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Private Mobile Network: First look!

Now I’ve got the Private Mobile Network from Teleware in my hands, I’ve been putting it through it’s paces. Whilst it’s rather complex (bordering on arousing, for a geek like me) technology, it’s actually very simple to operate. Want a mobile network? Heh! Simple! You just switch it on. Wait a few minutes for it […]

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Help, my private mobile network is still in Customs

Aye, it’s no good. Despite the initial valiant efforts of Aisha at the Ministry of Information, I’ve heard nothing from the Customs folk, nor Aisha herself. That’s the end of the day here in the Maldives. The end of the day on Thursday heralds the arrival of the Maldives weekend. So nothing’s gonna be happening […]

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The Maldives Government: It’s 4pm and no one’s home

Last Monday, your intrepid reporter — that’s me — arrived on the ground at Male Airport at just past 9am local time. By 10am, my Private Mobile Network — 20,000 pounds worth of technology and telecommunications brilliance, loaned to me by the nice people at Teleware — had been impounded by the rather blank-looked but […]