'Airtel Wi-Fi Calling' crosses One million users
Friday, January 10, 2020, 2:33 PM
Bharti Airtel's Voice over WiFi (VoWiFi) calling feature, which was launched in December, has crossed 1 million users and the operator has rolled-out the service to Airtel users across India, the telco said on Friday. The technology can be accessed over any home or public WiFi network to enhance indoor voice calling experience for Airtel users.
Free WiFi to all villages connected via Bharat Net till March 2020
Thursday, December 26, 2019, 4:15 PM
WiFi services being provided through BharatNet in villages across India will be free of charge till March 2020, Telecom and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said. Currently, 48,000 villages connected under the BharatNet project have WiFi access. The scheme focuses on empowering the entire village community by providing access to education, health or financial services through the digital medium.