Aakash 2 tablet: Workshop held for mediapersons

A six-member Team 'Aakash' from IIT-Bombay interacted with the media, giving journalists opportunity to have a hands-on experience of the tablet.

Aakash tablet price to come down to $35 soon: Sibal

The Minister added that next version of the tablet will also have Skype, an application used for making voice calls using Internet connection and does not necessarily require a SIM.

Aakash-2 tablets in the first phase not for students: Govt

The advanced version of low cost access device Aakash-2 tablet was launched by President Pranab Mujherjee on occasion of National Education Day on November 11, this year.

Aakash manufacturer dismisses controversy over Chinese parts

The Aakash 2 tablet, hailed as an example of Indian innovation, was unveiled at the UN headquarters by Secretary General Ban Ki-moon yesterday on the occasion of India's Presidency of the Security Council.

Aakash assembled, programmed in India: Datawind

"This was well discussed and we got approval prior to shipping. The initial devices were assembled and programmed at our facilities in New Delhi and Amritsar," it said.

Aakash 2 - Made in China?

A source close to the firm claims that DataWind had nothing to do with either the tablet design or its manufacturing.

Aakash 2 all set for a ‘revolutionary’ comeback

Likely to be launch in early October, Aakash 2 has been termed ‘World changing indeed’ by Forbes magazine.