Mobile Users

  • Airtel first to cross the 200 million mobile-user mark in India 19-02-2014 03:47 PM

    New Delhi: Bharti Airtel, India's biggest mobile service company, has become the first in the country to cross 200 million subscribers. The telecom major said in a statement said that it "has crossed the 200 million mobile subscriber mark in India, further consolidating its leadership position in the world's second-largest...
  • More users to log in to Facebook through mobile devices in coming years 16-02-2014 01:14 PM

    New Delhi: Facebook expects a decline in number of users logging on the social networking website through PCs globally, especially from the US and other developed markets of Europe and Asia. The California-headquartered firm projects that the future growth will come from mobile, helped by more and more users in...
  • Mobile user base falls to 87.05 cr in September; first drop in 5 months 06-11-2013 05:06 PM

    New Delhi: The country's wireless subscriber base fell to 87.05 crore at the end of September, registering the first drop in five months, after Reliance Communications deactivated services of over 1 crore "unprofitable" users. According to data released by sectoral regulator TRAI, the mobile user base declined 0.70 per cent...
  • 1 in 4 urban Indian mobile user has issues with operator: Study 28-10-2013 06:08 PM

    New Delhi: Almost one-in-four urban Indian mobile user has issues like network, mobile Internet, billing and charging, with their service operator, but only half of these issues are reported, a study by telecom infrastructure company Ericsson revealed today. According to Ericsson ConsumerLab's study, Transforming Experiences, many of the issues are...
  • Tweet for free on Vodafone network for 3 months 29-07-2013 04:59 PM

    Mumbai: As part of its initiative to drive mobile internet adoption in the country, telecom giant Vodafone today partnered with Twitter to offer subscribers free access to the microblogging website for three months. Under the partnership, Vodafone subscribers will be able to access and tweet without incurring data charges when...
  • Mobile connections in India estimated to be around 90 crore 20-11-2012 03:03 PM

    New Delhi: Use of cell phones is increasing at an incredible rate in Delhi with the number of mobile connections in the city reaching 4.25 crore against its population of around 1.70 crore, implying that on an average every Delhiite has at least two phones. The number of mobile phone...
  • Facebook sees mobile users to grow more rapidly 04-11-2012 03:42 PM

    Hyderabad: Social networking site Facebook anticipates its mobile users growth to outpace PC users growth in "foreseeable" future largely on the back of India, Brazil and the US. The networking giant has, however, failed to cash in on the growing mobile user base so far. Facebook, in a filing with...
  • Apple ahead in mobile loyalty: Gfk research firm 25-11-2011 10:26 AM

    Washington: Apple is well ahead of rivals in building brand loyalty among its users in a mobile market where the key brands are rushing to build as large a foothold as possible, a study by research firm GfK showed. Some 84 per cent of iPhone users said they would pick...
  • Happy with mobile service? Very few are 10-09-2006 11:45 AM

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