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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

Singtel and Bharti Airtel Joint Venture in International Traffic
June 15th 2016 - 01:20 GMT
Singapore's Singtel and India's Bharti Airtel have announced a joint venture where they have combined resources into one network to provide high speed data connectivity...more

Ericsson Wins US$1 Billion IT Services Contract from VimpelCom
June 14th 2016 - 02:45 GMT
Russia's VimpelCom has awarded a US$1 billion contract to Ericsson for the transformation of its global IT infrastructure....more

T-Mobile Employee Arrested for Trying to Sell Customer Data
June 14th 2016 - 02:05 GMT
T-Mobile's Czech subsidiary came close to suffering a massive data breach following actions by an employee of the company....more

China Mobile Awards $1.5 Billion Contract to Nokia
June 14th 2016 - 01:45 GMT
Nokia has won an order worth just over US$1.5 billion to supply network upgrades to China Mobile....more

Vodafone Opens New Call Centre
June 13th 2016 - 01:30 GMT
Vodafone Qatar has opened a new call centre located in the Old Airport Area....more

Telia Carrier and Ericsson Sign Global IoT Backbone Agreement
June 13th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
As the Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem continues to evolve, Telia Carrier and Ericsson have signed an agreement that highlights the role international carriers have to play....more

Ericsson and Ooredoo Oman Demonstrate Multi-gigabit Microwave Backhaul
June 10th 2016 - 01:20 GMT
Ericsson and Ooredoo Oman have joined forces to demonstrate the viability of microwave backhaul to provide multi-gigabit capacity for fixed and mobile networks....more

Nokia's Centralized RAN Technology Deployed by Telefonica
June 8th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Football fans attending matches at Valencia's Mestalla Stadium are set to enjoy significantly better mobile broadband services...more

T-Mobile Offering Free Shares to Customers
June 7th 2016 - 03:20 GMT
T-Mobile USA has come up with a novel advertising trick, it is giving away free shares in the company to its customers....more

Nokia and Chorus Extend Technology Partnership
June 7th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Chorus and Nokia have agreed on a three-year extension of their technology partnership to further invest in New Zealand's high speed broadband program....more

Ericsson, China Unicom and Qualcomm in Large-scale Trial of LTE Three-carrier Aggregation
June 6th 2016 - 01:40 GMT
Ericsson, China Unicom and Qualcomm successfully accomplished a large-scale trial of three-carrier aggregation in Chengdu, capital city of Sichuan Province....more

Nokia and Three Sign 5-year Contract to Upgrade RAN Operations
May 27th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Nokia and Three Ireland have signed a 5-year managed services contract under which Nokia will manage all of Three Ireland's multi-technology, multi-vendor radio access network operations....more

China Unicom and Ericsson to Cooperate on 5G, Cloud and IoT
May 20th 2016 - 01:30 GMT
Ericsson and China Unicom have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to collaborate on next-generation networks....more

Nokia and STC Conduct Test of Technology to Bring LTE-like Performance to Wi-Fi
May 20th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Nokia and the Saudi Telecom Company (STC) have conducted a test of MulteFire technology, which combines the performance of LTE with the simplicity of Wi-Fi deployment...more

Nokia and Zain KSA Boost 4G Network Speeds Using Carrier Aggregation
May 19th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Zain Saudi Arabia and Nokia have announced the deployment of LTE-A three component carrier aggregation technology ...more

Nokia and Telefonica Complete World's Largest Indoor Small Cell Deployment
May 18th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Nokia and Telefonica have completed the largest indoor deployment of small cells in Santiago, Chile....more

Vodafone and Huawei Carry Out Pre-standard NB-IoT Trial
May 17th 2016 - 01:25 GMT
Vodafone has announced it has successfully completed a trial of pre-standard Narrowband Internet of Things (NB-IoT), based on hardware supplied by Huawei....more

SK Telecom Signs MOU with Telkom Indonesia
May 16th 2016 - 02:40 GMT
SK Telecom has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Telkom Indonesia, to cooperate in new business areas including IoT, media and smart products/Lifeware....more

Syniverse Delivers LTE Roaming for Cable & Wireless Seychelles
May 16th 2016 - 02:00 GMT
Syniverse has signed an agreement to enable Cable & Wireless Seychelles to offer global LTE reach to both inbound and outbound roaming subscribers....more

Ericsson to Partner with Celcom on 4G/LTE Expansion
May 13th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Ericsson has signed a five-year partnership with Malaysia's Celcom Axiata to deliver LTE services for Celcom subscribers in Malaysia....more

Bango Launches Direct Carrier Billing in India with Google Play and Idea Cellular
May 11th 2016 - 01:20 GMT
Bango says that it has implemented Direct Carrier Billing (DCB) for Google Play with Idea Cellular in India. ...more

T-Mobile Enables Roaming in Cuba
May 10th 2016 - 01:20 GMT
T-Mobile USA has signed an interconnect and roaming agreement with Cuba's state-owned telecoms company, Empresa De Telecomunicaciones De Cuba....more

Optus Launches VoLTE to Major Australian Cities
May 9th 2016 - 03:25 GMT
Australia's Optus has commenced rollout of VoLTE - Voice over LTE - in Australia's major cities....more

Nokia and Ooredoo Qatar Sign Three-year Network Expansion Agreement
May 9th 2016 - 02:00 GMT
Nokia and Ooredoo Qatar have signed a three-year agreement under which Nokia will upgrade and expand Ooredoo's existing mobile broadband network across the country....more

Ericsson and MTN Bring LTE Experience to Subscribers in Ghana
May 9th 2016 - 01:30 GMT
Ericsson has been selected by MTN Ghana for the deployment of a new LTE network in the Greater Accra region....more