Wednesday, July 17, 2024


One New Zealand

One New Zealand extends 3G switch-off date

One New Zealand has announced it is postponing switching off its 3G network from 31 August 2024 to 31 March 2025. One New Zealand Chief...
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M1, Singtel and StarHub to retire 3G by 31st July 2024

M1, Singtel and StarHub will retire all 3G services, including voice, messaging and data, which are no longer widely used in Singapore, with effect...
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Unpacking the Designs and Innovations Inspired by You

Spotlight on Innovation | Last year, I expanded my responsibilities as head of Samsung’s MX Business, to lead our Corporate Design Center. My career...
BT and EE

EE Set to Retire 3G in Warrington this Summer

EE customers in Warrington will be supported to move to 4G or 5G as part of a pilot withdrawal of its 3G service in...
Vodafone set to UK 3G switch off from June 2023

Vodafone set to UK 3G switch off from June 2023

Vodafone is gradually phasing out its 3G coverage in the UK, replacing it with strengthened 4G and 5G services. The switch off allows 3G...

Cellular One Picks Optiva to Modernize its Network

Cellular One, a provider of mobile technology and wireless communications to tribal lands and communities in the American Southwest, has selected Optiva to support...
Spark New Zealand

Spark set to close 3G network, make way for 5G in rural Aotearoa

Spark will close down its legacy 3G network towards the end of 2025, freeing up limited radio spectrum that will enable its 5G roll...

Keysight Unveils Test Platform for 5G RedCap, Cellular IoT Progression

Keysight Technologies, Inc., a technology company that delivers advanced design and validation solutions to help accelerate innovation to connect and secure the world, announced...
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Proximus to switch off 3G network by the end of 2024

Proximus has decided to stop providing services on its 3G network by the end of 2024, and to fully invest in newer generations of...
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Mavenir Starts Production of Open RAN Radios in India

Mavenir, the Network Software Provider building the future of networks with cloud-native software that runs on any cloud and transforms the way the world...
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Vodafone NZ Set to Switch Off 3G by late 2024

Vodafone New Zealand has announced that by 31 August 2024 it will have rolled out 4G or 5G to everywhere currently served by 3G,...

GSA Reveals Findings on its 2G-3G Switch-off Report

The Global mobile Suppliers Association (GSA) has released the findings of its new report 2G-3G Switch-off July-2022. Drawing on information collected by the GSA...
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Swisscom set to switch off 3G by the end of 2025

Swisscom will continue to operate 3G technology in its mobile network until the end of 2025, when it will then be switched off. In...
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Orange Mali Picks Intelsat for 3G, 4G Connectivity

Intelsat, operator of the world’s largest integrated satellite and terrestrial network and leading provider of inflight connectivity (IFC), has been selected by Orange Mali...

Vodafone UK announces 3G retirement in 2023

Vodafone will begin retiring its 3G network in 2023 as part of a network modernisation programme to improve the 4G and 5G experience for...
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Parallel Wireless Expands US Headquarters, R&D Center

Parallel Wireless, Inc., the U.S. based Open RAN company delivering All G, cloud-native, Open RAN solution, is expanding Open RAN Research and Development Centers...
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Parallel Wireless Expands India R&D to Drive Open RAN Testing

Parallel Wireless, Inc., the U.S.-based Open RAN company delivering All G, cloud-native, Open RAN solution, is expanding its Open RAN Research and Development Centers...
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Ericsson Enables multi-operator RAN with KDDI and SoftBank

Ericsson has been selected by KDDI CORPORATION and SoftBank Corp. as one of the vendors to help deploy Japan’s first Multi-Operator Radio Access Network...
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Ooredoo Oman Taps Nokia to Start 4G, 5G FWA Deployment

Nokia and Ooredoo have announced the introduction of super-fast and reliable 4G and 5G fixed wireless (FWA) access throughout Oman. Work to deploy the...

Global Internet Initiative Calls for Return of Full Internet Services in Myanmar

Telenor has signed a joint statement by the Global Network Initiative and the Myanmar Centre for Responsible Business, calling for an end to the...