News for ICT (IT & telecommunications) market

  • Rockaway buys three CEE price comparison websites from Naspers

    The Prague-based Rockaway Capital acquired three online price comparison sites from South African investment company Naspers. The deal sees Rockaway buy Hungarian Arukereso.hu, as well as its Romanian peer Compari.ro and Bulgarian Pazaruvaj.com. Rockaway Group will buy those search engines with the… »

  • Magio Sat to launch in the Czech Republic?

    The Slovak DTH platform Magio Sat will probably launch in the Czech Republic in 2017. The service, operated by Slovak Telekom, has been available in Slovakia since 2010. According to Zive.sk, Magio Sat is likely to make its debut in the Czech Republic next spring. Slovak Telekom already offers… »

  • Mobile phone addiction in Polish schools

    More and more young children in Poland regularly use mobile devices, according to the research on the mobile phone addictions conducted by the University of Gdansk and Dbam o moj z@sieg Foundation with the support of the Gdynia City Office. According to the study conducted among 22,086 people… »

  • Polish Cloud Technologies plans to buy online marketing company for PLN 320m

    Cloud Technologies, Polish company specializing in processing Big Data in the cloud in the area of online advertising wants to buy Imagine The Future (a company belonging to the Perpetum 10 fund) providing online marketing services, which operates in 36 countries. The acquisition will reach… »

  • Orange Polska signs a FTTH deal with Poznan-based Inea

    Telecom operator Orange Polska signed a deal on access to FTTH infrastructure within the LLU framework with Inea, a local CaTV operator and ISP. The agreement will give Orange access to 110,000 households in Poznan and other towns in the Wielkopolska region, western Poland. allowing it to quickly… »

  • PLN 2.5bn disappeared from the ICT public procurement market in Poland

    From January to October 2016, the number of public procurements in ITC sector was lower by 32% than in the corresponding period last year, according to the Polish Chamber of Information Technology and Telecommunications (PIIT). At the same time their value was lower by PLN 2.5 billion… »

  • Almost 7m mobile game players in Poland

    Already 1.9bn smartphone users play mobile games. In Poland, the number nearly reaches 7 million users. The market is growing fast, especially in the free-to-play model, which corresponds to as much as 90% of revenues from mobile games. According to Grzegorz Zwolinski, COO of T-Bull (Polish game… »

  • New Apple integrator in Poland

    Integrated Solutions, owned by Orange Poland, became Apple Authorised System Integrator. IS plans to implement solutions such as biometric signature, mobile device management and data protection. Integrated Solutions is the second supplier in Poland (apart from Innergo) with the status of… »

  • Cyfrowy Polsat introduces home security services to its offer

    Cyfrowy Polsat,  Polish pay TV operator and the owner of mobile telco Polkomtel, introduces new Bezpieczny Dom (Secure Home) and Bezpieczna Firma (Secure Company) services to its offer for individual and business customers. The services allow CP’s customers to monitor a room. A similar… »

  • Hungary to cut closed-source software in public administration

    Hungarian government supports the spread of open-source or open source-based software in public administration, with a resolution adopted in November specifying the deadlines of this plan, said the prime ministerʼs commissioner for IT development at a conference on 13 December, as reported by… »