Here’s a fact: India is now the second largest smartphone market in the world, behind China and ahead of the US. Another fact: Over 40 million smartphones were shipped in the third quarter of 2017 in the country. This is according to a report by an independent tech analyst.
Samsung can call it what it likes — perfect entertainment companion, holistic entertainment device, or a must-have multimedia partner. But right from the outset, I have my qualms about the Tab A 2017, an eight-inch tablet launched recently in India.
Somewhere in the smartphone’s journey, the front camera began to take precedence over the primary camera. Thanks to our obsession with ourselves, selfie phones began to appear on the market in droves. But Xiaomi wasn’t responsible for any of these, until now. The Chinese company’s Redmi Y1 is the first in a series of what…
Troubled by the banking sector’s huge exposure to the telecom sector, the Indian Banks’ Association (IBA) has asked the telecom department to refund auction money to mobile operators who want to surrender their spectrum and exit.
Google launched the third ‘Google for India’ event in New delhi. Hinting at not only the growing internet user base but also the shift away from desktop to smartphones, Rajan Anandan, Vice-President – South East Asia and India, Google, said there are over 400 million internet users in India, with around 330 million accessing internet…
Beleaguered telecom operator Aircel is in talks with lenders and shareholders to find a way out of its current crisis with cash for operations set to run out by March.
As part of the company’s Next Billion User initiative, Google is all set to extend its free Wi-Fi services beyond railway stations to include entire cities.
Fair trade regulator CCI has given its nod to the intra-group transfer of shares of Indus Towers to Vodafone India’s shareholders from the telecom operator.
A Delhi court on Tuesday fixed December 21 for pronouncement of judgment in the 2G spectrum allocation scam case Special Judge O P Saini fixed the date in the presence of the accused and counsel for CBI and Enforcement Directorate. “I have perused the files and will pronounce judgement on December 21 at 10.30 a.m.”…
Two major Chinese lenders plan to support a move by China Development Bank to put Indian wireless carrier Reliance Communications (RCom) into insolvency court as they seek to recover about $2 billion in debt, said three people with knowledge of the matter.