Happy Birthday Oneindia! We are 10 years young now!

Greynium / Oneindia.com completed 10 years of operations today (Jan 1, 2016). When we started the portal I had not thought about this milestone at all, we were so caught up firefighting many issues which a typical startup would face in its initial … [Continue reading]

India To Cross 400 Million Internet Users By Dec 2015

The number of Internet users in India is expected to reach 402 million by December 2015, registering a growth of 49% over last year, according to a report ‘Internet in India 2015’, jointly published by the Internet and Mobile Association of India … [Continue reading]

PM Narendra Modi in Silicon Valley stresses the importance of Indian language content

Few basic stats of the internet space in India, 320 million internet user base (~25% internet penetration) Demography: 16- 25 years (37%), 26-35 years (38%), 36-45 (16%), Others (9%, which includes me!) Urban internet base 62%, rural internet … [Continue reading]

Mobile’s global share of ad spend is expected to more than double by 2017

By 2017 internet will be the biggest advertising medium in 12 key markets, according to the report "Advertising Expenditure Forecasts - June 2015" from ZenithOptimedia. Internet ad spend, which will include the mobile, will be representing 28% of … [Continue reading]

Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Jio sets the date for India’s internet inflection point

In 2010 Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Industries (RIL) had promised India a wireless broadband revolution. India expected to see the launch of 4G by 2012 but as expected all such big projects do get delayed. India expected to see its internet inflection … [Continue reading]