First, is the news that the Indian government has launched its own Mobile Operating systems that have capabilities to take on international rivals like iOS and Android. Within the next few weeks, the government of the sub-continent is preparing to release an indigenous mobile operating system that has the potential to offer a health competition to American technology giants and will be safe to use in the current cyber threat landscape.
Called as IndOS, the OS will be available on devices being sold on the Indian subcontinent and will have all pre-loaded government apps that are there to service the citizen. Though, it might appear as a bloatware to device manufactures in the initial stages. But is said to serve the populace with all necessary applications like Arogya Setu, MTNL and a centralized police controlled applications linked to a database in Delhi.