Latest Headlines

Latest Headlines

GSA study: 1800MHz spectrum key to global success of LTE

Global mobiel Suppliers Association member companies, including operators, believe that the 1800MHz spectrum will prove to prime spectrum band for those companies deploying LTE services. A report

Australia's iiNet to acquire TransACT for $81.5M

Australian competitive ISP iiNet is nearing the final stages to acquire Canberra-based service provider TransACT for $81.5 million, enhancing its position as the third largest ISP behind incumbent

Telstra's ADSL2+ expansion provides interim step to NBN

Telstra (ASX: TLS.AX) will soon connect almost 200,000 subscribers with ADSL2+, a group that had been limited to receiving ADSL-only service. What prevented the incumbent telco from offering the

THE WRAP: Apple loses value on 3Q failure; Feature phones boost Nokia

Apple endured mixed fortunes this week, with record iPhone 4S sales offset by lower than expected earnings for the third quarter.

Telstra's $11.2B sale to NBN Co. gets shareholder approval

Telstra's (ASX: TLS.AX) impending $11.2 billion sale of its wireline network to the Australian government's National Broadband Network (NBN) Co. has gotten the green light from the company's

THE WRAP: Amazon takes on tablets; Google expands data centers

It was the week that saw Amazon enter the tablet business, Google reveal new data center plans for Asia, and Intel and Samsung back yet another mobile operating system. 

NBN Co. lights up final "First Release" site in Willunga, South Australia

NBN Co., the operator of Australia's National Broadband Network (NBN), has begun trials of fiber-based broadband service on the fifth of its "First Release" sites in Willunga, South Australia.

Webwire: MS gives Win 8 taster; Cisco slashes revenue forecast

MS prev

Webwire: Broadcom acquires NetLogic; RIM settles Dolby suit

Broadcom to buy NetLogic for $3.7b Semiconductor

Refarming 1800MHz key to LTE roaming

There are plenty of incentives to refarm 1800MHz spectrum for LTE usage, but the biggest one may be to facilitate LTE roaming more quickly and widely, operators said Tuesday.