Telecom Regulator Tells Spammers to Take A Hike [Blacklist Spammers; Imposes SMS Termination Charges]
The idea is to tighten the regulations to control Unsolicited COmmercial Communications. The subscriber sending such messages will be blacklisted.
3G service subscriber consumes about 434 MB of data at an average per month and 2G service subscribes consume 115 MB per month.
Basically to get a new connection, you don’t have to submit any papers to the operator. All you need to do is to walk into a retail shop which sells reliance connections and provide them with your Aadhaar details.
Increasing data consumption is a good sign for the Internet economy in India. This means more consumption and more opportunities to sell goods and services to the Internet enabled consumer.
The company 3G user base grew by 16.6% during the quarter compared to the third quarter of FY 2012-13.
Internet telephony, which uses Voice Over Internet Protocol (VoIP) technology, has very limited usage in India right now as stifling laws limit its application.
The overall tel-density in India has declined from 77.04 as on 30th September, 2012 to 73.34 as on 31st December, 2012.
SEBI says that these messaging services are being used by manipulators to spread sensitive information about their target stocks.
The number of Indian customers using 3G data on India’s largest telecom service provider on Airtel, grew 136% year on year to 6.4 million at the end of 31 March 2013, the company said. The growth, enabled by the growth…
The view is contradictory to what rival telecom players Bharti Airtel and Vodafone have told the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India which wants to ban roaming charges collected by operators from subscribers.