Posts Tagged ‘ Net neutrality ’
Sunday, January 31, 2016
Rahul Gandhi today accused the government of delaying a decision on the issue of net neutrality on “pretext” of repeated discussions and took a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying his ‘Digital India’ scheme cannot become a “euphemism” for an Internet contr...
Paytm founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma, Zomato co-founder Deepinder Goyal, Sheroes’ Sairee Chahal and Practo co-founder Abhinav Lal are among the 528 startups that have signed an online letter urging Prime Minister Narendra Modi to uphold the principle of net neutrality. The letter, released by SaveTh...
25 January, 2016 |
As Trai gears up to frame the Net Neutrality rules, telecom operators have favoured differential pricing for data services even as nearly 80 per cent replies to the regulator’s consultation process follow the Facebook ‘templates’ for its controversy-ridden Free Basics platform. Whi...
9 January, 2016 |
A recent report by Webbmedia Group, a consultancy that advises organisations on emerging trends in technology and digital media, gives a sneak peek into new technologies that could influence our lives in 2016. Here are six of those trends. BOTS This is a software application which runs automated pro...
14 December, 2015 |
The Department of Telecommunication’s (DoT) much-awaited report on net neutrality is a mixed bag for proponents of free and fair internet in the country. While the report has batted for an open and unregulated regime for several over the top (OTT) services, it has proposed regulating local and...
17 July, 2015 |
A Parliamentary Committee will discuss the controversial issue of net neutrality on Thursday at a meeting where officials of telecom companies like Airtel, Vodafone and Idea are expected to present their views. The Standing Committee of Parliament will examine the issue over which there has been an ...
20 May, 2015 |
Telecom regulator Trai today faced flak on the social media including Twitter for making public names and email ids of one million people who have submitted their comments on Net Neutrality. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) on March 27 had floated a consultation paper on putting in p...
27 April, 2015 |
Amid a raging debate on Net Neutrality, the Competition Commission today said it is looking into possible abuse of dominance by telecom and Internet companies. There are rising concerns over maintaining equal access to Internet amid some service providers entering into tie-ups for offering free acce...
21 April, 2015 |