In pursuit of its mission of empowering society and simplifying everyday transactions, Bank Alfalah’s registration of EOBI pensioners, which started in May 2016, is underway with pensioners beginning to withdraw their pensions through ATMs with ease. Show More Summary
After a relatively calm summer, September was richer in game localization-related content. Besides the Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse story, which ended with an official apology from Atlus, a few interesting interviews with veterans of the industry popped up, and…
I’m taking the chance to share again the game localization and internationalization checklist we created at the IGDA LocSIG, a very useful resource based on our Best Practices. Ideally, you will want to read it and keep these points...
Telecoms.com report that a BT commissioned report by Ovum says G.fast will be a big deal, serving 30 million subscriber homes and businesses around the world by 2021. Although mostly concentrated in Western Europe, the technology is also catching on internationally. Within five years, the Ovum team anticipate 11% of broadband services will be delivered […]
We have some M&A to report from the managed services side of things, with assets changing hands between two familiar private equity players. Berkshire Partners has entered into an agreement to buy Masergy from ABRY Partners. ... [visit site to read more]
The consensus is that the proposed acquisition of Time Warner by AT&T is a long shot.
Uniti Fiber announced some expansion plans out in the Midwest this morning. They will be moving to better support the backhaul needs of one of the largest wireless carriers out in southeastern Iowa and the northern and central regions of Illinois.... [visit site to read more]
The Jazz Polo Tournament, which took place at the Islamabad Club’s Polo Ground, concluded with Team Jazz Gold taking home the trophy. The tournament was in line with Jazz’s promise to empower societies by providing relevant resources to guide them towards success. Show More Summary
The world of interconnection has been changing rapidly over the last few years. What was once utilized only by large carriers in a handful of facilities around the world is now an ecosystem open to enterprise, content and cloud networks that reaches way out to the edge. One of the new breed of interconnection-focused companies […]
In pursuance to our commitment of introducing exciting offers for our valued customers, Jazz announces new On-Net packages following the merger. The new portfolio comprises two prepaid bundles and three postpaid tariff plans – which will treat Jazz-Warid traffic as On-Net. Show More Summary
InfoTech Group, a leading technology solutions provider won the P@SHA ICT Award in “Financial Applications” category for its fully managed financial service, Marlin, at the 13 th annual P@SHA ICT Awards held in Karachi. Marlin is a fully managed financial service that is accessible over public cloud for routing orders across multiple exchanges. Show More Summary
A little over 16 years ago, the merger of Time Warner and America Online resulted in an unprecedented loss in market capitalization. Visions of synergy, efficiency and enhanced share valuation evaporated as reality kicked in quickly....Show More Summary
I may have been skeptical, but AT&T's interest in Time Warner turned out to be the real thing. Today they agreed to purchase the media giant for $107.50 per share in a deal worth $109B with Time Warner's debt included.... [visit site to read more]
Another day, another multi-billion dollar merger in the telecommunications marketplace. See http://gsalr.com/garage-sales-state-college-pa.html?loc=40.79339,-77.86000&zoom=10. Despite the disinformation about how incumbents have closed...Show More Summary
Pakistan’s No.1 4G network, Zong, has crossed the huge milestone of 1.5 Million 4G subscribers. The news was shared today at Pakistan Telecommunications Authority (PTA) Headquarters, followed by a dignified celebration ceremony. The event was graced by Zong’s Chairman and CEO Mr. Show More Summary