Global standard coming for next-generation mobile service

TOKYO -- A worldwide standard for mobile communications is in the works as Japan, the U.S., Europe, China and South Korea work to set common specifications for ultrahigh-speed 5G data services by 2020 -- a move expected to propel the spread of "internet of ... ( read original story ...)

Asia – Fixed Broadband Market – Statistics and Analyses

South Korea and Japan are the leading two countries in Asia with regards to internet penetration with ... due to higher speed mobile broadband services based on HSPA and LTE. However, fixed broadband services will continue to grow based on the sheer ... ( read original story ...)

Reliance launches 4G enabled low-cost phone

Reliance Industries launched a low-cost phone with 4G-enabled features on Friday in a bid to woo tens of millions of low-income users to its upstart telecoms venture Jio's service. A woman checks her mobile phone as she walks past a mobile store of ... ( read original story ...)