Mar 25, 2015 at 14:43 | Source: PTI
Panneerselvam, who also holds the Finance portfolio, announced exemption of VAT on fishing accessories like fishing ropes and floats, fish net twine, fishing lamps and fishing swivel, apparently to appease the vast fishermen community. Besides, the government reduced VAT on mobile phones from 14.5 percent to five percent.
Mar 18, 2015 at 15:25 | Source: PTI
Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said this was a reflection on how much the mobile phone network has expanded in the country. "There were 30 core internet connections in the country till last year which was more than the United States and next to China.
Mar 17, 2015 at 20:28 | Source: CNBC-TV18
The biggest hardware makers in the world showcased their latest gadgets like smart phones, wearables, new virtual reality headset and accessories to roughly 90,000 attendees making Mobile World Congress 2015 edition the biggest so far.
Mar 17, 2015 at 14:15 | Source: PTI
As per the latest CyberMedia Research (CMR) data, Xiaomi leads the 4G LTE device market with 30.8 percent market share in January followed by Apple (23.8 percent), Samsung (12.1 percent), HTC (10 percent) and Micromax (8.3 percent).
Mar 10, 2015 at 19:56 | Source: Reuters
Final spectrum allocations to the mobile phone operators will take place after March 26 when the Supreme Court issues its ruling on multiple cases questioning the auction guidelines and criteria.
Mar 10, 2015 at 15:27 | Source: PTI
However, the US-based firm will make the Apple Watch available from April 10 for preview in its home ground as well as China, Japan, Hong Kong, Australia, Canada, France, Germany and the UK. The smartwatch will be up for purchase from April 24.
Mar 10, 2015 at 08:53 | Source: IBNLive.com
Measuring just 13.1 mm at its thickest point, the new MacBook design is 24 percent thinner than the 11-inch MacBook Air. The new MacBook weighs just 2 pounds. (Apple is dropping Air from the name and is calling this simply the MacBook.)
Mar 10, 2015 at 08:34 | Source: PTI
Apple on Tuesday unveiled its entry in the smartwatch market, a high-end device that allows users to make and receive calls and messages and track health and fitness. "It's like having a coach on your wrist," Apple chief executive Tim Cook said as he unveiled the keenly awaited Apple Watch.
Mar 09, 2015 at 09:12 | Source: PTI
Apple's chief executive Tim Cook has revealed little about the sophisticated wrist wear, but has said that he "can't live without it." The company announced its plans for Apple Watch last year to much fanfare and has said it would begin shipping in April.
Mar 05, 2015 at 15:43 | Source: PTI
The new GSMA report forecast that the number of unique mobile subscribers will increase from 3.6 billion at the end of 2014 to 4.6 billion by 2020, increasing by four percent per year over this period.