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Alert: Good News for Girls

Panic button mandatory for all mobile phones from next year

Policy Pulse
Publish Date: Apr 26 2016 12:10PM | Updated Date: Apr 26 2016 6:28PM

Alert: Good News for Girls

Panic button will be mandatory for all mobile phones to be sold in India from January 1, 2017, onwards, said Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad .This announcement was made to enable easier emergency call service.

 

The Department of Telecommunications may not allow telecom companies liberal payment terms for spectrum auctions because of the impact on government's revenue collections as proposed by the regulator. 

 

On the lines of Snapchat, Facebook is developing a camera app to encourage users to create and share more videos, according to people familiar with the matter.

 

According to Wall Street Journal sources, Apple Watch may soon include cellular data, which means that you could leave your phone behind at home and still be able to use the Apple Watch.

 

Outsourcing firms like Infosys and Wipro are increasingly open to make large upfront payments while bidding for large deals that offer assured revenues, according to executives in these companies.