Telstra is set to provide mobile coverage inside the Geelong rail tunnel, as part of the Victorian government’s A$18 million Regional Rail Connectivity Project. The project is designed to deliver mobile coverage to Victoria’s five busiest rail lines – Geelong, Ballarat,… Read More ›
After picking Ericsson as its strategic partner in March of this year, Maltese telco Melita has launched its 5G-ready 4.5G mobile network in Valletta, in a bid to reach nationwide coverage by the end of the year. Established in 1992,… Read More ›
China Mobile International, a wholly-owned subsidiary of China Mobile, has hosted an opening ceremony for its first Japan office, as part of a push to capitalize on a boost in Chinese tourism during the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics. The ceremony was… Read More ›
SCF (Small Cell Forum) has announced the winners of the SCF Small Cell Awards 2018, recognising outstanding achievement within, and contributions to, the global small cell industry. The awards were presented at the Small Cell World Summit in London last… Read More ›
Vodafone, one of Germany’s four main mobile operators, has announced the launch of 5G Beam technology in the country.
The rollout of 5G across Australia and New Zealand will have a ‘massive’ impact on increasing the mobile workforce, according to Hyland Software ANZ country manager Jamie Atherton, who says it will also change the offerings we’ll see from software… Read More ›
Soaring Australian demand for apps is opening the doors for businesses and brands but is also posing new threats, according to App Annie, whose new report shows Australia is the eighth largest market for consumer app spend. The app analytics and… Read More ›
Telstra has won a five-year contract with Football Federation Australia, with the telco securing the live mobile rights for football until 2023.
OVO has appointed former Pandora, eHarmony and WooliesX marketing director Nicole McInnes as the media telco’s first chief marketing officer.
Telstra, Intel and Ericsson have demonstrated how professional gaming is set to benefit from 5G, showcasing the technology’s ultra-low latency – a feature, the firms said, professional and amateur gamers alike can expect in the future.
Australia’s latest mobile phone plan provider Catch Connect, which operates on the Optus 4G Plus mobile network has unveiled a suite of new 365-day plans which include a 30% discount promotion.
Nokia is planning to sell its Digital Health business to Éric Carreel, co-founder and former chairman of French consumer electronics company Whitings. The firm announced a review of strategic options for its Digital Health unit in February. The planned sale… Read More ›
Two things to get right as telco becomes world’s most critical infrastructure: Telstra CEO Andrew Penn
Republished with kind permission by the author, Telstra CEO Andrew Penn. The article first appeared here. With the world about to see an explosion in the number of connected devices and customers looking for ever-higher levels of service in their… Read More ›
T-Mobile US and Sprint have entered into a definitive agreement to merge in an all-stock transaction at a fixed exchange ratio of 0.10256 T-Mobile shares for each Sprint share or the equivalent of 9.75 Sprint shares for each T-Mobile US… Read More ›
Total SIM growth in Europe came in at 15.8m in 2017, as the highest yearly rise in machine-to-machine SIM cards over the past five years (+21.7m in 2017) was offset by ongoing subscriptions declines in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE),… Read More ›
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 ›