Google’s $22 million investment in KaiOS will make JioPhone more powerful

JioPhone vs Bharat1

To reach the next billion dollar users, Google has invested INR 150 crores in developing KaiOS operating system. With the success of JioPhone in India, KaiOS had been one of the most used OS in the Indian market. KaiOS makes an operating system of the same name for utility phones and […]

India to have 50 crore mobile internet users in 2018.

High speed internet for Digital India

478 million mobile internet users in India by June 2018: IAMAI Like food, garments, and shelter, the internet connectivity for e-governance and information has been the 21st century’s basic human need. Cut-throat competition between telcos like Jio, Airtel and Idea has benefitted mobile internet penetration at large. Some telcos going […]

JioMusic and Saavn merger creates a billion dollar ‘music superpower’

Jio Music merges with Saavn

A shocker for incumbent Apple Music, Wqnk, and newly launched Amazon Prime Music. India’s most used music app, Saavn merges with JioMusic, the fastest growing music application. Reliance Industries Limited has executed definitive agreements for the combination of Saavn, a leading global music OTT platform, with its digital music service, […]

India aims for average broadband speed of 50Mbps by 2020

High speed internet for Digital India

Moving towards Digital India Telecom Regulatory Authority of India has released consultation paper of National Telecom Policy 2018. The upcoming policy seeks an investment of more than USD 100 billion in next few years with an eye on rural consumers. The policy aims towards India being among the top digital […]

#InternetWins: TRAI favour consumers by backing net neutrality.

Net Neutrality

Telecom Regulatory Authority of India has vouched to put an end to Over-The-Top service. The controversial move, commonly known as Net Neutrality was consulted with internet users by TRAI in 2016. Twitterati, Redditors and Facebook users joined the protests and sent emails to TRAI. More than 10 lakh emails were […]

Fiber optic sensing could make our infrastructure safe and smart.

Fiber Optic Sensing System Kashmir tunnel

With the implementation of the BharatNet project and increasing spread of fiber optic network by private telecom companies, India is likely to have more than 7,00,000 km of fiber optic network by next year. The applications to fiber optic cables which carry high-speed internet are limitless. It could turn our […]

Moving towards #DigitalIndia: 3 lakh villages to get affordable high-speed internet under BharatNet 2.0

Net Neutrality

The internet is an epic source of self-employment and skill development. If all 6,40,000 villages in India could get affordable internet, we could soon see web developers, entrepreneurs and internet services giants emerging from rural areas of India. The key enabler of technology is affordability. Dr. Hans Rosling, a Norwegian […]

Satoshi Nakamoto: An anonymous man who is valued at ₹40,000 crores

Satoshi Nakamoto

Within just 9 years, every single person who is keen on investing knows what bitcoin is. As the white paper suggests, Bitcoin is a peer-to-peer version of electronic cash which allows online payment to be sent from one person to another without going through a financial institution. The Bitcoin had […]