Must Know: These are the mobile companies with highest data usage!

Must Know: These are the mobile companies with highest data usage!

A study has revealed that data revenues are expected to contribute 34 percent to the total mobile service revenues.

Wow! Now, download YouTube videos overnight on cheaper data rates

Wow! Now, download YouTube videos overnight on cheaper data rates

YouTube has rolled out a new feature `Smart Offline` that lets a user download a video at cheaper night data rates.

Mobile data traffic in India to grow 15 times by 2021: Report

Mobile data traffic in India to grow 15 times by 2021: Report

New Delhi: The mobile data traffic in India will grow 15 times by 2021 at a time when Internet of Things (IoT) is set to overtake mobile phones as the largest category of connected device by 2018 globally, a new report said on Wednesday.

These 5 apps are quietly eating up your data plan! Know which ones

These 5 apps are quietly eating up your data plan! Know which ones

Do you find your mobile data plan getting over very fast but you don't know why and how? Or which app on your mobile is sucking it up all?

Airtel to return 50% mobile data used at night, makes Wynk free

Airtel to return 50% mobile data used at night, makes Wynk free

Bharti Airtel customers will now be credited back half of data used by them during night, and will also be able to download unlimited songs and five movies per month on Wynk mobile application for free.

Bharti Infratel Q2 net up 25%

It reported a total revenue of Rs.2,930 crore for the corresponding period last year.

Bharti Infratel Q2 net up 25%

It reported a total revenue of Rs.2,930 crore for the corresponding period last year.

Operators have to intimate customers about data usage: TRAI

India`s telecom regulator TRAI on Friday made it mandatory for telecom operators to issue notices in form of USSD or SMS about data usage to its customers at regular intervals.

Now get mobile data deactivated by a call or SMS to 1925

The new directive from telecom regulator TRAI follows a large number of complaints from customers that mobile operators were keeping the process of deactivation very complex to earn extra revenue.

Telcos oppose TRAI proposal on mobile data connection

Private telecom operators Airtel Reliance Jio, Vodafone and Idea Cellular have opposed telecom regulator TRAI's proposal to protect consumers from default activation of mobile internet services that often leads to 'bill shocks'.

BSNL customers to get unused mobile data on next recharge

Subscribers of BSNL's pre-paid 2G and 3G services will get unused mobile Internet data added to their plans when they go for next recharge.

Explicit consent of consumers must for activating data: TRAI

Telecom regulator TRAI Wednesday proposed that service providers should take explicit consent of consumers through toll free short code 1925 for activating data services, a move aimed at addressing users complaints regarding data usage.

Bharti Airtel Q4 net profit jumps over 30% to Rs 1,255 cr

Bharti Airtel Tuesday reported an over 30 percent jump in its consolidated net profit at Rs 1,255 crore for the March quarter, driven by growth in mobile data revenue.

Mobile data subscribers to reach 501 mn by FY18: Report

Mobile data subscribers in the country are expected to grow over two times to reach 501 million by 2017-18 led by increasing consumer engagement with mobile phones, availability of low-cost smartphones and expansion of data networks, a report has said.

Idea offers data benefits bundled with 3G smartphones

The company also launched two 3G enabled smartphones priced at Rs 4,999 and Rs 6,250.

OTT players fuelling data growth in India: Hike messenger

Over-the-top (OTT) messaging applications might be cannibalising SMS traffic but they are fuelling data growth which is creating a new revenue source for telecom companies, says Hike messenger founder and CEO Kavin Bharti Mittal.

India likely to have over 500 mn data users by 2018 fiscal

Driven by falling handset prices and rise in smartphone penetration, data subscribers in India are likely to grow an average 25 percent every year to reach 519 million by 2018 fiscal, a report by Morgan Stanley said.

IMImobile launches cloud-based mobile engagement platform

Hyderabad-based IMImobile, a mobile data technology provider, Friday announced the launch of IMImobile OpenHouse, a cloud-based mobile engagement (m-Engagement) platform.