Olacabs takes April Fool’s Day to new heights with Ola Air prank

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Olacabs takes April Fool’s Day to new heights with Ola Air prank

Looks like tech companies have taken the onus of making us laugh rather seriously. After Uber's elaborate plans to prank car-crazy users with its personal toy versions of Lamborghinis and Ferraris, Olacabs has introduced Ola Air. As the name suggests, it is a chopper service aimed to fly people to their destinations in real-time at just Rs 499 per hour. The service is an incredible step forward, and also very untrue. The Ola Air initiative is nothing but a joke, courtesy April Fool’s Day. More →
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UberSUPERCAR is an elaborate April Fools’ Day prank that can get you a Ferrarri or Lamborghini supercar tomorrow!

By on March 31, 2015 at 5:55 PM.

UberSUPERCAR is an elaborate April Fools’ Day prank that can get you a Ferrarri or Lamborghini supercar tomorrow!

First Valentines Day, then Holi and now April Fools Day, Uber loves to celebrate. The cab service company has chalked out a rather elaborate plan for pranksters. Uber has just announced on its blog that it has teamed up with Hamleys to bring in an unique experience for its customers tomorrow. The company says that Uber app users in Mumbai, Delhi, Pune, Chennai, Kolkata,Chandigarh and Jaipur will get a chance to grab a joyride in a Lamborghini or a Ferrari tomorrow, as part of the company's one-day only 'Uber Supercar' initiative. But wait, before you get all geared up and excited - it's just a prank! More →
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Airlines in India could soon offer Wi-Fi to passengers: Report

By on March 30, 2015 at 4:43 PM.

Airlines in India could soon offer Wi-Fi to passengers: Report

In a positive turn of events, DoT is warming up to the idea of in-flight Wi-Fi for passengers. The Economic Times reports that a senior civil aviation official has approached the authorities and has received positive feedback. More →
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Uber-OXXY tie up to provide free cab rides to hospitals from April 1 in Delhi

By on March 29, 2015 at 12:27 PM.

Uber-OXXY tie up to provide free cab rides to hospitals from April 1 in Delhi

To ensure equitable access to health services to all Delhiites, a new initiative that promises to provide free cab rides to hospitals and medical centres of the patient's choice was launched here on Saturday. More →
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TRAI seeks views on framework to regulate OTT services like WhatsApp, Skype, Viber

By on March 28, 2015 at 11:22 AM.

TRAI seeks views on framework to regulate OTT services like WhatsApp, Skype, Viber

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has initiated the process to prepare a framework for over-the-top (OTT) services like WhatsApp, Skype, and Viber among others. "Worldwide, there is an ongoing debate among governments, industry and consumers regarding regulations of OTT services and net-neutrality. In this background, TRAI today released a consultation paper on regulatory framework for OTT services," the regulator said in a statement here on Friday. More →
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Airtel, RCom now capable of providing 4G service across the country

By on March 28, 2015 at 11:02 AM.

Airtel, RCom now capable of providing 4G service across the country

Bharti Airtel and Reliance Communications (RCom) have gained capability to provide 4G services across the country as they bagged requisite spectrum in the concluded spectrum auction. RIL's telecom arm Reliance Jio already has pan-India 4G spectrum. More →
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