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Telephony Companies crying wolf over VOIP

Telecom companies in India fear from OTT telephony:

OTT telephony is the technical name of the VOIP or Voice Over Internet Protocol. Apps like Skype, Viber, What’s App, BBM etc. 760 more words

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GOI comes up with guidelines for safety and surveillance standards

There had been a lot of discussion on safety and security and lot of companies are making wearable and application about safety and security, health and fitness, etc. 261 more words


TCS, Infosys Visa Issue: Government to Intervene if Required

With the US probing TCS and Infosys for alleged visa rule violations, Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Sunday said the government will intervene if the need arises. 240 more words


Call Drop: Our Government is serious building Connectivity Infrastructure

“The most important thing in communication is hearing what isn’t said”. Gautam Buddha

The telecom companies seem to have taken this phrase reciprocally as customers are facing the problem of ‘call drops’ across the country irrespective of the service provider. 573 more words

NJAC- To Be Or Not To Be

Hello World,

National Judicial  Appointments Commission Act is under scrutiny of the five judge constitution bench of the Supreme Court of India. Government of India (Nehru to Narendra) never wanted a powerful and equally independent judiciary.The quality of judges deteriorated gradually with the increase in post retirement appointments of judges in commissions,arbitration,advisory panels,government and semi government trusts, foreign service etc. 1,096 more words

BSNL Subscribers To Get Free Incoming Calls on roaming from June 15 and Full MNP from July 7:Ravi Shankar Prasad

State-owned telecom service provider Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) will offer its subscribers free incoming calls on roaming from June 15, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said today, even as it looks to compete more aggressively with private telecom operators. 315 more words


Debate on Net Neutrality

I recently posted something Net Neutrality.  The activism in social media was about the consultation paper put up by TRAI on its website. Today, we had a debate in Parliament on this. 210 more words

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