Voice networking and VoIP

  • January 31, 2011 31 Jan'11

    Vodafone restores services to Egypt after mobile shutdown

    Mobile operator, Vodafone, has restored mobile phone services in Egypt after a 24-hour shutdown.

  • January 31, 2011 31 Jan'11

    Rocky road ahead for mobile market

    Device technology is advancing so fast that legislation and network infrastructure are falling behind. The mobile landscape resembles the seabed moments before the tsunami hits: as the uptake wave sucks back the water, it reveals the rocks and reefs...

  • January 28, 2011 28 Jan'11

    Global smartphone shipments rocket 75%

    Global shipments of smartphones reached 94 million units in the fourth quarter of 2010, an increase of 75% compared to the same period in 2009, according to Strategy Analytics.

  • January 28, 2011 28 Jan'11

    Ecosystem war in mobile market, says Nokia CEO

    The game has changed from a battle of devices to a war of ecosystems, Nokia CEO Steve Elop said, as Nokia, the world's biggest maker of mobile phones, reported a 9% decline in operating profits to €3.2bn from €3.5bn, despite a 4% rise in sales to ...

  • January 28, 2011 28 Jan'11

    Tesco rolls out in-store mobile phone network

    Supermarket Tesco is rolling out a converged fixed and mobile voice network across its stores based on GSM technology. Cliff Saran finds out how the rollout is progressing.

  • January 26, 2011 26 Jan'11

    Virgin supplies London schools with 10Mbps fibre optic broadband

    Virgin Media's business division is to supply a managed fibre optic network to London's Grid for Learning that will replace a broadband network supplied by Symmetrix, a Capita company.

  • January 26, 2011 26 Jan'11

    PC industry grew 19% on tablet sales and corporate upgrades

    The PC market grew 19% in the fourth quarter of 2010 after a surge in tablet sales, an acceleration of corporate PC upgrades and increased demand for servers and storage, according to research.

  • January 26, 2011 26 Jan'11

    O2 to offer free access to its Wi-Fi network

    UK mobile network operator O2 plans to build its own Wi-Fi network, aiming to double the number of premium Wi-Fi hotspots currently offered by BT Openzone and The Cloud combined by 2013.

  • January 25, 2011 25 Jan'11

    MP Rory Stewart welcomes Cumbria broadband progress

    MP and rural broadband campaigner Rory Stewart says the goal of superfast communications across Cumbria - one of the key regions for assessing the progress of rural broadband access - has taken a step forward after three recent announcements.

  • January 24, 2011 24 Jan'11

    Microwave technology could accelerate rural broadband access

    Start-up French wireless communications company Bluwan has previewed microwave technology that promises to cut the cost of providing high-speed broadband to rural areas.