internet

Mumbai: Smartphone users in India are consuming an average 1GB data per day — from an average 4GB a month not long ago — and spending more than 90 minutes on online activities daily across the entry-level, mid and premium segments, a Nielsen India report said on Thursday. India has emerged among the most preferred smartphone …

New Delhi: The Telecom Commission on Wednesday approved the New Telecom Policy and the recommendations on net neutrality, according to sources. The New Telecom Policy aimed at attracting an investment of $100 Billion in the Digital Communications Sector is likely to be in place by July 2018, Communications Minister Manoj Sinha had said on June 12. …

Lucknow: The use of the internet has undergone rapid evolution in a matter of a few decades. In the 1990s, the internet was described as a wide-area hypermedia information retrieval initiative aiming to give universal access to a large universe of documents or simply put, ‘The Internet of Information’ which was primarily used to access …

Los Angeles: Actress Julia Stiles has slammed the people, who trolled her on social media for holding her newborn son Strummer the wrong way in a carrier. She said internet is like a carnivorous plant. “It was brought to my attention that in the previous photograph I am not holding my baby correctly. Wow, I didn’t …

New York: A new technology promises to speed up slow Internet at home, say researchers, adding that the new hardware can enable speed up to 10,000 megabits-per-second (Mbps) or 10 gigabits-per-second (Gbps). For a super-fast yet low-cost broadband connection at home in Britain, the new receiver technology can enable dedicated data rates at more than 10,000 …

San Francisco: In a bid to expand the reach of internet to every corner of the world, Facebook said that it has created a data map of the human population of 23 countries by combining government census numbers with information obtained from satellites. Citing Janna Lewis, Facebook’s head of strategic innovation partnerships and sourcing, CNBC reported …

Geneva: United Nations experts have urged the Indian government to withdraw the ban on Internet services in Jammu and Kashmir and 'reinstate' freedom of expression.