Oct 11, 2017 - This timeout in telecom war may soon let India's bleeding billionaires catch their breath

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Sree Vijaykumar
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As a parent, we want our kids to pick up the best habits. We constantly 'tell our kids' to do certain things - Say thank you to the uncle who gave you a gift! Be polite to the house help! What we often forget is that in the case of children picking up habits, our actions speak much louder than our words. Am I speaking politely to the guard myself? Am I saying thank you when am supposed to? Another behaviour trait that Julia Leonard (of MIT) has studied is how grit and persistence can be taught to children. Across one study and a preregistered replication (182 babies in total), babies who had seen an adult persist and succeed pushed a toy button about twice as many times as those who saw an adult effortlessly succeed. Babies learned that effort was valuable after watching just two examples of an adult working hard and succeeding. More here

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Indian telcos' missing focus on R D is hurting them, they will need to develop newer solutions to future-proof themselves - Livemint
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Can anyone stop the Jio juggernaut? Mukesh Ambani deploys brutal force in telecom
Mukesh Ambani deploys brutal force in telecom. ET Online| ... It will not be easy to stop the Jio juggernaut driven by Ambani's brutal force.

 

Xiaomi is closing in on Samsung in India's top smartphone market share
13 per cent from a year earlier and 32 per cent sequentially to an all-time high of 40 million units.

 

Airtel plans to phase out 3G in two years, offer VoLTE nationwide
Airtel plans to phase out 3G in two years, offer VoLTE nationwide - Livemint
Reports indicate that Jio may increase their tariffs by 24% to 95%. Rest of the telecoms will surely follow suit, marking an end of user-friendly plans!

Telecom infrastructure: Telecom projects worth Rs 1.30 lakh crore in works
Telecom infrastructure: Telecom projects worth Rs 1.30 lakh crore in works - Economic Times
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IMG hits out at Trai over spectrum pricing, seeks relief for telcos
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Airtel, HPCL Join Hands For Digital Payments in Telangana, Andhra
Airtel, HPCL Join Hands For Digital Payments in Telangana, Andhra - News18
These cashless payments can be made via smartphones (MyAirtel App) as well as feature phones (USSD) and no transaction fee is charged on these payments from customers, said a company statement.

Vodafone India makes network IoT-ready, adopts new 4G and 5G technologies
Vodafone India makes network IoT-ready, adopts new 4G and 5G technologies - ETTelecom.com
Vodafone India is working on creating a complete Internet of Things or IoT vision for the company to tap new and existing opportunities in the country

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