BSNL to discontinue prepaid broadband plans and migrate existing users to postpaid: report

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited is reportedly discontinuing all its prepaid broadband services in telecom circles. The prepaid broadband service is only available on the DSL (digital subscriber line) segment and subscribers have unlimited access to high-speed broadband Internet without monthly bills. It is reported that, due to the prepaid broadband subscriber base being very small, … Read more

HBO Max India plans leaked ahead of official launch, may start at Rs. 69 per month

HBO Max, the over-the-top (OTT) streaming service that specifically offers HBO content alongside originals, TV shows and Hollywood movies, is due to enter India soon. While the exact launch details have yet to be revealed, details of HBO Max’s plan for the Indian market have surfaced online. The streaming service is available at three different … Read more

Jio Fiber Postpaid Gets New Quarterly Broadband Plans Starting at Rs. 2,097

Jio Fiber has expanded its broadband portfolio by adding quarterly plans, as well as semiannual and annual offers for its postpaid customers. The launch comes a few months after the Internet service provider (ISP) introduced its semiannual and annual postpaid plans. Jio Fiber’s new quarterly postpaid broadband plans start at Rs. 2,097 and rises to … Read more

Twitter plans ‘social privacy’ tools; It will allow users to control who can see posts and hide old tweets

Twitter is planning to test new privacy-related features aimed at giving users more control over their follower lists and who can see their posts and likes, in an effort to make people more comfortable interacting and sharing on the social network . The tools relate to what Twitter executives call “social privacy,” or how users … Read more

Reddit said it plans to hire investment bankers and lawyers for the US IPO

Reddit, the online message board operator that has become a favorite destination for day traders chasing this year’s frenzy over so-called stock meme, is looking to hire investment bankers and lawyers for an initial public offering (IPO) in New York, two people familiar with the matter said on Thursday. Reddit was valued at $10 billion … Read more

Airtel brings Rs. 499, Rs. 699 and Rs. 2,798 prepaid plans with Disney + Hotstar Mobile subscription package

Airtel’s prepaid recharge plans have been revised to include a one-year Disney + Hotstar Mobile subscription. Upgraded prepaid plans start at Rs. 499 and go up to Rs. 2,798. These are priced higher than previous Airtel prepaid plans that came with the Disney VIP + Hotstar subscription – priced between Rs. 448 and Rs. 2,698. … Read more

I saw prepaid recharge plans with Disney + Hotstar Mobile 1 year launch

Vi (formerly known as Vodafone Idea) launched new prepaid recharge plans along with Disney + Hotstar Mobile for a year. New plans start at Rs. 501 and go up to Rs. 2,595. Customers also get benefits such as data allocation, unlimited voice calls and SMS benefits with the new prepaid recharge plans. Vi essentially added … Read more

TikTok-Parent ByteDance says it will reduce the size of Fintech’s business and plans to sell brokerage operations

Beijing-based ByteDance, which owns TikTok, said on Wednesday it would shrink its financial services unit and plan to sell its stock brokerage operations amid China’s growing tightening in the financial technology (fintech) sector . ByteDance operates Songshu Zhengquan, which translates to Squirrel Securities, in Hong Kong, and Haitun Gupiao, or Dolphin Stocks, in mainland China. … Read more

LinkedIn short stories video resource to leave platform on September 30, new experience in plans

LinkedIn is removing the ‘Stories’ feature it introduced last year exclusively for its mobile users, which allowed them to post short, ephemeral videos on the platform. The Microsoft-owned company announced that the change will take effect on September 30th. Launched almost exactly a year ago, LinkedIn Stories mimicked Facebook and Instagram and allowed its users … Read more

Jio launches new 1-year prepaid plans for Disney + Hotstar Mobile

Reliance Jio on Tuesday updated its prepaid recharge portfolio with a year of Disney + Hotstar Mobile service that Disney + Hotstar announced last month. The new Jio prepaid plans come in the existing price range between Rs. 499 and Rs. 2,599. The plans have a range of expiration options and include high-speed data access … Read more