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DataWind – Decoding Affordability for Mobility Devices on Global Turf

October 19, 2015

India’s very own global device manufacturer – DataWind is on a mission to enable the availability of affordable mobility devices such as smartphones, tablets and phablets for a huge number of unconnected people...

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Datawind Makes Internet Browsing Free On Its Entire Range

New Delhi, June 30, 2015

DataWind, a leading provider of low cost internet connectivity and wireless web access products, today announced that the company will provide FREE UNLIMITED INTERNET...

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DataWind CEO Suneet Singh Tuli receives Renaissance Engineer of the Year Award

Mississauga, May 01, 2015

At the inaugral Lassonde Awards, Suneet Singh Tuli, President & CEO of DataWind (TSX: DW), was conferred the Renaissance Engineer of the Year Award by Lassonde School of Engineering...

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DataWind boosts the vision for a Digital India with the launch of Free Internet Access

New Delhi, March 17, 2015

Boosting the grand vision for a Digital India, DataWind (TSX: DW), a leading provider of low cost internet connectivity and wireless web access products, today redefined the meaning of affordability, with the launch...

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DataWind adds Sangeetha Mobiles to its growing retail network

New Delhi, India, February 23, 2015

DataWind Inc. (TSX: DW), a leader in low cost internet connectivity and a leading provider of wireless web access products, announcedtoday that it has partnered with Sangeetha Mobiles, India’s first and fastest growing...

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DataWind Inc. Announces Record Revenue in its Fiscal Third Quarter

Mississauga, ON, February 12, 2015

(TSX: DW), a leader in the delivery of internet access in emerging markets, today announced its financial results for the three and nine months ended December, 31, 2014. All figures are in Canadian dollars unless otherwise noted…

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DataWind CEO Suneet Singh Tuli Honored with Awards for Innovation

New Delhi, January 15, 2015

Recognising DataWind’s innovative approach and efforts aimed at addressing the chronic issues of connectivity for the forgotten billion in India with its low cost internet connectivity devices...

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DataWind Expands its Distribution Reach; to Leverage HomeShop18's Multimedia Retail Platform

New Delhi, January 08, 2015

DataWind Inc. (TSX: DW), a leader in low cost internet connectivity and a leading provider of wireless web access products, today announced expansion of its Indian retail footprint through a new partnership with HomeShop18, India's comprehensive virtual retailer…

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ITU's Malcom Johnson Felicitates Datawind's Efforts for Digital India

Mississauga, ON and New Delhi, India, December 18, 2014

DataWind, pioneers of low cost tablet computers and low cost internet connectivity was recognized for its ground breaking efforts in bridging the digital divide and contributing to the progressive movement towards achievement of India's Vision for Digital India…

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DataWind expands UbiSlate portfolio with 10.1" Tablets

New Delhi, December 09, 2014

Consolidating its leadership in the low cost internet connectivity and web access device segment, DataWind, maker of UbiSlate Tablets and PocketSurfer Smartphones have expanded their portfolio with the introduction of 10.1 inch tablets. Breaking price…

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DataWind launches the most comprehensive CBSE mapped learning content on UbiSlates

New Delhi, November 27, 2014

DataWind, maker of UbiSlate and a leader in low cost internet connectivity today launched iScuela'sglobal award winning, multimedia rich educational content on UbiSlate tablets. Students in India now have access to this CBSE curriculum mapped rich content…

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DataWind CEO, Suneet Singh Tuli receives "Award of Honor" at 65th World Sikh Educational Conference

Amritsar, November 20, 2014

At the recently concluded 65th World Sikh Educational conference, Suneet Singh Tuli, President & CEO, DataWind was felicitated by the Chief Khalsa Diwan with 'Award of Honor' for his relentless efforts and dedication in creating greater access…

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DataWind Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results with 41% Increase in Unit Sales over Q1

Mississauga, November 13, 2014

DataWind Inc. ("DataWind" or the "Company") (TSX: DW), a leader in the delivery of internet access in emerging markets, today announced its financial results for the three and six months ended September, 30, 2014. All figures are in Canadian dollar…

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DataWind joins hands with Spice Retail

India, September 05, 2014:

DataWind Inc. (TSX: DW), maker of the Aakash and Ubislate tablets, and a leading provider of wireless web access products and services in India, announced today that it has partnered with Spice Retail, the largest mobile device retail chain in Northern India…

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12 months of free* internet on India's best-selling tablets

Bangalore, July 17, 2014

DataWind Inc. ("DataWind" or the "Company") (TSX: DW), maker of Aakash and Ubislatetablets, and a leading provider of wireless web access products and services in India, today announced a retail partnership with UniverCell, the largest electronics…

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DataWind Inc. opens Toronto Stock Exchange

Mississauga, Ontario, July 14, 2014

DataWind Inc. ("DataWind" or the "Company") (TSX: DW), a leader in low-cost internet connectivity for emerging markets, was honored with initiating the siren to open trading at Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) today. The event celebrated the Company's recent…

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DataWind rolls out an affordable bridge to education

New York/New Delhi, April 15, 2014

DataWind, a leading developer of wireless web access and products, and the manufacturer of the world's lowest cost android tablet PC, announced that it has joined the Business Call to Action (BCtA). DataWind plans to bridge the digital divide by providing…

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DATAWIND announces strategic partnership with Happiest Minds

New Delhi, December 3, 2013

DATAWIND—makers of Aakash Tablet PC, and a leading provider of wireless web access products and services, have said that they have entered into a strategic partnership with Happiest Minds Technologies, a next generation IT services and solutions companyto develop…

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Launch of the Aakash2 Tablet at United Nations

H.E. Mr. Ban ki-moon, Secretary General of the United Nations,

On behalf of the Permanent Mission of India first let me extend to all of you a very warm welcome. We are gathered today for a special event that focuses on one of the principal goals of the UN, a better world for all…

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DataWind Receives International Award For Innovative Access Device

New Delhi

At the FICCI Auditorium in New Delhi, during the 7th annual NTA ICT World Communication Awards, DataWind was recognized for the most Innovative Access Device. The award was bestowed jointly by Dr.HamadounToure, Secretary General, International Telecommunications Union (ITU)…

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DATAWIND and World Vision partner to increase aid effectiveness and education with innovative $40 tablets in several African countries

New Delhi, November 28, 2013

DATAWIND, a leading developer of wireless web access products and inventor of the $40 Tablet, is working with World Vision Canada, to supply the UbiSlate, Android powered tablets for trial use in the development agency's projects in African countries. This initiative…

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DATAWIND – Makers of 'Aakash' tablet, partners with American education provider CK12 Foundationfor free mathematics and science learning content

New Delhi, November 18, 2013

DATAWIND,a leading developer of wireless web access products, and a well-known name for revolutionising digital educational technology with itslow cost PC Tablets has signed a strategic partnership with US based not-for-profit education content provider CK12…

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DATAWIND breaks new price barriers with lowest cost phablet in India

New Delhi, October 9, 2013

India's leading supplier of tablet computers, DATAWIND today launched new additions to its line to tablet computers, led by the UbiSlate 7Cx. At a retail price of only Rs.3,999 inclusive of all taxes, the UbiSlate 7Cx is the lowest cost tablet computer with cellular…

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Datawind strategically aligns with TES India to provide free educational resources

New Delhi, September 17, 2013

Datawind, a well-known name for revolutionising digital educational technology with their low cost Ubislate range of PC Tablets has signed a strategic partnership with TES India (http://www.tesindia.com), world's largest and 105 years old online community by the teachers…

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ITU Distributes DataWind's UbiSlate7Ci tablets to all Global Youth Summit Delegates

New Delhi /San Jose, Costa Rica, September 11, 2013

The International Telecom Union's BYND2015 Global Youth Summit started with a bang in Costa Rica as youth delegates completing their registration, were each provideda UbiSlate7Ci tablet computer (commercial version of the Aakash2) to use throughout the conference…

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Datawind enters into partnerships with CricHQ

New Delhi, July 5, 2013

In a fanatical cricket nation, Datawind – the maker of Aakash PC Tablets, has signed a long term partnership with global cricket technology company CricHQ. This partnership will see Datawind pre-installing the CricHQ app on all their tablet devices. With the ability to score matches…

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DataWind takes the lead in Indian tablet race

New Delhi, June 4, 2013

Cyber Media Research's India Quarterly Tablet Market report for Q1 2013 shows DataWind taking the lead in the supply of tablet computers for the Indian market. With a market share of 15.3 %, DataWind pulled ahead of Micromax and Apple with 12.3 % and 11.7 % share…

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Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance (CATA) Awards DataWind for Outstanding Product Achievement

Ottawa, Canada/ New Delhi, May 30, 2013

At its 28th Annual Innovation Awards Gala, the Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance announced DataWind as the winner of the 2013 McCagueBorlack Outstanding Product Achievement Award. The CATA Alliance Innovation Awards are one of the most prestigious…

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DataWind announces Aakash2 project completion

New Delhi, May 2, 2013

DataWind today announced the completion of 100,000 Aakash low-cost computing access devices for IIT-Bombay (under the Indian Government's Ministry of Human Resources Development's National Mission for Education through Information Communication Technology)…

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India sells 3.11 million Tablets in 2012 with 1.09 million shipped in the October-December quarter alone

New Delhi, March 8, 2013:

CY 2012 Highlights - Samsung, Micromax and Apple emerged market leaders 72 vendors shipped Tablets in India during the year Android is the dominant OS, iOS following with Windows making inroads Samsung Note registers the inception of a new segment…

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DataWind awarded "Shiksha Ratna"by digitalLEARNING State Education Summit 2013

Chandigarh, February 8, 2013

Datawind, the maker of Aakash, world's ultra low cost educational tablet has been awarded Shiksha Ratna Award 2013 by digitalLEARNING State Education Summit in Chandigarh. The Grand Awards function ceremony in Chandigarh was graced by Honourable Shri Sikandar Singh…

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DataWind and UN announce global call for Socially Responsible Apps to Empower Women

New York/ New Delhi: January 11, 2013

Agnite Education, American Digital University, Applications for Good, BluWorld, DataWind, Equal Access International and the United Nations Office forPartnerships are pleased to announce the Global Apps to Empower competition to challenge apps developers to create apps…

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Global Apps to Empower Competition Seeks Apps to Educate and Empower Women Everywhere

New York, December 5, 2012

Agnite Education, American Digital University, Applications for Good, BluWorld, Datawind, Equal Access International and the United Nations Office for Partnerships are pleased to announce the global Apps to Empower competition to challenge apps developers to create apps…

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Datawindfounder and CEO selected by Forbes among the world's most Impactful Social Entrepreneurs

New Delhi, November 9, 2012

Forbes international today released its annual Impact 15 list of the education innovators that are harnessing disruptive technologies that change everything from the way we teach grade school math to how we train the next generation teachers…

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Suneet Singh Tuli, CEO, Datawind Honored Entrepreneur of the year award by Sikh Directory!

New Delhi, October 22, 2012

Suneet Singh Tuli, CEO of Datawind, the inventor of World's cheapest tablet computer device has won the title "Entrepreneur of the year" honored at the World's first Sikh Award ceremony organized by The Sikh Directory in London…

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Datawind launches 4 New Tablets in the Ubislate series

New Delhi, September 14, 2012

Datawind, a leading provider of wireless web access products and services rolled out a new line of Low-Cost tablets under the Ubislate range. "The new range of Ubislate Tablets is packed with anytime anywhere Low-Cost Internet connectivity, UbiSurfer browser…

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DataWind founders Raja & Suneet Tuli win Technology Achievement Award

Toronto, June 12, 2012

The founders of DataWind Ltd., Raja Singh Tuli and Suneet Singh Tuli were awarded the Technology Achievement Award by the Indo-Canadian Chamber of Commerce (ICCC), this past weekend at its annual Awards and Gala night at the Metro Toronto Convention Center…

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Datawind announces Software App Contest 'AapKiApp' results

New Delhi, May 23, 2012

Datawind, the developers of the world's cheapest tablet computer 'Aakash', today announced the results of the Software App Innovation 'AapKiApp' contest for their Ubislate series of Tablets. Datawind had invited the student community in India to submit…

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Datawind announces multi-language support for Ubislate series tablets

New Delhi, May 4, 2012

Users of Ubislate tablets will be able to use the tablet in English, Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Punjabi and various other languages of India and the world. Datawind has entered a strategic alliance with Reverie Language Technologies Pvt. Ltd. of Bangalore to ensure that the Ubislate…

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DataWind and Yahoo! India enter into a strategic partnership for UbiSlate7+

New Delhi, April 25, 2012

DataWind, a leading provider of wireless web access products and services, today announced a strategic partnership with Yahoo! India, to enable Yahoo! services on its soon to be launched tablet Ubislate7+. As a result of this partnership, the tablet will come preloaded…

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