Happy 2017, TeleGeographers. We're a few days into the new year and we're pleased to announce that the annual update to our TeleGeography Report is now live.
We had a good time combining our research, the latest headlines, and a hearty dose of telecoms history in our blog this year.
Here's a look back at 10 of our favorite pieces from 2016.
It is unlikely that any operator has made a bigger splash following its launch than Reliance Jio Infocomm in India.
The cellco issued a press release earlier this month claiming to have signed up 52 million customers in 83 days. That’s an average of over 626,000 net additions every 24 hours – or more than seven new users a second.
Over the past two decades, the international long-distance industry has experienced wrenching changes. Service providers have weathered market liberalization, the enormous telecom market bubble and its aftermath, intense competition, rapid technological innovation, and non-stop price declines.