Recent Press Releases

Telefónica closes the acquisition of GVT and becomes the leading Brazilian integrated operator

Madrid, 29 May 2015 - Telefónica Brasil's Extraordinary Shareholders' Meeting supported the purchase of Global Village Telecom (GVT) from Vivendi. The closing of this transaction,...

Telefónica starts the quintuple-play era in Spain with the launch of 'Movistar Verisure Hogar'

Luis Miguel Gilpérez, President of Telefónica España, and Luis Gil, President of Business Development and Expansion of the SECURITAS DIRECT Group, today presented Movistar...

Pan-European study finds that British pets have chewed their way through £358M 'dog and bones' in the last 5 years

Study finds that Europe's cats and dogs have chewed their way through more than £1.5 billion worth of hand-held gadgets in the last five years Britain's pets ring up the biggest buffet...

Telekom Slovenije Develops a Solution for Providing Users with Internet, Fixed Telephone Services, and Television over Its LTE/4G Network

PRESS RELEASE Ljubljana, 22 May – Telekom Slovenije, Slovenia's leading integrated service provider of mobile and fixed communication services, has developed a solution to provide its users...

Study: European smartphone users face huge and growing data cap disparities

Finnish consultancy Rewheel has released the 3rd edition of Digital Fuel Monitor. Digital Fuel Monitor tracks mobile internet access prices and other competitive metrics such as data consumption,...

Study: Connected cars to cause mobile network traffic jams

A new independent study from Machina Research today reveals the network management challenges that connected cars will present to mobile operators. The report, commissioned by network assurance and...

Telefónica Open Future_ commits $200M for innovation platform

- Telefónica will invest up to US$200 million in strategic innovation Coral Group to develop and deliver integrated solutions. - This strategic partnership combined with...

The UAE TRA reveals results for the UAE Cellular Mobile Networks Benchmarking 2014

Press Release Survey measures mobile networks' performance to ensure providing the best in Mobile networks and communications services Abu Dhabi, 17th May 2015 – The General Authority for...

Report: The installed base of wireless IoT devices in industrial automation reached 10.3M in 2014

Gothenburg, Sweden – May 15, 2015: According to a new research report from the analyst firm Berg Insight, the installed base of wireless IoT devices in industrial automation reached 10.3...

Report: Businesses stifling future performance by not adopting 4G technology

· Lack of knowledge of what 4G technology is and its benefits are the biggest barriers to adoption alongside cost · Increased speed and capacity, the ability to work...

EE celebrates reaching 10M 4G customers making it Europe's biggest 4G network

· As 4G data overtakes 3G for the first time, EE's Mobile Living Index (EEMLI) predicts network will carry more than one Exabyte of data per year by 2018 · mHealth...

451 Research: 2015 YTD 'Internet of Things'-related M&A eclipses all of 2014 as acquirers accelerate position-taking in the fast-moving segment

$14.8bn so far this year to acquire almost 40 IoT-related companies, with semiconductor deals leading the way NEW YORK, NY - May 12, 2015 – Mergers and acquisitions related to the Internet of...

Tele2 launches innovative IoT Portal

Stockholm - Tele2 AB today announced that it has launched an innovative IoT Portal that enables aggregation of some of the world's most powerful IoT solutions in one single interface. Tele2 M2M...

Safaricom selects Ericsson for network upgrade

Safaricom signs multi-year agreement with Ericsson to upgrade its network for enhanced mobile broadband services Ericsson's microwave, Wi-Fi and IP products will provide the transition for...

Ericsson asserts patents against Apple in Germany, the UK and the Netherlands

Ericsson has filed suits in Germany, the United Kingdom and the Netherlands against Apple's products For more than two years Ericsson has been trying to reach an agreement with Apple on a...

IHS: Apple Watch success needed for a smart watch mega boom

The smartwatch market will grow from 3.6 million unit shipments in 2014, to 101 million shipments in 2020 according to a new report released today by IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), the leading global source...

Intracom Telecom Supplies Small-Cells Wireless Backhaul Radios to MTS Russia

Athens – May 06, 2015 - Intracom Telecom, a global telecommunications system vendor, through its subsidiary Intracom Svyaz in Russia, announced today the signing of a contract to supply its new...

Juniper Research: Online gaming to fuel $150B digital content market by 2019

A new report from Juniper Research has found that the value of the global digital content market will reach $154 billion annually by 2019, an increase of nearly 60% on 2014. The new research, Digital...

IoT platform revenues will grow to € 2.4 billion worldwide in 2020

The global market for third party Internet of Things (IoT) platforms will show solid growth in the next few years, according to a new research report from the analyst firm Berg Insight. Total IoT...

Investment in Surfline will contribute to improve internet connectivity in Ghana

JOHANNESBURG, South-Africa, April 28, 2015/ -- Vantage Capital (http://www.vantagecapital.co.za), Africa's leading mezzanine debt provider, today announced that the DEG - Deutsche Investitions-...