Ministry of Women and Child Development (WCD) has made a special, and urgent request to DoT to make GPS mandatory on all feature phones, as soon as possible. Meanwhile, Facebook has become the first 3rd party app on the Jio Phone.
Airlines have considered the option to introduce in-flight connectivity following a TRAI order to permit in-flight voice and data connectivity. The move would help airlines to add value to their services for travellers on domestic and…
Department of Telecom has allowed call-based Aadhaar verification process, for all users who have their mobile numbers registered with Aadhaar authority.
Though TRAI is still insisting on their initial plan of free 100 MB of data for rural users, they acknowledge that Jio’s plans have made internet affordable
TRAI has maintained their earlier stand on Net Neutrality, and has stated that no one owns Internet, but there are some terms & conditions attached.
Jio, which is now the 4th largest telecom service provider in India, has managed to add more subscribers in September than India's no. 1 telecom, Airtel.
A move which was being anticipated since long, Government has now ordered that every insurance policy needs to be linked with Aadhaar data from now on.
In a recent audit conducted by the DoT, a total of 284 sites have been found to be non-compliant, which put the people around these towers at risk.
Soon, all mobile phones (Smartphones as well as feature phones) will need to support display of content in 22 official Indian languages and provide input capability for three languages— Hindi, English and one local language. Earlier…