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The Fiasco of Free Basics Explained…?blur=25

Post TRAI’s order to put the Facebook’s Free Basics initiative on hold, the issue has since become a literal slug-fest between Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and Net Neutrality activists.

Aliefya Vahanvaty Jan 15, 2016 8:09 AM

Did Facebook’s Free Basics campaign pay off??blur=25

Facebook has reportedly paid big money to promote its Free Basics program. We spoke with brand experts and PR professionals to figure out whether the gamble has paid off

Abhinn Shreshtha Jan 7, 2016 8:36 AM

TRAI extends deadline for differential pricing comments?blur=25

TRAI has extended the last date for receiving comments on its consultation paper on differential pricing. TRAI said it will accept comments upto January 7, 2016 and counter comments until January 14, 2016.

exchange4media Staff Jan 2, 2016 4:32 PM

Differential pricing affects new players: Digital Cos tell TRAI?blur=25

The heads of PayTM, Teesort.com, TrulyMadly, SVG Media, Moutshut.com, FlipClass.com, Zomato, Metis Learning and GOQii have written a joint letter urging TRAI to issue clear guidlines preventing the restricition of internet services.

exchange4media Staff Jan 2, 2016 4:32 PM

Differential pricing could give rise to anti-competition: Mozilla?blur=25

Internet company Mozilla has submitted its official stance on the issue of differential pricing to TRAI this week. In the response, Mozilla pointed out the harms of differential pricing, exploring alternate business models and recommending investment in improving capabilities via digital literacy

exchange4media Staff Dec 31, 2015 8:40 AM

Facebook spends around Rs 25 crore on Free Basics print & OOH campaign?blur=25

The internet giant has spared no expense as it seeks to increase visibility and positive publicity for its Free Basics program

Abhinn Shreshtha Dec 30, 2015 8:31 AM

Facebook is not filtering potential partners on Free Basics: Mark Zuckerberg on net neutrality?blur=25

Mark Zuckerberg addressed a packed house in IIT Delhi in his annual townhall session yesterday. Among other things, he gave a detailed response to a question on whether Facebook was firmly in support of net neutrality

Abhinn Shreshtha Oct 29, 2015 8:40 AM