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One Launches Unlimited Data Roaming In U.S.

One Launches Unlimited Data Roaming In U.S.

One Communications announced today [Nov 17] that it has expanded the benefits of their Carry-On Roaming mobile product, with “unlimited data in the United States each day.” A spokesperson said, “One Communications announced today that it has expanded the benefits of its popular Carry-On Roaming mobile product. When customers travel to... Read more of this article

Horizon Launches Free WiFi In The City

Horizon Launches Free WiFi In The City

Horizon Communications has announced that they have launched free WiFi in the city, with coverage currently “over sections of Front, Reid, Burnaby and Church streets.” The Horizon Communications announcement said, “We’ve just launched free WiFi in the city! Super fast, reliable and free – doesn’t get better than this! Try... Read more of this article

Horizon Communications Launches Terragraph

Horizon Communications Launches Terragraph

Horizon Communications has launched a new high speed internet service called Terragraph from its partner Siklu. A spokesperson said, “Horizon Communications, the new Bermuda based telecommunications firm founded by Mr. Gilbert A. Darrell and backed by the Bermuda Infrastructure Fund has launched a new high speed internet service called Terragraph... Read more of this article

TBi Partners With TCS To Provide Internet Access

TBi Partners With TCS To Provide Internet Access

Transitional Community Services has partnered with TeleBermuda International [TBi] in order to provide easier access to the internet for “disenfranchised young adult males.” A spokesperson said, “Transitional Community Services [TCS], Registered Charity #1020, formed to meet the growing needs of disenfranchised young adult males 18-34.... Read more of this article

RA Release Preliminary Report On 5G Technology

RA Release Preliminary Report On 5G Technology

The 5G Safety Advisory Panel has recommended that the Regulatory Authority of Bermuda “lift the moratorium on 5G Rollout.” This is according to the Preliminary Report into Radiofrequency and 5G Safety, with the public invited to review the document and provide their feedback before March 8th. Moratorium In August 2020, the Regulatory Authority... Read more of this article

Video: BNV Interview With RA About 5G

Video: BNV Interview With RA About 5G

The Regulatory Authority of Bermuda‘s Chief Executive Denton Williams will be joining Bernews at approximately 11.00am this morning [Nov 9] for the latest episode in the Bernews News & Views series, set to discuss the public consultation into Radiofrequency and 5G Safety. The RA previously announced that “due to concerns from the public,... Read more of this article

RA Extends 5G Safety Consultation Deadline

RA Extends 5G Safety Consultation Deadline

The Regulatory Authority [RA] today announced that “due to concerns from the public, it will extend the deadline of its public consultation into Radiofrequency and 5G Safety by two weeks, to December 7, 2020.” “To provide feedback on the public consultation, please visit the RA’s website at www.ra.bm, select Public Consultation,... Read more of this article

Environmental & Health Groups On 5G

Environmental & Health Groups On 5G

Greenrock, the Bermuda Environmental Sustainability Taskforce, Ocean Rock Wellness, Bermuda Advocates for Safe Technology, and Dr. David Wingate are all joining together to “bring awareness to concerns regarding the potential deployment of 5G technology in Bermuda.” A spokesperson said, “In response to increased community concern,... Read more of this article

One Launches New Data Roaming Packs

One Launches New Data Roaming Packs

One Communications has launched new data roaming packs, with the company saying that an $8 Carry-On Auto Pack provides a “generous, automatic bucket of data on a daily basis in almost any country.” A spokesperson said, “Travelling just became more affordable than ever for One Communications mobile customers with the launch of Carry-On... Read more of this article

RA Conducting Public Consultation On 5G

RA Conducting Public Consultation On 5G

The Regulatory Authority of Bermuda announced that it “will conduct a public consultation from October 23 to November 23, 2020 on Radio Frequency, 5th Generation technology [5G] Safety, to determine whether 5G is suitable for deployment in Bermuda.” “After reading the Public Consultation document located on the RA’s website at www.ra.bm,... Read more of this article

Digicel Earns ‘Fastest Internet Provider’ Award

Digicel Earns ‘Fastest Internet Provider’ Award

Digicel has been designated ‘Fastest Internet Provider’ in the 2020 Ookla Speedtest Awards by mobile network company Ookla. A spokesperson said, “Digicel Bermuda was designated Fastest Internet Provider in the 2020 Ookla Speedtest Awards, making it the go-to place for a superior internet experience. Ookla, the company behind Speedtest,... Read more of this article

One Provides Free Internet Speed Increase

One Provides Free Internet Speed Increase

“Nearly all residential FibreWire Internet customers received an upgrade to their Internet speed as of September 1, free of charge,” One Communications said. A spokesperson said, “One Communications is thrilled to announce that as a direct result of further investments in their network, nearly all residential FibreWire Internet customers... Read more of this article

Digicel Bermuda: ‘Nothing Less Than 100mbps’

Digicel Bermuda: ‘Nothing Less Than 100mbps’

Digicel announced that it will be launching a new range of home internet products, with “all residential fibre customers receiving nothing less than 100mbps.” A spokesperson said, “Digicel is launching a new range of home internet products to change how people connect in Bermuda. All Digicel residential fibre customers will now receive... Read more of this article