Over 100,000 premises to get superfast broadband in Edinburgh

BT has rolled out fibre-optic broadband to Granton and Fairmilehead, making available superfast broadband to more than 100,000 properties in Edinburgh, Scotland. The milestone achievement puts all of Edinburgh accessible to superfast connectivity, as a result of the telecoms giant BT’s £2.5 billion programme in UK. The rollout will make available fibre broadband to 9,000 […]

Samsung partners with Carphone Warehouse to put up its standalone stores

Samsung, the South Korean electronics giant, is all set to open 60 standalone stores across seven nations, including UK and Ireland. To go ahead with its plans, Samsung has signed a 5-year deal with Carphone Warehouse. Carphone Warehouse’s Chief Executive, Andrew Harrison, said this is an important alliance, as together with both their strengths, a […]

Gigaclear opts out of project in Wiltshire anticipating BT/BDUK rollout

A proposed plan to set up a FTTP networks in Tytherleys, in Wiltshire, England, capable of 1,000 Mbps has been trashed by Gigaclear, the ISP that proposed it. They have pulled out of their proposed investment in South Wiltshire and West Wiltshire. Gigaclear confirmed this to potential customers opting for their service. This comes after […]

Smartphones dominating fast growing high-speed wireless device markets

According to research and studies, mobile PCs and smartphones in particular, will see major growth and become the biggest players in the high-speed wireless technology markets. Makers and suppliers of high-speed wireless ICs and such products, would be focusing their attention to this market, which is believed to generate revenues of £1.5 billion ($2.5 billion) […]

Samsung and Google strike a mutual deal on patents

Google and Samsung have struck a deal on cross-licensing their thousands of patents, and that should pave a new way to end the smartphone patent disputes and protracted litigation. Google, the internet giant, and Samsung, one of the biggest manufacturers of smartphones in the world, have announced that they have entered into an agreement regarding […]

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