0

News

filters
 to apply to the current section.
Years  Countries  Type 

Liberty LatAm picks Matrixx digital commerce platform for 5G rollout

Published 13 Apr 2021 15:40 CET | Caribbean, Latin America, Puerto Rico

Matrixx Software announced a contract to provide a real-time digital commerce platform to Liberty Latin America as the operator begins to roll out 5G services in the ...

HughesNet Puerto Rico boosts satellite capacity to meet demand

Published 07 Apr 2021 10:43 CET | Puerto Rico

Hughes Network Systems (Hughes), an EchoStar company, said it has secured additional capacity over Puerto Rico for its HughesNet satellite-based internet service in the ...

T-Mobile US announces 3rd Changemaker Challenge for teenagers

Published 11 Feb 2021 15:34 CET | Puerto Rico, United States

T-Mobile, the T-Mobile Foundation and Ashoka have announced the third Changemaker Challenge for young people aged 13 to 18 years old. The aim is to encourage young people in ...

Everynet and Ready Wireless partner on Puerto Rico IoT services

Published 02 Feb 2021 16:05 CET | Puerto Rico

Long Range Wide Area Network (LoRaWAN) technology provider Everynet has announced a new partnership with Ready Wireless to provide ready-to-market IoT services to companies ...

Everynet teams up with InvestPR for Puerto Rico IoT network launch

Published 20 Nov 2020 11:13 CET | Puerto Rico

Long Range Wide Area Network (LoRaWAN) technology provider Everynet said it has rolled out new secure data network infrastructure across Puerto Rico in partnership with ...

FCC pledges to bring 100Mbps broadband to all of Puerto Rico

Published 03 Nov 2020 11:19 CET | Puerto Rico

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) confirmed that all locations in Puerto Rico will have access to broadband at download speeds of at least 100 Mbps thanks to stage ...

Liberty LatAm finalises acquisition of AT&T Puerto Rico and USVI units

Published 03 Nov 2020 09:03 CET | Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands (U.S.)

Liberty Latin America (LLA) said it completed its acquisition of AT&T's mobile and wireline operations in Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands on 31 October 2020, based on ...

Liberty LatAm agrees to sell fibre assets to complete AT&T Puerto Rico buy

Published 26 Oct 2020 10:51 CET | Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands (U.S.)

Liberty Latin America (LLA) said it has entered into a consent judgment with the US Department of Justice (DOJ) regarding its acquisition of AT&T's operations in Puerto Rico ...

AT&T extends 5G to all Puerto Rico territories, USVI

Published 16 Oct 2020 14:20 CET | Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands (U.S.)

AT&T Puerto Rico has finalised the rollout of 5G networks across the territory and extended the service to the US Virgin Islands, reports local daily El Nuevo Dia, citing ...

US Army selects FirstNet for public safety communications

Published 13 Oct 2020 11:18 CET | Puerto Rico, United States

The US Army selected the FirstNet network to support firefighters, law enforcement and security personnel at 72 Army installations across the US and Puerto Rico. Under the ...

Olympusat launches 'Free TV' streaming service in Puerto Rico

Published 05 Oct 2020 11:05 CET | Latin America, Puerto Rico

Florida-based Hispanic media company Olympusat announced that its app-based on-demand video service Free TV is now streaming in Puerto Rico. Customers on the Caribbean island ...

Seven bidders vie for FCC's Puerto Rico and USVI fixed broadband funding

Published 23 Sep 2020 12:11 CET | Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands (U.S.)

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced the receipt of a total of 7 applications for funding under the 'Uniendo a Puerto Rico' and 'Connect USVI' initiatives. ...

Puerto Rico ISP Aeronet selects Plume for new smart Wi-Fi service

Published 18 Sep 2020 11:17 CET | Puerto Rico

Business-focused Puerto Rican ISP Aeronet has teamed up with Plume to launch a new smart Wi-Fi service based on the latter's cloud-based artificial intelligence technology. ...

Liberty Puerto Rico rolls out voice-controlled Hub TV platform

Published 17 Sep 2020 14:41 CET | Puerto Rico

Liberty Puerto Rico has officially launched a new video product dubbed Hub TV, developed by parent company Liberty Latin America (LLA) in partnership with TiVo. The ...

Puerto Rico's Aeronet spends USD 11 mln on 3.5 GHz licences

Published 09 Sep 2020 10:37 CET | Puerto Rico

Business-focused Puerto Rican ISP Aeronet said it was awarded a total of 224 licences covering more than 80 percent of the territory at the FCC's recent 5G-ready 3.5 GHz band ...

Puerto Rico ISP Aeronet launches public Wi-Fi on Facebook Connectivity platform

Published 07 Aug 2020 11:08 CET | Puerto Rico

Business-focused Puerto Rican ISP Aeronet said it has launched a public Wi-Fi service in the Old San Juan area of the unincorporated US territory. The company said the new ...

Sigfox enters Puerto Rico market with Phoenix Fund backing

Published 26 Jun 2020 10:43 CET | Puerto Rico

IoT service provider Sigfox announced that local private equity company The Phoenix Fund has teamed up with Sigfox USA to launch its platform on the island of Puerto Rico. ...

Viasat partners MetTel to bring connectivity to more US businesses

Published 18 Jun 2020 15:15 CET | Mexico, Puerto Rico, United States

Viasat announced its business satellite internet service will be offered through MetTel, a digital transformation and communications specialist. The satellite internet ...

FCC approves USD 238 mln Puerto Rico and USVI mobile broadband funding

Published 16 Jun 2020 11:00 CET | Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands (U.S.)

The Federal Communications Commission has approved USD 237.9 million in funding over three years to expand, improve and harden mobile broadband networks in Puerto Rico and ...

Liberty Puerto Rico issues USD 90 mln senior notes to fund AT&T deal

Published 27 May 2020 11:30 CET | Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands (U.S.)

Liberty Latin America announced that its Liberty Puerto Rico subsidiary successfully issued USD 90 million in senior secured notes to fund the deal to acquire AT&T's ...

FCC grants AT&T temporary spectrum access for Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands during Covid-19 pandemic

Published 27 Mar 2020 11:20 CET | Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands (U.S.)

The FCC's Wireless Telecommunications Bureau granted Special Temporary Authority to AT&T to use additional spectrum to serve Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands during the ...

T-Mobile lands naming rights for Puerto Rico entertainment complex

Published 03 Mar 2020 15:22 CET | Puerto Rico

T-Mobile has secured exclusive naming rights for a massive new entertainment complex in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Opening in April 2020, Distrito T-Mobile is a ...

Aeronet launches pilot of Terragraph FWA technology in Puerto Rico

Published 18 Feb 2020 13:59 CET | Puerto Rico

Business-focused Puerto Rican ISP Aeronet has become the latest operator to launch a trial of Facebook's Terragraph technology on the 60GHz band. The service promises gigabit ...

FCC starts allocating USD 691 mln Puerto Rico and USVI fixed broadband funding

Published 06 Feb 2020 11:29 CET | Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands (U.S.)

The Federal Communications Commission has established the procedures for its investment of up to USD 691.2 million over the next 10 years to support the deployment of ...

CWA union slams sale of AT&T units to Liberty Latin America

Published 23 Jan 2020 11:04 CET | Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands (U.S.)

The Communications Workers of America (CWA) union has called on the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to reject the sale of AT&T Mobility operations in Puerto Rico and ...