Deutsche Telekom subsidiary Motionlogic has teamed up with software specialist PTV Group to tackle urban traffic planning in a pilot in Karsruhe, Germany, which saw "swarm data" from Deutsche Telekom's mobile network being used to optimize traffic flows. The data provided hard fact on commuters' movements, rather than relying on commuters' responses to traffic surveys. Motionlogic has its origins in Telekom Innovation Laboratories, Deutsche Telekom's R&D arm.
Hungary's Magyar Telekom plc has fallen foul of net neutrality rules, Broadband TV News reports. The operator has been ordered by the country's regulator to ensure an interference-free Internet service and ditch its current traffic management measures.