Three delivers Hong Kong’s ‘first’ 5G live outdoor broadcast

Three delivers Hong Kong’s ‘first’ 5G live outdoor broadcast

Three Hong Kong, the mobile network operator’s arm in the East Asian autonomous territory, has completed the ‘first’ live outdoor broadcast via a 5G network within Hong Kong. The CK Hutchison-owned company ran outdoor network trials in both the 3.5GHz and 28GHz spectrum bands, carrying out the live outdoor broadcast using the former. The 5G […]

Boys+Girls, Three & Samsung Bring Loved Ones Together this Christmas with First Ever ‘Connected Restaurant’

Boys+Girls, Three & Samsung Bring Loved Ones Together this Christmas with First Ever ‘Connected Restaurant’

Creative agency Boys+Girls announced its collaboration with Three and Samsung Ireland to launch the world’s first ‘Connected Restaurant’ – the first ever restaurant that is split between two cities, with one half in Dublin and the other in Sydney. This unique pop up will bring families split between Ireland and Australia together for Christmas, despite […]

Three grabs first sponsored Snappable AR Lens

Three grabs first sponsored Snappable AR Lens

Snapchatters will be able to use their face to control a football-themed game featuring Three’s new mascot the Puggerfly, in a new Lens sponsored by the mobile network. Three is the first brand to use Snappables, a new Lens launched by the platform in April that incorporates the user’s face into an augmented reality game. […]

Three takes IoT services global with Cisco Jasper Control Center

Three takes IoT services global with Cisco Jasper Control Center

Mobile operator Three has launched the Cisco Jasper Control Center, which will enable enterprise customers worldwide to launch, manage and monetize IoT services. The automated IoT connectivity platform is designed for companies looking to deliver IoT services to their customers on the Three Group networks. The Three Group’s customers can now leverage the power of […]

Three set for ad-blocking trial

Three set for ad-blocking trial

Three, the mobile carrier, will trial a feature during the week of June 13-20 to block ads for subscribers in the United Kingdom. The test will last for 24 hours, during which the carrier will essentially flip a switch for subscribers who opt into the trial, and prevent some ads from being delivered to their […]

Three Mobile’s 30 million customers worldwide will enjoy no Advertising experience

Three Mobile’s 30 million customers worldwide will enjoy no Advertising experience

In an interesting move, mobile network operator Three has announced that it will be using Advertising blocking technology created by Israeli startup Shine to block adverts on a network level. These goals will give customers choice and significantly improve their Advertising experience. Three has struck a deal with Israeli company Shine that will see the […]

EE ranked best UK mobile carrier – but its rivals are catching up

EE ranked best UK mobile carrier – but its rivals are catching up

Mobile network EE continues to be the best overall operator in the UK – but rival operators are closing the gap, according to a new RootMetrics study. The report, published today, examined how the four major operators – EE, Three, O2 and Vodafone – fared in reliability, network speeds and performance across data, calls and […]