9 Short Stories About the Mobile Networks
Canada's Rogers Communications says that it will provide exclusive wireless connectivity for the 3G-enabled Sony PlayStation Vita launching this autumn.
Ghana's Tigo has completed the initial phase of deploying satellite-backhauled, solar powered base stations supplied by Altobridge for rural coverage.
Sri Lanka's Mobitel has launched an NFC based ID card for university students.
Nigeria's MTN has denied media reports that some of its staff had been killed in recent terrorist attacks on its base stations.
Latvia's LMT is offering in-car Wi-Fi service within taxis in the capital city, Riga.
Pakistan's Warid is offering prepay customers 1,000 minutes of on-net voice calls and SMS's when they buy a new SIM card.
Sri Lanka's Etisalat has launched a DC-HSPA+ upgrade.
Bangladesh's Teletalk has told local media that its 3G network will launch on the 27th September. Their website is still citing information from 2010 though.
Ghana's MTN says that its customer base has passed the 11 million mark.