@rural areas
Rural India Getting Mobile Savvy
by CXOtoday Staff    Dec 02, 2008
Category : News & Analysis
Despite a moderately lower contribution to the overall teledensity of the country, rural areas have succeeded to beat the metros with a comparatively high subscriber additions rate. Based on the TRAI figures, the four metros together added 10.3...
Mobile Communication Alters Rural Landscape
by CXOtoday Staff    Jan 26, 2007
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
Mobile communication is revolutionizing economic and social life in rural India, according to a new study by The Center for Knowledge Societies (CKS). CKS, a research, design and innovation company specializing in emerging technologies for...
Thumb Power: Biometric ATMs
by CXOtoday Staff    Nov 06, 2006
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
Chennai based provider of electronic payment systems and services, Financial Software and Systems (FSS), has launched Biometric Any Time Money (ATM) Interface Solution (BAIS). ATMs will be connected to a bank's centralized Electronic...
Intel & Government To Deliver IT To Masses
by CXOtoday Staff    Nov 19, 2004
Category : News & Analysis
Global chipmaker Intel has decided to partner with the Indian state governments in an effort to make technology more accessible to educators in rural areas. A memorandum of understanding (MoU) to that effect was signed with the Department...