Recent Press Releases

Trriple and Ericsson to provide mobile wallet solutions in the UAE

Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) and Trriple have established a strategic partnership to provide managed mobile wallet solutions for the United Arab Emirates' banking and smart city sectors. The...

Global mobile leaders gather around next-generation broadcast service

April 27th, 2016 – At TV Connect 2016 in London, four of the world's leading mobile network operators, representing North America, Australia, South Korea and the UK, announced they are...

Orange to acquire a 65% stake in Groupama Banque, which will become Orange Bank

Orange and Groupama have signed an agreement that aims to enable the development of an innovative, 100% mobile banking service. This agreement concludes the exclusive discussions that have been...

Orange completes the acquisition of the mobile operator Tigo in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Less than three months after signing an agreement with Millicom, Orange announced today that it has completed the acquisition of 100% of the mobile operator Tigo in the Democratic Republic of the...

48% of Europe's towers will be owned by independent towercos by 2020 forecasts TowerXchange

Europe's telecom industry is on the cusp of a major shift in infrastructure ownership over the next five years forecast TowerXchange, the leading authority on the global telecom tower industry....

Berg: 3.4 million users of mobile telecare systems predicted in Europe and North America by 2021

Gothenburg, Sweden – April 21, 2016: The number of people monitored using mobile telecare systems in Europe and North America was about 450,000 at the end of 2015 according to a new research...

Research shows positive impact of mobility on businesses and employees in the UAE

Citrix commissioned report finds: 83% of employees have full or partial access to work remotely IT decision makers find an average of 2.5 devices per employee connected to the company network ...

Ericsson and Telefónica demonstrate live delivery of LTE-U

Over-the-air demonstration in Telefónica's network uses Ericsson indoor small cell, RBS 6402 pico cell Ericsson announces enhancements to commercial LTE-Unlicensed (LTE-U) offering LTE-U...

Small cell activity ramped up in 2015, but shipments remain small

By Stéphane Téral, senior research director, mobile infrastructure and carrier economics, IHS Technology, and Richard Webb, research director, mobile backhaul and small cells, IHS...

Ericsson chosen by Airtel Zambia for network transformation

Airtel Zambia chooses Ericsson for radio access network upgrade Ericsson to transform 2G sites, swap out existing 3G sites New radio system will enhance the subscriber experience and strengthen...

Vodafone expands focus on enterprise security with creation of new dedicated global line of business

Vodafone announced today that it has created a new global line of business dedicated to providing its enterprise customers with world-leading cyber security technologies and specialist advice and...

IHS: Top messaging apps exceeded 4B users in 2015

Top messaging apps (such as Facebook Messenger, Wechat, Snapchat) achieved a combined user base of over 4 billion by the end of 2015, according to new research from IHS Technology. Key points: The...

GSA confirms LTE passed 1B subscriptions milestone in Q4: ended 2015 with 1.068B

March 7, 2016: GSA, the Global mobile Suppliers Association, confirms that LTE continues to grow faster than any other mobile communications system technology and is now responsible for 1 in 7 mobile...

Nokia malware report shows smartphones now account for 60% of infections in the mobile network

Nokia Security Center Berlin, powered by Nokia Threat Intelligence Lab, today released research findings showing that in the mobile networks, smartphones pulled ahead of Windows(TM)-based computers...

Activity tracker market to top 87m by 2021 with ABI Research expecting this to spur mHealth platform investment

Activity tracker shipments continued to grow in 2015, up almost 80% over 2014 as new players entered the market and sales outside the U.S. took off. ABI Research, the leader in transformative...

Linkem and ZTE announce a strategic partnership at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona

• Announced today at the Mobile World Congress, a strategic partnership between Linkem S.p.A., the main Italian provider of Fixed Wireless Broadband services, and ZTE, an international provider...

SIGFOX adding Germany to Internet of Things network, connecting world's 4th-largest economy and Central Europe

SIGFOX, the world's leading provider of communications service dedicated to the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced plans to deploy the SIGFOX network across Germany, the world's...

ABI Research forecasts public safety DAS spend to double to $1.7B over next five years

ABI Research, the leader in transformative technology innovation market intelligence, forecasts that the evolution to LTE-based public safety from the current narrowband systems will grow at...

GSA confirms 4,416 LTE user devices, researches new bands

February 12, 2016: The latest update to the Status of the LTE Ecosystem report published this week by GSA (Global mobile Suppliers Association) confirms accelerating growth of the LTE ecosystem and...

Vodafone global survey reveals rapid adoption of flexible working

75 per cent of companies worldwide have now introduced flexible working policies to enable employees to vary their hours and use the latest technologies to work from home or on the move according to...