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Reliance Jio’s bonanza will continue up till March’18 at Rs 10 per day

By : CIOL Writers

Mukesh Ambani seems to have developed a knack of giving surprises and making his customers happy. So after, Reliance Jio’s Welcome offer and New Year offer, the latest entrant to the Indian telecom arena has launched a new offer for

Another feat for Reliance Jio: 100mn subscribers already

By : CIOL Writers

The feat that Mukesh Ambani’s telecom venture was expected to achieve in six months has already been achieved by Reliance Jio well within the aimed time frame, announced the Reliance chief today. The telco head said that merely within 170

Uber to accept payments from JioMoney users, thanks to RJio partnership

MUMBAI, INDIA: Reliance Jio and Uber have announced a strategic partnership aimed at  exploring various opportunities to enrich and enhance the Digital Life experience of their users through complementary programmes. Starting today, Uber will gradually rollout the JioMoney payment option

Part 2: ”In a few years mobile networks will look more like the Apple app store”

Ibrahim Ahmad Christian Hedelin, VP & Head of Strategy, Network Products at Ericsson shares details on how the company will make their way in India’s mobile networks, and what are some of the network innovations that the company is working

Twitter partners Filmfare and Reliance Jio to drive monetization in India

By : CIOL Writers

Since the return of Jack Dorsey in 2015, the micro-blogging site Twitter has been under pressure to show positive signs on user growth or revenue.However, Twitter’s fourth-quarter earnings report, which was also the 10th consecutive quarter of lower revenue for

RJio users consume 3 times more data than others, says Truecaller report

As per latest data from TRAI, India’s telecom subscriber base grew to over 1.12 billion at end-November 2016. The large number of additions were credited to Reliance Jio, which has added over 16.2 million subscribers alone in the month of

Reliance Jio reportedly to allot 6-series mobile numbers to new subscribers

By : CIOL Writers

With mobile number series starting with ‘9’ exhausting rapidly, Reliance Jio has acquired permission to allot mobile numbers that start with the numeral 6, reports Telecom Talk. The telco has apparently been given permission by the Department of Telecom (DoT)

Vodafone confirms merger talks with Idea to take on Airtel and Jio

By : CIOL Writers

After Reliance Jio, Indian telecom industry is in for another major overhaul as Vodafone Group Plc. has confirmed that it is in talks for a merger of its Indian unit with Aditya Birla Group’s Idea Cellular Ltd. The documents filed

Airtel planning to switch to VoLTE in key markets to take on Reliance Jio

By : CIOL Writers

Reliance Jio is not stopping at anything. A Rs 30,000 crore fresh investment and a likely extension of its services up till June’16 is putting pressure on incumbent telcos to re-strategize things to retain their user base. Moving along the

“Make in India” to be the mantra for RIL’s Lyf products

By : CIOL Writers

Riding high on the success of Reliance Jio, Reliance Industries (RIL) is planning to build its products like Lyf-branded 4G smartphones, smart set-top boxes, home automation and automobile telematics devices in India. The company has already asked its partners, including

Reliance Jio could extend its freebies with nominal charges till June’17

By : CIOL Writers

Looks like, after all, the hoopla and excitement around its freebies, Reliance Jio is finding itself in a fix as to how to retain its existing subscribers once all the offers and discounts end in March. After announcing an additional

Vodafone’s new offer- 4GB at Rs 250 to take on Reliance Jio

By : CIOL Writers

The incumbent operators’ persistent efforts to attract customers with lucrative offers and discounts are the proof that they all are having a tough time standing up to Reliance Jio’s mammoth challenge. Vodafone that recently launched Rs 1,501 data pack with

Reliance Jio reportedly planning ESOPs for its employees

By : CIOL Writers

After rolling out offers galore for its customers, Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Jio is now planning to roll out stock options for its employees aimed at retaining talent as well as rewarding the swift pace at which subscribers are being added

Users who switch to Airtel will get free 4G data for one year

By : CIOL Writers

With lucrative offers bring rolled out to customers continuously, the telecom sector is witnessing a heated battle for market share- or, in other words, witnessing the Jio effect. The incumbent telecom operators are still yielding to the pressure built by

Reliance Jio partners Snapdeal to deliver Jio SIM cards

By : CIOL Writers

Amid constant pressure from incumbent telecom operators and TRAI, Reliance Jio is yet to stop reaching to as many people as possible. Moving in the same direction, Reliance Jio has partnered with Snapdeal to deliver Jio Sim cards to customers

Did you know Reliance Jio 4G SIM can work on 3G phones?

By : CIOL Writers

Reliance Jio is widely known for its 4G service prowess. But with the latest JioFi 4G portable Voice + Data device, subscribers may experience Jio on a 3G or even 2G smartphone. So, if you have the portable JioFi hotspot, unlike other dongles

Top 10 social media highs of 2016

By : CIOL Writers

From Pokemon Go to Reliance Jio to Demonetization, social media had a lot to discuss, debate and gush over in 2016. If politically, the biggest news of 2016 was Brexit and US Presidential election, economically, demonetization detonated like a bomb

Aircel launches unlimited calls and data packs

By : CIOL Writers

With Reliance Jio’s entry to the telecom market, Vodafone, Idea and Airtel have learned the true purpose of ‘Unlimited’. So after this incumbent networks offering unlimited packs to take on Reliance Jio, Aircel is next to take the stage with

Pokémon GO finally releasing in India tomorrow, thanks to RJio & Niantic partnership

Reliance Jio is now bringing the sought-after, first-of-its-kind, Augmented Reality game ‘Pokémon GO’ to India in a partnership  with Niantic – publisher and developer of the game. From tomorrow onwards, thousands of Reliance Digital Stores and select partner premises in

Telecom subscriber base rose to 1.074bn in September on the back of Reliance Jio

By : CIOL Writers

The formal launch of Reliance Jio in September led to a 1.98 percent increase in the telecom subscriber base to 1074.24 million in the country at September-end, according to TRAI. “The number of telephone subscribers in India increased from 1,053.40