Calls review: Derivative storytelling undermines Apple TV+’s novel alternative to podcast adaptations
Calls is an adaptation of the CANAL+ French series created by Timothée Hochet. It's the fiction podcast transitioning into a new form of audio-visual narrative. Over 9 episodes, each around 15-20 minutes in length, stories of strange phenomena unfold all of which are transcribed over minimal graphics on screen.
Call trailer: Pedro Pascal, Nick Jonas, Lily Collins get tangled in eerie phone call conversations in Apple TV+ series
Calls is designed to be an immersive television experience that uses auditory senses with minimal abstract visuals to tell nine individual short-form stories, states a press release.
Apple said iPhones do not record audio while listening for Siri wake-up commands and Siri does not share spoken words.
The TRAI regulation mentioned "A major abuse of the current regulations will thus be stopped,".
Air India, Vistara welcome telecom panel's nod for in-flight connectivity, hope move will add to passengers' convenience
Major airlines, including Air India and Vistara, on Tuesday welcomed the Telecom Commission's nod for use of WiFi and voice services in-flight
Telecom panel gives nod to in-flight connectivity in Indian airspace; flyers can make calls, browse the net in 3 months
In-flight connectivity will be available once an aircraft reaches an altitude of 3,000 meters.
This will make Instagram the third platform under Facebook with calling features after Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp.
"In the last four months, data shows that call drops have come down by 60%," Sinha said on the sidelines of "Building ICT - Infrastructure: Connect the Unconnected".
In a bid to check the quality of mobile services, regulator TRAI has begun operator-assisted drive test that captures real-time data to monitor the level of call drops and voice quality across multiple cities.
Trying to solve call drops, the telecom service providers have installed more than 130,000 additional base transceiver stations (BTS) across the country between June to October and plan to install more than 150,000 more BTSs till March 2017.
India is among the 28 countries that continue to seek access to Vodafone's network for intercepting phone calls, text messages and emails, the UK-based group said on Wednesday in a report.
The Delhi Government's 181 helpline for women in distress, which was launched in the wake of the December 16 gangrape, has received over two lakh calls in the last four-and-half months.
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Better networks and 3G and broadband services will enable data to drive growth