Now SMS Can Be Used As Train Ticket

Indian Railways has launched a mobile application ‘M-ticket’, which will allow users to book rail tickets via their internet enabled mobile phones. With this application now Passengers don’t have to carry any paper tickets or printout of e tickets as an SMS can be used as Ticket . The SMS will be delivered to users mobile no. after completing booking and payment formalities. To use SMS as Ticket users need to carry a photo id proof (Voter id, Pan card, Driving License, etc) along with them. The service was launched by former Railway Minister and chief minister of West Bengal Mamta Banarjee in kolkata. To download this application visit...

Nokia Ties Up With UBI for Mobile Payments Services

Union Bank of India (UBI) together with India’s most selling mobile brand nokia, announced the commercial launch of ‘Union Bank Money powered by Nokia’ across India, starting with the National Capital Region. The service is already available to consumers in Gurgaon, and will be soon go live in Delhi, Faridabad and Noida. This will be followed by a nationwide roll-out over the next few months.The unique service specifically targets users, who do not have a bank account today, by providing access to financial services through their mobile phones and driving financial inclusion. For customers in the no-frill category, the turnover will have an annual ceiling and prepaid card will have balance ceiling as per RBI guidelines. Other customers, who complete KYC...

Telenor Crosses 100 Million Subscribers in Asia

Telenor Telenor Group announced that it has crossed 100 million subscribers in Asia. This milestone marks another significant achievement in Telenor Groups successful history in the region. The Telenor Group entered Asia in 1996 under the brandname Grameenphone in Bangladesh. At the end of 2010, Telenor Group’s has operations in five Asian countries with Grameenphone in Bangladesh, Uninor in India, dtac in Thailand, DiGi in Malaysia and Telenor in Pakistan which generated 39 percent of the group’s total revenues and obtained an operating cash flow above NOK 10 billion.In subscriber growth Telenor Group added more than 23 million subscribers in Asia in 2010. The announcement was made by Sigve Brekke, Executive Vice President of Telenor Group, and head of Telenor...

MigCricket – Cricket World Cup Game From mig33

The Cricket fever has also hits world’s largest mobile-first community mig33. mig33 has launched a cricket game, migCricket that will have its own Sachin Tendulkars and Dhonis this World Cup. As the Cricket World Cup starts on the 19th Feb, migCricket would see live cricket action of users from across the world especially –India and arch-rivals South Africa, which have a strong community on this virtual world! In this Cricket game, the objective is to be the best cricket player for your team by scoring the most runs before getting out. The game is a chat-based cricket card game in which you draw different cards with different cricket outcomes. Players join the game by paying with mig33 credits. Some cards add score while others cause the player to ‘get out’. If...

Add personal touch to your valentine gifts with mcupid

Valentine’s day is just 2 days away and if you really want to make it special for your loved ones, add your voice message along with the gift or flowers you are sending. VoiceTree Technologies has launched mcupid service that will provide feature to online florist or gift sellers to add voice message service to the gifts and flowers, as a replacement of regular message cards. This is a value added service for online flowers and gift sellers. Here how it works: The user has to make online order only from the mCupid powered website & has to choose the option of the mCupid Voice Message. The website will pass on the information like sender’s number & receiver’s number to the mCupid API after which it will ask the user to dial 011-40440011 for recording the...

17.11 lakh Porting requests in 15 days : TRAI

About 15 days after the national rollout of the Mobile Number Portability (MNP) service, TRAI has revealed MNP figures. According to the figures more than 17.11 lakh mobile subscribers across India submitted their requests for switching to other mobile service provider in MNP regime. The MNP service was introduced on a pilot basis in Haryana on November 25, 2010 and was later rolled out pan-India from January 20 this year. Of the total 17.11 lakh requests received, about 2.29 lakh were from Haryana circle where MNP was first implemented. In rest of the country, in Zone-I (Northern & Western Region) maximum number of requests have been received in Gujarat (1.67 lakhs) followed by Rajasthan (1.44 lakhs) whereas in MNP Zone-II (Southern & Eastern Region)...