A national IoT plan, currently in discussion by the govt, would not get into details and specifics in order to avoid curbing innovation.
Lenin Moreno, the protégé of leftist President Rafael Correa, seeks to avoid a run-off.
Telecom regulator Indotel is working to begin the country's transition to digital TV signal in 2019. By freeing up spectrum in the 700MHz band, the government could obtain digital dividends of up to US$150mn.
Low-end devices were owned by 63.7% of Mexico's smartphone owners at the end of 2016, up from 56.2% 12 months earlier. Conversely, high-end smartphones dropped from 11.3% of the total at end-4Q15 to 7.2% at the end of last year.
The ministry of economy and finance is seeking consultants to test computer applications to be used in the public budget management program.
Star One D1 is owned and operated by Embratel Star One, the satellite division of América Movil's Brazilian telco Embratel, and will provide coverage to various different areas of the Americas.
The operator is using the Wi-Fi enabled by Aptilo SMP to build business.