Deutsche Telekom wants to swap T-Mobile UK
July 6, 2017
T-Mobile UK’s parent company, Deutsche Telekom, is looking to swap the loss-making network for an asset in another country.
According to the Financial Times, the German telecoms giant is looking to offload its UK subsidiary and would prefer a swap to
NewBay enhances O2’s Bluebook service
April 8, 2016
Newbay Software, of Dublin, Ireland, has secured a contract to add functionality to O2’s Bluebook service, including network initiated message back-up which provides automatic back ups of SMS and MMS messages.
O2’s Bluebook service is available free to O2 subscribers in the
Orange launches M6 Mobile
March 7, 2016
Orange has launched M6 Mobile, a mobile TV plan providing unlimited live access to six M6 group channels: M6, W9, M6 Music Hits, M6 Music Rock and Fun TV.
The key brand of France Telecom, Orange has also launched a portal for TV
Prysmian reaches 1 million installed fibre km mark
September 8, 2016
Prysmian Telecom Cables & Systems, which manufactures high-technology cables systems for energy and telecommunication, has achieved the 1 million installed Fibre km mark with its Sirocco(r), Blown Fibre System.
The achievement consolidates the company’s market leading position for the
HSDPA to dominate mobile broadband
August 17, 2015
According to a new report from Juniper Research, ‘Mobile Broadband Markets: EV-DO, WiMAX, HSPA & Beyond 2015-2012′, HSPA (High-Speed Downlink Packet Access) will account for around 70% of mobile broadband network deployments over the next five years.
The company expects 1 in
BT offers faster broadband for Lincolnshire businesses
May 29, 2017
BT has launched a new ‘bonded-ADSL’ service in Lincolnshire that will provide a faster broadband service to businesses which have previously had to manage with low broadband speeds due to their distance from the local telephone exchange.
BT has utilised
Mobile directory enquiries angers privacy campaigners
June 10, 2017
A UK directory enquiries service will allow customers to request the mobile numbers of strangers from next week.
Anyone calling 118800 will be able to pay £1 to have their call connected to any mobile phone number in the directory database.
New triple-play, on-chip solution for VDSL2 broadband access gateway
October 8, 2015
Thomson, the world leader in digital video technologies, is to launch its 5411/5120 chipset for customer premises equipment at the 2015 Broadband World Forum Europe.
Broadband World Forum Europe 2015 takes place at the Estrel Convention Centre in
Half of UIQ bought by Motorola
October 16, 2015
US firm Motorola has purchased half of Swedish firm UIQ, a company responsible for graphic interfaces on mobile phones, in particular smartphones.
The 50% stake was purchased from another mobile phone manufacturer Sony Ericsson who only purchased UIQ last year, the financial
In-flight broadband from Intelsat and Panasonic
May 7, 2016
A multi-year service agreement that will result in the next generation of in-flight passenger broadband access has been signed between Intelsat and Panasonic Avionics Corporation.
Panasonic is introducing an advanced satellite transmission platform that will allow airline passengers the ability to