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StarHub, U Mobile to run 5G roaming tests

StarHub, U Mobile to run 5G roaming tests

The trials will run entirely on 5G, and independent of 4G infrastructure, which the Singapore and Malaysia telcos say make these different from other roaming trials that still tap 5G non-standalone technology.

December 30, 2019 by

Huawei refutes suggestions state support drove its growth

Huawei refutes suggestions state support drove its growth

Chinese tech giant has lashed out at a US media report that claims its success was fuelled by billions of dollars in financial support from China's government, arguing that its ties are no different from any other private company that operates in the country.

December 26, 2019 by

China Mobile opens first EU data centre in UK

China Mobile opens first EU data centre in UK

Chinese telco has opened a data centre in the UK -- its first of such facility in Europe -- which serves as an international network exchange and internet data centre, and will facilitate connectivity between Asia and Europe.

December 19, 2019 by

Hands-on with the Sprint HTC EVO 4G LTE

Hands-on with the Sprint HTC EVO 4G LTE

Sprint rolled out the new HTC EVO 4G LTE, after delays caused by an Apple lawsuit, and it is a fine device for the Sprint network. Without LTE in place though, the data speeds are tough to swallow when you have LTE devices on other networks.

June 18, 2012 by

Vocus lays cross-harbour fibre: photos

Vocus lays cross-harbour fibre: photos

Telecommunications and datacentre company Vocus laid 1.5 kilometres worth of armoured fibre cable across Sydney Harbour today, in an effort to lower latency for communications between the Australian Stock Exchange's liquidity centre and Sydney's financial district.

June 13, 2012 by

Hands-on with the HTC Titan II on AT&T

Hands-on with the HTC Titan II on AT&T

AT&T is the premier Windows Phone partner in the U.S. and in addition to the new Nokia Lumia 900 they launched the HTC Titan II. After testing out both of the devices, I have to say I like the HTC Titan II better than the Lumia 900.

April 25, 2012 by

The latest in emergency tech: pics

The latest in emergency tech: pics

The Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials Australasia conference gives vendors a chance to show off the latest and greatest tech for keeping the public safe and dealing with emergency situations. ZDNet Australia took a sneak peak at some of the tech on show.

March 12, 2012 by

The global 5G future hangs on Brexit

ZDNet's Scott Fulton explains that as the European Union pivots toward a political policy of “technological sovereignty,” Great Britain faces a huge decision: To be one-fourth of a would-be superpower, or strike out as a free agent. The US isn’t helping much. So, the UK’s choice could determine whether 5G wireless remains a global standard or fragments into two, or maybe three, vendor-driven derivatives. Read more: https://zd.net/2NO4wki

November 5, 2019 by

OzEmail Metrowide Wireless

OzEmail Metrowide Wireless

It's not exactly cheap, but if you want wireless broadband on the go -- and critically, if you live in the right bits of the correct cities -- then it's your best current choice.

February 7, 2005 by

LG U8110

LG U8110

Available on 3, LG's U8110 is a clamshell mobile phone that supports video calls and has a MP3 player onboard.

August 8, 2004 by

NEC e616

NEC e616

A high-end handset from 3, the NEC e616 is capable of making video calls, sending video messages, downloading music/games and playing multimedia files. Read our Australian review.

May 31, 2004 by

NEC e313

NEC e313

Like a centre player on a basketball court, the 313's length makes it stand high above the rest. Does this combination from NEC and 3 score well with us? Find out in our Australian review.

May 31, 2004 by

Orange Smart City-Coupé

Orange Smart City-Coupé

Mobile phone operator <A href="http://www.orange.co.uk/about/smart/smart_coupe.html">Orange</A> and <A href="http://www.thesmart.co.uk/index.asp?mainFrame=/smart_range/cars/coupe/Index_Orange.asp">Smart</A> (part of the Daimler Chrysler group) have joined forces to bring out a funky limited-edition black Smart car with Orange-customised dials and trim. More importantly, the car addresses the upcoming (1 December 2003) law banning the use of handheld mobile phones when driving by including a built-in Bluetooth handsfree kit that’s integrated with the car’s audio system.

November 26, 2003

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