UK telco beats Apple to launch music service June 15, 2015 UK-based mobile music company, Omnifone, has launched its MusicStation music download service two weeks before Apple’s iPhone comes to the global marketplace. Omnifones’ service is currently available to Swedish mobile customers of Norwegian group Telenor, and will be rolled out across Europe, Asia and
Aircom and SingTel in mobile WiMAX deal
April 10, 2016
Aircom International has been appointed by Singapore-based telecoms operator, SingTel, to provide its ASSET cell planning tool to support SingTel’s GSM and UMTS network.
Aircom will also provide a mobile WiMAX technology pack for radio planning.
With the support
ZyXEL new bonded ADSL2+ gateway
September 1, 2017
ZyXEL Communications Corp announced today that it now has a bonded ADSL2+ gateway that can provide support for 802.11n home networks that may help with chokepoints within the home.
The gateway operates from the simple premise that by supporting throughputs that are similar
Operators still need SS7 support
May 1, 2016
In a survey by signalling infrastructure company, Adax Europe, 72% of respondents said that they regarded support for their Signaling System 7 (SS7) infrastructure as essential.
SS7 is a system which places the information needed to set up and manage public switched
H2O brings super-fast fibre through sewer system
January 23, 2016
A scheme by H2O Networks, a Newton-Le-Willows based specialist in Fibre Network deployment, is bringing super-fast broadband to UK towns by laying fibre in sewers.
H2O expects the first phase of its deployment to go live this autumn, delivering speeds
Make a wireless call via an ATM
June 23, 2017
There is excellent news on the horizon for Wi-fi users who need public internet access points, as Cashbox and BT announced that about 2500 ATM locations will be converted into Wi-Fi hotspots.
The conversion will target ten points for a trial
Gigle expands ‘any wire’ distribution network
August 7, 2017
Gigle has expanded its global distribution network for its ‘any wire’ multimedia home networking technology.
Distributors of the Gigle any wire Semiconductor now span China, Taiwan, and Europe.
New sales representatives and distributors include Fortune Techgroup and Lumax International Corp in
Further delay to O2 broadband service July 31, 2015 For the third time, O2 has announced a delay to the launch of its broadband service in the UK and Germany. No official reason has been given for the delay but it is speculated that the service is experiencing teething problems. When O2 bought small ISP
HTC acquires One & Co design house
December 3, 2016
Taiwan-based handset maker High Tech Computer (HTC) has acquired US-based lifestyle design firm One & Company Design (One & Co).
The two companies first worked together in 2006 on the initial design of HTC’s recently released and highly acclaimed Touch Diamond