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Broadband

What's life like with poor broadband in a stay-at-home situation? These small towns in the US tell you

Tens of millions of people are left out, largely because phone and cable companies hesitate to invest in far-flung rural areas

01 Apr 2020 1:36 PM

Unsold spectrum resulted in Rs 5.4 lakh crore losses, claims BIF

BIF said the reserve price of 5G spectrum is 'too high', works out to be 4 times higher than other countries.

16 Sep 2019 4:56 PM

Bharti Airtel launches 1 Gbps broadband plan at Rs 3,999/month

The benefits include 3 months Netflix subscription gift, 1 year Amazon Prime membership and access ZEE5 and Airtel Xstream app.

11 Sep 2019 3:04 PM

RIL shares zoom to decade high after company announces plan to turn debt-free

The scrip opened the day on a bullish note and jumped 12.09 per cent to Rs 1,302.50 on the BSE.

13 Aug 2019 12:57 PM

Reliance choose tech for growth; super-fast internet coming next month

The cloud services partnership with Microsoft Corp underscores Ambani’s ambitions to go toe-to-toe with Amazon.

13 Aug 2019 10:35 AM

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Rural telephone subscribers fall in May, urban user base rises: Trai

The rural subscription declined from 512.91 million at the end of April 19 to 508.49 million at the end of May 2019

19 Jul 2019 4:27 PM

Telcos to install over 57,500 mobile towers in rural areas in FY'20: Prasad

'BharatNet' project is being implemented to offer broadband connectivity to all 2.5 lakh Gram Panchayats (GPs) in India.

10 Jul 2019 5:21 PM

Amazon internet satellites are the next big thing in tech

Amazon wants to get the ball rolling and propositions the FCC for permission to launch its internet satellites.

08 Jul 2019 1:30 PM

Budget 2019: Internet connectivity under BharatNet to be fast-tracked, says FM

The government aims to connect all 2.5 lakh village panchayats with high speed broadband by March 2020.

05 Jul 2019 12:47 PM

Prasad promises to take Broadband to masses; sees India as export hub for electronics

IT and Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said availability of broadband and mobiles is an essential component of Digital India.

01 Jul 2019 6:08 PM

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India saw a dip in mobile speeds in April

India’s rank dipped to 121 in mobile speeds globally, sustained its rank to 68 in fixed broadband.

28 May 2019 11:22 AM

Amazon plans to launch over 3,000 satellites to offer broadband internet

The project will launch a constellation of low-Earth orbit satellites that will provide low-latency, high-speed broadband connectivity.

05 Apr 2019 2:34 PM

Bharat Net project will be completed by March 2019: Telecom Minister Sinha

The project is aimed at facilitating delivery of e-governance, e-health, e-education, e-banking and other services.

15 Oct 2018 3:33 PM

Airtel inks partnership with Netflix

Subscribers of select Airtel Postpaid and V-Fiber Home Broadband plans will receive a three-month Netflix subscription for free.

27 Aug 2018 5:28 PM

Bharti Airtel to increase mobile sites in Tamil Nadu by 30 pc

The addition of fresh fiber capacity will support the growth of high speed data services.

11 Jun 2018 3:50 PM

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Draft telecom policy aims 40 lakh jobs, USD 100 bn investment

Under the new policy, the government aims to enable fixed line broadband access to 50 per cent of households.

02 May 2018 1:23 PM

Google in talks to buy Nokia's airplane broadband business - Bloomberg

Nokia’s technology could help Google offer a faster alternative to existing Wi-Fi on airplanes.

11 Apr 2018 8:15 AM

South India gets fastest fixed broadband Internet: Report

Chennai ranks highest in fixed broadband speeds among the 20 largest cities.

16 Mar 2018 2:47 PM

Huawei launches 5G-oriented mobile bearer solution X-Haul

This solution has four core values: providing flexible access capabilities that can match the scenario of any site.

23 Aug 2017 5:51 PM

Bharti Airtel offers up to 1,000GB data under Big Byte broadband plan

This scheme is specifically for Airtel users who subscribed its DSL service on or after June 12.

07 Aug 2017 11:03 AM

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