MegaFon claims commercial gigabit LTE in Moscow

MegaFon says it has become one of the first operators in Europe to achieve gigabit speeds on its commercial LTE network. The company achieved a peak download speed of 979Mbps in Moscow. Alexei Semenov, director of the Stolichny (capital city) branch of ... ( read original story ...)

Rubber used in 3G surfaces face ban over cancer fears

The rubber crumb used in 3G artificial football pitches is facing a Europe-wide ban because of cancer fears. The black granules give a more realistic bounce but are made of old car tyres and contain toxic chemicals including mercury, lead, benzene and arsenic. ( read original story ...)

Kraft Heinz sees ‘significant’ investment in EMEA

As a result, EBITDA in Europe decreased 8.6% to €171.9m ($202m). Addressing analysts during a conference call, however, CEO Bernardo Vieira Hees was upbeat on the prospects for the region. Kraft Heinz was formed when investment groups 3G Capital and ... ( read original story ...)

Europe B2C E-Commerce Market 2017

LONDON, Aug. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- In Europe, online retail sales achieved several hundreds of billions of Euros in 2016. Cited information from the yStats.com report reveals how B2C E-Commerce sales in the region are estimated to keep double-digit ... ( read original story ...)