Recent Press Releases

Telefónica launches TU Go in your web browser using WebRTC

· TU Go now available directly in compatible web browsers for Telefónica customers in the UK, and Argentina, with more markets, including Peru, Mexico and Brazil, coming soon...

Libon previews new 'Reach Me' feature enabling high-quality, reliable calls over WiFi to complement mobile coverage

Libon, the all-in-one communication app for iOS and Android today announces the pre-view of a new feature aimed at enhancing the customer voice experience on mobile. The 'Reach Me' feature...

EE SHOWCASES EUROPE'S FASTEST LIVE MOBILE SPEEDS AS WEMBLEY STADIUM GETS READY FOR 4G+

Wembley Stadium connected by EE showcases Europe's fastest 4G with 400Mbps trials New network technology powers stunning audio-visual experience of a Wembley Stadium gig and achieves record...

New Research: Churn persists amongst service providers although they retain customer experience advantage over OTT players

Amdocs, the leading provider of customer experience solutions, today released new independent research that explores the market forces driving The New World of Customer Experience, a world...

New global research demonstrates LTE drives up cellular data consumption

VANCOUVER, British Columbia – Feb. 24, 2015 – Mobidia Technology Inc., a leading provider of mobile usage data, in collaboration with Ovum, a leading London-based analyst firm, today...

Ooredoo to Showcase Next Generation of Smart Solutions at Mobile World Congress 2015

Demand for Smart Services Rising Across Middle East, North Africa and Southeast Asia For immediate release: 23 February 2015 Doha, Qatar Ooredoo will showcase a range of "smart"...

Orange buys out Orascom's participation and rights in Mobinil (ECMS)

Orange and Orascom Telecom Media and Technology (OTMT) have agreed that Orange will purchase all the shares and voting rights held directly or indirectly by OTMT in the Egyptian Company for Mobile...

Bridge Alliance and Ericsson partner to fuel the Internet of Things

Bridge Alliance and Ericsson allow device manufacturers, enterprises or service providers to deploy their Internet of Things (IoT) services in multiple countries with the benefits of a domestic...

IDC: CEE & MEA Internet of Things market to explode in 2015

The Internet of Things (IoT) market in Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (CEMA) region is taking off. Although still nascent, it is growing rapidly and offers considerable...

Numericable-SFR and Altice confirm they have submitted an offer to acquire all of the Numericable-SFR shares held by Vivendi

Luxembourg, 18 February 2015 - Altice, through its subsidiary Altice France, and Numericable-SFR have delivered to Vivendi SA, on February 17th 2015, an offer to purchase the 20% stake Vivendi owns...

Telekom Austria Group M2M and bsf IT-Solutions announce smart metering partnership

In a joint project, Telekom Austria Group M2M and bsf IT-Solutions will replace conventional electric meters of numerous power grid operators with smart meters bsf IT-Solutions goes for first...

Lord Browne of Madingley appointed independent chairman of Huawei UK

[London, UK, 16 February 2015] Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today announces the appointment of Lord Browne of Madingley as independent...

ABI Research: LTE Advanced coverage reaches 100M people; to cross 1B mark by 2018

LTE-Advanced networks have been actively deployed around the world. At the end of 2014, LTE-Advanced covered its first 100 million people worldwide, just 4 years since the network's inception....

Pyramid: Nigeria to reach 182 million mobile subscribers in 2019

Pyramid Research forecasts a positive outlook for the telecommunications market in Nigeria, the largest economy in Africa, with the mobile subscriber base growing to 182 million in the coming five...

IHS: Audio streaming breathes second life into music industry revenue

The business of recorded music in Western markets currently undergoing two simultaneous tectonic shifts; YouTube rises as a major music platform LONDON, UK (12 February 2014) – Consumer and...

EE commits to new £1.5B network investment plan to expand 4G and improve UK rural coverage

· EE 4G footprint to overtake 2G by 2017, with £1.5bn investment over three years, delivering superfast 4G to more than 99% of the population · Double-speed 4G to...

RUSSIAN SMARTPHONE YOTAPHONE2 will enter the largest market in the world

Yota Company has announced one of the largest transactions in history for the supply of Russian high-tech equipment in the field of consumer electronics to China. A contract signed with the state...

UK businesses losing over £30 million a week as employees waste time hunting for mobile phone reception

Research released today by the leading small cell solution provider, ip.access, shows that UK businesses are losing £32.75 million a week, with 43 per cent of employees spending an hour or more...

Telekom Austria Group and Eutelsat announce high-speed satellite broadband capabilities

The Telekom Austria Group today announced that, from now on, its domestic subsidiary A1 will offer satellite broadband in Austria. In some operating countries of the Telekom Austria Group's...

Apple iOS leads US OS share for the first time since Q4 2012

London, 4 February 2015 – The latest smartphone sales data from Kantar Worldpanel ComTech, for the fourth quarter of 2014, shows that Apple's share of sales grew across the US, Europe* and...