Freedom 251 Phone Maker Detained on Allegations of Fraud

Mohit Goel, the Director of Noida- based company Ringing Bells which had announced Freedom 251 smartphones at an astonishingly low price of Rs 251 a piece, was detained today here on allegations of fraud, police said. Goel has been detained after owner of Ghaziabad-based Ayam Enterprises …

New Wireless Charging Method will Transmit Power Like Wi-Fi

Researchers have found a new method to power devices wirelessly and at a distance. The new method developed by Disney Research, published in the journal PLOS ONE, for wirelessly transmitting power throughout a room enables users to charge electronic devices as seamlessly as they now connect …

Bharti Airtel to Buy Telenor India

Bharti Airtel on Thursday said it has signed a definitive agreement with Telenor South Asia Investments Pte Ltd to acquire Telenor (India) Communications Private Ltd. The acquisition is subject to requisite regulatory approvals, said Airtel in a joint statement. “The transaction will not trigger any impairment. …

TRAI to Examine BSNL’s App-Based Calling Service

Telecom regulator TRAI is examining the limited fixed-mobile telephony services of Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd following objections raised by the cellular operators, and a decision is expected soon. “Our team is working with BSNL…we have asked them for certain clarifications with a view to understand the …

Government Launches Free Anti-virus for Computers, Mobile phones

The IT Ministry today launched anti-malware analysis centre that will facilitate free anti-virus for computers and mobile phones in the country with the¬†project cost of Rs 90 crore spread over the period of five years. “I would like ISPs (Internet Service Provider) to encourage their consumers …