RCom drops merger with Aircel due to “uncertainties”

In announcing its new strategy, it said “unlimited free voice offers and irrational pricing by all industry participants have destroyed profitability” for traditonal 2G and 3G mobile businesses ... World Live as the Asia editor for its new Asia ... ( read original story ...)

5G: game changer or just another buzzword?

A recent study by Ericsson has shown that 5G could add up to approximately US$600 billion in revenue opportunities for mobile operators within the next 10 years. In anticipation of this, several Asian carriers have been busy developing and conducting 5G ... ( read original story ...)

Devices ready for pre 5G technology, says Airtel CEO

Gopal Vittal, chief executive officer and managing director, Bharti Airtel (India and South Asia), in an interview with Mansi Taneja ... Massive MIMO is a new technology, but it's one step before 5G. It's actually 4.5G. On a standard radio equipment ... ( read original story ...)