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Anil Ambani group relaunches Bigflix to take on Netflix, Amazon Prime Video

The Anil Ambani Group has relaunched Bigflix, the homegrown competitor to Netflix, with an expanded focus covering regional language content as well as an eye on audiences outside India.The service will have 2000 HD movies in nine Indian languages to start with, the group said.These languages are Hindi, Telugu,

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Net Neutrality: Vodafone wants right to manipulate Internet videos

Vodafone India said it would like to be given the power to manage the size of videos watched by users on its mobile network and lower it automatically "for overall quality welfare".Participating in the discussions related to Net Neutrality and the powers to be given to telecom operators in traffic management, the

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Vodafone customers to get Rs 250 cashback on Amazon Prime subscripton

Vodafone said any of its subscribers that uses its website or app to subscribe to Amazon Prime service in India will get Rs 250 cash back in the form of payment balance in their Amazon account.Technically, operators in India are forbidden from giving cheaper data access to any particular website

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PayTM ropes in IIT Kanpur for ‘cashless campus’

PayTM, India's biggest mobile payment company and a minority subsidiary of Alibaba Group, said it partnered with Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur to bring its cashless payment solution to the country’s premier engineering college.Under the program, students will be able to make payments using the mobile app at hostel canteens,

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Siti to launch cable broadband in five Indian cities as Jio expands

Zee Group-owned Siti Cable will launch high-speed broadband services in five different cities by June this year, company sources revealed.Siti Cable, a brand of Siti Networks, currently operates broadband services in Delhi, Hisar, Rohtak and Karnal. The new locations are likely to be outside Haryana, according to our sources."We will

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PayTM adds support for UPI payments

Customers of PayTM, India's largest wallet service can now make payments using the Unified Payments Interface, the government of India's open payments platform.The company has signed up with ICICI Bank be able to receive payments from its customers who are on the UPI platform using its ID 'paytm@icici'.However, customers cannot simply transfer

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After Freecharge, Axis Bank wins virtual POS provider Paynear for its UPI platform

Paynear, which helps shopkeepers and businesses to accept card payments without buying a point-of-sale (POS) machine, has tied up with Axis Bank to implement support for UPI or Unified Payment Interface.UPI allows users to send and receive money and make payments using IDs that resemble email addresses (for example, rajesh@icici).Paynear

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Freecharge ties up with ICICI Bank to offer POS services

Snapdeal-owned FreeCharge has tied up with ICICI Bank's Merchant Services, which will allow consumers to pay their bill at over 1 Lakh ICICI stores with their Freecharge accounts.These merchants are located at across 700 cities and towns in India, the company said. "FreeCharge’s partnership with ICICI Merchant Services, powered by

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Airtel starts Payments Bank; offers 7.25% interest on savings ac

Airtel Payments Bank, a subsidiary of Bharti Airtel Limited, today said that it has rolled out a pilot of its banking services in Rajasthan. The pilot is aimed at testing systems and processes ahead of a full scale pan Indian launch.With this, Airtel Bank has become the first payments bank

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Ahead of merger, RCom releases low-cost ISD app in India

Reliance Communications, which will merge its wireless operations with Aircel in the coming months, has released its international calling app Reliance Global Call in India.Somewhat similar to the Jio4G Voice app, the app helps you make international calls using RCom's network using your data connection.Call rates are as low as

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Razorpay introduces e-cash on delivery using UPI

Razorpay, a payment processing company, announced eCOD, a new service that lets customers pay for deliveries after the delivery is actually made.Unlike other recent offerings like Wallet on Delivery etc, Razorpay has built in support for UPI -- which means that you can pay directly from your bank account without

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Intex enters mobile wallet business in tie-up with Tata Teleservices

Intex Technologies, one of the leading Indian handset player said it has partnered with Tata Teleservices subsidiary mRUPEE to launch their first ever mobile wallet.The mobile wallet, named ‘Intex MyWallet’, will include quick integrated payment functionalities and conveniences within the device related to recharge, money transfer, shopping, booking train, movie

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SKODA launches app with spare part prices, service charges for its cars

ŠKODA Auto India, a Volkwagen Group company said it has launched a mobile application for its customers.The App, named 'MyŠKODA', connects ŠKODA Owners with ŠKODA India's digital ecosystem and provides access to the entire service history of their vehicle. It also lets the customers to know the cost of various parts and

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MobiKwik offers personal loans in 30 minutes

Wallet provider MobiKwik has started offering short-term loans for one-time festive buying and users can opt to pay the amount in equated monthly instalments or EMIs.MobiKwik is the first mobile wallet company to launch personal loans."The loan approval will be done within 30 minutes. To begin with, loans or

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