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Telia and Ericsson Demonstrate Record-breaking Speed and Latency in Live 5G Trial
October 20th 2016 - 01:25 GMT
Telia and Ericsson has brought 5G technology one step closer to deployment, after conducting outdoor tests on the first 5G trial system in Europe. ...more

Verizon Uses Drones for Site Inspections in Wake of Hurricane Matthew
October 19th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Verizon is using drones to help with cell site inspections from the air in North Carolina and South Carolina to survey areas impacted by severe flooding from Hurricane Matthew. ...more

Verizon Announces Opportunity for Entrepreneurs to Open Local Specialty Stores
October 11th 2016 - 01:30 GMT
USA based Verizon has launched a new program aimed at providing multicultural entrepreneurs an opportunity to collaborate with Verizon by opening specialty stores throughout the United States....more

Orange and Ericsson Partner for 5G
October 10th 2016 - 01:20 GMT
Orange and Ericsson will develop 5G use cases and service scenarios, including technical alignment and external demonstrations. ...more

Optus and Nokia Sign MoU to Collaborate on 5G
October 6th 2016 - 03:30 GMT
Australia's Optus has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Nokia to collaborate on the network evolution to 5G....more

Telus and Huawei Achieve Wireless Download Speeds of Nearly 30 Gbps
October 6th 2016 - 03:15 GMT
Canada's Telus says that it has demonstrated wireless download speeds of nearly 30Gbps, using hardware supplied by Huawei....more

Zong Hits 4G Target Early, Announces More 4G Base Stations
October 5th 2016 - 01:45 GMT
Pakistan based Zong has announced plans to deploy an additional 1,000 LTE enabled base stations by the end of this year,...more

VimpelCom and Cisco Jasper Ink IoT Deal
October 4th 2016 - 01:25 GMT
Russia's VimpelCom has selected Cisco Jasper to be the Smart Connectivity management platform across its global network operator properties....more

Vodafone to Shut-Down Its GSM Network
October 3rd 2016 - 08:55 GMT
Vodafone Australia has announced that it will shut-down its legacy GSM network next year due to lack of use by consumers who mainly use 3G and 4G networks now....more

Tampnet Selects Ericsson for LTE and Virtualized Core Network
September 30th 2016 - 01:20 GMT
Tampnet has selected Ericsson to upgrade the operator's existing 2G network in the Gulf of Mexico. ...more

T-Mobile and Ericsson Achieve over 12 Gbps on 5G Connection
September 29th 2016 - 01:30 GMT
T-Mobile USA and Ericsson have announced the results of their 5G trial that included a voice call between 4G and 5G networks, using Ericsson's 5G radio prototype system and T-Mobile's LTE network and devices....more

Ericsson Manages Wi-Fi Connectivity for High-speed Trains in Germany
September 28th 2016 - 01:25 GMT
Since July 2016, Icomera and Ericsson have been implementing and supporting a mobile Internet connectivity solution onboard 386 of Deutsche Bahn's high-speed ICE trains in Germany...more

Ericsson to Support Asia-Pacific Telecom's 4G Expansion in Taiwan
September 15th 2016 - 01:25 GMT
Ericsson has been selected to provide equipment and services to help Asia-Pacific Telecom (APT) develop its nationwide 4G LTE network in Taiwan....more

Vodafone Greece Sees 4-Fold Jump in Mobile Data Traffic
September 13th 2016 - 02:00 GMT
Vodafone Greece has reported a four-fold increase in mobile data traffic during this year's summer holiday season compared to last year....more

Cable & Wireless Partners with Ericsson and Cisco to Enhance Its Caribbean IP Networks
September 8th 2016 - 01:20 GMT
Ericsson and Cisco have announced an agreement to supply and install IP networks for C&W Communications, which operates the retail brand Flow, in three Caribbean markets....more

Telenet Turns to ZTE to Transform BASE Network in Belgium
September 7th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
ZTE has announced the signing of a network modernization deal with Telenet, the largest provider of cable broadband services in Belgium. ...more

Sprint and Nokia Kick-Off Three-Channel Carrier Aggregation LTE Plus Deployment
September 5th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
USA based Sprint and Nokia have kicked-off the launch of three-channel carrier aggregation in Kansas City's LTE Plus Network with a live demonstration at Kauffman Stadium....more

Slovak Telekom Demonstrates Gigabit-class LTE Solution Using Ericsson Technology
August 24th 2016 - 01:25 GMT
Ericsson and Slovak Telekom have successfully demonstrated an over-the-air LTE Advanced solution with data speeds up to 900Mbps....more

IPass Extends Partnership With Deutsche Telekom to Offer Wi-Fi on 12 Airlines
August 19th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Wi-Fi service provider, iPass has extended the term of its partnership with Deutsche Telekom to offer inflight Wi-Fi access to iPass customers on 12 international airlines....more

Sprint Demonstrates Three-Channel Carrier Aggregation Reaching 295Mbps
August 16th 2016 - 01:30 GMT
USA based Sprint says that it reached peak speeds of 295 Mbps in three-channel carrier aggregation lab tests using the HTC 10, one of the first devices on the market to support the functionality....more

Vodafone and Huawei Deploy World's First Commercial DB-HSDPA Solution
August 15th 2016 - 01:40 GMT
Huawei and Vodafone Spain have completed the world's first commercial implementation of dual-band High Speed Downlink Packet Access (DB-HSDPA) technology. ...more

Singtel and Ericsson First to Showcase 5G in Southeast Asia
August 8th 2016 - 01:30 GMT
Singtel, Ericsson, 5g...more

XL Axiata Selects Ericsson to Boost Indoor User Experience
August 5th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Ericsson has been selected by XL Axiata to deploy an LTE and 3G/WCDMA indoor small cell solution based on the Ericsson Radio Dot System and Ericsson Micro Remote Radio Unit (mRRU)....more

Ericsson and China Telecom Sign MoU on IoT Cooperation
August 4th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Ericsson and China Telecom have signed a MoU to jointly build global Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity and offer one-stop global IoT connectivity service...more

Vodafone Czech Republic Launched VoLTE and Wi-Fi Calling with Ericsson
July 29th 2016 - 01:55 GMT
Vodafone Czech Republic has chosen Ericsson as supplier for a full-scale upgrade of the operator's core network and has launched VoLTE and Wi-Fi calling....more

O3b Supports Digicel Launch of LTE Service in Samoa
July 27th 2016 - 01:30 GMT
O3b Networks says that it is supporting Digicel Samoa's LTE services by providing core connectivity services to Digicel Samoa through its satellite network....more

Ericsson, SK Telecom and Deutsche Telekom in World's First Transcontinental 5G Trial
July 8th 2016 - 01:40 GMT
Ericsson has partnered with SK Telecom and Deutsche Telekom to deploy the world's first transcontinental 5G trial network....more

Makedonski Telekom Signs Managed Services Agreement with Ericsson
July 7th 2016 - 01:45 GMT
Ericsson has been selected as a Managed Services partner by Makedonski Telekom in Macedonia, a subsidiary of Deutsche Telekom....more

Vodafone Offering Free Access to Consumer Magazines
July 4th 2016 - 02:30 GMT
Vodafone has become the first UK mobile company to sign an agreement with Readly, the all-you-can-read magazine app for tablets and smartphones, in an exclusive arrangement....more

Thousands of Job-Seeking Women to Receive Free Wi-Fi Access
July 1st 2016 - 01:30 GMT
Unemployed women in New York, USA are to be offered free access to Wi-Fi services in order to improve their access to the internet while job hunting....more

Partner Looking to Build Its Own Fixed-Line Network
June 30th 2016 - 10:24 GMT
Israeli mobile network operator, Partner Communications says that it is seeking permission to deploy its own nationwide fixed-line infrastructure using fiber optics....more

Grameenphone Touches 10,000 3G BTS Landmark
June 29th 2016 - 22:39 GMT
Bangladesh's Grameenphone says that it has deployed its 10,000th 3G base station in the country, bringing in around 90% of the population under GP's 3G coverage....more

Vodafone Switches on 4G for Five MVNOs
June 27th 2016 - 01:40 GMT
Vodafone Australia has enabled access to its 4G network for five of its local MVNO partners....more

Swisscom and Ericsson Launch "5G for Switzerland"
June 24th 2016 - 01:30 GMT
The research results will support the definition of international standards for 5G, with completion planned for 2019....more

Researchers Find T-Mobile's Binge On Doesn't Live Up to the Hype
June 23rd 2016 - 02:30 GMT
New research shows that what T-Mobile promises is not what you, or content providers, may actually get....more

Ericsson and Sprint Kick off Next-generation Sporting Experience
June 23rd 2016 - 01:25 GMT
The companies are streaming ultra-high definition 4K ultra-high definition (UHD) video streams over a live 5G wireless signal using 400 MHz of spectrum, including a live 4K UHD camera stream from the Sprint Fan Zone....more

Enhanced HD Voice for VoLTE Launched by T-Mobile and Ericsson
June 22nd 2016 - 02:00 GMT
Enhanced HD voice for LTE takes voice quality to the next level in LTE/VoLTE and Wi-Fi networks, as T-Mobile launches first commercial service in the US with support from Ericsson....more

MTN Poaches Vodafone Exec for New CEO
June 21st 2016 - 01:40 GMT
South Africa's MTN has poached a Vodafone executive as its new CEO as the firm seeks a turn around after it settled a massive fine in Nigeria....more

China Mobile 4G Customer Base Nears 410 Million
June 21st 2016 - 01:20 GMT
China Mobile says that the number of its 4G mobile users surpassed 409 million at the end of May, according to media reports....more

Vodafone Brand to Come to Zambia
June 16th 2016 - 01:25 GMT
Vodafone and Afrimax - a 4G telecommunications operator in sub-Saharan Africa - have jointly announced a new Partner Market agreement for Zambia....more