EU gives green light for advanced 5G on planes The European Commission (EC) has given the green light for airlines to provide the latest 5G technology on their planes, as the regulatory body updated the implementing decision on spectrum for mobile communications on-board aircrafts, designating certain frequencies for in-flight 5G technology..

28th November 2022

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SKT launches ifland metaverse in 49 countries and regions South Korean telecommunications giant SK Telecom (SKT) has launched its metaverse platform ‘ifland’ simultaneously in 49 countries and regions throughout the world.

25th November 2022

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DigitalBridge acquires Malaysian AIMS Group and forms edge data centre platform Florida-based digital infrastructure firm DigitalBridge Group has acquired an ownership stake in Malaysian data centres operator AIMS Group from Kuala Lumpur-based connectivity provider TIME dotCom Berhad.

24th November 2022

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DTAC and True merger in Thailand delayed until 2023 A proposed merger between DTAC and True, two of Thailand's biggest mobile operators, has been put off until 2023 because the respective owners of the two companies have yet to satisfy conditions set by regulator the Securities and Exchange Commission of Thailand.

23rd November 2022

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EU commits €2.4 billion for new satellite secure communications system The EC and European Parliament have reached an agreement to establish an EU secure connectivity programme for satellite communications which involve the launch of hundreds of low earth orbit satellites during the period 2023-2027.

22nd November 2022

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Telco complaints drop in the third consecutive quarter, Communications Alliance report finds The average number of complaints per service to the Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman (TIO) fell to a record low in July-September, declining for the third consecutive quarter, according to Communications Alliance’s Complaints-in-Context Report.

18th November 2022

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Apple enables satellite emergency services on iPhone 14 models in America Iconic tech giant Apple has announced that users of the iPhone 14 range in the US and Canada can now use their phones to contact emergency services by satellite. Dialpad announces Dialpad for Startups program AI powered communication platform Dialpad has launched Dialpad for Startups program in Australia and New Zealand.

17th November 2022

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Google to pay 40 US states $391.5 million for misleading users True to its well-earned reputation for being the most penalised big tech company on the planet, search giant Google has been hit with massive penalties in the US over employing dodgy practices with its user tracking data.

16th November 2022

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Russian companies face difficulties in finding cybersecurity specialists As Russia continues to get the blame for the recent spate of cybersecurity incidents that have compromised the data integrity of major corporations in the West including Australia, Russian companies are finding it increasingly difficult to find cybersecurity personnel for their own security needs. 

15th November 2022

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