Cable and broadband

European antitrust regulator approves AT&T-Time Warner $85.4 bn merger

15 Mar 2017

Jio starts trials of its upcoming 1Gbps gigabit broadband service: report

09 Mar 2017

Time Warner shareholders approve $85.4-bn merger with AT&T

16 Feb 2017

The blockbuster deal will transform Dallas-based AT&T into a phone and television behemoth with prominent media assets such as CNN, HBO, TBS, Cartoon Network and the Warner Bros studio in Burbank

Nokia unveils next-gen fibre access solutions

16 Feb 2017

Next wireless standard officially named 5G, new logo adopted

10 Feb 2017

CM Fadnavis launches 500 Wi-Fi hotspots across Mumbai

09 Jan 2017

Announcing the roll-out of the first phase of MumbaiWiFi in a tweet, Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Phadnavis described it as the largest public Wi-Fi service across India and, perhaps, globally

AT&T, Time Warner chiefs pitch their deal to lawmakers

08 Dec 2016

AT&T confirms $85.4-bn acquisition of Time Warner

24 Oct 2016

US telecom giant AT&T Inc on Saturday confirmed speculations that it had struck a mega deal to buy Time Warner Inc for $85.4 billion in cash and stock, in what could be the year's biggest deal

AT&T to announce acquisition of Time Warner for $85 billion: report

22 Oct 2016

A deal, which would be the biggest in the world this year, would give the telecom company control of cable TV channels HBO and CNN, film studio Warner Bros and other coveted media assets

Jio is disruptive, but a viable investment model: Mukesh Ambani

18 Oct 2016

Mukesh Ambani says being a disruptive venture, Jio had troubles with the regulator and the incumbents

Google, FB team up with Chinese firm for cable under Pacific

13 Oct 2016

Hackers seeking to take down entire internet, warns expert

15 Sep 2016

Reliance to pump another Rs15,000 cr in Jio via rights issue

13 Sep 2016

After 4G, Jio to offer fibre optic connections boasting 1 Gbps

12 Sep 2016

Altice offers to buy rest of French cable and telecom unit SFR for $2.7 bn

06 Sep 2016

Govt may soon allow Indian carriers to offer on-flight Wi-Fi service

26 Aug 2016

Trai allows data packs with up to 1 year validity

22 Aug 2016

Comcast starts testing gigabit internet in Chicago

20 Aug 2016

Trai moots public Wi-Fi hotspots to cut data costs by up to 90%

14 Jul 2016

Trai estimates the cost per MB in Wi-Fi network to be less than 2 paise per MB while consumers on an average pay around 23 paise per MB for data usage in the cellular networks

Trai launches MySpeed app to keep tab on internet services

04 Jul 2016

Google’s underwater internet cable activated

30 Jun 2016

Google India claims 1.5 mn users for its high-speed Wi-Fi at 19 railway stations

21 Jun 2016

Trai floats consultation paper on cloud computing

11 Jun 2016

Microsoft, Facebook join hands for cross-Atlantic cable

27 May 2016

The Marea subsea cable will help meet the growing customer demand for high speed, reliable connections for cloud and online services for Microsoft, Facebook and their customers, the companies said

Den Networks to sell 55% Den Sports stake to Wall Street Investments

02 Apr 2016