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Vodafone Spain launches commercial 4.5G

27 June 2017 

Vodafone Spain has started activating download speeds of up to 700Mbps in downtown Madrid and Salamanca, and will spend the next few months rolling it out in the central areas of Barcelona, Valencia, Malaga, Seville, Bilbao, Zaragoza and A Coruña

Applications open for the next F-LANE class

23 May 2017 

In collaboration with Impact Hub Berlin and the Social Entrepreneurship Akademie, the Vodafone Institute has launched the next round of F-LANE, a competition focused on finding innovative technology start-ups  by women or for women.

Photo credit: Vodafone Institute

21 February 2017 

10 years of M-Pesa

M-Pesa: the story of how the world’s leading mobile money service was created in Kenya.


7 February 2017 

Robots and I: how will automation shape the Gigabit age

Are robots a friend or foe? The Vodafone Institute, Vodafone’s European think tank, hosted “Robots and I: how will automation shape the Gigabit Age?” in Brussels to explore the issue.

20 October 2016 

Broadband World Forum 2016

Speaking at the Broadband World Forum in London, Vodafone Group Public Policy Director Markus Reinisch summarised how the right policy environment can enable connectivity.