To cash in on the current festive season, HMD Global, the makers on Nokia phones, on Thursday introduced the refreshed version of its previously popular slider phone — the Nokia 8110.
WhatsApp on Wednesday started rolling out “Picture in Picture (PiP) mode” for viewing videos hosted on selected platforms, for all Android beta users running Android operating system (OS version 4.4 and above).
Facebook’s WhatsApp is working closely with Reliance Jio to spread awareness of false messages, weeks after the telecom operator opened up the messaging service to millions of customers using its cheap internet-enabled phone.
To ensure that users are able to port their mobile numbers easily and in a timely manner, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Tuesday proposed financial disincentives of up to ₹ 10,000 for service providers for wrongful rejections of such requests.
The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the new telecom policy that aims to provide broadband access to every citizen at 50 Mbps speed by the year 2022.
Bharti Airtel has added another recharge plan for its prepaid subscribers in the country at a price of Rs 195. The Rs 195 unlimited plan will offer 1.25GB of daily mobile internet data at 2G or 3G or 4G speeds along with unlimited local, STD and roaming voice calls for a validity 28 days.
Shreenivas S. Galgali, Advisor, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI), Bengaluru, said there is no conclusive scientific evidence to prove that the electromagnetic radiation from cellular mobile towers causes health hazards.
Reliance Group will exit the telecommunications business all together and will instead focus on real estate assets development, valued at ₹25,000 crore, chairman Anil Ambani said on Tuesday.
Having missed the bus for early adoption of latest technologies in the past, India — one of the fastest growing telecom markets in the world — is pushing for a timely roll-out of 5G technology in the country.
The Union government on Thursday extended the term of Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) chairman R.S. Sharma till September 2020. His term was to end this week. As per the government notification, he will remain in post till September 30, 2020, when he turns 65.