Post Tagged with: "Internet"

How the internet helped the gambling industry to grow at an explosive rate

How the internet helped the gambling industry to grow at an explosive rate

January 13, 2020 at 11:46 am 0 comments

When you think of gambling, what image comes into your head? Flashy land-based casinos, glamorous and fancy, located in exotic places like Vegas. A roll of dice, a hand of cards, a spinning wheel, alcohol, food, and big wins, big losses. Do you imagine a stadium full of cheering onlookers,Read More

Ryan Perera, country manager, Ciena India

Leveraging Data Center Interconnect To Address Future Internet Demand: Ryan Perera, Country Manager, Ciena India

May 11, 2016 at 6:50 am 0 comments

India has emerged as the third largest Internet market in the world thanks to the phenomenal growth of smartphones and mobile app adoption. Increasing popularity of over-the-top services, such as messaging apps, online gaming, and video streaming have further led to explosion of Internet content in the country. Today, IndiaRead More

Net Neutrality: Open And Innovative Internet For All By Dr Manimohan, director, GSMA

Net Neutrality: Open And Innovative Internet For All By Dr Manimohan, director, GSMA

August 31, 2015 at 1:34 pm 0 comments

No need for regulations that restrict operators to manage traffic and offer variable tariffs for Internet The Internet has been an open engine for innovation, inclusion, expression and development and it should remain so. Managing network traffic and offering different tariffs are important contributors for open Internet. Mobile operators wantRead More

India to have 314 mn Mobile Internet Users by 2017

India to have 314 mn Mobile Internet Users by 2017

July 20, 2015 at 4:27 pm 0 comments

According to the IAMAI & KPMG Report “India On The Go – Mobile Internet Vision 2017”, India is projected to have 314 million mobile Internet users by 2017 and 236 million mobile Internet users by 2016. The report proejcts that India will have over 500 million internet users by 2017.Read More

Half of World Population to Have Internet Access by 2017

Half of World Population to Have Internet Access by 2017

September 22, 2014 at 9:22 am 0 comments

It is estimated that around 50% of world population to have internet access by 2017 which is pegged at around 40% currently, a survey by  International Telecommunications Union (ITU) revealed. The ITU has recently come out with its State of the Broadband report which tells about the internet access ratioRead More

Samsung, Google and Aircel join hands

Samsung, Google and Aircel join hands

July 24, 2014 at 7:58 am 0 comments

Samsung Electronics has joined hands with Aircel and Google’s Helping Women Get Online (HWGO) initiative to open up the world of the Internet to more women in India. The partnership will bring the strength of Samsung’s user-friendly range of smartphones and Aircel’s expertise in mobile network as well as dataRead More

3 bn Internet users by end 2014: ITU

3 bn Internet users by end 2014: ITU

May 10, 2014 at 7:47 am 0 comments

ITU has announced that by the end of 2014, there will be almost 3 billion Internet users, two-thirds of them coming from the developing world. This corresponds to an Internet-user penetration of 40 percent globally, 78 percent in developed countries and 32 percent in developing countries. More than 90 percentRead More

Internet, a gift from God: Pope Francis

Internet, a gift from God: Pope Francis

January 24, 2014 at 1:42 pm 0 comments

The Internet, in particular, offers immense possibilities for encounter and solidarity and is something truly good, a gift from God as per message of His Holiness Pope Francis on 48th World Communications Day 2014. Our world suffers from many forms of exclusion, marginalization and poverty, to say nothing of conflictsRead More

Will China provide Internet access to all by 2020?

Will China provide Internet access to all by 2020?

September 19, 2013 at 2:56 pm 0 comments

China is planning to invest $323 billion by 2020 to provide Internet access to all population living in both rural and urban areas. The country has to invest $40 billion per year for creating broadband infrastructure for the next eight years. The investment will be used for improving fixed lineRead More

India has 55.5 crore mobile and 14.3 crore Internet users

India has 55.5 crore mobile and 14.3 crore Internet users

September 9, 2013 at 11:11 am 0 comments

India has 55.5 crore mobile users and 14.3 crore Internet users according to a research conducted by online research firm, JuxtConsult Research & Consulting. India has 55.48 mobile users as per India Mobile Landscape (IML) 2013 study. As per the research, 29.8 crore or about 54 percent of device ownersRead More