BT cuts Wi-Fi access fee by 50%
October 16, 2016
British Telecom has cut the cost of accessing its Wi-Fi hotspots by up to 50% in a bid to compete with the growing popularity of mobile broadband.
It has also announced plans to install 2,500 extra hotspots across Europe, bringing the
President predicts strong first quarter for MTI
February 22, 2016
Allen Yun, president of Microelectronics Technology (MTI), a manufacturer of telecoms equipment, has predicted a 25% increase in revenues for the first quarter of this year compared to the first quarter of 2015.
The increase in revenues will be boosted by
M-WAG Maidstone trial results
July 24, 2017
Mobile WiMax Group (M-WAG), a collaborative group of companies that are trying to promote mobile WiMAX, announced yesterday the findings from a trial that took place in 2016 and 2017 in Maidstone, Kent.
The trial encompassed the first use of live end-to-end 2.5GHz Mobile
Second quarter results from Virgin Media August 9, 2015 Virgin Media has issued its latest second quarter results, which records that the operator managed to add just 51,000 (on/off net) new broadband customers during the quarter. Total broadband customers now stand at 3,467,100, maintaining Virgin Media’s position as the UK’s largest residential broadband provider. The
New fibre test products from Fluke Networks
December 22, 2016
Fluke Networks, the company behind Network SuperVision Solutions, has recently introduced new products designed to test telecommunications networks and enterprises while monitoring them and analysing them.
This new products are the Simplifiber Pro Optical Power Meter and Fibre Test Kits.
Comstar initiates modernisation plan
October 9, 2015
Comstar UTS a Russian telecoms group has announced it’s plan to modernise it’s network.
Comstar UTS’ NGN networks will be merged with it’s subsidiary MGTS,the entire network will then have it’s traffic capacity merged.
By merging the two networks, Comstar UTS hopes to
Mimecast announces senior appointments
July 13, 2017
Unified email management provider Mimecast this week announced the appointment of a Development Director and a Senior Vice President of Business Development.
The appointments come as Mimecast plans to double its investment in research and development and continue expanding its worldwide operations.
CAPEX free HSL 2.75G Femtocell
August 27, 2017
HSL, a mobile network and infrastructure provider in the UK, announced today that it will launch a new service so that subscribers can benefit from the HSL 2.75G Femtocell technology without using the CAPEX operator.
The problem from the lack of coverage usually
Fast film downloads top next-gen broadband wish list
December 5, 2015
A survey conducted by Broadbandchoices.co.uk found that most people ranked the ability to download DVD-quality films quickly, as the service they most want from next-generation broadband.
Sixty-one percent of those surveyed chose downloading DVD quality film in five minutes
Handset makers in Taiwan anticipate smartphone orders from top brands
March 20, 2016
Handset manufacturers based in Taiwan are expecting to receive an increased number of smartphone orders from international vendors who are attempting to break into the smartphone market segment.
Taiwan-based manufacturers are likely to be competing for orders from