31.03.2009Arqiva, a company that provides infrastructure behind television, radio and wireless communications in the UK announced that they had been selected by Mobile Broadband Network Limited (MBNL), a joint venture between T-Mobile UK and 3 UK. The Register, a massively read UK IT publication, covered the story and focused on the nature of the deal between T-Mobile UK and 3 UK. The coverage also described Arqiva as an "unsurprising choice", going on to discuss the extent of the company's operations in the UK.
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