Tag Archive: Wireless

Jul 29

India adds 60m mobile users in 3 months

Tweet Indian telecom companies added nearly 60 million mobile users in three months, taking the country’s number of wireless subscribers to around 812 million, according to official data. India is the world’s fastest-growing mobile phone market and second largest after China, with over a dozen operators competing for millions of new customers each month. The …

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May 27

$1.2bn financing boosts STC’s mobile TV offering

Tweet Indonesia’s wireless broadband capability is to be extended – and with it high speed internet and mobile TV offering – after Axis, the Saudi Telecom Company (STC) owned operator, completed a US$1.2 billion network expansion financing deal. Read more: $1.2bn financing boosts STC’s mobile TV offering | News | Rapid TV News http://www.rapidtvnews.com/index.php/2011052612405/12bn-financing-for-stcs-mobile-broadband-unit-in-indonesia.html#ixzz1NWHPmCfb

Mar 31

SK Telecom rumoured to be bidding for Blockbuster

Tweet Leading South Korean wireless carrier SK Telecom is reportedly considering bidding for to buy bankrupt US video rental chain Blockbuster. According to reports in the Financial Times, SK executives regard the move as crucial in its efforts to strengthen its content development, especially out of its currently sluggish domestic market.   Read more: SK …

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Jan 17

Searching for the Future of Television

Tweet Nearly every week from last February until mid-May, Google trotted wide-eyed visitors into a small room at its colorful headquarters in Mountain View, Cali­fornia. Inside were a comfy couch and easy chairs, a tall fabric houseplant in a corner, and a large high-definition television set atop a credenza. Under the watchful eyes of engi­neers …

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Jan 03

“True-Hutch deal finalised”- Bangkok Post

Tweet Telecom conglomerate True Corp on Wednesday announced the purchase of Hutchison Wireless MultiMedia Holdings in a transaction valued at 4.35 billion baht. True, in a statement to the Stock Exchange of Thailand, said subsidiary Real Move would purchase a 92.5 per cent stake in Hutchison Wireless Multimedia for 4.35 billion baht. Real Move will …

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