We were able to talk to Thane Creitz of Intel who is the Director of Consumer Tehnical Marketing during the Intel Tech Tour of 2016 in India. We got a lot of insight about the Intel’s strategy, outlook and roadmap for the future. Here’s what he had to say.
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Starting from today, Uber users in Delhi will be able to book an uberXL cab for times when they need to carry extra luggage or seat extra people.
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After testing out a cash payment option in Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Chandigarh, Jaipur and others, the scrappy taxi booking upstart is introducing cash payments in Delhi. Continue reading “Uber introduces cash payments in Delhi”
India’s leading private telecom operator Airtel is all set to launch 4G trials in the country’s capital city New Delhi and adjoining areas later this week. Airtel bought the spectrum from Qualcomm some time back. The 4G network is expected to go live in New Delhi and National Capital Region (NCR) in a few days.
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Online taxi aggregators, Ola and TaxiForSure have received a respite from the Delhi High Court as it set aside orders rejecting the applications of two app-based cab companies for licence to operate in the capital.
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Delhi Government Transport Department has rejected applications for licence from US-based cab aggregator Uber and Ola and TaxiForSure as the capital does not have a regulatory framework that recognises app-based cabs. The latest move comes from the authorities following fair warnings from part few months.
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The Delhi Government has finally taken a stern action against online taxi hailing services like Ola and Uber. Both the companies were requested in March by the authorities of the Delhi Government to cease their operations in the capital.
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The authorities of Delhi Government has warned online taxi service Uber and Ola on resuming operations. The Transport Department of Delhi Government has asked the services to cease their operations in Delhi or their application for radio-taxi licenses will not be processed.
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The Delhi Government has banned Uber cabs in the city in the wake of the rape allegations. The cab driver has been arrested and the Government has banned “all activities” by Uber and even blacklisted the company.
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Last night, news broke of a woman passenger allegedly raped by a Uber driver, in New Delhi. Hearing accounts of rape and violence against women is not new in this country, sadly, but what makes this even more shocking is the association with Uber, a disruptive mobile-first taxi platform that claims to have the “safest rides on the road“. According to the well-funded American startup’s website, safety is the second most important thing you need to know about them, right after the app, one of the most important user-facing features of their platform. For a company that prides itself on safety features, this is terrible news. Why and how did Uber let this happen? There are many answers to this question, but let’s give them a shot of reality first, with a warm message they can resonate with, “Welcome to India.”.
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If you plan to use the Delhi Airport Express Metro which is actually the fastest way to get to the airport from the Indian capital, we just wanted to let you know that starting from Jan 13, 2012 that happens to be today , you can enjoy free WiFi at the Airport Express Metro stations. The website says that “the free inaugural service is available for a limited time and subsequently the service will be chargeable on a hourly basis.”. Reliance Infrastructure has tied up with YouBroadband to offer this service. Continue reading “Free WiFi now at Delhi Airport Express Metro Stations”
We already know that recently Samsung India has launched three new smartphones in 3 different platforms namely, Android, BADA and Windows Phone. We attended the launch event in Delhi and here are the hands-on photos of Samsung Wave 3. Enjoy… Continue reading “Samsung Wave 3 Hands-On”
We already know that recently Samsung India has launched three new smartphones in 3 different platforms namely, Android, BADA and Windows Phone. We attended the launch event in Delhi and here are the hands-on photos of Samsung Galaxy Y. Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy Y Hands-On”
We already know that recently Samsung India has launched three new smartphones in 3 different platforms namely, Android, BADA and Windows Phone. We attended the launch event in Delhi and here are the hands-on photos of Samsung Omnia W. Continue reading “Samsung Omnia W Hands-On”
MTS High Speed Data (HSD) connectivity is now live on the Delhi to Jaipur stretch of the National Highway 8. This is one of the busiest highways in the country and the Delhi to Jaipur stretch covers a total distance of 265 KM. Continue reading “MTS launches High Speed Data connectivity on NH 8 from Delhi to Jaipur”