Articles Posted on July 10th, 2009

  • Orange Music Store launches unlocked music downloads

    Orange Music Store launches unlocked music downloads

    Orange today announces that it will offer Digital Rights Management (DRM)-free music downloads for customers in a major refresh of its Music Portal, Orange.co.uk/music, and the converged mobile and web music download service, the Orange Music Store. Customers are now able to enjoy an easier route to find, purchase, manage and listen to music with Orange. DRM-free music downloads have already been secured with Universal Music, EMI Music and a number of independent labels.

  • Ericsson and Telecom Italia trial innovative solar site solution

    Ericsson and Telecom Italia trial innovative solar site solution

    With this trial, Ericsson and Telecom Italia are at the forefront of solar-powered site development, proving that alternative energy sources represent a viable business case for both emerging and developed markets. The Eco-Smart solution, based on flexible solar panels, can generate up to 100 percent of the energy required to power a site in the same land space as a traditional site.

  • Telephone Numbers of Karachi and Lahore successfully changed to 8 digits

    Telephone Numbers of Karachi and Lahore successfully changed to 8 digits

    Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA), has devised a comprehensive numbering plan to accommodate growing telephone users especially in the major cities of the country. As part of the plan, the fixed line numbers of PTCL, NTC as well as Wireless Local Loop (WLL) numbers of Karachi and Lahore has successfully been changed from 7 digits to 8 digits. According to details, the digit “3” was added to all the existing seven-digit telephone numbers of Karachi and Lahore except the numbers starting from “9”, while the digit “9” was added to all the existing numbers starting from “9”.