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.
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 are the fastest connectivity link to the world. But India’s ageing population is still fighting shy of using it.
The internet is heading towards a ‘capacity crunch’ and could reach its limit in just eight years, say scientists.
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.
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 usage in India grew by 74 per cent, driven by 3G traffic which more than doubled last year, says a study by Nokia Networks.
The rumours however have managed to gain some serious attention and Facebook's Messenger team has written a post clarifying busting these.
Just 18 months after appearing at risk of getting crushed by the swelling mobile wave, the No 1 social network is riding high.
WhatsApp has been a strong player in Asia, but in the past year has faced strong competition from LINE and WeChat.
For many Silicon Valley insiders the price tag proved difficult to swallow, especially if WhatsApp's business model and product roadmap doesn't evolve.
For Facebook, this is clearly the biggest tech deal.
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.
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.
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WhatsApp grew up in Silicon Valley, but its founder's background in Eastern Europe gave it its DNA.