The Swedish Post and Telecom Authority (PTS) has picked thirteen winners in its thirteenth Innovation Competition. The theme was Bäst i branschen [Best in the business] and the winning projects will share funding of SEK 17.8 million.
27 December 2016
The amount of mobile data is continuing to increase at a significant rate. The average monthly amount of data used for a private subscription is almost 4 GB. This is shown in ‘The Swedish Telecommunications Market – First Half-year 2016’, a report issued by the Swedish Post and Telecom Authority.
9 December 2016
The Swedish Government made the decision today that the 694-790 MHz frequency space should be available for terrestrial television broadcasting subject to a permit obligation up to and including 31 May 2018.
1 November 2016
Today marks the launching of the app Privatliv which focuses on youths and young adults with intellectual functional variations. The app has been developed through the project “Application for sex and coexistence education in special schools for functionally impaired children”.
9 September 2016
The Swedish Post and Telecom Authority (PTS) will hold a spectrum auction to assign licences in the 700 MHz band. One of the objectives of the auction is to increase coverage where deficiencies currently exist. The auction is planned to start on 1 December 2016 and the deadline for applications by interested parties to participate is 1 November 2016.
7 July 2016
The Swedish Post and Telecom Authority (PTS) will hold a spectrum auction to assign frequencies in the 1800 MHz band. The auction is planned to be held on 24 October 2016 and the deadline for applications by interested parties to participate is 10 October 2016.
7 July 2016
IP telephony has increased by 7% and has now overtaken traditional fixed line telephony in terms of subscriptions. This is shown in the Swedish Post and Telecom Agency's (PTS) report on the Swedish telecommunications market in 2015, which describes developments on the market over the last year.
31 May 2016
The Swedish Post and Telecom Authority's (PTS) new innovation competition is now accepting submissions. The theme this time around is "Best in the business". Businesses and other organisations can win up to SEK 1.7 million per project. The aim is to produce accessible and appealing websites at the cutting edge of technology.
19 May 2016
The Swedish Post and Telecom Authority (PTS) has announced fourteen winners in the twelfth PTS innovation competition. The theme was Active Leisure Time and the winning projects will share SEK 20.6 million in funding.
19 May 2016
The Swedish Post and Telecom Authority (Post- och telestyrelsen, PTS) is collaborating with Wikimedia Sverige, the Swedish chapter of the Wikimedia Foundation, to make Wikipedia more accessible. The collaboration entails the financing of user-generated text-to-speech solution for people who have difficulties availing themselves of the texts on the website.
2 March 2016