Airtel Launches 4G Data Services In 296 Towns Across India

Airtel will roll out 4G services in 296 towns across 14 circles, up from the current 45 cities and towns, over the next few weeks. 4G data packs will start at just Rs 25 with prices being similar to 3G data. The company has launched its 4G services ahead of rivals Reliance Jio, Vodafone and Idea Cellular. With voice and data costs being low, Airtel says it will look at customer experience as the real differentiator.
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Airtel To Make HD Set Top Boxes In India #MakeInIndia

Airtel Digital TV and Bharti Airtel have taken up the Government’s Make in India initiative to produce HD set top boxes ingenuously. The set top boxes were conceived with MyBox technologies and ST Electronics and will be produced near Pune. They will allow broadcasting at 1080p, the ability to record unlimited shows and access Wi-fi through USB.
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Airtel Begins 4G Trials In Delhi [3G Users Can Switch To 4G At No Extra Cost]

The company hopes to gather valuable user feedback through the program. Airtel says its 4G networks will allow customers to download 10 movies in 30 minutes. Further, the company has tied up with Samsung and Flipkart to offer buyers deals on signing up for its 4G service. Airtel is aggressively bringing users to its 4G networks before the launch of Reliance Jio.
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Airtel Accused Of Injecting Scripts Into Browsers [Says It’s Building Tech To Track Data Usage]

The company is apparently injecting Javascripts and iframes into web browsers in an attempt to alter the browsing experience. The anomaly was reported by Thejesh GN who says that the iframe tries to insert a toolbar into the browsing experience and that the parent URL of both the iframe and Javascript belongs to Bharti Airtel Bangalore.
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