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Telecommunications

Legend, Intel in mainland deal

Red chip Legend Holdings and Intel have agreed to jointly promote the Internet in the mainland. This would involve work to improve computer terminals and increase server capacity and applications on the Internet's high-speed, broad-band network.

Tuesday, 9 March, 1999, 12:00am

Legend, Intel in mainland deal

Red chip Legend Holdings and Intel have agreed to jointly promote the Internet in the mainland. This would involve work to improve computer terminals and increase server capacity and applications on the Internet's high-speed, broad-band network.

9 Mar 1999 - 12:00am

ISPtel opts for Net technology

ISPtel, a global Internet telecommunications company, will launch an international voice and fax network using the Internet instead of normal telephone lines. Deployment will begin with Internet service provider partners in 10 countries, including HKNet in Hong Kong.

12 Jan 1999 - 12:00am

Telecom charge plan draws fire

A total of 46 representatives from 29 companies in the telecommunications and Internet industries yesterday met the Office of the Telecommunications Authority to voice their opposition to the Government's plan to raise the domestic access charge to 31.3 cents per minute. The representatives said the proposed rate was higher than similar charges in other countries.

17 Oct 1998 - 12:00am

Hi-tech show gives voice to UK design

The world's first videophones using the global system for mobile (GSM) communication standard will be on display at the High Definition exhibition in Pacific Place starting on Friday.

This, and more than 80 other examples of cutting-edge British digital designs will be on display at the mall from October 9-13.

6 Oct 1998 - 12:00am

Officials must click with new technology

Official oversight in the Government's information technology drive has ended up in screaming newspaper headlines again, as a frustrated headmaster raised his case in the media over the weekend.

A recent consignment of laptop computers for a public primary school in North Point do not fit in with other existing audio-visual equipment.

22 Sep 1998 - 12:00am

Changing channels

Staying ahead of the field when telecommunications and information technology is expanding at the speed of sound, is a challenge Hong Kong cannot ignore.

4 Sep 1998 - 12:00am

Partial ending of voice-call monopoly to open way for IDD alternatives

Not too long ago they used to be distorted and inaudible, carried out from personal computer (PC) to PC by diehard enthusiasts. However, by the end of this year voice calls over the Internet are set to grab a significant share of the international market.

14 Aug 1998 - 12:00am

HK connections broaden

Hongkong Telecom's Internet division plans to provide its corporate customers much wider overseas connections following the purchase last week by parent company Cable & Wireless of MCI Communication's Internet business.

21 Jul 1998 - 12:00am

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