HYDERABAD: Eight lakh subscribers in the city were in for a rude awakening on Wednesday when Hathway, a cable TV service operator, deactivated paid channels. The reason cited was: consumers’ ‘failure’ to switch over to the new tariff regime. What caught subscribers off guard was Hathway’s swift action despite the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India […]
Telecom regulator TRAI Wednesday asserted that operators cannot charge TV viewers more than their usual monthly outgo under the ‘best fit plan’ to be offered during the transition period, and cautioned that the regulator will take action on any such complaint. “TRAI has clearly asked distribution platform owners (DPOs) to ensure that for consumers, the […]
New Delhi: The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Tuesday extended the deadline for selection of TV channels by both cable and Direct-to-Home (DTH) subscribers till March 31. The decision comes after the regulator held a meeting with DTH operators and multi-system operators (MSO) on Monday, the TRAI said in a statement. The new […]
San Francisco: Google-owned video sharing platform YouTube has announced that it will no longer recommend videos that “come close to” violating its community guidelines, such as conspiracy or medically inaccurate videos. The video sharing platform will no longer recommend videos “claiming the earth is flat, or making blatantly false claims about historic events like 9/11”, […]
Dish TV’s core business performance is reasonable with 0.6 mn net subscribers addition (21.6 mn) and Rs 16 billion/5.6 billion EBITDA/FCF in 9MFY19. The management targets to be debt-free (net debt at Rs 23 billion) by FY21, which seems achievable.
With nearly two billion monthly logged-in users, video-streaming platform YouTube is poised to bring in big moolah for Google in the coming years, the company’s CEO Sundar Pichai hinted in an earnings call with analysts on Monday.
MUMBAI: The new tariff order by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI), which came into effect from February 1 is expected to increase the monthly bill of most subscribers of television channels, but benefit popular channels, a report said.
Are you still confused about the new DTH regulations and channel selection process and their pricing or are you feeling lazy to call up the customer care of your TV service provide? This web application might be the answer to your quest of knowing how much more your channels are going to cost on the […]
HYDERABAD: Wondering how a press note that explained about new Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) regulations regarding cable TV transmissions can be challenged, without challenging the regulations themselves.
Pune: The “pay for what you use” mandate of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) kicks in from February 1. However, direct-to-home (DTH) service providers and cable operators are ignoring the details in the new regime, putting at a disadvantage many of their subscribers who have paid for long-duration plans.
If you believe the world is flat, don’t count on YouTube recommending videos supporting your theory.
YouTube is undoubtedly the most commonly used platform that people use for video consumption. Despite Indian consumers swimming in unlimited data –with telecom companies are getting competitively generous by the day – there are times when it’s not always possible to stream video content.