Virgin Mobile Targets Indian Youth Market
Philippa Parry March 3, 2016
Virgin Mobile Telecoms Ltd. will be launching a branded service in India in conjunction with Tata Teleservices Ltd., following years of speculative talks with operators.
In a stunt typical of the Virgin chairman, Sir Richard Branson jumped on Sunday from
UK broadband connections approach 15 million
January 11, 2016
Ofcom has released its telecommunications market data tables for the third quarter of 2015, showing that there are now over 14,961,000 broadband connections in the UK.
BT further increased its share of the broadband market during the quarter, from 25.9 per
Tele2 chooses ip.access for indoor network coverage
September 3, 2017
Stockholm-based mobile operator Tele2 has chosen ip.access’s nanoGSM system for its indoor 2G voice and data services.
NanoGSM uses picocell base stations to provide high quality indoor network coverage.
Picocells can be used by business and organisations to create their
Almost half of China now mobile savvy
December 3, 2016
Subscribers to mobile communications services in China hit 627.27 million during October according to figures released by China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT).
Forty seven percent of China’s population now use a mobile phone.
The figures represent an
Brasil Telecom launches first IPTV service
December 10, 2015
UTStarcom, Inc., a global leader in IP-based, end-to-end networking solutions and services, has secured its first IPTV contract in Latin America for its RollingStream end-to-end IPTV solution with the launch of Brasil Telecom’s Videon IPTV service.
This is the first video
AIRCOM to Optimise Vinaphone’s GSM 900 Network
May 14, 2016
AIRCOM International, have agreed a contract with mobile operator Vinaphone, to provide RF network planning, design support and surveying activities for the expansion of its GSM 900 network.
AIRCOM won the deal after undergoing the usual commercial bid, and ended up
Irish artists on offer at Nokia’s new digital music store
April 4, 2016
Nokia has launched its Nokia Music Store in Ireland. The store will offer access to millions of tracks, from global hits to local artists, and will continue to expand the catalogue by adding new content with a
RCN trying to take over FiberNet
July 2, 2017
RCN has recently announced that it is interested in purchasing FiberNet Telecom based out of New York for $96 million, which has started an intense bidding war.
The RCN offer was made at the beginning of June, after FiberNet announced on May
Free wi-fi network launched in London July 16, 2015 The free-hotspot.com group and wi-fi network infrastructure company MeshHopper have together launched a free wi-fi network in London. The network, called “online-4-free.com”, will provide free wi-fi access to both businesses and the public along a 22km stretch of the River Thames from Millbank to Greenwich. It
WiMax in trouble after Sprint Nextel CEO departs
October 11, 2015
The departure of Gary Forsee as CEO of Sprint Nextel could cause problems for it’s five billion dollar nationwide wireless service based on the WiMax technology.
As previously reported the company’s board of directors is focusing on external candidates to replace