Nokia Lumia 1520 was introduced in the global market, in November 2013. It made its way to Pakistan last month at the Nokia Bigger Is Better event in Karachi. I have spent my fair share of time with the device to write a detailed Nokia Lumia 1520 review. Show More Summary
Cincinnati is the latest city to lobby Google Fiber to be the next destination for its 1 Gbps fiber to the home (FTTH) service, reports WLWT News 5.
In the UK, a slow broadband connection could drive would-be buyers away from purchasing a new property, reports TechWeek Europe, citing a survey conducted by Rightmove, an online property portal.
Granite Telecommunications, a competitive provider focused on providing services to multi-location businesses in the United States and Canada, said it plans on participating in AT&T's upcoming TDM-to-IP trials.
AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson reiterated to investors this week how pleased the company is with the cost dynamics for its initial fiber to the home (FTTH) deployment in Austin, Texas, and said it is going to roll the service out in other markets this year.
Verizon is passing the leadership torch in its global wholesale division by promoting Eric Cevis as the unit's new president. Prior to his new role, he most recently served as the senior vice president of sales for Verizon's Americas wholesale sales unit.
This article was authored by James Henry, Senior Managing Director of Bank Street Group. Bank Street attended Capacity Media’s 13th annual Metro Connect USA conference in Miami, FL where its co-founder and senior managing director James...Show More Summary
Last year was a good one for Ciena, and they kicked off their fiscal 2014 with a strong first quarter. Analysts were a bit miffed by guidance, but it looks overblown to me. Here are their numbers in some context: … [visit site to read more]
I’ll be back from my trip to Metro Connect in Miami and Telecom Exchange West after the weekend. In the meantime, here are three metro fiber items from this week and two that I missed earlier that are worth a look: … [visit site to read more]
See on Scoop.it – Connected World UFB deployment to continue. Benoit Felten‘s insight: Sneaky but clever move from Vodafone. Good that the government held it’s ground: implementing structural separation to then let a vertically integrated player provide wholesale would have been a catastrophic move. See on www.itnews.com.au
This week, Ofcom has published updated advice and information on the factors consumers might want to consider before signing up to a new landline, broadband or mobile phone contract. In light of Ofcom’s new guidance about rules designed...Show More Summary
Bad news for BlackBerry: the vast majority of its T-Mobile users have dropped their old BlackBerry and switched to a rival handset, the folks at TmoNews report. The reason for this switch was T-Mobile’s BlackBerry $200 trade-in offer, which ended on March 5. The promotion was announced on February 19 and promised BlackBerry users $200 [...]
If science fiction has taught us anything its these two important lessons about the future: First, that robots will one day walk among us, perhaps even integrate into society with us, and second, such integration always ends badly for humanity. In fact, if there’s one theme that permeates such blockbuster films as The Matrix trilogy, [...]
Nokia Lumia 1520 has been floating around the global market for some times now. Still, Nokia Pakistan recently launched the device into the Pakistani market. We did cover the event live, here. Recently, we received a review unit from Nokia Pakistan so here is the Nokia Lumia 1520 Unboxing video. Show More Summary
Ofcom has today approved BT’s enhanced text relay service, representing a significant step in improving telephone calls for consumers with hearing and/or speech impairments. Text relay enables people to communicate with others via a relay assistant who acts as an intermediary to convert speech to text, and vice versa, for the two people in conversation. […]
Ofcom has today published the findings from a study examining the applications (‘apps’) environment and, specifically, the attitudes, behaviours and experiences of app users. The qualitative research study was conducted by Kantar Media on behalf of Ofcom. Among app users, several perceptions were found to be influencing behaviours, attitudes and the low level of concern in […]
In the Verizon v. FCC, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals briefly addressed the issue of the Commission's assessment of broadband competition. With some incredulity, the court nevertheless expressed its unwillingness to second guess the FCC on its decision to back off from previously finding adequate market access. Show More Summary