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Mumbai-based social wishlist site Wishberg.com is now working on a mobile app experience around Twitter hashtags. ... Continue_Reading
Vodafone India is piloting WiFi hotspots in several metros including Mumbai for its subscribers, reports The Economic Times. ... Continue_Reading
Tata Teleservices is planning to set up 4,000 WiFi hotspots in nine cities across India in the next two years ... Continue_Reading
Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi has announced plans to set up WiFi hotspots in eight localities of Ahmedabad as part of the state’s ‘e-Nagar’ project. ... Continue_Reading

20KM Free WiFi Zone Launched In Patna; We Hope It Works

More public WiFi initiatives introduced: A 20 km free Wi-Fi zone between National Institute of Technology (NIT) Patna (located at Ashok Rajpath) and Danapur town present in western Patna, has been launched by ... Continue_Reading
There are 40.27 million wireless broadband connections in India including mobile and dongle connections at the end of 2013, according to latest data from TRAI.  ... Continue_Reading

Tikona Gets FIPB Nod To Raise Rs 248 Cr Investment

Broadband service provider Tikona Digital Networks has received (pdf) an approval from the Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) to raise Rs 248 crore through Foreign Direct Investment (FDI). ... Continue_Reading
State run telcos BSNL and MTNL have finally got an approval from the Union Cabinet to surrender their Broadband Wireless Access (BWA) spectrum, in a bid to improve their existing financial ... Continue_Reading
Times Internet’s video on demand service BoxTV has inked its first ISP deal: a tie-up with Spectranet Broadband to offer free subscriptions, operator billing and improved data limits for Spectranet’s fibre customers. ... Continue_Reading
The Indian government is looking to setup WiFi hotspots across 2.5 lakh village panchayats, as part of its ongoing national optical fibre network project, reports PTI (via Zee News). ... Continue_Reading
The Department of Telecom (DoT) is going to lower the entry barrier for internet service providers (ISPs) to increase the broadband penetration level in the country, reports The Economic Times. The ... Continue_Reading
Idea Cellular has soft launched its WiFi service in 5 select cities – Ahmedabad, Cochin, Pune, Hyderabad, and Vizag. The company has launched both, prepay and postpay plans, and claims to provide ... Continue_Reading