Norwegian mobile grid overloaded by TV reality show polls

Monday 11 November 2013 | 12:35 CET | News
North Norwegian news website Nordlys said the mobile phone network was overloaded on the night of 09 November when two phone-in polls for TV reality shows ran at the sime time. The final of national broadcaster NRK's 'Battle of the Stars' coincided with the voting for TV2's 'Shall We Dance?' Nordlys said several Telenor subscribers contacted the news portal to say that the mobile grid had collapsed, and it reported similar comments on social media.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Telenor
Countries: Norway
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