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How Indian enterprises dumped 3G driven mobile broadband

When 3G was launched in 2010 and 4G later, the Indian telecom industry thought that the third and fourth generation access technologies will be...
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Ericsson says 3G services to cover 90% of 5 telecom circles by 2015

Ericsson India’s vice president and head of Engagement Practices Nishant Batra says 3G services will reach 90 percent of five telecom circles including Maharashtra, Gujarat, Tamil...

Idea Smart Wi-Fi 3G dongle promises 21.6 Mbps download and 5.76 Mbps upload speed

Indian telecom operator Idea Cellular has launched Idea Smart Wi-Fi, a 3G Wi-Fi dongle, promising 21.6 Mbps download and 5.76 Mbps upload speed. Idea Cellular will...

Airtel Wi-Fi dongles promise 21.6 mbps download speed on 3G

Indian telecom service provider Bharti Airtel introduced its 3G Wi-Fi dongles offering download speeds of up to 21.6 mbps speed on 3G. Airtel’s 3G Wi-Fi...

3G and LTE service price difference will be less than 5% from 2015

The price difference between 3G and LTE services will be less than 5 percent from 2015, said Gartner. By end of 2014, LTE devices will...
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How Globe Telecom is building mobile data biz

Globe Telecom President & CEO Ernest Cu today said the smartphone uptake will further boost the company’s mobile data business in the second half...

Vodafone ups 2G, 3G mobile Internet rates by 100%

Indian telecom operator Vodafone has increased its mobile Internet rates for 2G and 3G customers by 100 percent across the country. Vodafone will be implementing...

Tata Docomo to add 1,000 telecom sites to expand 3G to 53 towns in...

Indian telecom operator Tata Docomo on Thursday said it would add 1,000 new telecom sites to expand its 3G services to 43 more towns...

Idea Cellular to expand 3G network to 170 towns in Punjab with 1800 3G...

Indian telecom operator Idea Cellular is planning to expand its 3G network coverage to cover 170 towns in Punjab with 1800 3G cell sites...
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Reliance Communications to focus on 3G and REV-B network with Rs 2,000 crore Capex

Reliance Communications is planning to focus on 3G and REV-B network expansion with a Capex (capital spending) of nearly Rs 2,000 crore during fiscal...

VimpelCom Capex up 24% in first quarter, focus on 3G and LTE

VimpelCom today said its first quarter (Q1 2014) Capex (capital spending) for telecom infrastructure rose 24 percent to 736 million euros. The primary focus of...

Idea Cellular resumes 3G roaming, enabling mobile Internet to 25% of 137 million users

Indian telecom service provider Idea Cellular today announced that it resumed 3G services through Intra-Circle Roaming (ICR) across 10 circles to 25 percent of...

Mobile broadband subscriptions to reach 2.3 billion in 2014: ITU

Mobile broadband subscriptions will reach 2.3 billion globally in 2014 with 55 percent in developing world, said telecom industry body ITU. Mobile broadband Global mobile broadband...
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Bharti Airtel to re-start 3G roaming in eight telecom circles

Indian telecom service provider Airtel today resumed its 3G roaming services in eight circles. The decision to resume 3G services follows telecom tribunal TDSAT’s verdict...

Indian 3G to take off finally as telecom tribunal TDSAT allows roaming

Indian telecom subscribers, industry stakeholders, mobile carriers, smartphone vendors waited for nearly four years to know that TSPs with 3G can offer roaming without...

China Telecom Q1 2014 result: revenues up 7%, LTE demand eats into 3G

China Telecom on Monday said its Q1 2014 revenue increased 6.9 percent to $13.3 billion (RMB 83,184 million) and profit increased 17.9 percent to...

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