EasyCabs introduces WIFI in Bangalore taxis, partnering Huawei, TataDocomo

Bangalore, September 25, 2013:  EasyCab passengers in the city can  surf while they ride; The taxi operator has teamed with  smart-phone  and wifi dongle maker Huawei,  and telecom provider Tata Docomo,  to offer in-cab Wi-Fi. The introductory free service is  available in 100 EasyCabs for a period of 90 days..

Says Huawei Device India President, Victor Shan: “Internet access is becoming mainstream as people are spending more time on their mobile devices and exploring new possibilities. Taking a step in this direction, we are happy to announce Free Wi-Fi connectivity on the go in Easy Cabs, powered by Tata Docomo Photon 3G and enabled by Huawei E355/ E8131 WiFi data card.”

Adds Sunil Tandon, Head-Non Voice Services, Tata Docomo: “Through Huawei’s data card services available in EasyCabs across the city, the commuters can experience wi-fi using Tata Docomo Photon 3G, on-the-move and at no charge. With this, consumers can download movies, watch videos, watch live TV, make video calls, access high speed internet and enjoy seamless live streaming”.