Hotspot Current Affairs, GK & News
A hotspot is a physical location that offers internet access over a wireless local area network through the use of a router connected to internet service provider. Hotspots typically use WiFi.
The Indian Council of Medical Research recently announced that the results of sero survey conducted in ten cities have been communicated with the states. The survey that was conducted earlier this month indicated that around 0.73% of adults have been affected with the virus. Findings of the second survey The second sero survey says that ..
Category: Reports & Indexes Current Affairs
The Delhi government recently announced free internet connectivity in early December. The government is to set up hotspots for providing basic internet connectivity to its population. The scheme is being implemented at the cost of 100 crore INR by the government. The implementation is by a company called Presto through the PPP or public- private ..
Category: Government Schemes Current Affairs
The Minister of State for Communications has reiterated the government’s commitment to provide Wi-Fi in all the villages through GramNet with connectivity between 10 Mbps to 100 Mbps speed. Initiatives to Provide Broadband Connectivity BharatNet – Providing 1 Gbpsto Gram Panchayats upgradeable to 10 Gbps GramNet – Connecting all key rural development institutions with 10 ..
Topics: Awasr • Bharat Broadband Network • Computer networking • Hotspot • JanWiFi • Municipal wireless network • NagarNet • NET • self-reliant Indian village • Telecommunications • Wi-Fi • Wireless • Wireless networking
Li-Fi uses LEDs and ‘visible’ light to transmit data wirelessly as an alternative to short-range radio. It does not require any special LED bulbs but only standard LED bulbs which are used in houses and offices. Though Li-Fi is a bidirectional technology, presently LEDs are used only to transmit data due to feasibility and cost ..
Topics: Energy-saving lighting • Hotspot • Incandescent light bulb • LED lamp • Li-Fi • Light-emitting diode • Optical communications • Technology • Telecommunications • University of Edinburgh School of Informatics • Wi-Fi • Wireless networking
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) had released a consultation paper on “Proliferation of Broadband through Public Wi-Fi Networks” on 13th July 2016. The plan is to provide broadband access to the underserved across the country by making public Wi-Fi hotspots commonly available. The proposal will help to provide Wi-Fi access at the grassroots ..
Topics: Broadband • Computer networking • Express Wi-Fi • Hotspot • Internet access • Municipal wireless network • Telecom Regulatory Authority of India • Telecommunications • Wi-Fi • Wi-Fi Alliance • Wireless • Wireless networking