Huawei has showcased its vision of “Building a better connected world” at the ongoing International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Telecom World 2014 in Doha, outlining a more convenient and smarter lifestyle featuring futuristic 5G connectivity technologies, ubiquitous broadband connectivity and connected smart cities and smart homes. During ITU Telecom World 2014, Huawei and ITU co-hosted the […]
The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has made rulings on complaints made by BT about four other telecoms providers. The regulator has told Virgin Media and Relish to remove ads but complaints about Sky and TalkTalk were not upheld. The rulings are the latest in a long line of complaints service providers have made about each […]
Axxess has announced that it has launched “Mobile Vouchers” – a prepaid ADSL voucher which can be converted into mobile data to top-up an existing Axxess Mobile data account. The mobile data vouchers offer the same value as Axxess’s standard product, including 3 months’ data rollover and no risk of high out-of-bundle rates.
GCC countries are global connectivity leaders, with Qatar leading the Arab World and No. 23 out of 148 countries in the World Economic Forum’s Networked Readiness Index 2014, said experts at ITU Telecom World today (December 9) in Doha. The UAE (No. 24), Bahrain (No. 29), Saudi Arabia (No. 32), and Oman (No. 40) also […]
Sky has launched a new entry-level superfast broadband service, Sky Fibre, which is an FTTC (Fibre to the Cabinet) product that lets you access download speeds of up to 38Mbps. Costing a tenner a month on top of £16.40/month for line rental Sky Fibre is one of the more affordable 18 month superfast deals out […]
The telecom department (DoT) will shortly seek the sector regulator’s views on freeing up the 60GHz frequency band to help telcos deploy Wi-Fi solutions such as ‘Wi-Fi data offloads’ to improve mobile broadband coverage in India’s heaviest data consumption zones. According to an internal department note reviewed by ET, DoT proposes to make the 60GHz […]