Who will win the battle in DAS Phase III markets?

DTH, with its high rate of inactive subscribers – as high at 45% on an average — is clearly out of the race for the lion’s share. So, whoever wins the battle to sign up and empower the highest number of Last Mile Operators (LMOs) in DAS Phase III markets– clearly either the MSOs or a good HITS Platform — will take it away.

Girl Rising, airing on Raksha Bandhan, receives full support from PM Modi, Maneka Gandhi

This Raksha Bandhan, what do superstar Amitabh Bachchan, Priyanka Chopra, Kareena Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit, Alia Bhatt, Freida Pinto, Nandita Das, Sushmita Sen and Parineeti Chopra have in common? They’ve come together to urge television viewers across India’s leading Hindi GEC, Star Plus, to celebrate women’s empowerment through education. For which leading Hindi GEC Star Plus…

#Facebook changes removal rules; shares more info on banned elements

Facebook is providing the public with more information about what material is banned on the social network,  Leo Kelion, BBC News’ Technology desk Editor,  has written in a detailed story. He reports that Facebook’s revamped community standards now include a separate section on “dangerous organisations” and give more details about what types of nudity it…

Media can be the best ‘Made In India’ story: Sanjay Gupta

In Delhi last week, I attended the CII Big Picture Summit 2014 on Friday and Saturday. Excellent policy and industry leaders, a great event put together by CII. Congratulations to Amita Sircar for this big and meaningful summit. Comparisons are odious, so all I’ll say is, it is an excellent follow up to FICCI’s annual Frames series…