China Mobile now expects it will have 70 million users of its 4G mobile service by the end of the year, an impressive increase from its initial forecast of 50 million users. To give some perspective, that 20 million subscriber increase is roughly equal to the population of Australia. The ability to offer a 4G […]
Greek operator OTE has selected the Eutelsat Ka-Sat broadband satellite to extend high-speed Internet availability across Greece. The OTE Satellite Internet Service, delivering download speeds of up to 22Mbps and upload speeds of up to 6Mbps, will offer services across Greece to users who until now have been unable to reap the benefits of a […]
Chinese smartphone and telecommunication equipment manufacturer Huawei and Singaporean carrier SingTel have announced plans to launch a Fifth Generation (5G) Joint Innovation Programme, media reported Thursday. Huawei has also previously announced global plans to invest a minimum of USD 600 million in the research of 5G technologies by 2018 and commercial operation of 5G telecom […]
The share of Dutch households with broadband connections reached the milestone of 90% during the third quarter of this year, according to Telecompaper’s latest quarterly report. The number of consumer broadband connections grew by 0.5% in the quarter to 6.86 million on September 30, 2014.
India is leading mobility growth globally and has the fastest growth for new mobile subscriptions with 18 million net additions in Q3 2014, according to the Ericsson Mobility Report. This is a substantial chunk of the 180 million connections added globally, just under rest of Asia (excluding China) and Africa as a whole, and largest […]