According to the industry body, GSMA, more than half (54%) of the world's population now owns a smartphone. However, the rate of new mobile internet users has slowed down. The GSMA's annual State of Mobile Internet Connectivity Report 2023 reveals that 4.3 billion people currently own a smartphone. These smartphone users are skilled at finding mobile internet services to assist them with various tasks.
Nanotechnology is generating significant changes in the field of technological innovation, which is resulting in the emergence of new opportunities in numerous fields, including agriculture, healthcare and aerospace. It is transforming how we manage supply chains, design products and lead initiatives to increase the sustainability of enterprises. GlobalData, a leader in data and analytics, forecasts that nanotechnology will play a significant role in the implementation of innovative and effective solutions in the future.
At the Global Mobile Broadband Forum (MBBF) 2023, Huawei's Yang Chaobin, a Board Member and President overseeing ICT Products and Solutions, introduced LampSite X, an innovative 5G indoor digital solution set to usher in a new era of indoor connectivity and intelligence.
CloserStill Media, the global producer of market-leading events, will be presenting an exceptional lineup of speakers for the Main Stage at Tech Week Singapore, which will take place on October 11-12 at Marina Bay Sands.
During the 2023 Global Mobile Broadband Forum (MBBF 2023), Huawei's President of Wireless Solution, Cao Ming, introduced the inaugural comprehensive suite of solutions for 5.5G in the industry. Cao emphasized the timeliness of 5.5G in facilitating new experiences, connections, and services.
NEC Corporation has announced the completion and operation of the Patara-2 submarine cable system in Indonesia. This cable system is owned by Telkom Indonesia, the largest digital telecommunications company in the country, which is dedicated to accelerating digitalization in Indonesia. The Patara-2 submarine cable system is a high-speed optical fiber cable that spans approximately 1,200 kilometers. It has a capacity of 100 gigabits per second and consists of 80 wavelengths and two fiber pairs.
The downfall of the SEA FinTech startup ecosystem can be attributed to rising interest rates, macroeconomic factors and fear of reduced startup valuations.
LG Electronics, in partnership with LG U+, successfully tested the wireless transmission and reception of 6G terahertz (THz) data across a 500-meter distance in LG Sciencepark in Magok, Seoul. This is the farthest distance recorded in any 6G test conducted in an outdoor, metropolitan setting to date.
SoftBank Corp., the telecommunications subsidiary of SoftBank Group Corp., has announced plans to expand its global IoT business in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region starting in October 2023.
Globe Telecom has collaborated with the Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines (IPOPHL) and four Internet service providers (ISPs) to combat piracy and protect intellectual property.