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Nokia CEO Rajeev Suri: 5G networks coming sooner than anyone expected

This week creme de la creme of mobile communications have been gathered in Barcelona in the Mobile World Congress trade show. At the MWC 2018 all the companies showed their best gear and made predictions about the future. Nokia CEO Rajeev Suri said that the deployment of Fifth Generation (5G) mobile networks is proceeding faster than expected.

Written by Janita on Friday March 2, 2018
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UpCloud responds to Digital Ocean: High IOPS VPS now more affordable

UpCloud is a Finnish provider of hosting services. The company is acclaimed for high performance and reasonable prices - Users on UpCloud can receive significantly better price/performance ratio than on competing services like AWS, Azure or Google Cloud. Early in 2018 a competitor Digital Ocean dropped their pricing significantly.

Written by Janita on Thursday March 1, 2018
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Finland student loans total passes 3bn mark following student aid reform

Bank of Finland reports that drawdowns of student loans in the country are on the rise. This is following the reforms done to the student aid system during 2017. According to the organisation managing the state's monetary policy the rise began in August and continues on a rising trend.

Written by Janita on Thursday March 1, 2018
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