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NTT DOCOMO to launch 150 Mbps LTE service in October

NTT DOCOMO to launch 150 Mbps LTE service in October

July 30, 2013 at 1:06 am 0 comments

NTT DOCOMO of Japan is planning to launch 150 Mbps service in the month of October, 2013. NTT DOCOMO, a personalized mobile solutions provider for smarter living will begin verifying its Xi LTE service with a maximum downlink of 150 Mbps in Kawasaki, Kanagawa Prefecture from July 30. The verificationRead More

INSAT-3D moves closer to its final orbit

INSAT-3D moves closer to its final orbit

July 30, 2013 at 12:25 am 0 comments

INSAT-3D, India’ s advanced weather satellite, has reached an intermediate orbit which is much closer to the 36,000 km high geostationary orbit, its final orbital home. INSAT-3D was launched by Ariane-5 launch vehicle in the early hours of July 26, 2013 into a Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit with a perigee (nearestRead More

Huawei completes voice interoperability for LTE-TDD to CDMA

Huawei completes voice interoperability for LTE-TDD to CDMA

July 28, 2013 at 7:48 pm 0 comments

Huawei, a leading global ICT solutions provider, completed an end-to-end voice interoperability test for LTE-TDD to CDMA, using Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor. Kevin Wu, president for CDMA/LTE Wireless Networks at Huawei said, “This successful test is a milestone for the commercialization of LTE voice technologies. It gives CDMA operators moreRead More

Aircel to offer free mobile Wikipedia

Aircel to offer free mobile Wikipedia

July 26, 2013 at 7:26 pm 0 comments

Aircel and Wikimedia Foundation today announced a partnership to offer Wikipedia on mobile phones without any data charges to Aircel customers. The alliance is aimed at making knowledge available on Wikipedia accessible to all Aircel customers in both rural and urban areas for free. This is the first service ofRead More

Airtel’s India-Bangladesh submarine cable goes live

Airtel’s India-Bangladesh submarine cable goes live

July 25, 2013 at 8:01 am 0 comments

Bharti Airtel, a leading global telecom service provider with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa, today said that its high capacity terrestrial optical fiber link between India and Bangladesh has gone live. The link, which extends from Bongaon in West Bengal (India) to the Petrapole – Benapole border,Read More

MTS Launches EV-DO Rev B in Rajasthan circle

MTS Launches EV-DO Rev B in Rajasthan circle

July 25, 2013 at 7:51 am 0 comments

Sistema Shyam TeleServices (SSTL) that provides telecom services under MTS brand launched the advanced CDMA EV-DO Rev B Phase II network in Rajasthan circle. MTS has launched services in Bhiwadi, Jodhpur, Kota and Udaipur. MTS is also credited to be the first telecom operator in the world to launch theRead More

Telenor India Q2 revenue reaches Rs 696 crore, down 27 percent

Telenor India Q2 revenue reaches Rs 696 crore, down 27 percent

July 24, 2013 at 1:46 am 0 comments

Telenor India reported Q2 revenues of Rs 696 crore, down by 27 percent Y-o-Y. On the other hand, revenues in six circles increased by 7 percent compared to second quarter last year despite negative development in Maharashtra following closure of neighbouring Mumbai circle earlier this year. The company’s number ofRead More

Etisalat Group Q2 revenue at AED 9.88 billion, up 20 percent

Etisalat Group Q2 revenue at AED 9.88 billion, up 20 percent

July 24, 2013 at 1:40 am 0 comments

Etisalat Group reported has reported strong consolidated revenues of AED 9,882 million during Q2, 2013 representing an increase of 20 percent in comparison to the same period of last year. During the quarter, the Group consolidated revenues was affected by the changing in the accounting treatment of the operations inRead More

Broadcom launches nextgen set top box

Broadcom launches nextgen set top box

July 24, 2013 at 1:16 am 0 comments

Broadcom today announced a new reference platform for operators in emerging markets to more cost-effectively deploy two-way set-top box (STB) solutions with high definition (HD) and Data Over Cable Service Interface Specification (DOCSIS) 2.0. The new Broadcom chipset builds on the proven engineering and expertise of the BCM7019 HD cableRead More

Prime Media Group selects Ericsson’s video processing platform

Prime Media Group selects Ericsson’s video processing platform

July 24, 2013 at 12:23 am 0 comments

Prime has selected Ericsson’s latest video processing platform to deliver new channels and improved efficiency. Prime is the first publicly announced customer in the Asia Pacific region to deploy Ericsson’s AVP 4000 compression platform, which is powered by the company’s first in-house programmable video processing chip. The announcement builds uponRead More