According to Cell C CEO Jose dos Santos, to bring down broadband costs South African network operators have to combine their networks and share resources. Dos Santos has now clarified his comments, saying that he is in favour of consolidation in the market. However, the consolidation should allow small players to stay in the game.
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 […]
Our family moved to Toulouse, France in late August after living in the San Francisco Bay area for 15 years. We lived in a lovely two-bedroom house in North Oakland. Now we live in the city center of Toulouse, France, in an apartment where I’m a broadband customer of a company called Numericable. Here’s what […]
A TalkTalk ad which claimed its fibre broadband was “unbeatable” and “UK’s fastest” has been banned by the ASA. The teleco company said that the claims were based on a comparison with the flagship modems and routers of the other four major market providers on a like for like basis. However, the ASA noted that […]
Inmarsat has completed construction of its final four satellite access stations for its Global Xpress (GX) Ka-band network which is scheduled for worldwide commercial service and delivery of high-speed mobile and fixed broadband services early in the second half of next year. According to Inmarsat its Ka-band network offers a “powerful differentiator” to traditional regional […]