Jun 25, 2018

MTN SA, Ericsson fuel the 5G racing line

5G wireless technology allowed an audience to view live feed from a car on a skid pan, allowing them to experience what the driver was seeing, in real time.

Jun 15, 2018

First commercial 5G rollouts in 2018: Ericsson

North America is expected to lead the uptake, with all major US operators planning to roll out 5G between late 2018 and mid-2019.

May 10, 2018

ZTE blames US ban for ceased business operations

The Chinese firm's main business operations cease due to a ban imposed by the US government, even as it tries to have the ban modified or reversed.

Mar 5, 2018

Experts doubtful Africa is ready for 5G

This year's Mobile World Congress was all about 5G, but is the next-generation technology really a priority for Africa, and should it be?

Mar 5, 2018

5G still far off for most mobile users

Despite the fast track towards 5G usage by the telecoms industry, many consumers will only experience the wireless technology in 2020.

Mar 1, 2018

MWC: Ericsson plans innovation hub in Africa this year

The group will bring at least one Ericsson Garage innovation hub to Africa this year, says Ericsson's head of Middle East and Africa.

Jan 8, 2018

MTN, Ericsson trial 5G in Africa

The trial achieved a throughput of more than 20Gbps, with less than 5ms latency.

Nov 9, 2017

MTN SA, Ericsson sign MOU

The companies are collaborating on the first 5G trial in SA, to start in the first quarter of 2018.

Nov 9, 2017

MTN SA, Ericsson in 5G collaboration

The two companies join forces to trial 5G in South Africa early next year.

Nov 8, 2017

Ericsson predicts 2m Sub-Saharan 5G subs by 2023

Forecasts from the upcoming Ericsson Mobility Report 2017 show Sub-Saharan Africa will start seeing 5G subscriptions from 2022.

Oct 13, 2017

Virtual reality to enhance VOD viewing experience

Virtual reality technology will be an essential component of TV in the future, says Ericsson.

Oct 10, 2017

Ericsson picks ex-Atlas Copco boss as chairman

The appointment of Ronnie Leten boosts hopes of a recovery at the Swedish mobile equipment company.

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