22 May 2020
Jio Platforms raises Rs. 11,367 crore from KKR: Details here
Jio Platforms, the company holding the telecom and digital businesses of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), has raised Rs. 11,367 crore ($1.5 billion) from US-based equity firm KKR.
17 May 2020
Jio Platforms raises Rs. 6,598 crore from General Atlantic
Jio Platforms, the entity holding telecom and digital businesses of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), has raised Rs. 6,598 crore ($869.8 million) from US-based private equity firm General Atlantic.
17 Feb 2020
Jio Fiber regains top rank in Netflix ISP Index
Reliance's FTTH service, Jio Fiber, has beaten the likes of Airtel Xstream Fiber, Spectra, and 7 Star Digital to regain the top spot in Netflix's ISP Speed Index.
03 Feb 2020
JioFiber users can make TV video calls with this camera
Reliance Jio has launched a new JioTVCamera in India for Jio Fiber customers, allowing them to enable video calling on their televisions via the Jio Fiber set-top box.
06 Jan 2020
This is the best broadband in India for streaming Netflix
Mumbai-based 7 Star Digital broadband service has beaten industry leaders like Airtel Xstream Fiber and Reliance Jio Fiber to top broadband speed charts in India, according to Netflix ISP Speed Index.
18 Oct 2019
BSNL vs JioFiber: A comparison between their Rs. 2,499 plan
Reliance's JioFiber service is now commercially available across India. The FTTH service promises to offer up to 1Gbps download speed along with attractive freebies, with plans starting at Rs. 699/month.
20 Sep 2019
JioFiber v/s Airtel V-Fiber v/s BSNL: Plans under Rs. 1,000
Earlier this month, Reliance Jio launched its JioFiber service with attractive plans and bundled freebies, prompting rivals like Airtel and BSNL to revise their plans so as to stay relevant in the competitive market.
11 Sep 2019
Rivaling Jio Fiber, Airtel launches 1Gbps V-Fiber broadband plan
From rebranding its Airtel TV app service to launching new Android-based set-top boxes and TV Stick, Airtel is holding no bars in taking on Reliance Jio.
09 Sep 2019
Rivaling Jio, BSNL introduces new Rs. 1,999 Bharat Fiber Plan
In a bid to take on Reliance's recently launched Jio Fiber broadband service, state-run BSNL has revised its Bharat Fiber tariffs to introduce a new Rs. 1,999 monthly plan.
08 Sep 2019
#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: Chandrayaan-2, Jio Fiber, Facebook number leak, and more
The first week of September was full of action for technology enthusiasts.
08 Sep 2019
Here's how to apply for a Reliance Jio Fiber connection
Reliance's much-awaited broadband service, Jio Fiber, has been commercially launched in India.
08 Sep 2019
How do Jio Fiber's plans and services compare with competitors?
Reliance Jio has launched its much-awaited fixed-line broadband service, Jio Fiber, in India. The FTTH service offers upto 1Gbps speed, upto 5,000GB of data, and a host of freebies including TVs.
07 Sep 2019
Jio Fiber v/s Airtel V-Fiber: Which one to opt for?
After a stellar run with its mobile services, Reliance Jio looks primed to disrupt the broadband space in India. Just recently, the company launched its fiber-to-the-home service, Jio Fiber, and revealed all the plans.
05 Sep 2019
Reliance Jio Fiber launches today: All you need to know
Reliance Jio is all set to commercially launch Jio Fiber, its fiber-to-the-home broadband service, today.
03 Sep 2019
Taking on Jio, Airtel launches Xstream set-top box, Xstream Stick
Airtel is revamping its Digital TV service as Airtel Xstream. Just days after rebranding its Airtel TV app, the company has launched its Android-based Xstream set-top box and Xstream Stick in India.
02 Sep 2019
JioGigaFiber Preview users to get free service for 2 months
Reliance Jio's FTTH service, GigaFiber aka Jio Fiber, which has been in testing phase for over a year now, will be commercially rolled out in the country on September 5 with a welcome surprise for preview customers.
27 Aug 2019
Jio GigaFiber: Here's how you can get a new connection
Reliance Jio is gearing up to commercially launch Jio GigaFiber, its fiber-to-the-home broadband service, on September 5.
25 Aug 2019
Jio GigaFiber v/s Airtel V-Fiber v/s Vodafone v/s BSNL
Reliance Jio looks primed to disrupt the broadband market in India with its fiber-to-the-home service, Jio GigaFiber, which is set to roll out from September 5.
24 Aug 2019
Airtel revises V-Fiber broadband plans to take on Jio's GigaFiber
Bharti Airtel is pulling out all cards to take on Reliance Jio's potentially disruptive GigaFiber service. Alongside readying its own Android set-top box, the telco has now revised its V-Fiber plans to pass on more benefits to broadband subscribers.
24 Aug 2019
Jio effect: Airtel to offer Android set-top box, free TV
In a bid to take on Reliance's GigaFiber, Airtel is working to launch an Android-based smart set-top box (STB) to "deliver converged digital entertainment and fast broadband services," according to The Economic Times.
22 Aug 2019
Rivaling JioFiber, Hathway launches 100Mbps broadband plan for Rs. 699
Just days after Reliance announced the commercial launch of its potentially disruptive Jio Fiber service, Hathway has upped the ante by introducing a new broadband plan and a limited-period offer for its 'Play Box' streaming device.
19 Aug 2019
Why Reliance Jio's First-Day-First-Show irks multiplex brands?
At RIL's 42nd AGM earlier this week, Mukesh Ambani made several announcements including one that has perturbed the cinema exhibition sector.
18 Aug 2019
How to apply for Reliance Jio Fiber broadband connection
Reliance Jio looks primed to disrupt the fixed-line broadband service in India. The telecom giant has recently announced its Jio Fiber service and it will be commercially launched from September 5.
17 Aug 2019
Jio HomeTV, Airtel Digital TV, Tata Sky: Which is better?
This week Reliance Jio announced Jio Fiber, its fiber-based fixed-line broadband service that will offer upto 1Gbps of speed. But the gigabit-class internet is not the only highlight.
12 Aug 2019
Reliance Jio Fiber v/s Competitors: Broadband speed, data plans, price
After a stellar run with its mobile services, Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio looks primed to disrupt the broadband market in India.
12 Aug 2019
#BiggestFDIDeal: Saudi Aramco invests $15 billion in Reliance's oil business
Mukesh Ambani, the Chairman and Managing Director of Reliance Industries, has announced one of India's biggest FDI deals ever.