Category: Insight

Broadcom Cements European Credentials for Data and Cloud Sovereignty

Data sovereignty is about the legal ability to control how data can be shared and used. Sounds simple, but how it’s applied can vary significantly. What does it mean from…

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MWC Shanghai Puts a Spotlight on 5G-Advanced Innovation

Mobile network generations evolve enormously over time. There isn’t a single 5G standard, but now with the arrival of 5G-Advanced we’re up to four major 5G versions. Announcements and examples…

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UK MVNO Market More Relevant Than Ever

The UK has long been characterized by its vibrant market for mobile virtual network operators (MVNOs). Indeed, it played host to the world’s first MVNO, Virgin Mobile, which launched on…

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European Circular Economy Players Battle with EU’s USB-C Mandate

On 28 December, the EU will introduce the Radio Equipment Directive, defining the requirements of the “common charging” solution and requiring phones to support USB-C. Most people agree it’s a…

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Talking Cars, Chips and PCs with Qualcomm’s Akash Palkhiwala

There’s no doubt this is shaping up to be a good year for Qualcomm. Its Snapdragon chips continue to dominate the premium smartphone market, and the company seems to have…

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Prediction Comes True as Vodafone Deploys Free eSIM at Glastonbury

CCS Insight has noted eSIM as a hot topic for CCS Insight since the launch of the iPhone XR, XS and XS Max in September 2018. Apple’s decision to include…

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Keeping Festivals Connected

Investment in Event-Specific Networks Keep Growing As the festival season gets underway in the UK, the challenge of how to provide the best possible mobile coverage once again becomes a…

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Honor 200 Series Launches in Europe with Focus on Photography

Last week, I was lucky enough to be in Paris for the launch of Honor’s new mid-tier smartphone range, the Honor 200 series. These devices build on the success of…

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Mobile Phones in Modern Society: The Need for a More Responsible Approach

Over the past two decades, the mobile phone has become a ubiquitous device that is indispensable to almost everyone in the UK. However, that growth also presents challenges, and there’s…

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Podcast: A More Secure Approach to Today’s Threat Landscape

In our annual survey of senior leaders, security continues to be the top priority for IT investment, with cyberattacks, passwords and network security crucial concerns. Phishing, malware and ransomware remain…

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