Ads for content, digital health tools are in the works for 2017: 1mg’s Tandon

Prashant Tandon, Co-founder, 1mgGurgaon-based Bright Lifecare Pvt. Ltd, which owns and operates online drug marketplace 1mg, made two acquisitions last year: In December, it bought Mumbai-based online hospital MediAngels and in July, it diagnostics bookings platform Medd.in. With these acquisitions, 1mg widened its product offerings and expanded into new geographies. 1mg also raised Rs 100 crore ($15 million) […]

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Reliance Jio may soon launch two sub-Rs 1,500 VoLTE feature phones

Jio_simAfter disrupting the telecom market with free calls and data, Reliance Jio may now launch two sub-Rs 1,500 4G VoLTE handsets, a major financial daily reported on Thursday. The low-cost handsets, to be launched under Jio’s LYF brand this quarter, will be priced at Rs 999 and Rs 1,500, a report in The Economic Times, […]

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Jio launch boosts demand for VoLTE-enabled smartphones, says report

JIo2Demand for smartphones compatible with the voice-over-LTE (VoLTE) technology in the country has surged after the rollout of Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd’s 4G services in India, according to market research firm Counterpoint Technology. Counterpoint Technology said 80% of all LTE-compatible smartphones shipped in the July-September quarter of 2016 were VoLTE-ready as compared with 63% in […]

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