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Vodafone Is Officially Killing Off Its 2G Network

Vodafone Is Officially Killing Off Its 2G Network

Launched in 1993, Vodafone’s 2G GSM network will retire on 30 September 2017. The 2G network today is carrying less than one per cent of the company’s data traffic, and around two per cent of its voice traffic — with 4G now looking after almost 80 per cent of data…

Optus Upgrading 2G Network To EDGE

Optus Upgrading 2G Network To EDGE

Josh Taylor over at ZDNet has picked up on the fact that Optus has been quietly upgrading its 2G network over the past few weeks, with certain base towers in Sydney, Melbourne and Adelaide supporting EDGE speeds. Other towers around the country will probably need a little bit of work…