Articles tagged with: Rural and Villages

WiMAX Leaps Digital Divide in Developing Asia

Strategy Analytics predicts that consumer WiMAX subscriptions in the developing countries of Asia will grow from a few thousand now to almost 27 million by 2013. more

Related Tags: sim, analytics, wimax, ict, lte, strategy-analytics, hspa

Idea Cellular Expands GSM Coverage to Two More Indian States

India's Idea Cellular has expanded its GSM network to include Bihar and Jharkhand states - making it the fifth operator in the two states after Reliance (which has both CDMA and GSM mobile service), BSNL, AirTel, and Aircel. more

Related Tags: cdma, idea-cellular, bihar, tamil-nadu, ifc, towers, India

Base Stations Bring Electricity to Rural Villages

Three rural villages in Armenia's Gegarkunik region have been connected to the mains electricity supply - as a result of the mobile operator, VivaCell-MTS requiring a power supply for its base stations in the region. more

Related Tags: base-station, mts, ran, base-stations, 3, vivacell, Armenia

CDMA2000 Finds Opportunities in Europe, Russia and Emerging Markets in the 450 MHz Band

The CDMA Development Group (CDG) says that CDMA450 is rapidly expanding across all regions, and that 126 operators in 65 countries have deployed or are planning to deploy CDMA450 services more

Related Tags: arpu, cdma, cdma450, cdma2000-1x, cdma-development-group, cdma2000, cdg, wireless-broadband, ev-do, uplink, downlink, skylink, television, Russia

Canada to held Cameroon build 300 community phone shops

Canada has pledged to support Cameroon in building 300 community phone shops for 2,000 villages by 2015, official sources told APA here on Wednesday. more

Related Tags: seven, digital-divide, Cameroon

Village Phone Service Launches in Rural Indonesia

Bangladeshi Grameen Foundation, Indonesia's Bakrie Telecom and Qualcomm have launched the first Village Phone Program in Indonesia, branded as Uber ESIA, using 3G CDMA technology to provide affordable wireless telecommunications services for rural communities. more

Related Tags: qualcomm, bakrie-telecom, Indonesia

Mobile telephony to reach 400,000 people in remote African villages

At a press conference in Nairobi, Kenya - Zain, Ericsson and the Earth Institute announced the provision of telecommunications deliverables to the Millennium Villages of Dertu (Kenya), Ruhiira (Uganda) and Molla (Tanzania). more

Related Tags: sony-ericsson, sim-card, zain, edge, sony, mobile-internet, batteries, united-nations, health, solar, mobile-learning, charger, emergency, Kenya

Reliance Plans Nationwide GSM Network by Financial Year End

India's Reliance Communication has said that it expects to launch a nationwide GSM network by the end of the current financial year - making it the only national operator in the country to offer both GSM and CDMA services. more

Related Tags: reliance-communications, reliance, radio-spectrum, India

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