With 5G on hold is SIMO the answer?

October 09, 2020

2020 was going to be the year that the 5G trials moved to commercial reality. But with Covid-19 creating a shock to the economy, operators are having to rethink strategy, not least because of investment challenges butalso notable delays to handset launches. Some would argue that without Apple launching a 5G phone all bets are off.

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How hard is it to integrate an API with an operator’s network?

September 21, 2020

As a company that specialises in integration and supplying simple connectivity options for business in the telecoms and subscription services industry, this is a question I get asked a lot. It’s true it can take a long time. I’ve witnessed months to years in some cases, but with agile development that needn’t be the case.

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Why all retailers should think hard about monthly subscriptions

August 12, 2020

The challenges facing retailers have been well documented over the last few months. Those reliant on bricks and mortar and selling items for a one off margin have had a particularly tough time. If you didn’t have a strong online supply chain it showed.

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WeaveTech announces partnership with Experian

July 08, 2020

The partnership means WeaveTech is able to integrate its application interfaces (APIs) in line with Experian’s credit checking functionality and offer the service to its retail partners.

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Speaker’s Corner: the service opportunities for retailers post-lockdown

June 22, 2020

Reading the papers this weekend helped put into context the challenges retail faces. From the measures to keep employees and customers safe, through carefully curated ranges that may have to be quarantined, to trying to keep the fun in shopping, retailers have a fight on their hands. Numerous brands face liquidation and many are trying to fend it off with store closures. All this against a backdrop of impending recession.

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