Singtel plans to deploy IoT-driven smart meters in Singapore

Singtel and global smart metering solutions provider EDMI are collaborating to deploy a smart electric metering infrastructure in Singapore. The two companies have tested the use of smart electric meters over Singtel’s nationwide LTE Cat-M1 cellular IoT network...

The first 5G spec is officially complete

The organisation which governs cellular standards, the 3GPP, has officially signed off the first 5G specification. Here on Telecoms we’ve covered many pre-5G trials, but it now won’t be long before we can start reporting on the real deal. Cristiano Amon, Executive...

NSA: North Korea conducted the WannaCry cyber attack

While previously believed, the National Security Agency (NSA) now states it has sufficient evidence to declare North Korea as responsible for the devastating WannaCry cyber attack. The cyber attack used ransomware to lock many users around the world out of their...

Futurist predicts WiFi will kill mobile networks by 2025

A futurist has gone on record alongside the CEO of Purple to make the bold prediction that WiFi will kill mobile networks by 2025. Digital Futurist Mike Ryan and Purple CEO Gavin Wheeldon believe that mobile networks will fail to hold up under increasing data...