By augmenting fifth generation (5G) mobile networks with next-generation satellite capabilities, satellite operators have a clear opportunity to become key players in the emerging 5G ecosystem, according to UK-based data and analytics firm GlobalData. GlobalData said sluggish speeds, high latency and lower… Read More ›
The Australian mobile services market is expected to embrace 5G in 2019, quickly changing the current market dynamic driven by price competition, according to new data from technology analyst firm Telsyte. Its 2018 Australian Mobile Services Market Study found 616,000 new SIO… Read More ›
Vodafone has outflanked Telstra in 4G speed in OpenSignal’s latest round of Australian mobile operator measurements after the carriers tied for that metric in the previous report. According to OpenSignal’s latest data, Vodafone’s average 4G download was 40 Mbps, 23 Mbps faster… Read More ›
Telstra PhoneWords today announced a Consortium consisting of Telstra PhoneWords founder, Gavin Scholes and investors lead by Aura Funds Management, has acquired Telstra’s 85% stake in the business for an undisclosed amount. The existing relationship with Telstra has been in… Read More ›
UK mobile virtual network operator Lycamobile has won a major deal with US mobile connectivity specialist iPass to offer its customers Wi-Fi internet access using a white-labeled version of iPass’s SmartConnect Wi-Fi service platform. The deal, which is reported to be… Read More ›
Huawei has released its 5G-oriented single radio access network, just ahead of the firm’s Global Analyst Summit.
Australian tech startup Unlockd has taken out an injunction with the UK High Court against Google’s AdMob, in a bid to prevent the internet company from disabling AdMob generated advertising content and removing Unlockd apps from its Google Play Store.
by Mike Wright, Group Managing Director, Networks – Telstra We’re delivering new mobile coverage to regional Australia with 89 new priority sites, bringing our total commitment under the Mobile Black Spot Program to over 650 sites. Today, I’m proud to… Read More ›
Optus has secured funding to build 12 new mobile sites as part of the Priority round of the Australian federal government’s Mobile Black Spot Program – the initiative which aims to provide mobile coverage and connectivity to regional communities.
OPPO has unveiled a new research institute which will focus on researching the latest artificial intelligence and 5G mobile technologies and innovation based on the camera phone specialists’ specific users’ needs.
With scores of telecom network technology vendors calling time on the wait for 5G, data and analytics company GlobalData is warning that the full transition to fifth generation, high-speed mobile service will not happen this year.
Nokia’s Nuage Networks has been chosen by China Mobile Software Technical Company, a wholly-owned subsidiary of China Mobile, as the SDN platform for the operator’s public and private enterprise cloud services.
Ericsson has won a strategic contract with Maltese telco Melita to upgrade its network for 5G, under which Ericsson will supply its Ericsson Radio System (ERS), and expand the virtual Evolved Packet Core (vEPC) framework.
The Australian Esports League (AEL) has selected OVO Mobile as its exclusive broadcast partner for the next five years, with a new dedicated esports channel on OVOPlay to start streaming content from Easter Monday. As part of the agreement, Easter will also see the launch of newly-created… Read More ›