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Ericsson Hunkers Down, Booking Around $2 Billion in Charges as Telecoms Business Slows – Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Sweden’s Ericsson AB said it was taking charges of between 16 billion and 21 billion Swedish kronor ($1.8 billion and $2.4 billion) this year in its latest attempt to draw a line under a costly retooling of its telecom-equipment business, amid falling sales and fierce competition from Chinese rivals. The supplier of wireless-communications gear said it would book most of ... Read More »

RigNet deploys its first deep water 4G LTE system in the Gulf of Mexico and announces dramatic capacity increases to … – GlobeNewswire (press release)

HOUSTON, March 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — RigNet, Inc. (NASDAQ:RNET) continues its commitment to provide a comprehensive 4G broadband service today in the Gulf of Mexico (GOM) with the addition of the first deep water 4G LTE service offering.  RigNet’s expansion continues to enhance its reputation as the leader in broadband connectivity in the GOM. For the past 21 years, ... Read More »

life:) expands 4G network coverage in Belarus – TeleGeography

28 Mar 2017 Belarusian Telecommunications Network (BeST, life:)), the mobile operator 80%-owned by Turkish telecoms company Turkcell, has launched 4G services in eleven new areas, namely: Vitebsk, Grodno, Polotsk, Novopolotsk, Lida, Dzerzhinsk, Stolbtsy, Staiki village, Borovlyany village, Machulishchi village and Obchak village. In addition, the cellco says it has extended 4G availability for customers in Minsk and Minsk region, and ... Read More »

Creating a Gigabit Society – The role of 5G – RCR Wireless News

This is an excerpt from the Vodafone report: “Creating a Gigabit Society – The role of 5G.” Click here to download the full report People love being connected to digital services, demand continues to grow, and the number of services andapplications continues to expand. Today’s mobile networks deliver greater speed and reliability than ever before, but in the next five ... Read More »

Proposal for district-level virtual networks executable: Kishore Biyani – Economic Times

NEW DELHI: Kishore Biyani–led Future Group and tablet maker DataWind say the telecom regulator’s proposal to have district-level virtual networks is executable as there is adequate demand in the market amid the ongoing consolidation in the telecom industry. Future Group has applied for a nationwide mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) permit for its brand T24, and has teamed up with ... Read More »

'I opened the curtains and there it was': Mother spots wallaby roaming wild on her housing estate –

[unable to retrieve full-text content] 'I opened the curtains and there it was': Mother spots wallaby roaming wild on her housing mother couldn't believe her eyes when she opened her bedroom curtains and saw a wild wallaby staring back. Lucy Austin, 34, was getting her five-year-old son ready for school when she spotted the marsupial in the treeline ... Read More »

How telecoms firm rescued 2 girls – Vanguard News – Vanguard

By Jane Echewodo Two little girls suffering from a congenital heart condition, and the other, an orphan, a victim of HIV/AIDS, weekend, received a Touching Lives relief package from Airtel. They both featured in the sixth episode of the telecommunication’s Touching Lives show’s third season. Six-year-old Hannah Enakrakpor was born with a heart defect that makes her breathless. But to ... Read More »