2006 in Review: Convergence and Quad-Play

Telecom industry trends included consolidation and the rise of operators offering mobile, fixed line, broadband access, and pay TV services

For the mobile and wireless world, 2006 was the year when convergence finally took hold and 'quad-players' were born. It also saw the launch of mobile TV, some fetching handsets and plenty of 'free' services. Jo Best looks back - and makes some predictions for 2007.

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