The famed tech investor Marc Andreessen put his foot in his mouth after India rejected a program backed by the social network. Now he's saying sorry.
The social media company has been accused of turning a consultation with the Indian public into a "crudely majoritarian and orchestrated opinion poll."
Execs from companies like Dropbox, WordPress and Quora have all recently invested in Hike Messenger, a joint venture between Bharti Enterprises and Softbank.
The South Korean electronics giant has strengthened its grip on India's smartphone market, keeping its top position in quarter three of 2015
The Indian government is reportedly ready to push through Apple's application to set up retail shops in the country, one of the fastest-growing smartphone markets in the world.
The government has halted the program over concerns that Facebook violates Net neutrality by offering only certain Web content for free.
Hundreds of millions of Indians are buying their first smartphones. The country's rapid growth has caught the attention of tech companies around the globe.
In a question-and-answer session at Facebook's headquarters, Indian prime minister discusses governing through social media and expanding Internet access.
LeEco, previously known as LeTV, will launch its Le 1s and Le Max Pro smartphones in India as part of a greater push into the subcontinent.
Facebook says its Free Basics service gives Internet access to people who otherwise couldn't afford it. Critics say the service helps only Facebook.