voice calls, lowest data tariff in the world, complimentary all-free
services for three months — Reliance is back into Telecom business and
if initial reaction of market is anything to go by, it is here to
disrupt everything as we know it today. But remember, nothing really is
free not even what is Free!
there is one thing that we Indians are crazy about, it’s anything
that’s free. And people behind Reliance Jio know it very well. In an
Indian telecom arena where big players like Bharti Airtel and Vodafone
are already spread all over the length and breadth of India leaving the
very little remaining space for other competitors, Reliance if it was
serious of making any comeback that could be felt then it was supposed
to make the ‘bombshell’ announcement. And it did exactly just that and
lot more today when it announce arrival of Reliance Jio.
biggest bombshell it left today was the announcement that domestic
calls will be free for lifetime. Roaming too is goi…
We compare the specs – and other features – of the Microsoft Surface Pro and MacBook Air Image Gallery (12 images)
In selling the Surface Pro, Microsoft’s marketing team has a big challenge. The new tablet is essentially an Ultrabook in a tablet’s body. But most customers are going to look at it and think “iPad competitor.” We already compared Surface Pro to the iPad, but perhaps a more appropriate comparison is to the MacBook Air. Let’s see how their specs – and other features – compare. This comparison covers the 11-inch MacBook Air with entry-level specs. Apple offers upgrades with superior components, but we’re leaving those alone here.
Compared to standard laptops, the MacBook Air looks small and svelte. Next to a tablet, though, it’s rather large. It’s bigger than Surface Pro in every dimension.
Note that the Air’s side is tapered. Our measurement covers its thickest point.
The MacBook Air is also 173 g (6.1 oz) heavier than Surface Pro. If you add Surface’s (optional…
are living in India, you for sure know how Prime Minister Narendra
Modi’s late night speech of November 8th changed the daily life of
every resident (okay, probably not all but most). That was the night
when PM announced to the whole nation about demonetizing rupees 500 and
1000 notes. Government said its implications were huge.
announced by Modi on November 8, that made currency denominations of Rs
500 and 1,000 — Rs 14.1 lakh crore, or USD 211 billion, in circulating
cash — illegal tender overnight, is undeniably a good idea, if one
believes that citizens and their transactions must incur tax, that is.
Only one per cent of Indians pay tax. Black economy makes up as much as
20 per cent of India’s total GDP, amounting to USD 1.74 trillion in PPP terms.
Anand Ranganathan wrote in Newslaundry. He further wrote,
The denomination made illegal tender in 1978 by Morarji Desai made up just 0.6 per cent
of India’s circulating cash. What Narendra Modi has ma…