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  • Malayalam Review: 'Doctor Innocentaanu' is slow May 23, 2012

    After that extremely forgettable 'Ringtone', director Ajmal is trying a different genre in his new movie ' Doctor Innocentaanu'. But the important question that comes up is whether the filmmaker has learned any wise lessons from his debut debacle. The answer is a dismal no as his new endeavour remains...
  • Ringtones distract you from remembering February 16, 2012

    London: It's always better to keep your cell phone on silent mode particularly when you are trying to solve a problem, for a study says that mobile ringtones can distract you - especially if it's your favourite song. Researchers at Washington University in St Louis have claimed that mobile phone...
  • Advani yatra: BJP launches website, ringtone, SMS October 11, 2011

    New Delhi: In a bid to take the message of senior leader LK Advani's yatra for good governance and clean politics to a wider audience, BJP on Tuesday launched a dedicated website, a missed call service and a ringtone for the 38-day campaign. Making the announcement here, BJP spokesperson Prakash Javadekar...
  • Mobile phones with vuvuzela ringtones introduced August 2, 2010

    London: A mobile phone that blares out a 100 decibel ring tone as loud as a vuvuzela - the plastic horn that hit the headlines during the recent World Cup football - has been devised for the hard of hearing and the elderly. There's no way you are going to miss...
  • Singers, composers demand royalty in mobile downloads September 19, 2009

    New Delhi: The most famous voices behind Bollywood's melodys now want their share of the money for songs used by cell-phone service providers as caller tunes and ringtones. With revenue pouring in from caller tunes and ringtone downloads, singers do not want to be left out. Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhonsle, Sukhwinder Singh,...
  • Watch: Muslims in Indonesia use Ramadan ringtones September 8, 2009

    Indonesia is world's biggest Muslim country with more than 20 cr Muslims. ...
  • Condom, Condom: the Indian ringtone is a hit September 7, 2008

    New Delhi: Guess which Indian ring tone is being downloaded the most all over the world? No, it is not the latest Bollywood chartbuster, but a public health message that goes "condom, condom". Its makers are amazed by the popularity of the ring tone. It was launched last month and aims...
  • A ringtone that asks caller: Why don't you shut up? November 25, 2007

    A rather rude ringtone is a huge hit in Spain. It asks 'why don't you shut up?. CNN's AL Goodman has this report. ...
  • Now, get your cell phones ringing in RGV Ki Aag songs August 17, 2007

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma is pushing his much hyped Aag with the help of mobile games, ringtones and a whole lot of cellular gimmicks. At an event to unveil mobile games and ringtones from Ram Gopal Verma ki Aag, the reticent filmmaker spoke up. And this time, he sang a new...
  • Hello! Here's what your ring tone says about you July 29, 2007

    Hyderabad: While your flashy mobile phone may shed light on your taste for all things bling, it’s the choice of ring tone that rings in more details about your personality. Technology provider company, IMI mobile - in a survey of the total number of ringtones downloaded in the past year across...
  • Sameera up, close and truly personal June 17, 2007

    Mumbai: All of a sudden actress Sameera Reddy is going to be very busy. No, she has not signed a mega deal with Yashraj nor has she signed a contract on the small-screen with Balaji Telefilms. She has found place for herself on the smallest screen: a mobile portal will...
  • Mad scramble for Mayawati ringtone June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: The phone's been ringing off the hook and with party workers and leaders congratulating BSP supremo Mayawati for her landslide victory in Uttar Pradesh. But, what's with that ringtone that almost every follower of the Dalit messiah of the state have downloaded? The ringtone is called Behen Kumari Mayawati Zindabad...
  • Make Rajini's voice your ringtone June 19, 2007

    Chennai: Sivaji is special for more than one reasons, the most prominent of them being that Rajinikanth and A R Rahman are coming together after a gap of five long years. But even before the audio release of the film, the music can be sampled much in advance. All you...
  • Hutch launches cell back up service June 17, 2007

    Mumbai: There is good news for Hutch consumers. Hutch has launched a phone back up service, which will not only help customers save critical phone book data, but also preserve SMSes, MMSes, ringtones, games, photos and videos. The service will ensure a seamless transfer when you are tired of that old...
  • Now buy ringtones from gorcery stores September 13, 2006

    New Delhi: Mobile ringtones are now on the grocery list with Big Bazaar retailing India's first all-mobile, all-operator ringtone cards. One 97 Communications, a mobile value added services provider has launched this new ringtone card. Its exclusive tie up with Pantaloons has helped the company cut supply chain costs. Where...