Opal acquires UK Telco
November 4, 2017
Opal, the business-to-business division of The TalkTalk Group, has acquired West Midlands-based telecoms company UK Telco, continuing its recent growth.
Opal has been working with UK Telco, a specialised supplier to independent switchless resellers, for eight years.
Andy Hollingworth, Opal’s Director of
Previous divisions of Pipex group become GX Networks
March 9, 2016
The previous Pipex which had products such as 123-reg and WebFusion under its brand was positioned for a name change from the time when the sale of the broadband and voice divisions to Tiscali was concluded in September 2015. Those divisions
Qualcomm chipsets power next-gen Windows phones
October 9, 2017
Qualcomm is working with Microsoft on its next generation of Windows phones.
Qualcomm’s highly integrated MSM7xxx-series and Snapdragon chipsets will allow manufacturers to design handsets that are slimmer and more power-efficient, but which are still able to offer advanced functionality.
Rural India Gains Internet Via Power Lines
July 9, 2016
Corinex Communications Corp., provider of Powerline and Coaxial networking products, have announced that they will lead a project to provide Internet access to rural villages in India through Broadband over Powerline (BPL) technology.
Power line communication (PLC), also known as power
ISPs given piracy time limit – April 2017
February 22, 2016
The government is anticipated to notify Internet Service Providers (ISPs) today of legal penalties if they do not take action against piracy on the Internet.
This follows the disclosure of a paper last week which asserted to suggest a “three
Dell’s new handhelds to include smartphones
March 19, 2016
Dell is planning to venture into the market for handheld devices by working together with Foxconn Electronics developing Dell branded Windows Mobile smartphones.
Foxconn is already one of Dell’s key partners in Taiwan. It is expected that they will be poaching hot
Edge Telecom Acquires Invomo With Support From Harelequin Finance
February 2, 2018
Edge Telecom (www.edgetelecom.co.uk), the UK national telecommunication service provider, has recently completed two successful acquisitions – that will see it improve its offering and increase its turnover – thanks to the acquisition support provided by Harlequin Corporate Finance (www.harlequincf.co.uk).
Blyk ad-funded mobile network launched
September 25, 2015
Mobile Virtual Network Operator, Blyk, has announced its UK launch after months of delays.
Blyk is an invitation-only MVNO. It aims to link brands and young consumers – sending adverts to mobile phones, while offering free phone calls and texts.
PlusNet appoints Neil Laycock as CEO August 10, 2015 PlusNet, the ISP based in Sheffield, has appointed Neil Laycock as Chief Executive Officer of the company. He has been acting CEO since March 2015, and is now confirmed in the post. PlusNet was acquired by BT in January of this year, and the company acts
Philippines PLDT Spreads VoIP and IPTV Availablity
September 25, 2016
Top Philippine internet supplier PLDT (Philippines Long Distance Telephone Company) has begun a nationwide implementation of new broadband availability in previously un-connected broadband areas.
To this end the company has selected ECI Telecom to provide the company with its Hi-FOCuS™-5 Multi-Service