CMR calls OnePlus 6 “finest Android smartphone out there”

CMR calls OnePlus 6 “finest Android smartphone out there”

2018-06-08T13:37:21+00:00 On

Market research firm CyberMedia Research has called the OnePlus 6, the latest smartphone from the eponymous Chinese start-up, the ‘finest Android smartphone out there today’. In a note trying to explain the success of the Chinese company in markets like India, Prabhu…

ALTBalaji adding 25,000-30,000 paid users per day – CEO

ALTBalaji adding 25,000-30,000 paid users per day – CEO

2018-06-08T11:01:52+00:00 On

ALTBalaji, the biggest Indian provider of original online content, is signing up paid users at the rate of 25,000-30,000 per day, said Nachiket Pantvaidya, the CEO of Balaji Telefilms, the company behind the app. “We expect to have paid users of 10 mln…

Bharti Airtel’s 4G capacity to see massive increase this year in Mumbai

Bharti Airtel’s 4G capacity to see massive increase this year in Mumbai

2018-06-07T16:28:56+00:00 On

Bharti Airtel has announced a massive expansion program for its Mumbai 4G network that could increase the data carrying capacity by several times in one year. The expansion comprises four areas — increasing the number of cell sites by about 30%, increasing…

PVR opens Vellore’s biggest cinema at Silk Mill

PVR opens Vellore’s biggest cinema at Silk Mill

2018-06-07T11:27:10+00:00 On

PVR Ltd, India’s largest cinema chain, became even bigger today with the opening of a 5-screen multiplex at Vellore near Chennai, taking the total screens to 630. The latest property has been opened at Velocity, Silk Mill, Gandhinagar and has a total…

Ahead of Reliance Jio Fiber launch, Spectra offers unlimited 1 Gbps at Rs 1,249

Ahead of Reliance Jio Fiber launch, Spectra offers unlimited 1 Gbps at Rs 1,249

2018-06-06T13:30:59+00:00 On

Spectra, formerly known as Spectranet, said it is now offering what is arguably India’s cheapest high-speed broadband service, even as rumors of an impending launch of Reliance Jio’s JioFiber start gaining momentum. Under the plan, Spectra said customers will get a download…

Porn on Phone? You could go to prison for 3 years

Porn on Phone? You could go to prison for 3 years

2018-06-06T17:02:56+00:00 On

People carrying pornographic or other indecent material on their phones can end up getting prison terms of up to three years under a new law proposed by the ministry of women and child development headed by Maneka Gandhi. Under the ‘Indecent Representation…

Idea Cellular completes sale of 9,900 towers to ATC for Rs 4,000 cr

Idea Cellular completes sale of 9,900 towers to ATC for Rs 4,000 cr

2018-05-31T16:16:56+00:00 On

Idea Cellular said its had completed the sale of its 9,900 towers to American Tower Corp’s India unit at an ‘enterprise valuation’ of Rs 4,000 cr. The exact amount that ATC will pay to the telecom operator for the towers is not…

Reliance Digital, Jio Stores to sell all Motorola devices

Reliance Digital, Jio Stores to sell all Motorola devices

2018-05-30T19:00:47+00:00 On

India’s largest technology retail chain Reliance Digital said it signed an agreement to sell all Motorola products at its outlets. At present, Motorola is largely an online-focused brand. Motorola, which used to be a big brand in the country in the 1990s…

Amazon offers Rs 2,600 cashback on smartphones for Airtel users

Amazon offers Rs 2,600 cashback on smartphones for Airtel users

2018-05-18T10:33:36+00:00 On

Bharti Airtel and Amazon will offer Rs 2,600 cash back over a period of three years for anyone who purchases any of the 65 smartphones exclusively available on Amazon. However, they must make Airtel recharges of Rs 7,000 over a period three…

Reliance Jio postpaid offers free calls, 25 GB data with no daily cap at Rs 199

Reliance Jio postpaid offers free calls, 25 GB data with no daily cap at Rs 199

2018-05-10T18:50:59+00:00 On

Reliance Jio has unveiled a new, low cost postpaid or contract plan under which it offers 25 GB of data with no daily limits and unlimited voice and data for Rs 199 per month. The plan is priced at about half that…

Reliance Jio shares Fiber offer details on website

Reliance Jio shares Fiber offer details on website

2018-05-05T16:12:42+00:00 On

Reliance Jio has updated its website, jio.com, with a single, prepaid fiber broadband plan. “Currently our JioFiber services are Prepaid. We plan to launch the JioFiber Post-paid in due course of time,” the company said on its website. Under the single, prepaid…

Airtel Digital to continue HD channel additions, says no spectrum constraint

Airtel Digital to continue HD channel additions, says no spectrum constraint

2018-04-26T12:13:28+00:00 On

Bharti Airtel CEO Gopal Vittal said his company’s DTH service, Airtel Digital, will continue adding new HD channels and was not facing any capacity constraints in this regard. Addressing investor queries after the company’s quarterly results announcement, Vittal said Airtel Digital has…