News for ICT (IT & telecommunications) market

  • Macro Games and T-Mobile Poland to offer mobile games

    Macro Games, Polish company operating in the games and electronic entertainment market, signed a framework agreement with telco T-Mobile Polska on the cooperation during production and distribution of mobile games. The telecom operator will pay the Wroclaw-based company a monthly wage depending on… »

  • Integrated Solutions partners with Huawei

    Integrated Solutions, an ICT integrator which belongs to the Orange Polska group, has become an authorized partner of Huawei. With the use of Huawei’s technology, IS intends to offer integration services in the area of ​​infrastructure, networks and security. Integrated Solutions… »

  • Almost 1.8m mobile numbers transferred in 2016 in Poland

    More than 1.75 million mobile numbers in Poland were ported to another network in 2016, according to data published by Office of Electronic Communications. The highest number of transferred numbers was observed by Play (P4 operator), which gained more than 295,000 net numbers. However, the result… »

  • BRIdge VC: €450m for Polish tech SMEs

    The National Centre for Research and Development in Poland launched the BRIdge VC program that will support tech companies from SME sector. The aim of BRIdge VC is to support R&D activities and commercialize their results. The fund’s capital was set at €450 million, while half of the… »

  • O2 carried out trials of 4.5G

    In December 2016, MNO O2 Czech Republic carried out its first ‘real environment’ trial of 4.5G technology in Prague. In theory, the internet speeds will reach up to 1.2Gbps. The operator is actively preparing for the advent of 5G in the coming years, however test 4.5G network does not… »

  • Around 800,000 iPhones in the Czech Republic

    Ten years since the launch of the first iPhone in Czech Republic, the number of Apple’s smartphones of all generations varies between 700.000 to 800.000, as reported by itbiz.cz. The Czech operators estimate the share of Apple smartphones users ranging between 5% and 9%. At present, the… »

  • Polish cable operator Vectra acquires the local telco

    Vectra, the second-largest cable operator in Poland, made an acquisition of a competitive telecom provider, Limes, as reported by Telko.in. Limes has operated in the Tricity (Gdansk, Gdynia, Sopot) market, which is also the domestic market of Vectra, since 1998. It supports individual clients,… »

  • Polish Sygnity trying to find new sources of revenue

    Sygnity, Polish IT service provider, generated PLN 423.1 million (€96.2m) in revenues in the financial year 2015/2016, ended 30 September (as compared to PLN 429.3 m, or €97.6m, in 2014/2015). Its net loss reached PLN 7.8 m (€1.8m), while a year earlier it was PLN 4.2 m (nearly… »

  • Spending on online advertising in Poland reached PLN2.5bn after 3Q2016

    In the first three quarters of 2016 the value of online advertising market in Poland exceeded PLN 2.5bn (almost €570m) and recorded a 17% y-o-y growth according to AdEx survey carried out by PwC on behalf of IAB Poland. Apart from e-mail marketing (which is still recording a downward trend)… »

  • Avast the most popular AV in Poland

    As much as 86% of Poles surveyed in December 2016 by ARC Market i Opinia declared that they had antiviruse software installed on their PCs. People from the older group (those aged 35 - 44 and 45 - 55) are more likely to use such software, while the difference in this respect between the youngest… »