The mobile telecommunications industry in Australia learned today that Ken Joyner of Motorola is leaving his position as Director of Global Regulatory Affairs after 12 years.
AMTA CEO, Chris Althaus, presented today to the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA), RadComms 08 Conference. The RadComms 08 Conference is focussing on spectrum management and planning for the future across all applications of radio communications.
Having studies on aspects of mobile phone use, such as the social impact on work/life balance, can take policy making from relying on anecdotal information to an evidence-based approach, leading to improved outcomes, AMTA told the Consumer Telecommunications Network (CTN) conference this week.
AMTA’s Members Forum next week in Sydney will focus on cyber bullying and social networking and it follows yesterday’s release of new international guidelines for safer use of social networking services, such as MySpace, Facebook and Bebo.
The Australian Mobile Telecommunications Association (AMTA) has elected Lynda O’Grady, Chief of Products, Telstra Technology, Innovation & Product Group as President of the organisation.
Following the debate over use of mobile phones with inbuilt cameras in gyms and swimming pools, AMTA has stated it does not condone the inappropriate use of mobile phones such as sending objectionable images.
Accessible Telecoms and GARI help consumers find a device with the accessibility features that work best for their particular needs.
National Road Safety week ends on 6 May 2018. This year's national campaign has focussed on younger drivers and has seen national icons, such as the Sydney Harbour Bridge, lit up in yellow to highlight road safety.
Mobile phones do not have any characteristics which would make them attractive to lightning strikes. While it is sensible to avoid using a fixed- line (copper wire) phone during a thunderstorm; the same precaution does not apply to mobile phones or fibre optic cable (e.g. NBN).
The UK is moving ahead with the roll-out of 5G technologies and application with an announcement that the UK Government will fund six 5G pilot programs across the country to the value of £25m.