At India’s railway stations, the facility of Wi-Fi will be free at the beginning. But will be charged later, so this facility can also provide on other stations together with partners such as the Railtel. Moreover, Google will facilitate typing for Android phones in 10 Indian languages.
CEO Satya Nadella announced today that the company will connect five lakhs villages of India, with affordable broadband technology through which government’s e-governance and m-governance (mobile governance) will push. Also, Microsoft announced that it will soon launch a cloud data center in India.
Chairman Paul Jacobs has announced that it will create the India Venture Fund for the investment of Rs 1,000 crore. This amount will give to start-up companies. Qualcomm will support start- ups in India for financial, marketing, technology and business. Moreover, Qualcomm will build Innovation Lab in Bangalore.
CEO Tim Cook announced that the manufacturing plant will launch in India. Linking of the mobile payments platform ‘Apple-pay’ with the public – funding scheme (Jan-Dhan Yojna) was also discussed.