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Britain to phase out 2G and 3G mobile networks by 2033

Britain to phase out 2G and 3G mobile networks by 2033

All four carriers agree to timetable.
Dec 8 2021 1:08PM
Optus begins first tranche of 2G network shutdown

Optus begins first tranche of 2G network shutdown

Live test of transition before main closure in August.
Apr 4 2017 6:22AM
Telstra says goodbye to 2G

Telstra says goodbye to 2G

End of an era.
Dec 1 2016 6:53AM
Vodafone to kill 2G network

Vodafone to kill 2G network

Will refarm spectrum towards 4G data services.
Sep 30 2016 7:51AM
Hardware failure hits iiNet broadband, 3G data

Hardware failure hits iiNet broadband, 3G data

Mobile broadband data services affected throughout Australia.
Jul 7 2015 6:42AM
Optus considers future of 2G mobile services

Optus considers future of 2G mobile services

As Singapore parent pulls the plug.
Jun 17 2015 4:28PM
Telstra prepares to shut down 2G network

Telstra prepares to shut down 2G network

Update: Will farewell "old friend" by end of 2016.
Jul 23 2014 12:01PM
OECD proposes sharing of licensed radio spectrum

OECD proposes sharing of licensed radio spectrum

Unlicensed airwaves needed to meet demand.
May 15 2014 5:17AM
Emergency cell site in backpack launched

Emergency cell site in backpack launched

Deployed in ten minutes.
Feb 28 2014 9:00AM
Russian telco sole bidder for Indian spectrum rights

Russian telco sole bidder for Indian spectrum rights

Frequencies go for less than expected
Mar 12 2013 8:01AM
ACMA reveals 4G 1800 MHz resale fears

ACMA reveals 4G 1800 MHz resale fears

Why expired 1800 MHz licenses could become unsaleable.
Feb 4 2013 7:00AM
Optus 3G network goes out in Sydney

Optus 3G network goes out in Sydney

Transmission fault blamed.
Dec 13 2010 10:30PM
Conroy opts to negotiate wireless licenses

Conroy opts to negotiate wireless licenses

15-year renewals on the table.
Mar 4 2010 1:31PM
Opinion: 3 switcheroo makes Telstra seem like good value

Opinion: 3 switcheroo makes Telstra seem like good value

Switch back - or I might switch off.
Feb 26 2010 3:11PM
3 mobile does the Telstra-to-Voda switcheroo

3 mobile does the Telstra-to-Voda switcheroo

3 Mobile customers will now roam onto Vodafone's 2G network.
Feb 25 2010 6:17PM

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