How the nanu app seeks to change the Internet telephony game in India

Arti Singh

Telecom operators in India have been at loggerheads with over-the-top (OTT) players such as WhatsApp, Viber and Skype saying ....

7 July, 2016

Skype to discontinue voice calling to phones within India from Nov 10

Anand Rai

Microsoft-owned internet calling service Skype is discontinuing its voice calling services to landlines and mobile phones within ....

7 October, 2014

TRAI paper on broadband next month; WhatsApp, Skype etc in queue


The telecom regulator TRAI will invite views of public on issues related to roll out of broadband in the country by end of next ....

21 August, 2014

TRAI rejects telcos' proposal to charge fee on services like WhatsApp, Viber & Skype


The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has decided against a proposal from telecom operators to make companies that ....

19 August, 2014

Skype co-founder's music streaming venture Rdio acquires Dhingana

Sainul K

San Francisco-based digital music service Rdio has acquiredDhingana, an India- and US-based social music streaming service, ....

14 March, 2014

Baby & kids products e-tailer Hopscotch raises $2M from LionRock Capital, Nisaba Godrej & Skype co-founder

Sainul K

Hit the Mark Inc, which runs Mumbai-based curated baby and kids products flash sales venture Hopscotch, has secured $2 million ....

24 February, 2014

Syrian Electronic Army says hacked into Skype's social media accounts


The Syrian Electronic Army, an amorphous hacker collective that supports Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, claimed credit on Wednesday ....

2 January, 2014

Skype, Spotify creators hope to inspire European innovation


Angry Birds, Skype and Spotify may all be the product of European creativity, but if the old continent is ever going to challenge ....

22 March, 2013

Microsoft to log out Live Messenger on March 15, to merge features with Skype

Anand Rai

Microsoft has finally come out with a concrete date when the company will shut down its existing messenger service. The service, ....

10 January, 2013

Orange launches smartphone app for free calls, texts


Orange, the mobile brand of France Telecom, launched a global free calling and texting application on Thursday, in direct competition ....

23 November, 2012

Lightspeed, Matrix back, a social shopping platform for women

Sonam Gulati, claimed to be the country's first social shopping platform for women, has been launched today in a bid to usher ....

19 October, 2012

Exchange start-ups challenge banks

Maija Palmer

Taavet Hinrikus, an Estonian-born technology professional, was employed by Luxembourg-based Skype but living in London, which ....

3 August, 2012

India's Innovator's Dilemma

Manish R.

The term innovator's dilemma is applied when talking about how a company handles disruptive technologies that could cannibalise ....

23 March, 2012

Angry Birds Developer Rovio Gets Into Baby Products


Can an Angry Bird keep your baby safe and warm? Angry Birds developer Rovio is getting into baby products after the Finnish company's ....

9 August, 2011

Calling From Gmail Now In 38 Languages! Offers Cheaper Call Rates Than Skype

dev khare & Anand Rai & Shrija Agrawal

Technology giant Google has expanded the calling facility from Gmail (which enables users to call any mobile or landline) to several ....

3 August, 2011

Indian Government Wants Access To Google, Skype Services

dev khare & Anand Rai & Shrija Agrawal

The Indian Government has asked Google Inc., Skype Ltd. and other similar companies to provide security agencies in India with ....

15 July, 2011

'Facebook For Every Phone' Is Now Cheaper

Sudarshana Banerjee

We had predicted way back in January that Facebook would keep improving its mobile offerings and the company is certainly improving ....

14 July, 2011

Skype Introduces Video Calling For Android Phones


Skype, which is being bought by Microsoft for $8.5 billion, introduced a new service on Thursday allowing users of Android phones ....

1 July, 2011

Nimbuzz Reaches 50M Registered Users Worldwide

dev khare & Anand Rai & Shrija Agrawal & Aashish Bhinde

Nimbuzz, a free-of-cost messaging and mobile social entertainment application, has announced that it has reached the 50-million ....

24 June, 2011

Internet Calls To Generate $40 Billion By 2015: Report


The market for making phone calls over the Internet is set to more than double to $40 billion within five years, researchers said. Research ....

16 June, 2011

Microsoft To Buy Skype For $8.5 Billion


Microsoft Corp plans to buy Internet phone service Skype for $8.5 billion in its biggest-ever acquisition, placing a rich bet ....

10 May, 2011