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EU Seeks to Ban Mobile Roaming Fees

A new initiative by the European Union could mean that EU citizens will soon be allowed to travel from one country to the next without incurring hefty roaming charges from their mobile phone providers. According a report from Reuters, official EU documents have confirmed that the European Parliament’s industry committee may soon succeed in making Full Article

Tech Giants Join Wi-Fi Coalition

With the growing rise for data and constant, reliable connectivity, technology companies have recognized the importance of expanding existing Wi-Fi networks. Late last week, 18 tech companies including Google, ...Full Article

Wireless Traffic Soars during Super Bowl

The Broncos might be celebrating their Super Bowl victory, but it seems like wireless carriers were the real winner this weekend, reporting huge spikes in internet usage and data ...Full Article

Facebook posing new threat to wireless carriers

Though the seemingly random $2 billion acquisition of Oculus VR clouded Facebook’s previous (and almost equally mysterious) purchase of messaging app WhatsApp, some interesting details are emerging. In Europe, ...Full Article

Google working on wireless carrier services

According to reports, Google is considering launching a wireless carrier service. This comes after the tech giant reportedly met with Verizon to discuss the possibility of launching its own ...Full Article

American Mobile Network Speeds Dwarfed by Competitors across the Globe

A new study of 16 countries around the world has placed the US almost at the very bottom of the list in terms of average download speeds across mobile ...Full Article

Sprint Adds LTE to 20 Markets

As the demand for mobile data increases, telecom companies struggle to keep up with technology requirements while also competing with one another for customers. In the fight to keep ...Full Article

Mobile Data Revenue to Soar to $100 Billion this Year

Mobile internet is continuing to pick up speed around the world, and data use is growing steadily along with it. This year, mobile data revenue is expected to rake ...Full Article

Japan Gets Its Biggest Citywide Free Wi-Fi Network

Travelers in the Land of the Rising Sun might have noticed a strange anomaly; although Japan is one of the world leaders in technology and connectivity, free Wi-Fi networks ...Full Article

UK and Germany Collaborate on 5G Research

Researchers from three universities in the UK and Germany will band together to spur developments in 5G wireless technology. The research was announced by British Prime Minister David Cameron ...Full Article