Reliance Jio launches voice over WiFi calling service
Reliance Jio has rolled out voice over WiFi (VoWiFi) calling service for its subscribers in multiple circles, including Delhi-NCR and Chennai, following a limited launch by Airtel in December 2019.
Mob led by JNUSU President attacked us: ABVP members
ABVP members talking to the media said, "We have been accused of inciting violence and l...
No more spamming: WhatsApp's 'Delete messages' feature will erase older group posts automatically
The feature is currently available only for...
Suits & Sayings: Round-up of weekly whispers & murmurs
Yash and Avanti Birla hosted Hollywood heartthrob Gerald Butler of 300 fame and his girlfriend Morgan Brown in their Rishikesh home for a deep spiritual sojourn – dip in the Ganges, satsang, yoga, meditation and treks in the foothills.
E-love galore: 100 bn WhatsApp messages sent on New Year's Eve
Of the total messages sent, more than 12 billion were picture wishes.
Loom Solar launches world's first IoT-based solar AC module
Solar AC Module gives 230 Volt AC output at panel level thereby increasing the efficiency of a solar panel system by 20-25 per cent. Such technology is slated to also reduce the overall installation cost by 10-15 per cent.
No more an iPhone exclusive: Users rejoice as WhatsApp extends call waiting support to Android
The lifesaving call waiting support is now available on Android phones.
Indian Navy bans smartphones, social media on bases, ships
"All social networking platforms including Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp and other messengers from here on now will not be allowed at the naval bases and ships," said a senior Indian Navy officer. On December 20, Intelligence agencies busted an espionage racket linked to Pakistan with the arrest of seven Indian Navy personnel and a hawala operator.
Vistara partners with Nelco for inflight data services; likely to launch shortly: Telecom Secretary
“Vistara has tied up with Nelco and they have taken transponder space from ISRO (Indian Space Research Organisation)...they had come to us for spectrum allocation which we have done. And they will be launching these services very shortly,” Prakash said.
Bharti Airtel launches Wi-Fi calling in Mumbai, Kolkata, Andhra, Karnataka, TN
The VoWiFi technology allows users to make outgoing calls to any mobile phone number and landline by connecting to a public WiFi hotspot or any private home WiFi network. The service enables no cost calling across operators and minimal data usage using a handset which supports the technology.
Youths’ pent-up anger, social media messages fuelled stir: UP police
Messages on social media on platforms such as WhatsApp have been another reason for trouble. It ultimately made the administration stop mobile internet services in nearly 20 districts.
WhatsApp ‘exits’ accounts of J&K users
As per WhatsApp’s global policy, accounts that remain unused for 120 days are automatically deactivated. As J&K completed exactly 120 days of internet blackout, residents woke up to find themselves checked out of their accounts and groups.
Xiaomi to invest $7 billion in 5G, AI and IoT over next 5 years
Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Corp will invest more than 50 billion yuan ($7.18 billion) in artificial intelligence and fifth generation internet technologies over the next five years, as competition in the sector grows.
Online fashion users expected to grow to 200 million in the next five years: Amar Nagaram, Myntra-Jabong
Flipkart-owned fashion etailer noted that the Myntra app has been ranked as one of the most viewed apps in the country alongside Whatsapp, Instagram and Tiktok, making m-commerce the future of Indian fashion retail.
Swachh Bharat Mission gets a lift from Garv’s smart, IoT-enabled toilets
Riding high on its range of IoT enabled toilets, this Faridabad-based social enterprise believes that by offering an integrated water, sanitation and hygiene solution, it will be able to help address a major challenge that the urban poor face.
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