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Tech giants to build 160Tbps transatlantic cable
31 May 2016

Tech giants Microsoft and Facebook have teamed up to build a 6,600km submarine cable system the firms claim “will be the highest-capacity subsea cable to ever cross the Atlantic” with speeds of 160Tbps.

Nigeria stops talks over MTN $3.9bn fine
23 May 2016

In a surprise move, the Nigerian government has suspended talks with mobile operator MTN about reducing the $3.9 billion fine that was imposed on the company.

Vodacom claims 1Gbps on LTE-U
23 May 2016

Vodacom claims to have achieved mobile broadband speeds of over 1Gbps by aggregating spectrum in licensed and unlicensed bands.