Unapologetic about undercutting traditional telco revenues in SMS and voice with Facebook Messenger, CEO Mark Zuckerberg has said that Facebook can help mobile companies drive up revenue through increased data usage.
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A three year, £1.5bn investment goes toward speeding up 4G and providing reliable voice and data services for 99 per cent of the UK's population.
T-Mobile continues its aggressive march on competing carriers by launching the first cellular Google Nexus 9 and offering low cost unlimited data, voice, and text business plans.
Optus has announced the availability of a new data cable broadband bundle for customers that are being serviced by its hybrid fibre-coaxial cable network.
While Australians continue to download increasing amounts of data, the number of people using broadband quicker than 24Mbps has stalled, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics.
BlackBerry's acquisition of German software firm Secusmart is aimed at securing voice and data and putting better mobile security in every president and chancellor's hand.
The Australian government has launched a single platform containing a number of the data sets released by the government, including broadband availability and quality.
Telstra has signed a five-year deal to provide Westpac’s domestic data network, primary internet access, outbound voice and Pacific Bank telecommunications services.
FreedomPop also released a new iOS app that provides free calls, texts, and voicemail on iOS devices, but is free really free?
Add a tablet to a voice plan, get up to 1GB of extra 4G LTE data per month through 2014
Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull has launched a new website built on data collected from the telcos purporting to display broadband availability across Australia.
As Singapore wraps up the year with a bustling startup ecosystem and significant milestones including the launch of its Personal Data Protection Act and amendments to Computer Misuse Act to combat cyberattacks. However, further efforts are needed to continue driving broadband adoption and to encourage 'bootstrapping' attitude in graduates
Replicating current analogue services over the Coalition's FttN NBN will be complex, expensive, time-consuming and may not be a "sensible" use of government funding, a confidential NBN Co assessment has warned.
India's Idea Cellular offers an attractive incentive for post-paid subscribers by reducing its international roaming tariffs for both voice and data, offering savings up to 95 percent. But local SIM cards may still be cheaper options.
With India already having some of the lowest tariffs in the world for both voice and data, competition is about to pick up as 3G rates have been slashed to 2G rates, benefiting subscribers all over.
Forrester’s workforce survey reveals that 37% of information workers who have smartphones say they use voice command at least occasionally. But, Forrester's J.P. Gownder argues that voice control itself isn’t the main story. Rather, it’s about the new breed of data-rich intelligence – which we call intelligent agents – that will bring voice control to the masses.
For some customers, speed will be limited to 2Mbps if they use more than 300GB for four months in a row.
Despite seeing massive growth over past three years, data used on mobile devices makes up only 3 percent of all data downloaded by Australians, as the domination of fixed-line broadband goes unchallenged.
Temporary improvements have been introduced to cope with the predicted increase in voice and data traffic
Younger smartphone users prioritse data over voice because they're moving to IP-based messaging services such as WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger and Skype, according to a multi-country survey by Analysys Mason
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