A strong January for USI, who predict 2016 growth of 30%
February 13, 2016
United Scientific Industrial (USI) has announced its figures for January, with consolidated revenues of NT$6.09 billion (US$192.34 million), a 20% rise compared to January 2015.
USI is predicting that 2016 revenues will top NT$80 billion, representing a
Canadians get international in-flight Wi-Fi
September 15, 2016
Air Canada will be offering in-flight Wi-Fi on its plane journeys from spring 2017, making it the first international airline to offer this service.
Customers on a number of ‘select flights’ will be able to surf the internet, check their email, send instant
iPhone 2.0 to be unveiled today
June 9, 2016
Apple CEO Steve Jobs is expected to unveil an updated version of the iPhone later today at the Apple Development Conference in San Francisco.
Much anticipated new features on the iPhone 2.0 include 3G connectivity, a GPS navigation system, and larger storage
Ixia updates IxRave IP Service Verification
March 26, 2017
Ixia’s IxRave IP Service Verification service has been updated to monitor Carrier Ethernet and Mobile Backhaul.
Service providers can now used IxRave to monitor, measure and troubleshoot converged networks using an affordable and centralised solution, rather than having to monitor different portions
Point Topic reports drop in UK broadband uptake
According to a new report from market research firm Point Topic, 20,000 fewer people in the UK registered for new broadband subscriptions in the third quarter of 2015, compared with the previous quarter.
UK ISP’s gained 470,000 new broadband subscribers in the third
Aircom launches Enterprise 6.1
June 23, 2016
Aircom International, a provider of end-to-end network optimisation consultancy and tools for IP and cellular networks, has upgraded its Enterprise network engineering tool suite.
Enterprise 6.1 includes enhancements and upgrades to provide improved stability and superior data quality.
The network engineering suite
Vodafone launches Facebook texting
September 9, 2016
In a joint venture with IBM, Vodafone is trialling a new internet-based texting service on social networking site Facebook.
The service allows Facebook users to buy credit and send text and picture messages from their PC to any mobile phone.
Mobile users who
Mobile broadband overtakes Wi-Fi hotspots
September 26, 2016
Mobile broadband has overtaken Wi-Fi hotspots as the service of choice for accessing the internet away from home and office.
A survey by analysts Point Topic found 47% of British people on the go using mobile broadband, compared to 42% using Wi-Fi hotspots.
Job cuts from Ericsson to counter flat market
February 2, 2016
Ericsson is cutting 1,000 jobs in Sweden, where it employs 19,800 of its total 74,000 staff. There are plans to reduce headcount elsewhere, rumoured to be as many as 4,000 globally.
All parts of the business will be affected,
DVB-SH edges closer to commercial release
February 22, 2016
It is expected that in the near future Taiwan-based manufacturers of handsets that have developed devices supporting mobile TV, including the DVB-T and DVB-H standards, will start developing devices supporting the DVB-SH (digital video broadcasting-satellite services to handsets) standard. This is to coincide