Recent Press Releases

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-...

Joachim Horn leaving Tele2 AB

Stockholm - Tele2 AB (Tele2), (NASDAQ OMX Stockholm Exchange: TEL2 A and TEL2 B) today announced that Joachim Horn, Executive Vice President and CTIO for Tele2 AB, will leave the company. Joachim...

Juniper Research: Enterprise augmented reality app market revenue to reach $2.4B by 2019

Hampshire, UK: 27th April 2015:: New findings from Juniper Research have shown that Augmented Reality (AR) technology, used in the enterprise will drive annual app revenues of $2.4 billion in 2019,...

GSA confirms 64 LTE-Advanced systems commercially launched in 39 countries, over 80% support Category 6

A new information paper released this week by GSA, the Global mobile Suppliers Association, confirms that 64 operators have commercially launched LTE-Advanced systems in 39 countries, and includes...

Vodafone M-Pesa and MTN Mobile Money agree to interconnect mobile money services

Customers of M-Pesa and MTN Mobile Money in East Africa will be able to transfer money to each other following an agreement between Vodafone Group and MTN Group to interconnect their mobile money...

Huawei appoints Vincent Pang as new Western Europe President

[Düsseldorf, Germany, 21 April 2015] Huawei today announced the appointment of Vincent Pang as President of Huawei's Western European Region. In his new role, Vincent Pang will be in charge...

GSA confirms LTE user terminals near 3,000 milestone

A new update to the Status of the LTE Ecosystem report published today by GSA (Global mobile Suppliers Association) confirms that the addition of 1,356 products since March 2014 has raised the total...

Report: 72 % of consumers believe that more regulation is needed to control the use of location-based data

London, 20th April, 2015 – Results from an independent consumer survey conducted on behalf of Brainstorm and the Mobile Marketing Association (MMA) reveal that the majority of us (74%) are...

Cinven confirms bid and investment strategy for Telekom Slovenije

Cinven today confirms that it made a binding offer ("Binding Offer") for the Slovenian government's stake in Telekom Slovenije d.d. ("Telekom Slovenije " or "the...

Hue launches global end-to-end enabler of virtual mobile networks

April 16, 2015. London, UK: Hue has today launched its operator-led, end-to-end mobile wholesale enabling business. Backed by Hutchison Whampoa, Hue acts as a single point of entry for Mobile Virtual...

TRA issues special instructions on facilitating access to telecommunications services for people with disabilities

Dubai, 15th April 2015 – The General Authority for Regulating the Telecommunications Sector (TRA), has instructed the nation's licensees to allow people with disabilities easier access to...

Juniper Research: Advertising spend on smart watches to reach almost $70M by 2019

A new study from Juniper Research has found that advertising spend on smartwatches will reach $68.6 million by 2019, up from an estimated $1.5 million this year. The research - Digital Advertising:...

Saudi Arabia remains largest MEA telecoms and enterprise IT market – despite drop in revenue

Although total mobile and fixed services revenues declined in 2014, the Saudi Arabian telecoms and enterprise IT market remains the largest in the Middle East and Africa region (MEA), with ample...

Juniper Research: Mobile tickets to account for more than 1 in 2 digital ticket transactions by 2019

Total digital ticketing transactions to reach 32B by 2019 Hampshire, UK: 13th April 2015: A new study by Juniper Research has forecast that global ticket purchases via mobile and desktop devices...

Mobile payments set to soar in 2015

- Oxygen8 research reveals 91% of UK Mobile users will utilise mobile payments in 2015 - London, 9th April, 2015: Oxygen8, a global technology provider of integrated multichannel solutions that allow...

Cell C unveils ZAR8B LTE strategy

Cell C will invest R8 billion over the next three years to build its LTE network that will see high-speed broadband technology brought to its customers in targeted areas across the country. "Our...

GSA confirms 393 LTE networks launched, year end forecast raised, LTE-Advanced and VoLTE deployments booming

April 9, 2015: 393 operators have commercially launched LTE in 138 countries, according to data released today by GSA (Global mobile Suppliers Association) in the latest update of the Evolution to...

ABI Research: Data captured by IoT connections to top 1.6 zettabytes in 2020

A new report from ABI Research estimates that the volume of data captured by IoT-connected devices exceeded 200 exabytes in 2014. The annual total is forecast to grow seven-fold by the decade's...

EE launches Wi-Fi calling in the UK

EE has announced the launch of WiFi Calling, making calls and texts available in every WiFi-connected home and small office in the UK. The UK's first launch of WiFi Calling will help over four...