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DISH

Dish cut jobs amid re-evaluation of business

Dish Network has cut jobs and is re-evaluating its business model in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, Reuters reported. The satellite TV provider did...
Airtel business customers

Airtel Xstream offers kids content for free to Thanks customers

Bharti Airtel said that it is offering kids content library on Airtel Xstream for free to all Airtel Thanks customers. Airtel Xstream, a video network,...
BT CEO Philip Jansen on Huawei

BT hikes salary to non-managerial staff in the UK

BT announced an annual pay increase of 1.5 percent effective from 1 July 2020 to its team members (non-managerial staff) in the UK. BT Group...
Coronavirus China

FCC, FTC name three VoIP cos that support Covid-19 robocalls

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) have revealed that three voice over internet providers (VoIP) may lose access to...
Jio for VoLTE service

Jio offers 100 minutes of calls and 100 SMS free

Reliance Jio Infocomm announced it is offering 100 minutes of calls and 100 SMS free till April 17 for all its users across the...
CityFiber broadband investment UK

Telecoms remove data caps on fixed broadband in UK

Britain’s big telecoms providers have agreed to remove all data caps on fixed-line broadband services during the coronavirus crisis, the government said on Sunday. The...
OIL CEO Yugal Sharma

ONE GigaFiber doubles Internet speed in Mumbai

ONEOTT iNTERTAINMENT (OIL), India’s fastest growing ISP, is offering double speed and unlimited GBs to ONE GigaFiber subscribers on their existing plans for an...
Coronavirus China

ITU changes dates of several telecom events

International Telecommunication Union (ITU) has decided to postpone the dates for the upcoming World Information Society (WSIS) Forum, as well as the AI for...
OIL CEO Yugal Sharma

ONE Broadband achieves 157% growth in Sept quarter

ONEOTT iNTERTAINMENT (OIL), a subsidiary of NXT Digital, part of the media vertical of Hinduja Group, has emerged as the fastest growing private wired...
Virgin Media MVNO model

Virgin Media reports database breach

Virgin Media, owned by Liberty Global, has reported a breach that allowed unauthorized access to the cable company’s database that contained personal information of...
EchoStar Hughes

AGR issue: Hughes faces exit over $84 mn dues

US satellite broadband provider Hughes Network Systems may have to shut its Indian operations due to unpaid levies owed to the government, which could...
CityFiber broadband investment UK

Fixed broadband speed drops to 38.84 Mbps in January: Ookla

India’s performance in download speeds on fixed broadband has decreased to 38.84 Mbps in January 2020 from 40.11 Mbps in December 2019, according to...
wi-fi-investment

Google to close down free Wi-Fi Station program

Google on Monday announced it is gradually winding down its free public Wi-Fi Station program currently available at over 400 railway stations in India. Google...
Dollar2

Non-telecom firms take DoT to TDSAT against dues

Oil India, GAIL India, Power Grid and Gujarat Narmada Valley Fertilizers & Chemicals, non-telecom firms, are likely to move the Telecom Disputes Settlement and...
MTS Inessa Galaktionova

MTS to buy broadband operator Zelenaya Tochka

MTS has agreed to acquire 51 percent stake in Zelenaya Tochka Group, a provider of broadband and digital TV services in a number of...
wi-fi-investment

Wifi Dabba to expand Internet coverage in Bangalore in 2020

Wifi Dabba, a low-cost Internet service provider, said it will deploy 100 supernodes, an innovative technology, across Bangalore in 2020. The YCombinator backed Wifi Dabba...

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