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Megacable planning to launch MVNO on Red Compartida

Megacable planning to launch MVNO on Red Compartida Mexican cable operator Megacable is planning to launch an MVNO later this year or at the start of 2019 using the recently activated ‘Red Compartida’ wholesale mobile network, reports El Universal, citing CEO Enrique Yamuni. “We have practically reached an agreement with Altan, the operator of Red Compartida, and are planning the ... Read More »

MVNO CUSTOMERS CHECK SOCIAL MEDIA FAR LESS THAN THOSE ON TRADITIONAL NETWORKS

MVNO CUSTOMERS CHECK SOCIAL MEDIA FAR LESS THAN THOSE ON TRADITIONAL NETWORKS 60 per cent of Brits check social media on their smartphones at least once a day, though checking social media occurs far less through mobile virtual network operators (MVNO) than traditional mobile networks. According to mobile network benchmarking company Global Wireless Solutions (GWS), 66 per cent of O2, EE, and ... Read More »

Brazil Post to offer digital wallet for MVNO customers

Brazil Post to offer digital wallet for MVNO customers The Brazilian Post Office is planning to offer a digital wallet as an option to customers of its MVNO operation Correios Celular, reports O Globo. The mobile service was launched last year in partnership with Surf Telecom. The new service will allow customers to also make deposits, withdrawals, transfers and payment ... Read More »

TELECOM REGULATORY AUTHORITY PROPOSES HIGHER PERCENTAGE OF HOLDING IN MVNOS BY HOST OPERATORS

TELECOM REGULATORY AUTHORITY PROPOSES HIGHER PERCENTAGE OF HOLDING IN MVNOS BY HOST OPERATORS The Telecom Regulatory Authority (TRA) has proposed permitting a higher percentage of holding in the mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) businesses by the host operator. The authority also wants to assess if mobile resellers or MVNOs will continue to play a role in the market offering competition to ... Read More »

DGAP-News: cyan AG acquires majority stake in I-New Unified Solutions AG, significantly expanding its international reach to Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNOs)

DGAP-News: cyan AG acquires majority stake in I-New Unified Solutions AG, significantly expanding its international reach to Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNOs) cyan AG acquires majority stake in I-New Unified Solutions AG, significantly expanding its international reach to Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNOs) The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. cyan AG acquires majority stake in ... Read More »

Roundup: Charter’s new US MVNO, $20B value of Wi-Fi in India, & UK to release 60 GHz for unlicensed access

Roundup: Charter’s new US MVNO, $20B value of Wi-Fi in India, & UK to release 60 GHz for unlicensed access Charter launches Spectrum Mobile More than a year after Comcast launched its Xfinity Mobile offering, Charter Communications last week launched its 4G and Wi-Fi-powered mobile service dubbed Spectrum Mobile. Charter’s MVNO strategy and products look similar to Xfinity Mobile with nearly ... Read More »

Brazilian regulator authorises Safra to operate as MVNO

Brazilian regulator authorises Safra to operate as MVNO Brazil’s National Telecommunications Agency (Anatel) has authorise another MVNO in the country. J Safra Telecomunicacoes is part of the same group that manages Banco Safra and will use Claro’s infrastructure to offer mobile phone services. The publication in the Federal Official Gazette said that J Safra Telecomunicacoes is authorised to operate the ... Read More »

Editor’s Corner—Charter’s Spectrum Mobile MVNO almost a mirror image of Xfinity Mobile, with slightly higher prices and fewer options

Editor’s Corner—Charter’s Spectrum Mobile MVNO almost a mirror image of Xfinity Mobile, with slightly higher prices and fewer options Charter—the nation’s third-largest cable operator—quietly launched the website for its Spectrum Mobile MVNO. The move offers the market a glimpse into exactly how it plans to tackle the mobile market. Based on a brief perusal of the Spectrum Mobile website, Charter’s mobile strategy ... Read More »

MVNO users less likely to check social media

MVNO users less likely to check social media Users are more likely to share images on Whatsapp than publicly on Facebook social media accounts compared to those of the big four, according to a study by Global Wireless Solutions (GWS). GWS, a mobile network benchmarking company, found that on average 34 per cent of TalkTalk Mobile, Tesco Mobile, Sky Mobile and ... Read More »

Verizon’s new MVNO keeps insisting it’s not an MVNO

Verizon’s new MVNO keeps insisting it’s not an MVNO Earlier this year, it emerged that Verizon is very stealthily funding a company called Visible, which is offering a slightly different kind of wireless service. Subscribers currently need an invite to join, and if they manage to sneak in, they get a slightly restricted unlimited plan for $40, including unlimited calling ... Read More »