Cubic-Telecom

  • Cubic Telecom Secures $5.2M To Create Devices That Roam Mobile Networks Cheaply

    Cubic Telecom Secures $5.2M To Create Devices That Roam Mobile Networks Cheaply

    We’re all familiar with the bill shock associated with roaming abroad with our cellphones. There are plenty of players that allow you to swap out your SIM card and use cheaper traffic, including Cubic Telecom. However, that process is tedious. So Cubic has secured new funding to enable a range of tablets and notebooks to have their technology built into partner devices. To do this… Read More

  • MAXroam Partners With Ryanair To Offer Travelers Low-Cost Roaming

    MAXroam Partners With Ryanair To Offer Travelers Low-Cost Roaming

    Cubic Telecom, the TechCrunch40 company behind the traveler-friendly SIM card MAXroam, has partnered with popular European airline Ryanair to slash roaming costs for travelers. Cubic Telecom’s MAXroam allows users to use their unlocked cell phones in over 180 countries, saving around 60-80% on roaming charges. Starting today, Ryanair will slash mobile phone roaming charges by up to 70% via… Read More

  • With MAXroam's New SIM, You Can Kiss AT&T Goodbye And Head To Europe With Your iPad

    With MAXroam's New SIM, You Can Kiss AT&T Goodbye And Head To Europe With Your iPad

    One of the best things about opting to get the 3G version of the iPad is that it’s completely unlocked. You don’t have to do anything that voids the warranty to get it to work with any GSM Micro SIM. In the U.S., that’s not that useful since the only major GSM carriers are Apple partner AT&T and T-Mobile. But this means you can use the iPad 3G around the world even… Read More

  • Live From Qik Special Event Announcing QikRoam

    Live From Qik Special Event Announcing QikRoam

    We’re here at Qik’s office in Redwood City, California, where Qik is holding a special event to make a new product announcement. Mary Coughlan, the deputy Prime Minister of Ireland, is here to make the announcement. Qik is announcing a long term partnership with Pat Phelan’s company Cubic Telecom to create QikRoam. QikRoam is a special SIM card you can order today from… Read More

  • Dopplr And MAXroam Are Now Travel Buddies

    Dopplr And MAXroam Are Now Travel Buddies

    Cubic Telecom, the TechCrunch40 company behind the traveler-friendly SIM card MAXroam, has partnered with Dopplr to sell the card through its online store. The Dopplr-branded SIM card will be available for a reduced rate of €45 (down five euro from its normal price). Both companies have a strong travel focus: Cubic Telecom’s MAXroam allows users to use their unlocked cell phones in… Read More

  • TechCrunch 40 Session 2: Mobile & Communications

    TechCrunch 40 Session 2: Mobile & Communications

    Session two as follows, including our live notes. Cubic Telecom Cubic Telecom is creating a global Mobile Virtual Network (MVNo). The company aims to drastically reduce international calling rates by lowering mobile roaming and call charges. Founder Pat Phelan a well known communications blogger “wants a world in which anyone can pick up their mobile phone wherever they are and call… Read More