Requiem for the Internet Freedom Strategy

For the United States, bad news concerning the internet and cyberspace has become an unrelenting avalanche. Massive data breaches, such as the Equifax incident, threaten individual privacy and financial well-being. The U.S. government cannot protect sensitive information; even the National Security Agency got hacked. Silicon Valley companies fight one rear-guard action after another. Russian cyber operations threaten […]

Rogers and Freedom Mobile will also be carrying Samsung Galaxy Xcover 4 in Canada

Earlier this month, there were reports that Bell will start selling the Samsung Galaxy Xcover 4 in Canada starting June 23. Now, a new report out of the country confirms that other carriers including Rogers and Freedom Mobile will also be carrying the device. While Rogers will offer the device starting June 23, Freedom Mobile […]

Freedom 251 Maker Ringing Bells Introduces Loyalty Card Programme

HIGHLIGHTS There are 3 loyalty cards each valid for 1 year The denominations are Rs. 500, Rs. 1,000 and Rs. 2,000 respectively Users will also receive Freedom 251 units as free gifts under it Noida-based Ringing Bells that introduced the world’s cheapest smartphone Freedom 251 on Tuesday launched a loyalty card programme for its products […]

ChampOne C1 the New Freedom 251? All You Need to Know About Rs. 501 Smartphone

ChampOne C1 the New Freedom 251? All You Need to Know About Rs. 501 Smartphone HIGHLIGHTS ChampOne is looking to conduct a flash sale on September 2 The pre-registrations will be inactive for 24 hours, site claims The smartphone will delivered through Cash On Delivery option After the uproar that Ringing Bells created with its […]

Freedom 251 Delivery Begins, Pokemon Go Is a Rage, Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016) Launch, and More News This Week

HIGHLIGHTS The Freedom 251 smartphone is supposedly finally ‘out for delivery’ Pokemon Go is so successful it boosted Nintendo shares Reliance offers 4G phone with 3 months unlimited service at Rs. 2,999 Another week gone by, and if you missed some of the big tech news stories, we’re here too recap the highlights of the […]

Freedom 251 Delivery Update and 6 New Phones

HIGHLIGHTS 5000 ‘lucky’ customers will start getting their Freedom 251 units Ringing Bells Elegance and Elegant are new Android phones The company has also announced 4 new feature phones Freedom 251 units will finally start shipping on Friday, the controversial manufacturer of the Rs. 251 smartphone said in New Delhi on Thursday. At the event, […]

This chart shows how attacks on freedom of speech in India have soared this year

From sedition cases against Jawaharlal Nehru University students for allegedly chanting anti-national slogans to attacks on journalists in Chhattisgarh, India has been having a bad year for freedom of speech. Eleven cases of sedition have been filed against 19 people in merely the first three months of 2016. No cases under this category were filed […]

Allahabad HC grants interim relief to ‘Freedom 251’ makers

Freedom251, Smartphone ALSO READ Freedom 251: Ringing Bells says it is ready to cooperate in inquiryFreedom 251: Sold handsets to Ringing Bells for Rs 3,600 a unit, says AdcomRinging Bells to launch India’s cheapest smartphone at Rs 251Call centre accuses Freedom 251 phone maker Ringing Bells of non-payment of duesRinging Bells stops taking bookings for […]