8 Short Stories About the Mobile Networks
Published on: 21st Jan 2013
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Canada's Rogers Wireless has started accepting pre orders for the forthcoming BlackBerry 10 smartphone and has confirmed that it will be an LTE capable device.
Bahrain's Batelco suffered network failures across Sitra following vandalism to one of its key telecoms nodes.
Australia's Vodafone has reversed plans to charge prepay customers for mobile data in megabyte increments and will now charge per kilobyte.
India's Bharti Airtel has powered up its core location with Solar Power at Gangaganj, Lucknow. The 100KWp rooftop Solar power plant is the first of its kind in the Indian telecom industry and will save close to 26 thousand liters of diesel per year.
Singapore's M1 is to offer compensation equivalent to three days usage to customers affected by a recent network outage.
France based MVNO, Lycamobile says that it has passed the one million customer mark - 18 months after its launch.
Bahrain's Menatelecom says that it has awarded a LTE deployment contract to Huawei. No financial/timeline details were provided.
Germany's Deutsche Telekom has suffered a network outage in the north of Rhine-Westphalia following a fire at one of its buildings.