Facebook’s Aquila Internet-beaming Drone Project Abandoned

Drone Project

In a significant development, Facebook has abandoned its plan to develop high-flying solar-powered drones called Aquila that was aimed to deliver Internet to nearly four billion people in remote parts of the world. A high altitude platform station (HAPS) system, Aquila’s mission, according to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, was to connect the world and help people who do not have…

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Bharti Airtel, Reliance Jio Set For Home Broadband War

Bharti Airtel, Reliance Jio

Consumers of home broadband services can look forward to a bonanza of sorts in coming months with Bharti Airtelready to engage in another price war once Reliance Jio Infocomm launches its much-awaited fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) services later this year. After unleashing brutal price wars in the mobile services space with its disruptive tariffs following its entry in September 2016, the Mukesh…

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India Is Having Increasing Broadband Users Still Quality Of Service Is Under Question

broadband user

An appropriately designed label for broadband services can help consumers select a plan matching their needs. Thanks to a steep fall in data tariffs, broadband users in India have increased from 269 million (in 2016) to 350 million (in 2017), and are expected to reach 829 million by 2021. Quality of Service However, is there a corresponding improvement in the…

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To Make Communication Faster Optical Fiber Is The Most Authentic Option

Optical Fiber

Communication is the key to survival in these modern times. There are many different mediums for faster communication. However, fiber optic communication is unique. Traditionally, we have electric wires for communication. Fiber optics replaces the electrical connectivity with light having a high travelling speed. So, fiber-optic communication is a method of transmitting information from one place to another by sending…

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Slow Growth Of Broadband An Obstruct In The Way Of Digital India

Slow Growth Of Broadband

A reliable wired broadband infrastructure is critical for creating more jobs and economic growth, India’s manufacturing and agriculture are stymied by regulation and farmer market structure. The boom in IT services is under threat of technology-led disruption. Seven-hundred million Indians are under-30 with half under the age of 15, many more than in China. How will they rise? In India,…

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India Has Poor 4G Connectivity Question Raises About 5G

4G Connectivity

An example city of India, Nellore, Suresh Kumar, who depends on the internet for transferring data from home, says he feels tensed during peak hours to discharge duties promptly and efficiently. He says, even though, he resides in city limits he regularly faces trouble due to slow internet connection. Thanks to the flash-speed services being lured by majority telecom networks…

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