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Conclusr warns that Vodafone, Liberty Dutch JV will lure business customers from KPN, raise prices

A planned joint venture between Vodafone Netherlands and Ziggo may attract business customers away from market leader KPN, according to a survey conducted by Dutch research company Conclusr.

Tele2 NL offers heavy mobile discounts to fixed users in convergence bid

Tele2 Netherlands turned up the heat on its rivals by offering its fixed line customers heavy discounts on mobile services, but only for the next fortnight.

Juniper Research: In-flight mobile roaming revenues to reach $3B by 2020

In terms of total operator billed mobile roaming revenues, in-flight roaming will only represent around 5 per cent of revenues globally by 2020.

Verizon, Vodafone, others remain cool to Facebook's TIP network project

BARCELONA, Spain-- Executives from a handful of top carriers said they will evaluate Facebook's new Telecom Infra Project (TIP), but they generally offered a lukewarm view of Facebook's stated effort to develop new technologies "and reimagine traditional approaches to building and deploying" networks.

Ericsson teams with Vodafone to accelerate 5G development

Ericsson announced it is one of several partners chosen by Vodafone Group to research 5G and prepare the operator's networks for the transition to the next generation technology.

Vodafone strengthens Dutch convergence play with Liberty JV

Vodafone and Liberty Global agreed to merge their Dutch operations in a move that will provide greater competition in the area of converged services for rival KPN while further isolating T-Mobile Netherlands as a mobile-only player.

Vodafone study shows mobile broadband helps galvanise flexible working

Vodafone said a global survey revealed that the rapid adoption of mobile broadband services, fixed-line broadband and cloud services is playing an integral role in the implementation of flexible working at companies worldwide.

Virgin Media CEO lends support to O2/Three UK deal

CK Hutchison's plan to buy O2 UK from Telefonica and merge it with Three UK has received support from a somewhat unexpected ally: the CEO of Virgin Media, Tom Mockridge.

Liberty Global and Vodafone consider Dutch joint venture

Vodafone and Liberty Global have confirmed that they are in talks over a possible joint venture in the Netherlands.

Machina Research: 'At least one' major LPWA technology to fall by wayside in 2016

Machina Research said it expects to see "quite a shaking out" of the low power wide area (LPWA) space in 2016, with at least one of the major LPWA technologies today effectively "rendered redundant" in 2016.