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Idea hikes mobile data rates by up to 100% in Delhi
Business

Idea hikes mobile data rates by up to 100% in Delhi

Idea is the first telecom operator that has increased data tariffs after the March spectrum auction in which government received bids worth Rs 1.1 lakh crore.

Telcos oppose TRAI's proposal on default mobile data connection
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Telcos oppose TRAI's proposal on default mobile data connection

Private telecom operators Airtel, Reliance Jio, Vodafone and Idea Cellular have opposed telecom regulator TRAI's proposal to protect consumers from default activation of mobile internet services that often leads to 'bill shocks'.

Mobiles? I am not interested in using them, say over 50-year-olds in India
Business

Mobiles? I am not interested in using them, say over 50-year-olds in India

Mobiles are the fastest connectivity link to the world. But India’s ageing population is still fighting shy of using it.

Internet could reach its limit in just eight years, say scientists
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Internet could reach its limit in just eight years, say scientists

The internet is heading towards a ‘capacity crunch’ and could reach its limit in just eight years, say scientists.

Americans rely on smartphones as a key way to go online, says Pew study
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Americans rely on smartphones as a key way to go online, says Pew study

Americans love their smartphones and rely on them as a key way to go online, but many find the cost too steep, a survey showed Wednesday.

Airtel and BSNL team up to offer pan-India intra-circle roaming
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Airtel and BSNL team up to offer pan-India intra-circle roaming

BSNL's mobile network covers an area of 72 percent of country's population Telecom operators Airtel and BSNL are likely to sign a pan-India roaming pact within a month to strengthen their 2G mobile services in areas where either of them has a weak or negligible presence.

Mobile Internet traffic in India grew by 74 percent, 3G usage more than doubled
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Mobile Internet traffic in India grew by 74 percent, 3G usage more than doubled

Mobile Internet usage in India grew by 74 per cent, driven by 3G traffic which more than doubled last year, says a study by Nokia Networks.

Facebook finally addresses Messenger controversy with 'Get the Facts' explainer
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Facebook finally addresses Messenger controversy with 'Get the Facts' explainer

The rumours however have managed to gain some serious attention and Facebook's Messenger team has written a post clarifying busting these.

After $19 bn WhatsApp deal, Facebook and Zuckerberg are riding high
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After $19 bn WhatsApp deal, Facebook and Zuckerberg are riding high

Just 18 months after appearing at risk of getting crushed by the swelling mobile wave, the No 1 social network is riding high.

Facebook take note: WhatsApp isn't a hit everywhere in Asia
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Facebook take note: WhatsApp isn't a hit everywhere in Asia

WhatsApp has been a strong player in Asia, but in the past year has faced strong competition from LINE and WeChat.

$19 billon Facebook deal analysis: WhatsApp's simplicity is its big plus and minus
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$19 billon Facebook deal analysis: WhatsApp's simplicity is its big plus and minus

For many Silicon Valley insiders the price tag proved difficult to swallow, especially if WhatsApp's business model and product roadmap doesn't evolve.

$19 billion for WhatsApp: The 'go big or go home' moment for Facebook
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$19 billion for WhatsApp: The 'go big or go home' moment for Facebook

If Facebook hopes to remain the social networking leader, the company must follow the people. That realisation compelled Zuckerberg to pay $19 billion for WhatsApp.

Facebook pays $19 bn for WhatsApp, but Sequoia Capital gets last laugh
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Facebook pays $19 bn for WhatsApp, but Sequoia Capital gets last laugh

With the sale of its protégé company message service WhatsApp to Zuckerberg's Facebook for $19 billion, Sequoia found a way to make money from Facebook as well as solidifying its position as a titan of venture capital.

Did Facebook overpay for WhatsApp? Analysts weigh in
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Did Facebook overpay for WhatsApp? Analysts weigh in

Facebook, WhatsApp, Technology, Mobile internet , Facebook buys WhatsApp, WhatsApp, Smartphones, Mobile Messaging, Technology, Internet,

How WhatsApp CEO Jan Koum's Ukrainian roots helped define the app's DNA
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How WhatsApp CEO Jan Koum's Ukrainian roots helped define the app's DNA

WhatsApp grew up in Silicon Valley, but its founder's background in Eastern Europe gave it its DNA.