0
Wireless

Nkom to assess child monitor watches for technical compliance

Friday 20 October 2017 | 11:46 CET | News
Interactive webinar: Vodafone Ziggo deep dive. What is the strategy for the coming years? Where does it stand in relation to its competitors? Join us on January 21st 14:00 CET for a professional profile of VodafoneZiggo in 45 minutes. Register here ...
Norwegian communications regulator Nkom said it is carrying out an assessment of GPS watches aimed at children, in particular to ensure they comply with standards for radiation emissions, as they are worn on the body. Nkom said there has recently been an influx of unknown brands of smart watch in Norway.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Countries: Norway
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

TCL Communications launches MoveTime Family smartwatch in South Africa

Published 22 Jan 2018 12:56 CET | South Africa
TCL Communication has launched the MoveTime Family Watch (MT30) in South Africa, reports Mybroadband. It is based on Qualcomm's ...

Nkom says 18 child smart watches fail Norwegian safety documentation standards

Published 16 Jan 2018 13:27 CET | Norway
Norwegian telecoms regulator Nkom said it had examined eighteen models of smart watch for children, and found that not a single ...

Telenor Serbia introduces MoveTime smart watch to track children

Published 27 Dec 2017 11:32 CET | Serbia
Telenor Serbia has introduced MoveTime, a GPS-GSM watch and new generation device that allows parents to communicate and monitor ...

Polkomtel offers child surveillance watch

Published 27 Nov 2017 12:42 CET | Poland
Polish mobile operator Polkomtel is offering a smart watch for children, allowing parents to locate their child and eavesdrop on ...

Germany bans sale of children's smartwatches, citing privacy concerns

Published 20 Nov 2017 11:08 CET | Germany
Germany's Federal Network Agency, its national telecommunications regulator, has banned the sale of smartwatches for children ...

Telenor Norway starts new syllabus for parents' internet safety school

Published 09 Nov 2017 12:45 CET | Norway
Telenor Norway said it is launching a new syllabus on its website teaching parents about safe internet use, in conjunction with ...

Telia Norway supports NB-IoT sheep tracking system

Published 14 Jun 2017 12:07 CET | Norway
Telia Norge said it has won an order from start-up company Nortrace to support its Narrowband IoT (NB-IoT) pilot, under which it ...

Telenor says 1 in 3 children aged 11-12 experiences trolling

Published 29 Sep 2016 12:30 CET | Norway
Telenor Norway said 30 percent of children aged 11 to 12 have been seen or been subjected to unpleasant treatment online, such as ...

Nkom finds 4G technology has not led to more radiation

Published 07 Sep 2016 12:43 CET | Norway
Norwegian telecoms regulator Nkom and national radiation protection agency Statens stralevern have presented a report on their ...

Telenor Norway urges parents to mind children's web habits

Published 16 Aug 2016 12:36 CET | Norway
Norwegian children are the most digitally competent in Europe, tying with their Swedish neighbours, but are also European ...

Telenor Norway offers mobile 'driving licence' for children

Published 08 Aug 2016 13:18 CET | Norway
Telenor Norway said it has devised a 'driving licence' for children aged 8 to 11 who already have a mobile phone, or would like ...

Norwegian agency may delete web postings to protect minors

Published 17 May 2016 12:14 CET | Norway
The Norwegian Data Protection Authority has the authority to delete information posted irresponsibly on the internet, if there ...

Telenor Norway says half parents check children's mobile use

Published 15 May 2015 12:07 CET | Norway
Telenor Norway said six out of ten parents consider it important to control children's use of mobile phones, citing a survey that ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

19 Jan Netflix Q4 2020
19 Jan Telefonica Germany Strategy Update
21 Jan Intel Q4 2020
21 Jan Modern Times Group EGM
::: More Calendar Items