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INSAT-3D moves closer to its final orbit

INSAT-3D moves closer to its final orbit

July 30, 2013 at 12:25 am 0 comments

INSAT-3D, India’ s advanced weather satellite, has reached an intermediate orbit which is much closer to the 36,000 km high geostationary orbit, its final orbital home. INSAT-3D was launched by Ariane-5 launch vehicle in the early hours of July 26, 2013 into a Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit with a perigee (nearestRead More

Bharti Infratel Q1 revenue at Rs 2,622 crore, up 8.5%

Bharti Infratel Q1 revenue at Rs 2,622 crore, up 8.5%

July 30, 2013 at 12:21 am 0 comments

Bharti Infratel on Monday reported Rs 2,622 crore consolidated revenue for Q1 FY 2014, an increase of 8.5 percent over the corresponding period last year. The company’s EBITDA improved to Rs 1,055 crore, up 19 percent year-on-year. Consolidated profit after tax was Rs 358 crore, up 67.6 percent on accountRead More

Dhanya Thakkar joins as MD, Trend Micro

Dhanya Thakkar joins as MD, Trend Micro

July 30, 2013 at 12:17 am 0 comments

Trend Micro has announced the appointment of Dhanya Thakkar as managing director, Trend Micro for India & SAARC. The appointment of Thakkar, a leading information security executive, indicates the renewed focus of Trend Micro in providing momentum towards the further growth of the company. With global experience at numerous start-upsRead More

India’s weather satellite INSAT-3D launched

India’s weather satellite INSAT-3D launched

July 28, 2013 at 8:17 pm 0 comments

India’s weather satellite INSAT-3D, carrying advanced weather monitoring payloads, was launched successfully in the early hours by Ariane-5 (VA214) launch vehicle from Kourou, French Guiana. After a smooth countdown lasting 11 hours and 30 minutes, the Ariane-5 launch vehicle lifted off right on schedule at the opening of the launchRead More

Wipro Q2 revenues at Rs 9,735 crore, up 5 percent

Wipro Q2 revenues at Rs 9,735 crore, up 5 percent

July 28, 2013 at 7:38 pm 0 comments

Wipro has achieved revenue of Rs 9,735 crore in the second quarter, an increase of 5 percent Y-o-Y. Net Income from continuing operations was Rs 1,623 crore, an increase of 11 percent Y-o-Y. IT services revenue was Rs 8,936 crore, a sequential increase of 0.2 percent and Y-o-Y increase ofRead More

LINE exceeds 5 mn users in India

LINE exceeds 5 mn users in India

July 28, 2013 at 7:25 pm 0 comments

LINE, operators of the free calling and messaging app has announced that the registered users in India have reached the 5 million mark. The milestone is achieved around 3 weeks of its official India launch, making it one of the fastest growing apps in India. LINE also announced that registeredRead More

Tata Communications Q1 revenue at Rs 4,498 cr, up 10 percent

Tata Communications Q1 revenue at Rs 4,498 cr, up 10 percent

July 28, 2013 at 7:18 pm 0 comments

Tata Communications’ consolidated gross revenues increased 10 percent year-on-year to Rs 4,498 crore. The gross revenues for core business improved by 10 percent at Rs 4,019 crore from Rs 3,646 crore during Q1 FY2013. Global Voice Services (GVS) maintained its growth trend in volume of International Long Distance (ILD) minutes.Read More

Aircel to offer free mobile Wikipedia

Aircel to offer free mobile Wikipedia

July 26, 2013 at 7:26 pm 0 comments

Aircel and Wikimedia Foundation today announced a partnership to offer Wikipedia on mobile phones without any data charges to Aircel customers. The alliance is aimed at making knowledge available on Wikipedia accessible to all Aircel customers in both rural and urban areas for free. This is the first service ofRead More

MTS Launches EV-DO Rev B in Rajasthan circle

MTS Launches EV-DO Rev B in Rajasthan circle

July 25, 2013 at 7:51 am 0 comments

Sistema Shyam TeleServices (SSTL) that provides telecom services under MTS brand launched the advanced CDMA EV-DO Rev B Phase II network in Rajasthan circle. MTS has launched services in Bhiwadi, Jodhpur, Kota and Udaipur. MTS is also credited to be the first telecom operator in the world to launch theRead More

WickedLeak launches Wammy Passion Z+ smartphone

WickedLeak launches Wammy Passion Z+ smartphone

July 24, 2013 at 8:29 am 0 comments

WickedLeak, the leading growing company in the market of Smartphones has introduced a new Smartphone called as Wammy Passion Z+ for Rs 15,990. The Wammy Passion Z+ runs on Google’s Android Jellybean 4.2 Operating System and is a smartphone with inimitable features at an affordable price. It boasts a 5Read More