Mexico MVNOs have minimal gains generating 196M in revenue

Mexico, MVNOs MVNOS in Mexico have less than 1% of mobile customers in the country, generating 196 million in revenue last year Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNO), which account for less than 1% of mobile customers in the country, generated 196 million in revenue last year, which means a share of only 0.3% of the…

EC to rule on Liberty Vodafone Netherlands JV on 19 July

EC, Liberty, Vodafone, Netherlands, JV Companies aim to complete merger by end of 2016 in bid to ramp up rivalry with KPN. The European Commission (EC) will decide by 19 July whether to approve Liberty Global and Vodafone’s planned merger in the Netherlands, it emerged this week. PREMIUM CONTENT: Please Login, or subscribe for access.…

US/UK MVNO FreedomPop launches OTT app

US/UK, MVNO, FreedomPop, OTT, APP FreedomPop, a US MVNO launched an OTT application in the UK providing access to its unique ‘free’ service to any customer Last year, the company launched its U.K. MVNO product, and recently the company has launched an over-the-top application designed to expand availability of its unique “free” service offering. PREMIUM…

Ireland, MVNO, Tesco Mobile sees losses rise as customer numbers grow

Ireland, MVNO, Tesco Mobile Revenues up 39% last year for country’s fourth largest mobile operator Losses at Tesco Mobile, the country’s fourth largest operator, rose by a third last year despite the company’s customer base increasing by more than 10%. Newly-filed accounts for the mobile virtual network operator (MVNO), which is a joint venture between…

Verizon Offers VoLTE Roaming Services to KDDI in the USA

VERIZON, VoLTE, Roaming KDDi, USA Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) signed an agreement today with Japan’s KDDI Corporation to offer its Voice over LTE (VoLTE) roaming services to KDDI’s customers travelling to the US. The US telecom company thus becomes the first company to offer VoLTE services to foreign customers in the US enabling it to…

Sandvine and TextNow bring Waterloo innovation to the US mobile market

Sandvine, TextNow Sandvine, (TSX:SVC) a leading provider of intelligent broadband network solutions for fixed and mobile operators, and TextNow, the company making mobile phone service more affordable through its unique cloud based technology, today announced Sandvine’s Network Policy Control platform will help power TextNow Wireless’ service in the United States. TextNow Wireless uses a hybrid…

ACM beboet Lycamobile voor te hoge roamingtarieven

ACM, Lycamobile, roamingtarieven Telefoonaanbieder Lycamobile Distribution Limited (hierna: Lycamobile) heeft te hoge roamingkosten in rekening gebracht. Klanten die mobiel belden, gebeld werden of sms’jes verzonden in het buitenland betaalden hierdoor te veel. De Autoriteit Consument & Markt (ACM) legt aan Lycamobile boetes op van in totaal EUR 196.000, vanwege tarieven die het heeft toegepast in…