Tag: Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook shuts down Free Basics in India after TRAI ruling

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : Following the TRAI ruling which barred operators from charging differential rates for use of Internet, Facebook has shut down its controversial Free Basics project in India. This move came in, after a massive campaign done by Facebook for Free Basics, failed to gather support from Indian regulatory TRAI (Telecom Regulatory

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Facebook plans a satellite launch in 2016

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg announced FB’s ambitious plans of launching a satellite for facilitating internet access in remote areas of some part of the globe which is densely populated and active on social networking sites. Facebook has made plans to launch a satellite that will provide internet access to remote

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An Emotional PM Modi meets the audience at FB Townhall

Newsroom24x7 Desk California : Prime Minister Narendra Modi had a date with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg today which Modi kept and did it so in a heartening way. It was a series of Q and A sessions, wherein Mark posed select questions which FB had been receiving all through, and Modi responded to them one

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