 months

August 22, 2013 at 7:03 am 0 comments

Vodafone India, India’s second largest service provider and ICICI Bank, India’s largest private sector bank have announced to launch M-Pesa across India in the next 12-18 months. Speaking to TeleAnalysis, Rajiv Kohli, operations director – north, Vodafone Mobile Services said, “We plan to launch M-Pesa across India in the nextRead More