ATC Telecom acquires tower business of Vodafone, Idea Cellular for Rs. 78.5 bn

Mumbai  Nov 13 (ANI): Vodafone India and Idea Cellular Limited have separately agreed to sell their respective standalone tower businesses in India to ATC Telecom Infrastructure Private Limited for an aggregate enterprise value of Rs. 78.5 billion.

The standalone tower businesses of Vodafone India and Idea are pan-Indian…

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Heat source under Antarctica melting its ice sheet: NASA

Washington, Nov 8 (IANS) A geothermal heat source called a mantle plume lies deep below West Antarctica, explaining some of the melting that creates lakes and rivers under the ice sheet, confirms a new NASA study.
The heat source may help explain why the West Antarctic ice sheet collapsed rapidly…

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Google Assistant to identify which song is playing near you

San Francisco, Nov 7: f you have Google Assistant in your smartphone, your virtual secretary can now tell you which song is playing near you — in a bar, a restaurant or at home.
The new update is now rolling out to all Android devices that enable Google Assistant.
After calling…

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Russia-funded firms invested heavily in Twitter, Facebook: ICIJ

Washington, Nov 6 :  As the US Congress investigates Russia’s interference in the 2016 US election by using social media giants, a new trove of confidential documents has revealed that Facebook and Twitter received major investments from firms with ties to Kremlin-owned corporations.

The documents called “Paradise Papers”, were…

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Twitter launches 'Video Website Card' in India

New Delhi, Nov 3 :  Twitter on Friday launched a “Video Website Card” to advertisers in India that is designed to work across a variety of brand’s objectives.
It features an auto-playing video, a customisable headline and destination URL paired with a large tap target.
Advertisers can elect to…

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