So for no particular reason, other than interest, I looked at stories making the headlines on Total Telecom, on or around the 1st April one, five, ten and fifteen years ago.
ONE YEAR AGO: 1 APRIL 2011
AT&T establishes terms of $20bn loan from JP Morgan
Time Warner Cable removes channels from iPad app
London Tube mobile phone plan dropped
FIVE YEARS AGO: 2 APRIL 2007
Blyk business model in question as launch looms
AT&T in talks to become majority Telecom Italia shareholder
TEN YEARS AGO: 1 APRIL 2002
Japanese 3G market heats up as KDDI joins in
NTL calls Chapter 11 report 'speculation'
FIFTEEN YEARS AGO: 1 APRIL 1997
Loral to Join Alcatel in Skybridge Alliance
Arianespace to Launch Eutelsat W3