Flyte

  • Flipkart's Flyte fails to fly against the piracy wind, to shut down May 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Flipkart will close its nascent music download service, Flyte, due to problems of music piracy and micro-payments. Flyte, which was started on February 27 last year allows people to download music at affordable prices. Flipkart claims the Flyte has about 100,000 customers. Flipkart has also sent an email...
  • Flipkart's Flyte giving away 100 free MP3 albums everyday till Feb 28 February 20, 2013

    New Delhi: We have often seen and heard people giving presents to others on their birthdays, but Flipkart's digital music store Flyte appears to be openhanded as it is giving people gifts in the run up to its first birthday. Flyte, which is turning one on February 28, is celebrating...
  • Digital store Flipkart offers e-books online December 5, 2012

    Bangalore: India's leading e-commerce brand Flipkart.com's digital store Flyte has forayed into selling e-books online to change reading habits of book lovers. "Readers can buy and read their favourite books on their computing and mobile devices through Flyte e-books application, which is available for Android operating system," Flipkart's vice-president Sameer Nigam...
  • Apple opens up iTunes Store for India December 4, 2012

    New Delhi: Apple has finally opened the doors of its popular iTunes Store for users in India. On its India debut the iTunes Store is offering a selected range of Indian music and movies for purchase with prices in Indian rupees. Individual songs are available for purchase for Rs 12 and...
  • Flipkart launches eBook app for Android November 29, 2012

    Online mega store, Flipkart has announced that its digital store, Flyte, will now also sell eBooks for Android phones and tablets with a special dedicated application. Currently, Flyte has a selection of more than 1 lakh books, with prices starting at Rs 30, while around 4000 books are available for...
  • Music review: Three Wheels, Nine Lives October 31, 2012

    Colourblind Chameleons Chuck a stone into any college campus in metropolitan India, and chances are it would land on a student who plays in a rock band. That’s how common they are now. No real story there. Okay then, how about those who’ve made their name by not covering songs by other...
  • Flipkart launches Flyte MP3 download store February 28, 2012

    New Delhi: Fast growing e-commerce website Flipkart is flying into the digital music download territory with its MP3 download service called Flyte. The online music download store which opened on Monday will have to compete with music piracy websites and illegal BitTorrent downloads but also with free Indian online music streaming...