Mobile data stories
Telstra reaffirms plan to retire 3G network by 2024 for 4G/5G upgrade
Telstra confirms plans to retire its 3G network by 2024 to bolster 4G/5G infrastructure, enhancing coverage and reliability.
New NZ telco Rocket Mobile launches with unlimited data plans
NZ's Rocket Mobile launches as a new telecommunication service bringing unlimited data plans, aiming to challenge rival companies' hidden costs.
Battleface and CELITECH partner to enhance travel safety with eSIM technology
Battleface, a leading travel insurance provider, has partnered with CELITECH to integrate eSIM technology, revolutionizing travel safety and connectivity.
Spark uses AI to personalize plans based on individual needs
Spark uses AI-driven decision making to offer tailor-made plans to its customers, ensuring they get the most from their broadband and mobile plans.
DellOro: RAN market comes in below expectations in 2022
The slower momentum that has characterised the broader 2G-5G Radio Access Network market since 4Q 2021 extended to 4Q 2022.
Worldwide 5G mobile data traffic exploding - report
5G small cell deployments are set to take over from 4G in 2028 as mobile network operators scramble to meet skyrocketing mobile data traffic demands.
DSL still experiencing rapid rates of decline in OECD countries
High-speed fibre internet continues to be the most significant player in OECD countries, with growth rates still powering ahead of DSL.
New Ericsson mobility report highlights mobile data traffic increase and significant 5G uptake
The recent Ericsson mobility report has signalled a significant growth in mobile data traffic over the last 10 years, with an increase over 300-fold.
10Gbps 5G data speeds - Qualcomm and Keysight achieve industry-first milestone
A collaboration between Qualcomm and Keysight has achieved 5G 10Gbps data connection speeds, an industry-first milestone.
Dynatrace introduces Session Replay, revamping mobile UX
Dynatrace's Digital Experience Module now offers a movie-like view of mobile user experience, allowing teams to see every click and tap.
2talk launches mobile plans, offers complete communications solution
Business cloud service provider 2talk has launched mobile plans, adding to its broadband and IP Voice products.
ComCom: Broadband pricing stagnant in 2020 despite NZers flocking online
Despite increased demand, fixed line broadband pricing remains expensive tor all tiers compared to other countries in the OECD.
Vodafone NZ clocks record data usage for New Year’s Eve
Over this New Year’s Eve, New Zealanders around the country consumed mobile data in staggering numbers, according to local telco Vodafone NZ.
Vodafone NZ upgrades more than 120 mobile cell sites in preparation for 5G
Vodafone NZ upgrades 120+ mobile cell sites in response to growing data use, with a focus on 4G and 4.5G technology.
Skinny ups it game with new endless data plans
Skinny rolls out NZ's cheapest Endless Data plans, offering boundless browsing from just $36.
Vodafone launches new endless data plans for consumers and business customers
Vodafone New Zealand unveils new mobile phone plans with endless data, addressing customers' increasing demand for data.
Mobile malware and exploitation amongst biggest cyber threats for 2020
Kaspersky warns of soaring mobile malware in Asia Pacific for 2020.
Study shows the positive social impact of mobile big data
A new GSMA study reveals the potential for big data solutions to positively impact 150 million lives over the next five years.
Spark lifts earnings on the back of mobile, wireless, cloud services
The telco's continued improved performance was founded on a clear strategy with strong execution and greater customer focus.
Mobile data usage causes huge demand for mobile broadband
In 2018, broadband subscriptions rose by 8%, or 108 million subscriptions, resulting in mobile broadband penetration reaching just under 110%.
Forgotten your phone? Nearly half of Kiwis would feel ‘naked’
A majority of Kiwis are finding mobile phones increasingly indispensable to everyday life, a new survey finds with some very interesting results.
'No way' to stop sale of 46 million Malaysians' personal data after crippling breach
Data from a major 2014 data breach that affected 46 million Malaysian mobile phone users is being sold for RM32,000, with no way to stop it, according to Quann Malaysia.
Major data breach hits Malaysia's 46 million mobile phone users
A data breach has put more than 46 million Malaysian mobile phone users at risk and has affected many of the country’s major telecommunicatio.
Malaysia’s telecom market to ‘stay afloat’ through to 2021
Malaysia’s telecom market is in relatively comfortable stead according to a new report from GlobalData, driven largely by mobile data.