10 short stories about the mobile networks
Published on: 1st May 2014
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Austria's Telekom Austria (A1) has added carrier billing support for Google Play purchased.
Australia's Optus has cut the subsidies it offers on some of the more expensive Samsung smartphones, and Apple's iPhone.
Belgium's Proximus is to offer a software upgrade to iPhone users enabling them to access its LTE network.
Greenland's Tele has announced plans to nearly halve many of its tariffs.
Saudi Arabia's Zain is offering free mobile internet use with each prepay voice/sms topup.
South Africa's Vodacom has started a staff incentive offering prizes to employees who submit usable ideas.
Tanzania's Vodacom is reported to have won a rural network expansion contract from the government, although it hasn't confirmed it yet.
Tunisia's Tunisiana has adopted its controling shareholder's brandname, Ooredoo.
USA's Alaska Communications has extended its LTE coverage to the city of Fairbanks.
Vietnam's Viettel has ordered a billing platform from ZTE as a trial project.