Altan Alpay

Adventures of a Nerd in Mobile Internet Revolution

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LTE trials start with 100mbps – Another Nail on WIMAX’s Coffin?

Long Term Evolution (“LTE”) trials jump start with a whopping speeds exceeding 100 Mbps! The joint testing activities led by an impressive list: Alcatel-Lucent, Ericsson, France Telecom/Orange, Nokia, Nokia Siemens Networks, Nortel, T-Mobile and Vodafone. The long list of telecom giants indicate that Intel’s WiMAX gambit has taken seriously and LTE is the response. As [...]

6 May 2007 at 14:39 - Comments
I am trying to find some information of the WiMax vs LTE situation. To me it seems to be depending ...
19 August 09 at 01:06

T-Mobile Campus in Bonn

Today I had some free time and went out to take pictures of T-Mobile Campus in Bonn. It is a strange building looks like a shape of space ship. The massive 123,000 m² campus has an impressive entrance hall itself covering 2,300 m² and houses Europe’s largest indoor LED wall. When compared, It dwarfs Googleplex [...]

23 January 2007 at 18:42 - Comments
Ryan
i thought that it would look nicer.
2 February 07 at 13:40
Teoman
T-Mobile campus Led screen was made by AG4. The Worlds First Transparent Media Facade. Outdoor 300sqm, 87x704px, 245.000 led used.
25 October 07 at 04:27

Coming Soon: Do It Yourself Podvertising for Dummies!

Just a Joke. But seriously Podcasting really need a book like this. Thanks Emre for pointing out the Dummies Cover Creator. Good one! Myspace Layouts

15 January 2007 at 18:16 - Comments

Gaffur emerges as Mahir 2.0

While Mahir tries to find a way to sue Borat for capitalizing on his persona, a genuine internet/digital media star emerges as Mahir 2.0: Gaffur!! Gaffur is yet another internet phenomen just about to explode worldwide. In reality he is a cult chacter played by Peker Acikalin in a TV-Series called Avrupa Yakasi (European Side) in Turkish TVs. He recently [...]

14 January 2007 at 16:34 - Comments

Tribute to Ahmet Ertegün

As you already heard the news, Ahmet Ertegun, a Turkish immigrant, one of the modern music industry’s most influential figures who shaped the sound of music for the past 60 years, passed away last month. Ertegun co-founded Atlantic Records in 1947 and helped to popularize Led Zeppelin, Rolling Stones, Cream, Ray Charles and many others. Revolutionizing the record [...]

13 January 2007 at 18:04 - Comments

CNN TURK Podcasts 30+ programs

CNN Turk starts Podcasting.

22 March 2006 at 15:35 - Comments