December 05, 2019 8:33 am
Under the approved project, 11,000 hotspots will be put up across public places in Delhi, including 4,000 in bus shelters. Each hotspot will cover a radius of 100 metres and up to 200 people will be able to simultaneously access the internet at such points.
November 21, 2019 4:10 pm
"Providing high-speed internet is a necessity with regard to the growing infrastructure of the city and the internet will be made available at more than 4,000 Wi-Fi hotspot locations across a distance of 800 kilometres as per the current plan," Karnataka deputy chief minister C N Ashwathnarayan said.
July 30, 2019 2:45 pm
These locations include public spaces like bus stops, hospitals and government offices among others. Post that, it will be extended to 300 more locations in Bengaluru, and more cities in the country as well.
September 09, 2018 7:26 pm
A senior representative of a telecom operator, who did not wish to be identified, said that if DoT approves their model then 10 lakh Wi-Fi hotspots can be rolled out within a year.
July 16, 2018 12:37 am
It also raised the issue that consumers’ interest could be adversely impacted as Public Data Office (PDOs) and PDOAs will offer internet services without licence, which puts them outside the regulatory ambit of Trai.
June 18, 2018 6:58 am
Data consumption also saw a four-fold jump over the last year: Compared to April 2018, 60 lakh people in 110 stations consumed 1,600 TB in March 2017.
June 13, 2018 5:24 pm
Football fans should take care of their personal data, especially while using open Wi-Fi connections around the FIFA World Cup games.
April 05, 2018 3:24 pm
The TRAI has sent a concept of an opner-architecture public Wi-Fi system to the telecom department, in a move they claim will reduce internet costs by 90 per cent.
February 21, 2018 5:17 pm
BSNL will allow customers to use free Wi-Fi hotspot services globally, through the WiFi+ feature on the My BSNL Android app.
July 18, 2017 6:05 pm
A whopping 96 per cent of Indians put personal information at risk while using public Wi-Fi for checking bank accounts, sharing personal photos and videos, a report by Norton by Symantec said on Tuesday. Unable to resist free Wi-Fi people, may be placing their personal information at risk.