Weekly Wrap-up: Yahoo Wishlist, FDI Reforms, TrueCaller DB Hack & More…


Time for a quick wrap-up of the posts that we published on trak.in last week.Trak.in weekly news wrap-up

Paytm has now launched online filing of tax returns on their portal in partnership with cleartax. However, unlike their other services, in this case, they act only as a lead generator.

WaveMac, is a small device connects via USB to a laptop or a PC and enables it to be gesture controlled by wearing a small ring cap at the end of the finger.

All India Radio will soon be starting SMS based news service across India. The new service will offer news headlines via SMS sent 3 times in a day. It will also carry advertising.

Google Play store has been updated, and this update probably has the best UI compared to its predecessors. Guess Amazon needs to take some lessons from Google Play designers now!

Dhingana has followed Gaana and has launched unlimited music downloads and offline music play on their iOS app for a subscription Fee. Will this model work?

It seems Yahoo wants to create some buzz around Yahoo Mail. They have launched a Yahoo Wishlist where users can names from recycled Yahoo Email IDs. Try your luck!

Much needed FDI reforms have been announced by Indian Prime Minister. 10 sectors have now been further opened up for FDI investments. Here is the Chart showing FDI Caps.

IIT Madras Professor has created a language script that unifies all 22 languages and can be learned with in couple of hours. Here our audio interview with him explaining his creation.

Pune Mirror today carried a story on MSEB Android App, which it termed to illegal and unauthorized. We spoke to the App developer, and looks like there is nothing illegal about it!

Here are the Top 10 Most Admired Companies in India for 2013 according to the recent report released by Hay Group. TCS tops the chart with Infosys coming in at 4th!

According to a tweet put out by Samsung India, Galaxy Tab 3 should soon make its way into India. But, Galaxy Tabs seem to have lost their charisma that they had when they first arrived!

eHackingNews has reported that Truecaller phonebook database has been compromised by SEA hacker group. But it looks like it is the wordpress frontend that was hacked, and phonebook data may be safe!

RCom has now joined other operators in 3G rate reduction by as much as half. Reliance 3G rates are now lesser than their 2G rates!

HR Minister has said that they are planning to overhaul Education system in India to achieve 80 percent Adult Literacy Rate in India!

With Canvas 4 being a big disappointment, many have started asking which is the other Indian smartphone which is appealing right now. Here is a comparison of Titanium S9 Vs Canvas 4 Vs Auxus Nuclea N1, that should answer your question.

Do you know the real reason why Gmail introduced their new tabbed email inbox? Advertisements… Yes, soon you may see Ads from Google coming to you in form of emails!

The Mobile manufacturers seem to now be fascinated with “Mini” Phones… Samsung started the trend and now HTC is following it as well! Is it just milking the famous Name?

Ezetap has announced launch of sub USD50 Mobile Point of Sale Device that is fully integrated and can accept payments from any debit or credit in India. It is a boon for small merchants for sure.

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