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Feb 15, 2017
Trai has extended the deadline for comments on net neutrality by a month; new date set as 15 MarchTelecom regulator Trai today extended the last date for comments on the contentious Net neutrality by a month to March 15. Telecom operators and Internet-based companies have been at loggerheads on the issue.
Feb 10, 2017
Facebook Lite reaches 200 million users worldwide, and it’s a lot better than Free BasicsEven with a narrowed down access point, Facebook Lite presents a fairly neutral picture of the internet at a fraction of the cost.
Feb 09, 2017
Like Facebook and Google, China's UCWeb is looking to offer free internet in IndiaUCWeb, a subsidiary of China’s Alibaba group, is looking to make inroads in India by offering subsidised or even free internet access to Indians.
May 30, 2016
$1 trillion extra GDP by 2020 if all Indians get onlineIf the number of people with access to internet were to reach 100 percent, India’s GDP could be increased by an extra $1 trillion by 2020.
May 12, 2016
How NASSCOM went soft on Facebook's biggest mistakeFacebook seems to be in a fix. Although it's plateaued in more ways than one, it's easy to notice how the company is trying all sorts of tricks to gain more users on to its social network that is expected to never have a satiation point.
Feb 25, 2016
Facebook keen to shift focus to other parts of internet.orgDisappointed with TRAI’s ruling banning Free Basics, Facebook has said it will now focus on other parts of the internet.org programme and wants to work with all operators in order to get more people on the Internet.
Feb 25, 2016
3.2 billion people had Internet access in 2015: FacebookThe number of people worldwide with Internet access reached 3.2 billion at the end of 2015, but the remaining 4.1 billion still could not get online, a Facebook-sponsored study showed.
Feb 23, 2016
Facebook's Free Basics helped just one dominant player: Vodafone CEOTaking a strong pitch for more competition in offering internet services, Vodafone Group chief Vittorio Colao has spoken his mind on Facebook's Free Basics, saying it was helping just "one dominant player" in India.
Feb 09, 2016
Disappointed with TRAI verdict but will keep working to deliver free Internet access: Mark ZuckerbergExpressing disappointment on India's decision on net neutrality, Facebook founder and chief Mark Zuckerberg has said he is committed to keep working to break down connectivity barriers in India and around the world.
Jan 05, 2016
Mark Zuckerberg reveals 2016 plans for AI butlerMark Zuckerberg wants to build an artificially intelligent assistant in 2016 to help run his home and assist him at work, the Facebook founder and chief executive said.