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Movistar puts 75% Spain on 5G

Spain’s largest operator, Movistar, has reached 76 per cent of the country with its 5G coverage – including 1,200 municipalities, 15 ahead of schedule, and ahead of the initial plan…

Never.no extends audience reach with WhatsApp

Audience engagement specialist Never.no has updated its cloud-based social and content management platform, Bee-On, featuring the integration of WhatsApp, which enables users to interact and engage with audiences on the…

EE 5G ‘Connected Stadium’ boost

EE 5G ‘Connected Stadium’ boost

London Stadium has switched on a new 5G network, offering fans a fully connected experience as they return to the venue. Multiplay telco EE says its 5G network brings increased…

Survey: Data tops speed for mobile users

Survey: Data tops speed for mobile users

Research conducted by mobile network performance testing specialist RootMetrics by IHS Markit into consumer and business attitudes towards network loyalty, speed and 5G has challenged some of the industry’s conventional…

Virgin, O2 merger in-depth investigation

Virgin, O2 merger in-depth investigation

The UK’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has referred the proposed merger of Virgin Media and Virgin Mobile with O2 for an in-depth Phase 2 investigation. The move comes after…

Synamedia: “Streamers looking at power of linear TV”

Nick Thexton, CTO, Synamedia, has offered his industry thoughts and predictions for 2021. Thexton believes that consumers’ loyalty to content will play a big part in driving demand for business…

Japan: DAZN 5G partnership with KDDI

Japan: DAZN 5G partnership with KDDI

DAZN, the sports streaming service, has partnered with Japanese telecommunications company, KDDI, to bring customers in Japan an enhanced 5G sport viewing experience. The agreement marks DAZN’s first 5G payment…

Report: Shift in ad spend from linear TV to digital to accelerate

Integral Ad Science (IAS), a global player in digital ad verification, has released its 2021 Industry Pulse Report. Surveying over 200 ad industry experts, IAS found that issues around digital…

DSPs are undermining their own 5G investment. Here’s why (and how to fix it).

Billions spent on network investment are at risk due to slow take-up of 5G. Customer expectations of 5G are being frustrated by lack of experience innovation. Poor communication of new…

FCC begins latest 5G spectrum auction

The Federal Communications Commission has kicked off its latest US 5G spectrum auction, making available 280 megahertz of prime mid-band spectrum in the 3.7-3.98 GHz band—a portion of the C-band.…

Nokia to lead EU’s 6G project Hexa-X

Nokia to lead EU’s 6G project Hexa-X

Nokia has been named the overall project leader for Hexa-X, the European Commission’s 6G flagship initiative for research that will drive the overall 6G vision. The project goals include creating…

Study: Adding spare capacity to FTTH reduces 5G costs

Study: Adding spare capacity to FTTH reduces 5G costs

The FTTH Council has revealed the results of its second study aimed at quantifying the potential cost savings which could be made by building converged 5G-fibre networks. It demonstrates that…

discovery+ launching in Jan

discovery+ launching in Jan

Multichannel programmer Discovery has revealed details of its SVoD service, discovery+. Declaring the day to be “very special and historic” for the company, President and CEO David Zaslav confirmed the…

Report: CPE & video demand impacting sustainability

Report: CPE & video demand impacting sustainability

What is described as the “staggering” disparity between the energy demands of emerging consumer devices and immersive video experiences has spotlighted the need for more environmentally sustainable choices across the…

Poland: Antstream Arcade partners with Play

Poland: Antstream Arcade partners with Play

Global retro game streaming service Antstream Arcade has announced a partnership with Polish mobile operator Play. Enabling Play customers to stream Antstream’s thousands of iconic games, this tie-up is the…

Nokia: “5G is 90% more energy efficient”

A study by Nokia and Telefónica has found that 5G networks are up to 90 per cent more energy efficient per traffic unit than legacy 4G networks. The research, which…