Markets

End User

  • Facebook plans mobile payment service


    15 Apr 2014

    Internet giant Facebook is close to being granted an electronic money licence for payment and remittance services, in the company's latest effort to boost mobile services.

  • FTC approves Facebook-WhatsApp deal

    11 Apr 2014

    The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has approved Facebook’s $19 billion acquisition of mobile messaging service WhatsApp, according to reports.

  • SingTel Group and Samsung deliver mobile initiatives


    11 Apr 2014

    SingTel Group and technology firm Samsung have today announced four joint initiatives designed to enhance mobile data services for customers.

Services

Infrastructure & Networks

  • Friday Network News: April 18


    18 Apr 2014

    Capacity brings you the latest network news. If you have network developments you'd like us to share, please tweet us @capacitymag or email editorial@capacitymedia.com.

  • Zain Jordan acquires LTE frequencies

    17 Apr 2014

    Zain Jordan has reportedly acquired LTE frequencies for 142 million dinars ($199.8 million) and will launch the service in the country at the end of this year.

Voice & VoIP

  • Friday Network News: April 18


    18 Apr 2014

    Capacity brings you the latest network news. If you have network developments you'd like us to share, please tweet us @capacitymag or email editorial@capacitymedia.com.

  • Partnerships key to growth in West Africa, say operators

    17 Apr 2014

    Panellists at West Africa Connect 2014 in Dakar, Senegal, have said the telecoms industry in the country needs to focus on collaboration, as the country bids to increase the industry’s importance to stimulate economic growth.

Data

Backhaul

  • Friday Network News: April 18


    18 Apr 2014

    Capacity brings you the latest network news. If you have network developments you'd like us to share, please tweet us @capacitymag or email editorial@capacitymedia.com.

  • Partnerships key to growth in West Africa, say operators

    17 Apr 2014

    Panellists at West Africa Connect 2014 in Dakar, Senegal, have said the telecoms industry in the country needs to focus on collaboration, as the country bids to increase the industry’s importance to stimulate economic growth.

Wireless & Mobile

  • Friday Network News: April 18


    18 Apr 2014

    Capacity brings you the latest network news. If you have network developments you'd like us to share, please tweet us @capacitymag or email editorial@capacitymedia.com.

  • Zain Jordan acquires LTE frequencies

    17 Apr 2014

    Zain Jordan has reportedly acquired LTE frequencies for 142 million dinars ($199.8 million) and will launch the service in the country at the end of this year.

Financial

  • Zain Jordan acquires LTE frequencies


    17 Apr 2014

    Zain Jordan has reportedly acquired LTE frequencies for 142 million dinars ($199.8 million) and will launch the service in the country at the end of this year.

  • AT&T could boycott next US spectrum auction

    17 Apr 2014

    AT&T, the second-largest player in the US mobile market, has said it may sit out of the next wave of auctions for airwaves if the FCC persists with rules to reserve bandwidth for smaller carriers.


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