Tag Archives: Telecommunications

17Aug/21

New Branches for the 2Africa Subsea Cable System

The 2Africa consortium, comprised of China Mobile International, Facebook, MTN GlobalConnect, Orange, stc, Telecom Egypt, Vodafone and WIOCC, announced today the addition of four new branches to the 2Africa cable. The branches will extend 2Africa’s connectivity to the Seychelles, the Comoros Islands, and Angola, and bring a new landing to south-east Nigeria. The new branches join the recently announced extension to the Canary Islands. Continue reading

02Jul/21

OneWeb Completes its ‘Five to 50’ Mission to Cover Regions North of 50 degrees Latitude including UK, Canada, Alaska and Arctic Region

OneWeb, the Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite communications company, today announced the successful launch of another 36 satellites to mark the completion of its ‘Five to 50’ mission. With this major milestone, the Company is ready to deliver connectivity across the United Kingdom, Canada, Alaska, Northern Europe, Greenland, and the Arctic Region. Continue reading

28Jun/21

GSMA Opens Doors To MWC Barcelona Celebrating New Era Of Connected Impact

GSMA is today celebrating the return of MWC Barcelona, the world’s largest mobile ecosystem event. This year’s edition of MWC Barcelona will be a powerful combination of a physical and virtual event – the first of its kind since Covid-19. The GSMA commits to bringing the best of what the mobile industry offers to its 35,000 in-person attendees and thousands more worldwide. This new format heralds a new era of connectivity and collaboration for the mobile industry. Continue reading

28Jun/21

Huawei Releases 5G Series Products to Expand Multi-Antenna Technology to All Bands and Scenarios

At the 2021 Mobile World Congress (MWC 2021) in Barcelona, Huawei launched a series of 5G products and solutions oriented to “1+N” 5G target networks. Supercharged by industry-leading innovation, these products and solutions will help promote multi-antenna technology to all bands and all scenarios to build leading 5G networks. Continue reading

28Jun/21

ZTE makes its mark at MWC 2021

ZTE Corporation (0763.HK / 000063.SZ), a major international provider of telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions for the mobile internet, today announced that with the theme of “Empowering Digital Transformation”, it has showcased its latest ICT solutions and successful practices in three exhibition sections of “Efficient Digital Connecting”, “Diversified Digital Industry” and “Enriched Digital Lifestyle” at Mobile World Congress 2021 from June 28 to July 1. Continue reading

03Jun/21

OPPO at the Forefront of an Industry-First Partnership with Mobile Phone Eco Rating Initiative Ahead of World Environment Day

Global smartphone brand OPPO is solidifying its role as an active participant in sustainability initiatives across all of its verticals by being among the first companies to join a new pan-industry Eco Rating scheme. Launched by Europe’s top five operators, the new consumer labelling score aims to identify sustainable mobile phones and encourage suppliers to reduce the environmental impact of their devices. Continue reading

01Jun/21

vivo debuts new “To Beautiful Moments” campaign for UEFA EURO 2020

As the official smartphone of UEFA EURO 2020™, vivo wants football fans everywhere to enjoy every beautiful moment during the tournament. With a passion for providing incredible experiences to its users, the brand is channeling its sponsorship platform to help enrich the joys around the game, whether they take place on or off the phone. Continue reading

03May/21

Vodafone and Google Cloud to Develop Industry-First Global Data Platform

Vodafone and Google Cloud today announced a new, six-year strategic partnership to drive the use of reliable and secure data analytics, insights, and learnings to support the introduction of new digital products and services for Vodafone customers simultaneously worldwide. Continue reading

02May/21

EE customers can now save money off their monthly phone bill and donate to global social causes, in EE’s exclusive partnership with WeAre8

EE, the UK’s largest mobile operator, has partnered with WeAre8 to allow customers to help pay their mobile bills and make a significant social impact in return for watching promotional content from a number of well-known brands. Continue reading