Airtel to upgrade 3G network in delhi; customers will get 4G like speed on 3G in coming days


In the backdrop of network upgrading, Airtel subscribers in Delhi may face some network issues in the next few days, announces Airtel. The service provider is notifying users via e-mail on the probable network disruption. “Our engineers will be working…

November 22nd, 2016 12:20 PM 61Comments

Reliance Jio SIM Home Delivery Finally Kicks Off with an Invite-based Pilot Programme


Taking up from the rumours that hinted about Jio's upcoming home delivery service, Reliance Jio has finally launched a pilot programme to deliver the Jio SIM cards at your doorstep. For now, the company is launching the service in the…

November 21st, 2016 5:56 PM 56Comments

COAI welcomes new uniform Right of Way rules by the Department of Telecommunications


COAI has welcomed the new set of Right of Way (RoW) rules released by the Department of Telecommunications (DoT), saying the rules will help companies improve and augment existing telecom infrastructure, which will in turn, result in increased connectivity in…

November 20th, 2016 1:42 PM 2Comments

Tata Teleservices switches to unified licences for Mumbai, Maharashtra and Andhra Pradesh circles: Report


Dual-technology player Tata Teleservices (TTSL) has informed stock exchanges that it has replaced its licenses Mumbai, Maharashtra and Andhra Pradesh from UAS licensing to new telecom permits, Unified Licence. A PTI report said that Tata Teleservices (TTSL) --the unlisted parent…

November 19th, 2016 2:42 PM 15Comments

Jio sees a slowdown in customer addition due to bad customer experience, may miss 100-million target


Slowing data speeds and weakening customer experience has resulted in a slowdown in customer addition for Reliance Jio Infocomm, which now could miss its target of reaching 100 million 4G customers by December-end, according to a note by Motilal Oswal,…

November 19th, 2016 5:05 AM 199Comments

Anil Ambani-led RCom incorporates new tower company Towercom Infrastructure


Reliance Communications (RCom) on Thursday said that it has incorporated a new subsidiary, called Towercom Infrastructure Private Limited (TIPL). “We would like to inform that the Company has incorporated a new subsidiary named “Towercom Infrastructure Private Limited” on November 17,…

November 18th, 2016 6:30 AM 8Comments

Airtel launches 4G services in Bihar taking the total 4G deployment in state to 12 towns


Airtel has expanded its 4G services to few places in Bihar, including Muzaffarpur, Samastipur, Purnia, Bikramganj, Jhajha, Daudnagar & Ramnagar. With this, around 12 towns in Bihar gets the Airtel 4G. Patna, Gaya, Siwan, Motihari, and Bhagalpur are the other…

November 18th, 2016 12:06 AM 10Comments

OnePlus Claims Dash Charge Technology to Outsmart Google Pixel XL


Battery and the time taken to charge it has become a deciding factor in choosing the right smartphone. The manufacturers are undertaking trials and experiments in improving the factor, some of which have resulted in chaos (as seen in the…

November 17th, 2016 3:40 PM 1Comment

Reliance Jio tariff plans didn’t violate any rules by offering voice services free of charge: Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha


Reliance Jio Infocomm, the Mukesh Ambani-led telecom operator, has received a clean chit from the Indian government for its “controversial” tariff plans that offer free unlimited voice calling service, following a similar respite from the regulator, the Telecom Regulatory Authority…

November 17th, 2016 2:14 PM 20Comments

ITU Telecom World 2016 calls for implementation of comprehensive broadband policies and regulations


Huawei and the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) hosted the first Asia Pacific Exchange on Broadband Regulation and Policy. The speakers at the ITU Telecom World 2016 called for more comprehensive broadband policies for improving the speed and development of the…

November 17th, 2016 11:49 AM 0Comment

Currency ban contributes to the growth of wallet services of Airtel, Vodafone India, and Idea Cellular: Report


The currency ban has benefited telecom operators in numerous ways, primarily via creating an increase in their mobile wallet transactions. Among the operators, three major telecom players – Airtel, Vodafone India, and Idea Cellular – are estimated to witness a…

November 17th, 2016 8:37 AM 15Comments

Reliance Group, Cisco Jasper establish “UNLIMIT” to provide IoT services to enterprise customers


Reliance Group and Cisco Jasper has collaborated to launch a new company UNLIMIT. UNLIMIT intends to provide internet-of-things (IoT) services to enterprise customers throughout India. The company will use various resources of Reliance Group including its mobile networks and utilizes…

November 16th, 2016 3:47 PM 4Comments