Category: Indian Telecom and Broadband

  • Airtel Money : Charges, Deactivation and What you should know

    Airtel Money

    Bharti Airtel has launched the concept of e-Wallet on large-scale. For those who don’t know,  This facility lets you make payments for Electric Bills, Medicine, Grocery shops, Movie Tickets, etc using your Mobile Phone. The concept is simple, you put money in an account and pay from your mobile phone. Think about it as your […]

  • BSNL 3G Dataplan / Tariffs for iPad in India ( Official Link )

    Apple should announce launch of iPad  in India by tomorrow and thanks to Vasudev we have official link to BSNL 3G Data plan for iPad. Looking at the plans its definitely much cheaper that the competitor but we will have to wait till all the telecoms come out with their plans. However looking at the […]

  • Calculate your internet usage before you buy a plan

    Free Internet Usage Calculator, know your monthly data usage

    Airtel lately launched the 3G services for their consumers, in the same series Airtel has come up with an awesome tool, the Internet Usage Calculator, which helps the consumers to take a quick decision easily on the choice of the internet plan before buying it. You need to visit the official Airtel website to access […]

  • APN settings for BSNL 3g for iPad

    BSNl 3G

    We are already reading about BSNL 3G plans for iPad on several websites without any link to official websites but if you already have BSNL 3G micro sim and want to use it on your iPad here are the APN settings for it : Go to MENU > Settings > Cellular data Cellular data: ON […]

  • Things you should know about Vodafone 3G ( India )

    Vodafone 3G

    Vodafone 3G is finally coming next year. I remember getting a call from Vodafone months back where they told me it was launching next week and even told me plan rates. Finally the week has come and there is a dedicated FAQ paged you should read and below are few key points which I found […]

  • Mobile Number Portability in India: Do we really need it?

    Mobile Number Portability in India Useful or hyped and useless

    Much awaited Mobile Number Portability (MNP) facility has finally made the debut in Haryana, and will be now available all over India on January 20, 2011. Follow these steps to use MNP and switch your mobile operator Implementation of MNP has been done on zonal basis, i.e. the country has been divided in two zones […]

  • TRAI asks operators not to charge high for SMS to 1900 for MNP

    Trai SMS 1900

    TRAI according to this official document has asked all the telecom operators to treat an SMS sent to 1900 as any other normal SMS and not as special SMS which are generally charged 5 or 6 Rupees. The total cost to switch using MNP should not be more than 19 and if a subscriber is […]

  • TRAI rolls out tough Do Not Disturb Regulations

    Do not call registry

    According to the Recent Document released here and here under heading The Telecom Commercial Communications Customer Preference Regulations, 2010, TRAI had laid strict rules for Telemarketers who break the rule and new options are opened up for customers. TRAI rolls out tough Do Not Disturb Regulations Below are the main features : A customer may […]

  • Steps for changing your Mobile Operator [ MNP ]


    Mobile Number Portability launched in Haryana and probably by next year January we will have it every where around the country. The best of this is you never change your number but below are the few facts you should know about. This is applicable to all operators like Vodafone, Tata Indicom, Tata Docomo, Airtel, Idea […]

  • Airtel Special 3G Data Plan offers for Specific devices

    Airtel 3G upgrades

    If you already have 3G from AirTel and bought devices like Samsung Galaxy Tab, AirTel has introduced a special upgrade offer specific to these devices. Devices included are : Samsung galaxy Tab, S and wave. Nokia N8 Other Samsung Devices Other Nokia Phones. They are giving out 2Gb download for next 6 months with nominal […]