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Australian report reveals growing demand for superfast mobile broadband

The results of an Australian report have shown that there is a growing demand for faster mobile broadband throughout the country, something which the government’s National Broadband Network policy needs to address. 47% of Australian internet users accessed the internet via a mobile phone in 2012, the report said, and this usage was definitely on Full Article

African Mobile Penetration Tops 80%

The latest report on the growth of African telecommunications has revealed that cell phone penetration reached 80% in the first quarter of 2013 and continued to grow all year. ...Full Article

Two-Thirds of US Smartphone Market Owned by Apple and Samsung

If you’re American and you own a smartphone, there is a 68% chance that your handset was manufactured by either Apple or Samsung. The two dueling phone manufacturers are ...Full Article

Roaming Data Rakes in the Cash for Carriers

Trying to get internet access on your mobile devices when you’re travelling can be just as frustrating as it is expensive for you- for carriers it’s big business. It’s ...Full Article

Brazil Drops Proposed Internet Data Storage Bill

Brazilian lawmakers have dropped the proposed bill which would have required all foreign internet companies to store data within the country. Ever since the National Security Agency’s activities became ...Full Article

AT&T set to make waves with new “Sponsored Data”

Wireless provider AT&T has announced a new program called “Sponsored Data”, which promises to have a big impact on the US wireless market. “Sponsored Data” would permit companies pay ...Full Article

Southwest Airlines offering gate-to-gate Wi-Fi

As well as allowing use of electronics during takeoff and landing, Southwest Airlines is to be the first airline to offer what they’re referring to as “gate-to-gate” Wi-Fi. Thanks ...Full Article

New Intel Cable Transfers Data at 800Gbps

Google Fiber’s 1Gbps connection speed might seem a little excessive to you, but Intel’s latest technology puts it to shame. A new cable developed by the hardware manufacturer is ...Full Article

iPhone 5S Users Are the Most Data-Hungry

According to a recent report by JDSU, iPhone 5S owners are the most data-hungry of all smartphone users, devouring as much as 7 times more data that those with ...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