Category Archives: Events

Beta-Test your way to MWC!

As you may have seen already, we have some extra tickets for Mobile World Congress in Barcelona and we are looking for someone to claim them! Some of these tickets we’re giving away to three people who give us the best … Continue reading

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MWC Ticket giveaway 2015

**Update as of 23 February 2015** We have one more ticket available for MWC! Follow the instructions below to place your bid for the ticket. The winner will be announced tomorrow at noon. At the end of February the OpenSignal … Continue reading

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Mobile World Congress – Fiesta!

Going to MWC 2015? We’ll see you there! Come by our booth in the UKTI Innovation Pavilion, or meet us at one of the MWC parties and events we’ll all be attending! Speaking of parties – what/where/when/who? Here is OpenSignal’s … Continue reading

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Meet us at MWC

This year, yet again, OpenSignal will be at Mobile World Congress. The conference in Barcelona is one of the high points of the year for everyone involved in the mobile space and a great space to see the developing trends … Continue reading

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MWC Parties Blog Post (aka ‘Where’s OpenSignal?’)

Mobile World Congress inches ever closer – in many ways the highpoint of the year for companies in the Telecoms space. If you want to come join us, we’re giving away three tickets to Mobile World Congress (worth €700 each). … Continue reading

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Mobile World Congress: Rounding Up

As those of you who are keen followers of our twitter and Facebook pages may know, we were at Mobile World Congress last week. MWC is the world’s largest mobile conference, and takes place in February each year in Barcelona, … Continue reading

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San Francisco Network Speed Comparison Report – Verizon 4G takes crown

Over the course of a sunny day in April, the OpenSignalMaps team did over 550 speed tests across all the major cellular networks.  Each test measured the download speed, upload speed and the ping (a measure of network responsivity) of … Continue reading

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Monday @SXSW: A Busy Day at SXSW, Verizon Briefly Buckles.

Today was much busier here at the conference than yesterday, and the carriers’ connectivity reflects exactly that. At around 2pm, Verizon completely lost 3G connectivity in our location, taking almost 15 minutes to recover. During that period, their service dropped … Continue reading

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Sunday @SXSW: Carriers Keep Up With Crowds

Tweet There’s no doubt that AT&T have made a special effort to improve coverage at SXSW this year. In 2010, their networks buckled under the heavy load caused by thousands of iPhone users descending on the city. This year marks … Continue reading

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Saturday: T-Mobile Winning Carrier War at SXSW

Live: follow us on twitter @opensignalmaps for hour-by-hour updates. The difference between the best and worst phone carriers at the SXSW tech festival is a staggering 1600% right now. We have been measuring the signal all day from the convention center … Continue reading

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